Category Archives: Politics

US House Speaker John Boehner (R)

Boehner, leader of least productive Congress, shares his pride and should be paid accordingly.

“[W]e should not be judged on how many new laws we create. We ought to be judged on how many laws we repeal.” Speaker of the House, John Boehner, July 21, 2013 That’s what John Boehner said to CBS’s Bob

US House Speaker John Boehner (R)

Boehner, leader of least productive Congress, shares his pride and should be paid accordingly.

“[W]e should not be judged on how many new laws we create. We ought to be judged on how many laws we repeal.” Speaker of the House, John Boehner, July 21, 2013 That’s what John Boehner said to CBS’s Bob

Republicans Complain About Incompetence After They’ve Spent Years Defunding the IRS

Originally posted on progressivenetwork:
By Rmuse, PoliticusUSA, May. 14th, 2013 There is an old saying that nothing in life is certain except death and taxes, but if one lives in the United States, only death is certain. It is true…

Republicans Complain About Incompetence After They’ve Spent Years Defunding the IRS

Originally posted on progressivenetwork:
By Rmuse, PoliticusUSA, May. 14th, 2013 There is an old saying that nothing in life is certain except death and taxes, but if one lives in the United States, only death is certain. It is true…

Ted Cruz’s personality problem

Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
Ted Cruz (Credit: Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com) From where I stand, Ted Cruz is an opportunistic nitwit. He’s a freshman senator trying his best to make his mark with the Tea Party faithful.  It also…

Ted Cruz’s personality problem

Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
Ted Cruz (Credit: Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com) From where I stand, Ted Cruz is an opportunistic nitwit. He’s a freshman senator trying his best to make his mark with the Tea Party faithful.  It also…

What Congress Does – ‘Paul Ryan admits GOP can’t govern without a hostage crisis’

Originally posted on The Last Of The Millenniums:
‘Rep. Paul Ryan, the House GOP’s budgetary chieftain, gave a brief but remarkable interview to the Washington Examiner’s David Drucker in which he essentially conceded that Republicans will only negotiate with Democrats…

What Congress Does – ‘Paul Ryan admits GOP can’t govern without a hostage crisis’

Originally posted on The Last Of The Millenniums:
‘Rep. Paul Ryan, the House GOP’s budgetary chieftain, gave a brief but remarkable interview to the Washington Examiner’s David Drucker in which he essentially conceded that Republicans will only negotiate with Democrats…

Adam Kokesh, former Marine corporal

What if right wing violent rhetoric influenced Adam Kokesh to commit Treason?

The other day, I wrote a post about how words matter, how our voice matters. How promoting hope and respect for others and not fear and bigotry matter. Why? I have no doubt the negative words of fear, hate and

Adam Kokesh, former Marine corporal

What if right wing violent rhetoric influenced Adam Kokesh to commit Treason?

The other day, I wrote a post about how words matter, how our voice matters. How promoting hope and respect for others and not fear and bigotry matter. Why? I have no doubt the negative words of fear, hate and

U.S. Attorney Gen. Holder

GOP Strategy to win 2014: Get Holder while advancing ObamaScare

I don’t know who Republicans hate more, President Barack Obama or U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Both are succeeding in their jobs despite all the negative attacks against them. As for the President, our economy is on a steady path

U.S. Attorney Gen. Holder

GOP Strategy to win 2014: Get Holder while advancing ObamaScare

I don’t know who Republicans hate more, President Barack Obama or U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Both are succeeding in their jobs despite all the negative attacks against them. As for the President, our economy is on a steady path

03-orson-welles-theredlist

Our words reveal the condition of our life.

Too often, I find myself instinctively asking in response to new legislation being offered by Republicans that, if passed, would hurt us, or their insistence that we take from the poor and the middle-class and give it to the rich,

03-orson-welles-theredlist

Our words reveal the condition of our life.

Too often, I find myself instinctively asking in response to new legislation being offered by Republicans that, if passed, would hurt us, or their insistence that we take from the poor and the middle-class and give it to the rich,