Partisan Politics and Policy

Obama Weighs In On The 2016 Clinton/Sanders Race

Obama Weighs In On The 2016 Clinton/Sanders Race

  Obama weighs in on the 2016 Bernie vs. Hillary race and for the first time it’s clear that he has a favorite. In a new interview with Politico President Obama weighed in on the Democratic primary race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Until now Obama has tried to remain neutral, supporting both candidates equally. […]

Carly Fiorina Ambushes Preschool Field Trip With Her Anti-Abortion Rally

Carly Fiorina Ambushes Preschool Field Trip With Her Anti-Abortion Rally

Without permission from the parents, Carly Fiorina used a group of 4-year-olds on a school field trip as props for her anti-abortion rally. Imagine sending your 4-year-old off on a preschool field trip to the botanical gardens to learn all about plants. And then imagine finding out at the end of the day that the […]

Ted Cruz About To Show Huge Disrespect For President Obama

Ted Cruz About To Show Huge Disrespect For President Obama

Ted Cruz is about to demonstrate his complete disrespect for President Obama by skipping his final State of the Union address. Of the four Presidential candidates who are sitting members of Congress, only three of them will be in attendance at President Obama’s final State of the Union address Tuesday night. Senators Rand Paul, Marco […]

Three Big Reasons To Celebrate The December Jobs Numbers!

Three Big Reasons To Celebrate The December Jobs Numbers!

As our economy continues to strengthen under President Obama, one key indicator is the robust pace of our recovering job market. In the past two years we have seen more job growth than in any two-year period since 1998-2000. And the average yearly unemployment rate has had the fastest two-year decline in over 30 years. […]

Planned Parenthood Makes Unprecedented Primary Endorsement

Planned Parenthood Makes Unprecedented Primary Endorsement

In the 100 years of Planned Parenthood’s existence, they have never made an endorsement in a presidential primary….until now, that is.  Planned Parenthood announced on Thursday that they will be endorsing Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton for President. The official announcement and acceptance will be Sunday at a Clinton campaign event in New Hampshire. Planned Parenthood […]

Are We Watching The Birth Of A Third Viable Political Party?

Are We Watching The Birth Of A Third Viable Political Party?

Now that the primary season is well under way it seems that the GOP is in a state of turmoil. The party is clearly divided into two separate factions. Could their inner-party struggles between neo-Con and establishment candidates and voters actually be the beginning of a third viable political party? After two successful terms under […]

Where Liberals And Progressives Should And Shouldn’t Spend Their Money

Where Liberals And Progressives Should And Shouldn’t Spend Their Money

One of the best ways to fight right wing extremism in our daily lives is with our wallets. You and I may not be able to make million dollar donations to our favorite causes, but we can still make our voices heard by choosing where we spend our hard earned dollars….and where we don’t. Now […]

‘Glad You’re Here’…Canadian Kids Welcoming Syrian Refugees Will Melt Your Heart -VIDEO

‘Glad You’re Here’…Canadian Kids Welcoming Syrian Refugees Will Melt Your Heart -VIDEO

While our Republican politicians are coming up with ways to keep refugees escaping terrorism and civil war out of our country, Canadians have already begun welcoming them into theirs. Even the Canadian kids are welcoming the Syrian refugees. While the U.S. is still arguing over whether or not to accept the 10,000 refugees Obama wants […]

This Colin Powell Clip From 2008 Is The PERFECT Response To Trump Supporters -VIDEO

This Colin Powell Clip From 2008 Is The PERFECT Response To Trump Supporters -VIDEO

Believe it or not, there actually was a time not all that long ago when the Republican party had some real leaders who weren’t afraid to speak out against the type of hate speech we are now hearing from the GOP presidential candidates.  When I look at the this current Clown Car of GOP presidential […]

Texas Lawmaker Says State Can’t Accept Syrian Refugees Because It’s Too Easy To Buy Guns In Texas

Texas Lawmaker Says State Can’t Accept Syrian Refugees Because It’s Too Easy To Buy Guns In Texas

Texas Rep. Tony Dale (R) wants the Federal Government to stop allowing Syrian refugees into his state because….wait for it…it’s too easy to buy guns in Texas. And yes, I’m serious. As the Republicans continue to work neo-Cons into a frenzy with fear mongering about Syrian refugees, several red state governors have publicly stated that […]