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Happy 2016! Republicans Already Promise To Be F*cking Useless This Year

Happy 2016! Republicans Already Promise To Be F*cking Useless This Year

One of the two major parties of the United States of America is so afraid of a tiny group of racist morons that they’re willing to do or say ANYTHING to keep them happy.

by Justin Rosario· · Current Issues, News
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Jon Stewart Successfully Shames Republicans Into Extending 9/11 First Responders Bill

All it took was a campaign that included embarrassing Republicans on national television to force them to do the right thing.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Photos Reveal Ben Carson’s House Is A Creepy Museum Dedicated To HIMSELF (IMAGES)

Photos Reveal Ben Carson’s House Is A Creepy Museum Dedicated To HIMSELF (IMAGES)

Carson definitely seems to think highly of himself. He even has a picture of himself with Jesus.

by Sarah· · News
Senate Votes To Fund Planned Parenthood, Leaving Shutdown To The Flying Monkeys In The House

Senate Votes To Fund Planned Parenthood, Leaving Shutdown To The Flying Monkeys In The House

The House is packed with cranks and grandstanders who will not hesitate to shut down the government.

by Bob Cesca· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Ted Cruz Just Admitted People Are Disappointed Because They Keep Winning Elections (VIDEO)

Ted Cruz Just Admitted People Are Disappointed Because They Keep Winning Elections (VIDEO)

He even called McConnell a “liar” — GASP!

by Sarah· · Current Issues, News
Alan Grayson’s First Senate Campaign Video Will Make Any Progressive Swoon (VIDEO)

Alan Grayson’s First Senate Campaign Video Will Make Any Progressive Swoon (VIDEO)

The left really needs Grayson in the Senate.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
SC House GOP Trying To Kill Confederate Flag Bill With ‘Dozens’ Of Crazy Amendments (VIDEO)

SC House GOP Trying To Kill Confederate Flag Bill With ‘Dozens’ Of Crazy Amendments (VIDEO)

Some “not-racist” South Carolina conservatives are trying to derail the vote to remove the Confederate flag with a series of wacky amendments — including one that would cause the American flag to be flown upside-down.

by John Prager· · News
Featured image with Lyin' Paul Ryan: Composite | Video screen grabs/Fox | Heartfelt apologies to Alfred E. Neuman/Mad Magazine from Elisabeth Parker.

Watch Paul Ryan Lie Through His Shiny White Teeth To Deny Republicans Gutted Amtrak (VIDEO)

Paul Ryan has the gall to claim our GOP-led Congress really DID vote to fund upgrades for Amtrak that could have prevented the deadly crash.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
This GOP Congressman’s Insane Marijuana Speech Just Set Back Drug Reform (VIDEO)

This GOP Congressman’s Insane Marijuana Speech Just Set Back Drug Reform (VIDEO)

Once again we find the GOP on the wrong side of history. They would rather see veterans become addicted to painkillers than use legal medical marijuana.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Featured photo: Composite with screen grabs via Funny or Die's Climate Change Denial Disorder video.

Hilarious Video Reveals 56% Of Congress GOPers Suffer ‘Climate Change Denial Disorder’ (VIDEO)

Hilarious video: 170 Republicans in the House and Senate suffer ‘Climate Change Denial Disorder.’ Is yours one of them?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Featured image: Composite by Elisabeth Parker with frustrated taxpayer/Image Arcade and IRS tax forms and other tax preparation materials/Pixabay.

GOP’s IRS Cuts Ticking Off Taxpayers And May Cost Over $30 Billion Per Year (VIDEO)

We all love to hate the IRS, but the GOP’s drastic IRS funding cuts could cost us billions. John Oliver explains.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Photo of Obama making his case for cracking down on payday loans at Lawson State Community College in Birmingham, Ala.: Video screen grab/WhiteHouse.Gov via AL.Com.

President Obama Takes On The Payday Lenders (VIDEO)

Congratulations, President Obama, for yet another brilliant speech. Watch him attack payday lenders and the GOP’s horribly cruel budget.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Arkansas House Votes Down Common Core (VIDEO)

The vote was a landslide.

by Dylan Hock· · News
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Congress Manages To Pass Bill That Funds DHS…For A Whole Week

Congress finally decided that passing DHS funding was a good idea. This new funding bill will last…until next Friday. Then we might get to do this all over again.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Temporary DHS Funding Measure Fails In The House, Pushing DHS Closer To A Shutdown

Is holding something hostage that’s as important as funding the Department of Homeland Security really the legacy that Republicans want to leave?

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill, ‘It Has Earned My Veto’ (VIDEO)

Obama has vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline bill!

by Frank Minero· · News
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President Obama To GOP: ‘Responsibly Govern Or Be Prepared For Me To Use My Veto Pen’ (VIDEO)

President Obama pulled no punches when addressing his intentions on defending health care, the environment, clean air and clean water.

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Watch Hank Johnson’s Powerful ‘I Can’t Breathe Speech’ In Memorial To Eric Garner (VIDEO)

“Black lives matter. Hear my pleas. I can’t breathe. I can’t breathe.”

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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House Approves Keystone XL Pipeline — Luckily Obama Will Veto It

The House of Representatives has passed a bill approving the Keystone XL pipeline in a 252 to 161 vote. Republicans have adamantly demanded that the pipeline be built. After the wins that the Republican Party made in the midterms they now have the ability to get a bill through the […]

by Joe Fletcher· · News
It's about time we hire that badass to bring back some of the Social Security glory days.
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White House Invaded Due To Shocking Security Lapses (VIDEO)

The House’s Oversight Panel’s Subcommittee On National Security met Tuesday to find out how these rings of defense failed so badly.

by Gloria Christie· · News