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GOP rewards Homeland Security fraud, waste & abuse with a budget increase

June 2, 2011


As it simultaneously screams about cutting funding for school lunches, and cutting funding for paramedics training, and cutting funding for heating oil for the elderly, and holding disaster aid hostage unless spending cuts are approved, the GOP-controlled U.S. House of Representatives today passed a $42.3 Billion spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security. The […]

Stephen Colbert’s facts about Kyl’s non-facts

April 14, 2011


Those who know my politics will know why I find this appropriate. Those who know me personally will know exactly why I find this hysterically funny. Stephen Colbert Top 10 Non-Factual Statements About Jon Kyl In response to Sen. Jon Kyl’s false claim that “well over 90%” of Planned Parenthood’s activity is devoted to abortion” […]