Tag: Congress

Cornyn Says Tax Loophole Was Added To Secure Key Senate Votes

Daniel Valencia- December 18, 2017

Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the majority whip, on Sunday said a provision that could personally enrich key Republican lawmakers was added to the final ... Read More

Swamped: Trump’s White House Rated Most Corrupt Government Institution in New Poll

Ed Lynn- December 12, 2017

In the year since Donald Trump was elected president on a promise to “drain the swamp” of Washington’s corruption, Americans have become more, not less, ... Read More

To Decide the Future of the 2nd Amendment, We Must First Understand Its History

Ed Lynn- November 18, 2017

The Second Amendment to the Constitution states simply: "A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the ... Read More

Republicans Are Too Incompetent to Govern. Trumpists Don’t Even Bother Trying.

Timothy Bertrand- September 20, 2017

Republicans Fail to Keep the Big Top Running The idea that Republicans and Democrats are more or less the same is a popular one. Even ... Read More

Trump Administration’s Hypocritical Stance on Privacy is Knee Deep in Swampwater

Ed Lynn- April 19, 2017

White House press secretary Sean Spicer says that those kind-hearted lobbyists coming in and out of the White House every day deserve privacy, and that's ... Read More

GOP Led Congress Losing Support – Even Among Republican Voters

Ed Lynn- April 1, 2017

WASHINGTON — Republicans have had a tough month on Capitol Hill, and their poll numbers show it. Sixty-two percent of voters disapprove of GOP lawmakers ... Read More

The American Bar Association Is The Latest Victim Of Trump’s Revenge

Deborah Montesano- April 1, 2017

The American Bar Association (ABA) gave Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, its highest rating. In return, Trump banned the organization from reviewing ... Read More

Republican’s Answer To Obamacare Won’t Undo Medicare Cuts They Criticized It For

Ruby Stone- March 22, 2017

http://gty.im/656066818 WASHINGTON - In letter after letter, Republican lawmakers have reminded their constituents: Obamacare cut Medicare. Implied, and sometimes stated outright, was that the GOP's ... Read More

Here’s What Trump Can Get Done In Congress

Ruby Stone- March 7, 2017

In 1987, Donald Trump helped create his image as a master negotiator with his best-selling book The Art of the Deal. Never mind that his ... Read More