At least 22 million would go hungry under Ryan/Romney budget

In today’s politics the term compassionate conservatism is an oxymoron. There’s no such thing with this bunch… Daily Kos Remember how those massive budget cuts in the Romney/Ryan plan fall primarily on poor Americans? The Center for American Progress has a new report detailing how those cuts in turn will affect children. The House Agriculture Committee’s budget cuts $33 billion from the Supplemental Nutritional… More At least 22 million would go hungry under Ryan/Romney budget

Romney Attacks Stimulus At College That Took Stimulus Funds

Duh! One has to wonder just how  inept is Romney’s campaign staff?  Heck, to go a little further, how inept is Romney? Think Progress Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney campaigned with Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R), who presides over one of the least job-creating states in America, today at Otterbein College — a school that… More Romney Attacks Stimulus At College That Took Stimulus Funds

Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Rubio, Newt, Obama

Politco The top quotes in politics … ‘The campaign will go bye-bye.” — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich talking about his political future. “Good riddance, see you later.” — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on the Nets moving to Brooklyn. “Can I get an Amen?” — President Barack Obama while speaking about student loans. “They think he’s like Marx or something.” — Former White… More Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Rubio, Newt, Obama

West Wing Week: 4/27/12 or “Don’t Double My Rate!”

The White House Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, the President hosted the Wounded Warrior Project’s Soldier Ride, visited the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC, and traveled to North Carolina, Colorado and Iowa to launch a sustained effort to get… More West Wing Week: 4/27/12 or “Don’t Double My Rate!”

CAUGHT ON TAPE: The GOP’s Woman Problem

Think Progress In a combative speech on the Senate floor this morning, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) called a Democrats’ accusations that the GOP is waging a war on women “phony,” “outlandish,” and a distraction.” McCain’s remarks, typical of GOP rhetoric on the issue, sweep aside the reality of the last few months. Watch it: The latest example,… More CAUGHT ON TAPE: The GOP’s Woman Problem