| Political Talk|| Senate Dems Have as Much to Explain as the IRS - UncleFestersLegs on 5/15/13 at 12:48 pm|
Democrats didn't waste any time springing into action. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus of Montana, for example, vowed congressional hearings and called the IRS actions "an outrageous abuse of power and a breach of the public's trust."
Over the last three years, Democratic...
| Political Talk|| Horse-Slaughter Plant’s Lawyer Says Opening Three Weeks Away - UncleFestersLegs on 3/19/13 at 1:40 pm|
[quote]The company is one of several that have applied to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to slaughter horses, a practice that ended in 2007 after Congress defunded government inspections at the facilities. That measure lapsed in 2011. [/quote]
[quote]Four lawmakers this week introduced legislat...
| Political Talk|| Pelosi Backed Boehner's Tax Cut Proposal - UncleFestersLegs on 12/18/12 at 11:41 am|
[quote]WASHINGTON — Speaker of the House John Boehner's "Plan B" to avert the fiscal cliff would cut taxes for incomes under $1 million — a higher threshold than the White House demands, but one that had a powerful backer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.
In May, Pelosi sent Boehner a letter...