North Dakota is establishing itself as the most anti-abortion state in the nation with "personhood" bills that are working their way through the GOP-dominated Legislature.SEE ALSO: North Dakota Capitol reporters repeatedly warned about wearing revealing clothing
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A few days before Christmas, The Journal News, A Gannett-owned newspaper covering Westchester and Rockland counties in suburban New York City, used public information to publish an interactive online map with the names and addresses of NYC-area handgun permit holders.SEE ALSO: Minnesota law already ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Norm Coleman blasts Cali Democrat John Burton after he compares Paul Ryan to Goebbels-- Mitt Romney blames Wisconsin's problems on Obama, ignores Scott Walker [VIDEO]-- Obama shouts out Warroad-based, Romney-supporting Marvin Windows [VIDEO]The American Future Fund will spend $207,000 to ... More >>
Just a night before today's scheduled eviction hearing, MNGOP chair Pat Shortridge announced that his party won't become homeless after all. In a statement released last night, Shortridge said the MNGOP has "reached a confidential agreement with our landlord, Hub Properties, that will allow us to fu ... More >>
Al Franken got emotional on the Senate floor today while speaking on behalf of reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.Franken broke down while recalling the late Sheila Wellstone's vision of an America where women who are fleeing domestic violence don't have to worry about becoming homeless. ... More >>
Tim Pawlenty's ill-fated decision to pin the fortunes of his Presidential bid on the Ames straw poll was one of the top ten political blunders of this year, according to Alexander Burns of Politico."Pawlenty advisers now reflect with some frustration that if they had treated the Ames contest for ... More >>
Good news, Obama: Bachmann doesn't think you're worse than slavery. Michele Bachmann and the FAMiLY LEADER have thought about it, and decided they didn't really mean that slavery was a good thing for black families. After a dust-up when Bachmann signed the pro-marriage, anti-everything else pledg ... More >>
There was no "primal scream" about Bachmann.The battle between Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann is entertaining enough without journalists fabricating quotes. But that didn't stop an editor at Politico, and now the go-to site for every dedicated Beltway news junkie has issued an apology.
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We'll have to wait for another movie trailer in order to see T-Paw's speech last night.We'd tell you what Tim Pawlenty said last night at his fundraiser in Minneapolis, but the press wasn't invited. No worries though, because it's almost a given by now that T-Paw's stump speech will be cooked ... More >>
Tim Pawlenty faces the also-rans.Tim Pawlenty wanted to look like bona fide presidential material tonight on Fox News, facing down the likes of Mitt Romney, Mike Huckabee and Newt Gingrich in a GOP debate from South Carolina.
But those folks are not showing up. Neither is Michele Bachmann, n ... More >>
It's a conspiracy alright. But a Republican conspiracy.Michele Bachmann wants two things now: To be taken seriously, and to win the No. 4 position in the House leadership ranks. The problem is, she keeps on spouting batshit craziness.
It's hard to win the hearts and minds of folks like soon- ... More >>
Ellison calls for cool heads to prevail after attack on flotilla of humanitarian activistsSaying he's "deeply shocked and saddened" by an Israeli attack on Palestinian humanitarian activists in international waters that resulted in at least nine civilian deaths," U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison calle ... More >>
After making a slightly offhanded comment about the number of 9/11 truthers in his Minnesota district, Rep. Collin Peterson was called out by the state GOP and has now apologized in case you were offended.
Word on the rumor mill is that Obama might tap retired Minnesota congressional Republican Jim Ramstad to head the National Drug Control Policy. Because nothing says "change we can believe in" quite ... More >>