Partisan Politics and Policy

Susan Rice Declines Testifying Before Senate Committee On Russia Probe

Susan Rice Declines Testifying Before Senate Committee On Russia Probe

Senate Republicans want Susan Rice to testify about the unmasking of US citizens in the Russia investigation. Rice just gave them the virtual finger. On Wednesday, Obama’s former national security adviser Susan Rice declined an invitation to testify before a judiciary subcommittee hearing next week. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on crime […]

Jimmy Kimmel Gives Personal Heart Wrenching Plea For Obamacare -VIDEO

Jimmy Kimmel Gives Personal Heart Wrenching Plea For Obamacare -VIDEO

In a very serious heartfelt monologue, Jimmy Kimmel opened up about his newborn son’s health crisis and made an emotional plea to Republicans not to destroy Obamacare. The Republicans are trying to pass their third attempt at repealing Obamacare this week with no mandatory protections for people with preexisting conditions. The American people are not […]

Trump Now Wants To Raise Gas Taxes To Pay For His Agenda

Trump Now Wants To Raise Gas Taxes To Pay For His Agenda

Donald Trump is now saying that he’s willing to raise gas taxes to pay for infrastructure improvements. He wants me and you to pay more for gasoline all while he gives his millionaire and billionaire buddies a massive tax cut. We currently pay 18.4 cents per gallon in federal gas taxes. (and 24.4 cents per gallon […]

Nancy Pelosi Puts Out New Video Showing Dems How To Run Against Trump In 2018 -VIDEO

Nancy Pelosi Puts Out New Video Showing Dems How To Run Against Trump In 2018 -VIDEO

Nancy Pelosi just put out a new video showing Democrats how to run against Trump in 2018. The video uses Trump’s own words. And it’s extremely disturbing. Democrats need to do several things if they want to win in 2018. For one thing, we need to find and run really good candidates. We need to […]

Bernie Sanders Just Did Something Brilliant, And Trapped The GOP On Health Care -VIDEO

Bernie Sanders Just Did Something Brilliant, And Trapped The GOP On Health Care -VIDEO

“I’m going to introduce a Medicare for all, single-payer program. We’ve got to join the rest of the world and guarantee health care to all of our people as a right.” Bernie Sanders just did something brilliant. He just boxed Republicans into a corner on health care that they’re going to have a hell of […]

Trump ‘Absolutely’ Looking At Breaking Up The 9th Circuit Court

Trump ‘Absolutely’ Looking At Breaking Up The 9th Circuit Court

Donald Trump is really angry at the courts for blocking two of his Executive Orders on immigration. So now he’s talking about breaking up the 9th Circuit. On Tuesday U.S. District Judge William Orrick, under the 9th Circuit’s jurisdiction, temporarily blocked Trump from withholding funds from sanctuary cities. Judge Orrick argued that Trump overstepped his […]

Senate Dems Troll Trump Hard, Taking Red Pen To Trump’s 100-Day Accomplishments List

Senate Dems Troll Trump Hard, Taking Red Pen To Trump’s 100-Day Accomplishments List

Senate Democrats: “White House release on President Trump’s first 100 days had some errors in it. We fixed them.” This week, the White House put out an email with a comical list of Trump’s “accomplishments” in his first 100 days. The email was titled “President Trump’s 100 Days of Historic Accomplishments.” And they are claiming that […]

Neil deGrasse Tyson Publicly Shames Republicans For Science Denial -VIDEO

Neil deGrasse Tyson Publicly Shames Republicans For Science Denial -VIDEO

Neil deGrasse Tyson is pissed. And he just publicly shamed Donald Trump and the Republicans for their continual arguments against basic facts and their denial of proven science. It’s mind-boggling that in the year 2017 we are arguing over simple facts and science. Somehow the truth has become a partisan issue. And so, here we […]

Trump Administration Offers Dems Most Outrageous Deal Yet About Obamacare

Trump Administration Offers Dems Most Outrageous Deal Yet About Obamacare

The Trump administration just offered the Democrats a deal to save funding for Obamacare that is almost too asinine to believe. Trump’s Management and Budget Director, Mick Mulvaney, just tried to make an unbelievable bullshit deal with Congressional Democrats to avoid a government shut-down next week. Mulvaney told the Dems that Trump was willing to […]

House Republican Has Melt-Down At Town Hall: Taxpayers Do Not Pay My Salary! -VIDEO

House Republican Has Melt-Down At Town Hall: Taxpayers Do Not Pay My Salary! -VIDEO

“Bullcrap! I pay for myself!” This week Representative Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) held a Town Hall in his home district. And it didn’t go well. Apparently Mr. Mullin is very confused about where his $174,000 a year salary comes from. Or maybe he just thinks his constituents are really stupid. Unfortunately for Mullin, voters are a whole […]