Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

As comprehensive and satisfying a take-down of the modern GOP as you will read…(Salon) Salon Award-winning economist and best-selling author Paul Krugman’s latest column for the New York Times is an unapologetic attack on the Republican Party for, in Krugman’s words, “trying to deceive voters” and, in the process, “deceiving themselves.” What’s got Krugman riled up this time is… More Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

Congressman Calls For New Birther Investigation, Questions ‘The President’s Validity’

Even when this president has completed his second term, there will always be people who hate the concept of an African-American as president of the United States.  It’s just the nature of the enduring hatred for progress that a small group of people will never accept. I have another website that I eventually stopped updating… More Congressman Calls For New Birther Investigation, Questions ‘The President’s Validity’

7 Birthers Speaking At The Republican Convention

Speechless… Think Progress Mitt Romney’s invocation of birtherism on Friday took his campaign to a new level of involvement with the bogus idea that President Obama is actually Kenyan-born and therefore ineligible to serve as Commander-in-Chief. But that dog-whistle theory has already been embraced by many major Republicans with whom Romney has long been happy to consort.… More 7 Birthers Speaking At The Republican Convention

Top Republican Strategist Denies Women Are Paid Less Than Men

I have to wonder if this is willful ignorance or being just plain stupid! Think Progress This morning, during a heated discussion with Rachel Maddow on Meet The Press, GOP consultant Alex Castellanos denied that women make 77 cents for a man’s dollar in the workplace and noted, “there are lots of reasons for that.” Maddow expressed… More Top Republican Strategist Denies Women Are Paid Less Than Men