The Republicans weren't able to stop health care reform from pasing in the House last night, so now there's a new plan: get Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi out of office. The Fire Nancy Pelosi petition is circulating now and hopes to raise $400,000 to put toward gaining 40 seats in the House's November elections, according to New York Daily News. "It is time to fire Nancy Pelosi and send a message to President Obama that it's time to stop their partisan liberal agenda of...Read Full Story
Nancy Pelosi is trying a novel strategem to juke accusations she knew about the Bush adminstration's decision to legalize torture. She was lied to.Specifically, she says the CIA misled Congress.From a story in the New York Times: Under fire from Republicans for what she knew about harsh questioning of terror detainees, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday asserted that the C.I.A. had misled Congress about its techniques, even as she acknowledged that she had learned in 2003 that the...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)CBS golf announcer David Feherty revealed himself to be crazy, ballsy, and generally lacking in all sense of socially acceptable things to write in a column he penned for local Dallas mag D Magazine. The column welcomes former-President George W. Bush back to Texas and goes on to spew hate speech about two of the country's most prominent Dems. From my own experience visiting the troops in the Middle East, I can tell you this, though: despite how the conflict has been portrayed...Read Full Story
Independent candidate for Congress and anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan yells out to people on the street as she rides in her campaign motor home September 30, 2008 in San Francisco. Sheehan is running against U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi for her seat in California's 8th congressional district. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images North America) Remember Cindy Sheehan? She made international news in 2005 when she camped outside President Bush's Crawford, Texas ranch for four...Read Full Story
Nancy Pelosi (born March 26, 1940) is the current Speaker of the US House of Representatives. She is a Democrat and represents California's 8th Congressional District. See more about Nancy Pelosi here.