10 things you need to know today: March 13, 2014

The Week Obama says Russia will pay for meddling in Crimea, China unveils satellite photos of possible airplane debris, and more 1. Obama vows consequences unless Russia backs down in Ukraine President Obama expressed support for Ukraine’s new premier on Wednesday and said the U.S. would “apply a cost” to Russia if it doesn’t back out… More 10 things you need to know today: March 13, 2014

Another Toddler Dies From Self-Inflicted Gun Shot – This Time Three Year-Old In AZ

I really don’t like the NRA nor its cowardly servants in Congress… Addicting Info It seems like an everyday thing now. You get online or turn on the TV and there it is. Another headline of a child/toddler getting hold of a gun, playing with a gun, and dying by a gun. Some of he public and… More Another Toddler Dies From Self-Inflicted Gun Shot – This Time Three Year-Old In AZ

The Koch Brothers Are Spending Millions to Deny Poor Americans Healthcare

I’ll never understand the logic of billionaires using every mechanism possible to keep working poor Americans “in their place” by making every effort to destroy ObamaCare. PoliticusUSA One should be wary of assigning the word evil to another human being because it means they are profoundly immoral and guilty of not conforming to conduct established as consistent… More The Koch Brothers Are Spending Millions to Deny Poor Americans Healthcare

Meet Archie Hackney

Archie Hackney’s name should be known to every American, especially every GOP politician and a few Dems as well. The picture on the left was taken on May 24, 2012 when President Obama was in Des Moines, Iowa giving a speech about congress renewing wind energy contracts. Mr. Hackney, a WWII veteran,  felt it was imperative… More Meet Archie Hackney

Brewer’s Immigration Blast At Obama Looks Like A Dud

H/t:  Jamar L. Freeze Think Progress At first blush, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer seemed to be defying the federal government once again on Wednesday night. The Republican governor signed an executive order saying Arizona had no plans to give government benefits, including drivers licenses, to the tens of thousands of young, undocumented immigrants in that state who would… More Brewer’s Immigration Blast At Obama Looks Like A Dud

Arizona Governor Tries To Thwart Obama’s Immigration Directive With Executive Order

Which is it?  Does Arizona’s Governor Brewer hate Obama immensely or is it a hate for “undocumented workers”?   By the way, in my mind, no human being is “illegal”… Think Progress Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) has signed an executive order that attempts to thwart President Obama’s directive extending temporary work permits to more than a… More Arizona Governor Tries To Thwart Obama’s Immigration Directive With Executive Order

White Nationalist CPAC Panelist’s Website Attacks Condoleezza Rice

Why are those clowns panicking?  She was never seriously considered.  I believe that Drudge planted the article to take attention off of Mitt’s problems about Bain Capital and SEC forms. BuzzFeed Vdare, the website run by white nationalist and CPAC panelist Peter Brimelow, today editorialized against the possibility of Condoleezza Rice becoming Mitt Romney’s running mate. Someone writing… More White Nationalist CPAC Panelist’s Website Attacks Condoleezza Rice

Alabama Judge Rebukes Private Correctional Company For Running ‘Debtors Prison’

I can’t believe that in these economic times for middle class and low income workers, that this exists at all.  Are we in France during the 16th century as in… Les Misrables? Think Progress In 2010, four residents of Harpersville, Alabama filed suit against several local officials and private prison company Judicial Corrections Services, alleging that they were… More Alabama Judge Rebukes Private Correctional Company For Running ‘Debtors Prison’

Monday Blog Round Up

Obama Leads in the Swing States Divorce in America, by the Numbers What the Court has wrought: the coming Medicaid wars Obama signs bipartisan transportation, student loan bill Wireless Firms Are Flooded By Requests To Aid Surveillance Obama team targets Romney over taxes, Republicans cry foul Greg Sargent: Even in bad economy, this election should… More Monday Blog Round Up

Democratic Underground: John King Pops Jan Brewer’s “Win” Balloon To her Lying Face….

CNN’s John King interviewed Arizona Governor Jan Brewer just hours after the Supreme Court ruled on Arizona’s SB1070 law which targeted “illegal” immigrants in that state. Brewer takes a page from Mitt Romney’s book and blames President Obama for just about everything except the decision.  John King has to burst her bubble a couple of… More Democratic Underground: John King Pops Jan Brewer’s “Win” Balloon To her Lying Face….