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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Screw Eric Holder

JOHN EDWARDS was found not-guilty on one count, having to do with heiress “Bunny” Melon’s contributions, with a mistrial declared on remaining charges, the jury deadlocked.

The North Carolina idiot pretty boy is a disgraceful […]

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How Many Drones In the Sky Must We Have, Before We Declare Ourselves Safe?

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

Apologies to Bob Dylan, but the Blowin’ in the Wind line “how many times must the cannonballs fly, before they’re forever banned” was […]

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Bill Clinton is Going to Wisconsin

THE BIG DAWG is landing in the middle of the Walker recall, which makes the dramatic crescendo complete.

From Greg Sargent, after rumors started swirling yesterday:

Former President Bill Clinton has decided to go to Wisconsin […]

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Fox News Channel and “Witless” ‘Fox and Friends’ Slammed

Today’s version of the morning show featured an anti-Obama video that resembled propaganda films from 1930’s Europe more than it did responsible TV politics of today. And the remarkable thing was the witless crew […]

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Ed Schultz Challenges Pres. Obama to Show Up in Wisconsin

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NEXT TUESDAY is a very big election day for Wisconsin and for Democrats.

Ed Schultz posited last night on his show that […]

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Romney Mercilessly Mocked on Tumblr

HILLARY CLINTON got the star treatment on Tumblr. But after the Romney campaign sent out an iPad ap with “America” spelled incorrectly, the floodgates opened and haven’t stopped since.

[h/t Buzzfeed]

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Syria Hawks Get Louder

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MITT ROMNEY’S ADVISER on foreign policy Dan Senor spoke with Andrea Mitchell today and was giving his best pitch for intervening in the […]

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GOP $1 Billion Campaign Meets Obama the Chicago Politician

Republican super PACs and other outside groups shaped by a loose network of prominent conservatives “” including Karl Rove, the Koch brothers and Tom Donohue of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce “” plan to […]

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I Am “Pro Life,” Because Life Begins With The Woman

Planned Parenthood Action Fund unveiled an advertising campaign Wednesday in swing states painting Mitt Romney as the wrong choice for women, a critical voting bloc in the battle for the White House. Backed by […]

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