Topic: John Boehner
Stephen Colbert says that the 'Democrats' self-loathing has gotten so bad they've changed their symbol ... to Eeyore eating a whole chocolate cheesecake.'
09/29/2010 03:15 pm
Like Herbert Hoover's treasury secretary, House Minority Leader John Boehner thinks tough-love spending cuts will end the recession. It didn't work in 1929 and it won't work today. What it will do is hurt the poorest even more.
09/28/2010 04:35 pm
Sure, the tea party is energizing the Republican base. But it's also causing a significant number of missed opportunities, a rejuvenated Democratic base, and a fractured and uncontrolled Republican caucus.
09/28/2010 11:28 am
The photos in the House Republicans' new Pledge to America booklet show what conservatives love about America – and reveal a huge hole in their agenda.
09/24/2010 01:51 pm
On The Daily Show Thursday, comedian Jon Stewart examines the Pledge to America and experiences déjà vu.
09/24/2010 12:32 pm
Economically, the GOP's Pledge to America, released Thursday, is aimed at small businesses, repealing health-care reform, for example. But the document is also a clear pledge to 'tea party' supporters: You can trust us.
09/23/2010 03:31 pm
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan says education should put politics and ideology aside, but said he would hit the campaign trail in October.
09/22/2010 12:51 pm
House Republicans are set to release a 'governing agenda' Thursday, outlining their priorities should they take control after the 2010 election.
09/20/2010 08:01 pm
President Obama asked for patience with the pace of economic recovery at a town hall-style meeting in Washington Monday.
09/20/2010 03:27 pm