Nancy Pelosi Briefly Hospitalized In Rome

Huffington Post House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was hospitalized during a trip to Rome, Italy on Monday, AFP reports. According to Italian news outlets, the ranking Democrat was reportedly admitted to Umberto I hospital after feeling “slightly unwell” and is undergoing tests. ABC News reports that the United States Embassy in Rome is aware of… More Nancy Pelosi Briefly Hospitalized In Rome

Rick Scott Booed At Yankees Training Camp Game (VIDEO)

Some people don’t appreciate FL. Gov. Rick Scott’s games … Huffington Post When Florida Governor Rick Scott took to the mound on Saturday at a pre-season game between the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays, some in the crowd made clear they were no fans of the Republican lawmaker. Scott, who was elected into… More Rick Scott Booed At Yankees Training Camp Game (VIDEO)

Captured NY Times Journalists Released From Libya

I wondered what the status of the NY Times journalists was after the start of the coalition offensive.  I’m glad to hear that  they were released. ABC News Captured NY Times journalists released from Libya, cross into Tunisia 6 days after capture “The whole family is overjoyed and thrilled and appreciate all the support and love that… More Captured NY Times Journalists Released From Libya

The Latest News from Libya

Gawker Barely two days after U.N. authorization, the vaunted no-fly zone over Libya has been been “officially enforced” by a coalition of U.S., French and British forces. Here’s the latest from the ongoing conflict in Libya: Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi’s compound was reportedly struck by U.K. forces on Sunday night, though American officials insisted the dictator wasn’t… More The Latest News from Libya

GOP Bill Would Force IRS to Conduct Abortion Audits

The entire concept is absurd.  What happened to the GOP’s promise of “smaller” government? Mother Jones Were you raped? Was it incest? And other questions the government’s tax cops would have to ask women who’ve terminated pregnancies. Under a GOP-backed bill expected to sail through the House of Representatives, the Internal Revenue Service would be forced to… More GOP Bill Would Force IRS to Conduct Abortion Audits

Poll: Public already losing patience with new Congress

So much for the Republicans in both houses of Congress telling us what the American people want or think.   Where are the jobs? McClatchy Once again, the public is getting increasingly disgusted with Washington. It sees a failure to adopt remedies for even the most basic, pressing issues of the day, as Congress struggles to… More Poll: Public already losing patience with new Congress