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John Boehner Wigs Out and Calls Obama Lawless For Trying to Close Illegal GITMO Prison

From, October 10, 2014 From the article: In a statement filled with hypocrisy, Speaker of the House John Boehner called Obama lawless because the president is looking at options for closing GITMO. The Wall Street Journal reported that Obama is exploring his options for closing GITMO without congressional approval. Read the full article

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Hobby Lobby Still Covers Vasectomies And Viagra

From, June 30, 2014 From the article:Hobby Lobby — now free to drop emergency “morning after” pills and intrauterine devices from its workers’ health insurance plans — has given no indication that it plans to stop helping its male employees obtain erectile dysfunction treatments. Read the full article.

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Nancy Pelosi Turns the Tables on Darrell Issa and He Could Be In Big Trouble

From, December 19, 2013 From the article: Nancy Pelosi has had enough of Darrell Collateral Damage Issa. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is calling for a high level security briefing on the operations of Darrell Issa (R-CA), the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, in which he would have to […]

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Maddow: I’m not so sure Rand Paul even knows what the word ‘plagiarism’ means

Maddow: I’m not so sure Rand Paul even knows what the word ‘plagiarism’ means (via Raw Story ) Monday night on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” host Rachel Maddow fired back at Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), whose response to the growing plagiarism hubbub around his speeches was to accuse Maddow — not by name — […]

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All Pay, No Work House Republicans Plan to be In Session for Only 113 Days Next Year

How these right wing-nuts feel that they deserve even one day off is a mystery. They seem to be going out of their way to be take advantage of the system. But then they say that people on food stamps or public assistance are moochers? Unbelievable. From, October 31, 2013 From the article:

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WATCH: ‘Get a life,’ Harry Reid tells House GOP

From, Sept. 30, 2013 Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks to the media following a vote to table House amendments made to a government funding bill. “They’ve got to get a life,” he said, referencing the House GOP’s insistence at defunding Obamacare. Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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SOLID Majority Oppose Shutdown to Defund Obamacare, GOP Gets Blamed If It Happens!

From, Sept. 30, 2013 From the article: A couple of opinion polls have been released today that should probably give House GOP leadership pause and time to reflect on whether their gambit to shut down the entire United States government over funding of the Affordable Care Act is a good idea. First up is […]

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Shutdown odds spike as GOP unveils new funding bill

From, September 28, 2013 From the article: The odds of a government shutdown spiked on Saturday after the House GOP said it would again vote to force concessions on “Obamacare” as a condition of funding government. House Republicans doubled down on their strategy of seeking to undo Obamacare as part of the battle over […]

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