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Abortion & Reproductive Rights
♀A New Model in the Fight for Abortion Rights
♀Tennessee Republican who pressured mistress to have abortion votes to restrict them for other women – Because the only rights are Republican rights. – Read the full article
We’re in the golden 60-day countdown toward the 2014 midterms, and democratic voting blocks are threatening to boycott state elections.
I wish to address these progressives, liberals, Dem constituents, (punctuating my comments directly at immigration activists) intending to sit at home this election cycle under the misguided ideal they’re punishing the party…..but before I get to the meat…. – 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
If you were a Democrat in Texas, you might think that Rick Perry’s decision to veto funding for the Public Integrity Unit, which was run by a Democratic DA, Rosemary Lehmberg, was politically motivated. A Democrat might support that belief with the fact that two other Republican District Attorneys in Texas were guilty of DWI and Perry made no effort to get them to resign. – Read the full article
Apparently, there’s no answer. – Read the full article
A triumph for President Obama, the Administration engineered by US Special Forces’ capture of a top Libyan leader, Ahmed Abu Khattala suspected in masterminding the September 11, 2012 attacks on the Benghazi consulate. Yesterday’s announcement implies a prospective US trial to mead out justice for the deaths of Sean Smith, Chris Stephens, Glen Doherty, and Tyrone Woods at the Libyan satellite compound and an opportunity to gather further intelligence on the Ansar al-Sharia militia. – Read the full article
Rep. Trey Gowdy – (R) SC
Here we go again.. another Benghazi outing adding to the 13 hearings / 50 briefings totaling $14 million, thus far to scrutinize the circumstances that lead to the deadly terrorist attack on September 11, 2012 in Libya. – Read the full article
How bad do you have to be to make the Republican Party think of you as a pariah?
Susanne Atanus, 55, has (shockingly) won her primary election with 54% of the vote. She was (and still is) running on the Republican ticket for Illinois’ 9th Congressional District. – Read the full article
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was exonerated of any wrongdoing in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal by an internal review that was released yesterday. The taxpayers of New Jersey paid more than $1 million for that internal review.
Christie is being investigated for spending Hurricane Sandy relief funds on an advertisement that featured him during an election year. – Read the full article
Congressman Darrell Issa is the biggest crook in the House of Representatives since Tom Delay.
With your help, we can stop Issa’s endless hearings targeting innocent Democrats and his all-male panels on women’s health issues.
Contribute $10 today to help Democrats remove Issa from Congress in November! – Read the full article
Texas Republican candidate Steve Stockman is running for Senate. Apparently, Stockman was arrested when he was young and dumb and, he admits, having been in jail “two or three times”. Now, Stockman is threatening anyone who publishes his mugshot with prison time. – Read the full article
Extreme-right-wing Congressional candidate David Jolly, infamous Washington lobbyist for big oil and special interests who was too ashamed to admit it so he lied to constituents, has positions that are even too extreme for many on the right, including:
Privatizing Social Security
Eliminating Medicare and turning it into a voucher program
Eliminating Obamacare and giving the power over our health care back to big insurance
He played an active role in efforts to make our military veterans pay up to 500% more for health care
Supports reversing women’s reproductive rights by overturning Roe v. – Read the full article