Two Day A Week Congress Wants You To Have To Work 40 Hours A Week To Qualify For Insurance

Addicting Info The presumed leaders of the two houses of the next Congress didn’t waste a moment before penning an op-ed in the conservative Wall Street Journal. In it, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) and House Speaker John Boehner (R) announced their aim to repeal Obamacare, brick by brick – beginning with eliminating benefits for people who… More Two Day A Week Congress Wants You To Have To Work 40 Hours A Week To Qualify For Insurance

CNN: Obama To Tap Loretta Lynch As New Attorney General

Oh this will be dramatic as hell with BOTH houses dominated by Republicans. If they fail to approve her, in 2016 women and people of color will remember this.  Mid-term elections never have the impact that general elections have.  Out of this mid-term bloodbath I see two things happening for 2016: The GOP on Capitol… More CNN: Obama To Tap Loretta Lynch As New Attorney General

Boehner wants to keep one hostage, briefly let the other go

The Maddow Blog Have you looked at the major Wall Street indexes this morning? As I type, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up over 200 points, and as a matter of percentage, the S&P and Nasdaq indexes are doing even better. After weeks in which stocks were on a downward trend, what caused the… More Boehner wants to keep one hostage, briefly let the other go

Obama Circumventing Republican Leaders To Revive Sequester Talks

Well, I say Bravo!  Nothing wrong with trying something different.  GOP “leaders” are hog-tied by the Tea Party.  Good luck Mr. President! Alan Colmes’ Liberaland With the Republican leadership not engaging with the president, Obama is reaching out to a dozen Republicans to revive talks. Mr. Obama has invited about a dozen Republican senators out to dinner… More Obama Circumventing Republican Leaders To Revive Sequester Talks

The GOP’s stupid chain: From GOP staffer, to Breitbart, to Rand Paul

No words… Daily Kos Posted 2-20-2003 As we found out earlier today, the GOP belief that Chuck Hagel had been on the payroll of an organization called “Friends of Hamas” crashed and burned when it turned out to be a bad joke that conservative morons took seriously. Like their unshakable belief in “skewed polls”, Republicans consistently cling to… More The GOP’s stupid chain: From GOP staffer, to Breitbart, to Rand Paul

Republicans’ new foe: Barack Obama, guerrilla warrior

Gone is the meek newbie who wanted nothing more than to be conciliatory so that he could get things done when dealing with the folks on Capitol Hill. The days of  cave-ins and dashed dreams of real hope and change no longer exist. A new term is approaching  and the President of the United States intends to… More Republicans’ new foe: Barack Obama, guerrilla warrior

Allen West Rejects Offer To Restart Political Career In Georgia: ‘I’m Not An NFL Free Agent’

What an arrogant piece of work.  I, for one am glad he didn’t take the offer.  We have enough arrogant politicians in Georgia and we surely don’t need this one. The Huffington Post Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) on Wednesday turned down an offer from Georgia’s Republican Party chairwoman, Sue Everhart, who earlier this week urged the congressman to… More Allen West Rejects Offer To Restart Political Career In Georgia: ‘I’m Not An NFL Free Agent’