House Approves Clean Debt Limit Hike - Only 28 Republicans Vote Yes

Tea Party rage to come
555urbanmeemaw
2/12/14 12:53:50 pm
re: #290 William Barnett-Lewis I'm sure someone has already replied but all you have to do is put the laptop in one of the trays and it will go through the scanner like your luggage does.
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I haven’t even looked yet, but I can hear the screams from the Tea Party right already: House Approves Clean Debt Hike. Among the Republicans who voted “yes:” House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy. Noted budget wonk Paul Ryan opted to show again …

New ABC/WaPo Poll: 70% of Americans Disapprove of GOP’s Shutdown Games

Losing
359The Vicious Babushka
10/07/13 4:55:45 pm
re: #335 lawhawk WE SHUD ALL BE LIKE TEH WALTONS!!11 THEY ARE TEH FISCALLY RESPONSIBLE ONEZ!!11!! THEY ARE WORKING HARDER & SMARTER THEN EVERYWUN BUY OFFERING ONLY TEH BEST VALEWS FOR TEH CHEAPEST PRICE!!!! AND THEY ARE KIND AN GENEROUS ...
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Obamacare Rolls Out Even As GOP Seeks Defund/Delay/Destroy Poison Pill Provisions In Budget and Debt

The TP extortionists exhibiting all the signs of being the tyranny of the minority.
189urbanmeemaw
10/02/13 5:30:46 pm
re: #127 lawhawk The NSA tapped directly into LGF's servers. I blame Obama.
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Nightmare Debt-Default Scenario Looks More Likely Every Day

A government shutdown is the least of our worries.
405wheat-dogghazi-mailgate
9/26/13 8:11:17 pm
re: #343 ProTARDISLiberal There's no need to skip around the globe year by year. By chance, I found a pretty good gig teaching English in China, and now I'm in my 6th year at the same university. If you stay ...
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Here We Go Again: GOP Sen. Toomey Wants to Shut Down the Government Over Debt Ceiling

Hating the President more than they love the US
66labman57
1/02/13 6:14:56 pm
Hmmm. Let's examine the fiscal conservatives' logic with respect to the debt ceiling: The main objective of the intransigent Republican members of Congress is -- allegedly -- to curb wasteful government spending. So to meet that objective, they are threatening ...
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The Next Big GOP Tantrum: The Debt Ceiling

One mild jab from Obama sends the GOP into hours of furious whining about “insults”
59sunnygal
12/31/12 6:23:08 pm
But with this Congress, that was obviously a little too much to hope for at this time. And the Republicans say they were insulted? I don't see anything in Obama's remarks calling out Republicans. But, I guess the shoe fits ...

Poll: GOP Hurt by Debt Ceiling Debacle

It’s not difficult to see where the responsibility lies
224moderatelyradicalliberal
8/09/11 5:27:38 pm
re: #68 jamesfirecat WATB manic-progressives are negative and defeatist by nature. That's why nobody likes or listens to them except for other WATB manic-progressives. The fact that they think that they are Obama's base or even the base of the ...
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Kerry’s ‘Tea Party Downgrade’ Comment Causes Outbreak of Right Wing Whining

This was what the Tea Party wanted, so why are they complaining?
326lostlakehiker
8/08/11 7:21:41 am
re: #15 Stanley Sea It's one thing to be against the war. It's another thing to give false "testimony" before a foreign "court". There's something primally wrong about bearing false witness against an innocent. It's this whole thing I bring ...
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Senate Kills Reid Bill, New Obama/McConnell Bill Appears

For those keeping score at home
398danarchy
7/31/11 4:48:03 pm
re: #172 ProLifeLiberal I am no Tea Party sympathizer, I think tax rates should probably go back to 1999 levels(for everyone). But comparisons to Norway and Sweden aren't particularly useful. Norway and Sweden are both low population/rich natural resource countries. ...
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