Is the S&P "simply blowing it again"?
It will now die in the Senate, like all things.
Whoops, our bad. Please don't do that to us, Republicans.
Not your typical candidate, or your typical Q&A.
This looks like it was very cathartic.
Government shutdown averted, for now, again.
He was recounting the heroism of a Muslim-American who died on 9/11.
Sometimes they make it so easy.
The main attraction is Muslim congressman Keith Ellison.
Oh, you thought you'd shamed him, did you?
Is this even necessary?
Oooh, bad day for that.
... Screaming things about Obama and Jesus.
Just when the CBO steps in with some helpful figures.
Democrats want to know why, exactly, we're not going to mention the slavery parts.
John Boehner is now officially second in line for the presidency.