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Paul Ryan Promises More Hostage Taking On Debt Ceiling
Here we go again with the Republicans yet again demanding a ransom in exchange for not defaulting on our debt. Read more...
5 Charts Show The U.S. Has No Debt Crisis
Back in March, House Speaker John Boehner admitted, "We have no immediate debt crisis." These five charts show why he's right. Read more...
Deficits Are Rapidly Shrinking, Spending Is Flat Under Obama
Simply put, there is no crisis to justify the additional spending cuts Republicans are now trying to extort. As it turns out, federal spending has hardly budged and deficits have plummeted since Barack Obama first took the oath of office in January 2009. Read more...
Bob Schieffer Can't Bring Himself To Blame Republicans For Government Shutdown
CBS' Bob Schieffer decided to add his name to the list of pundits who refuse to place the blame where it belongs, on Republicans, for this government shutdown. Read more...
MSNBC's 'Brain Trust' Includes Wingnut Libertarian Gary Johnson
MSNBC wants us to believe libertarian debt ceiling deniers should be considered part of a "brain trust." Read more...

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Will John Boehner Succeed Where Osama Bin Laden Failed?
With the United States now on the brink of a sovereign default, House Speaker John Boehner and his radical Republican extremists may succeed where Osama Bin Laden did not in destroying the U.S. economy. Read more...
Fox Pundits Admit Republicans Have No 'Exit Strategy' Following Shutdown
Even the pundits on Fox are admitting that the Republicans don't have any idea what the hell they're doing following this latest round of hostage taking or how it's going to end. Read more...
House Speaker John Boehner thinks defaulting on the debt ceiling would be a "disaster." Read more...
Boehner Tells Colleagues He Won't Default On Federal Debt
Boehner is telling colleagues he will not permit the country to default for the first time on its debt. Read more...
Majority Report: Republicans Imploding In The House
Majority FM's Sam Seder and Cliff Schecter on the ongoing implosion of the Republican controlled House and whether they're actually ready to take the country off of a cliff with their demands to defund "Obamacare" for the gazillionth time. Read more...