Patty Murray

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

The Republicans’ hopes of repealing the Affordable Care Act this year suffered a potentially fatal blow on Friday afternoon, when Senator John McCain announced he would oppose a last-ditch effort to ram a repeal measure through the Senate. Rather than try to get a repeal measure past an all-but-certain Democratic filibuster, Mitch McConnell and friends […]

Chuck Grassley Says He Has ‘Responsibility’ To Vote For Cruel Trumpcare Bill (TWEETS)

Chuck Grassley Says He Has ‘Responsibility’ To Vote For Cruel Trumpcare Bill (TWEETS)

In recent years, those of us who cut our political teeth during the Clinton years have come to believe that there is a certain element in the Republican base who will not accept a Democratic president as legitimate–whether he or she is white, black, or polka-dotted. The Obama years served as confirmation of this several […]

Incompetence Causes Congressional Back Peddle Over Military COLA Cuts

Incompetence Causes Congressional Back Peddle Over Military COLA Cuts

The recent Ryan-Murray budget passed the House of Representatives overwhelmingly, 332-94. This bipartisan budget deal also passed the Senate 64-39. In the subsequent days following the votes Sen. Chuck Schumer (D- NY) defended controversial cuts to military retirement and survivor benefits. During an interview with MSNBC’s Morning Joe?Schumer said: I think Paul Ryan and Patty […]

Budget Deal Grabs Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory

Budget Deal Grabs Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory

The proposed budget deal between the House, represented by Paul Ryan, and the Senate, represented by Patty Murray, once again proves that Democrats will, without fail, protect and preserve the prominence and power of the Republican Party. It was announced today that it is believed the Senate has the votes to pass this “deal.” How […]