Nino Scalia sits sputtering on the bench!

Antonin Scalia has gone apoplectic again! Following the ACA decision Scalia, much over rated as a jurist and an intellect, gave a sputtering, childish dissent to that groundbreaking decision. Today he is once again spitting and fuming, nearly unintelligibly, against...More

Feel The Bern: Time To Panic?

Oh my But as his presidential campaign gains altitude and attention, Sanders may be on the way to securing the most difficult black progressive endorsement there is: the blessing of Professor Cornel West, one of America’s leading public intellectuals. Celebrity...More

It’s Not Always Greener On The Other Side: Jill Stein & The Fight For Third Party Relevance in 2016

If there is truth in the old saying that insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results, it may be fast approaching the time that progressives in the United States need to file a...More

FL-Sen: Sen. Chris Murphy (D. CT) Goes After The Tea Party's New Favorite Candidate


Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D. CT): With Marco Rubio relinquishing his Senate seat in Florida to run for president, Democrats have a wonderful opportunity to replace a leading neoconservative voice in the chamber with an...More

OH-Sen: Sen. Bob Casey Jr. (D. PA) Helps Ted Strickland (D) Get Ready To Defeat Rob Portman (R)


Received this e-mail today from my home state U.S. Senator, Bob Casey Jr . (D. PA), in support of former Governor Ted Strickland's (D. OH) U.S. Senate campaign: You know as well as I do that we need to regain...More

Flags Furthered and Fallen


A horrendous crime in South Carolina spurs many states to retire a flag associated with a history of horrendous crimes since the days of the confederacy. The Supreme Court’s healthcare ruling allows Obama to plant the flag of legacy firmly...More

Do you agree with the Supreme Court's decision to uphold Obamacare subsidies?

In King v. Burwell, the plaintiffs in the case – all Obamacare opponents – argued that the wording of the Affordable Care Act means only plans purchased on state exchanges are eligible for subsidies. In total, 6.4 million people would...More

Polling At 0% And Going For The Win

Poor Old Bobby Jindal cant catch a break . It is almost sad to watch Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, struggling at 0 percent in presidential polls, embrace the “dumbed-down conservatism” and “stupid party” mantras that he once vociferously denounced. Jindal,...More

Papa Pope from the Hit TV Show Scandal Addresses the Confederate Flag Issue


Have you sat around wondering what Papa Pope from the hit TV show Scandal would say to a Confederate Flag lover? Well your wait is over. The Nightly Show Get More: The Nightly Show Full Episodes , The Nightly Show...More

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Ted Cruz And The Great Terror

Seriously? State Sen. Lee Bright (R), a member of Cruz's leadership team, said that removing the flag would dishonor the memory of those who fought for South Carolina during the Civil War, according to the Spartanburg Herald Journal. He added...More

PA-Sen: Pat Toomey (R) Says Background Checks Push Worth Reviving But Probably Won't Happen


Yeah, I had a hard time believing this: In the wake of the Charleston shooting, Sens . Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) are considering ways to renew their failed push to expand meaningful background checks on gun...More

Democratic Candidates Agree on Climate Science, Differ on Solutions (IL-18)


The two Democrats running to replace Aaron Schock in Illinois' 18th Congressional district supported action on climate change in a recent debate sponsored by several news organizations . Both candidates mentioned a letter from Pope Francis calling on Catholics to...More

NC-Sen: Kay Hagan (D) Will Not Challenge Richard Burr (R) In 2016


Well at least we have one answer: A Washington-based publication is reporting, based on two anonymous sources, that former North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan will not challenge Sen. Richard M. Burr in 2016. Hagan has been making calls to...More

You Know Who Is Still Trying To Be Relevant


Don't look at the link if you want to play, the winner gets bound toilet paper, I mean her book She who cannot be named observed that: Gov. Nikki Haley As "An Immigrant" Who "Does Not Understand America's History" You...More

South Carolina's "DUH" Moment


This one is such a no-bainer that I'm almost embarrassed to bring it up - but I will because, gosh darn it, I just can't help myself! There are literally scads of avenues I could proceed down that I hardly...More

Fox and Friends Host Hit Marching Band Leader With an Axe


Fox and Friends co-host Pete Hegseth hit a drummer leader with an Axe on June 14th . The actual incident was omitted from the segment , but a person with cell phone caught the whole thing. See video below: In...More

PA-Sen: Keystone Progress Puts The Pressure On Toomey (R) To Get His Own Judicial Nominee Confirmed


Judge Luis Felipe Restrepo Received this e-mail today from Keystone Progress: Thanks to overwhelming, non-stop pressure from people like you, Senator Toomey finally made sure that Judge Luis Felipe Restrepo , currently serving for the U.S. District Court for the...More

"Scott Walker, Please Come Home" says Major Wisconsin Editorial

When you point a finger, there are 3 more pointing back at you The headline just says it all . Things are so bad here in the Legislature that the newspaper is begging Scott Walker to come home, if only...More


Symbolism in pic of Ted Cruz?

AP released this photo last week, taken at a fund raiser for Senator Ted Cruz for his Presidential bid at a shooting range in Iowa. Cruz supporters cried foul, blaming AP for deliberately trying to embarrass the Senator. Perhaps the...More

OH-Sen: Sherrod Brown (D) Helps Ted Strickland (D) Get Ready To Defeat Rob Portman (R)


Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D. OH) in support of former Governor Ted Strickland's (D. OH) U.S. Senate campaign: Ted Strickland and I have a lot in common. We were both born and raised in Ohio...More

MD-Sen: Donna Edwards (D) Keeps Up The Pressure On The Senate To Stop Fast Tracking The TPP


Received this e-mail today from Rep. Donna Edwards' (D. MD) U.S. Senate campaign: Here’s where we are on Fast Track for the TPP : We can still stop Fast Track. Supporters of this job-killing trade deal are trying to jam...More

Public Reaction Brought Down That Flag. Not A GOP Epiphany.


Funny how a few days makes the right of our country suddenly find a conscience [although that is still up for debate]. Lots of praise has been given for Nikki Haley's cal l to take down the flag from South...More

Dalton Javier Alonso Ramirez makes pinatas of Donald Trump

Dalton Javier Alonso Ramirez did not like what he heard when Donald Trump insulted Mexican immigrants and Mexico. He decided to do something so the pinata maker and seller made some Donald Trump pinatas! Beautiful!More

WI-Sen: Elizabeth Warren (D. MA) Puts The Pressure On Ron Johnson (R) To Sign The Badger Pledge


Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D. MA) in support of Russ Feingold's (D. WI) U.S. Senate campaign: A full year before my Senate election, Karl Rove's super PAC ran an attack ad against me. It was...More

Bill Maher jumps into the Confederate flag debate with an interesting but funny perspective


If this doesn't get 5,000 re-tweets I'm not sure what will. By the way, why WOULD you want the confederate flag on your car? Its like telling the police "The meth is HERE" — Bill Maher (@billmaher) June 20, 2015...More

Obama and the N-Word.


Oh, what utter bollocks is being spewed by the right. The quote getting their knickers in a twist OBAMA: And it's not just a matter of it not being polite to say nigger in public. That's not the measure of...More

PA-Sen: Quinnipiac Has Pat Toomey (R) Leading Joe Sestak (D) 47-36 But Still Plenty Of Undecideds


Not the best news from Pennsylvania courtesy of Quinnipiac but still: The latest Quinnipiac Poll is the best news Sen. Pat Toomey has received this month. After a tepid F&M Poll and a RMU survey that actually showed him...More

FL-Sen: Quinnipiac Has Murphy (D) & Grayson (D) Leading Lopez-Cantera (R) & DeSantis (R)


Some more encouraging news out of Florida courtesy of Quinnipiac: Democrats have a good chance of claiming the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Marco Rubio next year, although no one in the early field is very well known...More