WATCH: Quinn Welcomes Rauner To General Election With Minimum Wage Attack Ad

WATCH: Quinn Welcomes Rauner To General Election With Minimum Wage Attack Ad

Just hours after billionaire venture capitalist Bruce Rauner won the Republican nomination for governor in Illinois, incumbent Democrat Pat Quinn welcomed him to the general elect ...

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A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

A Farewell To Crazy: What Went Wrong For Steve Stockman

Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr One of the strangest, least effective campaigns in recent memory came to an ignominious end on Tuesday night, when U.S. Representative Steve Stockm ...

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WATCH: Why The Minimum Wage Should Be At Least $18 An Hour

WATCH: Why The Minimum Wage Should Be At Least $18 An Hour

Democrats are still pushing to raise the minimum wage, even after a report from the Congressional Budget Office helped Republicans make the hollow argument against raising the low ...

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The 2014 Factor No One Is Talking About — Seniors Are Turning On The GOP

The 2014 Factor No One Is Talking About — Seniors Are Turning On The GOP

Congressional Republicans have passed a budget, raised the debt limit and punted on immigration reform with one goal in mind. They want to make the 2014 midterm elections about Ob ...

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5 Reasons The GOP Caved On The Debt Limit

5 Reasons The GOP Caved On The Debt Limit

RIP, debt ceiling crises. It's obvious that Republicans have lost their old passion for holding the global economy hostage. Their final demands would have required Democrats to ag ...

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GOP Strategists: If Republicans Focus On White Voters, They’re Doomed In 2016… And Beyond

GOP Strategists: If Republicans Focus On White Voters, They’re Doomed In 2016… And Beyond

Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has given us a preview of what his alibi will be if he can't lead his caucus through the complicated dance it will take to pass substantive immigration ...

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Senate GOP Denies Help To The Long-Term Unemployed — Again

Senate GOP Denies Help To The Long-Term Unemployed — Again

The Republican minority in the Senate has narrowly defeated the Democratic majority's third attempt to extend emergency benefits for the long-term unemployed. The three-month exte ...

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5 Reasons Republicans May Blow Their Third Chance To Take The Senate

5 Reasons Republicans May Blow Their Third Chance To Take The Senate

Republicans want you to think they're ready to kick some butt in 2014. They're giddily sharing a new article from Politico that says Democrats have given up on the House in hopes ...

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Poll: Rick Scott Erases Deficit In Florida Gubernatorial Race

Poll: Rick Scott Erases Deficit In Florida Gubernatorial Race

Florida governor Rick Scott, a Republican, has all but erased Democratic challenger Charlie Crist's huge lead, and now trails the former governor by a statistically insignificant ...

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