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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What’s In the News?

SUMMER SUNDAY, so what’s in the news? Besides Vice President Biden’s epic waterfight?

Very interesting post on economics, the stimulus and stocks.

Spain wants a rescue.

Team Romney targets Hispanics, so will it begin with Marco […]

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Joe Scarborough’s Ego

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JOE SCARBOROUGH’S EGO in full flight is something to behold.

As you see in the exchange […]

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Pres. Obama: “Private Sector Doing Fine”

“The truth of the matter is that, as i said, we’ve created 4.3 million jobs over the last 27 months, over 800,000 just this year alone. The private sector is doing fine. Where we’re […]

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What Has Labor Done for Democrats Lately, the Obama Edition

With five months until Election Day, Barack Obama faces a grim new reality: Republicans now believe Mitt Romney can win, and Democrats believe Obama can lose… – Mark Halperin

IT’S IRONIC, which you’ll understand in […]

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Battle Elizabeth

“This kind of corporate and special-interest spending is exactly what we could be up against this fall,” he said before asking supporters to donate $3 or more to the president’s reelection campaign. – Jim […]

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The Wisconsin Auction

With his defeat of Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and the union leaders who rallied for months against Walker’s agenda, the rising GOP star became the first governor in U.S. history to survive a recall […]

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Tom Barrett Accuses Walker Allies of Voter Suppression and Misleading Robocalls

** NBC NEWS CALLS WISCONSIN FOR SCOTT WALKER **
“When somebody stands with you, you stand with them. It’s raw politics 101…” – Paul Begala on CNN

Meanwhile, Barrett for Wisconsin finance director Mary Urbina-McCarthy emailed […]

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Republican Calls Paycheck Fairness for Women “War on Free Enterprise.”

Both the Paycheck Fairness Act and and Heller’s legislation would protect women who are trying to find out if they are being discriminated against based on their gender. The Paycheck Act also allows the […]

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WSJ Reveals Romney Emails Showing Support for Health Care Mandate

SEVENTY-THREE PAGES OF EMAILS from former Gov. Romney have been disclosed by the Wall Street Journal. “We can’t make this work without an individual mandate,” Mark Maremont reports one of Romney’s aides saying, in […]

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