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Republican Joe Heck employs Sharron Angle’s dodge of media

The Nevada State Democratic Party took on Nevada’s Republican Representative Joe Heck’s June 8, 2011 appearance at the American Legion Post 40, in Henderson, Nevada. Calling the event a “trainwreck” the Democratic Party wrote: Less than 24 hours after calling … Continue reading

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Republican Paul Ryan plans cuts to Social Security

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis. will unveil in a few weeks a 2012 budget plan that will include a way to rein in the costs of Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Last year, Ryan released "A Roadmap for … Continue reading

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Bernie Sanders on the Republican Agenda

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) writes today about how we got into this horrible national debt, what the Republican intend to do to get us out of it, and his alternative to the Republican agenda. I have extracted the following verbatim. … Continue reading

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GOP is slippery

Can’t win for losing. The GOP continues playing a political game. Daily Kos reports today that Yesterday, Democrats said they would be willing to move towards the GOP’s position on spending cuts in order to avoid a government shutdown. Today, … Continue reading

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Sharron Angle on Social Security

Sharron Angle She wants to get rid of social security or privatize it or have you save enough money yourself to manage your retirement years. Think you could have stashed away enough during your working years to live leisurely during … Continue reading

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Angle ducks media

Senate nominee Sharron Angle (R-NV), who has adopted a pattern of avoiding all media except for friendly right-wing radio and TV talk show hosts, had an amusing run-in with a local CBS station’s reporter in Las Vegas — who repeatedly … Continue reading

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Sharron Angle wants to phase out Social Security

Sharron Angle wants to phase out Social Security and Medicare. “We need to phase Medicare and Social Security out,” she says on the video. Mrs. Angle might want to do that, but she’s still young, healthy and active. My wife … Continue reading

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Patriotism and Domestic Rebellion

At a Tea Party protest in Las Vegas, Joe Heck, a Republican running for Congress, blamed both the Democratic and Republican Parties for moving the country toward “socialistic tyranny.” [New York Times] The foregoing paragraph is an excerpt from an … Continue reading

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