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It must be an interesting conversation to behold between the president and his people who are desperately trying to figure out how to prop up this piece of crap called the Trans Pacific Partnership. ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Will Republicans cut Pell Grants and saddle students with more debt? Congressional Republicans have passed a budget. Now the real fight starts. The budget is a statement of priorities, but how much ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 09:15 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The original can be seen on and shared via The Why? Movement 's Facebook page by clicking ...
by TheWhyMovement
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
When it comes down to it, the president has a problem. No one doubts that he is wicked smart. And there's the rub when it comes to the Trans Pacific Partnership: if he was, say, Sarah Palin-level ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 88 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 10:28 AM PDT with 121 Recommends
No snarky comment here. Not for this image. 'Why?' It's the most useful one word sentence in the English language. It's how we begin the search for causes, for understanding, for truth. We have to ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 128 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:00 AM PDT with 150 Recommends
Republicans took a licking last time they tried to defund President Obama's ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 11:45 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio A federal appeals court panel Monday was not impressed with a legal challenge to President Obama's 2014 immigration actions brought by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:59 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
President Obama appeared at the White House Correspondents' Dinner this weekend. The president was self-deprecating at times. He continued to milk the "Obama as a foreign Muslim" angle to loud ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 107 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 07:15 AM PDT with 228 Recommends
by Dante Atkins
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 10:30 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
On Friday, in a conference call with reporters, President Obama accused Democratic critics of fast tracking the TPP of being "dishonest," particularly with regard to their claims that the deal is "...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 740 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 11:03 AM PDT with 366 Recommends
Good for Elizabeth Warren. In a respectful but "I'm not backing down manner," she's firing back at the president's nonsense about TPP. And in her own words on her blog.
by Tasini
Comment Count 455 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 12:39 PM PDT with 352 Recommends
Read Meryl Streep’s introduction of Hillary Clinton during the recent 2012 Women in the World conference. Truly inspiring: Two years ago when Tina Brown and Diane von Furstenberg first ...
by BlankBeat
Comment Count 477 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 02:32 PM PDT with 347 Recommends
As reported in the Huffington Post today, President Obama is saying some mighty strange things about Sen. Elizabeth Warren: "I love Elizabeth. We're allies on a whole host of ...
by Thomas Twinnings
Comment Count 785 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 04:47 PM PDT with 335 Recommends
It was only a matter of time before little George Jr. would have the audacity (and stupidity) to criticize President Obama's foreign strategies and peace negotiations. This past Saturday turned ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 130 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 08:51 AM PDT with 166 Recommends
Watching the discussion around the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) gives me a nasty sense of déjà vu. Long before joining AFGE, I worked as a food service worker, licensed practical nurse, and ...
by J David Cox
Comment Count 178 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 06:40 AM PDT with 206 Recommends
from 2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner: You won't wanna miss this! full video here Full transcript ...
by Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse
Comment Count 103 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 09:49 PM PDT with 206 Recommends
Carly Fiorina The vast Republican presidential field is quickly shifting from one composed mostly of likely candidates to one of candidates who are all in. These days that's a largely technical ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 165 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 06:47 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Contract workers in federal buildings once again walked out and rallied with supporters on Wednesday as they continue pressing the federal government to raise employment standards. Workers ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 09:23 AM PDT with 219 Recommends
President Obama is slamming Senator Elizabeth Warren and opponents of TPP, making claims about the contents of the secret treaty that can't be supported by the text of the treaty which is still ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 253 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 04:59 PM PDT with 272 Recommends
(illustrations by DonkeyHotey) Here, courtesy of politicususa.com , is a partial transcript of remarks made by President Obama in Panama yesterday at the Summit of the Americas: When I hear ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 222 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 09:43 AM PDT with 462 Recommends