8 Former Republicans Who Ditched the Extremist GOP

Alternet Several politicians have decided the GOP is too extreme, too intolerant and too cringe-inducing to bother with. Party at historically low approval ratings, seemingly unable to win major national elections, and suffering a continuing string of embarrassing statements on women, some GOP figures are deciding that the R after their names is more a… More 8 Former Republicans Who Ditched the Extremist GOP

Chamber of Commerce Wants to Rein in GOP: No More ‘Fools,’ ‘Loser Candidates’

Good luck with that COC… The Raw Story The GOP’s corporate allies have set a New Year’s resolution they hope will lead to electoral victory in the 2014 midterms: “No fools on our ticket.” Republican House leaders are planning to impose discipline on unruly members to help avert the party squabbles that badly damaged the… More Chamber of Commerce Wants to Rein in GOP: No More ‘Fools,’ ‘Loser Candidates’

On Peter King, Republicans, Fleas…and Marco Rubio

I’m such a fan of Mario Piperni’s work… Mario Piperni GoldenBoy Marco Rubio shows up in New York to fundraise and one of the state’s Reps, Republican Peter King, protests. “Guys like Marco Rubio in Florida. All the money that your people have gotten in Florida over the years from every hurricane that came along. And… More On Peter King, Republicans, Fleas…and Marco Rubio

All In Favor Of Public Hangings, Say “Aye”

As usual Mario Piperni sees things more clearly and logically than the Republicans he draws in his illustrations.   He writes about their weird and sometimes crazy antics and depicts it perfectly with his drawings. There’s no secret that I am a die-hard Piperni fan.  Here’s yet another example… Mario Piperni From the compassionate conservative… More All In Favor Of Public Hangings, Say “Aye”

Norquist: Republicans Will Impeach Obama If He Doesn’t Extend Bush Tax Cuts

This is absurd.  The GOP will stop at nothing to harass, humiliate and blackmail President Obama into conceding to their demands. However, throwing around the word “impeachment” is mere hyperbole since they would need a majority in the Senate to succeed and although it may be by the narrowest of margins, the GOP do not have that majority… More Norquist: Republicans Will Impeach Obama If He Doesn’t Extend Bush Tax Cuts