Now North Carolina’s GOP is pretty retrograde, but our neighbor South Carolina has always been the winner when it comes to serious bible-beating politics. The Palmetto state — home of U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, I might add — has a GOP that makes it clear that if you want sign up, you better put your John Hancock on this mind-blowing pledge.
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|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday March 16, 2010 6:04 am|
Now that their scams have all been laid bare, Democratic leadership has resorted to firing on their own troops and threatening to run them all out of office if they don’t vote for the AHIP/PhRMA bailout.
So, it looks like it’s time to whip.
|By: Jane Hamsher Monday March 15, 2010 1:15 pm|
Today, Dennis Kucinich appeared at a rally with President Obama in Cleveland, despite the fact that the White House sent MoveOn to picket and threaten him if he honors his pledge and votes against the health care bill with no public option.
But that’s more than you can say for freshman Congressman John Boccieri, a military veteran who is on the GOP’s target list for the fall. He suddenly had to go to a dog-and-pony show in his district and watch a check being presented for a runway extension at a local airport and couldn’t appear with the President.
|By: Jane Hamsher Monday January 18, 2010 2:45 pm|
Should those 65 members who received $430,000 in donations because they pledged to vote against any bill that did not have a public option keep the money if they break that pledge, or should they give it back?