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Republican Party: The New Tories?

If Jonathan Martin at Politico is correct, the Republicans are planning a little pow-wow shortly following this year’s elections to figure out the future direction of the party. That’s great… but unfortunately they’ve already decided on the direction, and it’s … Continue reading

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George Bush with big hair – Garrison Keillor

Some tough talk coming from the creator of the A Prairie Home Companion: So the Republicans have decided to run against themselves. The bums have tiptoed out the back door and circled around to the front and started yelling, “Throw … Continue reading

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Daily Show Skewers McCain Convention Speech

http://www.thedailyshow.com/sitewide/video_player/view/default/swf.jhtml

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Obama: “It’s like these guys take pride in being ignorant”

That’s right, he said it:

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Blue Dogs building sway on the campaign trail

Tanner and “Blue Dog” Democrats — conservative fiscal hawks “choked blue” by their party’s liberal flank — are building their own political operation to propel like-minded candidates to victory this fall. They’re also quietly raising their own influence within a … Continue reading

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US House rejects war funding bill

“We’re playing political games on the backs of our troops – you know it,” said Republican Minority Leader John Boehner. BBC NEWS | Americas | US House rejects war funding bill At last, a little honesty from the congressional Republicans!

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Republicans: Screw You Ma!

It was already shaping up to be a difficult year for congressional Republicans. Now, on the cusp of Mother’s Day, comes this: A majority of the House GOP has voted against motherhood. Dana Milbank – Republicans Vote Against Moms; No … Continue reading

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