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Reid Slammed As 'Idiot'

Real Clear Politics | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

“Sadly, Harry Reid has again revealed himself to be an idiot . . .” the tweet began. Nothing too unusual there -- Twitter can be as opprobrious as...

Can Romney Crack the Jewish Vote?

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics
MJ Rosenberg

Between now and November, spreading the lie that Barack Obama is anti-Israel will be the one tactic the right will use to cut into Obama's margin over Romney.

Lieberman Strikes Again

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Joe Lieberman can probably find something in the latest proposal from Russia that he'll be wanting to incorporate in the legislation he is about to introduce.

A Nasty Political Stomping -- What Now?

Stewart Nusbaumer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stewart Nusbaumer

Only a few months ago, the youth of America was preaching that the country was uniting and would move beyond the old battles. Well, do you hear the ring of the alarm clock? The dream is over.

100 Days: "I Was Deeply Moved And Inspired": Lieberman

Connecticut Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Although he supported Republican John McCain for president, Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman has fully embraced Obama-mania. "This is truly a great day ...

Has Joe Lieberman Followed The Ancient Jewish Process of Repentance?

Steven Waldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Waldman

Putting aside the particulars of what Lieberman said during the campaign, I'm pretty sure that "we all do it" is not part of the Jewish tradition for achieving spiritual purity.

An Open Letter To Joe Lieberman

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

I submit to you, Sen. Lieberman, that you were punished yesterday more than you realize. Stick with me on this. I'll explain: it never fully occurred to me how Obama would use his strengths in a position of leadership. Until this week.

Lieberman's Biggest Crime Of All

Bob Geiger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Geiger

Beyond every outward thing Joe Lieberman did in Congress in 2008, he finally came out and admitted through his actions that he is exactly what we've always known he is -- a Republican.

The Daily Szep -- Joe Lieberman... The Turncoat Returns

Paul Szep | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Szep


Bring Joe-Mentum To The G.O.P.

Clifford J. Tasner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clifford J. Tasner

Now that the political tide has turned, it seems like there's no downside to Joe Lieberman taking his Joe-mentum to the G.O.P.!

Harry Reid: What Lieberman Did Was "Wrong"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Harry Reid told CNN Friday that he is unhappy with Joe Lieberman's passionate support of John McCain for president. "Joe Lieberman has done something...

The Reason Lieberman Must Go

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Feldman

The Republican Party falsely accused Obama of hastening the genocide of the Jewish people -- while Sen. Lieberman gave this strategy his seal of approval by campaigning for McCain.

Enter The HuffPost Election Forecast Contest

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Predict the final outcome of the electoral vote, the popular vote, and the party breakdown of the new Senate and House. The winner gets an iPod already loaded with the top songs of the '08 race.

Obama And McCain: Address Gun Violence In America

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Helmke

Tonight, Senators John McCain and Barack Obama will debate each other in a town hall at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. This time, unlike...

McCain's Dogs

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Mrs Palin Goes To Washington

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Bud McFarlane tells me that right now "a friend" of his is working with Palin on foreign affairs. "She's clearly very intelligent," he says. "It's a good sign she hasn't been afraid to say what she doesn't know. That was Ronald Reagan's strength."

Lieberman Nailed It

Glenn Hurowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Glenn Hurowitz

Republicans know something Democrats don't: voters don't vote on the issues, so you might as well do what you believe and portray yourself as a strong leader - and try and actually translate your values into law.

Dems Rebuke Lieberman, Consider Sanctions After RNC Speech

Washington Post | Paul Kane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats officially warned Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman (I-Conn.) on Wednesday that he could face repercussions for delivering a speech at the Republican...

McCain Wanted Lieberman, Advisors Say

The New York Times | Elisabeth Bumiller and Michael Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the end, the choice of his running mate said more about Senator John McCain and his image of himself than it did about Sarah Palin, t...

Rush Limbaugh Fears Lieberman for VP -- And So Do I

Jane Hamsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jane Hamsher

Joe Lieberman is being vetted as a Vice Presidential running mate for John McCain, and it seems to be an option that McCain is seriously considering.

No More Liebermans: Obama Should Pick a Progressive for Veep

Kathryn Kolbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathryn Kolbert

Lieberman arrived on the national stage as the running mate of Gore, whose campaign stressed support of the people over the powerful. We can't afford to have another VP who would undermine the progressive movement from within.

"Partisan" Does Not Mean What Joe Lieberman Thinks It Means

ZP Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
ZP Heller

Lieberman has publicly endorsed McCain and traveled the world on his behalf. And yet he is lecturing us about partisan politics?

Lieberman Must Go!

Robert Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

2008-06-25-liebermanpull.jpgJoe Lieberman is a war hawk, plain and simple. We should render him powerless in 2009.

A Sad and Lonely Lieberman Reaches Out

Max and the Marginalized | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max and the Marginalized

After a lovely missive from our favorite member of the Connecticut For Lieberman Party hit my inbox, we scratched out this song about him -- "Coalition of Turncoats."

Why Does Joe Lieberman Continue to Stand With Hagee?

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

Lieberman knows better. His in-laws survived the Holocaust. I cannot understand how he can justify standing alongside a man who preaches that the murder of millions of Jews somehow had a divine purpose.