Daily Archives: November 9, 2010

Previewing the GOP Hostage Crisis

TPMDC has a forward look on “America Held Hostage: The Debt Ceiling,” a series we’ll begin here at TRR upon the swearing in of the 112th Congress in January, or even before, if Republicans follow through on their threats to … Continue reading

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This happened: Allen West picks right wing talk radio host as chief of staff **UPDATE**

2010 will long be remembered as the year talk radio callers went to Washington. … Literally. File this one under “elections have consequences.”

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Hypocrite: cost slashing NJ governor lived big on public dime

Add Chris Christie to the Marco Rubio Hall of “Ironically Big Spending Fiscal Conservatives.” It seems that when he was attorney general, the cost-slashing pol many Republicans (and many in the media) would like to see run for president, didn’t … Continue reading

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