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Obama Hurls 'Stinkburger' Slam At Paul Ryan

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.03.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama said the budget proposed by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday is a "stinkburger." Obama made the comments while speaking in...

Prosperity for Whom?

Rep. Charles Rangel | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics
Rep. Charles Rangel

We should let our moral compass guide us as America decides how its tax dollars are spent. The Republicans and President Obama are offering two different visions of prosperity. The question is, "Prosperity for whom?"

Darwin: Scientist but Not Economist

Mike Lux | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics
Mike Lux

President Obama's speech this week went after the extremists who control the Republican Party hard, and he nailed it. I was glad to see him explicitly tie Ryan and Romney to their Social Darwinist ancestors.

What Did Obama Mean?

AP | JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Social Darwinism, a popular topic in the 19th and early 20th centuries, is making its way into modern American politics. President...

Nikki Haley Accuses Obama Of 'Bullying His Way'

Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

President Obama is becoming a "bully" on some issues that are key to his administration, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (R) charged on Wednesday morn...

Obama Attacks 'Radical' Ryan Plan

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 06.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In combative campaign form, President Barack Obama accused Republican leaders on Tuesday of becoming so radical and dangerously rig...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama: Paul Ryan's Budget is 'Nothing But Thinly Veiled Social Darwinism' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In remarks later Tuesday, President Barack Obama will slam the Republican budget plan put forward by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as "nothing...

Jennifer Bendery

Carney: Backers of Paul Ryan's Budget Have 'Severely Diminished Capacity' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House Press Secretary Jay Carney on Wednesday blasted the House Republican budget proposal unveiled this week and said that anyone...

Obama Paints Rising Republican Star As GOP Face For 2012

McClatchy | Steven Thomma | Posted 06.25.2011 | Politics

Eager to start campaigning for re-election next year, President Barack Obama isn't waiting for the Republican Party to nominate a rival. He's running ...