Jim Morin by Jim Morin

Jim Morin

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  1. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    They put it on blocks in 2008, so what’s new Jim?

  2. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, over 1 year ago

    Anyone can do nothing. It takes something special to work towards default. The fact that the House actually took the time to decide who would get what priority for payment in case of default is reprehensible enough, but priority was determined to go to foreign governments before VA benefits and debts to US citizens or corporations. If they would spend half that time trying to save us from default, their approval rating may shoot up into positive single numbers.

  3. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Thank the GOP for driving us to a third world economy.

  4. Darsan54

    Darsan54 said, over 1 year ago

    We’ve noticed.

  5. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, over 1 year ago

    While it is easy to poke the Republicans, it needs to be noted that nearly every tool the Rs have used was first introduced and used by Ds. The Rs just use these tools better.
    The country is going no where fast, and Congress’s greatest success is its ability to divide neighbors and weaken our infrastructure as warned by Geo. Washington.
    Sadly,
    C.

  6. neatslob

    neatslob said, over 1 year ago

    @Respectful Troll

    Better? If one person introduces a hammer to pound nails, and another person grabs it and uses it to break windows and knock holes in walls, is that using it better?

  7. Judson Fredrickson

    Judson Fredrickson said, over 1 year ago

    It’s amazing that nobody but me remembers the Democrats doing EXACTLY the same thing to W. Nothing gets done because they just want the other party to look bad. All this whining is so very hypocritical because from 2000 to 2008 that’s all the Democrats did. So, go ahead and whine; or you can come down off your ego-mountain and think about the good of the country and not your particular state or party. What a concept.

  8. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Thanks, Turtle-Boy! DITCH MITCH 2014!

    Although…if "Con"gress isn’t actually doing anything, they can’t figure out more creative ways of screwing the average American Taxpayer!

    “No One’s Life, Liberty, or Property is safe while the Legislature is in session!”
    Mark Twain.

  9. Mephistopholes

    Mephistopholes GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I find myself agreeing with Mastereskrain – I actually think a do nothing government is to my advantage. Every time they accomplish something it is to benefit some group at the expense of the average person. Read here: Americans with Disabilities Act, Title 9, etc.

    The House Republicans are doing exactly what their constituents sent them to congress to do. Supporting conservative approaches to problems. Democrats would do the same thing if the table were reversed.

    I have to ask all of you that say Obama never got a fair chance – How did Clinton Reagan get so much done with a hostile congress? It’s a rhetorical question because we all know that both Presidents did what Obama won’t. They reached out to the other side and compromised. They found a way for both sides to win. Obama thought he got elected King and would be able to dictate his wishes. And if his latest announcement in Galesburg is any indication of his leandings I don’t think he has changed his opinion of his Regency at all.

    He will always be a failure as long as he refuses to compromise.

    BTW for those of you who think he has already compromised too much (as the press would have you believe) – He has queered every deal he has tried to strike with the Republicans. He did this to himself.

  10. william sharpe

    william sharpe said, over 1 year ago

    Obama said all the problems are in Washington! Can we send them all home (including HIM) and start all over with a new crew?

  11. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, over 1 year ago

    @neatslob

    Wrong question.


    Right question, ‘If one person introduces a hammer to break windows and knock holes in walls, and another person grabs it and uses it to break windows and knock holes in walls, is that using it better?’

  12. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, over 1 year ago

    A pity we don’t pay them based on performance. We’d save LOADS of money.

  13. Zipi

    Zipi said, over 1 year ago

    I love how the democrats scream obstruction and yet every democrate voted against Obama’s last budget proposal. I don’t believe it is only the GOP that is balling up government. Both parties have stopped working together. There have been many times when Congress was split but the party that didn’t hold the White House was able to compromise with the President. The main problem with Washington today is that Obama believes in his infalibility and doesn’t believe he has to compromise with the GOP. That is the problem with our government right now.

  14. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Go to search on www.sltrib.com and put in Mike Lee. Even the most conservative Republicans in Utah know the Tea Party position of absolute obstruction is hurting moderate Republicans, their party, and more importantly, America!

  15. STLDan

    STLDan said, over 1 year ago

    @Judson Fredrickson

    Hmm, ya know I dont recall that at all. How about some examples otherwise you are just blowing hot air. Hell I can say whatever I want without examples as well. Hey do you all remember back in 2000 how every republican wore a dress to Congress? Wow that was weird…

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