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Fox News host: Woman can ‘go get a job elsewhere’ if she doesn’t like Michigan union busting

Fox News host Gregg Jarrett on Monday advised a woman who thought Michigan’s so-called “right to work” law was unfair because it allowed some workers to benefit from unions without paying dues to just “go get a job elsewhere.” Speaking to Fox News host Martha MacCallum, Michigan state Sen. Arlan…

McConnell lashes out at ‘robo-squirrel’ on Senate floor

As lawmakers negotiate to cut $4 trillion from the deficit, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) took to the Senate floor on Tuesday to blast Democrats for spending $325,000 educating students with a “robo-squirrel” project. “Do Democrats even believe their own rhetoric on spending,” McConnell asked. “Do they just want…

Fox News analyst: Liberals ‘won’t be happy until we give terrorists food stamps’

Following reports that the U.S. had killed top al-Qaeda leader Abu Zaid al-Kuwaiti, a Fox News “strategic analyst” asserted on Monday that American liberals would be more upset about the drone strike than people in Pakistan. “The inevitable blowback isn’t from Pakistan, they’re not making noise about this one,” Ralph…

Soledad grills Jeff Sessions: ‘You hurt people who need food’ with food stamp cuts

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) on Tuesday faced tough questions from CNN host Soledad O’Brien for his plan to cut the food stamp program and “hurt people who need food,” including 20 percent of his own constituents in Alabama. Speaking to Sessions in an interview on CNN’s Starting Point, O’Brien wondered…

Maddow: Conservatives getting rich off ‘impotent political rage’

On her show Monday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow explained how conservative figures were turning “impotent political rage and ignorance into personal financial gain.” The liberal MSNBC host noted a recent report by the liberal watchdog Media Matters, which found that Fox News contributor Dick Morris had used his political…

Obama: Michigan union busting law means ‘right to work for less money’

President Barack Obama traveled to Michigan on Monday where he said a controversial anti-union “right to work” law passed by the Republican-controlled state Legislature last week really meant that workers had a “right to work for less money.” “What we shouldn’t be doing is taking away your rights to bargain…

MI Democratic Rep.: Right-to-work bill allows for ‘freedom to freeload’

A Michigan state representative called the “right to work” legislation being trumpteted by state Republicans as a “freedom to freeload” bill Monday while slamming Gov. Rick Snyder (R) for supporting it. “It’s a remarkable thing when we have a governor who campaigned as a moderate who has said for two…

Christian radio host: Punch atheists ‘in the mouth’ for their ‘war on Christmas’

Conservative Christian radio host Matt Barber says that an atheist group should be punched “in the mouth” after they filed a complaint that sought to stop a Michigan man from erecting a nativity scene on public land. In 2008, the County Road Commission in Warren had denied John Satawa a…

Sen. Graham: Obama is a ‘small ball guy’ who needs to ‘man up’ on Medicare cuts

Republican South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham says President Barack Obama is a “small ball guy” but it’s time for him to start “manning up” on cuts to earned benefits like Medicare and Social Security. Speaking to Fox News host Martha MacCallum on Monday, Graham suggested that Republicans should not agree…

Scarborough on talk radio ‘bullies’: Republicans should ‘punch them in the face’

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough is calling on Republicans to push back against talk radio “bullies” like Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh by punching them “in the face.” The conservative host on Monday noted that some on the “far right” had realized that “our stupidity was not rewarded on election day…

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