2012 Election: Progressive Policies Win, Conservatism And Tea Party Rejected


VIDEO – The 2012 election resulted in sweeping gains for the Democratic Party and a rejection of Republican policies.  President Barack Obama was re-elected, Democrats expanded their majority in the Senate, and shrunk the GOP majority in the House.  Referendums regarding  same-sex marriage won in three states, while a state constitutional ban on same-sex marriage […]

Romney Reaffirms Endorsement Of Mourdock After His Rape Pregnancy Comments


VIDEO – Mitt Romney confirmed his support for Tea Party Senate candidate Richard Mourdock from Indiana, even after the outrage about Mourdock’s comments on abortion.  Mourdock said abortion should be banned, even for women impregnated by rape because a pregnancy from rape “is what God intended to happen”. Mitt Romney is standing by the Tea […]

GOP’s Mourdock: Insurance Should Not Cover Birth Control At All


VIDEO – Indiana Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock, of “rape pregnancy is a gift from God” fame, also believes that insurance companies should not cover birth control at all. Months before Richard Mourdock made his infamous statement that when a woman is impregnated by a rapist that “it is something God intended to happen”, the […]

Romney Highlights His Similarities With George W. Bush During Debate


VIDEO – In the second debate, the things Mitt Romney tried to use to show differences between himself and President George W. Bush were actually all things that he has in common with President Bush.  The Romney campaign followed that up by sending Paul Ryan to an appearance in Ohio with Bush’s Secretary of State […]

Romney Says He Will End Or Cap Mortgage Interest Deduction


VIDEO – Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan want to end or limit the mortgage interest tax deduction.  President Obama has refused to end or limit the mortgage interest deduction because it greatly benefits middle class families. Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan want to cut taxes for the richest Americans and propose the elimination of tax […]

Romney Confirms His Plan To Turn Medicare Into Voucher Program During First Debate


VIDEO – President Obama explains his opposition to Mitt Romney’s plan to turn Medicare into a voucher program in the first presidential debate of the 2012 election.  Mitt Romney admitted that his plan for Medicare will end guaranteed care for future senior citizens and turn it into a voucher program.  President Obama is against the […]

Paul Ryan Refuses To Tell How They Would Pay For Tax Cuts For The Rich


VIDEO – In this interview on Fox News, Paul Ryan dodges Chris Wallace’s question about how the Romney Ryan tax cuts for the rich would be paid for.  Ryan insists their plan is “revenue neutral”, but they refuse to disclose details.  Ryan tried to get out of it by saying he didn’t have time to […]

Paul Ryan Booed Repeatedly At AARP Conference


VIDEO – Republican VP nominee, Paul Ryan is repeatedly booed while speaking to the AARP National Annual Conference.  The line that drew the most boos was when Ryan called for the repeal of Obamacare. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) has a long history of wanting to end Medicare and Social Security.  When Mitt Romney picked Ryan […]

Romney And Ryan Want To Repeal Obamacare And Restore Lifetime Health Insurance Caps


VIDEO – Stacy Lihn, a mother from Phoenix, Arizona, speaks at the Democratic National Convention about how the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) helped her family afford the three operations her 2-year-old daughter will need to save her life because she was born with a congenital heart defect.  Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan want to take […]

Paul Ryan Blames Obama For GM Plant That Closed Under Bush – Scott Walker Also Caught Lying About It


VIDEO – In his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, VP nominee Paul Ryan blamed President Obama for a GM plant that closed in December 2008, before Obama took office.  In the video, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is caught attempting to perpetuate the lie, but is backed into a corner when things called facts […]

Official Republican Party Platform: No Abortions For Rape Victims


VIDEO – The Republican Party declares in their official platform that they are against abortion in all cases – even for victims of rape and incest.   The GOP platform committee chairman, Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia, supported a state law requiring all women seeking an abortion to submit to an ultrasound examination using a vaginal probe.  […]

Paul Ryan Flip-Flops On Rape Views; Romney Agrees With ‘Forcible Rape’ Doctor


VIDEO – Paul Ryan’s position on abortion is the same as Todd Akin’s: outlaw abortion for rape and incest victims.  The two Congressmen co-sponsored a bill that would redefine rape in order to prohibit abortions for rape victims.  But in an interview, Ryan pretended he does not share Akin’s views and refused to address the […]

Republican Todd Akin Vows To Stay In Senate Race, GOP Embarrassed He Exposed Their Views Of Women


VIDEO – Six-term Congressman Todd Akin (R-MO), is staying in the race for Senate against Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO).  GOP party leadership and right-wing heavyweights begged Akin to drop out of the race after he exposed the Republican party’s extreme views on women’s rights in a recent interview saying a “legitimate rape” could not cause […]

Paul Ryan Debated In Favor Of Stimulus Bill On House Floor In 2002


VIDEO – Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) pleaded for his Republican colleagues to “drop the demagoguery” and pass the Bush stimulus in 2002.  He said the stimulus would “create jobs and help the unemployed”.  Of course, when it came time to pass President Obama’s stimulus in 2009, Paul Ryan demonized stimulus spending, but was then caught begging […]

Republicans Have Tried To Deny Abortions To Rape Victims For Over 30 Years


VIDEO – GOP Rep. Paul Ryan and Rep. Todd Akin co-sponsored a House bill that seeks to redefine rape in an effort to deny rape victims the right to an abortion.  They follow the longtime Republican tradition of attempting to force rape and incest victims to give birth to their attacker’s babies.  The national Republican […]