Matt Santos (The West Wing) on the definition of Liberal

I’ve said this before, The West Wing was my absolute favorite show on television.  Here is an example why… ” … I will pick up that label and I will wear it as a badge of honor. ” From The Debate episode, season seven of the West Wing “The Debate” between Arnold Vinick and Matt… More Matt Santos (The West Wing) on the definition of Liberal

Susan G. Komen Reverses Planned Parenthood Decision, Does Not Promise To Renew Grants

Women across the country have won this battle, but apparently, the Komen Foundation’s reluctance to  promise renewal of future grants to Planned Parenthood indicate that there will  undoubtedly be more hurdles to cross… The Huffington Post Following a massive public backlashover its decision to pull funding for breast cancer screenings from Planned Parenthood, Susan G. Komen… More Susan G. Komen Reverses Planned Parenthood Decision, Does Not Promise To Renew Grants

Oops: Florida Republican Forgets To Remove ALEC Mission Statement From Boilerplate Anti-Tax Bill

ALEC is literally involved in writing most GOP policy papers on a state and Federal level… Think Progress Progressives have long tried to expose the influence the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) wields in state house across the country, but one Florida lawmaker is making it too easy. Funded almost entirely by large corporations, ALEC produces “model… More Oops: Florida Republican Forgets To Remove ALEC Mission Statement From Boilerplate Anti-Tax Bill

Andrea Mitchell To Komen Chief: I’m Expressing ‘Anger’ Of Many People (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell had some tough words for Susan G. Komen chief Nancy Brinker about the growing firestorm over Planned Parenthood. Mitchell and Brinker were discussing the controversy that has erupted around Susan G. Komen’s recent decision to end its funding to Planned Parenthood. The funding supported Planned Parenthood’s ability to provide… More Andrea Mitchell To Komen Chief: I’m Expressing ‘Anger’ Of Many People (VIDEO)

Alabama Republican Senator: Low teacher pay mandated by God

Without a doubt, most Republicans (not all) are one fry short of a Happy Meal… The Raw Story A Republican State Senator from Alabama claimed this week that keeping teacher salaries low is actually an order from the Christian deity figure, imparted in ancient texts written by Jewish tribesmen thousands of years ago. Speaking at… More Alabama Republican Senator: Low teacher pay mandated by God

Komen’s $7.5 Million Grant to Penn State Appears to Violate New Policy

Remember, the reason the Susan G. Komen Foundation gave for cutting off funding of Planned Parenthood:  Due to a new rule implemented by their new conservative Senior Vice President of  Public Policy, Karen Handel. Handel’s decision to  pull funding of about $600,000 per year to Planned Parenthood for the purpose of breast cancer screening for poor women came… More Komen’s $7.5 Million Grant to Penn State Appears to Violate New Policy