Republican congresswoman doesn’t back down on Obamacare horror stories. Just one little problem …

By rss@dailykos.com (Jen Hayden) Obamacare “horror” stories only, please? Oh, Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers. In the words of Kenny Rogers, “you’ve got to know when to hold ‘em….and know when to fold ‘em.” After yesterday’s story on the surprising response she got from constituents when she asked for “Obamacare” nightmares, she doubled-down with a press […]

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How Senate Democrats Will Choose Their Next Leader

By Ron Elving Closed-door leadership elections are held on a given day, but really take place over years of interaction and commerce among caucus members. Ideology and issues are not the paramount concern. » E-Mail This >> READ MORE << SOURCE ARTICLE: : http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2015/03/27/395787288/how-the-senate-will-choose-harry-reids-successor?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=politics

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Arkansas ‘right to discriminate’ bill clears Senate, may soon head to governor’s desk

By rss@dailykos.com (Kerry Eleveld) Arkansas is apparently jealous of all the attention Indiana is getting, so it’s back for another whack at LGBT hate. They enacted a different hate law last month that prohibited any jurisdictions from passing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT folks. Now they’ve passed a “religious freedom” bill that will ensure the right […]

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Midday open thread: Registration rules reduce votes by millions, GDP growth misses expectations

By rss@dailykos.com (Meteor Blades) Today’s comic by Mark Fiore is Imagine Republican dough: What’s coming up on Sunday Kos … NRA targets Loretta Lynch, by Denise Oliver Velez Just how many elected officials are there in the United States? The answer is mind-blowing, by David Nir What presidents can do: the Supreme Court, by Armando […]

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