Post Tagged with: "majority leader"

Rep. Jud McMillin, R-Brookville, is backing legislation to require drug tests of some welfare receipients. Photo by Megan Banta, TheStatehouseFile.com.

Top Indiana Republican Resigns After Sex Video Sent From His ‘Stolen’ Phone (VIDEO)

The 2nd most powerful Republican in the Indiana House of Representatives is deciding to resign after someone allegedly “stole” his phone and sent a sex video of his from it. Yeah, that’s believable…..

by Antiphon Freeman· · News
Image via Wikimedia

Mitch McConnell Who? Ted Cruz Already Acting Like He Runs The Senate

Ted Cruz is the nut job who is about to run the United States Senate. God help us.

by Jameson Parker· · Current Issues, News
With apologies to AP.

‘Go F— Yourself’ Says Boehner To Reid: Fiscal Cliff Deal Barely Reached, Bigger Battles Loom

The tense and acrimonious fiscal cliff negotiations prove Prussian statesman Otto von Bismark’s old adage that ‘Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.’

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
President Obama makes his case for middle class tax cuts during his press conference on Wednesday, November 28th. Image from a screen shot of the CBS News broadcast.

Fiscal Cliff Talks Fizzle: Obama Urges Public To Pressure Congress, Show Support (VIDEOS)

Faced with a recalcitrant congress and a hostile House Majority Leader, the President takes his case for middle class tax cuts directly to the public.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
With apologies to John Tenniel, illustrator for Lewis Carrol's Alice in Wonderland.

Gagging The Teabaggers: Senate Majority Leader Pushes Filibuster Reform

How the GOP has abused filibusters and how Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) plans to stop them.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
United Food and Commercial Workers union and supporters protest at Walmart’s home office in Bentonville, AK. (Image from UFCW's facebook page)

Walmart Workers Strike Spreads To 28 Facilities In 12 Cities, Black Friday Strike Looms (VIDEO)

Do increasing numbers of strikes and protests — including a planned mass walk-out on Black Friday, the biggest and most lucrative day for retailers –mean trouble for Walmart?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

VA Hotel Evicts Paying Liberal Guests to ‘Avoid Confrontation’ with Eric Cantor

Don’t you want to know which hotel evicted people from their rooms and canceled their ballroom reservation just so Eric Cantor wouldn’t have to hear anything dissident during his stay? And don’t you want to hear what those people had to say?