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Hoyer: Cantor supported ‘deem and pass’ under GOP Congress

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and Minority Whip Eric Cantor talked to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos about a plan to pass the Senate health care reform bill under a rule called “deem and pass.” This video is from ABC’s Good Morning America, broadcast March 17, 2010. Download video via RawReplay.com…

White House: No quid pro quo on health care

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs denied that the White House is making deals to campaign for House members who were willing to vote for health care reform. Gibbs said that reports saying Obama would refuse to campaign for House members that don’t vote for reform are “incorrect.” This video…

Former agent: CIA has become ‘an adjunct’ to the military

Former CIA operative Robert Baer told CNN’s John Roberts and Kiran Chetry that the CIA has become “an adjunct” to the military in Iraq and Afghanistan. This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast March 16, 2010. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Sanders: The fight for Medicare-for-all will continue

Sen. Bernie Sanders explains whether enough members of Congress will be able to put aside their differences and pass health care reform. This video is from MSNBC’s The Ed Show, broadcast March 15, 2010. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Turley: Justice’s wife ‘injudicious’ for Tea Party participation

Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, created “Liberty Central,” a conservative non-profit lobbying group which plans to issue score cards for Congressional members and be involved in the November election. Prof. Jonathan Turley discusses whether her political involvement calls into question the impartiality of the Court. This…

Obama puts pressure on Kucinich at health care rally

Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s office has said that he’s “a firm no” on approving the Senate’s health reform bill in the House but President Barack Obama isn’t giving up. Obama pressured Kucinich at a rally in Strongsville, Ohio Monday by asking a supporter who yelled “vote yes!” at the Congressman to…

Issa suggests runaway Toyota is a hoax

Tests have failed to duplicate the condition that caused unwanted acceleration in a 2008 Toyota Prius. Rep. Darrell Issa told CBS’ Harry Smith that some drivers may be lying about problems with their cars to gain fame. This video is from CBS’ Early Show, broadcast March 15, 2010. Download video…

Rove denies Bush admin said oil would help pay for war

Former Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz claimed that Iraqi oil revenues would help pay for reconstruction of the country. Sunday, Karl Rove denied the Bush administration ever made that claim. “[T]he suggestion that somehow or another the administration had as its policy, ‘We’re going to go in to Iraq and…

Gibbs: Health bill will soon be ‘law of the land’

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs is confident that health care reform will pass by next week. “We’ll have the votes when the House votes, I think within the next week,” Gibbs told Fox News’ Chris Wallace Sunday. “I think whoever sits here this time next week, you will be…

Seinfeld mocks ‘Massa massages’ on SNL

Jerry Seinfeld made a surprise appearance on Saturday Night Live to ridicule a congressman that resigned in disgrace last week. Rep. Eric Massa quit after it was revealed that he “groped” male staffers. Seinfeld joined with Seth Meyers to do a segment called “Really!?!” Both of the comedians mercilessly mocked…

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