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Is GOP Hero Joni Ernst Exaggerating Her Combat Veteran Status?

January 26, 2015

The junior Senator from Iowa, Joni Ernst, proclaims herself a “combat veteran.” Her brief bio on the Senate website identifies her as “the first female combat veteran elected to serve in the United States Senate.” That is indeed a high…

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Guess What Ted Cruz Had The Audacity To Say About The Minimum Wage At Koch Event

January 26, 2015

Nothing says “standing up for the poor” like attending a Koch brothers’ event. Well, that’s exactly what Senator [Rafael] Ted Cruz (R-TX) did over the weekend alongside Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Rand Paul (R-KY). These men know who’s bankrolling…

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WTF Does Sarah Palin Know About a ‘Servant’s Heart?’

January 26, 2015

During a staged event in which she callously used the homeless and the hungry at a Salvation Army outpost in Las Vegas as a photo-op to promote her latest reality show, half-term Alaska Governor and failed Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin served…

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Millions of White Southerners May Lose Obamacare Subsidies

January 25, 2015

Dan Mangan, Health Care reporter at CNBC recently wrote on a study released by the Urban Institute in which we learn that as many as 6.3 million Americans will likely lose health care coverage if the Supreme Court rules against the…

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Boehner Criticized By Dems And Jewish Leaders Over Invitation To Netanyahu

January 24, 2015

When Speaker of the House John Boehner issued his rash and dangerous invitation to Benjamin Netanyahu to speak to Congress, he unleashed a firestorm of criticism. Together, the two men are trying hard to undermine President Obama’s negotiations with Iran in favor…

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DELUSIONAL: Mike Huckabee Thinks He Has ‘God’s Blessing’ To Make Him President (VIDEO)

January 23, 2015

When Mike Huckabee appeared on the Christian show ‘Life Today‘ he told the host, televangelist James Robison, that he has “God’s blessing” to become president so he can stop the “secular theocracy” which now runs the nation. Newsflash for Huckabee,…

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Republican Sheriff Warns Of Abortion ‘Culture of Death’

January 23, 2015

Ronald L. DeGrove and Edward Lynn contributed to this report.  On this morning’s front page of the Florida Times Union, above the fold and in bold black the headline read the following. “Sheriff warns of ‘culture of death'”. John Rutherford…

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Freudian Slip? GOP Rep Wants Minimum Wage Low For Teens And ‘Minorities’ (VIDEO)

January 23, 2015

We’re not sure if California Republican Rep.Tom McClintock made a Freudian slip or not when he declared that the minimum wage should not be raised for unskilled workers such as teenagers and “minorities.” During an appearance on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal,…

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Boehner, Netanyahu Cross A Very Serious Line

January 22, 2015

Obama seeks peace through diplomacy. By undermining him, Boehner and Netanyahu fundamentally seek war.

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GOP Women Finally Rebel Against House Leaders Over Abortion

January 22, 2015

The GOP women in the House of Representatives delivered a surprise upset to their leaders by refusing to support proposed legislation on abortion.

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