Republicans To Americans – E.Coli Is Not Important

House Republicans just voted to defund our only protection against E-Coli - a disease that is contracted by eating contaminated foods like fruits and vegetables. The Microbiological Data Program was responsible for the screening and testing of these food products, but Republicans have voted to shut it down. The House last month approved a bill that would end funding for the 10-year-old Microbiological Data Program, which tests about 15,000 annual samples of vulnerable produce such as sprouts, lettuce,...

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Tim Pawlenty Is No Punk, Just Don’t Tell Romney!

Tim Pawlenty showed his punkass side again. Last Sunday, Pawlenty went on Fox News and criticized his fellow Republican Mitt Romney and the health care bill Romney approved in Massachusetts. Funny thing is, when Pawlenty was given the opportunity to confront Romney at the CNN debate one day later, he punked out and showed the nation that he has no backbone. Well that was then and this is now. Realizing that he crumbled while Romney was on stage with him, Pawlenty is trying to regain the 'tough-guy'...

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Wisconsin Republicans Now Going After Police And Firefighter Unions

And so, the inevitable happened. Scott Walker and his Republican goons in Wisconsin have now turned their union busting efforts against Wisconsin's police and firefighters. Local firefighters and police officers are vowing to fight legislation proposed last week that would limit their ability to collectively bargain and negotiate contracts. Rep. Bob Ziegelbauer, I-Manitowoc, introduced the bill that would eliminate collective bargaining for public safety employees on health care and pension contributions....

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Steven Colbert Disects Romney’s Peacetime Statement. Video

Mitt Romney recently made a statement that caused his opponents to question whether the Republican presidential wanna-be is ready for the demands of the office. Mr. Romney, questioned the spending of President Obama in an editorial he wrote for the Manchester Union Leader, saying "Barack Obama is facing a financial emergency...yet his approach has been to engage in one of the biggest peacetime spending binges in history." "Peacetime spending binges?" Who would have thought we were living in peaceful...

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Donald Trump Won’t Waste His Time With Voting In Primaries

And why should he? He's The Donald for crying out loud! He don't need to vote in no stinkin' primary! That's a waste of his time, and quite frankly, his money. We are talking about the Trump here... There's casinos to bankrupt, there's hairspray to buy. Why waste time voting in a primary?!? According to th New York Board of Elections, the last vote The Donald had cast in a primary election was back in 1989, some 22 years ago. But now, the Republican Presidential wanna-be candidate would like...

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Jan Brewer’s Racist Law Voted Down… Again

Jan Brewer, the governor of Arizona who fought tooth and nail to make her racial profiling bill become law, took yet another blow on Monday when the United States of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit called the law "unconstitutional": PHOENIX — The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled against the State of Arizona on Monday and let stand a lower court decision blocking the most contentious parts of the state’simmigration law from going into effect. The decision calling the provisions...

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Oh! Those Poor Poor Billionaire Republicans

The Daily Kos features a graph showing industry growth under the last three presidents - Clinton, Bush and Obama. And according to their figures, Obama seems to be the most 'pro-business-growth' president among the three. But don't tell this to Koch Brothers, who earlier this week called the president, the most anti-corporate president ever. Charles Koch went on to say; "He's the most radical president we’ve ever had as a nation, and has done more damage to the free enterprise system and long-term...

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