Politico’s: Week in one-liners: Palin, Rahm, McCaskill

Politico The top quotes in politics … “Obama lies; freedom dies.” — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin tweeting about the Supreme Court’s health care decision. “Sweetie, we won!” —  House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi breaking the news to her husband. “It’s constitutional. Bitches.” —  Patrick Gaspard, executive director of the Democratic National Committee, rejoicing. “Thank God for the country, he didn’t listen to me.”… More Politico’s: Week in one-liners: Palin, Rahm, McCaskill

The Week In 100 Seconds: June 25-29

TPM2012 A busy week in news or the busiest? On Monday the Supreme Court grabbed its first headlines of the week, issuing a a ruling on Arizona’s immigration law that left supporters confusedly claiming victory and opponents happy to still have something they could use against Mitt Romney. Tuesday and Wednesday saw their share of Presidential campaign stories, but… More The Week In 100 Seconds: June 25-29

GOP House Rep To Megyn Kelly: We Could Have Eric Holder Arrested

Mediaite Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) appeared on Fox News Channel’s America Live with Megyn Kelly on Friday where he discussed the ongoing House Republican efforts to investigate Attorney General Eric Holder’s involvement into the Fast and Furious gun walking scandal. There he revealed that the House GOP could move to have Holder arrested following a House vote on Thursday that… More GOP House Rep To Megyn Kelly: We Could Have Eric Holder Arrested

Supreme Court Ruling and the Right-Wing Freak-Out Begins

As usual, the Mario Piperni website never fails its readers… Mario Piperni What happened? I leave for a couple of days and come back to find that all hell has broken loose. My favorite website, the Daily Mauler Caller had this headline to greet me: Congratulations, Americans: The government owns your bodies Wow. Being forced to give up ownership… More Supreme Court Ruling and the Right-Wing Freak-Out Begins

Blog Round Up 6-29-2012

This Week in Dark Money Lawmakers Delete Tweets Florida to Minorities: Don’t Vote Here Mitt Romney and the New Gilded Age No, Roberts’ Ruling Didn’t Doom Liberalism Conservative Justices Offer Frightening Dissent Shocking Number Of American Students Are Homeless Jon Stewart mocks reactions to the health care ruling Holder blasts GOP ‘political theater’ over contempt… More Blog Round Up 6-29-2012

What A Day – Wrap-up

 Rep. Jean Smith Goes Nuts Thinking The Mandate Was Struck Down! David Shuster, host of Take Action News, announces the Supreme Court decision   The ED Show – Issa’s witch hunt leads to a vote   Finally, the gist of today’s events:     Related articles Romney: If health reform is stricken, Obama’s first term ‘wasted’ –… More What A Day – Wrap-up

GOP Votes for Contempt as “Fast and Furious” Blows Up in Its Face

I really don’t like the GOP leadership in The House… Mother Jones The “Fast and Furious” imbroglio may have just gone sideways on House Republicans. Just prior to them leading a House vote for contempt against Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday, a far-reaching investigation published by Fortune magazine poked major holes in the conservative storyline about the alleged gun operation.… More GOP Votes for Contempt as “Fast and Furious” Blows Up in Its Face

10 Things You Would Have Missed About Obamacare

FYI… Think Progress 1) Access to health insurance for 30 million Americans and lower premiums. More than 30 million uninsured Americans will find coverage under the law. Middle-class families who buy health care coverage through the exchanges will be eligible for refundable and advanceable premium credits and cost-sharing subsidies to ensure that the coverage they have… More 10 Things You Would Have Missed About Obamacare