Speaker Wannabe McCarthy’s Benghazi Gaffe

By |September 30th, 2015|

Speaker wannabe Kevin McCarthy's gaffe on Benghazi. EVERYONE KNOWS the definition of a Beltway "gaffe," which Michael Kinsey described as inadvertently telling the truth. What the new speaker of the House wannabe Kevin McCarthy told Sean Hannity qualifies as a whopper of a gaffe. It's what we all knew to be true from [...]

Trevor Noah “War on Bullshit” Captures Hillary “Excitement” Quote with Lena Dunham

By |September 30th, 2015|

Trevor Noah rocks on his first show out, putting fans at ease. IT ISN'T easy following Jon Stewart. In the opening episodes of the new "The Daily Show," Trevor Noah proved that he gets people's angst about losing their political guide, while proving he can do the job. The most stunning thing so [...]

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SYRIA: Clinton Separates Herself from Obama-Pentagon Policy, Marco Chides Dems

By |September 29th, 2015|

Syria, Assad and U.S. Foreign Policy in Shambles "The President has fallen into that. He's in fact strengthened Putin's hands," Rubio said in an interview with NPR that aired Monday, complaining that states in the region were despairing at the lack of a U.S. strategy to beat ISIS. "If left with a choice [...]

Near Panic in Bush Land as Rubio Rises

By |September 29th, 2015|

Near panic in Jeb! Bush land, as donors demand contributions be matched by positive polling numbers. Another Bush donor invited to Miami, assessing the state of anxiety within Bush's operation on a scale of 1 to 10, put the panic level at a “6 or 7. [Politico] WITH THE rise of Marco Rubio [...]

69% Don’t Want Government Shutdown Over Planned Parenthood

By |September 28th, 2015|

69% don't want a government shutdown over Planned Parenthood. THE QUINNIPIAC poll released today couldn't be clearer and neither could the foreshadowing. The Republican right is making an error in judgment on shutting down the government, though Speaker Boehner will likely ruin Senator Ted Cruz's party. At our house that means my husband [...]

GIRL POWER: Hillary and Carly on “Meet the Press”

By |September 27th, 2015|

Hillary and Carly on "Meet the Press. In the Democratic race, Hillary Clinton is the first choice of 42 percent of primary voters, Sanders is in second at 35 percent and Joe Biden third at 17 percent. No other Democrat gets more than 1 percent. [NBC/WSJ Poll] IF YOU want to see women [...]

Are You A Global Citizen? *Live Streaming*

By |September 26th, 2015|

Are You A Global Citizen? sponsored by MSNBC WHAT A WEEK it has been, from Pope Francis to China's President Xi offering a trade-and-cap policy, to Speaker John Boehner announcing his resignation. Today the Global Citizen Festival is working to reach the leaders and shakers at the United Nations, as well as citizens [...]

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After Pope Visit, Speaker Boehner Resigns, Government Shutdown Less Likely *Updated*

By |September 25th, 2015|

Day after Pope Francis visits Washington, D.C., Speaker John Boehner resigns. "I think John Boehner threw himself on a grenade." - Chuck Todd THE INVITE of Pope Francis was Speaker John Boehner's highest moment. As a devout Catholic, Boehner knew he could never deliver on the Pontifex's plea to stop the divisiveness. Because [...]

Xi Jinping and Obama on Cap-and-Trade, Congress “Queasy” About China

By |September 25th, 2015|

From the Pope to Xi Jinping, changes are afoot. "... I don't think America really has a cyber doctrine. We don't have a clear deterrence doctrine, where those who might attack would know there's going to be a swift, certain & tough response." - Senator Tim Kaine (on "Morning Joe") CYBERSECURITY. The Senator [...]

Shepard Smith of Fox News Explains Pope’s Social Justice Message

By |September 24th, 2015|

Fox News Channel's Shepard Smith explains the Pope.photo: President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama introduces Pope Francis to their family pets Bo and Sonny in the Blue Room following the State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House, Sept. 23, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) [...]