WASHINGTON ? Nearly 50 House Democrats are skipping President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday, most of whom are boycotting the historic event over the businessman’s divisive campaign tactics and his feud with Rep. John Lewis...Show More Summary
Citing a bevy of concerns, from Russian hacking to recent comments from the president-elect attacking fellow lawmaker Rep. John Lewis, D-GA, more than 40 House Democrats have announced they will … Click to Continue »
In 1973, 80 House Democrats boycotted Nixon's second inaugural. This year, the Democratic boycott will be... close.
In his final daily press briefing of the Obama administration today, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest addressed the dozens of Democrats planning to boycott the inauguration.
Campaign Action So far, 48 of the 194 Democratic members of the House have announced they will not attend Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony on Friday, with more adding their names to the list with every passing hour. The remaining 146 are either attending or have not made their intentions clear. Show More Summary
(AP) — Conservative talk radio host Laura Ingraham says she's considering a 2018 challenge to Democrat Tim Kaine for a U.S. Senate representing Virginia. Ingraham used her radio show to boost Brat's longshot bid to upset former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in 2014.
What a sad lot. The Sore Loser Party is Boycotting Trump Inauguration This morning FOX News updated their list of... The post SORE LOSER PARTY: At Least 20% of Remaining House Democrats to Skip Trump Inauguration appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
New poll: Donald Trump will enter the White House with an approval rating of just 40 percent, an historic low among recent presidents. A group of House Democrats say they will boycott Donald Trump's inauguration this Friday. "Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday said the U.K. Show More Summary
Trump Warns on House GOP Tax Plan Trump Explains Why He Twists Business’s Arms Rep. Lewis Asks Youth to Stand Up to Injustice Democrats’ Fissures Re-Emerge as Party Seeks New Leader TRUMP WARNS ON HOUSE GOP TAX PLAN: President-elect Donald Trump criticized a cornerstone of House Republicans’ corporate-tax plan, which they had pitched as an […]
More than 30 House Democrats plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as a threat to democracy. Reps. Steve Cohen of Tennessee, Jerrold Nadler … Click to Continue »
“What Senator [Charles] Schumer wants to try to ignore is the fact that Obamacare has failed the American people. Millions of people have already lost their health care.” — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, remarks to reporters, Jan. 9, 2017 “For the tens of millions of Americans who will lose their health care if the ACA […]
Democratic leaders on Monday urged Californians to fight GOP efforts to dismantle Obamacare, saying lives and jobs were at stake. “We are not going back. Understand that,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) said of Republican efforts to overturn the Affordable Care Act, President...
Democratic members of the Virginia House of Delegates on Jan. 16 accused their Republican colleagues of not standing up from their seats to express support for U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.).
The candidate for DNC Chair joins 25 other Democratic members of the House that are sitting out on the event.
California Republicans risk being taken even less seriously. Steven Greenhut writes: California Republicans face a discouraging dilemma, as GOP numbers wither in the state Capitol. Democrats gained supermajorities in both houses of the...Show More Summary
Five days ahead of his inauguration, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump remained fixated Sunday on how he pulled off last November’s stunning upset to win a four-year term in the White House. In a pair of comments on his Twitter account, the Republican Trump said his Democratic opponents...
Wall Street Journal: “At least 20 lawmakers, all Democratic members of the House, have said they wouldn’t attend. Some are citing the president-elect’s past lewd comments about women and remarks about illegal immigrants; others, such as Mr. Lewis, cite accusations [...]
The incoming White House chief of staff said Sunday that President-elect Donald Trump does not plan to replace FBI Director James B. Comey despite increasingly public calls from Democrats that Mr. Comey should resign. “There’s no plans in this moment of changing that,” Reince Priebus said Sunday in an interview on ABC’s “This Week.” “We’ve [...]
With President-elect Donald Trump headed to the White House, Democrats are eager for Obama to play the role of shadow-president, offering direction to those Americans who feel they lost their political compass the day Trump was elected. Obama...Show More Summary
To show the sad state of the Virginia House Democrats when it comes to guns and liberty, take a look at their biased Legislative Survey. This post Virginia’s Party Of Gun Control Has A Survey Asking You to Ban Guns appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.