Post Tagged with: "Republicans"

Indiana’s Governor Is Introducing A State-Run News Service To Compete With Regular Media

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Indiana Governor Mike Pence is launching a state-run news service, which looks as if it will actually compete with Indiana’s independent media.

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Alabama Lawmaker Will Expose Marital Affairs Of ‘Family Values’ Republicans If They Keep Attacking Gays

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A gay Alabama state representative is warning her Republican colleagues to stop attacking the LGBT community if they don’t want her to reveal their dirty little secrets.

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Boehner Suffers Foot In Mouth Disease Over Prediction Of Obama’s Approval Ratings

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Back in December, Boehner made a prediction about what the State of the Union would do to Obama’s approval ratings. Today, the numbers show what actually happened.

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Obama To Protect Millions Of Acres Of Arctic Refuge From Big Oil (VIDEO)

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President Obama’s latest executive action has put an end to oil and gas drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)… and Republicans are pissed!

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GOP Governor Departs From Standard Republican Rhetoric And Blames THEM For National Debt

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For once, a Republican actually blames the GOP for the debt.

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Fox News Actually Expresses Shock And Outrage Over Boehner And Netanyahu Undermining President Obama (VIDEO)

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On Friday, the world watched in disbelief as Fox News actually defended the honor and office of President Obama in the wake of Speaker Boehner violating US protocol by inviting Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to speak to Congress. In other news, pigs are flying.

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Sarah Palin Poses With ‘Fuc_ You Michael Moore’ Crosshairs Sign, And She Wants To Be President? (IMAGE)

Sarah Palin Poses With ‘Fuc_ You Michael Moore’ Crosshairs Sign, And She Wants To Be President? (IMAGE)

Sarah Palin now has two embarrassing photos going viral in 2015 and we’re not even one month in.

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Outrageous: These States Say $4,600 Per Year Makes You Too Rich For Medicaid

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A few states have very strict income requirements for their Medicaid programs. They’re so strict that a mere $4,600 per year for a family of four is too wealthy to qualify.

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Influential Latino Anchor Jorge Ramos Terrifies GOP Over Immigration Controversy

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Jorge Ramos, known as the “voice of Latino voters” on Univision and Fusion, has Republicans shaking in their boots over immigration.

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Sarah Palin: Republican Leaders Have ‘Deflated Balls,’ And She’s Right

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It’s not often that Sarah Palin says something right, but on this occasion, she was at least half right.

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10 KXL Jobs That WON’T Get Mentioned In The Republicans’ “Keystone Jobs Bill” (IMAGES)

KXL Jobs: Wildlife washers. Cleaning oil off a pelican in Fort Jackson, FL, after the Deep Water Horizon spill in the gulf of Mexico. Photo: cc 2010 International Bird Rescue Research Center via Flickr.

Lawyers, plumbers, skateboard pros, and wildlife washers may be just a few of the KXL jobs Republicans think Keystone will create.

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White House Demonstrates What They Think About Fox, Drops ‘News’ From Seating Placement Cards (VIDEO)

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If the bullsh*t artists over at Fox News didn’t know that the White House loathes them, they know now.

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Obama Blasts GOP Climate Deniers For Their ‘I’m Not A Scientist’ BS In SOTU Address (VIDEO)

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Obama to GOP climate change deniers: “I’m not a scientist, either. But you know what – I know a lot of really good scientists…”

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Conservative Pub Claims Obama Just Asked Congress To Cut Workers’ Pay

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They said Obama doesn’t get what mandating paid sick leave will do to workers. It’s really those who think Milton Friedman was an economic god that don’t get it.

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Obama’s Brilliant Comeback To Republicans’ Attempted Diss At State Of The Union Is Legendary (VIDEO)

Obama’s Brilliant Comeback To Republicans’ Attempted Diss At State Of The Union Is Legendary (VIDEO)

The GOP’s attempt to smear the president during his State of the Union address goes devastatingly wrong. I could watch this again and again.

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Paul Krugman Op-Ed: Why Do Republicans Live In A Fantasy Land?

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

Paul Krugman takes no prisoners.

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Another NRA-Approved Tragedy: 5-Year-Old Boy Kills Baby Brother With Gun Lying Around House (VIDEO)

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A five-year-old boy in Missouri is now scarred for life after he shot and killed his nine-month-old baby brother with a gun he found in his parent’s bedroom – the same room the baby’s playpen was located. The NRA must be ecstatic.

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Texas GOP Celebrates MLK By Crying Discrimination While Gutting The Voting Rights Act

Composite with Selma march and Martin Luther King photos via Stanford University's King Web; Ferguson Police photo by Alex Wroblewski via the Sun Times; and Ferguson protesters image via NBC video screen grab.

Congratulations, TX Republicans for finding the most offensive way possible to celebrate MLK Day and the Voting Rights Act’s 50th anniversary.

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Pope Francis Says He Wants To Address Joint Session Of Congress, Republicans Should Be Terrified

Pope Francis Says He Wants To Address Joint Session Of Congress, Republicans Should Be Terrified

Being able to watch the Pope condemn the anti-science, pro-wealthy policies that the new Republican Congress has been pushing may just be a ratings bonanza for CSPAN. I’ll certainly be tuning in.

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Conservative Lawyer Smacks Down Anti-Gay Bigot On Fox For Comparing Same-Sex Marriage To Incest (VIDEO)

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Conservative Christian anti-gay bigot Tony Perkins had to be put in his place on Sunday after he tried to link same-sex marriage to incest. And it was a Republican attorney who did the stomping.

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