Surprise: The House Reps Arguing for Abortion Ban Were Almost All Men

The GOP's forever war on abortion suffering an embarrassing little hiccup yesterday, when a bill banning abortion after 20 weeks stalled because Republican Congesswomen just flatly refused to get on board. Last night, the House GOP members were forced to abandon the 20-week ban idea, but not before 16 Republicans… »1/22/15 10:30am1/22/15 10:30am

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 12:28am3/02/11 12:28am

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 from…
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John McCain's Staff Tells One Reporter To Stay Off The Bus