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China Global cuts America’s credit rating, regardless of “the deal”

August 2, 2011

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Hey, guess what, America! After all the gnashing of teeth, the faux-righteous faux-indignation and cartoonish political posturing to prevent a credit default and risk the global credit rating agencies downgrading America’s triple-A rating, China’s Dagong Global Credit Rating has cut its rating on U.S. sovereign debt to A from A+ and has also put the […]

The New Democrat Party Logo

August 1, 2011

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White House Press Room, a few minutes ago

August 1, 2011

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The Congressional Reform Act of 2011

July 30, 2011

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“We, the people, are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts; not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.” — Abraham Lincoln “The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government – […]

The Summer 2011 Politics Memorial Haiku

July 20, 2011

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While Cantor backstabs, and Boehner tries not to cry, the nation crumbles. McConnell stands firm; won’t allow re-election, no matter the cost. Protecting the rich and victimizing the poor is GOP’s plan. Palin stays stupid, blaming “lamestream media” for her word-salad. Tax cuts for the rich must be preserved at all costs, but slash Medicare. […]

Boehner & McConnell: What? Jobs? Who? US?!?!

July 19, 2011

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“But instead of giving Americans what they want, Democratic leaders plan to use the last few days that lawmakers expect to spend in Washington this year focusing on everything EXCEPT creating jobs, which will cost us even more jobs. They’re wasting time with immigratio­n, a repeal of the ‘don’t ask, don’t tell,’ a reorganiza­tion of […]

Republicans once again show their true colors: Dollar Green & White Collar

July 5, 2011

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The U.S. House of Representatives is once again abuzz with clamour. It seems – believe it or not – that there is an argument going on in the House that seems to be falling smack-square along partisan political lines. Republicans are lining up with relish to repeal, weaken and in some cases outright abolish, the […]