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Today’s progressive hypocrisy: Dick Durbin’s (D-IL) war on women

Posted by: Phineas on April 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Continuing their quest to find something, anything at all, to distract people from the failures of Obamacare and to rally their increasingly dispirited base, Democrats and the MSM have turned to harping on “pay equality,” the idea that women are paid less than men for comparable work. A recent news article propaganda piece […]

 

Surprise: Campaign cash helped bring about $enate Dems’ climate change “talkathon”

Posted by: ST on March 10, 2014 at 7:57 pm » 2 Comments

The Washington Post’s “The Fix” blog provides some intriguing background into what led up to tonight’s so-called “climate change talkathon” Senate Democrats will engage in into tomorrow morning on the floor of the US Senate: Dozens of Democratic senators plan to speak out Monday night into early Tuesday morning about their growing concerns with climate change.  Adopting a […]

 

This Happened: Pelosi turns into a war hawk on Syria

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2013 at 12:07 pm » 3 Comments

When it comes to acts of war, it’s amazing what a difference who the President is makes: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi pressed top administration officials Thursday night to take military action to punish Syrian President Bashar Assad in response to reports that he used chemical weapons in his nation’s ongoing civil war. “It is […]

 

Questions for @RepSpeier (D-CA 14) about Bob “Filthy” Filner #WarOnWomen

Posted by: Phineas on August 9, 2013 at 6:01 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Dear Representative Jackie Speier, In an article excerpted today in the California Political Review, you are quoted as saying Bob Filner should resign as Mayor of San Diego: “In [Filner's] case, I think he was abusing his power, and I find it disgusting that he would hit on sexual assault victims in the military […]

 

Democrats may well curse Harry Reid’s name in future years

Posted by: Phineas on July 15, 2013 at 12:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas For reasons that that amount to pique and pettiness (both qualities the Senate Majority Leader possesses in abundance), Harry Reid has decided that this upcoming week would be a good time to gut the filibuster, the procedure that allows a determined minority to block legislation or a nominee it doesn’t like by […]

 

Feminist Mob Rule, not the filibuster, defeated Texas’ pro-life #SB5

Posted by: ST on June 26, 2013 at 6:34 pm » 11 Comments

You may have seen the fawning, gushing, and drooling pro-abortion types in the mainstream media were doing last night and today over Texas state Senator Wendy Davis (D) and her 13 hour filibuster of Texas’ SB5, a bill that makes abortion clinics in Texas safer and would effectively ban abortions after 20 weeks. But if […]

 

The greatest issue facing America: a cruise-ship passengers’ bill of rights

Posted by: Phineas on March 18, 2013 at 5:40 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And Chuck Schumer is on the case: Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the cruise ship industry to adopt a “bill of rights” to guarantee passengers certain protections while aboard their ships. The New York Democrat says Sunday he’ll be asking industry leaders to voluntarily adopt the guidelines which include guarantees that […]

 

Demand a Plan! (To end celebrity hypocrisy)

Posted by: Phineas on December 31, 2012 at 4:24 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Actually, I don’t know if they’re hypocritical so much as clueless, but the result is the same: yet another deep, meaningful campaign in which a bunch of vapid airheads go in front of a camera and repeat slogans over and over, hoping to brainwash you into submission, like a bunch of zombies. This […]

 

#DNC2012: Debbie Wasserman Switzerland has her own foreign investments to answer for

Posted by: ST on July 10, 2012 at 6:22 pm » 2 Comments

I love it: Disclosure forms reveal that Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, a member of Congress from Florida, previously held funds with investments in Swiss banks, foreign drug companies, and the state bank of India. This revelation comes mere days after the Democratic chair attacked presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney for holding […]

 

Fast and Furious: Elijah Cummings throws the dead under the bus to protect Obama and Holder

Posted by: Phineas on April 30, 2012 at 1:43 pm » 14 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Last week I reported that the Rep. Darrell Issa’s (R – CA) House Oversight Committee was preparing contempt of Congress charges against Attorney General Eric Holder for non-cooperation and defying subpoenas in the committee’s investigation into Operation Fast and Furious. Also known as “Gunwalker,” the administration’s supposed plan was to funnel guns […]