Stories by Jane Hamsher

Jane Hamsher blogs at firedoglake and the Huffington Post. subscribe to Jane Hamsher's feed

Posted on: Jan 7, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Reid is about as smooth as a cat in a room full of rocking chairs. He's a hazard to Obama's agenda.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: Firedoglake

MSNBC is saying that they're trying to give Burris an ambassadorship or some other appointment in order to go away quietly.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2009, Source: Firedoglake

People have been worried about how committed Democratic leaders are to passing the bill. Hoyer set everyone straight this morning.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

How do you spell entitlement?

Posted on: Dec 12, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Before the vote, Reid said "I dread looking at Wall Street tomorrow."

Posted on: Dec 11, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Bankrupting Detroit could trigger a global economic meltdown.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

After the past eight years, it's a bit much to stomach someone saying "just shut up and trust me, because I know better."

Posted on: Dec 2, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Cherrypicking information, ignoring facts, generating fake outrage -- the media did their best to create a caricature of Obama.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

This bailout is an "outrage; a lousy deal for the taxpayers."

Posted on: Nov 24, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

"This type of spending is indefensible and unacceptable to Citigroup's new partner and largest investor: the American taxpayer."

Posted on: Nov 23, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Obama is not a super progressive. But he may, be the most progressive person we could have possibly hoped to elect as President of the United States.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

"If I was GM’s CEO, I’d be on a plane to China."

Posted on: Nov 18, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

"It's very clear that the vast majority of the Democratic caucus wants to keep Sen Lieberman as chairman of this committee.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Big Oil, still in the White House.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Let's call a horse a horse folks.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

It's one thing for Obama to forgive Lieberman for his attacks; it's quite another to offer his Homeland Security chairmanship as an olive branch.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

As the members of the Senate contemplate whether or not to retain Lieberman, they should remember these things.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Lieberman's future may be decided by secret ballot.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Lieberman's seniority within the Democratic caucus, and his Chairmanship of the Homeland Security Committee might be in jeopardy. Let's hope so.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

With 4.5 million members, MoveOn is now bigger than the NRA.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

The robocall nobody wants to own.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Next up: "Michele Bachmann parts Red Sea."

Posted on: Oct 20, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

McCain would be the first cancer survivor ever to win the presidency. Good for him

Posted on: Oct 15, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Breaking down the third and final debate.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Bill Maher continues to thrash conservative David Zucker's "An American Carol" for the second week in a row.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

The Author of <i>Obama Nation</i> gets called out by Jane Hamsher ... also deported from Kenya.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

The per-screen average of <i>Religulous</i> was three times that of the conservative film <i>An American Carol</i>.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

McCain came to Washington to lead, and nobody followed.

Posted on: Sep 27, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Bad news, but also good news, for Obama

Posted on: Sep 15, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

You decide.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

John McCain is basically ignoring the public financing laws he praised himself for obeying.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

I'm pretty sure these state funds could have been used in better ways.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Police arrest journalists trying to get the skinny on Democratic senators and VIP donors.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

If these Conservative Dems are eating AT&T's cocktail weenies, they shouldn't be afraid to let their telecom flag fly.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Rush Limbaugh fears a Lieberman VP -- and so do I.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

It's ok, this video is only on the internets so McCain will probably never see it.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

McCain is moving quickly to use the Georgia situation to his advantage. He's got the stage to himself at the moment, and he's using it.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

It's time to ask your representative: are you going to be with us on health care reform, or working to preserve the broken system?

Posted on: Aug 11, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

So far China's marks: '10' for opening ceremonies pageantry, '0' for free speech.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Funny, that's what a lot of Democrats think of his politics.

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