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Issa, Wealthiest Member Of Congress: America's Poor 'The Envy Of The World'

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., said he “absolutely” wants to address U.S. income inequality, but the wealthiest member of Congress went on to say America’s poor are “the envy of the world.” 258 more words


Richest Congressman: America's poor are 'envy of the world'

NEW YORK — Darrell Issa, the richest man in Congress, said America has made “our poor somewhat the envy of the world.”

Asked by CNNMoney whether he feels personally responsible to address income inequality in the United States, the Republican Congressman from California said “absolutely.” But he noted that America is the richest country on earth and implied that those in poverty here are better off than the poor in other nations. 186 more words


Good riddance, Darrell Issa: A wasteful blowhard’s humiliating history


“We need to be investigated by someone who wants to kill us just to watch us die. We need someone perceived by the American people to be irresponsible, untrustworthy, partisan, ambitious, and thirsty for the limelight. 802 more words

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Jonathan Gruber apologizes to Congress for ‘inexcusable’ political comments about Obamacare

By Tom Howell Jr. – The Washington Times – Updated: 1:38 p.m. on Tuesday, December 9, 2014

URL of the Original Posting Site: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/dec/9/jonathan-gruber-apologizes-congress-inexcusable-po/#ixzz3LQpytgZW 

MIT economist Jonathan Gruber listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 711 more words


What Boxer's Retirement Would Mean

News reports are circulating that Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) will soon announce she will not seek re-election in 2016. Boxer will turn 76 years old just days after the 2016 election. 639 more words


Rachel Maddow - Stark partisan contrast in Ebola response

Comment on You Tube re: this video: If all else fails, put the lipstick on the propaganda-pig.

Oct 24, 2014
Rachel Maddow contrasts the response to Ebola by responsible public officials with the irresponsible panic-pushing of some Republicans who deliberately undermine confidence in public health authorities with made-up disinformation.

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