In the run up the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump sold himself as an outsider, a deal-maker, and, above all, a winner. Channeling his best Charlie Sheen, Trump famously promised his supporters, "We're going to win so much. You're going to get tired of winning. You’re going to say, 'Please Mr. President, I have a headache. Please, don't win so much.'" Well, in … [Read more...] about After Epic Defeat, Loser Trump Lashes Out Again. But Not At Who You’d Think.
Following the death of Antonin Scalia in February 2016, Republican senators broke Senate custom and abdicated their constitutional duties by refusing to hold confirmation hearings for Merrick Garland, Barrack Obama's pick to fill Scalia's seat on the Supreme Court. When Donald Trump won the presidency, the Republican strategy paid off: Garland was cast aside, and Neil Gorsuch, … [Read more...] about Dems Vow Filibuster to Block Trump’s STOLEN Supreme Court Pick
For months, Democrats and moderate Republicans have been demanding an investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia during the 2016 presidential election. These demands followed numerous, troubling accounts of top level Trump aides - including disgraced former national security advisor Michael Flynn, and current attorney general Jeff Sessions - meeting with … [Read more...] about House Intel. Committee Member: Direct Evidence of Deception, Circumstantial Evidence of Russia-Trump Collusion; More to Come
After learning that his "new and improved" Muslim ban was rejected by the courts on Wednesday, Trump reacted about as well as you would expect. As is typical, Trump lashed out at the judiciary, calling into question the motives and independence of the judges who ruled against him. As it happens, one of the most conservative judges in the country, Jay Bybee, was on the 9th … [Read more...] about One of Nation’s Most Conservative Judges SLAMS Trump’s Irresponsible Attacks on Judiciary
With Republicans dominating the White House, Congress and, imminently, the Supreme Court, Democrats and progressives are looking to the 2018 congressional races as their first opportunity to reclaim some power in the federal government. Exactly how likely it is that Democrats will be able to retake the House is a hotly debated question. However, new predictions from the … [Read more...] about Experts Say Democrats Can Retake the House In 2018. But Their Path Is Incredibly Narrow.
It seems that most Americans do not like the idea of the government effectively kicking 24 million fellow citizens off their health care plans. A new Public Policy Polling survey finds just 24% of Americans - and a shockingly low 37% of Republicans, are in favor of Trumpcare, the proposed Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. From the … [Read more...] about Poll: Americans Despise Trumpcare. Even Trump and Ryan Cannot Ignore These Brutal Numbers.
Having failed to convince Mexico to pay for an insulting $22 billion border wall, and having scraped together barely 1/1000th of the funds necessary to build the wall from existing funding sources, the Trump White House has apparently resigned itself to paying for the wall the old fashioned way: by having its Republican friends in Congress dump the expense on American … [Read more...] about Democrats To McConnell: We Won’t Pay for Trump’s Dumb Wall
After months of turmoil South Korea has officially impeached president Park-Geun-hye. Her administration has been accused of extortion which ultimately benefitted the former President and her business associates. First, an impeachment resolution would need to be introduced to the House Judiciary Committee. If the Committee deemed the charges warranted, the process could move … [Read more...] about South Korea Just Impeached Its Corrupt President. Here’s How It Could Happen To Trump:
Democrats and even some Republicans in Congress have denounced the health care bill that Paul Ryan and Donald Trump unveiled this week. The criticisms are significant: from concerns over funding, to cuts to Medicaid, to giant tax giveaways to the mega-rich, the bill gives people of every political persuasion something to dislike. Beyond politics, however, key stakeholders … [Read more...] about Doctors, Hospitals and Seniors DENOUNCE Trumpcare; GOP Pressing Ahead