Michele Bachmann, digging deep, claims Obama is supporting Al Qaeda, proving that we are in the End Times
“We’re taking our toys – and yours – and going home!”
Tea party Republicans have opted out of the United States. They have ceased to participate in our democracy. Where political power is supposed to derive from the people, the tea party derives its power from corporations. It speaks for corporations, it acts for corporations. It has never spoken or acted for the American people. And now with the shutdown it has made clear that it never will.
It is safe to say most Americans expect Islamic extremists to launch terror attacks against innocent American citizens, but it is likely few expect a devastating attack from members of Congress.
The hearings on Syria did not answer every reasonable question about a possible U.S. punitive strike, but they exposed some questions as unreasonable.
Donald Rumsfeld conveniently forgets the past and repeats the GOP's favorite meme, that Obama has lost credibility and America's confidence
Sixty-six Americans were killed in mass shootings by non-Muslims in 2012 alone, twice as many fatalities as from Muslim-American terrorism in all 11 years since 9/11
The theme of Liz Cheney's fantasy screed was that Republicans had to start fighting back against President Obama or else freedom will be a distant memory.
What is curious is the support many on the left have given Rand Paul despite his well-known, and well-publicized, stance on issues that are repulsive to progressives and even right-leaning centrists.
Cheney claims the President's national security team choices put the nation at risk because they do not support Bush-Cheney policies that did increase the risks to America; his logic defies reason.
This spring, Afghan forces will take the lead for security across the entire country. By next year, our war with Afghanistan will finally be over.
Republicans will do anything to block Chuck Hagel's appointment as Defense Secretary, including praising Obama's sanctions against Iran.
Reality is the ultimate enemy of Republican ideology, so Tom Tancredo picks up his vorpal blade and shows himself asylum-ready
Reagan/Bush national security expert Richard Clark indicts Mitt Romney's criticisms of Obama over Libya, saying Romney poses novice questions.
David Gregory twice asserted an inaccurate Obama quote while advancing a Republican argument against President Obama's foreign policy today on Meet the Press.
Conservative group Let Freedom Ring is airing a new ad that borrows from the Glenn Beck chalkboard approach to logic in suggesting Obama is cozy with the Muslim Brotherhood.
It's 9/11, so right on schedule here comes the Republican Party with a story about how Obama has made America less safe. Only this time, the American people aren't listening.
President Obama marks the 11th anniversary of 9/11 by remembering the innocent lives lost, and honoring the first responders and men and women in uniform who have served and sacrificed to keep our country safe.