Posts Categorized: Election 2010

Joe Miller Won’t Stop Complaining

Joe Miller’s a lawyer. Today, he filed a “reply memorandum” to “delay certification of the US Senate Election until a series of voting irregularities, that could affect the ultimate outcome of the Race.” By capitalizing “race,” is he referring to the election or Caucasians? Probably not, but he said, “The campaign asked a US Federal… Read more »

Bachmann Drops Bid for Leadership Role in the Next House

Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann (TP-R) has dropped her bid to be the next Republican Conference leader – the number 4 position in the House. Bachmann said that the GOP’s preferred candidate had “demonstrated his commitment to limited government, reduced spending and lower taxes, and he will be a strong voice for the Tea Party’s call… Read more »

Rand Paul Campaign Worker Charged With Assault

Following last month’s savage beating of a MoveOn.org activist at a Rand Paul campaign event, the assailant, Tim Proffitt, has been charged with assault for allegedly stomping on 23-year-old Lauren Valle. The incident was caught on tape and the video clearly shows Proffitt stomping on Valle. Proffitt claims he thought the peace activist was a… Read more »

Keith Olbermann Suspension Lifted

Last week, Keith Olbermann was told to stay home after his MSNBC bosses learned about donations the host of “Countdown on Keith Olbermann” made to Democratic candidates in this year’s elections.

Dems Lose Big

Democrats took it on the chin last night. Republicans and Tea Party Republicans landed one body blow after another before delivering the knockout punch. Republicans took 60 House seats and at least 6 Senate positions away from the Democrats. That means that Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) will become the next Speaker of the United States… Read more »

John Kerry’s Funny Statement About Reid Victory

John Kerry (D-MA) slaps around Politico, Huffington Post and pundits while he reassures us that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is not simply Dracula or even just Lazarus. “Politico was wrong, Huffington Post was wrong, hell, all the pundits were wrong. Harry Reid isn’t just Dracula, he isn’t just Lazarus, he’s our Leader and… Read more »

Joe Miller Is Now Dead Last

A few weeks ago, heck a few days ago, Tea Party Republican Joe Miller was leading the US Senate race in Alaska, but now a new poll puts him dead last. A Hays Research Group poll released today shows write-in candidate Lisa Murkowski in the lead with 34 percent and Democrat Scott McAdams with 29… Read more »

O’Donnell Threatens Radio Station With Lawsuit Over Video

On Tuesday, Delaware’s Tea Party Republican senatorial candidate Christine O’Donnell appeared on WDEL’s “The Rick Jensen Show.” After the interview ended, O’Donnell threatened to sue the radio station if they didn’t turn over video tape of the interview so it could be destroyed. O’Donnell herself threatened the station with a lawsuit if the video was… Read more »

Cops Called to Arrest Democratic Voter at Eric Cantor Meet-and-Greet

In Kentucky, campaign workers do the beat-downs, but in Virginia, the police do it. Virginia’s Congressman Eric Cantor represents the 7th district. He running against Democrat Rick Waugh. Cantor refuses to debate his opponent, but he publicized on his Web site a meet-and-great to allows voters the opportunity to ask him questions. Well, Democrat John… Read more »

Sharron Angle’s Latest Racist Ad

Despite being attacked for her flagrant racist campaign ads, Sharron Angle has not backed down. In fact, in her latest ad she doubles-down by pandering to her belief that white Nevadans are scared of brown people.

Rand Paul Supporters Beat Up Woman (Update)

Here’s a new video of Rand Paul supporters beating up a woman at an event yesterday. Since when did it become acceptable to beat up anybody at a campaign rally, much less a man beating up a woman? What a bunch of redneck sissies – pick on someone your own size. Perhaps the attacker was… Read more »

More Tea Party Racism

Talking Points Memo received some e-mail messages sent by a Texas Tea Party group called the King Street Patriots to a group in Houston that’s registering voters. I know we’re not supposed to refer to the Tea Party groups as organizations of racists, but you know what, that’s what they are so deal with it…. Read more »

Polls Show GOP Might Pick up Three Senate Seats

The polls are bouncing all over the place in the Senate races so take everything you hear about polls with a huge chunk of salt, but here’s my latest analysis. For awhile the polls were clearly trending for big GOP wins in the Senate, but now not so much. Data Analysis for October 21, 2010… Read more »

Karl Rove’s Super PAC is Lying to you

According to PolitiFact.org, all of these “Super PAC” ads you’ve been seeing on TV in Florida, Illinois, Nevada, Washington, Pennsylvania and Kentucky are a pack of lies. Of 31 claims in TV ads that PolitiFact has checked from groups such as American Crossroads and the Patriot Majority PAC, the vast majority have earned a Half… Read more »