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Extreme GOP Gerrymandering Responsible For Tea Party, Republican Infighting (VIDEO)

GOP Gerrymandering

Here’s how GOP gerrymandering handed power to an extreme Tea Party, whose views do not represent those of the American people.

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The GOP Has Been Planning The Government Shutdown Since Last Year. Here’s The Proof (INFOGRAPHIC)

House GOP Plot to Shutdown U.S. Government Over Obamacare infographic by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

This shocking memo shows just how far the House GOP — and their wealthy paymasters — will go in order to deny healthcare to the American people.

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Here Are The Names Of 22 GOP House Reps Who Say They Will Vote Yes If A Clean Bill Is Introduced

House Speaker John Boehner Crying. (Photo manipulation by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info)

House Speaker John Boehner claims he doesn’t have enough votes to pass a clean spending bill, and end the government shutdown. He’s lying through his teeth.

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Speaker John Boehner Should Act Like A Terrorist, Says Sandy Rios

Screen captured image of House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) being interviewed by Peter Cook from Bloomberg TV. http://www.bloomberg.com/video/boehner-unlikely-to-support-online-tax-bill-SELu~0PZQ~6usvunvY8Ykw.html

Right wing radio host Sandy Rios wants John Boehner to act more like a ‘terrorist’ during the government shutdown, just like the Tea Partiers in the House.

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California Rep. Darrell Issa Is The Richest AND Most Corrupt Member Of Congress

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA). Photo from Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darrell_Issa

Darrell Issa is the richest member of Congress. He’s also the most corrupt, with a long history of questionable ethics and criminal activity.

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GOP Congressmen Heckled By Angry Crowds At Town Hall Meetings (VIDEOS)

Photo of Muppet heclkers Statler and Waldorf from Wikipedia.Org.

Why aren’t GOP congressmen scheduling their beloved Town Hall meetings any more? Maybe the heckling from angry crowds has something to do with it.

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Here Are 8 Stupid Lies Fox News Keeps Telling About Food Stamps (VIDEO)

Slightly altered image from the delightful "Grumpy Man's Guide To Losing Weight & Keeping It Off" blog.

Who needs food stamps when you can go dumpster diving? Plus, you’re too fat and need to go on a diet anyway.

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Federal Student Loan Rates Double Due To Lack Of Urgency In Congress

Federal Student Loan Rates Double Due To Lack Of Urgency In Congress

On July 1st, federally subsidized student loans had their interest rate doubled, placing a bigger financial burden on students pursuing higher education.

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Ann Coulter Blasts Immigration Reform; Calls All Immigrants Lawbreakers (AUDIO)

Ann Coulter Blasts Immigration Reform; Calls All Immigrants Lawbreakers (AUDIO)

Ann Coulter and her brand of Republicans believe immigrants are all lawbreakers.

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Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Republican Says Banning Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide Is Top Goal

Photo of Representative Tim Huelskamp from Politico. http://www.politico.com//story/2013/06/rep-tim-huelskamp-to-file-constitutional-amendment-to-restore-doma-93430.html

In response to the Supreme Court’s DOMA decision, this conservative congressman wants to ban same-sex marriage across the country

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Still Grasping At ‘Conspiracy,’ Darrell Issa Refuses To Release IRS Investigation Transcripts

Still Grasping At ‘Conspiracy,’ Darrell Issa Refuses To Release IRS Investigation Transcripts

Darrell Issa vowed to release witness transcripts, however, he seems to have gotten a case of the classical Republican ‘lying syndrome.’

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House Republicans Claim God Told Them Boehner Should Be Speaker

House Republicans Claim God Told Them Boehner Should Be Speaker

House Republicans claim God told them Boehner should remain Speaker.

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Republicans Submit Legislation To Defund ACORN Three Years After ACORN Disbanded

Image from South Park

Congressional Republicans have submitted two bills that defund ACORN, which hasn’t existed for three years.

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In Shocking Announcement Michele Bachmann Says She Is Not Running For Reelection In 2014 (VIDEO)

In Shocking Announcement Michele Bachmann Says She Is Not Running For Reelection In 2014 (VIDEO)

Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has just released a video stating that she will not be running for reelection in the 2014 midterm elections.

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Shocking Revelation About Mortgage Modifications: Your Bank Might Still Foreclose (VIDEO)

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Wells Fargo told this Orlando, FL dad they’d make his mortgage modifications permanent after a four-month trial … then they sent a foreclosure notice.

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Boehner Says He Cares About Jobs While Republicans Have Wasted 15 Percent Of House Time On Obamacare

Boehner Says He Cares About Jobs While Republicans Have Wasted 15 Percent Of House Time On Obamacare

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) is doing his absolute best to make no sense at all, it would seem.

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Republican Strategist Frustrated With House GOP: ‘They Really Can’t Pass Gas’ (VIDEO)

Image screen captured from MSNBC.

Republicans in Congress don’t have a ‘leadership’ problem, they have a ‘followship’ problem.

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Michigan GOP Would Rather End Food Assistance For 200K People Than Raise Taxes On The 1% (VIDEO)

The late John Howard Davies in the 1948 movie, "Oliver Twist"  begs, "Please, Sir, I want some more." Image screen captured from YouTube video clip. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZrgxHvNNUc

Michigan’s GOP clearly has it in for the poor, but this surprising video shows hunger also happens in middle class families.

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Armed Gun Nuts Swarm Washington State Capitol, Enter Building (VIDEO)

Photo from King5.Com. http://www.king5.com/news/local/Pro-gun-rally-held-at-Washington-State-Capitol-196701171.html

Despite event organizers expecting thousands of supporters, the spectacle of several hundred armed white guys marching on state capitol buildings is highly disturbing.

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Paul Ryan Adviser Says Cut Social Security Benefits For ‘Wealthy’ Earning $25K+ Per Year

Paul Ryan Adviser Says Cut Social Security Benefits For ‘Wealthy’ Earning $25K+ Per Year

Yuval Levin’s Op Ed piece sounds reasonable, until you do the math and realize that he considers people earning $25,000 per year to be ‘wealthy.’

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