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Speaker Boehner and House Republicans, are you listening yet? Huffington Post: Congress Approval Rating Drops To Dismal 5 Percent In Poll The Associated Press-GfK survey found that just 5 percent of the public approves of the job being done by … Continue reading

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A new Washington Post/ABC News poll shows just how the American people are responding to the Republican Government Shutdown: Disapproval of congressional Republicans’ budget wrangling after a weeklong shutdown has shot up to 70 percent, with 51 percent disapproving “strongly,” … Continue reading

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Speaker Boehner admitted this weekend that the road that brought us the Republican Government Shutdown will lead our nation to default and still he is threatening to hold the full faith and credit of the United States hostage to the … Continue reading

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This has to be seen to be believed: Frank Thorp V ‏@frankthorpNBC Rep Stutzman (R-IN) asked if CR fight is still about Obamacare: “No, it’s not, it’s about dignity. It’s bigger than that.” Frank Thorp V ‏@frankthorpNBC  More Stutzman (R-IN): … Continue reading

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Daily Hampshire Gazette Editorial – The GOP’s ship of fools Do not be fooled by fools. When operations resume, we should all remember why the federal government was forced to partially shut down Tuesday. It wasn’t gridlock or partisan bickering. … Continue reading

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Well, Speaker Boehner and House Republicans did it. Today is day one of the Republican Government Shutdown. While House Republican leader Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) went on FOX News this morning to cheer the GOP shutdown – polls show the … Continue reading

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As the hour to the Republican Government Shutdown ticks closer, House Republicans spent the weekend voting for the 43rd and 44th time to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act instead of doing what it takes to keep the government … Continue reading

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Speaker Boehner – if you won’t listen to the American people, will you listen to your fellow Republicans? You still have time to stop the Republican Government Shutdown… Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA) “I’m prepared to vote for a clean resolution … Continue reading

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2013 Budget Timeline: No Regular Order, Just More GOP Obstruction & Manufactured Crises Republicans have refused to negotiate with congressional Democrats and President Obama all year; when the American people ask how we got to this point on the budget, … Continue reading

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With just two days until a Republican Government Shutdown, American workers, their families and businesses large and small are bracing themselves for the devastating impact of the latest round of GOP dysfunction. From NBC News: If past is prologue, a … Continue reading

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