THE IMPOSSIBLE DREAM: REASONING WITH A TEA PARTIER

I started reading P.J. Carpenter’s blog today and found it quite interesting. For one thing, as demonstrated in his article posted here, he seems to understand what President Obama is up against in terms of the Tea Party and The Party of No (GOP in general.) In the following article he talks about Judson Phillips,… More THE IMPOSSIBLE DREAM: REASONING WITH A TEA PARTIER

Dear Congress…

DEAR CONGRESS, Last year I mismanaged my funds and this year my family and I cannot decide on a budget. Until we can come to a unified decision that fits all of our needs and interests, we will have to shut down our check book and will no longer be able to pay our taxes.… More Dear Congress…

117 Members Of Congress Join Letter Calling For DOJ Action Against Voter Disenfranchisement Laws

Well this is very good news… Think Progress Earlier this month, 16 senators sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder calling for DOJ to examine whether the voter ID laws, which are the centerpiece of the GOP’s war on voting, violate the Voting Rights Act. Earlier this week, over 100 members of the House of Representatives wrote… More 117 Members Of Congress Join Letter Calling For DOJ Action Against Voter Disenfranchisement Laws

Tea party rally on Capitol Hill draws thin crowd

The Teabaggers seem to be losing interest in those “rallies” lately… Politico It had all the makings of a big time tea party rally: Presidential candidate Herman Cain, conservative Sens. Jim DeMint of South Carolina, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Mike Lee of Utah all showed up outside the Capitol Wednesday to urge members to… More Tea party rally on Capitol Hill draws thin crowd

Karl Rove’s Crossroads trolls for guys on gay hook-up app Grindr

I wonder, were they looking for Jeff Gannon for Karl? Raw Story Conservative political group Crossroads GPS, co-founded by former Bush adviser Karl Rove, is notorious for spending millions on political advertising, most recently doling out $20 million for anti-Obama ads. It wasn’t until this week, however, that the placement of their ads drew as much… More Karl Rove’s Crossroads trolls for guys on gay hook-up app Grindr

NOT SINCE LINCOLN

I read this article,  and was reminded  of a political pundit on the Martin Bashir Show who said something similar. This current article by p.m. carpenter talks about the troubles Abe Lincoln had with his political opponents and the comparison to Obama’s political opposition today. p m carpenter’s commentary […] Not since Abe Lincoln took… More NOT SINCE LINCOLN