The Party That Cried “Benghazi!”

Pretty much any day of the week and a few times on Sunday, depending on who’s making the Sunday talk show appearances, you can hear about something that has outraged the GOP. It might be something that the president has done, or it might be something a federal court has done (slapping down unconstitutional marriage […]

New Gallup Poll Shows “Honesty” Rating of Congress at All-time Lows

Lately the Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare”) has been in the news with people citing various polls showing President Obama’s approval numbers in the low 40’s, and approval for “Obamacare” around the same level. Republicans, in particular, have jumped on these numbers as “evidence” of the American people rejecting the new healthcare law and continued […]

After All These Years, Are Republicans Finally Realizing Liberals Aren’t the Enemy?

Okay, hear me out.  I’m sure the majority of people who read the headline either jumped to a conclusion or simply dismissed it entirely, but it’s a question that deserves to be explored. Following Speaker of the House John Boehner’s decision to push back against the ultra right-wing groups that have been the primary forces […]