President Barack Obama discussing economic policy said, to the likely disapproval of Democrats in toss-up states, “these policies are on the ballot.”
Senate Bill 2578 that was introduced by U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) was defeated as the Republicans were able to maintain their filibuster. The Senate vote for cloture was 56-43. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) was the only Democrat who voted against cloture. Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Susan Collins (R-ME) were the only […]
Washington, DC – After PolitiFact awarded the “Lie of the Year” to President Obama for the infamous promise, “If you like your health care plan, you can keep it,” the Republican National Committee (RNC) delivered awards to the offices of several Senate and House Democrats who are also guilty of repeating the Lie of Year. […]
The National Republican Senatorial Committee released a new web ad entitled “They Knew” targeting vulnerable incumbent Democrat Senators Mary Landrieu (D-LA), Mark Pryor (D-AR), Mark Begich (D-AK), and Kay Hagan (R-NC). These Senators, the web ad points out, parroted the promise that President Obama made that those who like their insurance will be able to […]
The Republican National Commitee launched robocalls against key Democrat legislators to demand that veterans receive their benefits.
This week’s edition of five things I wanted to point out, but was too lazy to turn into individual posts: 1. A Post-Mortem of Michele Bachmann’s campaign. Jennifer Jacobs of The Des Moines Register sheds some light on problems within the campaign, things that some of on the ground outside the campaign sensed even if […]
I’ve already written that the health care reform bill that Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) introduced includes tax increases, some of which, start in 2010, while the legislation’s answer to health care reform won’t start until 2014. The Senate’s version of the health care reform includes a mandate for Federally subsidized abortion. CNSNews.com reports: The mandate […]