Tags » Republican Freak Show

Reaganomics killed America’s middle class - Salon.com

There’s nothing “normal” about having a middle class. Having a middle class is a choice that a society has to make, and it’s a choice we need to make again in this generation, if we want to stop the destruction of the remnants of the last generation’s middle class.Despite what you might read in the Wall Street Journal or see on Fox News, capitalism is not an economic system that produces a middle class. 179 more words

Politics

Evidence of GOP Interference in VW Election Is Now Overwhelming

Last week’s disclosure by respected Tennessee journalist Phil Williams concerning Republican dirty tricks in the Chattanooga union election demonstrates beyond any doubt that the GOP committed grand theft at Volkswagen. 75 more words

Politics

The bizarre double life of conservative congressional hopeful Jake Rush - SaintPetersBlog

Running for the U.S. Congress can be the role of a lifetime for a budding politician, which would seem on the surface to fit right in with “conservative” Republican candidate Jacob A. 207 more words

Politics

Ryan Introduces Budget He Says Will Eliminate Deficit, Spins more Lies and Fantasies

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) introduced “a tough, election-year budget that purports to come into balance by 2024, in large part through steep cuts to Medicaid and food stamps and the full repeal of President Obama’s health care law, just as millions begin to see its benefits,” the New York Times reports. 113 more words

Politics

Students protest 'war criminal' Cheney at American University | MSNBC

More than two dozen students protested a talk by former Vice President Dick Cheney at American University, and a handful of them called him a “war criminal” as they stormed out. 147 more words

Politics

New G.O.P. Bid to Limit Voting in Swing States - NYTimes.com

CINCINNATI — Pivotal swing states under Republican control are embracing significant new electoral restrictions on registering and voting that go beyond the voter identification requirements that have caused fierce partisan brawls. 87 more words

Politics