Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence

Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence | MSNBC >by: Khorri Atkinson|10/03/15 02:03 PM—Updated 10/03/15 02:08 PM |RePost: 10/04/2015 10:50:39 AM| One day after nine people were killed during a rampage at a community college in Oregon — the 45th school shooting this year alone — Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on House Speaker John Boehner to establish a select committee to address gun violence in […]

Read more

Obama Chess Master – Huge Right Wing analysis fail

Obama: Putin is no chess master

Obama chess master – Huge Right Wing analysis fail (VIDEO)  >by Egberto Willies |12/24/2014 | RePost: 12/28/2014 7:03:15 AM| President Obama’s policy successes are bound to give the Right Wing heartburn especially given all the recent good news. The President has been touting his economic and other policy successes recently. Last quarter’s GDP came in much above expectations, the highest in over a decade. Does anyone remember the hyperventilation on […]

Read more

Landrieu on Obama: South Not Always ‘Friendliest Place for African-Americans’

Landrieu on Obama: South Not Always ‘Friendliest Place for African-Americans or Women’ – NBC News >by: Chuck Todd and Carrie Dann |10/31/2014 | RePost 11/03/2014 1:45:38 PM | Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu said Thursday that the issue of race is a major reason that President Barack Obama has struggled politically in Southern states. “I’ll be very, very honest with you. The South has not always been the friendliest place for African-Americans,” Landrieu […]

Read more

Daily Kos Elections ad roundup: Mike Rounds gets incredibly defensive over the EB-5 visa program

Hamilton, Bermuda: Private Canal In Bermuda

Daily Kos Elections ad roundup: Mike Rounds gets incredibly defensive over the EB-5 visa program >by Jeff Singer for Daily Kos Elections |Fri Sept 05, 2014 at 03:19 PM PDT| Re-Post 09/06/2014 10:44:09 AM | Leading Off: • SD-Sen: A few days ago, Democrat Rick Weiland ran a spot hitting Republican Mike Rounds for allegedly auctioning off permanent resident cards (EB-5s) to the highest bidders. This is a story that’s been […]

Read more

15 Differences Between Democrats And Republicans

Elizabeth Warren -Trace

15 Differences Between Democrats And Republicans >by Jeff May 9, 2013 12:59 pm |Re-Post 09/03/2014 2:51:04 AM| Still think there’s no difference between Democrats and Republicans? I’ve noticed over the years, there are some fundamental differences in the way Republican and Democratic politicians think. Here are just 15 examples. (1) Republicans fear that the government has too much control over corporations. Democrats fear that corporations have too much control over […]

Read more

Justice Ginsburg: America Has A ‘Real Racial Problem’

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justice Ginsburg: America Has A ‘Real Racial Problem’ >by Ian Millhiser | Posted on August 22, 2014 at 10:16 am | Re-Post 08/24/2014 2:06:11 AM| The Supreme Court was “once a leader in the world” in combating racial discrimination, according to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “What’s amazing,” she added, “is how things have changed.” Ginsburg, who was one of America’s top civil rights attorneys before President Carter appointed her to […]

Read more

President Obama should sue the House Republicans

Hardball With Chris Matthews: Let Me Finish

President Obama should sue the House Republicans…Sue Congress!   A large number of people responded with excitement to Chris Matthew’s suggestion for President Obama to sue the Congress. Joan Walsh and Jonathan Capehart join to discuss. Sue Congress? >by Chris Matthews |08/05/14 04:06 PM—Updated 08/05/14 04:11 PM |Re-post 08/17/2014| When I shared that idea, which had been shared with me, on Hardball last night, it stirred an immediate and impassioned […]

Read more

Highlight: Most Americans don’t want Obama impeachment: Poll

President Obama speaks at the LA Trade

Most Americans don’t want Obama impeachment: Poll >by Nisha Chittal |07/26/14 12:27 PM—Updated 07/26/14 01:05 PM| Re-Post 07/27/2014| Sarah Palin may think President Obama deserves impeachment, but a poll released Friday found most Americans disagree. A new CNN/ORC International poll found that 65% of Americans do not think Obama should be impeached. Just 33% said they feel Obama should be booted from the White House, according to the poll. Palin, […]

Read more

Breaking: U.S. courts deliver conflicting rulings on Obama health care law

U.S. courts deliver conflicting rulings on Obama health care law >by David Morgan and Aruna Viswanatha | WASHINGTON Tue Jul 22, 2014 1:37pm EDT | Re-Post | (Reuters) – Two federal judicial panels on Tuesday delivered conflicting rulings on how the government subsidizes premiums through President Barack Obama’s healthcare law, creating more uncertainty over signature legislation that has been dogged by challenges from Republicans and other conservatives. The rulings, handed […]

Read more

Highlight: Obama says Joe Biden would make ‘superb’ president

Obama says Biden would make ‘superb’ president: New Yorker >by Susan Heavey |WASHINGTON Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:30am EDT| (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said Joe Biden would make a “superb” president, but questioned whether his vice president or potential rival Hillary Clinton would want to endure another campaign for the White House, a media report on Monday said. Obama, in an interview with the New Yorker, said Biden “has seen […]

Read more
1 2