Rachel Maddow reports that the judge in the Mike Flynn case has recused himself, and depending on the reason, Republicans trying to undermine the Trump...
"Democrats fire harassers. Republicans promote them. #GroperInTheWhiteHouse"
Utah's Republican Sens. Mike Lee and Orrin Hatch stood up for 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney Wednesday after he was savaged by former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. "Mitt Romney is a good man," Lee tweeted. "Steve...Show More Summary
"We denied this in the article and deny it again today. Didn’t happen"
SALENA ZITO: In a political world gone topsy-turvy, Mike Pence is the party leader. NEW YORK — When President Trump shook the political world, the epicenter was Pennsylvania, the one swing state Republicans had tried and failed to carry in each of the last six presidential elections. The flamboyant businessman targeted Pennsylvania from the start […]
Lawyers, Guns and Money: There are no moderate Republicans. Hullabaloo: The problems of Bizarro World. Joan McCarter: Hatch, leading the fight for $1.5 trillion deficit-boosting tax cuts, says we can't afford CHIP. Pacific Standard:Show More Summary
Not too long ago, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Utah Sen. Mike Lee were conservative darlings. Both of them first ran for the Senate as Tea Party upstarts against Republican insiders, and both distinguished themselves as creative conservative policymakers who were eager to modernize the Reaganite agenda. Show More Summary
Rep. Todd Rokita has started a new feud in Indiana's bitter Republican Senate primary, attacking a rival — whom he calls "Tax Hike Mike" Braun — over the former state … Click to Continue »
"It's Miller time!" So said one of the several dozen Republican senators who stayed on the floor to watch Vice President Mike Pence call the vote around 1:50 a.m. late Friday night. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Republicans' signature tax bill, passed the Senate 51-49, picking up all Republican votes except for Tennessee Sen. Show More Summary
GOP strategist Steve Schmidt isn’t optimistic about the Republican Congress’ potential for impeaching President Donald Trump in the wake of former adviser Mike Flynn’s guilty plea— but he believes that if they fail to act properly, they’ll dig their own graves in 2018....
Guest post by Mike LaChance at American Lookout: Jim Carrey has never seemed completely sane but he may have finally gone over the edge. He made some Twitter comments recently about Republicans which make him seem not only uninformed but mentally unstable. Show More Summary
REX TILLERSON. Trump planning replacement of Tillerson with Mike Pompeo within weeks: “Mr. Pompeo would be replaced at the C.I.A. by Senator Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas who has been a key ally of the president on nationalShow More Summary
His replacement would be Mike Pompeo, current CIA director and pro-life former Republican congressman from Kansas.
The White House is considering replacing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo and giving Pompeo’s job to Sen. Tom Cotton, an Arkansas Republican, the New York Times reports. In Cotton, who reportedly wants the CIA job, President Donald Trump would install at the intelligence agency one of the most […]
Two powerhouse Republicans in Ohio are moving from rivalry to cooperation in the 2018 race for Ohio governor. Attorney General Mike DeWine announced on Thursday that rival Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted), … Click to Continue »
For the first time in the long slog to pass health care and tax reform, Republican and Democratic senators could face a tough vote that presents genuine political challenges for both parties. The vote would be on an amendment that Utah Sen. Show More Summary
Marco Rubio and Mike Lee, two GOP senators, introduced an amendment to the Republican tax bill on Wednesday. The amendment would make the child tax credit more generous, but also make it so the corporate tax rate is only cut to 22% instead...Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun's campaign says it fired a former staffer who is also affiliated with the white nationalist movement. The Republican's campaign says Caleb C. Shumaker briefly collected ballot signatures for the candidate. Show More Summary
Congressman Mike Conaway said it would be "a surprise" if the House Intelligence Committee concluded its investigation this year.
Mike Allen: “With administration and leadership aides frantically negotiating with holdout senators, the Senate’s tax vote scheduled for late this week could lapse into next week.” “That would raise everyone’s blood pressure: Everything is fragile.” “The bill is in the [...]