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Posted on: Oct 15, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

On his Fox News show, Neil Cavuto claimed the stock market rebound is evidence of a "Bush recovery".

Posted on: Oct 13, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Limbaugh, it seems, is a little put off by Beck's enormous viewer base.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

In his speech to the Human Rights Campaign this weekend, President Obama pledged to "end" Don't Ask, Don't Tell.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Bachmann once again demonstrated her true love for Fox News.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

This guy's nuttier than a fruitcake.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"I don’t think the Democrats need to be on defense," Rep. Grayson said. "I think we should be on the offense and not the defense, and that’s where I plan to stay."

Posted on: Sep 29, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

In spite of this statement, Bolton, the former U.S. Ambassador to the UN, stopped short of endorsing the policy's dissolution.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Top GOP figures urge viewers to click on Fox Nation.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Chairman Steele withdraws support for Rep. Kirk over cap-and-trade vote.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

He reiterated his hope that Republicans will vote for his bill by the time a vote comes up

Posted on: Sep 15, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Yesterday, Rep. Steve King, R-IA, began circulating a letter defending Joe Wilson. He went so far as to agree that the Confederate flag should fly in S.C.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Rep. Joe Wilson’s (R-SC) shameful screed from the back-benches of the congressional gallery last night has made him a cause célèbre for the far right.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Former GOP presidential candidate Tom Tancredo mocks Moore's latest film, "Capitalism: A Love Story." Then he asks for money.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Johnny Piper, mayor of Clarksville, TN, forwarded an e-mail urging "patriotic Americans" to protest a postal stamp commemorating an Islamic holiday.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

According to a new poll, twenty percent said they think he was born elsewhere, and 29 percent said they weren't sure.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

At an Arizona town-hall meeting on health-care reform, Sen. John McCain endorsed the "death to Grandma" lie.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"I don't think evolution should be associated with our school," said one parent, who teaches in the district.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The meeting, a result of Sanford's extramarital affair and misuse of taxpayer money, is slated to take place this weekend.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"Wire me up," Mr. Ridge said, according to a book by <i>New York Times</i> reporter Eric Lichtblau. "Not a chance."

Posted on: Aug 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Anyone surprised?

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