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Sex And The City Star Considers Throwing Her Hat In The Political Ring (VIDEO)

Sex And The City Star Considers Throwing Her Hat In The Political Ring (VIDEO)

What do Mark Zuckerberg, The Rock, Jerry Springer, Caitlyn Jenner, and Oprah all have in common? All successful, yes. All celebrities, yes. The other thing that currently binds them all, is that they are considering running for politics in some form or another. It seems the election of a person with absolutley no political or […]

Fight Fire With Fire? Dems Consider Running Their Own Reality TV Host (TWEETS-VIDEO)

Fight Fire With Fire? Dems Consider Running Their Own Reality TV Host (TWEETS-VIDEO)

A celebrity name has been put forward as a Democratic candidate for the Governor of Ohio. He has been a talk show host, more famous for entertainment, and yet far more politically experienced than the current president, Donald Trump. Give up? It is none other than Jerry Springer. Yes, as in “Jerry! Jerry! Jerry!” That one. […]

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

On Monday, the Charlotte City Council voted unanimously to invalidate the LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance that helped pave the way for North Carolina’s controversial “bathroom bill.” This bill – known formally as House Bill 2 (HB2) – required transgender people to use bathrooms that correspond to the sex listed on their birth certificate. It also reversed local […]

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

One of the few bright spots for the Democrats on Election Night came from my state of North Carolina. Specifically, the governor’s race. Democratic state attorney general Roy Cooper nosed out Republican incumbent Pat McCrory, but the margin appeared large enough that Cooper claimed victory. McCrory, however, refused to concede, and claimed Cooper had only won […]

Mike Pence Trying To Keep Emails Related To Official Business As Governor Secret

Mike Pence Trying To Keep Emails Related To Official Business As Governor Secret

Perhaps the most frequent talking point that came from Republicans during the 2016 race for the White House revolved around Hillary Clinton’s use private email server. What was she trying to hide? they asked. Why would anyone be opposed to letting the American public see what they had done while working for the government? And now, […]

Georgia Governor Complains About ‘Colored People’ In Rambling Speech (VIDEO)

Georgia Governor Complains About ‘Colored People’ In Rambling Speech (VIDEO)

Considering what he said yesterday as part of a speech he gave, it’s probably a very good thing that Georgia Governor Nathan Deal cannot run for re-election. Speaking to state educators as he urged them to support a Constitutional amendment which would allow the state to take control of failing schools, Deal remarked: “The irony […]

BREAKING: Federal Judge OVERRIDES Governor Rick Scott, Extends Florida Voter Registration Deadline (VIDEO)

BREAKING: Federal Judge OVERRIDES Governor Rick Scott, Extends Florida Voter Registration Deadline (VIDEO)

Due to the recent damage and destruction caused in Florida by Hurricane Mathew, U.S. District Judge Mark Walker extended voter registration to October 18th, overriding the governor’s decision. The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit causing the registration to be extended one day, but after review of the damage, the judge extended it six days further. […]

Mike Pence Created HIV Epidemic Because He ‘Prayed’ For Months Before Authorizing Needle Exchange (VIDEO)

Mike Pence Created HIV Epidemic Because He ‘Prayed’ For Months Before Authorizing Needle Exchange (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, the vice presidential candidates faced off in a debate. Most of the topics brought up were about foreign policy. One important subject that didn’t come up was public health issues. As Indiana’s Governor, Mike Pence ignored, and didn’t help with a statewide public health emergency. In 2011, the state saw a major cut in public […]

Maine Gov. Paul LePage Demands Apology For EXPERT Trolling That Led To His Tantrum (VIDEO)

Maine Gov. Paul LePage Demands Apology For EXPERT Trolling That Led To His Tantrum (VIDEO)

The Governor of Maine, Paul LePage, is quite the Tea Party douchebag. He is constantly having to apologize for the stupid shit coming out of his mouth. One reporter epically trolled LePage at a press conference. Stand-up comedian Andrew Ritchie was in Maine on vacation when he met up with fellow comedian, Jamie Roux, and they went […]

Stephen King Just Ripped Maine Governor LePage A New One, And It’s So Awesome!

Stephen King Just Ripped Maine Governor LePage A New One, And It’s So Awesome!

Maine’s unhinged Tea Party Governor, Paul LePage, has been in the news yet again this week for an obscenity laced voicemail he left a state legislator he thought had called him a racist. In that message, he told Democratic State Rep. Drew Gattine: “Mr. Gattine, this is Gov. Paul Richard LePage. I would like to talk […]

BREAKING: Sarah Palin Praises Trump For Being A Real Man, Not ‘Wimpy’ (TWEET)

BREAKING: Sarah Palin Praises Trump For Being  A Real Man, Not ‘Wimpy’ (TWEET)

After the resignation of Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, the ‘never in her right mind’ former Governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin, put her two cents in on Twitter. She gracefully tweeted: “Good for Trump; the WIMPY thing for a boss to do is NOT can someone when it just isn’t working out. It’s all […]

Louisiana Governor Basically Tells Trump To F**K Off, Won’t Allow Him To Exploit Flood Victims (VIDEO)

Louisiana Governor Basically Tells Trump To F**K Off, Won’t Allow Him To Exploit Flood Victims (VIDEO)

Louisiana has experienced a tragic amount of flooding. Over 40,000 homes have been damaged, and 30,000 people have been rescued. On Thursday, Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump, announced plans to go to Louisiana. Their Governor, John Bel Edwards, is not having The Donald’s bullsh*t. A spokesman for Edwards’ office said: “Donald Trump hasn’t called the […]

Maine’s Darling Idiot Governor Schooled On His Own State Medicaid Programs And ACA (VIDEO)

Maine’s Darling Idiot Governor Schooled On His Own State Medicaid Programs And ACA (VIDEO)

Maine’s Tea Party Darling, Governor Paul LePage, proved again just how much of an idiot he is. This time, a constituent schooled Gov. LePage on how his own state Medicaid programs and policies work, and she did it in the most humiliating of ways – during a live Maine Public Radio Network broadcast, according to the […]

This GOP Governor Is Taking The ‘Right To Discriminate’ Thing WAY Too Far (VIDEO)

This GOP Governor Is Taking The ‘Right To Discriminate’ Thing WAY Too Far (VIDEO)

Many Republicans have passed laws in a variety of states across the nation that allow people to discriminate based on their religious beliefs, according to the Huffington Post. They were passed under the guise of protecting religious freedom, but really the laws are just licenses for the Christian right to discriminate. Contrary to popular belief, being a bigot […]

WATCH: Ill. Comptroller Stops Lawmakers’ Pay, Forces Budget Plan Compromise (VIDEO)

WATCH: Ill. Comptroller Stops Lawmakers’ Pay, Forces Budget Plan Compromise (VIDEO)

Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger (R) decided to delay the pay of state lawmakers until they play ball with Governor Bruce Rauner (R) and resolve the 10-month crisis to pass a budget plan like grownups. It’s a creative solution that could work, but only if both sides feel the pinch – and they don’t. The governor doesn’t get […]

Tennessee’s Republican Governor Vetoes Ridiculous ‘Bible Bill’–But The Fight Isn’t Over

Tennessee’s Republican Governor Vetoes Ridiculous ‘Bible Bill’–But The Fight Isn’t Over

Anticipating a possible constitutional violation, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam vetoed a bill that would have designated the bible as the official book of the state of Tennessee. As a conservative Republican Party member himself, the governor is also religious, but he made a politically calculated decision. He carefully worded his statement, explaining why he vetoed the […]

Soldiers For God — Take Your Gun To Church In MS

Soldiers For God — Take Your Gun To Church In MS

Gov. Phil Bryant of Mississippi is in the headlines again after signing the Church Protection Act, also known as House Bill 786, which specifies that designated church members can carry guns into church buildings. The bill also allows people to carry holstered weapons without a permit. The controversial bill was signed in front of supporters and media, complete with a centerpiece […]

Alabama’s Pervy GOP Governor Admits He Lied, Made Sexual Comments To His Top Aide

Alabama’s Pervy GOP Governor Admits He Lied, Made Sexual Comments To His Top Aide

Yesterday, Alabama’s Republican Governor Robert Bentley admitted to making inappropriate sexual comments to one of his top aides. Bentley was accused by Spencer Collier, the former law enforcement secretary, of making comments and having a physical relationship with Rebekah Mason, a close adviser and long-term aide. Collier was fired Tuesday for “a number of issues” […]

Here’s What John Kasich Was Doing At Age 30 — A Career Politician

Here’s What John Kasich Was Doing At Age 30 — A Career Politician

When John Kasich was 30-years-old, the year was 1982. He was running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. He had already won and served as state senator for Ohio’s 15th district. At 26-years-old, he was the youngest person ever elected to the Ohio senate. After serving fours years as a state senator, […]