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McConnell Challenger Spoke At Cockfighting Event, Thought He Was At States’ Rights Rally

McConnell Challenger Spoke At Cockfighting Event, Thought He Was At States’ Rights Rally

McConnell’s Tea Party challenger speaks at cockfighting rally, thought he was at a states rights event (via FreakOutNation) U.S. Senate Reublican candidate Matt Bevin’s itinerary listen an event at The Arena in Corbin on Saturday as a “states rights rally,” and inadvertently went on to praise/support the illegal practice of cockfighting while not realizing he […]

April 2, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Three Days After McConnell Cries ‘Disastrous!’ Huge KY Enrollment Numbers

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is so tied to the failure of Obamacare that he can’t admit the good things it’s doing for the people he represents. The office of Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear just announced that more than 370,000 people have now signed up for Obamacare on KyNect, the state exchange. More than one […]

April 1, 2014 / More... ( comments)

McConnell Fundraiser Host: Wives Have ‘Obligation’ To Sleep With Husbands

Conservative talk show host Dennis Prager is co-hosting a Mitch McConnell fundraiser. Prager believes wives “ought to consent to at least some form of sexual relations as much as possible,” regardless of their “mood.” Prager has penned a number of op-eds for conservative publications like TownHall.com and National Review that outline his views on feminism, which […]

March 18, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Leading Republicans Out To ‘Crush’ Tea Party

Republican leaders don’t want Tea Party candidates to supplant establishment Republicans, who may get nominated but, ultimately, lose elections. This election season, Republicans led by Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky are taking a much harder line as they sense the majority within reach. Top congressional Republicans and their allies are challenging the advocacy groups head […]

March 9, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Mitch McConnell Walks On CPAC Stage With Rifle

The pandering to the CPAC attendees continues. McConnell waved it around and handed it over to Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla. This moment was the only time the audience cheered for McConnell during his five minutes on stage, according to the National Journal. The gun was reportedly a parting gift from the GOP to Coburn, who […]

March 6, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Why Matt Bevin Has Fizzled Vs. Mitch McConnell

The Fix: Why Matt Bevin has fizzled http://t.co/pAR9bTjCaP — Post Politics (@postpolitics) February 22, 2014 Repost This Article Now read this:Tea Party Republicans Publish Op/Ed Slamming Obamacare; Shocker, It’s Filled With Lies (Apr 9, 2014) Wife Of Supreme Court Justice Discusses Obama As ‘Tyrant’ With Anti-Choice Activist (Mar 31, 2014) Where To Find The 47% […]

February 22, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Republicans Block Senate From Extending Unemployment Benefits

The Democratic proposal failed to get 60 votes needed to pass the Senate. It was defeated 58 to 40. Four Republicans voted with Democrats in favor of the measure that would have extended for three months benefits that expired in December. The outcome leaves in doubt the prospects for extending the payments to people who […]

February 6, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Conservative Group Looks To Remove Republican Congressional Leadership

ForAmerica is putting money behind a “Dump the Leadership” campaign. The group says that its digital ads will target House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, as well as Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Whip John Cornyn, and the group adds that the first paid spots are […]

February 4, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Tea Party Group Endorsing McConnell Challenger Gets His Name Wrong

Freedom Works, the heavily-funded Koch Brothers-supported, non-grassroots group that is challenging mainstream Republicans can’t get the name right of the person they’re hoping defeats Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky. The group’s effort to gather support put out a letter that should have been double-checked: This is Martha Crosby from the Grassroots department at […]

January 28, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Speaker Boehner Under Fire From Conservatives

The latest far-right-winger to take a shot at House Speaker John Boehner is Kentucky Republican Matt Bevin who is looking to unseat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Boehner earned the ire of conservative Republicans for strongly criticizing Club for Growth, Heritage Action, and FreedomWorks for opposing a two-year bipartisan budget deal introduced by Senate Budget […]

December 18, 2013 / More... ( comments)

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