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Professor: Gingrich is ‘a disgusting person’

MSNBC’s Morning Joe crew weren’t too enthralled with Newt Gingrich telling ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters to “Go get a job after you take a bath” over the weekend. Co-host Mika Brzezinski and Columbia economics professor Jeffrey Sachs slammed the former House speaker Monday morning, questioning his continued lack of sensitivity…

Michelle Obama booed at NASCAR event

When First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, appeared at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday in support of a charity that works to obtain employment for military veterans, they were met with a round of boos from the audience. As described by Gawker,…

Ron Paul: ‘Flawed’ U.S. foreign policy led to 9/11

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) once again felt that U.S. foreign policy moves contributed to the events of 9/11 Sunday morning on CBS’ Face the Nation. “I think there’s an influence,” Paul said. “That’s exactly what, you know, the 9/11 Commission said. That’s what the DOD (Department of Defense) has said.…

Chris Wallace: Americans ‘fed up’ with Occupy Wall Street

Fox News host Chris Wallace claimed Sunday that the Occupy Wall Street movement is no longer a plus for politicians who support it because Americans are “fed up” with the protesters. “If you look at the polls, it’s two-thirds of the American people think there should be higher taxes on…

Kerry: GOP Super Committee plan would be ‘the biggest tax cuts since Great Depression’

In the buildup to a likely no deal coming out of the Super Committee, Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) expressed Sunday morning that the current top Republican plan, the proposal made by Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) plan, would be more harmful than the Bush tax cuts. “The Toomey plan still results…

Krugman: ‘Only fools and clowns’ believe Republican ideology

New York Times columnist Paul Krugman says that Newt Gingrich is just the latest of the “fools and clowns” in the Republican presidential race to become a frontrunner. “I have a structural hypothesis here,” Krugman told ABC’s Christiane Amanpour Sunday. “You have a Republican ideology, which Mitt Romney obviously doesn’t…

Rand Paul: ‘Millionaires and billionaires pay all the taxes’

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said Sunday that millionaires and billionaires pay “all the taxes” in the U.S. The tea party favorite told CNN’s Candy Crowley that he was against repealing the Bush-era tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans because the rich are already paying their fair share. “The top 1…

Cain would ‘overturn the Supreme Court if they overturned DOMA’

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain declared Saturday that he would “overturn” the Supreme Court if they legalized same sex marriage. During a debate at the First Federated Church in Des Moines, Iowa, National Organization for Marriage (NOM) president Brian Brown asked the Republican candidates what they would do if the…

Gingrich: ‘Go get a job right after you take a bath’

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has some advice for members of the Occupy Wall Street movement: take a bath and get a job. “Jefferson said that people that want to be both free and ignorant are asking for something that has never been and will never be,” the former House…

WATCH LIVE: GOP candidates debate in Iowa

All of the top Republican presidential candidates — except Mitt Romney — debate tonight at a faith forum in Iowa hosted by FAMILY Leader. Watch this live video from CitizenLink.com, broadcast Nov. 19, 2011.…

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