caucus Archives

Trumpcare in Danger: Healthcare Vote Cancelled after President Trump Makes ‘Final Offer’

March 23, 2017

Members of the House Freedom Caucus have canceled a planned Thursday night vote on President Donald Trump’s ObamaCare replacement, and this is a good indicator that the measure would have failed. Vote canceled after negotiations between Trump and House Freedom…

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Frozen Out Of Meeting They Requested With ICE (TWEETS)

February 16, 2017

Republicans Help ICE Bully Hispanic Democrats In Congress In an unprecedented display of partisan strong-arming, Republican leaders blocked Democrats in the Congressional Hispanic Caucus from attending a meeting with Immigration and Customs Enforcement. It was a meeting that the Hispanic Caucus…

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Women On The March: Five Ways Women Are Fighting Donald Trump…And Winning!

January 3, 2017

Women are focused Donald Trump is a sexual predator who managed to be elected President on Nov. 8, but fortunately women have come out fighting. Those of us who were against this horribly misogynistic man have channeled their energy and…

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As GOP Tries To Sell Off Your National Parks, Obama Creates Biggest One EVER! (VIDEO)

August 28, 2016

In some wonderful news for wildlife and those who appreciate it, President Barack Obama created the world’s largest ecologically protected area on Friday. In his native Hawaii, he expanded on a national marine monument and it now encompasses more than half…

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Clinton Concedes – Bernie’s Changes To Superdelegate System Wins By Acclaim

July 24, 2016

The Democratic Rules Committee has voted to revamp the superdelegate system Saturday after a deal was hammered out between supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Amendment seeks to make superdelegates less divisive An amendment that maintains the existing superdelegate role…

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Trends Show Sanders, Trump Leading, Strong Dem Enthusiasm, As 1st Caucus Looms

January 30, 2016

This is one of those stories where a picture, as they say, is worth a thousand words. Or, in this case, a few graphs are. As the influential, first in the nation Iowa caucuses rapidly approach, Google Trends data harvested…

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Martin O’Malley, Party Of One: Iowa Event Attended By Single Person

December 29, 2015

I once sat in a restaurant with a group of five friends, joking about how I should run for president someday. And while none of us took that conversation seriously, that “campaign event” was five times bigger than the one…

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Secret Backroom Deal Sets Ted Cruz Up To Topple Trump Tower

December 17, 2015

50 Leaders of right-wing groups secretly pledge support to Sen. Ted Cruz in backroom deal. Ted Cruz was scary and nonsensical in Tuesday night’s Republican presidential debate. That counts as a strong performance for the target audience. If Cruz appeared to…

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Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert Enters Guilty Plea: Busted Thanks To Patriot Act Laws He Helped Pass

October 15, 2015

This has not been a good year for Republican House Speakers. John Boehner is trying to skedaddle away from the third most powerful position (at least on paper) in Washington. But he’s stuck. Kevin McCarthy wanted to be, but stuck…

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Jeb Bush Thinks Black People Only Vote For Democrats To Get “Free Stuff”

September 25, 2015

In the GOP’s relentless struggle to prove which primary candidate is the most out-of-touch with the needs and goals of minorities, Jeb Bush may have just closed the massive Donald Trump gap in a single, ignorant statement, when he claimed…

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