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Opinion: Ben Carson Reveals Why Trump Republicans Hate the American People

Opinion: Ben Carson Reveals Why Trump Republicans Hate the American People

Carson can’t possibly imagine why President Obama would think of doing “something of that nature,” something like helping Americans at…

7 years ago

Trusted Trump Advisor Demands Federal Workers Who Voted For Clinton Be Fired

"Those bureaucrats overwhelmingly voted for Clinton. There won’t be any real cooperation until we change federal law so we can…

7 years ago

America’s Dismantling Begins According to the Trump Heritage Blueprint

All of Trump's proposed cuts, privatization, eliminations, and subsequent job losses “hew closely to a Heritage Foundation blueprint published earlier…

7 years ago

PFAW Condemns White Nationalist FAIR’s Racist Immigration Proposals

“FAIR’s newly laid-out immigration priorities are directly from the xenophobic, far-right movemen...severely limiting legal immigration."

8 years ago

As the GOP Suppresses Votes, Heritage President Admits It’s Helping Republicans

DeMint is not the first conservative to admit voter ID laws hurt Democrats, Republicans claim they will "make the difference”…

8 years ago

Trump Authorizes the Heritage Foundation To Nominate SCOTUS Justices

Trump embraced an organization as bigoted and racist as he is and authorized them to stack the Court with equally…

8 years ago

Donald Trump Dishonestly Claims Obama Won’t Deport Criminals

Trump claims Obama isn't deporting criminals, but this is a Republican lie often told, and often refuted

8 years ago

Koch’s Justice Reform Proposal Restricts Prosecution For Environmental Violations

The Kochs want to pollute with impunity by simply claiming they were unaware that it was a federal violation to…

9 years ago

Behind The Moderate Myth Paul Ryan Dreams Of Shutting Down Government Permanently

The only difference between the extremists and Ryan is how soon, and for how long, they are able to shut…

9 years ago

Coward Donald Trump Goes Into Hiding As Birther Backlash Grows

As criticism is mounting over Donald Trump's refusal to condemn his supporters birther remarks about President Obama, Trump backed out…

9 years ago

Ted Cruz Auditions to be the Koch’s Paid Whore on Capitol Hill

Ted Cruz is spending this weekend with the Kochs, and what is going on in that ocean-side retreat has nothing…

9 years ago

Texas-Size GOP Hypocrisy As a Result of Climate Change Deluge

It is true that all Republicans are blatant hypocrites, but now that go-it-alone awesome Texas experienced a little anthropogenic climate…

9 years ago

Former Bush Adviser Claims Democrats Moved Further Left than Republicans Moved Right

Peter Wehner says the liberal claim that Republicans are the ones who have become more extreme over the years is…

9 years ago

Amicus Tells Supreme Court that Marriage Equality Will Cause 900,000 Abortions

A hysterical claim backed up by zero facts equals the perfect Republican argument against marriage equality

9 years ago

Netanyahu’s Iran Speech A Distraction From Israel’s GOP-Style Economic Failure

Although warmonger Netanyahu does want America to wage war against Iran on Israel's behalf, he had a different motivation to…

9 years ago

Koch-Congress Preparing To Starve the Poor With Drastic Food Stamp Cuts

The big plan the new Koch Senate is due to propose this week is cutting food stamps substantially and giving…

9 years ago

The Absurd Call for Obama to Save Keystone XL by Regulating It

The idea that Republicans would ever go along with further regulating the oil industry is laughable, and funding? Forget about…

9 years ago

Joe Scarborough Says Liberals Are Anti-Science Because They Oppose Keystone Pipeline

During the Tuesday broadcast of Morning Joe, host Joe Scarborough claimed "climate alarmists" are denying science by opposing the extension…

9 years ago

Thieving Republicans Robbed Americans In Their First Week Controlling Congress

It is amazing that Republicans who could not pass any legislation last year, spent the first four days of the…

9 years ago

A Stroke Of Obama’s Pen Will Lift 10.4 Million Workers Into the Middle Class

If the President simply adjusted the salary threshold for inflation since it was last raised in 1975, it would be…

9 years ago

Gun Nuts Threaten President Over Something He Hasn’t Even Done

The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), regulates the international trade in things like small arms, battle tanks, combat aircraft and warships,…

10 years ago

Paul Ryan Plans A CBO Rubber Stamp For Trickle Down Disaster

Paul Ryan is quietly working behind the scenes to make sure the next head of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO),…

10 years ago

The GOP is Getting Hysterical Over Impending Immigration Executive Action

Republicans are even talking about embarrassing themselves with another lawsuit, like the one that worked so well with healthcare reform

10 years ago

Conservatives Turn on McConnell And Anoint Ted Cruz The Leader Of Congress

The real conservatives look forward to Cruz's plan to push "his" Republican-led Senate to be as conservative and confrontational as…

10 years ago

Mitch McConnell Admits Republicans Want Kansas’ “Conservative Hell” Enacted Nationally

McConnell is anxious to lead the Senate and join House Republicans in enacting Brownback's Koch brother model at the national…

10 years ago

Kansas Is a Portent of Republican Medicare Privatization Disaster

Democrats have a living, breathing example of privatizing Medicare, and frankly everything in the Path to Prosperity budget, that has…

10 years ago

The Heritage Foundation Hits Up The Little Guy

The Heritage Foundation is located right in the middle of the DC power corridor and well it should be, as…

10 years ago

Republicans Are Fixated On Using Extortion To Rule America

The truth is that since teabaggers became de facto leaders of the Republican Party, they have contemplated various schemes to…

10 years ago

There’s A New Right-Wing Crazy Train Headed Your Way. Get Off The Tracks!

Doubling down on right-wing extremism, the fed-hating, red state, Wackadoodle Express, is pulling into the station of national consciousness once…

10 years ago

For Reasons They Will Never Admit Republicans Are Responsible For The Attack on Benghazi

Republicans are ultimately responsible for the attack on the Benghazi outpost for several reasons they will never admit, but that…

10 years ago

Republicans Go Berserk and Accuse Scientists of Bullying Them With Facts

Between last week's report on climate change and the devastation at home from super-storms, flooding, droughts, wild fires, tornados and…

10 years ago

Americans Are Watching and They No Longer Trust The Conservative Supreme Court

The conservatives have been so blatant in their service to special interests that Americans have taken notice, and a new…

10 years ago

A Presidents’ Day Examination Of the Monumental Hurdles that President Obama Has Overcome

Instead of waxing philosophically on the achievements of past presidents, it is worthwhile to take stock of the current President…

10 years ago

Debt Ceiling Fallout: Boehner Pays The Price For Climbing In Bed With Tea Party Imbeciles

Boehner may face serious repercussions from "true conservatives" in the tea party movement, but that is the price he pays…

10 years ago

CVS Ending Sales Of Tobacco Offers Conservative Media Dual Dissembling Opportunity

The image of the big plantation tobacco farmer is inextricably linked to the Republican Party, and as long ago as…

10 years ago

Decent Economic Growth Hides The Increasing Gap Between the Rich and Everyone Else

As long as the wealthy continue benefitting from the President's economic recovery, Republicans will stay the austerity course that continues…

10 years ago

Polar Vortex Underscores Frozen Congressional Activity

Mother Nature is bitter and unforgiving all over. Maybe she's taking her cues from the inert members of Congress, who…

10 years ago

Republican Deregulation Culture to Blame For Water Poisoning West Virginia Chemical Spill

Freedom Industries knew the 70 to 80 year-old tanks were in desperate need of replacement and did not want to…

10 years ago

Southern Republicans Drag the Rest of the Nation Down by Doing the Kochs’ Bidding

The real tragedy is that as stupid Southern voters do the Kochs' bidding by keeping Republicans in power, at least…

11 years ago

A Lot of Politically Surprising Things Happened Last Week…But Has Anything Changed?

As we barreled toward the New Year last week, it seemed that each morning brought with it some genuinely surprising…

11 years ago

Republicans Insult America by Making Paul Ryan the Face of Compassionate Conservatism

To put Ryan's face on the new compassionate conservatism is an affront to any American familiar with his contempt for…

11 years ago

House of Representatives Actually Pass a Budget Deal; Will Senate Follow Suit?

Lo and behold, in this least productive year ever in Congressional history, the House was able to get a two-year…

11 years ago

ALEC Members Refuse to Sign a Pledge Supporting Democracy

ALEC members were recently asked to sign a pledge to support democracy, and they refused. Not only did they refuse…

11 years ago

North Carolina Will Be America’s National Nightmare if Republicans Control Government

North Carolina is the true predictor and portent of tragedy inherent when Republicans hold the reins of power.

11 years ago

Bad Apple Ted Cruz Didn’t Fall Far From His Father’s Equally Rotten Tree

If Americans wondered what drove the man who masterminded the $24 billion government shutdown all they need to know is…

11 years ago

Republicans Celebrate as 49 Million Americans Will Soon Have Less Food to Eat

This coming Friday Republicans will experience exhilarating satisfaction because millions of low-income seniors, working families, children, veterans, and disabled Americans…

11 years ago

GOP Hypocrites Criticize The ACA Website But Stood By Bush’s Medicare Part D Roll Out

Instead of decrying the Medicare prescription plan as an abject failure, Republicans denouncing the ACA's rollout as a reason to…

11 years ago

Ted Cruz Is Just the Figurehead of The Koch/DeMint Destroy Government Conspiracy

Ted Cruz is little more than a figurehead of a much larger conspiracy whose real leaders are teabaggers Charles and…

11 years ago

Republicans Have Resumed Their Koch Funded Seditious Conspiracy To Destroy Government

The seditious conspiracy in the war for America is still ongoing and the next major assault is already in the…

11 years ago

The Tea Party Adds the GOP to its List of Enemies to be Destroyed

The Heritage Foundation's Tim Chapman says, "We have an opportunity to take over the party and it will be in…

11 years ago

Tell the Justice Department to Investigate the Koch Brothers’ Seditious Govt Shutdown Plot

It's time for the Department of Justice to launch an investigation into the conservative plot to harm the US government…

11 years ago

Tea Party Heroine Determined to Save Americans from Obamacare Crack Cocaine of Dependency

Michele Bachmann took time off from election fraud efforts to have an Obamacare hissy-fit for the ages

11 years ago

Treasonous House Republicans Are Giddy With Joy Over Shutting Down The Government

The Republicans lust to shut down the government is for reasons typical of traitors unwilling to accept they do not…

11 years ago

Republican Traitors Call for a Government Shutdown Even If Obamacare Isn’t Defunded

Over half of Republican voters and Koch-patriots are clamoring for a government shutdown if Republicans fail to kill the ACA.

11 years ago

Rabid Dog Ted Cruz Urges The GOP to Defund the Military in Order to Stop Obamacare

The depth of Republican madness was revealed when Sen. Ted Cruz suggested shutting down the military if President Obama and…

11 years ago

Red State Racists Give Paula Deen a Ten Minute Standing Ovation

Paula Deen's popularity in a Republican state like Texas is not an aberration. It appears to correlate with the level…

11 years ago

Americans Are About to Discover That the GOP Not the ACA is Hazardous To Their Health

Americans will discover in the next week the only hazard to their health is Republicans on a crusade to see…

11 years ago

Republicans Have Lost Their Grip on Reality and Are Disregarding the Constitution

Republicans have lost their grip on reality and it manifest itself their blatant disregard for the Constitution save the 2nd…

11 years ago

Obamacare Turns Republicans Against Insurance

Republicans have not proposed a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, and won't, because Obamacare has turned the GOP base…

11 years ago

The Republican Plot to Thwart The ACA With American Horror Stories Has Completely Failed

Republicans have spent every day of their vacation following their plan to the letter seeking horror stories about the not-yet-implemented…

11 years ago

Darrell Issa, John Boehner, Clarence Thomas Lead the Republican Culture of Corruption

The level of political corruption in Republican and conservative ranks has gotten so blatant that they are finally being targeted…

11 years ago

Jim DeMint Says GOP Will Destroy America To Stop Obamacare

DeMint's remedy for Obamacare is like burning down your house to stop a leaky pipe from flooding your bathroom.

11 years ago

For the past 2 Plus Years Republicans Have Stolen The Rights of People of Color

For the past two-and-a-half years since Republicans took power in states and Congress, there has been a sustained assault on…

11 years ago

Virginia GOP’s Would-Be Governor Would Ban Sodomy Between Married Couples

Ken Cuccinelli says his anti-sodomy law protects children from predators but it bans sodomy between consenting adults

11 years ago

Confused Pastor Calls for Civil Rights Movement to Deprive Gays and Lesbians of Civil Rights

William Owens' anti-gay crusade is not about championing civil rights; therefore there can be no valid comparison of the two.

11 years ago

Republicans Complain About Incompetence After They’ve Spent Years Defunding the IRS

The IRS is tasked with collecting taxes to fund services all Americans depend on, but they can't properly do their…

11 years ago

Republicans Want an Immigration Reform Bill That is Laced With Bigotry

Conservatives are attempting to put provisos on the invitation to immigrants and some are making it clear that not all…

11 years ago

A Misleading and Highly Incomplete ‘Study’ Continues the GOP Attack on Obamacare

The Society of Actuaries conducted a study on the costs of medical claims and draws some scary conclusions. Exactly what…

11 years ago

The Republican Class War Has Contributed Greatly To America’s Growing Inequality

The Republican class war has, for well over a decade, contributed greatly to income inequality that hastens America's rush to…

11 years ago

Paul Ryan Lies In Order to Give The Wealthiest Americans a 15% Tax Cut

Paul Ryan is lying to justify inflicting more pain on the American people for the sheer joy of giving the…

11 years ago

Republican Congressman Says He’s Not Convinced Sandy Victims Need Relief

Kansas Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp told AFA Director of Issues Analysis Bryan Fischer that he saw no real need for…

11 years ago

Obama’s Record Destroys the Republicans’ Big Spending Democrat Propaganda

There has been no huge increase in spending under President Obama, and yet Republicans claim he has been on a…

11 years ago

Historical or hysterical? What to make of Tim Scott replacing whack-job DeMint

South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley has made history in appointing a black Republican, but was the move historical or hysterical?

11 years ago

Republicans Are More Willing to Cause Another Recession than Abandon the Rich

The tragedy is that Republicans are more than willing to see America suffer a deep recession than they are to…

12 years ago

Republicans Are Going Off the Rails and Heading Towards Irrelevance

The American people are demand that the wealthy lose their lower tax rates. Instead of accepting this reality, Republicans are…

12 years ago

The GOP Obsession with the Rich and Corporations Has Brought Us to the Fiscal Cliff

The Republicans' love affair with an anti-tax agenda goes back to before the Reagan era, and has persisted as the…

12 years ago

Hardcore Conservative Saxby Chambliss Repudiates Norquist Tax Pledge

Cracks begin to appear in the no new taxes wall as Saxby Chambliss signals a willingness to rethink the question…

12 years ago

Mission Accomplished: Romney Alienates the Last Demographic Support He Had

By bringing Ryan on the ticket, elderly Americans will have a hard time supporting two men who intend on handing…

12 years ago

When Republicans Say Job Creator They Really Mean Poverty Creator

The Republican agenda of cutting food stamps, wages, Medicare, Medicaid, and breaking unions is not about reducing the deficit or…

12 years ago

The Real Motivation Behind Repealing ObamaCare is Racism

So why would the Heritage Foundation want to repeal the Affordable Care Act? To be blunt? Because Obama is black.

12 years ago

Supreme Court Ready to Violate the Constitution Again With Obamacare Ruling

The Supreme Court cannot compel the president to eliminate or rewrite Obamacare. Doing so would violate the Constitution.

12 years ago

The Heritage Foundation Declares War On Islam

"Since then, the American-led counteroffensive has done much to turn back the Islamist tide." Carafano revealed that the Heritage Foundation…

14 years ago