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Why Did Scott Walker Sell WI’s Poorest Native Tribe Down the River?

February 28, 2015

Republican Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker waited for a year and a half before officially deciding on February 19 to crush the dreams of some of the poorest people in Wisconsin. The Menominee tribe, a sovereign Native nation with a…

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Rep. King SHREDS GOP Colleagues Over DHS Funding FAIL

February 28, 2015

Rep.  Peter King (R-NY) called out his colleagues on Friday, saying the GOP has been the party of National Security since the time of Eisenhower. One would think that funding the Department of Homeland Security should be top priority for…

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Leadership?? Boehner’s House Defeats Funding For Department Of Homeland Security

February 27, 2015

With just a few hours left until funding for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was scheduled to run out, the House of Representatives voted down a bill to provide temporary funds. There will now be at least a partial…

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Snow-Job On The Senate Floor

February 27, 2015

The GOP proudly displayed their science acumen once again on Thursday. Senator Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) snidely provided a visual aid on the Senate floor in an effort to prove his opinion on “climate change hysteria.” The distinguished gentleman tossed a…

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Chris Christie Needs to Sit Down and Shut Up

February 26, 2015

Chris Christie, governor of New Jersey, perennial buffoon, and a man who will never be president, had something interesting to say at the Conservative Political Action Conference today. Well, sometimes people need to be told to sit down and shut…

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Fifty Shades of Pay to Play: NC Okays Lobbyist-On-Politician Sex

February 26, 2015

If you thought Citizens United blindfolded politicians to their responsibilities to voters and handcuffed them to the depraved whims of special interests, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet. In December, Joal H. Broun, the North Carolina secretary of state’s lobbying compliance…

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Idaho Republican Believes Female Digestive System Includes The Vagina (VIDEO)

February 24, 2015

A mind-blowingly dumb statement by an Idaho State Rep. is further proof that Republicans are generally clueless about how the female body works. Idaho lawmaker. Vito Barbieri is the latest example of how Republicans probably just need to shut up…

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Gov. Scott Walker is ‘Waiting on a Sign from a Higher Power’ to Run for President

February 24, 2015

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker told a Christian Media Convention in Tennessee that he was “waiting on a sign from a higher power” before deciding whether to run for president. Since Walker recently wouldn’t answer the question when asked if he…

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Obama’s Swift Veto Of Keystone Pipeline Deep-Sixes GOP Power Play

February 24, 2015

President Obama wasted no time. As soon as Senate Majority Leader sent the bill forcing approval of the Keystone Pipeline XL project to the White House, Obama vetoed it. He sent this message out to the country — and specifically…

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Not Even Most Republicans Think America Is The Greatest Country

February 23, 2015

Rudy Giuliani stirred up a crock of shit last week with his questions about whether President Obama loves America. It’s no surprise that his rhetoric stinks. Even the conservative media has called out Giuliani for his dishonesty. Megyn Kelly  of Fox News made the…

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