Monthly Archives: July 2013

GOP = Health Care Hypocrites

House Republicans have now voted more than 40 times to repeal Obamacare, and they haven’t ruled out another vote. And yet… they seem perfectly content to keep their own government sponsored health care. Send them a message. Call them on their … Continue reading

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Free birth control leads to fewer abortions

Just reading about this study from last fall: A study published last fall in the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology shows that providing free birth control to women and teenaged girls does, in fact, have a dramatic impact on the rate of … Continue reading

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Abolish the filibuster

So the “nuclear option” to eliminate the filibuster for executive nominations was narrowly averted today.   And of course, only in DC could “majority rule” be called the “nuclear option.” But the fact remains, it is long past time to … Continue reading

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NYC politics = not boring this year

Spitzer joins Weiner in running for NYC office, and… yes, this will NOT be boring!

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Thank you, Wendy Davis!

Send a “thank you” to TX state senator Wendy Davis, who stood her ground (literally) for 13 hours to protest a draconian anti-choice bill, and keep it from passing. Suddenly (and miraculously), Texas Democrats are energized once again. Send her … Continue reading

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I’m sure Tulsa is a nice place, but this is bullshit

Generally when people talk about their area being “real America,” as opposed to rest of the country, it pretty much shows they don’t know jack shit about what being an American really is: Tulsa Trying To Lure 2024 Olympics To‘Real … Continue reading

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