Daily Archives: September 12, 2009

The teabaggers March on Washington

Well, it ain’t exactly August 28, 1963, but they’re trying, with the Glenn Beck 9/12 March on Washington! Meanwhile, the Hot Air blog tags the expectations game: A top House Dem leadership aide has emailed a memo to Dem aides … Continue reading

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Rob Miller update

Miller’s fundraising tally as of 11:51 a.m.: $864,112 from more than 23,500 donors on Act Blue, and more than $1 million overall, including $1,000 from GOP strategist Mark McKinnon, who called incumbent heckler Rep. “Joe” Wilson a disrespectful, partisan idiot, … Continue reading

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Is Rifqa Bary the right’s Elian Gonzales?

This is one of those stories that gets lost in the whirlwind of 24-hour news about healthcare hysteria, town hall tom-foolery, tea party cranks and intemperate House members acting up during a joint session of Congress (unless you watch Fox … Continue reading

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