Longtime Democratic leader says he plans to remain in his post in 2018, a crucial election year, and beyond.
Over the course of the last several weeks, the headlines have been captivated by the veritable “Old Guard” of the Democrats’ congressional leadership, primarily House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer,...Show More Summary
There are a lot of barriers to Democrats retaking the House in 2018—with Republican gerrymandering and voter suppression at the top of the list—but the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is putting up some very good fundraising...Show More Summary
Talking Points Memo reports: Three Democratic congressmen were arrested Tuesday in front of Trump Tower during a rally in support of what activists have called a “clean” DREAM Act. “We’re taking the necessary steps to make it clear to...Show More Summary
Just when you thought the 'Russian collusion' narrative couldn't get any more surreal, 3 House democrats decide to write a letter to the FCC which can only be described as 'criminally stupid' and even that seems generous. According to...Show More Summary
The GOP is considering walking back some of its longstanding tax goals in a bid to bring Democrats on board.
A Democratic schoolteacher who defeated a Republican businessman in a special election for a state House seat in a traditionally GOP district is getting sworn into office. Jacob Rosecrants will … Click to Continue »
Her press briefing comments raise legal concerns. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (), ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, explained during an MSNBC appearance that White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders may have put herself in legal jeopardy. Show More Summary
Pro-illegal immigration protesters disrupted an event in San Francisco, where House Minority Leader and Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, was speaking. The protesters shouted down Pelosi, who is a political ally, and ignored her pleas to stop the protests during her event: The demonstrators took issue with Pelosi’s recent discussions with President Donald Trump and ultimately forced […]
The House Democratic leader, on her San Francisco home turf, was jeered for her efforts to reach an agreement with the president on the Dream Act.
Last week, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders leveled three threats against fired FBI Director James Comey. Now, a ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee has issued threats of his own. The three “torpedoes” Huckabee Sanders “shot at James Comey,” Sen....
The Latest on appearances in California by U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (all times local): 5:30 p.m. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says she understands and respects young immigrants … Click to Continue »
Former President Barack is reportedly set to be paid $1.2m for a series of speeches to major Wall Street firms, less than a year after he left the White House. Earlier this year, Mr Obama attracted criticism from several Democratic senators...Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held a Monday press conference that was interrupted by a large group of immigrant-rights protesters, who blasted the California Democrat for dealing with President Donald Trump. The press conference, which Pelosi scheduled with Democratic Reps. Show More Summary
Immigration activists shouted down Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) during a tense press conference in San Francisco on Monday, protesting a tentative agreement with President Trump to pass a law that extends protections for young immigrants known as Dreamers. Show More Summary
Fuck Paul Ryan (give to Iron Stache below): And fuck all the Republicans in the House (give to the eventual Democratic nominees in all districts currently held by Republicans):
Angry illegal aliens stormed House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s Dream Act presser on Monday and got in her face chanting, “Democrats deport!” and “Yes or No??” Illegal aliens got right in Nancy Pelosi’s face screaming, “Yes or No!”–watch...Show More Summary
Well, that was a complete waste of time. California Democrats passed a resolution demanding President Donald Trump to formally apologize for his time in the White House. Yeah, that’s going to happen. Obviously, Democrats are still smarting that Hillary got shellacked. Show More Summary
We still have not seen an actual tax plan from the White House or Republican leaders in Congress. Tax plans are easy in concept — “Lower the rate, expand the base!” — but when it comes to deciding which deductions must go and who pays how much, things tend to bog down. Throw into the […]
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been shouted down at a San Francisco event by young immigrants protesting her conversations with President Donald Trump on immigration policy. The Democratic … Click to Continue »