Lindsey Graham says Obama needs to ‘man up’ on Medicare cuts

By: Monday December 10, 2012 11:58 am

“Man up.” Run with that. Sometimes the jokes just tell themselves…from the closet. Think Progress: Appearing on Fox News, Graham put forward an argument that is quickly becoming Republican conventional wisdom: Obama has leverage when it comes to raising tax rates, but once Republicans agree to some sort of a deal, the power will shift to [...]

Guests on Joy Behar’s Current show discuss the tired meme of the ‘post-racial society’

By: Wednesday June 20, 2012 7:04 am

“I don’t understand why so many people are reticent to discuss race in this country. We are not a post-racial society,” Janeane Garofalo says. “We are not post-misogyny either.” - comedian Janeane Garofalo Yeah, the truth hurts. This myth of the post-racial society was blown away by the epic amount of out-and out race-hatred (never mind [...]

Obama halting deportation of DREAM Act-eligible students

By: Friday June 15, 2012 10:24 am

Over 800,000 young people who came to the U.S. as children and face deportation proceedings or qualify for the DREAM Act will now be able to stay and are going to be eligible to work in the U.S. The AP is reporting… The policy change, described to The Associated Press by two senior administration officials, [...]

Open letter to Obama’s NC re-election team: including Amendment One in final GOTV effort?

By: Sunday May 6, 2012 8:00 am

Surely Organizing for America NC is going to use its resources in its upcoming get-out-the-vote messaging before the May 8 primary to tell people going to the polls on May 8 to vote against Amendment One. Dear Organizing for America NC: Tuesday, May 8th is election day in North Carolina. All the major Democratic candidates [...]

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