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The Triumph of the Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex 0 unhappycamper Yesterday Yesterday 5 160
Lawmakers: Carrier fleet should be exempt from cuts 1 unhappycamper Friday Friday 2 185
Refinery Lobbyist Invokes WW2-Era Quote, Calls Businesses That Donate to Environmentalists ‘Appeaser 0 unhappycamper Thursday Thursday 1 167
Blackwater Lobbyist Will Manage the House Intelligence Committee 19 unhappycamper Dec 19 Dec 21 32 1578
David Brooks’ latest trick: Exposing the sleight of hand in his defense of the Kochs 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Dec 2 7 340
“Don’t Send these Climate Denying Poll-Cats back to Congress: Send them back to Science Class” – Jes 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 278
Lack of Leadership by Washington and Moscow Undermines Treaties and Norms 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 296
Baby boomers ruined America: Why blaming millennials is misguided — and annoying 7 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 550
The United States' Middle East policy is in shambles 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 220
Ted Cruz: Obama’s surgeon general pick isn’t a ‘health professional’ because he’s ‘anti-gun’ 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 268
Big Pharma Lobbies Hard to End India's Distribution of Affordable Generic Drugs 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 249
An Appeal From Okinawa to the US Congress 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 245
Why do Politicians spend $9 billion a year to Jail the Mentally Ill? 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 6 288
Why Everyone is Lobbying on the F-35 Fighter Jet 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 243
The American Voter: Dumb as Dogshit, Nearly as Inert 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 339
The progressives are coming!: Why the latest attempt to “save” Democrats from populism is so patheti 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 167
America’s flip-flop foreign policy: Rand Paul, Hillary Clinton and the new millennial voter 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 149
Republican senators seek to block funds to combat Ebola 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 9 437
Louie Gohmert: Obama thought ISIS beheading victim would die from climate change first 2 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 326
On the Ropes in Kansas, Roberts Goes Full Anti-Obama 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 343
Is There a Doctor in the House? 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 180
Dumb and Dumber: The US Public and Congress 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 186
GOP’s full-blown panic: Why they’re pushing national security again 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 337
The Precise Percentage of Republicans Who Are Certifiable Assholes 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 7 357
Potomac Fever: Washington's Insane Clown Posse Rides Again 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 185
So the US Is Single-Handedly at War Again 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 243
Anti-Science Congress cut $600 mn. from Agency Leading Ebola Response 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 164
The Neoconservatives and the Islamic State 1 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 259
Rep. Louie Gohmert’s Ebola Theory Is Dumber Than He Is 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 395
Seditious Republicans Spend Paid Vacation Instigating Rebellion Among Military Generals 37 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Oct 2014 56 3730
GOP House guts White House’s request for funds to fight and contain Ebola 6 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Oct 2014 7 443
$22 Billion to Fight ISIL in same Year Congress cut $8.7 bn in Food Stamps 0 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 226
Time to Mobilize the Washington War Hawks to Fight ISIS Terrorists 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 222
Pro-Sullivan group gets $500,000 for U.S. Senate race from NFL owner 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 263
Paul Ryan Admits That The GOP Plans To Win The Senate and Take Healthcare Away From Millions 3 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 389
U.S. reps call for better VA access 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 209
Democrats Run Away from Success of Obamacare 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 285
Jon Stewart: Talking to GOP about climate change is like ‘pushing a million pounds of idiot up a mou 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 412
Who's the dude with the hair nowadays in Congress? 13 valerief Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 790
Buying Back the U.S. Senate 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 242
Does Heidi Hall lack "proper background or intellect"? 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 261
Rand Paul panders to the libertarians Ann Coulter said she’d ‘drown’ if GOP doesn’t take Senate 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 223
Kansas Democrat asks court to require new US Senate candidate 4 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 311
Anthony Weiner and the Revolving Door 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 252
Rachel Maddow rips ‘repellent’ Congress for giving itself two more months off 2 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 470
From Tragedy to Farce: How Fox News and the GOP Tarnished Benghazi 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 236
Ted Cruz: ‘Social worker’ Obama wants to fight ISIS with ‘expanded Medicaid’ 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 219
Senate panel: Chinese hackers targeted military contractors and tech firms 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 126
Is the GOP/TP Really Against "Big Government?" Fuhgeddaboudit 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 245
America’s “ground troops” fiasco: Why Congress must straitjacket the presidency 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 214
Superbug fears: Lawmakers want to crack down on overuse of antibiotics in livestock 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 134
Congress includes $29 million in cuts to TANF in proposed CR 2 DeadLetterOffice Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 321
Deborah Lee James: Air Force to Get ’70-75 Percent’ Of Budget Request Through Congress 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 192
Progressive Democrats Follow Obama to War in Syria 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 191
Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategy 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 151
A constitutional amendment to take Big Money out of politics dies quietly 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 257
What Do Republicans Want? 6 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 421
MN GOP candidate blames opponent for ‘sleazy, slimy’ Bill Maher’s comedic rant 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 243
Bill Maher levels GOP Rep. Kline: He embodies D.C’s ‘easily-swayed whores and sellouts 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 218
INFLUENCE GAME: Chemical trade tries to shape regs 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 230
GOP congressman: Ted Cruz was playing to Tea Party in ‘self-serving’ speech to Christians 2 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 631
Why We Need to Prosecute Our Torturers 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 194
WATCH: Ted Cruz storms offstage after getting booed by Christian group he insulted 3 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 242
Al Franken Drops a Truth Bomb On The Senate: Citizens United Is Money Laundering 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 9 271
"Wary of a War Vote" 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 172
Ted Cruz: SNL’s Lorne Michaels could be thrown in jail if Dems undo ‘Citizens United’ 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 424
Exposed: Corporate cash is the lifeblood of climate change denial on Capitol Hill 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 149
HASC GOP Leaders Cross Fingers For Senate Elections 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 182
House resolution condemns Obama for Taliban swap 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 265
House tries to rein in EPA, to dismay of conservationists 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 190
Just Say No 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 222
New Email Release Shows: Peter King Demanded an Investigation To Find Journalist's Sources Like Pete 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 268
Elizabeth Warren slams Eric Cantor and ‘revolving door’ linking Congress to Wall Street 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 222
Clean CR, Sequestration Hopes: Fall Hill Predictions 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 228
We’re gonna need a bigger boat — Most vulnerable House members — Coakley’s 2010 redux? 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 261
The 6 Strangest Libertarian Ideas 1 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 458
In Senate-CIA fight on interrogation report, another controversy 3 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 247
Will Republicans Block Action On Corporations Abandoning The U.S.? 4 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 314
House GOP candidate: Female senators are “undeserving bimbos in tennis shoes” 1 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 447
Congress is next stop for Iraqi refugees 0 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 206
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