If John Kasich were king, he’d… abolish teachers lounges?!!

See below if you missed John Kasich say if he were “King in America,” he would “abolish all teachers lounges, where they sit together and worry about, oh woe is us.” Here’s our response: “Teachers are among the hardest working women and men in America. John Kasich’s insults of teachers are as horrible as his policies. Under John Kasich, Ohio…

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Governor Walker’s Health Plan: Lots of ‘Repeal’, Not Much ‘Replace’

For the last five years, the Republican response to the Affordable Care Act has been “Repeal and Replace.” Governor Walker’s health plan – if it can even be called that – shows that the “replace” part of the GOP’s “repeal and replace” mantra is a farce. Here’s what Walker’s repeal plan would do: -          Immediately throw 19 million Americans off…

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Here’s what the Republican presidential candidates have to say about voting rights

“While Republican presidential candidates jockey for access to the debate stage, they’re going out of their way to make it harder for all Americans to access the ballot box.” – Michael Tyler, DNC spokesperson Scott Walker: On signing into law Wisconsin’s restrictive voter ID law, Scott Walker remarked, “this one’s obviously special.” When later asked to document the number of…

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Top Wisconsin Reporters Discuss Walker’s Scandal-Plagued WEDC… and it’s not good news for Scott Walker.

Yesterday, some of Wisconsin’s top political journalists discussed the ongoing problems with Scott Walker’s Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) on the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s “JS on Politics” panel hosted by Greg Borowski. Key excerpts: Patrick Marley,  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel statehouse reporter: “WEDC was created in 2011, sort of the flagship of the Governor and Republican legislators as a way to…

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Now, Scott Walker is lying about his jobs agency

Today, Scott Walker said that the problems with his failed jobs agency – the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation — were “literally about cases that happened four years ago.” (watch it here). Except not so much. Just this year: WEDC considered awarding a company named Green Box even more incentives as recently as February, even though its founder owed millions of…

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“How to be cool” according to Scott Walker

Yesterday, “cool expert” Scott Walker told America that he thinks the minimum wage is a lame idea. Since we know you definitely take your tips on what’s cool and what’s lame from Scott Walker, here are a few more. “Lame”: Minimum wage “Cool”: Ultrasounds “Bogus”: Equal pay On fleek: Taking away workers’ bargaining rights The pits: Immigration PHAT: Self-deportation Real…

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New DNC Video – Rick Perry: Courage

Rick Perry will be campaigning in South Carolina today, and while he’s there we expect he will continue trying to spin two felony charges as a positive. So here at the DNC we thought we’d help him out by making an indictment ad for him.  Unfortunately for Perry, it seems the only thing the Governor really has going for him…

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Shot/Chaser: Ben Carson’s 2016 Momentum

SHOT: WaPo Headline: Ben Carson: Obamacare worst thing ‘since slavery’ SHOT: Washington Times Headline: Ben Carson: America’s now ‘very much like Nazi Germany’ CHASER: Des Moines Register Headline: “Ben Carson wins Polk County GOP presidential straw poll”  

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