One of Indiana’s largest employers, Eli Lilly and Company Pharmaceuticals, has announced that Indiana’s restrictive new abortion ban will force the company to seek opportunities for future growth outside of the state. Dumb laws have consequences. Business Insider “Eli Lilly and Company...
We are down to the final stretch of the debt ceiling debacle, which has been excruciating. It makes the 2011 debt ceiling drama starring Barack Obama and the Tea Party look quaint by comparison. As we go into the...
As you see displayed every single day, the fringe loonies of the GOP do not understand what's at stake with each issue before the House and Senate, other than it's an opportunity to bleat and baa how the American...
The newest wrinkle in the political fabric is that none other than Fox News, specifically Sean Hannity's program, is lobbying to make Jim Jordan Speaker Of The House. Seriously. The Hannity Show has sent out an inquiry and the...
Maybe the next time, God forbid there is a next time, that Joe Biden does a pratfall on the steps of Air Force One, Republicans won't pounce like vultures. (She said rhetorically; you know that they will.) There are few...
With the practiced certitude of a grifting television evangelist, Bossier City, Louisiana’s finest Mike Johnson (foreground, left of center above), claimed in his speech after he was sworn in as Speaker of the House of Representatives yesterday that his...
Well, this is sobering. I've never slapped myself in the face with a wet towel before, but I can imagine that this must be what it feels like. Dana Milbank's new column at the Washington Post gives us the...
"Let heaven and men and devils, let them all, All, all, cry shame against me, yet I'll speak." -- Othello - - It's a shame that Shakespeare isn't around to write up this tale of political treachery. This is right up his...
It's a bad idea for people who are standing on thin ice to start pouring hot water everywhere, but apparently Kevin McCarthy didn't get the memo. You have doubtlessly seen the negative quotes from the New York Times, which...
Four years of Donald Trump left us all numb. It's intriguing now to go back and see Trump's rude buffoonery juxtaposed against the statesmanship of Joe Biden, combativeness next to calm, insecurity besides assurance. One is a press conference...

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