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Huffington Post reports on a fascinating use of your tax dollars: holding a woman from Australia in immigration detention who was trying to get her visa fixed so she could leave the country. ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 03:30 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Hi, I'm Don Zimmerman, and this is Rebecca. We're kinda racist. Austin City Council member Don Zimmerman nominated Rebecca Forest to ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 10:24 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
While I disagree with a lot the Republicans say and do, they are visible and vocal on a daily basis. The Democrats, on the other hand, are nowhere to be seen and nowhere to be heard. They lack ...
by GerryMyers
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 01:05 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Marco Rubio has two major problems on immigration: 1) in 2013, he supported a path to citizenship for 11 million immigrants (that's when his numbers started ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 10:58 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
The panel of judges announced Monday that will be reviewing a motion on Friday involving President Obama's 2014 immigration actions does not bode well for government lawyers. They will be ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 01:15 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 11:50 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
If the GOP thinks Florida Sen. Marco Rubio's Cuban roots will automatically win over Latino voters, then per usual they're not dealing in facts. The polling firm Latino Decisions has consistently ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 11:05 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
I never thought we'd get to use this again when Mitt Romney dropped out of the 2016 presidential race: Turns out we can, as long as we solve the problem of which 2016 ...
by ericf
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 03:45 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Republicans know the Latino and Hispanic community doesn't trust them on immigration issues. After all, the leading GOP voice on immigration has been Steven King (R. IA) who has characterized all ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 06:54 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
With Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) announcing he'll be ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
The Obamas have effectively opted Malia and Sasha out of high-stakes testing . Even if you can't afford a private school, you ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 03:00 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Just in time for Easter, Republican White House hopeful Ted Cruz (R-TX) has declared his ticket for 2016 will be the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost. Of course, the players in his Trinity have ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 123 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 06:28 PM PDT with 171 Recommends
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) has been a little bit all over the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 08:16 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Congress is now on recess for two weeks, with the Senate ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 07:29 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
More of these state troopers on the border, fewer elsewhere. Texas spent a billion dollars on border security in the past eight years. Increased spending for that purpose continued even as the ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 10:52 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Senate Republicans thought they were going to have ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 06:37 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
The Senate "vote-a-rama," the nonstop sequence of votes on non-binding budget amendments, began yesterday at noon and ended Friday morning at 3:19 am. During that period, the Senate took roll call ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 06:46 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Fool you once, shame on me. Fool you twice, shame on you. Scott Walker, the ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 11:25 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Many see me as a pro-Palestinian voice on this site. A couple of recent conversations made me think about the Evian conference which I’ve only discussed in passing on DKos . There was a diary ...
by subir
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 10:10 AM PDT with 26 Recommends