New Poll – Americans Would Blame Republicans for DHS Shutdown – Video

And rightly so. Republican House Speaker John Boehner went on Fox News over the weekend and screamed down Fox host, Chris Wallace, telling him that the blame for any Department of Homeland Security shutdown would be placed on Senate Democrats. Boehner was quick to point out that the House of Representatives already passed a bill to keep DHS going past the February 28th deadline, but he failed to admit that the bill contained language specifically geared to shutting down President Obama's immigration...

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Juan Williams – Blame Republicans for Low Congressional Approval Ratings

As the year ends, Gallup reports that public approval of Congress averaged 14 percent during 2013. This, the polling firm points out, is “the lowest annual average in Gallup’s history.” The pollsters added: “2013 is the only year in Gallup’s history in which all monthly readings were below 20 percent.” Yet this is “the new normal,” according to Gallup, because in each of the last four years the congressional approval rating for the year has been below 20 percent. It was such...

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Howard Dean – Republicans Should Take Some Blame for Blotchy Obamacare Site

Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) contended Thursday that Republicans deserve some of the blame for the Affordable Care Act's bumpy rollout. The former Democratic National Committee chair and 2004 presidential aspirant told the panel on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" that Republicans "delayed" the law considerably, which he said has contributed to the problematic launch. Dean also said that the 36 states that did not set up their own health exchanges should have been divied up into four or five different...

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