Monday, December 10, 2018

Tag: congress

Economics 101: The National Deficit Under The Obama Administration

In a speech President Obama made on the 5th anniversary of the financial crisis, the president stated that his administration had cut the deficit...

NY Congressman Cites His Opponent’s Rap Album In Partisan Racial Attack...

Antonio Delgado is young--41. He graduated with honors from Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, earning a Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford. He earned a law degree from...

Did Your Rep Take Blood Money From The Gun Lobby? Here...

Yesterday, as the country was still reeling from the thirtieth mass shooting in the first 45 days of the year, the eighteenth school shooting, I...

House Appropriations Chairman Heads For The Exits (VIDEO/TWEETS)

The Republicans should be sitting pretty. Donald Trump's upset victory in the presidential election gave the GOP complete control of the federal government for...

Capitol Hill Is The Safest Space In The Nation For Sexual...

On Tuesday, Buzzfeed revealed that in 2015, Congressman John Conyers, the ranking Democrat and former chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, reached a settlement...

Crooked Ex-Congressman Is Latest Soldier In Bannon’s #War (VIDEOS/TWEET)

When Steve Bannon parachuted back to Breitbart News after being shoved out as White House chief strategist, he declared that he intended to go...

Pro-Life Politician Caught Red-Handed Telling Mistress To Get An Abortion

Republicans love telling America that they are pro-life in public, but when it comes to their personal lives, it seems like their morals are...

GOP Base Splintering Between Support For Trump Versus Congress (VIDEO)

Recent news reports and polling data all seem to confirm one troubling fact for the Republican Party: their base of support tends to back...

Fissures Within the GOP? This Might Be Just The Beginning (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump bucked many people's expectations this week when he made an agreement with his political rivals, Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer,...

Trump Orders Congress To Stay In Session While He Takes An...

Back in 2015, when he was considering running for president and never missed an opportunity to criticize President Obama for anything and everything, Donald...

BREAKING: Congress Wants New Russia Sanctions — With A Surprise Twist...

Today, the leaders in both the House of Representatives and the Senate agreed to impose new sanctions on Russia, and to grant Congress a...

Want To Tell Congress What You Think? There’s An App For...

Despite the ease and convenience of Twitter, Facebook, and email, calling your Senators and Representatives in Congress is still the best way to contact...

The Man Challenging Paul Ryan In 2018 Has Come Out Swinging...

Randy Bryce (D) is challenging Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R) for re-election in Wisconsin’s first congressional district. A mustachioed Army veteran and union...

Trump Sours On AHCA, Calling It ‘Mean’ (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump reversed himself on his party’s healthcare bill this week, calling it "mean" and emphasizing the need for something "more generous." At a...

NOT SATIRE: Trump Just Said He’s Passed More Legislation Than ANY...

In yet another show of delusional thinking, President Donald Trump told reporters today that he has passed more legislation than any of his predecessors,...

Congress Demands Trump Turn Over Recordings Of Conversations With Comey (VIDEO)

Congress has demanded that President Donald Trump turn over any recordings of his conversations with former FBI director James Comey. As part of its ongoing...

TRUMPERTANTRUM- Shut Down The Whole Government Until He Gets His Way...

Apparently the President of the United States has no idea what his own party is trying to achieve. Apparently relations between Trump and the...

Chaffetz Might Be A Victim Of A Russian Blackmailing Scheme (TWEETS)

People have criticized Congress for not being tough enough with the Russian investigation. As it turns out, there might be a reason. Kompromat Congressman Jason Chaffetz...

Why America Needs An Atheist President (VIDEO)

Atheists don't have it well in political life. While there are ways big and small that America disenfranchises the non-religious, one of the biggest...

Senator Dodges Constituent – Until She Confronts Him On A Plane...

Senators across America vowed to listen to their constituents before voting on the new healthcare bill, which thankfully didn't pass because House Speaker Paul Ryan...