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Congressman Michael Grimm Apologizes After Threatening Reporter on Air

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Things got a little heated after President Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night when New York Congressman Michael Grimm threatened to throw a television reporter off the balcony of the Capital building. Rep. Michael Grimm didn’t realize cameras were still live when he got in the face of NY1 reporter Michael Scotto […]

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New Study Shows: Over 50 % Of The Time Republicans Are Wrong On Facts

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George Mason University conducted a study that showed that Republicans make false claims and are wrong on their facts 52 percent of the time. The study, which was conducted by George Mason University’s Center for Media and Public Affairs, looked at 100 claims made by both parties on the fact checking site PolitiFact, 54 by Republicans and […]

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GOP Senator Admits Background Check Bill Died Because Republicans Hate Obama

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I recently saw a headline on the web that said, “Republicans hate Obama more than they love America.” Well, that headline rang true yesterday when Republican Senator Pat Toomey admitted that members of his party opposed expanding background checks for gun sales recently because of their disdain for Barack Obama. “In the end it didn’t […]

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Senator Kelly Ayotte Can’t Answer Simple Question From Daughter Of Sandy Hook Principal

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The daughter of slain Sandy Hook principal Dawn Hochsprung couldn’t get a straight answer out of New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte when she confronted the GOP lawmaker on her vote against expanded background checks on sales of firearms. Erica Lafferty asked the senator a simple question during a town hall meeting in Warren, New Hampshire on Tuesday […]

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Chris Christie Proves Again That Serving His State Comes First

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  Six months after Hurricane Sandy ripped through the New Jersey shoreline leaving over 7 million without power and over 360 thousand homes demolished, Republican Governor Chris Christie is still praising Barack Obama, saying he has, “kept every promise that he made.” Christie has become public enemy number one for the GOP, with Republicans calling […]

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Obama: “I’m Not The Strapping Young Muslim Socialist I Used To Be”

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For 23 minutes on Saturday night, President Obama had the main ballroom in the Washington DC Hilton busting out in laughter as he poked fun at Republicans, the media and himself. For a fifth straight year, the President showed off his comedic talents at the White House Correspondents Association dinner. The President seemed to have […]

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Romney Intern Busted For Naked Women Extortion Scheme

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So that’s what Mitt Romney meant when he said he had “binders of women.” A former campaign intern for the Republican presidential candidate was arrested in his home Tuesday by FBI agents. He was charged with having his own binder of naked women and was trying to extort them if they didn’t send more. Adam […]

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“Elvis” Impersonator Pleads Not Guilty To Sending Obama Ricin Laced Letters

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An “Elvis” impersonator appeared in Federal court on Thursday on charges that he mailed Ricin-tainted letters to President Obama and other elected officials. Paul Kevin Curtis was shackled and wore a Johnny Cash T-shirt in federal court. His handcuffs were taken off for the brief hearing as prosecutors read the charges against him. Curtis faces […]

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Man Shoots Himself To Death At NRA Sponsored NASCAR Event

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Talk about irony, a man shot himself to death this weekend in the infield of a NASCAR event that was sponsored by the National Rifle Association. That organization that opposes any type of gun-control, including background checks for gun buyers, had a little more blood on their hands this weekend as a 42 year old […]

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Bachmann’s Aides Block Reporters As Michelle Runs Away Again

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The last time we saw Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, she was sprinting down the hall at CPAC trying to avoid CNN’s Dana Bash. Today, when reporters caught up to the slippery congresswoman, her aides stepped in to block reporters from asking her about her ongoing ethics investigation before she ran away.. When reporters began to […]

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America – Where Compliments Are Deemed “Offensive”

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So it now seems that we live in a country that if you compliment a woman for being attractive, you have offended her, well maybe not her but you have offended someone. The President found this out the hard way when he described California Attorney General Kamala Harris saying, “She’s brilliant and she’s dedicated, she’s […]

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Rand Paul Doesn’t Think People Should Be In Jail For Smoking Weed

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Kentucky Senator Rand Paul courageously went against his own party’s platform on the legalization of marijuana on Sunday. The GOP senator told Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday that he doesn’t believe in putting people in jail for smoking weed. “I don’t want to promote that but I also don’t want to put people in […]

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GOP Lawmakers Who Opposed Iraq War Still Stand By Their Vote

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A year after two planes took down the north and south towers of the World Trade Center, Congress voted to authorize the war in Iraq, even though there was no connection to the attacks on 911 and Saddam Hussein. Seven Republican lawmakers went against their party and voted against the war. Ten years later they […]

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47 Percent Filmmaker Says He Was Inspired By Bill Clinton’s Kindness

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Last November, many political experts said that Bill Clinton had more to do with Barack Obama being re-elected than the president himself, with his tireless campaigning and his near perfect speech at the Democratic National Convention. Now the man who filmed Mitt Romney’s infamous 47 percent comments, is saying that he was inspired to release […]

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The Republican Party – A House Divided

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Many Republicans have accused Barack Obama of trying to destroy their party. House Speaker John Boehner went as far to say that the president is out to “annihilate” the GOP. “Given what we heard yesterday about the president’s vision for his second term, it’s pretty clear to me––should be clear to all of you––that he knows […]

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John McCain Lindsey Graham Belittle Rand Raul’s 13 Hour Filibuster Charade

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John McCain came out firing at fellow Republican Senator Rand Paul today, quoting a Wall Street Journal editorial piece that accused the Kentucky senator of theatrical showmanship and said his information was “totally unfounded.” “Calm down, Senator,” wrote the normally conservative WSJ editors. “Mr. Holder is right, even if he doesn’t explain the law very […]

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Mitt Romney Says: “It’s Killing Me Not To Be In White House”

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Yesterday, Mitt and Ann Romney did their first joint sit down interview for Chis Wallace on “Fox News Sunday”. Romney admitted that “It kills me not to be there, not to be in the White House doing what needs to be done. It’s hard.” Romney addressed his infamous 47 percent comments saying, “It’s not what […]

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Senate Confirms Chuck Hagel As Secretary Of Defense

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After months of harsh criticism from his fellow Republican lawmakers, former Nebraska GOP senator Chuck Hagel was finally confirmed on Tuesday as Secretary of Defense. After weeks of brutal attacks by men who Hagel used to consider political allies, the one time Republican senator won a key procedural vote followed a few hours later by […]

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Republicans Claim Victory In First Ever Filibuster of a Defense Secretary Nominee

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In what can be only described as an awesome display of obstructionist politics, the Republican party has finally figured out a way to beat Barack Obama. In the first ever filibuster in our nation’s history of a nominee to the position of Defense Secretary, the Republican party was able to block confirmation of former GOP […]

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Seal Team 6 Commando’s Account Of Shooting Osama Bin Laden In The Head

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The special forces commando who brought down Osama bin Laden said he had no choice but to kill the terrorist kingpin, fearing he had a gun or suicide explosives close at hand. The Navy SEAL team member, identified only as “The Shooter” by Esquire magazine, describes the three shots that delivered sudden justice to the […]

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Partisan Senator Lindsey Graham Vows To Oppose More Obama Cabinet Nominations

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South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham hit the Sunday morning talk shows vowing to keep the partisan politics of Washington DC in full effect while President Barack Obama serves out his second term. Chuck Hagel was a combat war veteran and was the recipient of two Purple Hearts while an infantry squad leader during the Vietnam […]

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Former Westboro Baptist Church Member Says “We Prayed for People to Die”

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The granddaughter of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps Sr. said goodbye to the controversial anti-gay hate group. Libby Phelps Alverez told the “Today” show that she bailed on the tight knit congregation that pickets dead solders funerals, shouting insults to homosexuals while holding up anti-gay protest signs. “They think that they are the only […]

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GOP State Senator Compares Obamacare To The Holocaust

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A Republican state senator from Idaho sent an email to supporters comparing Obamacare to the Holocaust. Sheryl Nuxoll obviously has not been listening to Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal when he says that the GOP has to stop being the “stupid party.” Nuxoll, who strongly opposes President Obama’s Affordable Care Act compared the catastrophic extermination of […]

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Sarah Palin Still Can’t Get Her Facts Straight

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After being booted from right leaning Fox News Channel last week, Sarah Palin came out with her first comments since her release – and of course she had her facts wrong. While discussing Mitt Romney’s loss in November, the former Alaskan governor took a shot at the Massachusetts moderate but was factually incorrect about the […]

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Paul Ryan Heaps Praise On Hillary Clinton

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Republican Congressman and 2012 Vice-Presidential candidate Paul Ryan is saying that if Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were President, she would have fixed the financial mess that is still crippling our nation. “Look, if we had a [Hillary] Clinton presidency, if we had Erskine Bowles as chief of staff of the White House or president […]

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