(Drew Sheneman via GoComics.com) Because sometimes all you can do is cope. One foot in front of the other, one step at a time. Got a nice Thanksgiving message (okay, a block email) from my senior Senator Elizabeth Warren… I buy all sorts of things for Thanksgiving that no one in the family eats much […]
Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy wants Congress to vote on declaring war on ISIS. In a letter to Senators Friday, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism called for a vote before the end-of-the-year recess in December.“We’ve taken dozens of votes to repeal Obamacare; we’ve [...]
Not a whole lot of presidential candidates are willing to tell the country just how much they hate being a public servant, so you have to give Marco Rubio some credit for honesty, I guess. But it turns out Rubio doesn't hold a candle to former Republican presidential candidate John McCain as when it comes to avoiding the work he was elected to do. Show More Summary
Ron Johnson, in his last year of being a US Senator, says that income inequality is the American Way and that if you want better income equality, go to North Korea: U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said at a forum this week that people should look...Show More Summary
HEH: Google deems Bernie Sanders’ economic plan a ‘phishing scam.’ Democratic presidential hopeful Bernard Sanders’ economic plan triggered Gmail’s “phishing scam” antenna, with the mail system saying the senator’s liberal campaign promises — including lower prescription drug prices and free college for all — sound like frauds. Show More Summary
They are among us, appears to the message being delivered to America this Thanksgiving holiday. As Fox News reports, elite FBI teams are tracking at least 48 "high-risk" ISIS suspects within the U.S., as Republican Senator Dan Coats,...Show More Summary
It will probably do wonders for the tourism bidness as well (boldface mine): The three leading senators pursuing the Republican presidential nomination — Ted Cruz (Tex.), Rand Paul (Ky.) and Marco Rubio (Fla.) — have clashed recently on foreign policy … Continue reading ?
California nurse Katy Roemer remembers how at the height of the Ebola crisis last year, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders marched arm-in-arm with union workers as they fought for hazmat suits and other protections to treat patients with infectious diseases. Roemer’s gratitude is why she keeps a...
Two articles appeared this week to confirm the impression.First we had:Media consultants paid big money to train bureaucrats for Senate hearingsDate November 22, 2015 - 12:15AM Adam Gartrell National Political CorrespondentExclusiveFederal...Show More Summary
Meet George Dimopoulos, owner of George’s Senate Coney Island Restaurant in Northville, Michigan, who believes no one—no one!—should be alone on Thanksgiving. A sign in the window of his restaurant makes that clear: “George’s Thanksgiving Day Dinner. If anyone is home alone, come eat with us for free! All day.” Dimopoulos, who immigrated to the U.S. Show More Summary
Sen. Barbara Mikulski wants to undo rules that impact foreign seafood workers on Md.’s Eastern Shore.
This year Greens Senator Scott Ludlam came to PAX Australia, attending the ‘Meet The Brains In Charge Of The Aussie Games Industry’ panel before spending time at the Diversity Lounge and the show floor. Here, writing for Kotaku Australia, he explains why. More »
Submitted by SM Gibson via TheAntiMedia.org, State Department emails published by Gawker on Tuesday show that a CNN journalist colluded with a top Hillary Clinton State Department aide in an attempt to smear Kentucky Senator Rand Paul during the former secretary of state’s 2013 testimony on the Benghazi attacks. Show More Summary
“Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates,” multiple sources tell Politico. “The provision, which sources say is one of [...]
Brazil: The Australian Senate has called on mining firm BHP Biliton to provide compensation for the Brazilian community devastated by a “toxic” mudslide earlier this month. Panama: Work on the already beleaguered Panama Canal expansion was delayed over calls for an independent inspection of leaks in some of the locks. Show More Summary
Closing out the Wednesday edition of Andrea Mitchell Reports on MSNBC, Andrea Mitchell remarked how the presidential candidacy of Republican Senator Ted Cruz (Tex) would have been sunk and declared “a non-starter” under so-called normal circumstances due to so many of Cruz’s Senate colleagues having a disdain for him.
Join us for a Thanksgiving Best of Show featuring interviews with Actress Mariel Hemingway, Global Adventurer Leon Logothetis, Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein, Wife of Senator Rand Paul, Kelley Paul, Former WWE Superstar Sean Michaels and you’ll hear the only appearance by Donald Trump on this show this year!
When Michael Render, AKA Killer Mike, introduced presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Tuesday, he gave the Vermont senator another vital foot in the door toward African-American support. The dominos, so to speak, are beginning to fall in Sanders’ favor. Show More Summary
Delighted to have been invited to join the panel for this interesting evening, devised and presented by pianist, teacher and writer Frances Wilson (who blogs as The Cross-Eyed Pianist). It takes place in the Court Room of the Senate House, London, 2 Feb, 7pm. Show More Summary
Senate Republicans plan to insert a provision into a must-pass government funding bill that would vastly expand the amount of cash that political parties could spend on candidates, multiple sources tell POLITICO. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary