POLITICUS USA It is fairly well known that since Republican demigod Ronald Reagan was president, the GOP have concentrated on the one and only economic agenda that has proven to fail since its inception. Oh it is true that there are several other failed economic policies Republicans embrace besides just giving outrageously generous and unfunded… More Wall Street Journal Warns Republicans Are Greatest Threat To America’s Economy
THE PEOPLE’S VIEW Oops, he did it again! “Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 26,000 to a seasonally adjusted 255,000 for the week ended July 18, the lowest level since November 1973,the Labor Department said on Thursday.” Now keep in mind that the unemployment benefit claims in number of applicants is at the lowest level in… More Thanks, Obama! Jobless Claims Drop to 42-Year Low
GREENVILLE GAZETTE Obama has been elected for his second term. His detractors were all claiming that so many things would happen during this second term. How close were they to what actually happened? 1. Gas Would Peak at $5.45 per Gallon Mike Lee (R-UT) claimed that if Obama was reelected, gas would go up to… More These 4 Things GOP Said Were Supposed To Happen By 2015 Because Obama Was Reelected
The National Memo Republicans have consistently said that a president cannot take responsibility for a strong economy — unless of course he’s a Republican. A weak economy, however, is always a Democratic president’s fault. And if a Republican president presides over the worst financial crisis in a half-century after seven years in office, that is… More 5 Obama Successes Republicans Have To Pretend Never Happened
The White House This week, the Vice President and Dr. Biden traveled to Chile to attend the inauguration of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, while President Obama worked on improving access to college for students, raising the minimum wage, and negotiating a peaceful settlement to the conflict in Ukraine. He also got out the word about… More West Wing Week 03/14/14 or “What’s Up, Captain America?”
Media Matters HUME: I’m not sure they’re calling the shots but make no mistake about it, Bill. These — some of these radio talk show hosts have real influence. They have a huge following, particularly in very conservative areas where they are most popular and where the many members of congress who inhabit those areas… More Fox’s Hume Details How Right Wing Media Push GOP To Extremes
The White House International Courage Awards: Last Friday, the First Lady joined Secretary of State John Kerry at the State Department for the International Women of Courage Awards—where nine different women were honored. The event was a celebration of the strength and sacrifice of individuals who have worked tirelessly for the advancement of women’s rights for all.… More West Wing Week 3-15-2013: “We Don’t Have a Moment to Waste”
The White House This week, the President visited the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, welcomed this year’s NBA Champs—the Dallas Mavericks—addressed the EPA, announced a new Chief of Staff, and introduced the White House’s Insourcing Initiative.
The White House This week, as the President urged Republicans to join a Democratic effort to prevent a thousand dollar tax increase on the typical American family, the White House got spruced up for the holidays. The President also hosted the EU Summit, the Dutch Prime Minister, and announced a new commitment to fighting AIDS in… More West Wing Week 12/2/11 or “Bo Meets Bo”
Love it! This song can apply to so many different political situations…. Veracity Stew Warning: Contains explicit lyrics because we’re pissed! After promising to concentrate on jobs, jobs and jobs, the Republicans instead have concentrated on their culture war bills and further attacks on the working class by siding with their wealthy masters. For their treasonous acts,… More Dear GOP – F#@K You!