Doug Hoffman’s Cunning Plan to Reduce the Deficit: Cutting Earmarks, Taxes

By: Sunday November 1, 2009 11:30 am

The teabaggers’ candidate in upstate New York, who’s a flat-earther taxer, thinks magic will bring the Bush/Cheney deficit under control.


NY-23: Palin’s Pet Hoffman Has Taliban Ties

By: Wednesday October 28, 2009 7:20 pm

One week before Election Day, the special election to fill a vacant House seat in New York’s North Country is heating up. It’s a three-way split, pitting a Republican, a Democrat, and a Conservative against one another. It’s close.

Election 2009: The (Quasi) National Landscape

By: Wednesday October 28, 2009 12:55 pm

For those of you scoring at home, I thought I’d lay out exactly what the major races are next Tuesday, November 3. From Maine to California, New Jersey to Washington state, there are several significant races on the ballot, all of which will be spun by Democrats and Republicans as indicative of the national mood. But each have their own peculiarities about them.

New Report: Conservative Republicans Are Delusional Paranoids

By: Saturday October 17, 2009 11:45 am

An eye-opening new report from the Democratic-aligned research organization Democracy Corps suggests that conservative Republicans, the majority of the GOP base, harbor a well-developed, consistent, peculiar worldview about President Obama and his “hidden agenda” for the country. Armed with “facts” from conservative media, these individuals, fully 2/3 of the Republican Party at this point according [...]

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