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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New poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think Russian interference in 2022 elections “no big deal”

But remember folks, Republicans are supposed the be strong on national defense as the “party of national security”: A new poll finds double-digit support among Republicans for Russia interfering in the U.S. midterm elections to try to help Republicans keep control of Congress in the fall. A Yahoo Finance–SurveyMonkey poll released Tuesday finds that…

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Report: President Biden says Trump shouldn’t get intelligence briefings

It’s about time President Biden took away former President Donald Trump’s access to daily intelligence briefings – this should have happened right after President Biden was sworn into office. President Biden said Friday that he does not believe that former President Trump should continue to receive intelligence briefings. Biden said in an…

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House progressives push President Biden on COVID relief

Yes please… More than 50 House progressives are pushing President Joe Biden to prioritize recurring direct checks instead of one-time payments in the next rescue package, upping the demands on Democratic leaders in their race to draft a bill. The group of House Democrats, led by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.),…

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Report: disgraced former President Donald Trump considering forming new political party

Oh please let this be true…. In a clear indication that Donald Trump is not going to quietly settle down into the life of a private citizen after his White House stint, a new report on Wednesday said he is discussing forming a new political outfit called the Patriot Party. Following the…

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