Rachel Maddow reports on how the Donald Trump campaign, despite expressing little interest in the Republican Party platform during the GOP convention, did...
Aggressive CAFE standards will soon collide with consumer preference for larger vehicles since gasoline prices collapsed. Both parties seem likely to favor relaxing them.
ldr; The GOP was founded by anti-slavery activists in the North in 1854 and White in the South were in favor of slavery so they stuck with the Democratic party. A lot of Republicans became wealthy from the civil war, and in an effort...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Democratic delegates voted overwhelmingly in favor of the first female presidential nominee of any major American party.
Tuesday night's Planned Parenthood "Sex, Politics, and Cocktails" party had it all: protesters, free drinks, Cecile Richards, some top-flight entertainment, and the ultimate party favor: Donald Trump condoms. While invited guests waited...Show More Summary
Pro-Bernie Sanders supporters protested in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ahead of the DNC convention yesterday in protest of released DNC e-mails, which showed how the Democratic Party rigged the system in favor of Hillary Clinton.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz is under fire over emails that suggest the Democratic Party favored Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders.
An extravagant bash hosted by the the Philadelphia Museum of Art to welcome Democratic delegates to the city on Sunday evening ended in protest as delegates who favor Senator Bernie Sanders demanded a floor vote at the convention.
Some people make the false claim that those who reject voting for third parties in a winner-take-all political system such as the United States are against voting on principle - or favor abandoning principle in order to obtain some non-moral...Show More Summary
Meet Donna Brazile - interim party chair after Debbie Wasserman Schultz (DWS) resignation over Wikileaks-email-leaked proof confirming months of accusations that she had put her thumb on the scales in favor of presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton... The only problem is... Show More Summary
On Sunday, the mother of three announced she would step down as DNC chairwoman at the end of the party's convention. By her mid-40s, Wasserman Schultz had survived breast cancer and was raising three kids — all the while serving in the...Show More Summary
Some 76 percent of likely US Republican voters disagree with their party’s presidential nominee Donald Trump’s call for mass deportation of 11 million immigrants living illegally in the United States, instead favoring a gradual path to citizenship, a Gallup poll revealed on Wednesday.
British lawmaker Douglas Chapman of the Scottish National Party (SNP) said that he would be in favor of the immediate safe removal of Trident, however, the procedure would take several years.
54 percent of respondents support UK Labour party head Jeremy Corbyn to stay on as leader, while 21 percent back Labour Shadow Cabinet member Angela Eagle, and 15 are in favor of former Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Owen Smith, accoridng to the poll.
At long last, President Hairpiece picked a running mate this week, passing over Newt Gingrich and Chris "I've Made A Huge Mistake" Christie for Indiana Governor Mike Pence, a social conservative the Trump team hopes will curry favor with Republicans who don't think Trump is right-wing awful enough for them. Show More Summary
Trump national spokesperson Katrina Pierson accused CNN and the other major news networks of giving more favorable coverage to Black Lives Matter than to the Tea Party.
Theresa May, who is replacing David Cameron, has espoused opinions favorable toward Israel and the Jewish people, making a sharp contrast with the anti-Semitism of the British Labour Party.
by Ansel Herz Giving stoners something to believe in. Crush Rush / Shutterstock.com Bernie Sanders finally endorsed Hillary Clinton today. Why did it take so long? Because he had work to do. Check out this Vox rundown on all the ways...Show More Summary
In what is being described as an unexpected victory for Bernie Sanders supporters, the Democratic Party is officially speaking up in favor of removing marijuana from the list of Class 1 controlled substances and providing a “reasoned pathway” to legalization. Show More Summary
On Friday night, the Democratic platform committee voted in favor of an amendment calling for a $15 minimum wage, a significant victory for Bernie Sanders and labor activists across the United States. The amendment, put forward by Nina Turner, also calls for the minimum to be indexed to inflation, language that was previously resisted by... Show More Summary