Republicans Block Veterans Bill Over Planned Parenthood Fight

After the release of the heavily-edited Planned Parenthood videos, Republicans all over have been scrambling to score political points with the right-wing by calling for investigations, as well as for defunding the organization altogether. This hatred for Planned Parenthood is nothing new. For decades, anti-choice activists and conservative politicians have made it a target, sometimes literally. […]

Jon Stewart Slams Idiot Republican’s Hypocrisy on Government Regulations (Video)

Most Republicans run for office on the premise of being anti-government, but as we all know the GOP is nothing of the sort. The fact is, Republicans often love government when they can use it to benefit something that they support, such as bans on same-sex marriage or restricting the abortion rights of women. But […]

Jeb Bush Points Out How Badly Our Economy Faltered During His Father And Brother’s Presidencies

Jeb Bush accidentally bashed his father and brother’s presidential legacies yesterday – and basically said President Obama’s administration was doing a better job on the economy at the same time. Recently, Republicans have started up their usual refrain of complaining about government regulations and it’s been unintentionally backfiring on them – as we saw with […]

GOP Sen. Thom Tillis Says Businesses Shouldn’t Require Employees To Wash Hands After Using The Toilet

Senator Thom Tillis is a first-term Republican from North Carolina who apparently really, really thinks government regulations are too much. Thom Tillis apparently also thinks that restaurant employees should be able to not wash their hands after using the bathroom, so long as there’s a sign alerting customers to that fact. Yes, seriously. Granted, this […]

GOP Candidate Refers To Whites As ‘Traditional’ Voters, Wants to ‘Divide and Conquer’ the Poor

Political candidates, especially some of our friends over on the far right, still haven’t received the memo that in this day and age, cameras are everywhere. No matter what you say, where you say it, or when you said it, chances are very good that someone will send footage of anything slightly dumb that comes […]

The Poor Are Already Divided, Thom Tillis, But Not for Long

The Zombie Tactics of Ronald Reagan just will. not. die! Thom Tillis, the speaker of the House for the North Carolina legislature and a front-running candidate for US Senator against present Senator Kay Hagan, told constituents: What we have to do is find a way to divide and conquer the people who are on assistance. We have […]