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Congressional leaders: They hate each other and it shows

Congressional leaders: They hate each other and it shows

Ask Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid what he thinks about Speaker of the House John Boehner and the answer is abrupt. “He’s a coward,” Reid told his fellow Democratic Senators…

Speaker John Boehner: An out-of-control drunk who can’t lead or govern?

Speaker John Boehner: An out-of-control drunk who can’t lead or govern?

Sources close to embattled Speaker of the House John Boehner says the smell of alcohol is far more prevalent on him these days as the continuing government shutdown showcases his…

In America, the terrorists are winning from within

In America, the terrorists are winning from within

When we talk about enemies of the United States, we often cite Islamic terrorists who misuse and misinterpret religion to further a questionable agenda that attacks the American way of…

The government shuts down but Capitol Hill Blue continues after 19 years on the Internet

The government shuts down but Capitol Hill Blue continues after 19 years on the Internet

Ironic that when the federal government went into shutdown mode in the wee hours of October 1, Capitol Hill Blue celebrated its 19th year on the World Wide Web —…

America falls victim to the traitors and terrorists in Congress

America falls victim to the traitors and terrorists in Congress

For the first time in 17 years, America heads into the very real possibility of a government shutdown. And, as happened 17 years ago, the shutdown will come at the…

America: A nation dominated by political madness and shame

America:  A nation dominated by political madness and shame

With just a week to go before America’s Republican Party makes another fool of itself by forcing  shutdown of the U.S. government, the last remaining question about the party of…

‘None of the Above’ may be our only real option on the ballots

‘None of the Above’ may be our only real option on the ballots

More and more, voters face the need for a real alternative to the names on the ballot in most elections. At moment, the alternative they need most is, sadly,  “none…

The tea party’s pot has grown cold and stale

The tea party’s pot has grown cold and stale

With Ken Cuccinelli, their favorite son candidate for governor going down in flames, it’s little wonder the so-called “tea party patriots” are keeping a low profile in Virginia lately. In…

Anger isn’t the answer. It’s time to try reason and rational action

Anger isn’t the answer.  It’s time to try reason and rational action

America heads into an approaching fall in what some consider the autumn of its existence. Beset by a seemingly unending series of crises, facing yet another possible government shutdown in…

Turn out the lights America. The party is long gone

Turn out the lights America.  The party is long gone

More than a few political pundits nowadays are bemoaning the obvious fact that America’s President Barack Obama just can’t seem to to anything right nowadays. Which makes some of us…