Gilbert Brown, Famed Green Bay Packer, Urges Wisconsin Voters To Recall Republicans

Today may just turn out to be a pivotal moment for the progressive movement across the nation.  All eyes are on Wisconsin and the re-call efforts of its citizens.  Go Wisconsin! The Huffington Post As Wisconsin voters head to the polls Tuesday for the first of two critical recall election days, the labor backed coalition… More Gilbert Brown, Famed Green Bay Packer, Urges Wisconsin Voters To Recall Republicans

Rush Limbaugh: America On Same Path As England; Rioters Are Same As Obama Voters

  It’s a shame that since the LEGAL election of our first African-American President, not only has politics become personal in our country, racism has also been allowed to resurface with impunity and fester as though we were back in the 1950’s all over again. Of course Rush Limbaugh, the self-described leader of the GOP… More Rush Limbaugh: America On Same Path As England; Rioters Are Same As Obama Voters

Rick Santorum Has Ideas About Making Healthcare Affordable

Yucky Rick Santorum is at it again.  What a piece of fecal matter!   Wonkette eviscerates the turd! Wonkette Hey all you whiny freeloading libruls, did you know that your health care costs are actually probably quite reasonable? This is our BREAKING NEWS brought to us by that yucky Rick Santorum, whose vast knowledge of… More Rick Santorum Has Ideas About Making Healthcare Affordable

Texas Rep. tells crowd Obama impeachment ‘needs to happen,’ but fails to say why

This guy is representative of the dysfunctional GOP psyche… Raw Story A Republican congressman from Texas recently told a gathering of tea party supporters that the impeachment of President Barack Obama “needs to happen,” but when queried as to why, he could not say. The comment comes from Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX), a women’s doctor… More Texas Rep. tells crowd Obama impeachment ‘needs to happen,’ but fails to say why

Sheriff Arpaio’s misspent jail funds could exceed $100M

Arizona Daily Star Maricopa County Manager David Smith expects the amount of jail funds inappropriately spent by Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s office to exceed $100 million. Smith says in a letter Monday to federal prosecutors that the current $99.5 million total of misspending over eight years is likely to increase as the final six months of… More Sheriff Arpaio’s misspent jail funds could exceed $100M

The House Of Representatives Ends Its Page Program (Because Of Evil Robots)

Well the good news is that there won’t be anymore scandals between congressmen/senators and pages. Mediaite It’s hard out there for a page. Today, House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi issued a statement announcing that the House of Representatives’ page program would be coming to an end because, essentially, technology has rendered the need for… More The House Of Representatives Ends Its Page Program (Because Of Evil Robots)

D-Day in Wisconsin on Tuesday

The Progressive   Wisconsin! Get Out The VOTE. RECALL THEM ALL!! Related articles Americans For Prosperity Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections (kaystreet.wordpress.com) Wisconsin Recall Elections: Social Media Changing Badger State Political Landscape (huffingtonpost.com) Walker Guy Stabs Protester’s Balloon and Bloodies Himself (kaystreet.wordpress.com) How you, yes you, can help the Wisconsin recall election… More D-Day in Wisconsin on Tuesday

Herman Cain Takes Weeklong Beating From Conservatives After Apologizing To Muslims

I love it when conservatives fight among each other… TPMDC How important is warning about encroaching sharia to the modern conservative electorate? Judging by attacks Tea Party favorite Herman Cain has suffered since reaching out to American Muslims, pretty darn important. Since shifting gears from his role as the campaign’s pied-piper of sharia to the guy who may… More Herman Cain Takes Weeklong Beating From Conservatives After Apologizing To Muslims

Verizon refusing to negotiate with striking workers

I hope all my relatives and friends in the northeast take heed to Verizon’s treatment of their employees… Daily Kos Verizon workers are picketing and rallying inPhiladelphia, Harrisburg, Boston, Buffalo and elsewhere throughout the northeast and mid-Atlantic. Workers went on strike because, after six weeks of bargaining, management was still demanding nearly 100 concessions; showing their unwillingness to negotiate in… More Verizon refusing to negotiate with striking workers