Young Republicans aren't exactly the first thing that comes to mind when you think "progressive," but a new report shows that a solid majority of GOP Youth support same-sex marriage and other rights for LGBT+ individuals. Read more....
The first thing I noticed when reading this Gallup poll of what concerns Americans is how low environmental issues and climate change are on the list. The second thing I noticed is how Republicans are concerned primarily with resentment and fear while Democrats are concerned with equity and a fair shake for people. And at [...]
Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is warning Republicans that if they expect to be relevant in the future and grow the party they will have to soften on social issues. In an interview with vocativ.com, Paul said he had "sort of a Jeffersonian...Show More Summary
After several years a deal had been reached to permanently repeal the flawed Sustainable Growth Formula but the House Republicans chose to play politics with it. The House Republicans showed a disregard for both physicians and Medicare beneficiaries. They attached the fix to a five year delay on the individual mandate, knowing that this would [...]
Mike Schofield is a Republican candidate for the Texas 132nd House District. Now that the Republican primary--with its incredibly long ballot--is over, voters can focus their attention on the relatively few races in the May runoffs.Show More Summary
Ann Hodge is a Republican candidate for the Texas 132nd House District. This election is about you. It’s about your jobs and your homes, your kids and their schools, your roads and the taxes you pay to build them. It’s about you. And because this election is about you, your next State Representative should know you. Show More Summary
Your call: Obama sitting "Between Two Ferns"? Or Republicans standing for...?
How Republican of them! Refusing the ACA Medicaid expansion is somehow a 'fiscally sound' decision, but spending a lot of money on lawyers and lawsuits to squelch MoveOn's criticisms are perfectly fine. Nola.com: Louisiana is suing national...Show More Summary
Charlie Cook: Looking at this November's midterms, then, the wind certainly appears to be blowing in favor of Republicans. The main question is whether it is a light, moderate, strong, or hurricane-force wind. In terms of cycles, onShow More Summary
Gameshow Host Known For Teasing About Running For Office Decides Not To Run For Office He Had Been Teasing To Run For pic.twitter.com/klNBym57u5 — Mother Jones (@MotherJones) March 14, 2014 Now read this:Big Republican Money Going To New York’s Democratic Governor (Mar 13, 2014) Arizona Governor Jan Brewer Won’t Run Again (Mar 12, 2014) […]
Wisconsin Republican, Paul Ryan, has been on the defensive after not just offending, but “highly” offending some members of the Congressional Black Caucus with recent remarks he made regarding poverty in the inner city. According toShow More Summary
The former head of Roc-A-Fella Records argued with reporters calling them racist Republicans outside of a Manhattan court house where he is being sued by his ex-girlfriend, who says he had her falsely arrested in 2009 during the custody battle
BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Planned changes to the Republican Party's presidential selection process are part of a rebuilding process that will strengthen the GOP brand and hopefully make its presidential nominee more competitive in 2016,...Show More Summary
This is from the Huffington Post: "WASHINGTON -- The former chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party will save $1,000 a month in premiums for his family's health care package after signing up for a new policy through the Obamacare exchange. But Fergus Cullen said the savings aren't enough to turn him into a supporter of the new health care law. Show More Summary
The New Cartoon From Progressive Fundamentalist Cartoonist Mike Luckovich On The "Blood On The Hands" Of The White Right-Wing Political Party In America - In The Face Of People In Desperate Need For Help Constructive Feedback University's...Show More Summary
"The Republican Party is not going to give up on having quite a few people who do believe in traditional marriage. But the Republican Party also has to find a place for young people and others who don’t want to be festooned by those issues."Said Rand Paul.
"... the chances increase that the Republicans in 2016 will opt for one of the far-right, freshman senators who’ve signaled that they’re running — Paul, Rubio or Cruz. If so, they’ll be repeating on a national scale what they did inShow More Summary
Bill Maher does not often have nice things to say about Republicans, but on this Friday's edition of Real Time, he and his panel had nothing but praise for Sen. Rand Paul's attempt to distance himself from the warhawk tendencies of his party.
By Michael J.W. Stickings Last night, as part of one of the best Daily Shows in recent memory, Jon Stewart introduced us to #mcconnelling -- that is, setting a new ad for Republican Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, the Senate minority...Show More Summary
The U2 frontman wants to save the world. Why shouldn’t he save Republicans, too?