Tag Archive for Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow on GOP Hypocrisy on Stimulus

It’s easy to trigger multiple comments on my Facebook page and my friends list; simply post something positive about President Obama and the Stimulus package or post something negative about TeaPartiers.  Then site back and watch the comments fly, especially from old high school chums from New York. MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow goes one better.  Documented…

The Hypocrisy of John McCain – Missing CSPAN Video Footage Found!

Last Friday, Rachel Maddow pointed out the hypocrisy of John McCains outrage over Joe Lieberman being denied a few extra moments by Senator Franken during the debate on health reform legislation. McCain claimed the he had never, in all his years in the Senate, witnessed a member be denied extra time like was done by Senator Franken. Seems in 2002, McCain did exactly the same thing.

Senator Barbara Boxer: A Tale of Two Supreme Courts

Received this message from the Senator’s office today. Dear Friend, Yesterday, President Obama announced that he was nominating Judge Sonia Sotomayor to be the next Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, and I’m extremely pleased! Along with Senator Olympia Snowe and tens of thousands of friends in the BarbaraBoxer.com online community, I had asked…

Obama’s First 30 days!

HT to the Rachel Maddow show and Crooks and Liars for this, but President Obama has had an extraordinary first 30 days in office.  Here’s a summary of what’s he’s accomplished (with little to zero help from Republicans): Announced strict new rules for lobbyists Paycaps for WH staff Hillary Clinton confirmed Secretary of State Signed…