The daddy party had mom come out and talk to us tonight in the first (of 3!) GOP responses. There was just one problem with the wonderful vision of an America in which everyone would do great if we all just worked hard and government got out of our way… The GOP has been trying […]
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This is beyond irony. So I’ll just let his words speak for themselves. Last year, the man who only got into the Senate (“The most exclusive club on Earth”) because his Daddy is Ron Paul… said “For the first time in history, men and women were guaranteed a chance to succeed based NOT on who […]
Neither Rep. Paul Ryan’s official Republican response to the State of the Union, nor Rep. Michele Bachmann’s Tea Party auxiliary response, actually responded to President Obama’s speech. Instead, both were campaign speeches. More of our State of the Union Coverage: State of the Union – Video and full text Video and full text of the […]
Energy didn’t get a sniff in last night’s Obama press conference. That wasn’t really a surprise given the way that health care has elbowed its way into the political spotlight. You can count climate change among the “priorities” now in the shadows.
A few weeks ago Senator Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) called for a new energy solution. A solution that came in the form of 100 new nuclear power plants. That vision has not left the republicans’ eyes. And on Tuesday, Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) added his two cents.
Newt Gingrich finally admits that he is not of this world–leaving earthlings with only a few unanswered questions…
The argument that global warming is natural can be compared to other types of junk-science claims in recent U.S. history.
GOP leader calls the idea that carbon dioxide is harmful to the environment “almost comical.”
President Obama has nominated Kathleen Merrigan for deputy secretary of agriculture. Merrigan, helped develop the USDA’s rules on organic food during the Clinton era. Merrigan has been hailed by sustainable agriculture advocates; however, Senate Republicans are concerned with her organic ties.
What will become of the Republican Party when Democrats lead us out of this financial crisis?
Sarah Palin quotes from across the spectrum: from man not causing global warming, to the war in Iraq being a task from God, and how offshore drilling will save us – she says it all. 1. Introduction It’s obvious why Sarah Palin got the VP nod. And Saturday Night Live makes this point most brilliantly: […]
The Illinois voter registration materials sent to “Princess Nudelman,” a deceased pet goldfish, have stirred up some controversy in the hometown of Barack Obama.
We’ve suffered through too much of this cowboy politics crap (pun intended) to allow it to happen again.
Sarah Palin dismisses alternative energy in favor of a pipeline built by God. More on Palin >> From Think Progress Palin’s First Statewide Campaign Was Fueled By Veco. “While mayor of Wasilla, Palin ran for lieutenant governor in 2002. She gathered $5,000 — or about 10 percent of her campaign fund — from Veco officials […]
Generally speaking, if we don’t know what the cause of a given problem is, but we know there is indeed a problem, how do we devise a strategy capable of adequately addressing it?