By Ashe Schow | 06/19/14 09:29 AM
Oh dear, someone called former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton "feisty" and now ThinkProgress is out crying sexism. CNN host Christiane Amanpour – a woman, if you didn’t know – said that Clinton "got quite feisty" during her interview Tuesday with Diane Sawyer – another woman (just...
By Ashe Schow | 06/17/14 03:18 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis doesn't want Texans to think of her as an abortion candidate -- the issues page of her campaign website doesn't even mention health care of any kind. So it's a curious choice then for the campaign to be raffling off a pair of signed pink tennis...
By Ashe Schow | 06/17/14 01:46 PM
From one scandal to another. The Obama administration is now shifting focus to Benghazi - which President Obama said was “phony” - announcing that one of the ringleaders of the attack, Ahmed Abu Khattala, had been captured on Sunday in Libya by U.S. forces. "I recently authorized an...
By Ashe Schow | 06/17/14 01:42 PM
Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., wouldn't tell Politico whether he would vote for Obamacare again, sending an e-mail dodging the question and saying the law “isn't perfect” and he would “work to make it better.” It seems the Democrat — facing a tough re-election — is trying to gain favor...
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 04:51 PM
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy appeared to agree Friday night that the agency is indeed fighting a “war on coal.” McCarthy, speaking with comedian Bill Maher on his HBO program, “Real Time,” was answering a direct question about whether the EPA’s “clean...
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 03:34 PM
Planned Parenthood now claims it lied to an undercover investigator looking to determine if an employee had been fired. Last week, the pro-life group Live Action revealed undercover footage of a Planned Parenthood staffer at an Indianapolis clinic giving fetish sex advice to a 15-year-old...
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 02:03 PM
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 01:32 PM
Forget about the growing scandal involving substandard health care for our nation's veterans, the Veterans Affairs Department knows where the real threat is -- on the oceans.
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 12:21 PM
Focusing on politician gaffes is really wrong, you guys. Eric Boehlert of Media Matters — the left-wing media website that spent 2012 pointing out every Mitt Romney misstep — says so. In an article about the media's focus on Hillary Clinton's gaffes last week, Boehlert bemoans the coverage.
By Ashe Schow | 06/13/14 01:18 PM
Something is amiss in the race to represent Iowa in the U.S. Senate. First, Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, used a "chick" in a campaign ad against his female opponent, Republican Joni Ernst.
By Ashe Schow | 06/13/14 10:09 AM
I’m hesitant to give credence to this drivel, but some things are just so ridiculous they need to be mocked. Apparently, Father’s Day is just another way of perpetuating the patriarchal dominance that is so rampant in American society. Forget that Mother’s Day is also a thing, that’s...
By Ashe Schow | 06/13/14 09:56 AM
Nick Offerman, best known for his role as staunch Libertarian Ron Swanson on “Parks and Recreation,” had some interesting observations about House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., and the rest of Washington. Offerman, speaking at the Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association...
By Ashe Schow | 06/12/14 06:52 PM
Planned Parenthood claimed Wednesday that it had fired an employee who gave sexual experimentation advice to a 15-year-old girl, but new evidence suggests the employee was not actually fired. During an undercover investigation in March by the pro-life group Live Action, a Planned Parenthood...
By Ashe Schow | 06/12/14 02:40 PM
Fired New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson will start teaching journalism at Harvard University this fall, according to a press release from the Ivy League college.
By Ashe Schow | 06/12/14 01:47 PM
“After nearly nine years, America’s war in Iraq will be over," President Obama said on Oct. 21, 2011. But now, the Obama administration is promoting a new fund to fight terrorism following Iraq's recent plunge into chaos. New White House press secretary Josh Earnest, in a statement...
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