Sen. Lindsey Graham, or, as he may soon be known, El Dictador.
♀ Lindsey Graham: as president I would deploy the military against Congress – Graham is proposing that his first act as president would be to use the military to force the legislative branch to pass his agenda. – Read the full article
In a recent Wall Street Journal article* Peggy Noonan, another Republican operative posing as a journalist writes:
After forgetting to be gracious to the victors of the 2014 election, or even to note there’d been a significant election, he referred to his relations with Congress. – Read the full article
Again, conservatives’ narrow minded, inhumane policies / greed agenda of austerity has cost lives. Ironically, in the same vein of anti-intelligence, the GOP Congress’ sequester cuts of 2013 exasperated the Ebola human catastrophe by hampering the response by the following agencies —–
National Institutes of Health, NIH, to cut its budget by 5 percent, a total of $1.55 billion
CDC’s National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases $13 million budget cut. – Read the full article
I spent the last decade of my life as my elderly parent’s health advocate, so it was no surprise to me Thomas Eric Duncan was initially sent home. For chronically ill people or the aging, hospital admittance may become revolving doors for patients released prematurely prior to full recovery. – Read the full article
What a historic day for the common wealth of Virginia. Recently, departed from office, former Governor Bob McDonnell (R) – VA and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on multiple counts of corruption…WOW! One potential Presidential GOP prospect deposed with a cascade of convictions by the voters, and potentially,at least THREE conservative governors to go. – Read the full article
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid – (D) NV
“Speak softly and carry a big stick” … then cudgel’m til their bloody Harry…with all due respect, Mr. Majority Leader, I think you may have been on too something… At the height of conservative, teabag support for Cliven Bundy’s militant stance against the Bureau of Land Management, BLM, you labeled these fanatics ‘domestic terrorist’. – Read the full article
Disease, Disease, Spreading the disease
With some help from [Judge Jean Boyd]
He’ll bring the world down to its knees.
Anthrax: Among The Living.*
Much has been made of the decision by Judge Jean Boyd of Texas to allow 16 year old Ethan Couch to escape incarceration after killing 4 people while driving drunk. – Read the full article
According to Rand Paul the plagiarism scandal that is eating him alive right now is due to the rest of America not understanding that speeches are not footnoted. But he’s going to take care of that in future speeches.
I’m not sure how well the whole sorry if you could not see our invisible spoken footnotes routine works out for others caught lifting other people’s work. – Read the full article
Ethically challenged, Tea-Party lunatic, Michelle Bachman – (R.,MN), and anti-immigrant enthusiast, Steve King – (R.,IA), both violate decency and truth with an exploitative photo opportunity by posing with Veterans at the WWII memorial.
These two treacherous liars, whose political dynamic was founded upon shutting down the government, stood before cameras pretending the memorial’s closing was not caused by their votes, pretentiously posing alongside veterans, embracing them as if they saved the day and promptly placed the blame on the President, Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid – (D.,UT) and Democrats. – Read the full article