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Vapid Granolas Not Wanted

Rep. Steve Stockman R-TX is looking for an intern this fall but “mushy pleasers/appeasers” should not apply, the Washington Post reports.From the help-wanted ad: “HINT: vapid granolas who fear guns, hate babies, are ashamed of America, and think Islamic terrorists and illegal aliens are just misunderstood will not be comfortable here.” 7 more words

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Wolf Maintains Huge Lead in Pennsylvania

A new Robert Morris University Polling Institute poll in Pennsylvania finds Tom Wolf D leads Gov. Tom Corbett R by a wide margin, 56% to 25%, among likely voters. 7 more words

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Jesse Benton Mitch McConnell Campaign Manager Resigns Bribery | Mediaite

The Kentucky Herald-Leader is reporting that Jesse Benton, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign manager has said he will resign over a bribery scandal that he fears could become too big of a distraction to the Kentucky Republican’s reelection bid.Benton acted as political director for former Rep. 57 more words

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At Koch Retreat, Top GOP Senate Candidates Credited Koch Network For Their Rise

WASHINGTON — Three top Republican Senate candidates heaped praise on the political network built by the conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch during a secretive conference held by the brothers this past summer, according to audio of the event.Iowa state Sen. 126 more words

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Scott Walker still struggling in new poll | MSNBC

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is betting that his conservative credentials and his years as a purple-state governor can put him in the top tier of Republican presidential contenders. 137 more words

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AUDIO: McConnell Explains How Hed Force A Shutdown War With Obama

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell R-KY explained his plan to use a government shutdown as a bargaining chip against President Barack Obama to a room full of wealthy conservatives two months ago, according to audio obtained by The Nation magazine.”So in the House and Senate, we own the budget. 106 more words

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