Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) is being investigated for ethics violations over improper use of campaign funds during her failed presidential bid as well as the theft of a personal email list but she is not above manipulating people into giving her more money. Ms. Bachmann recently sent out an email saying that she has created the […]
Pennsylvania’s Governor Tom Corbett received some serious backlash following a remark he made during a radio interview. He said that companies are having to leave job openings unfilled due to every job applicant testing positive for drugs. Yes, it seems as if Pennsylvania’s unemployed are flying high. While the Governor may believe what he’s saying, […]
A Twitterbomb initiated by UniteBlue is working and #VoteColbertBusch is trending on Twitter.
Charlotte, N.C. Mayor Anthony Foxx triggered controversy when he issued dual proclamations declaring that May 2, the date for the National Day of Prayer, will actually have two observances.
It started with an article on Brietbart that claimed the “Obama administration Pentagon appointees” were “meeting with anti-christian extremist Mikey Weinstein to develop court-martial procedures to punish Christians in the military who express or share their faith.” (Source: Brietbart)
I have long said that I adore Barbara Bush and I am so happy today to be validated! When I saw a news alert flash across my iPhone a few minutes ago, I guffawed and I’m still laughing. The Bushes, and indeed all of American political “royalty,” are in Dallas today for the grand opening […]
West Virginia lawmakers tackled childhood hunger and school performance in one bill when they passed the West Virginia Feed to Achieve Act (SB633) on April 12, 2013. The bill passed 89-9 with overwhelming bi-partisan support. The goal of the Feed to Achieve Act is to provide breakfast and lunch to every child in West Virginia […]
She is a “a California native who graduated from Castro Valley High School in 1990 before going on to Stanford and Oxford, once?described herself?as ‘a cross between the jock and the antisocial girl.’” (Source: Huffington Post) Any ideas? Scroll down for the answer. Christin Berger is a recovered conservative who is passionate about the environment, […]
Iowa is a marriage equality state, and has been for some time now. However, Iowa Republicans who oppose it are getting desperate. They seem to think that there is?still?a way to bully court justices who helped make it happen into resignation or retirement. According to Right Wing Watch,?Iowa Republicans are threatening to significantly cut […]
Tea Party darling and World Net Daily’s Woman of the Year, Michele Bachmann has had another campaign staffer come forward publicly about possible ethics violations. Peter Waldron, a former campaign staffer, filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) back in January. He alleged in the complaint that the Congresswoman paid some campaign workers […]
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) has passed the House of Representatives and has been referred to the Senate. This bill has been touted as a necessary security measure by some but in practice it will allow for significant privacy violations. If that isn’t bad enough, companies that violate your privacy will […]
The GOP is still trying to figure out how it will return to?dominance on a national scale after the 2012 elections. Some believe that they should have run a presidential candidate that was less of a cross between George F. Babbitt and C. Montgomery Burns, and more of a populist firebrand. Others believe that it […]
I love to say that the GOP can find a way to tie EVERYTHING back to abortion, the “illegals,” guns, gays, my uterus, and religion.?I especially love it when they use more than one of them in one sentence or argument.
President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama released their 2012 tax returns to the public on Friday. Predictably, the Obama tax return shows that their income has dropped from previous levels, primarily due to declining sales of the president’s books.?
There was a time when former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush seemed like the sane, sensible, and semi-stable Bush offspring. His sainted mother, the delightfully outspoken Barbara Bush, even believed that he would be a bigger player in the future of the GOP than his brother. That myth has been dispelled as of Sunday, […]
My esteemed senator, Ted ?Mouth of the South? Cruz (R-TX), in his first two months as a freshman senator, is really?embarrassing the heck out of us Texans?on a roll. From?The New York Times: Besides suggesting that Mr. Hagel [President Obama’s choice for Secretary of Defense] might have received compensation from foreign enemies, he has tangled […]
In a move that shocks almost no one, former Republican presidential hopeful and Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain has officially become a contributor for the Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network. Per an official (and completely astonishing in its absurdity) announcement, Cain will provide analysis and commentary across FNC’s daytime and primetime programming, as well as on FOX […]
Can a conservative and a liberal find love together? Not likely.?I have always fancied myself open-minded. Scratch that ? I know I’m open-minded. Most of my liberal friends can’t meet conservatives halfway, and most of my conservative friends can’t meet liberals halfway. I’m the person who can accept differences and attempt to understand other points […]
Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) has announced that he will not seek re-election for his Senate seat in 2014. The 89-year-old Senator has represented New Jersey as a strong liberal voice in the U.S. Senate for three decades; first winning his Senate seat in 1982, retiring in 2000, and returning ?in 2008.