“Marco Rubio Falls Apart When Asked Why He Has Missed The Most Votes In The Senate”


POLITICUS USA

When pressed during a CNN interview about why he thinks federal workers should be fired for not doing their jobs while he has missed the most votes in the Senate, Sen. Marco Rubio put his foot in his mouth and said that voting in the Senate is not important for a Senator.

When pressed during a CNN interview about why he thinks federal workers should be fired for not doing their jobs while he has missed the most votes in the Senate, Sen. Marco Rubio put his foot in his mouth and said that voting in the Senate is not important for a Senator.

“On taxes? Not so populist”


POLITICO

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“Republican Mainstream Freaking Out Over Trump’s Tax Plans”


DAILY KOS

Man, this is just hilarious.

For years, Republicans have run for office on promises of cutting taxes and bolstering business to stimulate economic growth, pledging allegiance to a Reaganesque model of conservatism that has largely become the party’s orthodoxy.

But now the entire rationale for the Republican Party’s existence is being ripped out by the roots by the fearsome Trumpenstein, leaving them scrambling to explain to their ultrawealthy donors why their undisputed frontrunner is advocating levying higher taxes on them: CONT’D

“Ex-prep school student accused of rape says he lied about having sex”


CNN

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“Hillary Clinton Shreds Scott Walker For Delighting In Harming College Students”


POLITICUS USA

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“Donald Trump’s Big Mistake Wasn’t His Statement on John McCain”


RED STATE

In addition to his statement on McCain, Trump also said he had never asked for forgiveness from God for anything. He referred to communion as eating a cracker. In other words, Trump sounded very much not like a believer to the ears of the average evangelical.

They may have liked some of his fiery rhetoric. They may have loved that Donald Trump was throwing punches. But they’ve been skeptical on Trump’s faith issue for a while and yesterday largely closed the books on evangelical support. MORE

 

“Tell the White House Conference on Aging: It is time to expand Social Security!”


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“ALEC facilitating backroom legislative deals?”


MSNBC

A dramatic undercover investigation is getting a lot of buzz. It’s about ALEC, which helps connect corporations, lobbyist and lawmakers. WXIA investigative reporter Brendan Keefe reported on it and joins Rev. Sharpton for more.

A dramatic undercover investigation is getting a lot of buzz. It’s about ALEC, which helps connect corporations, lobbyist and lawmakers. WXIA investigative reporter Brendan Keefe reported on it and joins Rev. Sharpton for more.

“JEB BUSH’S FAVORITE AUTHOR REJECTS DEMOCRACY, SAYS THE HYPER-RICH SHOULD SEIZE POWER”


THINK PROGRESS

Pre-Revolutionary kings would find a lot to like in Charles Murray’s new book against democracy CREDIT: PUBLIC DOMAIN VIA WIKIPEDIA

Pre-Revolutionary kings would find a lot to like in Charles Murray’s new book against democracy
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“Nation’s richest congressman: U.S. poor are ‘envy of the world’


MSNBC

Darrell Issa (R-CA) in Washington on June 28, 2013. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

Darrell Issa (R-CA) in Washington on June 28, 2013. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA