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Jeb’s PATHETIC Attempt To Slam Hillary In New Ad Only Highlights His Brother’s Failures (VIDEO)

Jeb’s PATHETIC Attempt To Slam Hillary In New Ad Only Highlights His Brother’s Failures (VIDEO)

The only thing that looks bad after this cringeworthy ‘End Times’ ad is the Bush family name and Republican policy.

by Sarah· · News
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Ben Carson Literally Vows To Crash The Economy In First Year If Elected President

Americans had better brace themselves for an economic calamity if Ben Carson becomes president.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Big Bad Socialism? The U.S. Is Already A Socialist Nation – And Conservatives Love It (VIDEO)

Big Bad Socialism? The U.S. Is Already A Socialist Nation – And Conservatives Love It (VIDEO)

Show this video to all your conservative relatives who don’t seem to realize they enjoy socialism each and every day…

by Sarah· · News
THANKS OBAMA: Jobless Claims Fall To Lowest Level Since 1973

THANKS OBAMA: Jobless Claims Fall To Lowest Level Since 1973

Yes, better than Reagan.

by Sarah· · News
New Poll Claims People Like Bush More Than Obama, Here’s Why These People Are Imbeciles

New Poll Claims People Like Bush More Than Obama, Here’s Why These People Are Imbeciles

A new poll proves people either suffer from amnesia, or are complete idiots, because they don’t recall some of the worst moments in our nation’s history happened under Bush.

by Sarah· · News
Photo Of Obama Throwing Magic Out Into The Universe Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today (IMAGE)

Photo Of Obama Throwing Magic Out Into The Universe Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today (IMAGE)

No matter which way you look at this photo — it’s pretty damn awesome.

by Sarah· · News
Wall Street Loses Its Grip On New York City’s (And America’s) Economy

Wall Street Loses Its Grip On New York City’s (And America’s) Economy

Wall Street used to drive the economy with its greed and financial bubbles but not anymore.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

Those who refuse to learn from the past are doomed to repeat it.

by Justin Rosario· · News
This Map Shows How Much Money It Takes To Be The 1% In Every State (New York Is Insane!)

This Map Shows How Much Money It Takes To Be The 1% In Every State (New York Is Insane!)

Take a look at your home state and see if -you- can someday be a part of the glorious 1%!

Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

Paul Krugman Slams Republican Plans For More Spending Cuts

At some point we have to stop treating Republican sabotage of the economy as “politics” and call it what it really is: A criminal assault on the people and institutions of this country.

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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
College Graduate’s Angry Response to College Fundraising Attempt

College Graduate’s Angry Response to College Fundraising Attempt

  Millions of college graduates are struggling today to find a well-paying job.  Some want to build a career, some a family, all a better life.  However, an overwhelming majority are simply trying to gather enough money to pay back their student loans.  Unfortunately, for many, this is a losing […]

by Salvatore Aversa· · News
Photo of Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) from Wikipedia.

GOP Rep. Thinks Extending Jobless Benefits Is ‘Immoral’

Jobs are necessary for people to live and eat. Barring that, they need unemployment benefits. Some in the GOP think extending such benefits is immoral.

by Rika Christensen· · News
U.S Federal Judge Is Stunned No Financial Executives Have Been Prosecuted

U.S Federal Judge Is Stunned No Financial Executives Have Been Prosecuted

   Anyone who has followed the economic breakdown since 2008 has pondered a simple question. Why haven’t any bank executives been prosecuted? U.S District Judge Jed Rakoff asks the same question in a recent piece published in the New York Review of Books. It has been five years since the […]

by Chris Lazare· · News
John Darkow, Columbia Daily Tribune, Missouri, from Cagel Cartoons

Business Lobby Realizes Too Late That They Created A Monster By Backing The Tea Party

The business lobby thought they had control of the House all sewn up. The Tea Party has proved them wrong. Now big business is facing the monster it made.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
John Boehner Acts Like Adult, Tells Caucus He Won't Let Default Happen
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Boehner Acts Like Adult, Tells Caucus He Won’t Let Default Happen

(PHOTO) Is Speaker of the House John Boehner showing signs of becoming an adult? On Wednesday, he held a private meeting with House Republicans and one of them told the New York Times — anonymously, of course — that the Speaker said he would not allow the federal government to […]

by Deborah Montesano· · News
My Dad needs a living wage.

Australia Is Proof That America Should Raise Its Minimum Wage (VIDEO)

On the issue of America’s minimum wage, conservatives continue to cling to long discredited ideas. Let us look down under to show them how wrong they are.

by Terrence Johnson· · News
Plllllease let these fools listen to me!

Paul Krugman: The Big Bad Deficit Is Gone

Who are you going to believe? The Nobel Prize winning economist who’s been right about everything for years on end or the people that crashed the economy and made billions off our suffering?

by Justin Rosario· · News
Income inequality; David G. Klein @ The New York Times

Ever-Growing Income Inequality Is Bad For Economic Recovery

There simply aren’t enough people in the 1% to spur the demand that’s needed, and we’ve spent 30 years watching the trickle-down theory fail miserably.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Wall Street Journal Hack Fails Econ 101, Insists Spending Cuts Are The Only Solution (VIDEO)

Wall Street Journal Hack Fails Econ 101, Insists Spending Cuts Are The Only Solution (VIDEO)

He’s a member of the Wall Street Journal editorial board and has a Master’s in Economics, yet he fails a problem even a 5th grader can solve.

by The Rambling Fool· · News