Category Archives: GOP

Answer to Abusive Anti-Worker Post on Humboldt Herald

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-7W  mnemonic:  http://urlet.com/mend.graveyard Anonymous Coward: “You can train monkeys to run equipment these days. They work for bananas, and are probably smarter than most unskilled workers.” You just keep thinking that way.  Go ahead, go on dissing young … Continue reading

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Arizona State Senator, Tea Party Republican Investigated Over Classroom Invasion

shortlink:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-6P  mnemonic: http://urlet.com/pooled.relapse PHOENIX (AP) – An Arizona school is considering hiring armed guards after a state senator barged into a classroom and verbally threatened a teacher over a dispute involving his teenage grandson. Students, teachers and administrators were … Continue reading

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Right Wing Dark Money Steps into California Minimum Wage Fight

By Adolfo Flores, Los Angeles Times   March 27, 2013 shortlink here http://wp.me/p2w2NH-m5   mnemonic:  http://urlet.com/similarly.ax Proposed legislation to raise the state minimum wage could eliminate tens of thousands of jobs and harm the California economy, a small-business advocacy group said. The … Continue reading

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Rand Paul Ramps Up GOP War Against Women – “Fetal Personhood ” Bill Introduced

Sen. Rand Paul introduces ‘fetal personhood’ bill to outlaw abortion By Eric W. Dolan Sunday, March 17, 2013 11:25 EDT Topics: fetal personhood ♦ Rand Paul Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) on Friday introduced so-called “fetal personhood” legislation that would completely … Continue reading

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California GOP Convention: “Crazy People and Bigots”

via KCRA Sacramento: “Harmeet Dhillon, a lawyer from San Francisco, is running to become the party’s statewide vice chairman. In a recent posting on Facebook, Dhillon was accused of sympathizing with terrorists by Vera Eyzendooren, president of the San Bernardino … Continue reading

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