RNC bests DNC in August fundraising The DNC has now raised almost $133 million. Follow Philip Elliott on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/philip_elliott Politics & Government Republican National Committee Democratic National Committee 09/20/2014 - 9:05 am | View Link
RNC bests DNC in August fundraising But the DNC prevailed in six of the first seven months this year. The RNC has now raised more than $150 million since January 2013. The DNC has now raised almost $133 million. Follow Philip Elliott on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/philip_elliott 09/20/2014 - 4:38 am | View Link
‘Over The Line’: Even The DNC Blasts Liberal Website’s Attempt To Cast GOP Spokesman As Skinhead Check out the image TPM used while tweeting a link to the same article: RNC spokesman is furious the GOP has been lumped with Bundy (VIDEO): http://t.co/YzOjewcBWC pic.twitter.com/2fUyJQ4XFq ... then-counterpart at the DNC, shaved his head for a ... 04/25/2014 - 11:43 am | View Link
BLACK TWITTER RALLIES BEHIND EBONY EDITOR As far as Twitter “beefs” go, this was minor to say the least. So, it was interesting that the RNC found it necessary to issue a letter about the situation to a publication that it views as having a black liberal agenda. If the DNC were to publish ... 03/31/2014 - 10:08 am | View Link
DNC Raises a Bit More Than RNC in February The DNC raised about $350,000 more than Republicans last month ... Executive Change Is Latest Hint of Chrome-Android Marriage Twitter Facebook Email Comments 2 Millions of Consumers to Gain Access to Credit Scores Twitter Facebook Email Comments 3 03/20/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Link
Democrats.org Democratic women from across the country spent two days gathered together to hear from First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Former Secretary of State ... 10/19/2014 - 2:00 am | View Website
Julián Castro's DNC Keynote Speech Mayor Julián Castro of San Antonio delivered the keynote speech Tuesday night at the 2012 Democratic National Convention, the same speech that propelled ... 10/18/2014 - 8:09 pm | View Website
RNC picks Cleveland for 2016 | TheHill The Republican presidential nominating convention is slated for either June 28 or July 18. 10/18/2014 - 7:41 pm | View Website
RNC defends DNC chairwoman as a 'working mother' | TheHill Republicans are trying to turn the "war on women" back on Democrats. 10/16/2014 - 11:29 am | View Website
David Axelrod smack-tweets Hillary Clinton – CNN ... David Axelrod, former adviser to President Barack Obama, hit back Tuesday against Hillary Clinton's recent criticism of Obama's foreign policy. Just to ... 08/13/2014 - 2:01 am | View Website
Happy Monday, all!
Welcome to a fresh, new week, which hasn't beaten the crap out of us yet!
Of course, there's the small matter of needing to read and discuss the news. But I'll do my best to beat the crap out of the news before it beats the crap out of you.
Hong Kong's leader has claimed that "external forces" are participating in student-led pro-democracy protests that have occupied parts of this financial capital for more than three weeks, but provided no evidence to back his accusation.
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's statement in a televised interview Sunday was the first time he has alleged foreign involvement in the unrest, echoing accusations by China's central government, which also has not backed them with any evidence.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE…
Ebola Hysteria: Maine Edition
Sorry, rest of the United states. This is going to be hard to top for sheer nuttery:
A teacher at Strong Elementary School was placed on a 21-day paid leave of absence after parents told the school board they were concerned that she might have been exposed to Ebola during a trip to Dallas.
She was there for a conference.
U. S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them.
Speaking in the Indonesian capital on Monday, Kerry told reporters that the administration understood ally Turkey's concerns about supplying the Kurds, who are linked to a Kurdish group that Ankara fiercely opposes.
But, he said the situation is such in the besieged town of Kobani that the resupplies were deemed absolutely necessary in a "crisis moment."
"Let me say very respectfully to our allies the Turks that we understand fully the fundamentals of their opposition and ours to any kind of terrorist group and particularly obviously the challenges they face with respect the PKK," Kerry said.