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Industry Group Uses Poverty, Crime and Youth Unemployment As Excuses to NOT Raise the Minimum Wage
The following article has been crossposted from the Raging Chicken Press . Yesterday I attended the Senate Labor and Industry Committee hearing on raising the minimum wage. Enjoy! Knowing that an ...
S Kitchen 05/06/2015 10
America's Dumbest Congressman weighs in on 'Jade Helm'
America's Dumbest Congressman, also known as Texas Rep. ...
Hunter 05/06/2015 102
Clinton Cash: The Untold Story Of How Bill And Hillary Help Make Rupert Murdoch Rich
Tuesday saw the official release of Peter Schweizer's latest foray into sloppy and dishonest pseudo-journalism, Clinton Cash. Even before the book hit the shelves it was widely debunked by more ...
News Corpse 05/06/2015 44
Sen. Toomey obstructing his own judicial nominee to spite Obama
I know that you’re well aware of the historic obstruction we’ve seen from the GOP on issues ranging from the budget to President Obama’s ability to negotiate treaties to an increase in the ...
MichaelMorrillPA 05/06/2015 2
Pat Toomey is blocking his own judicial nominee
Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) is one of the more endangered Republicans up for re-election in 2016, which might have something to do with the fact that he'...
Joan McCarter 05/06/2015 4
Meet young Mike Huckabee, who looks a lot like the current version
Now that once-politician and current TV and radio show ...
Hunter 05/06/2015 19
School Teacher Ditches Lesson Plan and Gives Students Class on Social Justice and Freddie Gray
On yesterday's program, Steven Singer, 8th grade school teacher from western Pennsylvania and member of the Badass Teachers Association, joined Rick to talk about how Pennsylvania Republicans are ...
The Rick Smith Show 05/06/2015 1
Daily Kos Radio's KITM podcast: top issues & headlines with Greg Dworkin & Joan McCarter
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David Waldman 05/06/2015 4
Meet the Jade Helm conspiracy theory: The federal government's plot to invade Texas
The sign behind him was supposed to say IDIOT, but nobody could spell it. The supposed _Jade Helm 15_ conspiracy may be the single stupidest thing to come out of Texas in 20 years, and for a state ...
Hunter 05/06/2015 288
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
It's Wednesday! That's Joan McCarter day! What more could you ask for? Don't answer that, because I don't have anything else to offer. Let's just say that's plenty, and leave it at that! Though ...
David Waldman 05/06/2015 5
PA-Sen: Toomey (R) Just Doesn't Have The Time To Explain Why He's Blocking His Own Judicial Nominee
This is ridiculous: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/05/pat-toomey-luis-restrepo_n_7214790.html?utm_hp_ref=...
poopdogcomedy 05/05/2015 7
New Pennsylvania pipeline a potential death knell to trout
Over the last decade, Pennsylvania has emerged as a powerhouse when it comes to drilling and pumping and making money off of natural gas— ...
Walter Einenkel 05/05/2015 8
Rand Paul really 'gets' the problems faced by minority groups
Of all the Republican presidential candidates, Rand Paul really _gets_ where black Americans are coming from. That's what Rand Paul says, anyway. He understands what black American men are facing ...
Hunter 05/05/2015 48
Ben Carson gets a passing grade because the audience seemed to like him
And here's your trophy for showing up.
Hunter 05/05/2015 49
Daily Kos Radio's KITM podcast: Fiorina launch; Kinloch follow-up; benefit corp. revolution
Bill in Portland Maine tweets the word "...
David Waldman 05/05/2015 5
Blessed By Christian Terrorism Advocate, Huckabee Joked About Indoctrinating Americans "At Gunpoint"
I'll make this brief, because newly announced presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is not regarded as having much of a shot at the 2016 GOP presidential nomination. For one thing, Huckabee carries a ...
Troutfishing 05/05/2015 9
Study: Fracking chemicals found in Pennsylvania drinking water
Yummy! Mmmm, mmmm! Nothing like a nice, cold glass of chemicals to wet your whistle: An analysis of ...
Jen Hayden 05/05/2015 31
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
We'll get back on track with the news after yesterday's "free form" special. Greg will get us started with a grounding in reality, and I'll derail it all with wild tangents into our recurring ...
David Waldman 05/05/2015 0
NIMBY Locals, Wind Power, and the Fate of the Allegheny Flyway
The group "Save Our Allegheny Ridges" (SOAR) meets in the pilots' lounge at the Mifflin County Airport. I heard about the group when I attended a regional glider competition, just to watch them ...
ruby red shoes 05/05/2015 22
Didn't get indicted? That's good news for Chris Christie
You know the standards for a political party have fallen considerably when indictments against some of a governor's top staffers and appointees for crooked doings is ...
Hunter 05/04/2015 76
The reason Ben Carson can't win? Ben Carson
It has been clear for some time now that would-be ...
Hunter 05/04/2015 127
Scott Walker celebrates Star Wars Day by being creepy on the internet
I have seen many attempts at political self-promotion over the years, but this may be the first time a presidential candidate's ...
Hunter 05/04/2015 110
DKos Radio's KITM podcast: Garland; GunFAIL; where's Rand? B'more fallout; mutual funds & inequality
Fiorina and Carson formally join the 2016 race. Noted crazy ...
David Waldman 05/04/2015 1
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
We're pleased to announce that we're the only show embedded with the troops for the federal invasion of Texas! Remember the à la mode! Listen LIVE at 9:00 ET, here: Click this Link to Listen ...
David Waldman 05/04/2015 0
Former Cop Turned PA Lawmaker Has Somewhat Racially Charged Facebook Photo & It’s a Doozy
The following was crossposted from the Raging Chicken Press . There are more links and audio of Vereb comparing ...
S Kitchen 05/04/2015 22
The five second rule is pointless if you drop acid.
If Orwell was alive today, he'd probably just shrug and ask for an extra shift at 7-eleven. The earth is a serial killer that wants us as a species dead. I respect the hell out of that. Nobody ...
jbou 05/02/2015 94
The cops' defense: "Freddie Gray fatally looted himself."
Quick somebody give me $5 billion so I can make Bernie Sanders president. I'm a weird middle aged white suburban guy. If police kept killing the children of people like me with impunity, I would be ...
jbou 05/01/2015 27
How To Read A Seismic Hazard Map
Now that the USGS has preliminary come up with a way to quantify the short term hazard of potentially induced earthquakes it’s important to know what these maps are and mean.
terrypinder 05/01/2015 28
Baltimore police commish knew Freddie Gray's death was a crime--here's why
For all the kicking and screaming that the Baltimore Fraternal Order of Police directed at Marilyn Mosby today after six of their brothers were indicted for their role in the death of Freddie Gray, ...
Christian Dem in NC 05/01/2015 12
Daily Kos Radio's KITM podcast: Capitol GunFAIL; Bridgegate; TX derp; Sanders; privacy & technology
Capitol GunFAIL! Greg ...
David Waldman 05/01/2015 1
#BaltimoreRiots: PA Legislator Compares Union Workers to Rioters
No, really folks. A Pennsylvania Republican, Mike Vereb, went on a conservative radio show based out of Philadelphia and compared unions to Baltimore Rioters . Of course there's some back story ...
S Kitchen 05/01/2015 7
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
Lots more follow-up to yesterday's extended discussion that started in Baltimore, went on to Fourth Amendment theory, and ended up on the zombie "secret hold" in the Senate. All as part of one ...
David Waldman 05/01/2015 0
Explosive Report: Right-Wing Financial Traders Trying to Buy Philadelphia Mayoral Race
Read the Full Report Here Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Today, a new report unveiled at City Hall, showed how the controversial Susquehanna International Group (SIG) is leveraging direct ties to ...
MichaelMorrillPA 05/01/2015 14
Rand Paul's advisers explain to him why joking about riots might be bad
And just think, it's only April. Of 2015.
Hunter 04/30/2015 73
DKos Radio's KITM podcast: Baltimore continues; can police power outpace our 'right' to protest?
Greg Dworkin joins us, with Baltimore still dominating the headlines, ...
David Waldman 04/30/2015 1
Mike Huckabee: Supreme Court 'cannot overrule God'
American Taliban It's the ...
Hunter 04/30/2015 188
Ted Cruz says Barack Obama has 'inflamed racial tensions'
Makes Sarah Palin look like an intellectual.
Hunter 04/30/2015 71
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
We're clearly not through with Baltimore yet. At the very least, it'll likely be the prism through which we view all the other issues we've got piling up. And there's no end to them. Time to ...
David Waldman 04/30/2015 0
Daily Kos Radio's KITM podcast: Baltimore; SCOTUS; 2016 roundup; budget; Gop's fix-vs-repair puzzle
Apparently, Bill Kristol ...
David Waldman 04/29/2015 1
Texas Republican ties gay marriage to Baltimore riots
Oh no, the horror. And so on.
Hunter 04/29/2015 50
Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!
So, hey, Baltimore. Still. But on the other hand, Joan McCarter . No pressure, Joan! Listen LIVE at 9:00 ET, here: Click this Link to Listen on your iTunes, Winamp or Windows Media ...
David Waldman 04/29/2015 0
#StopFastTack: James Hoffa Calls Bulls*it On Obama's TPP Strategy
Teamsters President James Hoffa was in Hershey this week for the annual Pennsylvania Conference of Teamsters. At the conference, Hoffa was interviewed by Rick Smith, host of the Rick Smith Show, ...
S Kitchen 04/28/2015 2
PA-Sen: Uncovering Pat Toomey's (R) Newsletter, 4/24/15 Edition
Received this e-mail from Joe Sestak's (D. PA) U.S. Senate campaign today: Sen. Toomey says one thing in ...
poopdogcomedy 04/27/2015 8
One of the most powerful Republicans in Congress may be in for some primary hellfire
House Transportation Chair ...
Jeff Singer 04/24/2015 6
Collective Bargaining Transparency Laws Latest ALEC & State Think Tank Attacks
In Pennsylvania and 8 other states, conservative think tanks in the State Policy Network and ALEC web are pushing "collective bargaining transparency" legislation. These bills would neuter the ...
S Kitchen 04/23/2015 2
PA Governor Tom Wolf Halts New Leases in State Parks and Forests
As governor Tom Wolf said he would in his campaign promises, On January 29th 2015, Governor Wolf signed a state executive order for moratoriums on new leases for oil and gas drilling in state parks ...
AtheistDadOf1 04/22/2015 5

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