Category Archives: Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ)

Cynicism and Its Cure

The Senator from the Terrible Sand Kingdom of Arizonastan has revealed the terms of ransom for the latest, much-reduced incarnation of the build back better bill: Senate Democrats cleared a huge hurdle Thursday night by securing Kyrsten Sinema’s support for … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You to Drink

Happy Hour News This sounds like good news… Senate Democrats reach an agreement to raise taxes on some high earners WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats have reached an agreement to raise taxes on some high earners whom they say are abusing … Continue reading

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Cunning Runt (or vice-versa) Wins Foot Race

Such fun w/ @SenCapito and team at this morning’s @ACLINews #capchallenge – it was great to be out there together again & I can’t wait for next year’s race! 🏆 pic.twitter.com/eAxKntYRsR — Kyrsten Sinema (@SenatorSinema) May 12, 2022 This is … Continue reading

Posted in Arizonastan, Crazeee States, Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) | 3 Comments

Lucy Finds Football, Tries Again

The definition of insanity: Senate Democrats are quietly laboring to address a big demand from Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, the Democratic holdout that sank the centerpiece bill carrying President Joe Biden’s economic agenda. In recent days, Democrats across … Continue reading

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Report: 52 Senators Hate Kids

Thanks a lot, Sens. Manchinema, for blocking the BBB which included continuing the Child Tax Credit. Here’s what you did: The monthly child poverty rate increased from 12.1 percent in December 2021 to 17 percent in January 2022, the highest … Continue reading

Posted in 2022 Pie Fight, dim-o-crats, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) | 4 Comments

Eiron, The Goddess of Irony, Laughed So Hard She Farted

Eiron is doing good work these days: Sen. Kyrsten Sinema confronted Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on the Senate floor last night about the chamber’s slow voting process, per ⁦@StevenTDennis.⁩ “Could we have some discipline in the votes, ever? You’re in … Continue reading

Posted in 2-drink minimum, Kill the Filibuster, Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), People Dumber than Dolphins | 4 Comments

One Lump of Stupid or Two?

Guys, No Labels —the political organization that Traitor Joe Lieberman founded— has found their new avatar of the kind of politics and politicians that they think are the future of America: Do you want leaders who are cynical or who … Continue reading

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Buh-Bye, Sinema

Guys, it’s not even close: In a head-to-head matchup, we find Gallego is poised to beat Sinema 74-16 — a 12-point increase in Gallego’s share of support from October. It’s Ruben Gallego’s nomination if he wants it.

Posted in 2022 Pie Fight, Arizonastan, Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) | 6 Comments

UPDATED: 2022 Goals

Noted cunning-runt (or vise-versa) Sen. Sinema’s super-secret strategy to, uh, stab democracy in the back to distinguish herself for the 2024 Goat Rodeo seems to have not worked out as planned: PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is growing … Continue reading

Posted in 2022 Pie Fight, Amply Be-Chinned #MoscowMitch McConnell, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) | 9 Comments

UPDATED: About Last Night…

If at first you don’t succeed, yadda-yadda-yadda: “The year-long Democratic push for federal voting rights legislation neared a futile end Wednesday night, after Senate Republicans blocked an elections bill for the fifth time in six months and Democrats appeared unable … Continue reading

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