Joe Scarborough advises tea party lawmakers not to ‘scare little kids and pets’

Raw Story MSNBC host and former Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough counseled the incoming class of tea party legislators not to abuse their new-found powers, jesting that they might scare young children and animals. Scarborough recalled to Parade magazine when the new Republican Congress of 1995 tried to trample a weakened President Bill Clinton and ended… More Joe Scarborough advises tea party lawmakers not to ‘scare little kids and pets’

Wild Face The Nation Shoutfest: Reps. Michele Bachmann And Anthony Weiner Go At It

Mediaite Luckily regular Face the Nation host Bob Schieffer was vacationing because the mild-mannered Schieffer might not have been able to keep this wild bunch of elected representatives under control. Substitute host Harry Smith handled the debate well though, as Representatives Michele Bachmann, Anthony Weiner , Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Mike Kelly unleashed a fury of… More Wild Face The Nation Shoutfest: Reps. Michele Bachmann And Anthony Weiner Go At It

George Will Definitively Declares Sarah Palin “Cannot Be Elected President”

Well, I suppose if George Will says it, then it must be true! (snark) Even before Mr. Will made the above statement, other Americans already knew that Sarah Palin was not electable to the highest office in the land. Mediaite We’re now less than two years away from the next presidential election, which means it’s time for… More George Will Definitively Declares Sarah Palin “Cannot Be Elected President”

Darrell Issa Takes Aim At Obama White House: ‘One Of The Most Corrupt Administrations’

It seems Rep. Darrell Issa wants to investigate the Obama administration for being “one of the most corrupt administrations.”   Oversight of any administration is a positive thing.  However, when the motive is to ultimately destroy the presidency of Barack Obama, it becomes questionable and frankly, ourageous. Where was this diligent oversight on an outrageously corrupt administration… More Darrell Issa Takes Aim At Obama White House: ‘One Of The Most Corrupt Administrations’

Key House Republican: We Might Have Veto-Proof Majority For Repealing Health Care

The lunatics are running the asylum… Huffington Post Incoming House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) predicted on Sunday that House Republicans would not only have enough votes to repeal the president’s health care reform law, but also could have the numbers to override a presidential veto of that repeal, and would start the… More Key House Republican: We Might Have Veto-Proof Majority For Repealing Health Care

Schwarzenegger stepping down as California governor

The California Governator’s seven year term has ended… Raw Story Arnold Schwarzenegger steps down as California “Governator” Monday, defending his record to the last — and keeping fans and others guessing about his next move. After seven years at the helm of the Golden State, the former champion body builder turned “Terminator” movie megastar and businessman is… More Schwarzenegger stepping down as California governor

Joe Biden To Take Bigger Role As Obama Faces Stronger GOP

McClatchy Vice President Joe Biden is a career politician who has spent virtually his entire adult life in Washington politics — seemingly the antithesis of Barack Obama’s hope-and-change message. Yet with a new political order in Washington, the success of Obama’s presidency hinges more and more on the negotiating skills and political instincts of his… More Joe Biden To Take Bigger Role As Obama Faces Stronger GOP