republican talking points

Sen. Barrasso: Administration 'Cooking The Books' On Obamacare Enrollment
Republicans are very unhappy that they're going to lose another one of their talking points on the ACA, as enrollment numbers continue to surge. Read more...
David Gregory Gives Cover For CBO Report Lies: Explaining Things Is Hard Work
David, it's not my job to fact check, Gregory does his best to excuse the media happily repeating the Republicans' talking points on the latest CBO report. Read more...
Media Talking Point Of The Week:  The 'Imperial' Presidency
Politico and pundit alike all have a suspiciously similar talking point this week: Barack Obama and his lawless, imperial presidency. Read more...
Assume The Physician: Jon Stewart Rips Fox's 'Medical A-Team'
As The Daily Show's Jon Stewart discussed, with the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act, you can hardly turn on the television these days without seeing one of these "medical experts" providing "guidance" on the ins and outs of the new law, but one group of so-called "experts" didn't seem to have the same agenda as the others -- the "Medical A-Team" from Fox "news." Read more...
It's rare that you see this level of emotion on a weekend news show. But it's righteous, completely justified anger, amplified if you had watched the one and a half hours that preceded it. One of Melissa Harris-Perry's guests for the entire Read more...

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Sam Seder's Majority Report, June 7, 2012 We've heard it from every Republican in front of a microphone: "We must cut Social Security benefits to save it for future generations." The implication is clear: the "greedy geezers" (as Alan Simpson Read more...
Not suitable for work! If you're like most people, you have a couple of wingnuts, some independents, and some rather conservative Democrats in your family. (In addition to the real Democrats, I mean.) Here are some of the more common topics Read more...
(h/t Heather at VideoCafe) It's a well-known truism in public relations, advertising and most importantly, politics: He who controls the framing wins the argument. So perhaps it's not a surprise that the DLC is closing its doors under Read more...
There was so much garbage being spewed on our airwaves and in print as well as online in 2010 that there are literally a million things I could have picked, but this phrase coming from Republicans about deficit reduction and entitlement programs, Read more...
You can always count on Greta Van Susteren to allow Republicans like Mike Pence to give an interview full of lies and Republican talking points like h Read more...