A stunner to say the least: Just days after Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Gov. Bruce Rauner told Chicago taxpayers to “take a hike,” Democrats delivered the same message to the governor.In a stunning move, the Illinois House on Monday voted...Show More Summary
In 2014, exit polls showed a dramatic reversal of fortune for Democrats among Asian American voters. After President Obama walloped Mitt Romney 73-26 in 2012, Republicans actually had a one point advantage (50-49) in the 2014 House nationwide exit poll. Show More Summary
Millennials don’t seem to understand what they will get if they elect Crazy Ol’ Bern to the White House. Let us explain for you: Via Frank Lea: It only took
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is the frontrunner to win the US Democratic Party's presidential nomination. However, her triumphant march to the White House might be overshadowed by her email scandal.
A most excellent ad from the Democrats, that will run in at least fifteen House districts with vulnerable Republicans. And how will they distance themselves from the stupid things Donald Trump says when their party co-horts have been...Show More Summary
With over six months in his term, Tomblin is largely phoning it in. If the Senate passes the House budget next week, Tomblin should do the smart thing and sign it. The people of West Virginia need certainty, not political games. The post Tomblin, West Virginia Democrats Continue to Play Games with Budget appeared first on RedState.
The would-be Bernie Sanders vs. Donald Trump throwdown will only live on in the minds of comedy writers. The presumptive GOP presidential nominee now says he won’t debate the Democratic White House candidate — something Trump had initially seemed open to on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! earlier this week. But on Friday, Trump released a […]
TEN YEARS AGO ON INSTAPUNDIT: DEBRA SAUNDERS: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi rails against the GOP “culture of corruption.” And in the most boneheaded political move of 2006, House Speaker Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., just handed her extra rope. This has been a sorry year for congressional ethics. Cunningham pleaded guilty. Under indictment and with news […]
Democrats are beginning the crucial task of tying vulnerable Republican incumbents to Donald Trump. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is targeting 15 House races with a five-figure digital ad buy, connecting House Republican...Show More Summary
A House Judiciary Committee hearing grew heated on Wednesday during an exchange between California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren and Gail Heriot, an anti-trans activist and member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. The topic was regulatory...Show More Summary
Liberal websites have been abuzz for the last couple days about a confrontation at a House hearing on the Obama administration’s controversial guidance letter on transgender bathrooms. Representative Zoe Lofgren, a Democrat from SanShow More Summary
House Democrats have released expensive ads connecting their Republican opponents to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.The Democratic...
When the Koch brothers' political operation targets a Democrat, no one's surprised. When it goes after a red-state House Republican, something odd is happening.
In a reversal from last week, 43 House Republicans joined forces with Democrats in passing an LGBT measure, thereby putting their stamp of approval on a 2014 Obama executive order.
A series of polls this week shows Democrat Hillary Clinton pulling back ahead of Donald Trump in the 2016 race for the White House, after Trump apparently benefited from a “bump” in his popularity as a result of becoming the presumptive Republican nominee to briefly take a fractional lead over Clinton last week. Show More Summary
A few days ago, I described a pending House bill that would gut the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Now, I find out that my a bunch of Democrat U.S. Senators have introduced a bill that would require pharmacists to dispense contraception–even...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Two Democratic lawmakers are pretty livid about legislation that is meant to give Puerto Rico -- home to 3.5 million American citizens -- the power to restructure its $70 billion in debt. The House Natural Resources Committee passed the bill out of committee on Wednesday with strong Democratic support, but Sen. Show More Summary
The first two years of President Barack Obama's first term in office will be remembered as a time of tremendous legislative productivity. Part of it, of course, was owed to the Democratic Party's complete control of the lawmaking branches of government. Show More Summary
Jim Manley: It doesn't matter whether Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders ever debate each other. The losers in this scenario are Hillary Clinton and Democrats who don't want the GOP to win the White House.
TRENTON — Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to suggest the new report criticizing Hillary Clinton over her email use shows why the Democratic presidential front-runner should not “allowed” in the White House. The Inspector General’s report on Crooked Hillary Clinton...