Proposition 8 Overturned

  Huffington Post A federal judge overturned California’s gay-marriage ban Wednesday in a landmark case that could eventually force the U.S. Supreme Court to confront the question of whether same-sex couples have a constitutional right to wed. The ruling by Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker touched off a celebration outside the courthouse. Gay couples waved… More Proposition 8 Overturned

Late Night/Early Morning Blog Roundup 8-4-2010

Employers Moving From Furloughs To Outright Pay Cuts The furloughs that popped up during the recession are being replaced by a highly unu.. Ground Zero Mosque APPEAL: Conservative Law Firm Will Fight Go-Ahead V.. By Alfredo Garcia Religion News Service (RNS) A conservative religious law firm plan.. Limbaugh falsely suggests unemployment has exceeded nine percent for… More Late Night/Early Morning Blog Roundup 8-4-2010

Still more proof Sarah Palin is toxic outside her bubble

The Plum Line Okay, here’s still more evidence, as if you needed it, that Sarah Palin is increasingly toxic to voters who reside outside the Palin Nation bubble. Pew Research just released a new poll finding that more than twice as many Americans see a Palin endorsement as a negative for a Congressional candidate than view… More Still more proof Sarah Palin is toxic outside her bubble

Reid and Sanders blast the “Dred Scott Republicans”

Daily Kos Diary – Joan McCarter Bernie Sanders rightly pegs the constitutional revisionism on immigration from the Republicans for what it is. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a self-described democratic socialist, said the amendment “deserves discussion” but that Republicans are demagoging the issue ahead of the midterm elections. “If you think it’s a coincidence this is… More Reid and Sanders blast the “Dred Scott Republicans”

McConnell Refuses To Detail GOP Agenda

I wonder why the GOP refuses to detail their agenda?  Could it be that the party of “No” has no agenda?   Think Progress After spending months using gimmicks and “flimsy” websites attempting to convince voters they have fresh and substantive policy ideas, Republicans have all but conceded they don’t have any. Last month, Rep. Peter… More McConnell Refuses To Detail GOP Agenda

Lou Dobbs Opposes GOP Push To Repeal The 14th Amendment Over Immigration (VIDEO)

Huffington Post The growing chorus of Senate Republicans urging repeal of the 14th Amendment as a means of denying citizenship to the children of immigrants received a rebuke Tuesday from, of all people, notorious immigration foe Lou Dobbs. Appearing on Fox News, the former CNN host defended the constitutional amendment which provides birthright citizenship. “The… More Lou Dobbs Opposes GOP Push To Repeal The 14th Amendment Over Immigration (VIDEO)