Scott Walker: denying healthcare to the poor helps them to live the American dream.

Gov. Scott Walker, a man appointed to look out for the welfare of all his citizens, recently said he’d be doing poor people a favor by yanking their healthcare coverage: Defending his fellow Republican governors’ decision to block Medicaid expansion in their states, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) on Friday suggested that denying health coverage [Read More...]

Mississippi seeks to make Christianity its state religion

Mississippi is seeking to throw their citizens backwards a few hundred years. The Magnolia State Heritage Campaign, which sounds harmless enough, is seeking to overhaul the state with its proposed constitutional amendment, Initiative 46. The initiative would amend the state’s constitution to establish English as the official language of the state, make April “Confederate Heritage Month,” [Read More...]

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, lone nonreligious member of Congress, selected for leadership position

Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) is the only member of Congress that does not claim a religious affiliation. According to a press release on the Congresswoman’s House website, she has been selected as the Chief Deputy Whip, a key position within the minority party’s leadership. The Chief Deputy Whip is the leading aid to the Minority Whip, [Read More...]

Candidate who lost running on a platform of dismantling Obamacare asks for job implementing Obamacare.

Dr. Monica Wehby was recently tried, and failed, to unseat the incumbent Senator Jeff Merkley in Oregon.  Like most other Republicans Wehby ran against Obama regardless of whoever their specific opponent was.  Specifically, Wehyb ran against the Affordable Care Act. During her campaign, Wehby used the campaign slogan, “Keep Your Doctor. Change Your Senator,” and in [Read More...]

Colbert on Gordon Klingenschmitt.

Colbert voices his *ahem* support for Colorado Republican lawmaker Gordon Klingenschmitt, who thinks Obama and LGBT people are demon possessed. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive [Read more...]

Ted Cruz’s followers call him out for his opposition to net neutrality

Ted Cruz came out swinging against net neutrality. His followers were more than happy to return the favor on his Facebook page. JT already tore into Ted Cruz, so I won’t go on explaining why net neutrality is actually a good thing for the internet. (All these pictures and more can be found here) It all [Read More...]

Texas Senator sponsors ‘license to discriminate’ constitutional amendment

A Texas lawmaker has sponsored an amendment to the Texas constitution that could make it completely legal to discriminate against the LGBTQ community under the guise of religious freedom. Sen. Donna Campbell (R-New Braunfels), a Tea Party darling, sponsored SJR 10, which would add one section to the Texas Constitution’s Bill of Rights. It reads: Government [Read More...]

City of Rossville, GA bans abortion clinics to avoid drama.

The mayor of Rossville, GA wants his town to be a peaceful place and he noticed that protesters at abortion clinics create a lot of racket and stir a lot of shit.  So clearly he’s introduced legislation limiting the noise protesters can make.  Just kidding!  They want to ban abortion clinics. The town council in [Read More...]

Colbert tips his hat to Breitbart for sticking with an article they knew was false.

I fucking love this man. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive [Read more...]

US Senate candidate David Alameel thinks blacks and Latinos are “all devout Christians”

David Alameel, the Democratic candidate for US Senate that lost miserably to incumbent Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), said at an election watch party last week that Texas’ blacks and Latinos are “all devout Christians.” Posted on his campaign website, Dr. David Alameel, a dentist by trade and now dentist mogul, called for “an uprising in [Read More...]