Tag Archives: 112th Congress

AP: Raw Video: U.S. House Rejects Sex-Selection Abortion Ban: The Day in Big Government

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on Blogger Looks like women won’t have to ask Uncle Sam’s permission to use the bathroom or interfere with her and her doctor in decisions they make regarding her health. A … Continue reading

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CNN: State of The Union With John King- U.S. Senator John McCain Calling For Air Strikes Against Syrian Forces

Source:CNN– U.S. Senator John McCain (Republican, Arizona) the top Neoconservative in Congress? “John McCain on CNN calling for air strikes on Syrian Gov. forces. March 5th 2012” From CNN In the last four years it hasn’t been very often that I’ve … Continue reading

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The Onion: ‘Did Media Treat Michele Bachmann Unfairly Because She’s an Insane Woman’

Source:The Onion– U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (Republican, Minnesota) unfortunately not on the road to sanity and mental health. Source:The Daily Press “The First Responders debate whether the media is harder on Michele Bachmann because she is a woman who is … Continue reading

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Talking Points Memo: U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann- ‘We Should be Less Socialist Like China’

Source:Talking Points Memo– U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (Republican, Minnesota) displaying how you look and sound when you don’t take your medicine. And perhaps when you don’t eat your fruits and vegetables, and perhaps drink enough water as well. Source:The Daily … Continue reading

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Mercatus Center: ‘Changing the Budget Process to Promote Fiscal Responsibility’

Source:Mercatus Center– holding an event on fiscal responsibility in Washington. (Which at the very least is an Oxymoron) “Thursday October 7th 2011 This event is the third of a four-part series, “How the Debt Committee Can Significantly Improve Our Fiscal … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Gigi Hinton & E.J. Dionne- ‘The Tea Party’s Influence on American Politics’

Source:Brookings Institution– the New-Right in America. “E.J. Dionne: Many members of the tea party movement repudiate government itself, and their extreme views have moved national politics to the right. That’s not good for moderate Republicans, or for the party as … Continue reading

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Think Progress: ‘Michele Bachmann on Social Issues’

Source:Think Progress– Representative Michele Bachmann (Republican, Minnesota) on CNBC talking about her social issues. Source:FRS FreeState “Michele Bachmann on social issues” From Think Progress Representative Michele Bachmann wants to as she says run a presidential campaign that’s a three-legged stool, that … Continue reading

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AP: Raw Video: U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner- ‘Resigns in Wake of Sexting Scandal’

Source:Associated Press– U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner (Democrat, New York City) resigning from office because of his sexting habit. Source:FRS FreeState “Embattled New York Rep. Anthony Weiner is resigning from Congress, saying he cannot continue in office amid the intense controversy … Continue reading

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The Democratic Strategist: William Galston- ‘Democrats Play Better on Defense’

Source:The Democratic Strategist  “Dec. 30 (Bloomberg) — William Galston, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Veronique de Rugy, senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, talk about the outlook for Congress once it convenes … Continue reading

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Erik Schneider: Have Congressional Democrats Found Their Voice Again?

Have Democrats found their voice and if so what took them so long? Sometimes it takes a good kick in the butt (like in November 2010) to wake you up. Sometimes you need competition from the other side and to … Continue reading

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