The U.S. government is shutdown and the partisan blame game has already started. Sifting through the spin and B.S. can be tough, but thankfully the Nevada Ledger is here to give you a quick rundown in 2 minutes of your time. Let’s recap the facts: Trump wants help for DREAMers in the bill. Donald Trump […]
Apparently, Sheldon Adelson is set on protecting the way of American life from socialism, Democrats, and George Soros, a well-known philanthropist and supporter of progressive / liberal causes, and he won’t stop at using money to influence elections to do it. In an interview for an upcoming Forbes magazine issue, Adelson speaks out about his […]
Let me see if I have this right. Once upon a time there was a President. His name was Bill Clinton. Bill was a member of an organization called Democrats. All across the land Bill’s subjects prospered. The wealth of the treasury grew in size, increasing the amount of money the kingdom had and could […]
Alan Grayson, one of my favorites, is setting up to re-run for the House of Representatives. He is a Democrat from Orlando, Florida. He is no shrinking violet. In an interview with Talking Points Memo [TPM], “Grayson, stood by his famous claim that the Republican health care plan is to “die quickly,” among other similar […]
With the exception of 9-11, a review of some of the most significant attacks against the U.S. reveals more Americans than foreigners being the bad guy. Take a look. Extra points if you find the Muslim.(Hint: you won’t).
Americans have a comically short political memory, but what is happening in the Republican Party is simply unprecedented. They are actively working to cripple the financial reforms that were put in place to prevent a repeat of the financial crisis that plunged this country into the worst recession since the Great Depression. And what is […]
Republicans are not interested in reducing the country’s deficit. If they were, they would have taken the deal President Obama offered them and run with it. In fact, if they were rational at all, they would have taken the deal Obama offered them and held a celebration. They are not going to get a better […]
By now, everyone has heard that Ensign is resigning his senate seat effective May 3, 2011. At first glance, his retirement announcement might seem like he finally gets it, that he acknowledges his actions were unbecoming the office he represents and his resignation is a fitting and just consequence. But no, that’s not what it’s about. Ensign just pulled the scoop of the decade.