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Bachmann can’t even get Elvis Presley’s birthday right

Bachmann can’t even get Elvis Presley’s birthday right

Republican Presidential wannabe Michelle Bachmann wished Elvis Presley happy birthday yesterday. Only one problem. Tuesday wasn’t the birthday of The King.  It was the anniversary of his death. Every day…

Ron Paul just can’t get no respect

Ron Paul just can’t get no respect

Is Ron Paul emerging from the fringe shadows of the GOP to become a serious candidate for President? Some people feel the libertarian firebrand’s time is now. Others say he…

Bad Sarah, bad Sarah, whatcha you gonna do?

Bad Sarah, bad Sarah, whatcha you gonna do?

Sarah Palin just can’t make up her mind. She wants attention. She craves attention. She took a bus tour to Iowa with the sole purpose of getting attention. Yet she…

The real Rick Perry: Playing the veteran card

The real Rick Perry: Playing the veteran card

Rick Perry came out swinging after announcing his expected run for the GOP nomination for President.  He kicked off by suggesting veterans don’t respect President Barack Obama as commander in…

Obama is a failure but what do Republicans offer?

Obama is a failure but what do Republicans offer?

Gallup’s latest tracking poll shows President Barack Obama‘s public approval rating at 39 percent — the first time he has dropped below 40 percent during his presidency. His negative approval…

Bachmann’s Iowa win: The tea party’s last gasp?

Bachmann’s Iowa win: The tea party’s last gasp?

The tea party’s celebration of Michelle Bachmann‘s victory in the Iowa straw poll Saturday just may be the fading political movement’s last sip of victory. A new poll shows the…

Straw poll broke Pawlenty’s campaign

Straw poll broke Pawlenty’s campaign

The Iowa straw poll claimed its first victim Sunday when former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty pulled the plug on his failing campaign for the GOP Presidential nomination. “Obviously the pathway…

American public thinks the debt deal sucks

American public thinks the debt deal sucks

President Barack Obama and Congress may have a debt deal that averted financial disaster — for now — but many Americans think the deal will make the economy worse, not…

Boehner: GOP will do debt deal without Democrats if necessary

Boehner: GOP will do debt deal without Democrats if necessary

With bipartisan debt-limit talks deadlocked, House Republicans and Senate Democrats readied rival emergency fallback plans Sunday in hopes of reassuring world financial markets the U.S. government will avoid an unprecedented…

Voters mostly blame Republicans for debt-limit deadlock

Voters mostly blame Republicans for debt-limit deadlock

American voters have had it with Republican obstructionism in the debt limit debate and continued stonewalling by the GOP could bring payback in the 2012 elections. That’s the indication in…