The Republican Party — Subjugating the 99% to the Will of the 1%

It should come as no surprise that in America the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer. I could cite hundreds of studies that prove this, but I find it unnecessary as anyone with a half a brain and a PC can figure it out on their own. Nonetheless, the distribution of […]

GOP Senator Ridiculously Claims Government Overcharged Student Loans to Pay for Obamacare

In an effort to prove that Republicans will blame the Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare”) on virtually everything, Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander claimed that the government is overcharging student loans in order to help pay for “Obamacare.” First, let’s look at his exact words and the numbers he used to make his asinine claim: “The Democrats, […]

Battle Over Student Loan Rates Once Again Shows Republicans Only Fight For the Rich

How can anyone doubt who Republicans care about anymore? With each turn, Republicans show time and time again that the only people they’re willing to stand up and fight for are the rich, big business, large defense companies and big oil. In 2011, with Obama pushing for a return to the Clinton-era tax rates for […]