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Scott Walker Lets Billionaire Donors Know the Outrageous Sum It'll Take to Buy Him Off  

From AlterNet, by Steven Rosenfeld, May 2015

Big money’s take over of our democracy has never been more blatant.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has put a pricetag on how much it will cost to join his inner circle, where you can meet with the 2016 GOP presidential candidate and have “dedicated staff contact” to ensure that your agenda will heard and noted. 582 more words


Why Josh Duggar's Past Will Hurt Social Conservatives

As a reality TV star famous for being part of a large conservative family, Josh Duggar had a public visibility that made him attractive to advocacy groups hoping he could spotlight their shared opposition to abortion and same-sex marriage. 862 more words

"Self-Professed Christians": First Quote Jesus; Then Punish The Poor

Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker.” — Proverbs 14:31

It’s not my habit to start a column with a quotation from the Bible, but this one’s loaded with self-professed Christians, so why not? 769 more words

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The Company You Keep

(Click to see a rogues gallery of people who pal around with child molesters)

Guilt by association is unfair, but let’s face it: someone, somewhere made the calculation (before the bombshell confession of Josh Duggar’s child molesting ways) that… 92 more words

2016 Goat Rodeo

George Pataki, Mitt Romney and the Hillary Conundrum

“Leaders in the five county organizations in New York City are urging former Gov. George Pataki to run for President,” The Observer reported yesterday. Possibly concerned voters now know all they care to know about Jeb Bush after the debacle last week over Iraq, in which one prominent D.C. 1,011 more words

"Are ‘Death Panels’ Coming To Scott Walker’s Wisconsin?": A Scheme To Make Middle-Class Workers Pay Even More For Health Care

Scott Walker could be on the verge of giving Infowars some great conspiracy theory fodder. A move by Wisconsin’s Group Insurance Board to substantially increase how much state employees pay for their health insurance is drawing unqualified and sharp opposition from labor leaders but could once have drawn criticism from Sarah Palin, as well. 921 more words

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Scott Walker: I Am Convinced 'Radical Islamic Terrorists' Are Planning To Attack US

OKLAHOMA CITY (CBSDC/AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is doubling down on his promises of pre-emptive strikes to prevent what he says are certain future attacks on American soil. 521 more words