Republicans End Green Initiatives, Return Styrofoam To House Cafeterias

Today House Republicans gleefully announced that they've done away with the biodegradable food containers and utensils Nancy Pelosi introduced to House cafeterias, because as everyone knows, protecting the environment is for wussies. They also did away with the House's composting program, which the chair of the House… » 3/02/11 12:28am 3/02/11 12:28am

6,000 People Throw It Down For Reproductive Health

At a rally Saturday against House Republican attacks on funding for women's health services, co-emcee Mary Alice Carr asked anyone in the crowd under 30 to cheer. "It went on for at least a minute," Shelby Knox, who had been about to go onstage, told me today. "It shook the stage." » 2/28/11 2:35pm 2/28/11 2:35pm

South Dakota Was Just Kidding About Justifiable Homicide Of Abortion…

The South Dakota bill expanding the definition of justifiable homicide to protect an unborn child is, well, dead. And it looks like we can thank the national shitstorm over the fact that it appeared to legalize the killing of abortion providers. Good job, everyone! » 2/17/11 10:06am 2/17/11 10:06am

No, John McCain, You Can't Really Win Just By Showing Up

  • John McCain will be debating after all tonight in Mississippi, and I'll be live-blogging it at 9:00 ET to help you get through it. [Washington Post]
  • As the ad indicates, McCain started declaring victory in the debate right about the same time he decided to attend it. Talk about lowered expectations. [CNN]
  • Everyone…
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John McCain's Staff Tells One Reporter To Stay Off The Bus

» 8/05/08 6:00pm 8/05/08 6:00pm