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And these are the fiscal grownups

So Rep. Steve Stockman wrote House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s PAC a check last November for $5,000.

It bounced.

Someone ‘splain to me again how the Republicans are the party of fiscal responsibility?

Fun

Dan Sullivan Wins Alaska's GOP Senate Primary

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A tea party attempt to overcome a mainstream Republican came up short in Alaska as former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan won the GOP primary to become his party’s candidate to take on U.S. 756 more words

News

Chaffin Wins Puckett's Seat in State Senate

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Del. Ben Chaffin Jr. R-Russell has won th election to fill the seat in the state Senate left by Sen. Phillip Puckett. 129 more words

Delegate

"Perry Case Complicates Boehner's Lawsuit": Republicans Arguing One Thing For Perry, And The Exact Opposite For Obama

The indictment of Governor Rick Perry of Texas and his subsequent court case are about to complicate things politically for John Boehner. No matter the actual outcome of Perry’s case, the arguments made by Perry and his supporters are going to provide an easy equivalence with Boehner’s plans to sue President Obama — an equivalence that would not have existed had Perry not been indicted. 1,025 more words

Politics

Ferguson, MO: GOP wasted opportunity for minority outreach

I honestly don’t know what to say or type at this point.  The statements coming out of the state of Missouri is downright depressing.  I don’t know whether I’m reading too much into what’s being said or whether these politicians are just being outright honest about their views on people who look like me. 894 more words

GOP

Satish Jasti for Wayne State Board of Governors

Last week at the county convention, I was nominated as a Delegate to the State Convention on August 23rd. I am writing this post in support of Satish Jasti for the Wayne State University Board of Governors. 437 more words

Michigan Convention