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Pelosi Demands Democrats Stand Firm in Face of Shutdown Threats

January 17, 2018

With the deadline to avoid a government shutdown looming at midnight Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is urging all fellow Democrats to oppose another stopgap funding extension unless it includes measures to satisfy Democratic priorities. The key demand is…

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Breaking: GOP Tax Scam SNAFU Jams Up Republican Ripoff, Leaving Ryan Red Faced

December 19, 2017

Let me put it bluntly… If you make less than $1,000,000 per year and voted for Trump, or a Republican for Congress, YOU JUST GOT SCREWED, SUCKER! The House of Representatives just passed the biggest tax rip-off in 30 years,…

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These Cheap AF GOP Senators Refused to Help Hurricane Victims, Now They’re Begging Trump For Aid

August 25, 2017

The residents of Texas’ Gulf Coast are bracing for what is predicted to be the most catastrophic natural disaster to hit the United States in twelve years. Hurricane Harvey has been officially designated a Category Three hurricane and it is…

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Look Who Donated to the 22 GOP Senators Who Urged Trump to Dump the Paris Treaty

June 1, 2017

Republican Senators Convince Trump to Abandon Climate Agreement for Donors In late May, Donald Trump decided to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement. In a scene out of a dystopian thriller, Trump used reality TV techniques to…

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Schumer: Comey’s Firing Part of A ‘Deeply Troubling Pattern’ (VIDEO)

May 10, 2017

Firing Comey was a mistake, Schumer says Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has a stern warning for President Donald Trump, now that he has fired FBI Director James Comey: His firing was a “big mistake.” “Earlier this afternoon President…

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House Intelligence Committee Scoffs At Flynn Investigation, Pushes To Investigate FBI Instead

February 15, 2017

The scandal that resulted in the resignation of Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn due to his discussions with the Russian ambassador is quickly deepening, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell now says it’s “highly likely” that the Senate Intelligence Committee…

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Saudi Arabia Threatens Economic Slap Fight Over 9/11 Victims Bill (VIDEO)

April 18, 2016

It looks like Saudi Arabia is preparing for a slap fight with the U.S. soon if the home of “freedom fries” decides to pass a bipartisan bill permitting “victims of 9/11 and other terrorist attacks to sue foreign governments.” The…

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The Disgusting Reason One Senator Blocked Funds To Ease Flint’s Lead Poisoning Crisis

April 15, 2016

The Senate voted to ignore the horror of Flint, Michigan, Wednesday. Senate leadership reached an agreement on an energy modernization bill, CNN reported. The bipartisan achievement, such a rare bird in these woods, nearly also included the Hallmark moment of…

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Unsurprisingly, GOP Senators Stick To Racist, Partisan Obstructionism On Scalia Replacement Issue

February 23, 2016

Surprise, surprise. A week after Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee came out of a meeting and told reporters they’d do what everyone knew this shameless crowd of racist and partisan obstructionists would do: nothing—just stand in the…

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Anonymous, The KKK, And The Dangers Of Online Journalism

November 3, 2015

It was stunning news. Hacktivist group Anonymous had revealed the names of a number of individuals that were alleged to be in the KKK. On the list were four Republican senators and a handful of mayors. The Internet predictably went…

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