She was against interviewing with the national media before she was FOR it…can anyone say “flip flop”? Think Progress GOP U.S. Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell sparked a media firestorm after her victory in the Delaware primary last month. After establishment Republicans attacked her and comedian Bill Maher released a video clip of her saying she… More O’Donnell Breaks No National Media Pledge, Interviews With CNN — Will She Now Appear On Maddow?
Senator DeMinted (R-SC) is under fire, as well he should be… Huffington Post Joining several LGBT and women’s rights organizations, the nation’s two major teachers unions are now coming out and criticizing Sen. Jim DeMint’s (R-S.C.) recent comments that openly gay individuals and unmarried pregnant women should be barred from teaching in public schools. “We thought these battles had already… More Teachers Unions Pile On DeMint[ed]: ‘Ignorance And Discrimination Go Hand In Hand’
Well, it seems they got caught this time trying to present a “populous view”, which in reality is strictly corporate run, bought and sold…H/T to Mike Allen over at Politico. Politico A Republican ad that shows a couple of regular-looking guys commiserating in a diner about West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin (D) turns out to have been… More GOP ad casting call: ‘hicky’ W.Va. look
Democurmudgeon Reince Priebus is the “the boosterish, workaholic chairman of the Wisconsin GOP.” Oh, he is so much more than that. He’s Wisconsin’s Barney Fife and sometimes mentioned as a possible replacement for his good friend Michael Steele. In a recent media conference call with Wispolitics.com, about Sen. Russ Feingold’s position that Osama bin Laden should… More Wisconsin GOP Chairman Priebus calls for Obama’s execution!!!
First lady first on list of most powerful women One look at the 2010 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list and it is clear that we’ve.. Video: GOP fails to correct O’Donnell’s ‘classified’ claims Rachel Maddow talks about the GOP’s refusal to refute Christine O’Donnell’s claims t.. Poverty hits the suburbs as Gingrich mocks the… More Thursday Evening Blog Roundup
The Senate tried to sneak this bill in without debate just before they went on vacation. Essentially the bill was to make it easier for courts to clear foreclosures so banks could process them at a faster pace… CNN Money President Obama won’t sign a bill that could have made it easier for courts to clear foreclosures,… More Obama vetoes bill to speed foreclosures
Daily Kos Diary – Joan McCarter Back in July, the Republicans announced their big “America Speaking Out” effort, with the Web site designed to let America craft the new Republican agenda. Then we found out who they considered America when they promptly convened a meeting with key lobbyists. Invitees included Dan Danner, head of the… More The Chamber, the GOP, the “Pledge” and outsourcing
We, as Americans, need to pay close attention to the United States Chamber of Commerce’s relationship with Crossroads GPS and the Chamber’s relationship with foreign contributors. The motives of the USCOC are not in the interest of American citizens and American jobs… Think Progress Following ThinkProgress’s exclusive report detailing how the U.S. Chamber of Commerce actively solicits… More Kissing Cousins: How The U.S. Chamber Of Commerce And American Crossroads Hook Up To Elect Republicans
The Daily Beast The email feud between Joe Miller and Todd Palin reveals a problem for Sarah’s political future: her vindictive streak. Sarah Palin made Joe Miller’s career by endorsing his upstart campaign against GOP senator and Alaskan political powerhouse Lisa Murkowski. The former Alaskan governor’s support helped Miller, a political novice, topple Murkowski in… More Palin’s Achilles’ Heel
Huffington Post “Ed Show” host Ed Schultz took on the powerful U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday night in the wake of allegations that the business lobby is spending foreign money on political attack ads in violation of federal election laws. “I’m going to say this loud and clear,” Schultz said, with a graphic reading “Anti-American Money… More Ed Schultz Takes On The Chamber Of Commerce’s ‘Anti-American Money Bomb’ (VIDEO)