Click here for reuse options! The GOP has been the party of cruelty for decades. In Trump, they've found their champion. If you have any doubts that the phenomenon of Donald Trump was a long time a’coming, you have only to read a piece...Show More Summary
Salon, Tom Cotton and Trey Gowdy Vow Vigilance Over the Trump Administration — No, Seriously, Stop Laughing: Considering how the Republican Party has fallen in line behind Donald Trump over the last few months, does anyone seriously think that this will ever amount to anything? The Chicago Tribune recently reported...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Michigan Republican Party Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel has emerged as President-elect Donald Trump’s favorite to head the party, appearing on Friday at a rally attended by him as part of his “thank you” tour. The...Show More Summary
You can find the court’s order, a concurring opinion, and two dissenting opinions at this link. The two Democrats dissented. Two Republican judges on Trump’s short list recused. … Continue reading ?
However dubious big Republican supporters of Israel felt about Donald Trump, in the last weeks of the election campaign many of them gave a lot of money to the Republican Party; and Sheldon Adelson and his wife gave $10 million to a pro-Trump PAC
With the Republican Party in charge of both houses of Congress and the White House, Washington DC is about to shrug off the gridlock that has plagued it for years.
Scott Pruitt and the triumph of climate-science denialism.
Detroit News: Two Michigan Supreme Court Justices have disqualified themselves from considering a presidential recount appeal by Green Party candidate Jill Stein because Republican President-elect Donald Trump has named them among his possible picks for the United States Supreme Court. … Continue reading ?
“Michigan Republican Party Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel has emerged as the consensus favorite to head the party with President-elect Donald Trump headed to Michigan on Friday as part of his post-election ‘thank you’ tour,” Reuters reports. “With Trump to attend [...]
Tending to party politics, President-elect Donald Trump is rallying supporters in Louisiana on Friday ahead of the state's Senate runoff election, aiming to pad the Republican majority he will inherit. … Click to Continue »
NEW YORK (AP) — Tending to party politics, President-elect Donald Trump is rallying supporters in Louisiana on Friday ahead of the state's Senate runoff election, aiming to pad the Republican majority he will inherit. Kennedy, the state...Show More Summary
The Republican Party is not so much a political party these days as an extended experiment in self-trepanation. The incoming chair of the congressional panel that oversees labor issues on Monday questioned the need for unions and said...Show More Summary
Republican lawmakers say they are determined to find out what role Russia may have played in the 2016 US elections. Despite the Republican Party's huge wins across the board — including President-elect Donald Trump's upset victory against...Show More Summary
More of the same didn't cut it for the American middle class this November,... and so the Obama voters went to the Republicans, as Hillary Clinton failed to impress onto the middle class any sort of vision they can relate to.Per PewShow More Summary
The Nebraska Republican Party's executive director has stepped down to take a new job. Robert "Bud" Synhorst said Thursday he has accepted a position as executive director of the Alpaca … Click to Continue »
Donald Trump naming Scott Pruitt as the head of the Environmental Protection Agency is really just bog-standard Republicanism, which of course makes the entire existence of the Green Party an absurdity bordering on tragedy. Pruitt of course is from Oklahoma, a climate denier who has overseen the vast growth of increasingly powerful earthquakes in this […]
There could be a potential controversy brewing over the venue for the Republican National Committee's Christmas party this year. The Huffington Post has reportedly confirmed through two inside sources that the organization is planning to host the event in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
I write about Trump’s economic emphasis for Politico today and the revolution it represents for the GOP: Of course, Republican politicians always talk about jobs and economy, although usually in the bloodless context of gross domestic product growth. Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s takeover of the Republican Party has produced a side effect that even the crew at Morning Joe finds disturbing: More Republicans are willing to come to the defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Citing both President-elect Trump’s refusal to acknowledge...