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Did Your Rep Take Blood Money From The Gun Lobby? Here Is Something You Can Do (Video)

Did Your Rep Take Blood Money From The Gun Lobby? Here Is Something You Can Do (Video)

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 decided to look up how much the Republican, John Faso (NY-19), who represents my district accepted from the National Rifle Associate (NRA) leading up to his 2016 election. $8,200. Now, that […]

What Is A ‘Gov’t. Shutdown’ And How Will It Affect Us? (Video)

What Is A ‘Gov’t. Shutdown’ And How Will It Affect Us? (Video)

We woke up this morning to the first government shutdown in four years. The past few days, there has been little talk about anything else in the media, leaving many wondering what the effects of a government shutdown are and how it will affect them. First, what is a government shutdown? Article I, Section 9 […]

Responding To Trump’s Tax Plan, NY Gov. Orders Municipalities To Accept Early Property Tax Payments (Video)

Responding To Trump’s Tax Plan, NY Gov. Orders Municipalities To Accept Early Property Tax Payments (Video)

On Friday, President Donald Trump signed the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” into law, effecting the most drastic changes to the American tax code in three decades that hands permanent tax breaks to corporations and the wealthy, like himself. Hours later, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) signed an executive order directing the Department of Taxation and Finance […]

2018 Agenda: Could Bipartisan Infrastructure Save DACA?

2018 Agenda: Could Bipartisan Infrastructure Save DACA?

In the wake of the tax bill, President Donald Trump shifted his confrontational tactics. After the president signed the partisan legislation, the White House changed its tone. To that end, the administration announced it will seek bipartisan support for an infrastructure bill in 2018. While many factors need negotiation, Trump’s tactics provided an opportunity for […]

3 Charts That Show Exactly How The GOP Tax Bill Will Affect You (Hint: It’s Bad)

3 Charts That  Show Exactly How The GOP Tax Bill Will Affect You (Hint: It’s Bad)

Republicans in the House and Senate have insisted that their final tax bill will help middle class Americans. We TOTALLY believed them (sarcasm). Finally, though, we have the actual data — supplied by the Senate Joint Committee on Taxation, conservative friends — to show they lied. First, how to read the charts, via PBS: For […]

Republicans Pass The Most Radical Revision Of The Tax Code In 30 Years (Video)

Republicans Pass The Most Radical Revision Of The Tax Code In 30 Years (Video)

Republicans are all set to cut a lot of taxes. Just not yours. Today President Donald Trump enacted the most drastic changes to the American tax code in three decades. Last night the Republican Senate took the final step in approving a $1.5 trillion tax bill that hands permanent tax breaks to corporations and the […]

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

On Wednesday, the body of controversial Republican state Rep. Dan Johnson was discovered near Mount Washington. The Kentucky legislator died from apparent suicide by a semi-automatic handgun. His death happened a day after Johnson denied sexual assault allegations. Johnson’s body was discovered on a bridge in rural Louisville near his vehicle. Later that evening, Bullitt […]

Decency Finally Wins: Doug Jones Victory, Roy Moore Is Out

Decency Finally Wins: Doug Jones Victory, Roy Moore Is Out

On Tuesday, Alabama voters rejected Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore. Despite long odds, Doug Jones became the first Democrat in 25 years to win a U.S. Senate seat within the state. President Trump’s support of a morally flawed candidate failed. Inevitably, Moore drowned in the flood of multiple reports of sexual misconduct. A combination of strong […]

Bugs, Loopholes, Haste, And The GOP Tax Bill (Video)

Bugs, Loopholes, Haste, And The GOP Tax Bill (Video)

Amid the glaring problems with the Republicans’ rewrite of our tax code, there is another issue that should concern us–time. Is there enough of it to allow America to adjust to the changes since several provisions in the bill one step away from President Donald Trump’s desk are slated to take effect January 1–weeks away? According […]

Trump Dossier Conspiracy Theories Trigger New Attacks On Democrats (VIDEO)

Trump Dossier Conspiracy Theories Trigger New Attacks On Democrats (VIDEO)

During November, the persistent resurfacing of the Christopher Steele dossier put together about President Donald Trump uncovered more lies. This time, they were the lies of former foreign policy adviser for the Trump campaign, Carter Page, who always denied that he ever met with Russian officials. Trump Pivot To Target Opponents During a White House […]

Alex Jones Leaked GOP Rep. Joe Barton’s Masturbation Video To The World’s Horror (VIDEO)

Alex Jones Leaked GOP Rep. Joe Barton’s Masturbation Video To The World’s Horror (VIDEO)

Notorious conspiracy theorist, Alex Jones, leveraged a double-edged sword against Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas). Utilizing his media platform, Infowars, Jones released a video of Barton masturbating. The video followed TMZ’s release of a sexually natured text and an image depicting the congressman masturbating. Reports indicated Barton attempted to coerce the recipient of his sexually explicit […]

Democrats Trounce The Republican Agenda In Nationwide Progressive Victories (Video)

Democrats Trounce The Republican Agenda In Nationwide Progressive Victories (Video)

For all out there feeling a little demoralized about the class warfare congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump’s administration are waging against us, results from Tuesday’s elections should lift your spirits. Let’s start in Virginia where Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam defeated Republican Ed Gillespie for governor in a vital election the whole country was […]

Republicans Want Trump And Corker To Please SHUT UP

Republicans Want Trump And Corker To Please SHUT UP

Everyone knows that President Donald Trump’s year in the White House hasn’t exactly been filled with wins for Republicans. They know that too. And that’s why they’re imploring the President and fellow GOP Senator Bob Corker to please SHUT UP and focus on actual things they want to accomplish. You can practically hear the exasperation […]

‘Hate And Paranoia’: Politician Who Spent 44 Years As A Republican Leaves The Party

‘Hate And Paranoia’: Politician Who Spent 44 Years As A Republican Leaves The Party

If Republicans were smart, they’d band together and figure out a way to formally distance themselves from so-called President Donald Trump. However, in general, they’re not smart. In fact, the manner in which many of them have rallied around Trump and supported his hateful, racist, exclusionary policies, is downright dumb. They’re allowing themselves and their […]

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

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 President Donald Trump more than the party itself. That could prove to be troubling for members of the GOP in Congress, many of whom have shown wavering support for some of […]

John McCain: ‘We Don’t Answer To Poorly Informed’ Trump

John McCain: ‘We Don’t Answer To Poorly Informed’ Trump

John McCain (R-AZ) is a hero. His willingness to defend his country in ways most people never will, shouldn’t be disputed. Unfortunately, John McCain the war hero and John McCain the politician, aren’t always on the same level. McCain’s history of putting the needs of the Republican party over the people he has been elected […]

Kellyanne Conway ‘Thinks Like A Man, Acts Like A Lady’ And Stabs Women In The Back

Kellyanne Conway ‘Thinks Like A Man, Acts Like A Lady’ And Stabs Women In The Back

In order to be successful in the largely male-dominated GOP, White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says she needed to “think like a man” and access her feminine side at the same time, according to The Hill.  Conway Is No Feminist Since President Donald Trump, Mr. “Grab ’em by the pussy” himself, is her boss, perhaps […]

GOP Must Own Rebirth Of White Supremacy But Their Words Are Quieter Than Actions (TWEETS)

GOP Must Own Rebirth Of White Supremacy But Their Words Are Quieter Than Actions (TWEETS)

On August 15, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) (likely his staff) put out a tweet from his verified account condemning white supremacy and Nazism. It read in part: We must be clear. White supremacy is repulsive. This bigotry is counter to all this country stands for. There can be no moral ambiguity. — […]

Trump Blocked Rosie O’Donnell On Twitter Because He Can’t Handle The Truth (TWEETS)

Trump Blocked Rosie O’Donnell On Twitter Because He Can’t Handle The Truth (TWEETS)

Rosie O’Donnell and Donald Trump have been feuding for years, but she finally managed to hurt his fluffy little feelings one last time on Twitter and he blocked her. And Rosie responded with a blistering tweet, which has picked up plenty of steam, with more than 3,400 retweets and 15,221 likes so far. awww @realdonaldtrump […]

Trump Lawyer In A ‘Republican Rock Band’ – And They Are AWFUL (VIDEOS)

Trump Lawyer In A ‘Republican Rock Band’ – And They Are AWFUL (VIDEOS)

We introduced you yesterday to the new addition to President Donald Trump’s legal team including Jay Sekulow, the man who has been drawing such negative attention to himself that lawyers around the world are cringing. But the defender of conservative and Evangelical causes also has a noteworthy hobby: Republican rock star! That’s right, Sekulow plays both […]

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