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Lindsey Graham: Connection Between Trump Campaign, Russian Intelligence Would Be ‘Game Changer’ -VIDEO

Lindsey Graham: Connection Between Trump Campaign, Russian Intelligence Would Be ‘Game Changer’ -VIDEO

  It seems this scandal is getting worse by the day. And Republicans are finally taking serious note. On Monday night, Trump’s senior national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was forced to resign because he got caught for having contacts with the Russians before Trump was inaugurated and then lied to cover it up. And then […]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Something To Say About The Electoral College And A Broken Congress

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Something To Say About The Electoral College And A Broken Congress

“There are some things I would like to change, one is the Electoral College.” On Monday night SCOTUS Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke at Stanford Law. And in a question-and-answer session with the students, she touched on politics. RBG lamented on how very partisan Congress and the confirmation process have become. She recalled that back in […]

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

As Hillary Clinton said during the campaign, a man who can be so easily baited with a tweet can not be trusted with the nuclear launch codes. She was right. And now the Dems are pushing legislation to limit his ability to use nukes. On Tuesday two Democratic lawmakers reintroduced a bicameral bill that would stop […]

Rachel Maddow And Chuck Schumer Discuss Blocking Trump’s SCOTUS Picks -VIDEO

Rachel Maddow And Chuck Schumer Discuss Blocking Trump’s SCOTUS Picks -VIDEO

Chuck Schumer told Trump, “You’ll be a failure.” On Tuesday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interviewed the new Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer. If you’ve been worried that the Dems might roll over on everything Trump and the GOP are about to do, this will give you some hope. Chuck Schumer is the new top Democrat […]

10 Democratic Rising Stars To Watch As Dems Rebuild

10 Democratic Rising Stars To Watch As Dems Rebuild

The Democratic Party is reeling from the disastrous 2016 elections. But, as the party scrambles to find new leadership, there are 10 bright rising stars to keep an eye on over the next couple years. The Democrats took a real beating last year, losing both the House and Senate along with the White House. And […]

House Republicans Gut Congress’ Ethics Oversight Panel

House Republicans Gut Congress’ Ethics Oversight Panel

The House Republicans just gutted the Office of Congressional Ethics. Monday night the House Republicans voted 119-74 to gut Congress’ independent ethics oversight watchdog panel. They also voted to take away the panel’s independence. The Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) was created by the Dems in March of 2008 following the Abramoff scandal. Abramoff was a […]

Here’s What The Future Holds For Reproductive Rights, And It Aint Good

Here’s What The Future Holds For Reproductive Rights, And It Aint Good

One thing that is certain to come before the new Supreme Court is abortion rights, especially in the wake of states like Ohio passing new “Heartbeat Laws.” So will Roe v. Wade hold up? Maybe not. And for pro-choice Americans, there is actually a lot to worry about. One of the most impactful consequences of […]

Time To Make Our Voices Heard! A Complete List Of Contact Info For Your Senators And Reps

Time To Make Our Voices Heard! A Complete List Of Contact Info For Your Senators And Reps

Now that the election is over, it’s more important than ever that we make our voices heard and demand that Congress keeps Trump in check. We can start by putting some major pressure on them about the Steve Bannon hire. And save this list….something tells me we’re going to be using it a lot. Since […]

BREAKING….FBI: Review Of New Emails Confirm Hillary Will Not Face Charges – VIDEO

BREAKING….FBI: Review Of New Emails Confirm Hillary Will Not Face Charges – VIDEO

James Comey just told Congress that they found nothing in the new emails to change their original conclusion that no charges will be filed against Hillary. FBI Director James Comey dropped an absolute bombshell with less than two weeks before the presidential election. Comey sent a letter to Republican Congressional Committee Chairs saying that he was […]

Hillary: ‘I Don’t Even Think About Responding’ Anymore To Trump

Hillary: ‘I Don’t Even Think About Responding’ Anymore To Trump

On Saturday, Hillary used some of the most dismissive rhetoric about Trump that we’ve heard this entire campaign. Saturday aboard her campaign plane, Hillary expressed to the press how very little she cares about Trump these days. Since the third debate, she has been using a totally different strategy to deal with him. In her […]