Frosh GOPer On Foreign Affairs Committee Wonders If Obama Will Attack ‘Africa’ After Libya

This guy had no clue that Libya is in fact IN Africa! The ignorance and stupidity coming out of the GOP in both houses (but particularly the congress) is totally mind blowing! TPMDC The old joke goes that most people can’t find whatever country the United States is at war with on a map. Same seems to… More Frosh GOPer On Foreign Affairs Committee Wonders If Obama Will Attack ‘Africa’ After Libya

GMA Takes On ‘Tea Party Darlings On The Dole’

Now this is real journalism on the part of Good Morning America… Mediaite Thursday morning, ABC’s Good Morning America suggested some of the Tea Party’s leaders have a case of “Hill Hypocrisy” for attacking government spending while taking millions in government money. ABC’s senior political correspondent Jonathan Karl reported “the Tea Party movement is all… More GMA Takes On ‘Tea Party Darlings On The Dole’

MSNBC – The Last Word – Cantor On How Laws Are (Not) Made

With just nine days to reach a crucial budget deal, the number two Republican in the House, Majority Leader Eric Cantor, shocked the world by admitting that he has no idea how to solve the budget problem… because he has no idea how a bill becomes a law. H/t: Democratic Underground Related Articles Lawrence O’Donnell… More MSNBC – The Last Word – Cantor On How Laws Are (Not) Made

Supreme Court: No One Should Pay for Innocent Man’s 18-Year Incarceration

I suppose most people are adjusting to the fact that those very conservative 5-4 decisions on the United States Supreme Court will continue until one of two things happen: a) a conservative retires and the current president appoints a liberal or moderate to that seat or b) Scalia, Thomas or some other rogue Justice is… More Supreme Court: No One Should Pay for Innocent Man’s 18-Year Incarceration

HuffPo: Floridians Are Maybe Starting To Understand Their Governor Is A Grifter

Another case of  of buyers’ remorse? Jason Linkins – Huffington Post Despite his being best known as a cartoon villain fraudster who bilked Medicare and incurred a record-setting fine from authorities, Florida Governor Rick Scott outspent and outgunned his primary opponent Bill McCollum and then slipped past Democratic challenger Alex Sink in the 2010 GOP… More HuffPo: Floridians Are Maybe Starting To Understand Their Governor Is A Grifter

Jan Brewer Signs Controversial Abortion Bill Into Law

I truly believe that GOP politicians are unaware of the political pulse of the nation.  They are myopic in their quests to legislate the most extreme laws thinking that the “American people” as they often refer to us, are on the side of conservative governance.  I suspect that there will be a rude awakening in the… More Jan Brewer Signs Controversial Abortion Bill Into Law

TRMS: GOP’s Small Government Rhetoric vs. Big, Intrusive Government

Rachel Maddow demonstrates how every major GOP politician claims to support “limited government” but practice the total opposite. Related Articles Rachel Maddow exposes extreme agenda of conservative GOP Governors (ipundit.wordpress.com) Rachel Maddow: Connecting the dots from Wisconsin to D.C. (bruceturnerjr5.wordpress.com) Michael Moore to Rachel Maddow: “This Is Class War” (alternet.org) Maddow And O’Donnell Praise Obama’s… More TRMS: GOP’s Small Government Rhetoric vs. Big, Intrusive Government