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I had the privilege -- and terror -- of sharing my "personal story" at a press conference held Thursday by the Obama/Biden campaign. In the Georgia Capitol Building's grand rotunda, Georgia Labor ...
by sboucher
Comment Count 322 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2008 at 08:22 PM PDT with 1053 Recommends
Holy crapsky, this is explosive. John McCain really does hate government spending. For weeks we've been hearing about McCain plans on providing tax credits for Americans to buy their own health ...
by dansac
Comment Count 338 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2008 at 05:59 AM PDT with 1044 Recommends
OK. so I decide to work the system a bit and take my 2003 Kia Sorrento SUV into a Kia dealer in Tucson for a promised free diagnostic test and free "360 inspection", an overall check of the car. The ...
by Dave in AZ
Comment Count 426 comments on Fri Sep 13, 2013 at 11:06 AM PDT with 922 Recommends
Long time no diary. And sorry about that: it may have seemed like time off, but it was all rather like launching a Moon Mission on four months' notice, including building the space center and ...
by Keith Olbermann
Comment Count 312 comments on Mon Jul 11, 2011 at 03:05 PM PDT with 711 Recommends
Please join me in opposing any deficit reduction agreement that cuts Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid - ...
by US Senator Bernie Sanders
Comment Count 248 comments on Wed Jul 20, 2011 at 06:21 AM PDT with 681 Recommends
The stimulus bill is being watered down by the moderate Republicans and the so-called Democrats in the U.S. Senate. They JUST DON'T GET IT! ...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 566 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2009 at 05:17 AM PST with 678 Recommends
Recently, on his farewell tour, George W. Bush's Secretary of 'Defense', Billy Bob Gates chastised the Europeans and NATO for being insufficiently warlike. He told them they risked becoming a second ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 302 comments on Fri Jul 08, 2011 at 07:10 AM PDT with 586 Recommends
Many are sitting here shocked that a Democratic President, Barack Obama is freely and willing to cut benefits from Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Programs that the public PAYS INTO from ...
by icebergslim
Comment Count 1312 comments on Thu Jul 21, 2011 at 12:45 PM PDT with 573 Recommends
Faced with mounds of polling data showing that Sarah Palin has sunk John McCain's presidential campaign, and with a growing number of conservatives throwing Sarah Palin under the bus, I guess it was ...
by davidkc
Comment Count 444 comments on Sat Oct 18, 2008 at 05:17 AM PDT with 560 Recommends
It's hard enough to tell a patient he or she has cancer. It's worse telling someone they have cancer that we can't cure. But telling someone she has a leukemia that responds well to treatment,
by david78209
Comment Count 366 comments on Sun Nov 14, 2010 at 12:05 PM PST with 552 Recommends
It sounded like a super-awesome free-market joyride for Wisconsin's Medicaid recipients. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services issued ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 180 comments on Tue Jul 05, 2011 at 07:47 PM PDT with 542 Recommends
As I’m sure you are aware, there is currently a major effort being waged by Wall Street CEOs, Republicans and some Democrats to do deficit reduction on the backs of the middle class and working ...
by US Senator Bernie Sanders
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 07:06 AM PST with 516 Recommends
My mom forwarded me an e-mail. You know the kind. Republican swill. I especially liked the title: Subject: Fwd: WATCH BEFORE IT'S TAKEN OFF THE INTERNET Because, yeah, there is so much ...
by sane
Comment Count 156 comments on Sun Mar 25, 2012 at 06:37 PM PDT with 511 Recommends
Jon Gruber is a heath care expert from MIT who advised Romney in the creation of the Massachusetts Plan (Romneycare) and was involved with the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). In an interview today ...
by TomP
Comment Count 148 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2014 at 09:50 AM PDT with 496 Recommends
The current debt ceiling battle is sputtering its last coughs. While Republican leaders are tinkling their victory triangles, a more nuanced view reveals that Obama and Dems are the ones who ...
by Liberal Gal Blog
Comment Count 884 comments on Mon Aug 01, 2011 at 08:12 AM PDT with 496 Recommends
There's been a slew of diaries saying that Pelosi has given up on health care reform. That's not true. She's considering going the reconciliation route.
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 640 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 09:38 AM PST with 482 Recommends
"Let Vermont be the first state in the nation to treat health care as a right and not a privilege." -- Governor Sumlin's inaugural address, January 6th, 2011 Peter ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 285 comments on Thu May 26, 2011 at 07:51 AM PDT with 477 Recommends
Yep, you've got that right. On a day where Missouri passed an irresponsible tax cut overriding a Jay Nixon Veto, elderly and others have taken to the capital to demand that Missouri take the ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 153 comments on Tue May 06, 2014 at 10:06 AM PDT with 474 Recommends
I am at the final conclusion that Barack Obama will sign anything to get a deal on the debt ceiling. Anything. And this statement solidifies my thinking ...
by icebergslim
Comment Count 1215 comments on Mon Jul 11, 2011 at 03:36 PM PDT with 470 Recommends
The very idea that we would be facing cuts to our Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, during a "crisis" that is not really a crisis for our social safety net, is profoundly undemocratic. Pushing ...
by scorpiorising
Comment Count 372 comments on Sun Jul 24, 2011 at 09:45 AM PDT with 469 Recommends