Leftovers - December 14, 2011

December 14, 2011 6:20 pm ET — Media Matters Action Network

Republican filibusters might force Senate Democrats to cave on the millionaires' surtax.

Rep. Gerry Connolly accuses Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa of having a "bullying" managerial style.

A Gingrich event at the University of Iowa is disrupted by protestors.

The Obama administration is preparing employees for the possibility of a partial shutdown this week...

...and they've shut down production of dollar coins, but the dollar coin lobby is fighting back.

America's CEOs have enjoyed an increase in executive pay between 27-40 percent over the last year.

Sen. Tom Coburn admits his "most liberal" colleagues are "more intellectually honest" about the deficit: