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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AP Deconstructs Romney on Solyndra

RENEWABLE ENERGY is worthy of investment and it will often be risky, but is important for the future development of alternative energy sources. So, Republicans and conservatives screaming about Solyndra using talking points […]

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Mubarak Sentenced to Life, Appeal Will Follow

From the New York Times:

[…] By nightfall, demonstrators filled Tahrir Square in a protest that matched the size and ideological diversity of the early days of the revolt, with Islamists and liberals once again […]

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Romney Campaign Mocks Obama Team Over Clinton Statement

Romney deputy press secretary Ryan Williams called the release “absurd:” “If the Obama campaign thinks that it’s important to issue a press release explaining Bill Clinton’s praise of Governor Romney’s ‘sterling’ business record, […]

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Mitt Romney Thanks Pres. Clinton

“I think Bain Capital has a good and solid record,” Romney said in a CNBC interview. “I was happy to see President Clinton made a similar statement today and called my record superb.” [Romney […]

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Judge Revokes George Zimmerman’s Bond

LYING TO A JUDGE is always a bad idea, but when you’re charged with second degree murder it’s criminally stupid. That’s the charge being levied, the prosecution alleging Zimmerman and his wife lied […]

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Queer Talk: Out Latina Elected to Texas State House, but ‘Ain’t No Homos Gonna Make It To Heaven’

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

Call it a Queer kick-off to the Pride month of June: Texas primary voters chose Mary Gonzales, an out Latina, as the Democratic […]

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Nowhere to Hide After Dismal Jobs Report

The American jobs engine hit stall speed in May, with the economy adding just 69,000 new jobs while the unemployment rate climbed to 8.2 percent. [CNBC]

PRESIDENTS CAN’T create jobs to move the economy, but […]

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The Most Ignorant, Stupid, Insipid and Moronic Congress in History

THE HOUSE actually voted on a bill to penalize doctors who perform “sex-selective abortions.”

From The Hill:

The Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA), H.R. 3541, was defeated in a 246-168 vote. While that’s a clear […]

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Panties in A Bunch Over Politico

Let’s call this article for what it was. It wasn’t journalism. It was business. – Devin Gordon, GQ

TINA BROWN didn’t call her new media blog The Daily Beast for nothing. It’s a ravenous […]

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