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Senator Scott Fitzgerald Named The Most Expensive Legislator in the State of Wisconsin

Senator Scott Fitzgerald Named The Most Expensive Legislator in the State of Wisconsin

The people that cry the loudest about government waste always seem to be the ones wasting the most.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Grover Norquist To Obama: Extend Bush Tax Cuts Or Be Impeached

Grover Norquist To Obama: Extend Bush Tax Cuts Or Be Impeached

I thought OBAMA was the one running a ‘gangsta government?’

by Walt Dismay· · News
RNC Chair Reince Preibus Compares President Obama To Italian Ship Captain Accused Of Manslaughter (VIDEO)

RNC Chair Reince Preibus Compares President Obama To Italian Ship Captain Accused Of Manslaughter (VIDEO)

After fielding a question about the exhausting GOP Primary, Preibus thought it would be appropriate to compare President Obama to Francesco Schettino, the Italian cruise ship captain who cowardly escaped his ship after running it aground, killing at least 17 people.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Romney Defenders Have A Bass Ackwards View Of Democracy (VIDEO)

Romney Defenders Have A Bass Ackwards View Of Democracy (VIDEO)

I’m about to make two of the most obvious statements you will read today: Before there were laws, there were no laws. Before things became illegal, they were legal. So common sense, they’re stupid, right? Well, not so much to the people defending Mitt Romney, his tax structure and Bain Capital ‘vulture capitalism.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rep. Allen West To Dems: Get Out Of Town! No, Seriously ‘Get The Hell Out Of America!’ (VIDEO)

Rep. Allen West To Dems: Get Out Of Town! No, Seriously ‘Get The Hell Out Of America!’ (VIDEO)

Last night, at an event in Palm Beach County, Fl, Rep. Allen West (R-FL) had this to say about his Democratic colleagues: ‘get the hell out of the United States of America.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Wisconsin Recall Election Integrity In Doubt. Suspicious ‘Free’ Upgrades From Paper To Electronic Voting Booths Occurring Statewide

Wisconsin Recall Election Integrity In Doubt. Suspicious ‘Free’ Upgrades From Paper To Electronic Voting Booths Occurring Statewide

Despite having been proven uniquely vulnerable to tampering, digital voting machines continue to replace older, but more secure, optical machines.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Herman Cain Endorses Newt Gingrich

Herman Cain Endorses Newt Gingrich

In this week’s installment of ‘Anyone But Mitt,’ former presidential hopeful Herman Cain voiced his support for Newt Gingrich.

by Samantha Orum· · News
Sarah Palin Compares Newt Gingrich To Jesus (VIDEO)

Sarah Palin Compares Newt Gingrich To Jesus (VIDEO)

During an interview on Fox Business, Palin complained about the way people have been treating Newt Gingrich. You know, because they’ve been attacking him with facts about his record and views. So, Palin compared the treatment of Gingrich to how the Roman Empire treated Jesus.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Another Welfare Drug Testing Bill, With A Twist…It May Apply To Lawmakers

Another Welfare Drug Testing Bill, With A Twist…It May Apply To Lawmakers

A Republican lawmaker, like Republican lawmakers in many other states, introduced a bill requiring mandatory drug testing of welfare recipients. The bill was withdrawn after Democrats amended the bill to cover lawmakers as well as welfare recipients.

Romney’s Blind Trust in Collective Amnesia (VIDEO)

Romney’s Blind Trust in Collective Amnesia (VIDEO)

Willard Mitt Romney has all the right ingredients to be a President; good hair, nice smile, proper education, a fine family and lots and lots of money. Unfortunately, in addition to this impressive package he also has a slight problem with the truth and an excessive trust in the absentmindedness of the average American.

by Emine Dilek· · News
Bill Maher: Republicans Run Against Fictitious Candidates (VIDEO)

Bill Maher: Republicans Run Against Fictitious Candidates (VIDEO)

Political conservatives and the Republican candidates don’t criticize and run against real people, they create fictitious characters using the names of progressive thinkers and Democratic politicians.

by Mitchell S. Gilbert· · News
Pennsylvania House Unanimously Violates First Amendment Of Constitution By Passing Bible Praising Resolution

Pennsylvania House Unanimously Violates First Amendment Of Constitution By Passing Bible Praising Resolution

For a group that claims to love the Constitution, the GOP does not seem to know it very well.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Right-Wing Religious Leader Claims Clinton Is To Blame For Oral Sex Related Cancers (VIDEO)

Right-Wing Religious Leader Claims Clinton Is To Blame For Oral Sex Related Cancers (VIDEO)

There’s an expression that goes something like, ‘Each generation thinks they invented oral sex.’ Right-wing hate Pastor, Bryan Fischer gives credit to Bill Clinton.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
North Carolina Republican Calls For Publicly Hanging Abortion Providers

North Carolina Republican Calls For Publicly Hanging Abortion Providers

GOP lawmakers have sought to make it legal to kill abortion providers in several states such as South Carolina, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Iowa. Now a Republican lawmaker in North Carolina not only wants to execute abortion doctors, he wants to hang ’em.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
WI State Senate President Calls School ‘Sewer,’ Later Apologizes

WI State Senate President Calls School ‘Sewer,’ Later Apologizes

Privatizing eduction has been a cornerstone of the Republican platform for decades. Privatization of virtually everything has been a cornerstone of the Koch brothers and ALEC led Wisconsin Republican leadership since their election in 2010. So, it was no surprise when this conversation between four GOP state Legislators was overheard the night before the State of the State address.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Ron Paul’s Former Secretary Confirms That Paul Proofread His Newsletters

Ron Paul’s Former Secretary Confirms That Paul Proofread His Newsletters

If you are still convinced that Paul is above the dirtiest, most disgusting and pandering kind of politics, perhaps you’d listen to his former secretary and current follower, Renae Hathway.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
What the GOP Debates Have Taught Me

What the GOP Debates Have Taught Me

All of the GOP contenders are so ingrained in their religious beliefs that it has corrupted their thinking processes and their decision-making abilities. All four of them unconsciously approach government policies in a Christian fashion, one of rewards and punishments.

Anti-Gay Pastor Claims Same-Sex Marriage Will Lead To Pedophilia And Bestiality (VIDEO)

Anti-Gay Pastor Claims Same-Sex Marriage Will Lead To Pedophilia And Bestiality (VIDEO)

The Right Wing evangelical community has been willing to say just about anything to bash same-sex marriage. Right wingers across the country have been desperate to make homosexuality a crime punishable by prison and even by execution. One tactic often employed by evangelicals to misinform Americans about same-sex marriage is to compare it to pedophilia and bestiality.

Wisconsin GOP Votes To Break Native American Treaties

Wisconsin GOP Votes To Break Native American Treaties

Assembly Bill 426 allows mining companies to use land in Wisconsin with very little regulation.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
Tennessee Rep. Says It’s ‘Virtually Impossible’ To Contract AIDS Through Heterosexual Sex

Tennessee Rep. Says It’s ‘Virtually Impossible’ To Contract AIDS Through Heterosexual Sex

Apparently, biology isn’t required study in Tennessee’s high schools, because another Tennessee GOP lawmaker, Sen. Stacey Campfield said this today, ‘My understanding is that it is virtually — not completely, but virtually — impossible to contract AIDS through heterosexual sex.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News