GOP Congressmen Put Constituents Who Asked Tough Questions On A ‘Watch List’

Fascism and/or McCarthyism is alive and well and residing within the GOP… Think Progress In recent weeks GOP congressmen have resorted to all sorts of underhanded schemes to avoid interacting with their angry constituents back home over August recess. Now two Republican freshmen, Reps. Daniel Webster (R-FL) and Tim Griffin (R-AZ), are taking this trend one step… More GOP Congressmen Put Constituents Who Asked Tough Questions On A ‘Watch List’

Cheney ‘strongly supports’ continued waterboarding | Raw Replay

Raw Story Replay Former vice president Dick Cheney told NBC’s Jamie Gangel that he has “no regrets” about authorizing the waterboarding of terror suspects. “In your view, we should still be using enhanced interrogation?” Gangel asked Cheney. “Yes,” Cheney replied.“No regrets?” Gangel pressed.“No regrets,” Cheney agreed. “Should we still be waterboarding terror suspects?” Gangel wondered. “I… More Cheney ‘strongly supports’ continued waterboarding | Raw Replay

Rick Perry: ‘I dislike Washington… It’s a seedy place’

If Rick Perry dislikes Washington, because it’s a seedy place, then why is he running for president?  After all, Washington, D.C. will be his residence for 4-8 years if he wins in 2012… Raw Story Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry Thursday responded to criticism from people like former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Karl Rove… More Rick Perry: ‘I dislike Washington… It’s a seedy place’

MN Republicans Literally Auctioning Off GOP Congressmen And State Lawmakers To Highest Bidder

So much for town halls and giving people free access to their representatives.  These days, it seems that government access is only available to the rich and corporations. The constant Tea Party cry for liberty seems rather fake now… Think Progress A Republican committee in Minnesota has been caught creating an eBay-style auction site to… More MN Republicans Literally Auctioning Off GOP Congressmen And State Lawmakers To Highest Bidder