Spotlight: Filibuster Reform Now Official

Filibuster Reform Now Official – Reid Presents New Filibuster Rule (VIDEO) >By Nathaniel Downes | 11/16/2012 | Harry Reid Talk about filibuster reform has finally come to a head on capital hill. Yesterday the details on what Harry Reid is planning finally came out.  To understand what is happening, you first need to understand the issue at hand. Right now, to pass a cloture measure, that is to close a […]

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Spotlight: Filibuster Reform Now Official

Filibuster Reform Now Official – Reid Presents New Filibuster Rule (VIDEO) >By Nathaniel Downes | 11/16/2012 | Harry Reid Talk about filibuster reform has finally come to a head on capital hill. Yesterday the details on what Harry Reid is planning finally came out.  To understand what is happening, you first need to understand the issue at hand. Right now, to pass a cloture measure, that is to close a […]

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Spotlight: Chris Christie Disagrees With Mitt Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Comment

Chris Christie Disagrees With Mitt Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Comment >By Luke Johnson | The Huffington Post  |  Posted: 11/16/2012 9:12 am EST Updated: 11/16/2012 9:12 am EST |  Chris Christie New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said Friday that he agreed that former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s recent comment on a conference call with donors that President Barack Obama won reelection because of “gifts” to minority and young voters was […]

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Spotlight: Chris Christie Disagrees With Mitt Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Comment

Chris Christie Disagrees With Mitt Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Comment >By Luke Johnson | The Huffington Post  |  Posted: 11/16/2012 9:12 am EST Updated: 11/16/2012 9:12 am EST |  Chris Christie New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said Friday that he agreed that former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s recent comment on a conference call with donors that President Barack Obama won reelection because of “gifts” to minority and young voters was […]

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Spotlight: The inconvenient truths of 2012

The inconvenient truths of 2012 >by E.J. Dionne Jr., Published: November 14 DENVER Human nature and politics being what they are, Republicans will underestimate the trouble they’re in and Democrats will be eager to overestimate the strength of their post-2012 position. GOP Begin with the GOP: As Republicans dig out from a defeat that their poll-deniers said was impossible, they need to acknowledge many large failures. Their attempts to demonize President […]

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Spotlight: The inconvenient truths of 2012

The inconvenient truths of 2012 >by E.J. Dionne Jr., Published: November 14 DENVER Human nature and politics being what they are, Republicans will underestimate the trouble they’re in and Democrats will be eager to overestimate the strength of their post-2012 position. GOP Begin with the GOP: As Republicans dig out from a defeat that their poll-deniers said was impossible, they need to acknowledge many large failures. Their attempts to demonize President […]

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Spotlight: The Republicans still don’t get it

The Republicans still don’t get it >by Eugene Robinson, Thursday, November 15, 8:10 PM Gingrich-Professor I know it’s early, but I have a sinking feeling the Republican Party is taking all the wrong lessons from last week’s election. Short term, that’s a boon for Democrats. Long term, it’s a problem for the country. The GOP should be listening to reasonable voices such as that of Newt Gingrich. Yes, I used the words […]

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Spotlight: The Republicans still don’t get it

The Republicans still don’t get it >by Eugene Robinson, Thursday, November 15, 8:10 PM Gingrich-Professor I know it’s early, but I have a sinking feeling the Republican Party is taking all the wrong lessons from last week’s election. Short term, that’s a boon for Democrats. Long term, it’s a problem for the country. The GOP should be listening to reasonable voices such as that of Newt Gingrich. Yes, I used the words […]

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