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Rise and Shine

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Alex Sietz-Wald: This week, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough joined the chorus of those decrying the IRS for targeting Tea Party groups for extra scrutiny in applying for nonprofit status. “You can’t allow the government to tread on political speech,” Scarborough said. “The Internal Revenue Service — the taxman — to go after their political beliefs. … I can’t imagine much worse than this,” he added.

Targeting nonprofit groups because of their political beliefs is wrong — pretty much everyone agrees on that. So today’s Scarborough must be outraged by his 2003 self, which gave this monologue on his show “Scarborough Country” on July 13, 2003:

The leader of the NAACP bashes President Bush and the Republican Party. Why is this clearly partisan group still being funded by your tax dollars? […]

[T]he NAACP continues to get a free ride off of taxpayers because of the tax-exempt status that’s conferred to them by our federal government, now, this despite the fact the NAACP produced and ran the most vicious campaign attack ad in the history of televised presidential campaign. […]

More here

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Rick Ungar: Over the first four years of the Obama presidency, the deficit shrunk by a total of $300 billion dollars. That is not the national debt- it is the amount of money we spend each year relative to the amount we take in. According to the latest CBO report,

“Compared to the size of the economy, the deficit in 2013 is much lower than in 2009, when Obama took office. The deficit will be 5.3 percent of gross domestic product this year, nearly half the 10.1 percent of GDP in 2009.”

The improvement in the deficit as measured against GDP is the direct result of the deficit falling to $845 billion for fiscal year 2013—a $300 billion improvement over the previous year. And the positive trend is projected to continue though the next fiscal year where the the annual budgetary deficit will fall again to $430 billion.

More here

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Five Takeaways From The CBO’s Analysis Of Obama’s Budget

Dylan Matthews: For the most part, the description of President Obama’s budget found in the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of it jibes with the description included in the initial budget release. But the CBO analysis does highlight some interesting features of the proposal. Here are a few.

More here

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Interesting Interview With Sheila Bair – Former Director of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) – About The Strength Of The Dodd-Frank Law.

Mike Konczal: Sheila Bair: The FDIC will take control of a holding company and put creditors and shareholders into a receivership where they, not taxpayers, will absorb any losses. This will allow the subsidiaries to remain operational, avoiding systemic disruptions, as the overall entity is unwound over time.

We worked hard to make sure taxpayer bailouts are completely prohibited. I think the language is very tight on that. One of the things that frustrates me with critics of Title II is that they perpetuate the myth of Too Big To Fail by insisting that the government is still going to do bailouts, notwithstanding clear language in Dodd-Frank to the contrary. And that just continues the moral hazard by reinforcing market perceptions that the big institutions won’t be allowed to fail.

More here

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Why The Health Cost Slowdown Is Great For Grandparents

Sara Kliff: The recent slowdown in health care costs matters a lot for the federal government, which buys health benefits for tens of millions of Americans. It also turns out to matter significantly for retirees.

More here

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This is a MUST read. I duff my hat to our military men and women for always keeping it real

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Presidential Daily Schedule (All Times Eastern)

8AM The President departs the White House

9:50AM: Arrives Atlanta, Georgia

11:0AM: Attends Morehouse College commencement and delivers the commencement speech

Links: White House  Morehouse College CBS Atlanta My Fox Atlanta WSBTV

2:10PM: Delivers remarks at a DSCC event at The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, Atlanta

3:10PM: Departs Atlanta

4:55PM: Arrives the White House

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This day in 2012, Chelsea mopped the floor with Bayern and won the Champions League. What you see is Pres. Obama cheering Chelsea on to victory: Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom, President Barack Obama, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, and others watch the overtime shootout of the Chelsea vs. Bayern Munich Champions League final, in the Laurel Cabin conference room during the G8 Summit at Camp David, Md., May 19, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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First Lady Michelle Obama paints a bench during a Congressional service event at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Youth Center in Washington, D.C., May 19, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Samantha Appleton)

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Four years ago:

May 19, 2009: “The President was leaving the State Floor after an event and found Sasha in the elevator ready to head upstairs to the private residence. He decided to ride upstairs with her before returning to the Oval Office.” (Pete Souza)

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Have A Baracktastic and Michelleicious Day! 😀


190 Responses to “Rise and Shine”


  1. 1 JER
    May 19, 2013 at 8:43 am

    Good Morning Everybody!

    • 2 99ts
      May 19, 2013 at 8:43 am

      Good morning JER – I’s running in just a little too late – congrats to you

      • 3 utaustinliberal
        May 19, 2013 at 8:48 am

        Congrats to JER and 99ts. You both tied for first place!

        • 4 99ts
          May 19, 2013 at 8:54 am

          Thank you UT – a close 2nd I was, but behind JER – clicked the “leave a comment” with joy – and saw JER’s post. Love the pic – but I’m sad the bangs are no more.

          • 5 utaustinliberal
            May 19, 2013 at 9:07 am

            The picture was pre-bangs. This was the day after DNC 2012 ended and POTUS, FLOTUS, VP Biden, and Dr. Jill Biden went to New Hampshire together for a campaign rally.

            • 6 99ts
              May 19, 2013 at 9:14 am

              I did realize it was a pre bang photo – just reminded me that I haven’t before mentioned how I wish the bangs had lasted a little longer – I thought they looked fab – and was amazed at how many so quickly copied the idea. She leads in just everything.

  2. May 19, 2013 at 8:45 am

    Rise and shine, indeed! Did you know that where I live it’s going to be 90 on Tuesday!

    • May 19, 2013 at 8:46 am

      And that disgusting thing that was said about Hillary! We got her back too, and I can’t wait until 14 so we can vote these people out!

      • May 19, 2013 at 9:09 am

        The FCC should snatch their license. It is a disgrace that someone can go on the airwaves and speak in such a despicable fashion. Democrats should be raising the roof about such disgusting dialogue.

        • 10 Waltjack
          May 19, 2013 at 10:46 pm

          We are. Don’t think they get away with anything. TOD and many other blogs comment about the sloth of the RNC every day.

  3. May 19, 2013 at 8:45 am

    Good Sunday morning TOD. How are you? Congrats on First, JER.

  4. 12 Linda
    May 19, 2013 at 8:45 am

    Good Morning

    Joy Ann Reid’s article about Tom Coburn is very interesting…….

    Just as a side note……Coburn was at the ” How to Sabotage the first Black President ” meeting on 1-20-2009.

  5. May 19, 2013 at 8:51 am

    Thank yoooooooooooooouuuuuuuuu UT!!!! I put an alert on Twitter for this super fab R&S:

    😎

  6. 24 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 8:56 am

    Well, The Candyman Crowley has on Rand Paul and has new CNN polls on Obamas dropping approval rating.
    MSM trying to get the Sunday story they anchor, talked about On Monday.
    It’s the Potomac 2 Step.

  7. 28 isonprize
    May 19, 2013 at 8:59 am

    I have had some crazy days the last few days, but I’m so, so, SO glad to check in to my favorite site, TOD!!

    I got a kick out of the “EYES on the PRIZE – we. must. win. 2014” thread a few days ago. I guess you can’t imagine why….. 😎

    • 29 jacquelineoboomer
      May 19, 2013 at 9:37 am

      I was actually lookin’ for ya that day. Thought it was your birthday with that headline!

    • 30 jackiegrumbacher
      May 19, 2013 at 9:52 am

      You’re always been focused, isonprize. We know what we have to do, now we have to keep encouraging and supporting each other as we do it.

  8. 31 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 8:59 am

  9. 32 utaustinliberal
    May 19, 2013 at 9:00 am

    ATTENTION: Pres. Obama will be the commencement speaker at Morehouse College today at 11AM ET / 10AM CT / 8AM PT. If you look at the post under “Presidential Daily Schedule” you will see that I have included links to watch the speech. Links are White House, Morehouse College, and local Atlanta TV Stations that said they will air the speech online as well as on TV. This should hopefully cover all bases.

    • 33 jacquelineoboomer
      May 19, 2013 at 9:21 am

      Thanks for this megaphonic news! And I’m up early enough to catch it, for a change. And since you have “covered all bases,” UT:

    • 34 jackiegrumbacher
      May 19, 2013 at 9:53 am

      Just have to say, UT, that this is a brilliant roundup. I’ve bookmarked lots of links to share with people. Ignorance of facts is our big enemy as we move forward. We have to get the word out person by person across every state. It’s up to us–the media will not do it for us.

    • 35 anniebella
      May 19, 2013 at 9:57 am

      Plan to be right there to listen to POTUS. 11am.

  10. May 19, 2013 at 9:00 am

    Good Sunday Morning Everyone! Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.

    Congrats JER!

    UT, thanks for informative Rise and Shine. Love the new adjectives — “Baracktastic:” and “Michelleicious”.

  11. 38 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 9:01 am

    CNN has Obamas approval at 53% !!!

    Wow!

    • May 19, 2013 at 9:04 am

      Jumping up and down!!! Yay!!! 🙂

    • 40 99ts
      May 19, 2013 at 9:22 am

      But BENGHAZI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      Folks no doubt pleased to see the TeaParty recognized for what it is – a GOP money making machine – and the media seen for what they are – right wing hacks.

  12. 41 99ts
    May 19, 2013 at 9:02 am

    This seems to be the media meme “Jon Karl got played by a confidential source” – what happened to the word LIE. Jon Karl lied. Regardless of what his source did or said, Jon Karl said he had SEEN the relevant emails. He did not see ANY emails. He lied. The trick of making the news instead of reporting the news, caught John Karl lying.

  13. 42 globalcitizenlinda
    May 19, 2013 at 9:02 am

    hoping PBO receives a huge Morehouse College Welcome

  14. 44 amk for obama
    May 19, 2013 at 9:07 am

  15. 47 Allison
    May 19, 2013 at 9:08 am

    • May 19, 2013 at 9:16 am

      Sweeeeet!!

      • 49 jackiegrumbacher
        May 19, 2013 at 9:55 am

        Would love to see a poll of media approval rating. The media made itself a laughing stock this week and I want them to feel the burn.

        • 50 Waltjack
          May 19, 2013 at 10:55 pm

          Any supposed scandal the media goes nuts and starts a fever pitch. The msm will report on any misfortune that falls on anyone, man women, child. But they will not comment on their own making mistakes. No sunday show even commented on the outright lies told by jon karl who suckered them into reporting lies. Boy this get better and better.

  16. May 19, 2013 at 9:14 am

    • 63 jackiegrumbacher
      May 19, 2013 at 10:00 am

      Excellent series of tweets, HF. There is no way Jonathan Karl would not have been fired on the spot if the president were Republican and he had used a Democratic “source.” That would have been the only headline story and it would have been used to taint all Democrats. The hypocrisy of this media silence on Karl is just stunning.

    • 64 nathkatun7
      May 19, 2013 at 3:47 pm

      Great tweets, Hopefruit2! If a veteran like Don Rather could be fired why an upstart like Jonathan Karl? I think we need an independent investigation ABC and Karl and their connections to falsified e-mails.

  17. 66 jacquelineoboomer
    May 19, 2013 at 9:16 am

    Mornin’, UT … mornin’, TOD! Look out, world, I underslept! No tellin’ what kind of “trouble” I’ll get into, today!

    I guess this is the “real” John Dean, since David Plouffe follows him (that’s all the “confirmation” of “sources” I need – it’s catching!). Love the way he phrases this:

    • May 19, 2013 at 11:37 am

      That is indeed the “real” John Dean, and he’s a good guy now. He’s a great one to follow on Twitter. I even got a tweet back from him once! Political junkie that I am, who came of age during Watergate, I’m still thrilled about it! 🙂

      • 68 jacquelineoboomer
        May 19, 2013 at 11:41 am

        I don’t blame you for being thrilled, and I agree John Dean is a good guy (voice of reason) now! Way to go! 🙂

    • 69 nathkatun7
      May 19, 2013 at 3:55 pm

      JOB, I have a different take on this. I think Jon Karl knew exactly what he was doing. Just as CBS hired an independent investigator in the Bush military records ABC should the same in this situation, which in my judgement is even worse than what CBS did.

      • 70 jacquelineoboomer
        May 19, 2013 at 8:51 pm

        You are probably right, nathk. I’m also wondering whether or not Congress should be calling a hearing about this. I have tried to forget “the Bush years,” but wasn’t some reporter put in jail back then for failing to reveal her sources to Congress? Not sure who decides – but if it’s Boehner or McConnell, it won’t happen, of course. Sick-e-ning.

  18. 71 a4alice
    May 19, 2013 at 9:17 am

    found this on on Lawrence after I saw the one that UT had posted. You guys have probably already seen it but it was a very interesting, concise explanation of the law that governs what the IRS can investigate. Seems the IRS changed their interpretation of the law in 1959 and has been doing things their way ever since.

    en: http://youtu.be/TiPceNsg0YE via @youtube

  19. 74 hopefruit2
    May 19, 2013 at 9:19 am

    G’morning UT, Chips, TOD, lurkers, and congrats JER on #1 🙂

    UT, I just posted a series of tweets but looks like they’re stuck somewhere and wordpress won’t allow me to repost a duplicate comment. 😦

  20. 84 miranda
    May 19, 2013 at 9:20 am

    UT please get your own blog so we can follow

  21. 85 globalcitizenlinda
    May 19, 2013 at 9:20 am

    it is very important to continue to aggressively demand that Dems & media type keep digging to determine WHO forged the Benghazi email.

    I know DC has all kinds of people but this attempt to create a record aimed at publicly destroying the credibility of PBO has me in place of deep anger – so much evil.

    if the person who did the forgery and distributed the emails is left unchallenged, they will just keep getting more bold. they need to be stopped now.

    I think that Team Obama is indicating that they want this inquiry pushed to its ultimate conclusion.

    NBC is reporting that:

    ‘Pfeiffer hits GOP for providing “doctored” Benghazi emails to press. “…You know they’re getting desperate here.”

    • 86 jackiegrumbacher
      May 19, 2013 at 10:03 am

      Agree, global. This is the scandal here and I, for one, want the name of his Republican source.

    • 87 nathkatun7
      May 19, 2013 at 4:08 pm

      GCL, I agree with you 100%! I also want Jon Karl and his ABC team investigated.

  22. 88 hopefruit2
    May 19, 2013 at 9:25 am

  23. 89 Ladyhawke
    May 19, 2013 at 9:27 am

    Media Observers on ABC’s Jonathan Karl Benghazi Talking Points Story: “Sloppy” And “Inaccurate”

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    ABC’s Jonathan Karl is drawing criticism from journalism veterans and media ethicists who say his recent reporting on talking points related to the September attacks on diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya has been “sloppy” and “highly problematic ethically.”

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    http://mediamatters.org/blog/2013/05/16/media-observers-on-abcs-jonathan-karl-benghazi/194095

    • May 19, 2013 at 9:41 am

      “Highly problematic”???? How about FRAUDULENT!

      • 91 jacquelineoboomer
        May 19, 2013 at 9:46 am

        How about “heads will roll” at ABC? That guy and his network news sponsors/advertisers need to be gone. #StopJonathanKarl

        Other than that, good morning, sunshine!

        • May 19, 2013 at 10:30 am

          Good morning, JO’B! Hope you are enjoying the day. Still pretty early here but I’m all ready to get going and get some errands done. Was going to spend a leisurely day watching the first season of Call The Midwives but my TV completely fritzed out on me yesterday. I think there’s a message somewhere in all that. LOLz.

    • 94 jackiegrumbacher
      May 19, 2013 at 10:05 am

      This is too soft a condemnation. This was deliberate on Karl’s part. He is utterly biased and leaped on the chance to damage the president. He has no business being in “news.” He’s a pr person for the Republican party.

    • 95 nathkatun7
      May 19, 2013 at 4:21 pm

      “…“sloppy” and “highly problematic ethically.”

      These are weasel words! Jonathan Karl published falsified e-mails given to him by his source. He magnified that blunder by claiming to have read the actual e-mails. That means that Karl was not only lied to by his source (s) but he himself compounded that by lying. Jonathan Karl and ABC must be held accountable not only for publishing falsified information but also for amplifying that blunder by Karl’s lies.

  24. 97 Linda
    May 19, 2013 at 9:27 am

    1 PM on cspan 3 today.

    Learn the real story of Iran-Contra… it is fascinating.

  25. 103 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 9:29 am

    Let me get this straight! The Presidents approval rating has jumped from last month.
    But inside the poll, the president misled public 44%
    The GOP is not overreaching 61%

    Then why did his approval rating jump?
    Makes no sense!

  26. 107 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 9:34 am

    Ot oh Dan Pfeffer just said the law is irrelevant.
    That will be the sound bite for Monday! 😦

  27. 112 hopefruit2
    May 19, 2013 at 9:36 am

  28. 113 miranda
    May 19, 2013 at 9:36 am

    Chips why do you support BWD and you know how disrespectful she is to PBO or is it because you are both white of cause clicks = $$$ ONLY UT STOOD UP TO HER you are a hypocrite if you are not FAKE post and let others read it. start respecting FLOTUS.

  29. 124 JER
    May 19, 2013 at 9:36 am

  30. 125 WilTal
    May 19, 2013 at 9:45 am

    Hello everyone,

    UT, thank you for another fabulous R&S and a “Baracktastic” day to everyone! I am certainly going to have a super-duper Baracktastic day…PBO in route to GA. I am very excited for the graduates and attendees. Crowd of 10,000 expected.

    Also, President Obama’s speech will mark the first time a sitting president will deliver a commencement address in Georgia since 1938 when FDR spoke at the UGA.

  31. May 19, 2013 at 9:45 am

    Joy Reid thinks Tom Coburn is Jon Karl’s source

    • 127 Jovie
      May 19, 2013 at 9:49 am

      And yet Rooster Coburn was on Joes show saying he gets lied to all the time?

    • 129 Linda
      May 19, 2013 at 10:02 am

      As I noted on the last thread, Coburn was also at the Jan.20,2009 dinner meeting.

    • 131 jacquelineoboomer
      May 19, 2013 at 10:06 am

    • 132 Lovepolitics2008
      May 19, 2013 at 11:09 am

      If it was proven he was the “source”, it would raise my suspicions that his “reaching out” to Barack Obama when the young senator arrived in Washington was a cynical ploy. Maybe he sensed that Barack Obama would become very important within the democratic party and he cultivated the friendship in order to “spy” on the man, to know how he reacts, to know his vulnerabilities, etc…

  32. 133 99ts
    May 19, 2013 at 9:48 am

    I have read so many links about Benghazi! that I’m lost in what came from where – but from one of my forgotten links – it seems John Karl was the GOP link to get Benghazi from cable to the MSM – cause Issa was incensed that no-one out in the real world much cared about his great investigation.

    If ever something backfired – this was it – so if the dems can get the much needed GOTV up and running for 2014 – the GOP has a problem – and it is to be hoped ISSA is part of the problem. What Californian votes for such a person? Just weird.

  33. 140 JER
    May 19, 2013 at 9:50 am

    | Live | Awaiting President Obama’s Arrival in Atlanta: http://www.myfoxatlanta.com/category/261177/live-video-3

  34. 147 hopefruit2
    May 19, 2013 at 9:50 am

    Susan Page needs to stop taking pages out of the GOP playbook and start operating like an independent thinking, highly-paid journalist.

    • 148 Ladyhawke
      May 19, 2013 at 10:18 am

      Thanks for posting these tweets. You ask the right question about the red flags.

      This is a classic example of how the media are so desperate to put the negative spin on anything relating to President Obama. Susan Page tweets the ‘surprising’ good news about the poll after a week of manufactured controversies sparked by GOP witch hunts and unethical reporting by Jonathan Karl. Then she tries neutralize the 53% poll by making sure we know THERE IS A BUT COMING (cue the scary music) – there are “RED FLAGS”. Oh no, not that. there are red flags? You mean all is not what it seems? Run for the hills.

  35. 149 japa21
    May 19, 2013 at 9:52 am

  36. 150 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 9:56 am

  37. 151 hopefruit2
    May 19, 2013 at 9:58 am

    PBO will need an umbrella…. 🙂 🙂

  38. 153 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 10:00 am

    He was formerly a CEO of Directed Electronics, the Vista, California-based manufacturer of automobile security and convenience products. The district was numbered as the 48th District during his first term and was renumbered the 49th after the 2000 Census. Since January 2011, he has served as Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.

    Issa is a self-made millionaire with a net worth estimated at as much as $450 million,[3] making him the wealthiest currently-serving member of Congress.[3][4][5][6]

    Wiki-

  39. 156 globalcitizenlinda
    May 19, 2013 at 10:02 am

    Ms. Joy Reid’s column on the possible source of forged Benghazi emails is very interesting to read

  40. May 19, 2013 at 10:03 am

    Will post a heads up for PBO’s commencement speech with UT’s links in about 30 mins

  41. 158 WilTal
    May 19, 2013 at 10:03 am

  42. 159 amk for obama
    May 19, 2013 at 10:06 am

    Lennon guitar sells for $408,000.

    methinks jovie bought it.

  43. 163 kathryn kivett
    May 19, 2013 at 10:08 am

    He’s going to be late to commencement if he doesn’t soon get there…planes still taking off.,

  44. 165 amk for obama
    May 19, 2013 at 10:16 am

  45. 167 miranda
    May 19, 2013 at 10:19 am

    Are the AA’s on the site willing to be treated like SLAVE by this Irish woman=$$$$$$ in her eyes she no respect for FLOTUS it pains her to post anything on FLOTUS wake up AA’s CHIPS IS USING YOU i dare you to post it

    • 168 amk for obama
      May 19, 2013 at 10:21 am

      ut, trash clean-up at aisle 3.

    • 174 utaustinliberal
      May 19, 2013 at 10:28 am

      This is wrong and disrespectful. Chipsticks created ‘The Obama Diary’ out of the goodness of her heart and because she’s one of the HUGEST supporters of Pres. Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. She doesn’t earn any money from TOD. There are no advertising links at all. She is most definitely not racist. She does this for free day in and day out because she wants the public to be informed of the great accomplishments of POTUS and FLOTUS.

      It is wrong of you to come on this blog without knowing anything about her and throw accusations.

      She is one of the best people it has been my pleasure to know.

      • May 19, 2013 at 10:32 am

        You’re lovely UT, thank you so much. I wouldn’t worry about ‘Miranda’, methinks she’s an old ‘friend’ of the blog…..

      • 176 carolyn
        May 19, 2013 at 10:41 am

        Who is this Miranda? How dare she cast such aspersions on our Chipsticks? Let her start her own blog and find out how much work goes into it, and how long it takes to build what Chipsticks has built! She’s just plain nasty and jealous.

      • 177 99ts
        May 19, 2013 at 10:47 am

        She is a dipstick, a troll, an idiot and a fool – she came here to make trouble – but discovered this sure isn’t the place for making trouble. She tried to stir resentment against Jay Carney just a day or so ago – lots of folks wondered why she was so obsessed about same – now we know.

    • 178 globalcitizenlinda
      May 19, 2013 at 10:51 am

      hope you are very proud of yourself – waking up with hate-filled bile on sunday morning focused on attacking Chips using gop tactics.

      so much hate … so little time

      you do not speak for us

  46. 179 WilTal
    May 19, 2013 at 10:22 am

  47. 180 Linda
    May 19, 2013 at 10:23 am

    There is my rep Hank Johnson….woot!

  48. 181 Ladyhawke
    May 19, 2013 at 10:26 am

    “YOU DON’T ACCUSE THE IRS UNTIL YOU’VE HAD A NON-PARTISAN, DEEP LOOK.”

    Rep. Issa blows up GOP talking point on IRS

    By Smartypants

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    In needing to brag about all this, Issa told Bloomberg Businessweek:

    “I knew what was approximately in it when we made the allegations about a year ago. This is one of those things where it’s been, in a sense, an open secret, but you don’t accuse the IRS until you’ve had a nonpartisan, deep look. That’s what the IG has done.

    Ahhhh…so “you don’t accuse the IRS until you’ve had a nonpartisan, deep look.” And that’s EXACTLY what President Obama did. Once he’d seen the final report, he spoke out against the practice of political profiling and took action. And now AG Eric Holder is investigating whether any laws were broken.

    Yet another “scandal” you can put a fork in.

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    Read more here ……

    http://immasmartypants.blogspot.com/2013/05/rep-issa-blows-up-gop-talking-point-on.html

  49. 182 99ts
    May 19, 2013 at 10:26 am

    And the crowd cheer – I don’t believe the polls – his approval is 73% – only the 27% who hate anything and everything would disapprove of PBO – and they make be reassessing

  50. 183 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 10:28 am

    Katrina van den Swiveling twit just threw Holder under the bus on this Week.
    Saying that the real scandal is the AP story and that this administration is just like Bush.

    My 2 cents, the real scandal is the emo pricks and T Baggers in DC with their so called expert opinions.
    😉

  51. 185 Allison
    May 19, 2013 at 10:34 am

  52. 186 Jovie
    May 19, 2013 at 10:34 am

    See Hopefruit… He corrected it!!!

  53. 188 globalcitizenlinda
    May 19, 2013 at 10:36 am

  54. 190 Allison
    May 19, 2013 at 10:37 am


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