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Monday, May 21, 2012

Republicans with multiple divorces are destroying the institution

For honoring his conscience on the issue of marriage equality, President Obama earned angry...
Monday, Nov. 15, 2010

Republicans’ promise to repeal the bill isn’t popular or wise

Overstating the importance of a midterm election is understandably tempting for politicians and pundits, especially when the partisan turnover reaches historic proportions, as it indisputably did on Nov. 2. It is a temptation to which Republicans and conservatives seem particularly...
05.14.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Lisa Kaiser
Well, on Friday, good old turd blossom will be answering prosecutors’ questions about the firings of U.S. attorneys. On Tuesday, Rove will be in Milwaukee, trashing working people and spreading misinformation about the Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA). Rove is the special guest of Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC), which is holding a closed meeting with Bush’s failed ad...
Wednesday, May 20, 2009

“Bush’s brain” tells local businesses how to treat workers

The conservative lobbying group Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) invited former Bush aide Karl Rove to tell local businesses how to best treat their workers. The Tuesday morning meeting about the Employee Free Choice Act at the Milwaukee Athletic Club was closed...
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2008

McCain’s handlers have failed the character test

Writing a post-mortem for John McCain’s presidential candidacy would be premature. But if and when that moment comes on Nov. 4, toxic staff infection will be listed as a primary cause of death. Rarely has any national campaign suffered from the combination of oafish incompetence and transparent malice displayed...
Wednesday, July 2, 2008

The smear campaign against Obama continues

Precisely on schedule, the usual assortment of right wing operatives is preparing its expected assault on the Democratic presidential nominee. While this unwholesome phase of the election cycle is known universally as“Swift boating”—named after the defamatory media blitz against John Kerry four years ago —the style and some of the personnel date back at least two decades...