Sunday night’s mass shooting in Las Vegas will ignite another discussion about whether and which gun-control measures could prevent future tragedies. Invariably, these discussions will fall on partisan lines. Republican politicians will block any gun-control measures that Democratic politicians advocate. It’s easy to assume that citizens are as polarized along party lines as members of Congress. […]
Republicans have admitted defeat (for now) in their seven-year war to repeal the Affordable Care Act. House and Senate Republicans could exploit budget rules to take another stab at repeal later this year or next. But for now, Republicans seem poised to move on to taxes. Many think that tax reform will be easier for Republicans than […]
A question that should have been asked of Comey in public
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If he wants to make deals with Democrats, then he is falling into a very familiar trap.
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Perhaps the most we’ve ever collectively thought of the nation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)’s Air Traffic Control (ATC) – was in 1981, when newly minted President Ronald Reagan had to deal with an ATC union strike. The ATC was demanding seventeen times more than the amount of money and benefits – than was in the deal to which they had just agreed. (A deal that | Read More »
You can see Mitch McConnell’s devious little pea brain behind this
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We must refuse to stand by and let his brand of politics substitute good, conservative opposition to the status quo.
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The Trump administration on Tuesday ordered a winding down of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which protects from deportation young undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States by their parents. Providing no legislative road map, Trump called on Congress to “legalize” DACA before he phases out the program next […]
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump plans to announce the end of DACA, the federal program that guarantees roughly 800,000 DREAMers temporary legal status in the United States, with a six-month delay to allow the Republican-controlled Congress to come up with a legislative solution to the hotly-contested issue. The core argument of conservatives when it comes to immigration, specifically illegal immigration, is the idea that, ‘ | Read More »