Psaki Frets Media Giving Credit to Hostage Taking GOP in Debt Deal
On Sunday afternoon's edition of Inside With Jen Psaki, the former Biden White House Press Secretary turned MSNBC host took to the airwaves whining about congressional Republicans like Speaker Kevin McCarthy getting credit in the media, and in official Washington, for working out an agreement with President Joe Biden to raise the debt ceiling. Proving that she is still essentially a…
Ticking Time Bomb: Social Security & Medicare Are Broke
Social Security is toast. So is Medicare. Too many of us old people live longer, so there are not enough working people to support us. Soon both Social Security and Medicare will be broke. Our politicians don’t have the guts to do anything about it. Or even talk about it. It’s easy to see why. Recently, France’s president, trying to keep his country’s pension system from going broke, raised…
Our Fake Spending Debates
This week, Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and President Joe Biden cut a deal to raise the debt limit. The breakthrough came after three months of Biden pledging not to even negotiate over the debt limit. Instead, Biden was forced to concede to a 1% cap on increases for non-military spending, a cutback on IRS funding, a clawback of some unspent COVID-19 allocations, and addition…
Scarborough: Forget the Fall, Reaganesque Biden 'Crushed the Extremes'
On today's Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough brushed aside Joe Biden's Close Encounter of the Sandbag Kind. Instead, in absurdly glowing terms, Biden toady Scarborough hailed the prez's deal with McCarthy as a monumental, Reaganesque, achievement.
After Debt Deal, King Wonders If Biden Can Make 'Centrism' 'Sexy'
CNN’s Friday edition of Inside Politics turned into a Biden 2024 ad as host John King previewed Biden’s Oval Office address on the debt limit deal by asking his assembled panel if he could make “centrism, compromise sexy.”
Wagner Throws a Fit Over Dems Needing to Work with GOP on Debt Deal
“Thieves! Fire! Murder!” This exclamation uttered by Radagast the Brown in the movie The Hobbit was not too far off from MSNBC’s Alex Wagner’s characterization of the GOP House Freedom Caucus members who opposed the McCarthy-Biden debt ceiling deal on her eponymous show on Tuesday night.
Scarborough Brags He Told Mark Meadows To Cut Spending? Video Says NO
How trustworthy is Joe Scarborough when he starts telling stories about his lecturing private lunches from six years ago? Today, Scarborough claims he told then-Congressman Mark Meadows back in 2017 that the House Republicans need to focus on spending less government money. But that's nothing like what he said on MSNBC in 2017, when he said the Trump budget was "nothing less than hateful." …
NY Times Encourages What Even Yellen Called a ‘Constitutional Crisis’
Shortly after recommending that President Joe Biden sign a fiscally irresponsible debt limit deal, the great minds at The New York Times pushed for what even Biden Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has called a “constitutional crisis.”
No Will, No Way to Halt Serious Spending
“Where there’s a will, there’s a way” is an old and familiar quotation, often attributed to Albert Einstein, who was on to something almost as significant as E=MC2. What if there is no will, is there still a way? It doesn’t seem likely. In Washington, will has come to die to paraphrase Ron DeSantis, governor of Florida and now Republican presidential candidate. Rarely is anything significant…
Jennings Schools CNN 'Historian' Rewriting History of Debt Limit Talks
Days after House Republican Speaker Kevin McCarthy and President Biden announced they had a bipartisan deal to raise the debt ceiling, left-wing CNN historian Douglas Brinkley tried Tuesday on CNN Tonight to rewrite history in order to give Biden credit for coming to the table to negotiate. Unfortunately for Brinkley, Republican political strategist and senior political commentator…
AUDIO: Mark Levin Shreds Rep. Jamie Raskin on Debt Ceiling
Conservative radio host Mark Levin recently took far-left Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) to the woodshed for outrageous comments he made about the debt ceiling and how President Joe Biden could circumvent it.
Scarborough Decries People On TV Paid To Say Things Are Catastrophic
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough, in a moment of utter obliviousness, praising Biden and McCarthy for acting like adults in reaching a debt limit deal, says: "There are days we should wake up and say, you know what? Things are getting done. And it's not always quite as bleak and catastrophic as people who get paid a lot of money to say it is."
STUDY: TV News Blamed GOP, Not Big-Spending Dems, for Debt Drama
In their coverage of the just-concluded debt ceiling stand-off, ABC, CBS and NBC put the onus for a potential default on Republicans, ignored the dangers of the rising national debt, and hyped GOP proposals to trim spending as extreme attempts to “gut” or “slash” liberal programs.
CNN Claims Work Requirements Are Offensive to Poor People
In the aftermath of House Republican Speaker Kevin McCarthy and President Joe Biden announcing a deal in principle to raise the debt ceiling, CNN’s State of the Union brought on one of their political commentators, Ashley Allison who absurdly claimed that Congressional Republicans insisting on work requirements for those on welfare benefits are “offensive to poor people.”