government shutdown

CBS Host Laughs In Ted Cruz's Face For Repeatedly Denying He Shut Down Government
CBS host Bob Schieffer's was driven nearly to a fit of giggles on Sunday after Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) repeatedly refused to take responsibility for last year's government shutdown. Read more...
Congress Ends Least Productive Year In Recent History
Beating President Truman's 'Do Nothing Congress' of 1947, the 113th Congress passed less than 60 bills and job approval ratings averaged 14%. Read more...
Fox's Hume: Boehner Finally ‘Strong Enough’ To Take On Tea Party
Fox's Brit Hume wants us to believe that Speaker Boehner could not have stood up to these TeaBirchers within his own caucus months ago. Read more...
NBC Political Editor: We Don't Have A Clue About Key Issues For 2014
The ACA may be the 'key issue' of 2014, or not... you decide. Read more...
 Unemployment Falls To 7 Percent
Has the job market finally hit its stride? Hiring continued at a solid pace in November, and the unemployment rate fell to a five-year low ... for the right reasons. Read more...

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McCain Tears Into Cruz Over Shutdown: 'Stop! You're Wrong, You're Crazy!'
Sen. John McCain (AZ) lashed out at fellow Republican Sen. Ted Cruz (TX) on Thursday for causing a government shutdown that made it difficult for hungry residents in rural Arizona to get food. Read more...
Watch: Forum Audience Laughs At Ted Cruz For Claiming He 'Didn't Want A Shutdown'
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) faced howls of laughter from an audience in Washington, D.C. on Thursday when he claimed that he "didn't want a shutdown" over President Barack Obama's health care reform law. Read more...
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Coulter 'Proud Of Republicans' For ‘Magnificent, Run Beautifully’ Government Shutdown
Never mind the $24 billion dollars that the government shutdown cost our economy, Ann Coulter and her hate filled buddy over at ClusteFox, Sean Hannity, want us to believe that the Republican brinksmanship taking our country to the edge of default went just wonderfully. Read more...
Colbert Takes Keith Ablow Apart For 'Brilliant Long Distance Diagnosis' Yanked From His Ass
Stephen Colbert took Fox resident psychiatrist and Freudian phallic symbol, Dr. Keith Ablow to task for his long distance diagnosis of President Obama. Read more...