Category «Politics»

John Boehner Rallies House Republicans Around Doomed Plan

View this image › U.S. House Speaker John Boehner Jonathan Ernst / Reuters WASHINGTON— John Boehner has succeeded in rallying House Republicans around a single goal — an accomplishment that has eluded him for months, if not years. The plan that has his conference so excited: passing funding resolution that the Senate and President Obama …

Married Same-Sex Couples In Utah Sue For State Recognition

View this image › JoNell Evans (left) and Stacia Ireland. Courtesy of ACLU WASHINGTON — Four same-sex couples married in Utah during the brief period when the state allowed such marriages are suing Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Attorney General Sean Reyes, asking a state court to require the state government to recognize the roughly …

Bernie Sanders Has The Best Hair In Congress

1. This is Sen. Bernie Sanders. He is a self-described democratic socialist from Vermont. View this image › talkingpointsmemo.com 2. And this is what the ESTABLISHMENT wants you to think Bernie’s hair looks like. View this image › en.wikipedia.org 3. But Bernie told them, “I DO WHAT I WANT.” View this image › 4. This …

Official: Between 60% And 70% Of Obamacare Website Still Not Built

Video available at: http://buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com/video/2013/11/19/HealthcaregovPercent-476×344.mp4. It’s been several weeks since HealthCare.gov was supposed to be fully up and running, but one official said that between 60 and 70% of the website hasn’t even been built yet. At a congressional hearing Tuesday, Deputy Chief Information Officer of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Henry Chao said …