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Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Rand Paul has shown himself completely out of ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 118 comments on Mon Aug 16, 2010 at 06:37 PM PDT with 172 Recommends
by Chincoteague
Comment Count 155 comments on Tue Mar 28, 2006 at 03:55 PM PST with 145 Recommends
For years, red state socialism - the steady, one-way flow of taxpayer dollars from Washington DC to solidly Republican states - ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Feb 21, 2011 at 12:51 PM PST with 44 Recommends
Okay, so we know that despite troubles in Detroit and Toyotaland the automobile is still king in the US of A. But sometimes it takes some raw numbers to bring home just how much the entire country's ...
by citisven
Comment Count 53 comments on Thu Feb 04, 2010 at 08:29 AM PST with 37 Recommends
This could spell the end of Bush handing out our money to the Churches of his choice as he feels like it. Bushs so-called evangelic bent has been behind the passing out of Millions of our tax ...
by SmileySam
Comment Count 58 comments on Tue Dec 04, 2007 at 01:00 AM PST with 34 Recommends
I diaried about this last night before the story got coverage at the Huff Po, Good Morning America and Reuter’s so whether or not it’s within diary rules, I am reposting this diary ...
by jhw22
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Mar 04, 2010 at 10:35 AM PST with 31 Recommends
I am a scientist and like many scientists my job is completely dependent on grant money. The Republicans in Congress have taken a hatchet over the years to federal grant money for scientific ...
by cordgrass
Comment Count 80 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 06:04 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Texas was hit hard in 2008 by hurricanes Dolly and Ike. The federal government pitched in $3.1 Billion Dollars in disaster relief to help people hit hardest. The relief funding was intended to ...
by skywriter
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Oct 04, 2011 at 11:14 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
For social conservatives, it is often said, life begins at conception and ends at birth. If so, nowhere is that more true than in Mississippi. After all, the Magnolia State seems poised to ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Oct 30, 2011 at 05:40 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Back in the early years when a younger, more flagrant George W. Bush gently hinted at the idea that some tax dollars might be shifted over to "faith based" efforts, I knew then exactly what he meant.
by Detroit Mark
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM PST with 20 Recommends
As a "nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy research organization," the National Center for Policy Analysis produced a policy paper in December of 2012 that reaffirmed its "nonpartisan" credibility ...
by dannyboy1
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Maybe President Bush is smarter than he appears. After all, it takes an aspect of cunning to introduce a proposal that would require federally funded medical institutions to hire health care ...
by NeverStopTheProgress
Comment Count 165 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2008 at 01:09 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Perhaps there is a smugness when we read about another child abuse case at the hands of a parent. We believe that the case worker is "damned if she does, damned if she doesn't". However we are not ...
by mntleo2
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Jul 13, 2010 at 08:16 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
by sfluke
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 21, 2006 at 10:48 PM PST with 17 Recommends
far the most relevant to the current debate. Every corporation uses the infrastructure of America to perform their business. The larger the corporation the more infrastructure it utilizes. The ...
by arlandbaee
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 11:02 PM PST with 14 Recommends
I submitted written testimony to the Harkin committee hearing on the importance of embryonic stem cell research, responding to the threat of federal funding being permanently stopped. Your ...
by diverdonreed
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Sep 18, 2010 at 05:34 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Last Saturdays' diary by Dartagnan's on 'Hilarious--NPR Receiving Warnings From Longtime "Viewers"' was heavily commented and many of us sent emails and donations to NPR in support of their ...
by Renie57
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Oct 25, 2010 at 05:08 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
This is not a new story. Lot's of people are well aware of the facts. The Ed Show ran a story on this in February, 2012. http://ed.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/02/17/10436891-romney-used-federal-...
by BornDuringWWII
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat Jul 21, 2012 at 07:44 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
By Steph Sterling Director of Government Relations and Senior Advisor, National Women's Law Center Cross-
by National Womens Law Center
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 08:23 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Some good news for Colorado today: http://www.gazette.com/articles/senate-152373-colorado-watershed.html#...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 04:55 PM PDT with 9 Recommends