A bit of inauguration enjoyment: Cantor agita; the First Lady throwing shade at Speaker Boehner

By: Tuesday January 22, 2013 1:03 am

Had to mention this choice moment during the inauguration… RT @czarinaflo: Needs Ex-Lax? RT @mattspencedc: Cantor’s face during the poem, http://t.co/HB92DMFQ#inaug2013 #p2 #LGBT And, better yet, the First Lady’s reaction to House Speaker John Boehner. I am all for throwing shade at nasty people, and Michelle Obama does it with grace and class here. This piece [...]

House GOP screams budget cuts, then moves to continue funding DOMA defense

By: Friday January 4, 2013 8:01 am

John Boehner’s office says funding defense of discrimination is necessary to “to protect our system of checks and balances” — to the tune of $1.7 million  dollars pickpocketed from the taxpayers during touch economic times. These clowns have zero credibility — and prove it over and over. Buzzfeed’s Chris Geidner: The House of Representatives will [...]

DOMA ruled unconstitutional

By: Thursday February 23, 2012 7:47 am

The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) just got a swift kick in the ass: . . .  Judge Jeffery White of the District Court for the Northern District of California ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) violates the Constitution’s equal protections clause in a case brought by Karen Golinski. Golinski, represented by Lambda [...]

Audacity Alert – NOM Wants Obama to Pay for Boehner’s Junk Science

By: Tuesday October 25, 2011 6:41 am

Yesterday, the National Organization for Marriage really decided to raise the bar for unashamed audacity. The organization is now demanding that Obama’s Justice Department pay for Speaker of the House John Boehner’s defense of DOMA ( the Defense of Marriage Act): “John Boehner and the House are stepping in to do the job that President [...]

Boehner set to waste $1 million of taxpayer money on bad DOMA defense

By: Wednesday October 5, 2011 6:33 am

Riddle me this. What do you do when your defense of an archaic law is revealed as faulty and containing junk science? Well if you are House of Representative Speaker John Boehner, you increase the dollar amount of this defense. From Think Progress: Earlier this year, Speaker John Boehner’s (R) office announced that American taxpayers [...]

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