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Cantor staffer linked to ordinance that helped close Virginia’s busiest abortion clinic

The busiest abortion clinic in the state of Virginia has closed after a part-time Fairfax City councilmember and full-time staffer for House Majority Leader Eric Cantor pushed for a last-minute ordinance to place additional restrictions on women’s health clinics just as it was relocating to a new space. Court records…

Bachmann urges ‘spanking’ for Obama to take away his ‘magic wand’

President Barack Obama (D) may throw the 2014 House races to his Democratic allies by producing a “magic wand” that grants non-citizens the right to vote in U.S. elections, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) said in a video published Monday. “It’s my prediction that the House Republicans could put themselves in…

Watch MSNBC host’s epic rant over myths about sluts, anchor babies and LGBT pedophiles

MSNBC host Thomas Roberts on Monday said his network was not doing enough to dispel myths that women who used birth control were “sluts,” immigrants just came to the United States to have “anchor babies” and LGBT people were pedophiles and disease carriers. In the wake of the George Zimmerman…

Fox News host agrees that Black Panthers somehow caused Zimmerman trial

Fox News guest J. Christian Adams, a right-wing blogger and author who previously worked for the Department of Justice and contributes to Pajamas Media and Breitbart, claimed on Monday morning that the New Black Panthers, and not the body of a teen killed by a gunshot wound, were secretly the…

Gingrich: Pro-Trayvon protesters prepared to be a ‘lynch mob’

Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich on Monday compared the protests in support of slain African-American teen Trayvon Martin to a “lynch mob.” Gingrich spoke to CNN’s Michaela Pereira on Monday morning after people around the country reacted to a jury’s decision on Saturday to find George Zimmerman not guilty…

CBS host confronts Republican rep.: House farm bill is ‘welfare for the wealthy’

CBS host Bob Schieffer on Sunday confronted Republican Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) after his fellow Republicans in the House stripped food stamps from the farm bill. “You pass a farm bill in the House that gives billions of dollars, much of it to large corporations that own farms,” Schieffer noted.…

Tucker Carlson: Jessie Jackson, Al Sharpton are ‘hustlers and pimps’

Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Sunday said he was outraged that the media portrayed Jessie Jackson and Al Sharpton as civil rights leaders because both men were simply “hustlers and pimps.” The morning after a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty for the murder of Trayvon Martin, Fox…

Rove: Obama ‘ripped us apart’ by sympathizing with Trayvon’s parents

Republican strategist Karl Rove on Sunday accused President Barack Obama of tearing the country apart by sympathizing with the parents of slain teen Trayvon Martin. During a panel discussion on Fox News Sunday, host Chris Wallace asked Rove to respond to the possibility that the Justice Department could pursue civil…

Rick Perry insists ‘justice system is color blind’ after Zimmerman verdict

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Sunday praised a Florida jury’s decision to find former neighborhood watchmen George Zimmerman not guilty of murdering Trayvon Martin, and insisted that the case had not been influenced by race because “the justice system is color blind.” “A very thoughtful case was made by…

King: ‘I don’t remember’ 2012 debate on immigration so reform is a ‘mistake’

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) asserted on Sunday that Republicans should not support immigration reform because he couldn’t remember President Barack Obama and former Republican nominee Mitt Romney debating the topic during the 2012 election. In an interview on Fox News, King told host Chris Wallace that it was “a mistake…

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