A new federal paid leave idea has been produced, promoted, and endorsed by individuals on the right. And now Republican legislators like Marco Rubio, Joni Ernst, and Mike Lee are getting behind it. Advocates propose using Social Security...Show More Summary
The wife of an Uber driver who was killed in a crash involving an undocumented immigrant slammed a Republican politician for using her husband’s death as part of his campaign, the Indy Channel reports. Senate candidate Mike Braun evoked Jeffrey Monroe—who was killed alongside Colts’ player Edwin...
Could this be another seat the Democrats flip in November? The tide is turning on the idea of sensible gun law reforms and nobody got that message more clearly than Republican Rep. Mike Coffman from Colorado’s 6th District, which happens to encompass two of the most tragic mass shooting locations in the nation—Columbine and Aurora. Show More Summary
The Republican Lifeboat Builders (tm) are working overtime on Morning Joe this year. Joe is now an "independent," and the rest of the panel is busy busy busy making "both sides" and "It's not Republicans, it's Trump" arguments just as fast as they can. Remember, don't you dare call it Trumpism. And this morning at least they went after Republicans. Show More Summary
During an interview on CNN Thursday afternoon, Sen. Mike Rounds (R-SD) reacted to the nation’s latest deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida by arguing that the solution is to make schools more like military checkpoints. “I think that we should be, as I would say, be putting in additional defensive capabilities,” Rounds said. “A series […]
A bipartisan group of 16 senators — led by independent Angus King of Maine and Republican Mike Rounds of South Dakota — has proposed the latest potential fix to the congressional stalemate over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...Show More Summary
On the day after yet another mass shooting… yet more mass murder at a school… honestly, America, what the hell? Am I politicizing a tragedy to say this is yet more blood on the hands of Republicans and the NRA, and to point accusingly at the American right's bloodthirsty violence fetish? No. Show More Summary
A Republican congressman, Mike Turner of Ohio, is seeking to have one of his most prominent GOP colleagues, Rep. Darrell Issa of California, deposed in his divorce hearing. Issa was a groomsman in Turner's wedding. Republican Rep. Mike Turner of Ohio is seeking to have fellow GOP Rep. Show More Summary
Mike Magee Quietly rising out of the ashes of the Republican led campaign to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act, are pragmatic efforts, not focused on “if”, but focused on “how” and “when” the U.S. will join all other developed nations and provide all of her citizens with affordable, high-quality care. Show More Summary
Green Eagle: The 1929 stock market crash was a more complicated event than most people today realize. Politics Plus: Republicans trash the rule of law in order to protect gerrymandering. What Would Jack Do: Censorship tends to backfire. Show More Summary
Miscellanea Agnostica: Why did Republicans do nothing to stop this guy from getting their nomination? Shakesville: Hillary's book reminds us what the country was cheated of when Putin stole the election for Trump. The Rude Pundit: At...Show More Summary
Booman Tribune: Some believe a Republican-dominated Congress would never impeach Trump. Trump himself seems to disagree. Mock Paper Scissors: Trump's transformation of the Republican party didn't come out of thin air. He just aligned...Show More Summary
The GOP could be facing a reckoning in the mid-term elections. Democrats have just pulled of their second upset of 2018. A Republican legislative seat in Missouri flipped from red to blue on Tuesday night as Democrat Mike Revis won House District 97. Show More Summary
Progressive Eruptions: Trump defiles and degrades the Presidency, and by extension, the country. Electoral-Vote: A special election in Pennsylvania has the Republicans in panic mode. Earth-Bound Misfit: A picture is worth a thousandShow More Summary
Vice President Mike Pence is seeking revenge against Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) for reneging against the deal he thought they’d reached on tax reform — but the West Virginia Democrat thinks it’s all for show. The vice president campaigned against Manchin last week in Trump-backing...
Dominick Reuter Democratic candidate Mike Revis on Tuesday flipped what had been a deep-red State House seat in Missouri by a 108-vote margin over his Republican opponent. Revis defeated GOP candidate David C. Linton in the special election to replace Rep. Show More Summary
BETHEL PARK, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is stumping for a Republican congressional candidate in Pennsylvania, slamming his Democratic opponent and trying to help the GOP keep the seat in its House majority. It's the first congressional race of the year. Pence addressed 150 supporters Friday in Bethel Park. Show More Summary
Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Before I get started, I want to put my cards on the table. I don’t trust Republicans like Devin Nunes for a moment. He doesn’t care about the civil liberties of Americans, and it’s become clear to me the whole “release the memo” thing is largely a political stunt. Show More Summary
Vice President Mike Pence wants to believe his boss is pushing Democrats to the other side of the aisle—but he may be exaggerating just how strong the Trump effect is for some Democrats, who have long abandoned their loyalty to party.... The post Mike Pence’s favorite Democrat prefers to...
Vice President Mike Pence launched a tirade against Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin for his vote against the Republican tax bill last year. Some of Pence's staffers tweeted the #JoeVotedNo hashtag at Manchin from their official White House...Show More Summary