Holiday Inn Abruptly Ejects Progressive Groups Who Reserved Space For Jobs Rally In Same Hotel As Cantor Event

Well, the Holiday Inn is on my “do not spend your money at this place” list… Think Progress Progressive groups organizing a rally at the same Richmond-area hotel where House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) was holding an event Wednesday were abruptly kicked out of the hotel and told by hotel management to remain off… More Holiday Inn Abruptly Ejects Progressive Groups Who Reserved Space For Jobs Rally In Same Hotel As Cantor Event

Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spending Cuts – Democratic Underground

1st collector for Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spen… Follow my videos on vodpod Think Progress Despite the devastation caused by Hurricane Irene this weekend, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) today stood by his call that no more money be allocated for disaster relief unless it is offset by spending cuts elsewhere. The… More Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spending Cuts – Democratic Underground

Earthquake Does Less Damage to Washington than Eric Cantor (Humor)

The Borowitz Report WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report) – Seismologists said today that a 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered in Virginia did less damage to Washington, D.C. than House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, also centered in Virginia. “The earthquake and Eric Cantor originate from almost the identical point,” said Dr. Davis Logsdon of the University of Minnesota’s… More Earthquake Does Less Damage to Washington than Eric Cantor (Humor)

After Triggering Downgrade, Debt Default Skeptics Try To Run From Their Records — But They Can’t

Are they not aware that this is the digital age and everything they ever said or did is recorded somewhere? TPMDC Standard & Poors has a specific justification fordowngrading the U.S. bond rating, and it’s deadly for Republicans. It wasn’t just that Congress showed itself to be reckless and dysfunctional, or that the GOP shows… More After Triggering Downgrade, Debt Default Skeptics Try To Run From Their Records — But They Can’t

Cantor: Entitlement Promises ‘Frankly, Are Not Going To Be Kept For Many’

The continued folly and absurdity of the GOP… Think Progress During an interview with the Wall Street Journal, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) said he is ready and willing to slash entitlements like Medicare, because, in his opinion, Americans have to “come to grips with the fact that promises have been made that frankly are… More Cantor: Entitlement Promises ‘Frankly, Are Not Going To Be Kept For Many’

Cantor Opposed Short-Term Debt Ceiling Increase, Now Calls Obama’s Opposition to Short-Term Increase ‘Indefensible’

Up is down, black is white, good is evil and the almighty dollar reigns supreme, only on Wall Street. Welcome to another “opposite day” in Washington D.C. brought to you by the irascible GOP… Think Progress Today, Speaker John Boehner told the House GOP caucus that he is preparing a short-term bill that would raise the… More Cantor Opposed Short-Term Debt Ceiling Increase, Now Calls Obama’s Opposition to Short-Term Increase ‘Indefensible’

Debt talks shine light on prickly relationship between Obama, Cantor

The term “prickly” is putting it mildly.  Eric Cantor is the unpolished, egotistical school kid in the room trying to make a name for himself. It appears his lack of understanding of the President’s determination to get the debt ceiling raised is faulty. Cantor assumed that because Obama has capitulated to so many of the… More Debt talks shine light on prickly relationship between Obama, Cantor

‘THIS MAY BRING MY PRESIDENCY DOWN BUT I WILL NOT YIELD’

I don’t necessarily support the POTUS’ proposal to chip away at the Big three…Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security, but I agree with the President when he says he will not yield to GOP demands of “all or nothing”.   Where’s the equal sacrifice here?  Did the GOP leadership honestly think that Obama would cave (as… More ‘THIS MAY BRING MY PRESIDENCY DOWN BUT I WILL NOT YIELD’

Republicans: Trillions Could Be Cut from Budget if We Eliminate Empathy (Humor)

Talk about satire, The Borowitz Report is among the best on the web now.  Here’s an example: Humanity Also on Chopping Block WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report) – Speaking on behalf of congressional Republicans, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) said today that trillions could be cut from the Federal budget if Congress can agree to eliminate empathy.… More Republicans: Trillions Could Be Cut from Budget if We Eliminate Empathy (Humor)