SOTU

The POTUS came away from The State of The Union speech with some amazing stats. Now we know why the Republicans in Congress look so uh…ill…during last night’s State of the Union speech. Mario Piperni There’s a lot out there on the President’s SOTU, so I’ll keep my thoughts short and sweet. The speech did… More SOTU

Thursday Blog Round Up

Obama to Republicans: Game on Reaction to Obama’s State of the Union Speech Navy SEALs Rescue Aid Workers in Somalia Mitt pounces, Newt pouts: Two rich guys squabble Rep. Joe Walsh: Deadbeat Dad; Deadbeat Citizen Cry from the conservative soul: ‘Draft Mitch Daniels’ Owner of Jewish Newspaper Resigns Over Obama ‘Hit’ Article Egyptians Mark Anniversary… More Thursday Blog Round Up

Scalia: Blame Congress For My Decision To Turn Campaign Finance Into The Wild West

Think Progress Two years ago, Justice Scalia cast one of the five votes necessary to unleash unlimited corporate money on American democracy in the Supreme Court’s egregious Citizens United decision. Yet, at a panel in South Carolina this weekend, Scalia tried to lay the blame for the absurd campaign finance system he created at everyone’s feet but his own:… More Scalia: Blame Congress For My Decision To Turn Campaign Finance Into The Wild West