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Silly Politicians: Eric Cantor wants to End Overtime for Hourly Workers

I just read a blog about how Rep. Eric Cantor is going to recommend ending the ability of hourly workers to get overtime. Games Silly Politicians Play The Daily Kos reports about Mr. Cantor’s very ridiculous waste of time in … Continue reading

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Maddow Coins the Phrase “The Great Flabbergasting”

Rachel Maddow said we understand something better when it has a name. She decided to name the phenomena of whenever the Republicans propose something and then President Obama supports it, then the Republicans decide they are against the thing they … Continue reading

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Soros Agrees Markets Unable to Self-Regulate Excesses

Soros claims markets are unable to self-regulate their excesses. There is an important role for governments to play to prevent future financial crises. Mr. Soros also claims “Republicans are engaged in a maneuver of starving the beast [government] for political purposes.” Will the American public see through efforts to dismantle the good work government can do by the GOP yelling about deficits? Continue reading

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Red-Tape GOP REINS Act Set to Create Gridlock in D.C.

The REINS Act was proposed in the last Congress as H.R. 3765 by Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY) and S. 3826 by Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC). This Act is called the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act”. The … Continue reading

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Good Regulations and Good Policies

The Good, the Bad and the Stupid Is everything in life always good or always bad or always stupid? No, of course not. Yet, the new Manipulative Talking Points (MTP) coming from the mouth of GOP wordcrafter Frank Luntz on … Continue reading

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Tax Cuts for 1-2% will Certainly Create Huge Deficit

Why do Republicans insist that Tax Cuts for the Top 1-2% Earners in the U.S. will create jobs? This is a myth. Tax Cuts for TOP 1-2% and Certainty Myth of Jobs The Bush tax cuts have been in place … Continue reading

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Frank Rich Says GOP Needs to Go to Glenn Beck-Style Chalkboard for ‘Splaining on Specifics

Time to Go to the Chalkboard for Details of GOP Jobs Plan   Frank Rich’s op-ed piece, “Barack Obama, Phone Home” offered these pearls of wisdom to President Obama about how to get the GOP to engage in their so-called … Continue reading

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Dirty Tricks on Election Day? N.H. Democratic Party loses phone service at 11 offices

Dirty Tricks in New Hampshire. N.H. Democratic Party reported that it lost phone service on November 1st in 11 locations around the state. These phone lines are needed for Get Out The Vote campaigns in progress. Continue reading

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