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“We were basically held up in raising the debt ceiling until they got all of those budget cuts they demanded. We didn’t raise any revenue, and they didn’t close any tax loopholes. I believe the Democratic Party and the President of the United States should not have backed down. We should have made them walk the plank.” - Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA

Maxine Waters: Let’s Make Republicans Walk the Plank

“We were basically held up in raising the debt ceiling until they got all of those budget cuts they demanded. We didn’t raise any revenue, and they didn’t close any tax loopholes. I believe the Democratic Party and the President of the United States should not have backed down. We should have made them walk the plank.” – Maxine Waters, U.S.… Read more →

“Guess what this liberal would be all about? This liberal would be about socializing… uh, umm. …Would be about, basically, taking over, and the government running all of your companies.” - Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA

Maxine Waters: I’d Socialize ALL of Your Companies

“Guess what this liberal would be all about? This liberal would be about socializing… uh, umm.  …Would be about, basically, taking over, and the government running all of your companies.”  – Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA Base Photo: Attributed to Mark6mauno at Flickr’s Creative Commons Quote Source: http://humanevents.com/2011/08/27/top-10-outrageous-maxine-waters-quotes-2/ Read more →

Speaking about helium legislation: “Imagine, Mr. Speaker, a world without balloons. How can we make sure that the injustice of there being no helium for comedians to get that high-pitched voice that we all hold near and dear to our hearts.” - Hank Johnson U.S. House of Representatives, Georgia

Hank Johnson: Somebody Please Think of the High-Pitched Voices

Speaking about helium legislation: “Imagine, Mr. Speaker, a world without balloons. How can we make sure that the injustice of there being no helium for comedians to get that high-pitched voice that we all hold near and dear to our hearts.” – Hank Johnson, U.S. House of Representatives Georgia Base Photo: Attributed to U.S. Congress Quote Source: http://ijr.com/2015/01/223770-gqs-list-craziest-politicians-ants-short-picnic-helping/ Read more →

“Dear god. Please use Ebola to infect the @NRA and it’s various members. For they are A true virus and true terrorists in America.” - Mike Dickinson, Congressional Candidate - Virginia

Mike Dickinson: God… Please Use Ebola to Infect the NRA

“Dear god. Please use Ebola to infect the @NRA and it’s various members. For they are A true virus and true terrorists in America.” – Mike Dickinson, Congressional Candidate – Virginia Base Photo: Attributed to Josh Lopez Quote Source: http://www.ijreview.com/2015/01/223770-gqs-list-craziest-politicians-ants-short-picnic-helping/ Read more →

"We are not interested in the utility of a particular species, of a free-flowing river, or ecosystem to mankind. They have intrinsic value, more value - to me - than another human being, or a billion of them."

David Graber: One Billion Humans are Less Valuable than Rivers

“We are not interested in the utility of a particular species, of a free-flowing river, or ecosystem to mankind. They have intrinsic value, more value – to me – than another human being, or a billion of them.” By David Graber, Biologist with the U.S. National Park Service. Base Photo: Attributed to Nithi Anand. Quote Source: http://www.thealternativeview.com/thewildlandsproject.htm Read more →