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Republicans Furious That Even Fox News Is Reporting How Low The Deficit Is Under Obama (VIDEO)

Republicans Furious That Even Fox News Is Reporting How Low The Deficit Is Under Obama (VIDEO)

How are Republicans going to lie their way out of this when even the media branch of their party is admitting things are great under Obama?

by Sarah· · News
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Aspects Of Obama’s Latest Presidential Report Card (IMAGE)

Almost everything that’s good is up, almost everything bad is down. Almost.

by Bob Cesca· · Current Issues, News
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Bad News, Republicans: U.S. Treasury Confirms President Obama Has Fixed The Economy You Crashed (VIDEO)

Just two days before Christmas, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew gave Republicans the worst present they have ever received: great news about the economy.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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8 Disgusting Things To Remind You Just Who Right-Wing Soon-To-Be Speaker Paul Ryan Really Is (IMAGES)

From Ayn Rand to Medicare vouchers and fetal personhood laws, this dude is bad news for America. Here’s why you should be worried…

by Sarah Burris· · News
GOP Forced To Admit Repealing Obamacare Would Blow Up The Deficit Like A Bad Bush War

GOP Forced To Admit Repealing Obamacare Would Blow Up The Deficit Like A Bad Bush War

The economist that Republicans handpicked to run the Congressional Budget Office just told Republicans that one of their favorite arguments about Obamacare is wrong.

by Busta Troll· · News
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Best Smackdown Ever: Watch Obama Brilliantly Fact Check GOP Critics (VIDEO)

Congratulations, Obama. This brilliant take-down of your sour grapes, do-nothing GOP critics is your best one yet.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Obama’s #MadeInAmerica Speech Proves The Recovery And Beyond (TWEETS, GRAPHS)

Obama’s #MadeInAmerica Speech Proves The Recovery And Beyond (TWEETS, GRAPHS)

This series of live Tweets from the White House coverage of President Obama’s speech to the automotive industry should bring a smile to everyone’s face who actually like economic prosperity.

by Sarah· · News
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The Budget Deficit Just Fell To Lowest Point Of Obama’s Presidency (Again)

Want to make a Republican squirm? “Tax-and-Spend” Obama just dropped the deficit to the lowest point since he took office and nearly where it was before the economy crashed in 2008.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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U.S. Going Under For 3rd Time, Chomsky Holding The Life Jacket (PART 1)

We have a shadow army called JSOC (Joint Special Operations Command) run out of the Oval Office. Noam Chomsky is a truth-teller, and he tells of some truths in an interview with Free Speech Radio News’s Catherine Komp, “It’s dangerous, but it’s the kind of thing an investigative reporter could […]

by Gloria Christie· · News
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18 Crazy Right-Wing Myths About Obama, Debunked

Obama has done more to unite this nation than any president since Lincoln. But look at the lying racists, gun nuts, and hypocrites he’s up against.

GOP Is Ignoring The Will Of The People In Efforts To Defund Obamacare

GOP Is Ignoring The Will Of The People In Efforts To Defund Obamacare

The Kaiser Family Foundation recently conducted a poll that found a majority of Americans do not want Obamacare, to be defunded.

by Rika Christensen· · News
President Obama Puts Foot Down On Debt Limit, Will Republicans Blink?

President Obama Puts Foot Down On Debt Limit, Will Republicans Blink?

This cycle of self-created fiscal crises and the fight over the debt ceiling has become standard operating procedure in D.C., thanks to the Republicans.

by T. Steelman· · News
32 Countries Get More Federal Money Than Detroit — Is That Right? (INFOGRAPHIC)

32 Countries Get More Federal Money Than Detroit — Is That Right? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Detroit is an absolute mess. The murder rate is second-highest in the nation, people are leaving the city, and jobs are disappearing. A government bailout to fix the city would cost the federal government $20 billion — a number than many think is not unreasonable, especially considering the amount we’ve […]

by Justin Acuff (Isaacs)· · News
President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

The Republican Party is facing a crisis – President Obama has engineered yet another budget surplus, defeating their hope to take the nation hostage again.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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Right-Wingers Obsessed With Deficits That Don’t Matter And They Don’t Understand (VIDEO)

Republicans are obsessed with talking about deficits (which Papantonio suggests has ‘always been about political posturing’).

by David Pakman· · News
Obama Bets Social Security Cuts That The GOP Won’t Accept His Tax Increases

Obama Bets Social Security Cuts That The GOP Won’t Accept His Tax Increases

Obama’s offering an olive branch, trying to find middle ground, and GOP leaders are still balking because of the tax increases.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Republicans Want To Slash Government Spending, Can’t Name Anything To Cut (VIDEO)

Republicans Want To Slash Government Spending, Can’t Name Anything To Cut (VIDEO)

The Tea Party seems to not comprehend that there aren’t enough cuts possible to make up the budget deficit.

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GOP Whip Tells Fox Obama Cares About Basketball More Than Federal Budget (VIDEO)

Did House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) really say that President Barack Obama cares more about the March Madness college basketball spreads than about balancing the federal budget?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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What If We Really Ran A Family Budget Like Republicans Run The Government?

It’s stunningly obvious, we should be investing in raising our revenue by engaging some short term spending in long term investments.

How To Prove Obama LOWERED The Deficit In Four Easy And Indisputable Steps

How To Prove Obama LOWERED The Deficit In Four Easy And Indisputable Steps

Proving Obama lowered the deficit is so easy, even a conservative can do it! They won’t because the truth burns like acid, but they COULD.

by Walt Dismay· · News