Taylor Marsh is a political writer, author and cultural voyeur who lives in the Beltway area of Washington D.C. She is a former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly. Marsh marks her 20th year in new-media in 2016. Author of The Hillary Effect and The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen, Taylor turns to fiction for the first time with Below the Beltway.

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Republicans Continue Pushing Tax Cuts for the Wealthiest

DEMOCRATS LED the fight in the Senate to draw down from the Bush era financial malfeasance, with Republicans balking on what the American people have said they want, which is that higher income Americans […]

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Romney Stumbles on National Security, Collides with Reagan, Bill Kristol, and Scooter Libby

THE POLITICAL MALPRACTICE of the Romney campaign continues at breathtaking speed. The political incompetence is mounting on multiple fronts, so you’ll have to game up to keep up.

We had the Anglo-Saxon weirdness, […]

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Star of ‘The Dark Knight,’ Christian Bale, Visits Shooting Victims in Aurora

FROM ABC NEWS:
Christian Bale, who plays the hero, Batman, in “The Dark Knight Rises,” visited victims of a massacre that occurred at a screening of the film in Aurora, Colo., allegedly by a man […]

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Team Romney’s Bizarre ‘Anglo-Saxon’ Remark

“We are part of an Anglo-Saxon heritage, and he feels that the special relationship is special,” the adviser said of Mr Romney, adding: “The White House didn’t fully appreciate the shared history we have”. […]

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FNC Report: Aurora Shooter Sent Chilling Notebook to A Psychiatrist

FOX NEWS REPORTS to have an “exclusive law enforcement” source(s) who has told the news organization that a notebook allegedly the gunman’s was found with “details” of a plot to “kill people.”
“Inside the package […]

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Why Isn’t Romney Going to Afghanistan or Iraq?

THE WHERE IN THE world is Mitt Romney? tour is leaving out two of the most critical areas of U.S. foreign policy, particularly Afghanistan, but also Iraq.

Mr. Romney landed in London amid bizarre […]

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Former Citigroup CEO Calls for Return to Glass-Steagall Act

From CNBC, Citigroup’s former and legendary Chairman and CEO Sandy Weill made news in an interview today with “Squawk Box.” Shorter message: Break up the big banks.
“What we should probably do is go and […]

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Pres. Putin’s Pussy Riot Crackdown Gives Hint on Syria Thinking

THE RUSSIAN PRESIDENT is using the Orthodox Church to wage a cruel campaign using the religious hierarchy against three young, female musicians in a band called Pussy Riot.

From The New Yorker:
…Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, twenty-three; Maria […]

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Shorter Matt Damon: People are Pissed

“I don’t think the Republicans or the Democrats really understand the level of anger at the sense of unfairness that the majority of people in the country feel,” [Matt Damon] said. – Damon: Public […]

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