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GOP Lawmaker Tells Offensive Joke -- Again

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

A Republican lawmaker in Minnesota compared food stamp recipients to wild animals at a Tea Party event over the weekend, the second time she's told th...

Homeless in Columbia: Photo ID and the Silent Voting Bloc (VIDEO)

Paul Bowers | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Paul Bowers

If you're used to instant gratification, homelessness might not be for you. I found that out during our three days on the streets, and it became especially evident later when I walked (literally) through the steps of obtaining a photo ID.

South Carolina Lt. Governor Backtracks: Andre Bauer Calls Welfare 'Cycle Of Dependency'

The Huffington Post | Jeremy Binckes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Andre Bauer, the Lt. Governor of South Carolina who had apologized for equating welfare recipients to stray animals, appears to be taking back that sh...

GOP "Leaders" Dis Minorities And Poor...Again

Douglas MacKinnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Douglas MacKinnon

In case you missed it, Republican Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer of South Carolina compared people who take public assistance to stray animals. Stray animals.

Jon Stewart Blasts GOP Candidate For Comparing School Kids To Stray Animals (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart took some time to thank South Carolina last night for the comedic gold it's provided the show (again). From Mark Sanford to Joe Wilson to ...

Andre Bauer, GOP Candidate: People On Public Assistance Are Like 'Stray Animals'

The State | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer said Saturday he could have chosen his words more carefully when he compared people who take public assistance to stray animals F...