July 24, 2010

Saturday the 24th

I was surprised by Ed Schultz’s appearance at Netroots Nation. As I listened to his presentation I was struck by his over the top approach and […]
June 16, 2010

Idiot Idea of the Day

The Wednesday version comes from Utah’s Orrin Hatch. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) has proposed an amendment to the jobs bill requiring that recipients of unemployment insurance […]
March 23, 2010

Spoiled Brats

Senate republicans have decided that if they can’t take their ball and go home then there damn well won’t be a game. Beginning today republicans have […]
March 21, 2010

Congratulations to Us

Congratulations to us on our first steps towards meaningful health care for all Americans. Regardless of what happens next we begin moving forward with this legislation […]
March 21, 2010

Harry Mitchell on His HCR Vote

An email I received from Congressman Harry Mitchell’s campaign on why he is voting yes on HCR. Dear Friend, Over the last year or so, I’ve […]
March 21, 2010

The Degree of Focus

David Weigel has a piece up at The Washington Independent entitled “Scenes from the Code Red Rally.” He reports he did not see the smears and […]
March 20, 2010

No Deem and Pass

According to Steny Hoyer at a just concluded presser in the Capitol the House will not use Deem and Pass. Instead there will be separate votes […]
March 20, 2010

Trusting the Caucus

There’s talk of judicial challenges should Health Care Reconciliation pass the House. Some would have us believe ‘deem and pass’ is not constitutional, others that the […]
March 19, 2010

Doing the Right Thing!

Harry Mitchell has decided to vote yes on Health Care. Way to go Harry! Story Here Whip count here Send Harry some love here