President Manchin

Joe Manchin has clearly decided he’s the actual President of the United States. He can’t get behind Biden’s two trillion dollar infrastructure package (American Jobs Plan) because raising the corporate tax rate from 21% to 28% is just a bridge too far ( pun intended). He can’t get behind a…

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Former Trump administration official admits she abused her authority

So can we all agree the Trump administration is one of the most corrupt in the history of our nation? A former federal official admitted she abused her authority in a publicity stunt that tricked New York City public housing residents into sounding supportive of former President Donald Trump, ethics…

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Report: Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz sought pardon from President Trump

Recently it’s been reported Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz of Florida is under investigation for possible sex trafficking, sex with a minor, and a host of other criminal behaviors. Rep. Gaetz has vehemently denied the allegations against him; however according to a new report Rep. Gaetz sought a pardon from then-President…

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Report: Dept. of Justice investigating Rep. Matt Gaetz for possible sexual relationship with a 17-year-old

Well this is awkward… The Justice Department is investigating whether Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl and violated federal laws against sex trafficking in the process, The New York Times reported Tuesday. The inquiry is part of a larger probe into Joel Greenberg, a…

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Steve Kerr gets it right on gun control

Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr is absolutely on point: “I think it’s, first of all, important to reference their names,” Kerr said. “These are human beings. These are people who have been lost. The thought of the mothers and fathers and sisters, brothers, daughters and sons who are…

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VIDEO: Sen. Sherrod Brown calls out Republicans

Watch as Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio calls out Republicans in the U.S. Senate for their seeming unwillingness to act in a timely manner on COVID-19 financial relief for millions of Americans who are struggling financially due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Report: Trump Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao used office for personal gain

Does this really shock anyone? An internal watchdog found evidence that Elaine Chao committed potential ethics violations while serving as transportation secretary under President Donald Trump, but the Justice Department declined to open an investigation. Evidence collected by the Department of Transportation’s inspector general found that Chao had used her taxpayer-funded staff and…

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U.S. Senate poised to pass COVID-19 stimulus despite Ron Johnson’s attempts to stall

Despite “Our Dumb Senator” Ron Johnson’s attempts to stall it, President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus bill appears poised to pass in the United States Senate. In their attempts to delay financial relief for millions of Americans Sen. Johnson and his Republican allies filed over 500 amendments to the…

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What’s the Democrats’ plan to raise the national minimum wage?

So now that the Senate Democrats’ plan to include a $15 minimum wage in a COVID-19 relief bill has gone down in flames what’s their Plan B? Democrats’ $15 minimum wage increase isn’t going to survive the Senate. And they don’t have a Plan B yet. The Senate parliamentarian’s decision…

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While Texans freeze Senator Ted Cruz takes a trip to Cancun!

Well isn’t this something… So for those of you playing along at home, that’s Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz boarding a flight to sunny Cancun, Mexico while tens of thousands of his constituents are freezing and without power due to Republican failures to weatherproof the energy infrastructure in that state….

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