Posts tagged "GOP"

STARTing Silly Season in Treaty Ratification

It appears as if the United States Senate is falling into silly season over ratification or rejection of the START nuclear arms treaty with Russia. Of course, that’s assuming the Senate wasn’t already in silly season over other issues. Now, Republicans are against the treaty not because it “straitjackets the United States missile defense capabilities,”... Read more »

Nevada Senate Candidate Demands Reid Campaign Take Down Re-Creation of Website

The campaign of Nevada US Senate candidate Sharron Angle demanded through a cease-and-desist letter that her rival’s campaign take down a replica of her old website. Sharron Angle’s old website had her positions listed. Several of her outlandish, controversial, and downright idiotic position views were scrubbed after she won the Nevada Republican primary race. Talking... Read more »

US Senate Candidate: "I'm Not in the Business of Creating Jobs"

Tea Party darling and Nevada United States Senate candidate Sharron Angle has everyone laughing and is in hot water after being embarrassed by the campaign of her opponent, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. The Reid campaign has released a video montage of Angle saying twice it is not and will not be her duty to... Read more »

Carly Fiorina, California US Senate Candidate, Caught Making Fun of Opponent's Hair

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Carly Fiorina, former McCain campaign economic advisor and US Senate candidate in California, was caught making fun of opponent Barbara Boxer’s hair. While preparing for a television interview, Fiorina was caught mentioning that a friend “saw Barbara Boxer briefly on television this morning and said what everyone says, ‘God, what is that hair?'” “Sooo yesterday,”... Read more »

Sarah Palin's Oil Spill Advice

Sarah Palin, the former Governor of Alaska who quit on the citizens of her state to make money on national politics, offered some advice on energy policy that related to the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.   She tweeted: “Gulf: learn from Alaska’s lesson w/foreign oil co’s: don’t naively trust- VERIFY. Livelihood... Read more »

Alexi Giannoulias Statement on Broadway Bank Failure

Alexi Giannoulias (Giannoulias Campaign Photo) The Alexi Giannoulias campaign sent out this email today shortly after 8 pm. The email can be seen as Alexi’s side of the story of the Broadway Bank collapse. After coming to America as an immigrant from Greece, my father decided to start his own community bank to help give... Read more »