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Third time’s the charm?

After Mitt Romney lost to Barack Obama in 2012 (47-51%), the head of the RNC, Wisconsin’s own Reince Priebus, ordered an “autopsy” to determine what the hell happened. The 2013 report concluded that while their ideology was sound, their messaging and outreach needed some work. The GOP needed to “open the tent” and appeal […]

Reince Priebus seeks to broaden GOP base by doubling down on opposition to marriage equality

So much for the kinder, gentler GOP that’s working to broaden its appeal beyond its rather un-diverse base.

Twenty-four hours after the Supreme Court announced it would not consider appeals of lower court rulings legalizing same-sex marriage in five states, effectively paving the way for couples to marry in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia, Colorado, and […]

GOP Chair Priebus discloses true nature of right-wing coordination for Scott Walker

And here’s GOP Chairman Reince Priebus admitting the state Republican Party coordinated political efforts with outside groups like Americans for Prosperity, tea party groups, and the Grandsons of Liberty, among others. [National GOP chair Reince] Priebus made his comments on a Saturday morning CPAC panel addressing how conservatives could fight and defeat organized labor state […]

Reince Priebus threatens to take his toys and go home like a petulant child

Reince Priebus reminds me of a crybaby… The chairman of the Republican National Committee threatened on Monday to refuse to partner with CNN or NBC on any presidential primary debates if the two networks move ahead with plans for television projects on Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Reince Priebus, the chairman, said in letters to the […]

Michael Steele gets catty towards Reince Priebus

From the files of, “when conservatives eat their own” comes this gem from former RNC Chair Michael Steele:

Say what you want about our spending while running the RNC, at least we won elections. THAT’S what I call an ROI. dailycaller.com/2012/11/08/rnc…

— Michael Steele (@Steele_Michael) November 8, 2012

Reince Priebus thinks Mitt “47%’ Romney and GOP had a good week

While pretty much anyone with any sense would agree Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney had a pretty awful week last week, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus thinks Romney “had a good week” last week. “I think that we had a good week last week,” Priebus said on ABC’s “This Week.” “I think in retrospect, […]

Chris Matthews absolutely destroys Reince Priebus (VIDEO)

Though I’m not a huge fan of Chris Matthews, I have to admit he did an absolutely masterful job of destroying RNC Chair Reince Priebus this past Monday. Watch for yourselves.

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Racine County District Attorney Finds NO VOTER FRAUD in Recall

Despite the shouting and accusations from the Republican legislators about alleged voter fraud in Racine during the June 5th Senatorial recall…where Senator-elect John Lehman defeated Senator Van Wanggaard…there was NO VOTER FRAUD!

From the august Racine Journal Times:

County investigators have found no evidence of criminal activity after looking into claims of alleged voter fraud […]

RNC Chair Reince Priebus compares GOP’s war on women to “war on caterpillars”

During an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus compared the Republican Party’s war on women’s rights to a made up “caterpillar war,” as you can see for yourself.

Stay classy, Reince Priebus!

The Shark’s Comment Line is Open!

Zach recently posted the links to the 84 pages of emails that the republicans were desperate to keep from the public. While it is somewhat tame, with just a few gems sprinkled in (they admit to “wildly gerrymandering, they continue to go to convicted felon Scott “scooter” Jensen, etc…), one of the interesting emails involves […]