House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has made some incredibly naive, ill-informed and downright goofy statements before but her comment yesterday about why House Democrats oppose House Speaker John Boehner's debt-ceiling crisis bill surely must take the cake for absurdity:
"What we're trying to do is save the world from the Republican budget. We're trying to save life on this planet as we know it today," Pelosi said. Read More
“More than a third of Americans now believe that President Obama’s policies are hurting the economy, and confidence in his ability to create jobs is sharply eroding among his base,” The Washington Post reported today. Read More
This Sunday on Face the Nation, Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., claimed that House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan’s, R-Wis., budget would, “throw you to the wolves and allow insurance companies to deny you coverage and drop you for pre-existing conditions.” Read More
Speaking at a Democratic fundraiser last night in Philadelphia, Vice President Joe Biden compared Republicans trying to get federal spending under control to people who blame rape victims for their plight.
Read that again: Republicans trying to get federal spending under control are like people who blame rape victims for being raped.
Here's how The Hill reports it: Read More
Isn't this interesting! Today we learn that Vice President Joe Biden's new communications director will be Shailagh Murray of The Washington Post.
At the Post, Murray covered politicians like ... Vice President Joe Biden. Read More