Category Archives: Election 2016

Quote of the Day

That, as they say, is a sick burn. Congratulations to Mitt Romney for finally saying something the American people want to hear. — John Dingell (@JohnDingell) January 30, 2015 In case you missed it: after behaving as though he were … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Lindsey Graham May Be Running for President After All

The field of Republican presidential hopefuls is becoming very crowded as Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) forms an exploratory committee. Graham has floated the idea before, but today he came closer to making it a reality by forming the Security Through … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Jeb Bush is Delusional

If Jeb Bush finds himself running against Hillary Clinton next year, how will he pan her campaign? Bush reportedly told a group of Republican lobbyists yesterday that Clinton’s campaign would be a “campaign of the past.” According to one attendee, … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Mission Yet to Be Accomplished

Mitt Romney is running for president again which means it’s time for dramatic set pieces. Romney has been added at the last minute to the list of presidential hopefuls who will address the RNC this Friday aboard an aircraft carrier. … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Mitt Romney 2016

Is it happening? Maybe. Possibly. The Wall Street Journal reports that Romney told a group of donors that he’s considering running for president for a third time. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney , the Republican presidential nominee in 2012, told … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Jeb Bush is Running for President

It looks like we’ll spend a significant portion of the next election talking about shady finance and foreign bank accounts. Again. I am excited to announce I will actively explore the possibility of running for President of the United States: … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Rick Perry 2016 is a Different Candidate, One Who Doesn’t Even Pretend to Have a High IQ

Rick Perry’s ‘I’m a different candidate’ tour continued during an interview with NBC in which he said running for president has nothing to do with being intelligent. “Running for the presidency’s not an IQ test. It is a test of … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Rick Perry 2016 is a Different Candidate, One Who Cares Even Less About the Poor Because Jesus

During an interview with the Washington Post, Rick Perry made the case that he is a different candidate today than the one who failed to name the third government agency he wanted to eliminate. “Oops.” This “substantially different, versed candidate,” … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Poll: Republican Voters Want Romney and Ben Carson

Neither of these two men will win the nomination or become president, and in Mitt Romney’s case he says he doesn’t plan to run for president again, but a new CNN/ORC poll reveals that Mitt Romney is the GOP’s current … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Steve King’s 2016 Wingnut Jamboree

If this is any indication, the 2016 Republican primary contest will informally kick off with a jamboree at Steve King’s batshit conference. All of the 2016 hopefuls have been invited to kiss Steve King’s ring and several including Ted Cruz, … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Photo of the Day

It’s still early but I’m skeptical that anyone will top this photo of a voter in Louisville, Kentucky showing his displeasure with Mitch McConnell. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images) Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Here’s a Brilliant Idea

Cheney/Giuliani 2016! Having recently spoken with Cheney http://t.co/wInbYaeTkp, then seeing Rudy at #Klinghoffer, I ask: Why not the best? Cheney-Giuliani 2016? — Bill Kristol (@BillKristol) October 22, 2014 I’m not sure if you could come up with a more disgusting … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Rick Santorum is Preparing to Run for President, He Says

Former Republican presidential candidate and second place finisher Rick Santorum tells RealClearPolitics that he’s preparing to run for president again. “I’m doing everything right now as if I’m running,” he said. “So we’re moving forward and trying to line up … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Don’t Get “Cantored”

While this is an amusing anecdote, I believe it has implications for the next election. Staffers have now coined the term “Cantored”, meaning to lose in what is otherwise considered to be a safe, Republican-controlled seat. “Anyone who is in … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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RNC Backs Ted Cruz’s Marriage Amendment

During an interview with MSNBC yesterday, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus implied that gay marriage will indeed be a big part of their campaign in 2016. The first indication came when Senator and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz (R-TX) responded to … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Graham: I May Run for President if No One Warmongers Enough

While Team Cruz believes running on neo-con foreign policy will separate him from the rest of the pack in 2016, Lindsey Graham is now floating the idea of running for president. During an interview with The Weekly Standard, Graham took … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Ted Cruz is Running for President

The Republican clown car of 2016 will soon have its first occupant. It has been apparent ever since he masterminded the Republican Government Shutdown of 2013, but the National Journal reports that Ted Cruz will announce his candidacy before the … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Change of Plans?

I wouldn’t normally have any reason to make a post concerning Lebron James or professional basketball, but this is too amusing to pass up. As you might have heard, Lebron James is leaving the Miami Heat and returning home to … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Ted Cruz is Running For President, For Pete’s Sake

Ted Cruz can’t have dual citizenship with Canada. He’s running for president, for pete’s sake. That’s why he has officially renounced it. Spokeswoman Catherine Frazier said Cruz’s action became official May 14 and that Texas’ junior senator received written confirmation … Continue reading
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Outreach

Meet the latest Fox News Contributor, a man who formed an anti-Hillary Clinton PAC whose acronym reads as “CUNT” complete with bold letters to ensure that you get the point. via Media Matters [Roger] Stone is a “professional dirty trickster” … Continue reading
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