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Republican National Disgraces Pile Up: Infrastructure

May 21, 2015
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Petulant Republicans in the House of Representatives, who no longer have to answer to voters—only a few wealthy donors, (thanks conservatives on the Supreme Court)–continue to disgrace the people of this country and passed a two-month extension of the Highway Trust Fund, which was set to expire at the end of this month. The makeshift measure would prevent a damaging shutdown of the few infrastructure projects across the country that are actually in progress. Sound familiar? This delaying tactic is the typical Republican method of not dealing with problems…besides lying, obfuscation, stonewalling and deflecting attention onto “social” issues. Of course the “lawmakers” spent an entire hour yammering about their problems, the bill, and probably the War on Christmas…anything to keep…

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The Reason Our Tax Structure Could Lead to the Next Crash

May 17, 2015
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Warning bells just keep getting louder and louder as the countdown to the Next Crash keeps ticking. Wall Street’s in denial—or possibly simply trying to make as much money as possible to stash offshore before the shit hits the fan–but the Washington Post warns: “U.S.…

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Think We’re Immune to Another Great Depression? Read On.

May 14, 2015
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THAT WAS THEN The last Republican administration to reduce the debt or deficit by a single penny was Herbert Hoover’s administration (1929-1933) which played a major role in creating the Great Depression. Hoover’s reduction in government spending during an economic downturn was a primary reason…

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Huckabee Epitomizes GOP Faux-Christian Ideology

May 11, 2015
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For at least a couple of decades GOP American presidential politics have been dominated by intensifying ideological conflicts that today’s mediocre media has embraced because the Jerry Springer-Fox News infotainment model…

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Another GOP Lie About Being Veteran-Friendly

May 5, 2015
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The GOP has long billed itself as the “party of the military” and “the party who loves our troops”, but like their claims, it’s all just more bullshit….they could care…

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Another Bad Re-Make of a Reagan “Tax Plan”

April 25, 2015
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Believe or not, two Republican senators actually proposed a tax plan instead of simply blocking every attempt that Democrats have put forward since Barack Obama took the oath of office.…

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GOP Tacit and Spoken Approval of Political Hate

April 13, 2015
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“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”  Edmund Burke   It is a sad, but unmistakable, racist, spectacle: As Barack Obama’s…

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The Day is Coming: We Will Regret Conservative Economics

April 10, 2015
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Conservative U.S. governors who were swept into office during the 2010 liberal-voter-sit-your-lazy-ass-at-home tea party electoral sweep are facing a sad, hard reality check. While a few years ago, by catering…

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A Change of Venue

April 9, 2015
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There wil be a brief lull in posts to Liberal Beef as I will be enjoying a change of venue for a while. I will return in early May to…

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Fleecing Homeowners and Foreclosures: Obama & GOP

April 5, 2015
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Barney Franks new autobiography has many revelations in it; a critical revelation is one that implicates the most powerful Democrat in the nation ignoring the plight of homeowner foreclosures during…

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It’s the GOP F*cking Up the Economy, Stupid!

March 30, 2015
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Despite efforts by right-wing, fuzzy-math, austerity-fanatical, gold-obsessed politicians, the world economy remains stuck in the same rut that it has been in since emerging from the 2008 global financial crisis.…

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Republicans Paint Themselves Into a Corner

March 23, 2015
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Republicans have managed to paint themselves into a corner that the offspring of the Flying Wallendas and Houdini would find difficult to traverse. As my grandpa used to tell me,…

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60 Minutes Social Security Tale Rife with Errors

March 18, 2015
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One of the few remaining decent “news” programs, 60 Minutes, has devolved into just another program filled with infotainment, puff pieces, and worse, hit pieces based on someone else’s reporting…

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47 GOP Senators Lead: With Their Heads Up Their Asses

March 13, 2015
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In any other country, the kind of idiocy shown by the 47 GOP Senators who signed the Tom Cotton letter to Iranian leaders would be met with ridicule and possibly…

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By Dr. Richard Paul Recently, many people have been discussing the Pros and Cons of increasing the Minimum Wage. Both sides have some great debates…

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