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It’s All Over Now Baby Blue

The One True Democrat Dennis Kucinich shocked his fans this AM, announcing that he will vote FOR the fatally flawed Health Care Reform bill now in Congress. The Ohio congressman followed his press conference with lunch at Wendy’s, where he … Continue reading

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I may not like Bernanke but I like the R’s even less

I’m watching the super fun Senate confirmation hearing for Fed Chair Ben Bernanke. Aside from the par payouts on the CDS (Credit Default Swaps) written by AIG (many of which were lottery tickets), he’s done a decent job or, at … Continue reading

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This makes me laugh…

A bill targeting ACORN may hit an unintended target, defense contractors. The bill is designed to cut off federal funds from contractors who commit fraud. Which would, coincidentally, effect many private companies from defense contractors like Lockheed Martin to small … Continue reading

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Why do we even care about Joe Lieberman?

Sen. Lieberman is once again fulfilling his role as douchbag of the Congress. Joe Lieberman’s love of spending hundreds of billions on freedom through explosions knows no bounds. There are no limits to how much Lieberman would ask the American … Continue reading

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AWESOME! If only every Congressman could be Barney Frank!

This is exactly what should have been happening from go. These morons and their little teabagger movement never should have been allowed to build any traction. They should have been slapped down as soon as their irrational crap turned to … Continue reading

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Thank you, Senator Whitehouse

During the Sotomayor confirmation hearing, Sen. Whitehouse had his fill of the talk of activist judges coming from legal luminaries like Sen. Cornyn… The “umpire” analogy is belied by Chief Justice Roberts, though he cast himself as an “umpire” during … Continue reading

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Thank you, Barney Frank!

The long overdue first shot in the battle to end the War on Drugs has been fired… Barney Frank’s bill may not be the solution. It may even create a whole raft load of new and different problems. Even so, … Continue reading

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But, no, Senator Graham. They just want the coverage you get

Apparently, Sen. Lindsey Graham thinks a true universal coverage plan would be a disaster… “The reason you are not going to have a government-run health care pass the Senate is because it will be devastating for this country,” he said. … Continue reading

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Sen. Coburn brings the dumb

Sen. Coburn presents to you QUESTIONABLE STIMULUS PROJECTS. Now, considering that the projects funded by stimulus don’t matter, one has to wonder why the Senator is wasting taxpayers time to generate this list. Seriously, in a deep recession, all that … Continue reading

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Health insurance : Oh, let’s just do single payer

I have to admit, I’ve not been following the various plans regarding health insurance and how to insure all Americans. EOW has been doing some great work on the subject. I also found this article regarding the ‘horrible’ Canadian health … Continue reading

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