It beats me what is really going through the minds of the House Republicans. I am inclined to conclude it's sewage.
Medicare, from its inception, has been under attack by the private, profit-hungry insurance industry and the political far right.
The defense spending bill includes a provision allowing for the indefinite detention without trial of al-Qaida suspects and their allies.
The GOP vote against President Obama's nominee to the Consumer Financial Protection Board was to sabotage the agency.
Financial industry insiders are grousing about a big downturn in annual bonuses. They should be thanking about the rest of us.
The Republican Party is excoriating everyone from the president to the occupiers of cities around the country for fanning the flames of "class warfare."
The tally in the low turnout election was just under 50 percent for Tomblin, 47.5 percent for Republican drilling executive Bill Maloney, with the remainder going for Mountain Party candidate.
Obama's American Jobs Act is better than we expected, and although it does not do enough, it should be supported while pushing for more and better proposals.
The president introduced his job plan in a speech to Congress Sept. 8, and introduced the American Jobs Act a few days later.
Obama's forceful speech and proposal for jobs before a joint session of Congress may well have been a turning point moment in his administration.