Republican Budget

Nuns On A Bus

Network Executive Director Sister Simone Campbell kicked off the nine-state “Nuns on the Bus” tour at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Des Moines, Iowa. She spoke on the pressing need for solidarity in our society and the harm the House

Ayn Rand And The Conservative Contradiction

When I wrote my book (The Progressive Revolution: How the Best in America Came to Be) on the history of the American political debate, I spent a lot of time tracing the roots of both modern American conservatism and progressivism. It is the


The Daily ShowTags: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook There is an old adage that always was a lot of comfort to those of us who barely survived our junior high school years: if you stand up to

Saying 'It's Not A Voucher Program' Doesn't Make It True

As Steve Benen wrote today, Republicans are resisting admitting what Paul Ryan's budget does to Medicare, which is to privatize it and turn it into a voucher program because those descriptions aren't polling very well. So how are Republicans going

Open Thread

The Boehner Budget by Doctor Zaius, who also has some info on the Fangoria 'Spooks'model Contest, if you're into the horror movie stuff. (No, Mister