Polling Shows Why Senate Will Become Even More Gridlocked

By: Tuesday October 7, 2014 7:00 am

What is remarkable about the latest New York Times/CBS News/YouGov poll of every single Senate race is how predictable the results would be even to someone who paid no attention to the 2014 election and knew only the most basic information about American politics.


Edward Snowden’s Wiki Entry Changed From ‘Dissident’ to ‘Traitor’ from US Senate IP Address

By: Tuesday August 6, 2013 12:05 pm

Last Friday, an anonymous editor working from an IP address assigned to the US Senate changed Edward Snowden’s Wikipedia entry from “dissident” to “traitor.”

Gabby Giffords’ NYT Op-Ed

By: Thursday April 18, 2013 2:12 pm

Via email, former Congresswoman Giffords asked me to share her New York Times opinion piece published today with family and friends.

The Dirty Secret

By: Thursday December 6, 2012 8:00 pm

It isn’t hard to conclude that Senate Republicans made colossal asses of themselves Tuesday, when they successfully (?) scuttled a UN treaty that essentially enshrines US law abroad, rather than the other way around they are always fearing. But considering their already shaky popularity with so much of America, the question is why it was so important for them to do so anyway.

AK Sen: Miller Falls Behind Murkowski, McAdams in Polls; Race Could Go Anywhere

By: Friday October 29, 2010 2:40 pm

The Scott McAdams campaign decided Wednesday evening to initially feed the results of the Hays Research poll, the first to show Joe Miller in dead last place, to the blogosphere. Influential Alaska media outlets have openly declared for Lisa Murkowski, and the campaign felt it would be better to give initial spin to new media than to outlets who might spin the poll results adversely to McAdams’ campaign, which gained new wind in its sails Thursday as a result of the fresh breeze.

Rand Paul Even Creepier Than Previously Thought

By: Monday October 25, 2010 10:30 am

So he denies holding a woman hostage and forcing her to smoke a bowl — but remembers “taking” people and making them listen to garbage like this?

The Last Guy to Beat Joe Miller Has Some Advice for the Next Guy to Beat “Joe the Teabagger”

By: Thursday September 2, 2010 6:10 pm

Alaska State representative David Guttenberg (D- 8th District) beat teabagger Joe Miller in 2004. Here’s a bit of his advice to Sitka Mayor Scott McAdams, who is tightening the race against Miller:

Carly Fiorina Helpfully Articulates the Official Republican Party Position on Abortion

By: Thursday September 2, 2010 10:30 am

During last night’s debate with Barbara Boxer, iCarly ran the same playbook the GOP always runs on choice.

Late Night: Marco Rubio’s Fact-Free Anti-Union Rant

By: Friday July 9, 2010 8:00 pm

Marco Rubio (BP-FL) went on Faux News the other day and belched up this weird tirade against labor.

After Winning GOP Senatorial Nomination in Nevada, Sharron Angle Scrubs the Crazy from Her Website

By: Thursday June 10, 2010 10:30 am

Harry Reid is the luckiest man alive. Just hours after his teabagger-backed challenger locked up the Republican nomination, she took down all the content on her website. Why? Because it contains an abundance of crazy. We’re talking head injury crazy.

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