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Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

And what does that mean? It means Obama, that terrible, terrible disappointment that supposedly only serves his corporate masters took a large bite out of Reganomics.

Everything Bernie Sanders Predicted In 2010 Has Come True Or Will Come True

Everything Bernie Sanders Predicted In 2010 Has Come True Or Will Come True

Almost everything Bernie Sanders predicted in his historic filibuster five years ago has come true or is on the horizon.

by Ryan Denson· · News
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GOP Governor Departs From Standard Republican Rhetoric And Blames THEM For National Debt

For once, a Republican actually blames the GOP for the debt.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Republicans Vow To Punish Poor People With Higher Taxes Because Of Obama’s Executive Action

Like someone who tortures by inflicting pain on loved ones, they are vowing to make sure that poor people will suffer every time President Obama does something they don’t like.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
6 Reasons Why John Boehner Is The Worst Speaker EVER

6 Reasons Why John Boehner Is The Worst Speaker EVER

House Speaker John Boehner, the worst speaker ever, is currently the third most important person in the U.S. government. If, gods forbid, anything were to happen to President Obama and Vice-President Biden, Boehner would be in charge. That is a truly frightening thought if one has been paying any attention […]

by T. Steelman· · News
Fox News: Fiscal Cliff Vote Like Lead Up To Revolutionary War

Fox News: Fiscal Cliff Vote Like Lead Up To Revolutionary War

Rich people paying a little more in taxes while reaping all the benefits and owning half the government is JUST what America fought for … said no one with a working brain ever.

UPDATE: After Being Stalled By Tea Party Republicans, House Approves Fiscal Cliff Compromise

UPDATE: After Being Stalled By Tea Party Republicans, House Approves Fiscal Cliff Compromise

As the New Year approached and 2012 came to a close, so did the negotiations for a fiscal cliff deal … or so we thought.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
He's making a list. He's checking it twice. He's going to find out who's naughty and nice.

Obama Group Sends Santa Claus To Punk Paul Ryan (VIDEOS)

Santa confronts Rep. Paul Ryan to tell him he’s on the ‘naughty’ list.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · Political Humor
The GOP Solution To The Fiscal Cliff, ‘Make The Bush Tax Cuts Permanent!’

The GOP Solution To The Fiscal Cliff, ‘Make The Bush Tax Cuts Permanent!’

After 30+ years of failed Reaganomics, history could mark this as the moment when the right’s ‘trickle down’ theory was finally exposed as the sham it’s always been.

by Walt Dismay· · Current Issues, News
Lunacy: The anti-tax, social-conservative fervor supported by the Republican majority.

Lunatics In Congress Literally Ban The Word ‘Lunatic’

In an especially ironic moment for the House of Representatives, they passed a bill purging the word ‘lunatic’ from federal codes.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Boehner Caught In Colossal Lie About Small Business Tax Increases

Boehner Caught In Colossal Lie About Small Business Tax Increases

Speaker Boehner peddles the myth that the top two percent account for half of small business owners.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
4 Ways Grover Norquist Proves He’s Insane On ‘Meet The Press’ (VIDEO)

4 Ways Grover Norquist Proves He’s Insane On ‘Meet The Press’ (VIDEO)

As ‘fiscal cliff’ debate heats up, Norquist says Republicans are ‘impure;’ Obama will “shoot the hostages.”

Republican Senator Orrin Hatch: Obama Is A Con Artist

Republican Senator Orrin Hatch: Obama Is A Con Artist

Sen. Hatch is outraged – OUTRAGED! – that Obama is doing exactly what he said he would do if he won reelection. Obviously, he tricked the American people!

by Walt Dismay· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Peggy Noonan: Why Can’t Obama Just Give Us What We Want?

Peggy Noonan: Why Can’t Obama Just Give Us What We Want?

Obama won a resounding victory. So of COURSE he should give in to GOP demands!

by Walt Dismay· · News
The Great Recession was a great wealth booster for the world's wealthiest family.

World’s Richest Family Takes $180 Million More From Americans

Walmart’s Walton family will have an even merrier Christmas this year at the expense of the U.S. Treasury.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Obama on economy, two days after being reelected

Obama To GOP – ‘Americans Agree With Me,’ Will Veto Bush Tax Cuts (VIDEO)

Fresh off his decisive win, Obama reminded intransigent Republicans Americans are on his side.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Post-Election Boehner Flip Flops On Taxes, Obamacare, And Immigration (VIDEO)

Post-Election Boehner Flip Flops On Taxes, Obamacare, And Immigration (VIDEO)

Running Scared: Will Tea Party radicalism or a more centrist approach win the 2012 battle for Boehner’s soul?

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Top 18 Reasons You Might Want To Vote For Mitt Romney (Satire)

Top 18 Reasons You Might Want To Vote For Mitt Romney (Satire)

Getting burnt out on election news? Look here for a little comic relief – meant for liberals only!!

by Liberal Lamp Post· · Political Humor
GOP Campaign Ad Callously Exploits Disaster With ‘Sandy’ Attack on Obama

GOP Campaign Ad Callously Exploits Disaster With ‘Sandy’ Attack on Obama

Seriously, exploiting hurricane victims? WHO did Republicans hire to craft messaging for Romney’s campaign?

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
In Latest Poll, Americans Still Blame Bush Policies For Poor Economy

In Latest Poll, Americans Still Blame Bush Policies For Poor Economy

Americans see little improvement in the economy, and they know just who to blame.

by Deborah Montesano· · News