The last minute deal hours before the New Year’s Eve clock struck midnight had significant drama…now we wait for the House vote.
Archive for December, 2012
Doctors said Clinton has suffered no brain damage or stroke and that she is expected to make a full recovery; ‘the Secretary is making excellent progress.’
Welcome to the other side of the fiscal cliff, as the House adjourns without voting on any measures.
Even though 2012 may seem like a losing year for women in terms of legislation, it turns out that many of these laws are being successfully challenged in the courts.
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, more and more Americans will be covered and that is good for all of us.
Obama gave us a lot to appreciate in this 2012 presidential year in review.
‘They don’t like America and seek to destroy it by pretending that its values as expressed in the Declaration of Independence and our Constitution, don’t apply to everyone.’
The minimum wage is set to go up in 10 states, but unless Congress acts in time, it won’t matter one bit.
A deal to avert the fiscal cliff may reached before tonight’s deadline.
Words are powerful things, calling up images that capture as little as a single moment or as much as an entire era…here are 2012’s most memorable ones.
My 10 Best is as mixed a collection as my 10 Worst…and some of them may surprise you.
Hold on to ye hats as we recap the GOP’s 12 most jaw-dropping moments of 2012.
Here are the people – some surprising – who inspire the insult by sheer idiocy, crass thoughtlessness, or despicable behavior, either regularly or with enough impact to earn the title.
If you can think of things that worked better than Congress in 2012, join the fun and share your thoughts on Twitter with the hashtag #ThingsThatWorkBetterThanCongress.
Always outspoken and quite often hilarious, ‘The Donald’ has always been a source of amusement for this liberal and his take on the fiscal cliff doesn’t disappoint.
Republicans maintain that there is no leadership from the President, by which they mean Barack Obama should fold to their demands to inflict pain onto the poor.
When you hear a Republican say that someone else is doing unethical or crooked, you can bet that it is something they that are really guilty of (whatever it may be).
Clinton spokesperson Philippe Reines told the Associated Press that doctors discovered the blood clot at a follow-up exam today, and are treating her with anticoagulants.
President Barack Obama has taken many strides towards reversing 40 years of conservative policies, let’s raise a New Years’ Toast to four more years!
In case you’ve been overwhelmed with talks of the ‘fiscal cliff’ and have therefore not been cognizant of the ‘milk cliff,’ read on.