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Fox News is a Big Part of What's Wrong With the Republican Party

Believe it or not, I do know moderate Republicans. Heck, I know several former Republicans who are now Democrats because the GOP has become far too …

The Proof That Obamacare Is Working Is Getting Really Hard To Ignore

More than five years after President Obama first signed his landmark health care reform law, it’s becoming more difficult for critics to deny that …

Health Care

House conservative seeks Boehner's ouster

But most Republicans say it will be tough to round up votes to overthrow the speaker.<p>North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows had heard from leading conservatives that trying to oust Speaker John Boehner right now was a bad idea.<p>Reps. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) and Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), fierce and frequent …

15 Things Americans Would Know if There Were a 'Liberal Media'

<b>9. The number of bills blocked by Republicans in Congress.</b><p>The filibuster has been used a record number of time since Obama was elected President. …

Liberal Media

5 things Republicans would call treason if Democrats did them

What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with a reminder of how hypocritically petty the GOP is?<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>July 3, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>There's no better time than the Fourth of July weekend to think about the true definition of patriotism -- and how malleable it becomes when …

Jeb Bush

Koch brothers’ humiliating secret: Why even their billions can’t save the GOP from self-destruction

<b>David Koch (Reuters/Brendan Mcdermid)</b><p>The brothers, plus Fox, are trying to cull the GOP field. But they can’t make it avoid demographic catastrophe<p>Joan Walsh<p>May 26, 2015 3:03pm (UTC)<p>Faced with the nightmare of up to 20-something GOP presidential candidates in 2016, Fox News last week announced its …

Republicans

How You'll Die On Mars

Many hopefuls have signed up for a one-way ticket to the red planet. But if they aren't prepared, the trip may be a short one.<p>We're on our way to Mars. NASA has a plan to land astronauts on its surface by the 2030s. Private spaceflight companies like SpaceX have also expressed interest in starting …

Space Science