Category: Congress

Progressive Group Targets Susan Collins Over Kavanaugh Vote

Progressive Group Targets Susan Collins Over Kavanaugh Vote

Yvette Simpson: 'Confirming a man accused of sexual assault to the highest bench in the nation is a stain on our history and on Collins’ Senate career.'

Bias

Democrat Cunningham Jumps Into Contentious NC Senate Race With National Reach

Democrat Cunningham Jumps Into Contentious NC Senate Race With National Reach

The contest for the 2020 North Carolina US Senate seat is shaping up to be a donnybrook.

Bias

Former GOP Rep: Trump’s Saying that He’d Accept Info from a Foreign Power Is an ‘Impeachable Moment’

Former GOP Rep: Trump’s Saying that He’d Accept Info from a Foreign Power Is an ‘Impeachable Moment’

Speaker Pelosi 'did not have a hand in Donald Trump's behavior, but she occupies the highest constitutional office outside of the White House. This is the moment where we're begging for leadership.'

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McConnell Admits GOP Willing to Deny Americans Their Rights to Avoid ‘Two New Democratic Senators’

McConnell Admits GOP Willing to Deny Americans Their Rights to Avoid ‘Two New Democratic Senators’

The only correct, patriotic and intellectually honest answer is to provide DC with the full representation that all taxpaying Americans enjoy and have come to expect.

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Even Republicans Begin to Grow Weary of the Senate’s ‘Legislative Graveyard’

Even Republicans Begin to Grow Weary of the Senate’s ‘Legislative Graveyard’

A number of restive Republican senators want to join House Democrats in serious legislating.

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Judiciary Committee Member: ‘I Don’t Have Any Difficulty’ with Calling for Trump Being Locked Up

Judiciary Committee Member: ‘I Don’t Have Any Difficulty’ with Calling for Trump Being Locked Up

'It's kind of rich to hear the president complain about this when he began a campaign with 'Lock her up' as his bumper sticker and led an effort to delegitimize the first African-American president by claiming he wasn't born in this country.'

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Senators Introduce Resolution Supporting Two-State Solution in Middle East

Senators Introduce Resolution Supporting Two-State Solution in Middle East

Bernie Sanders: 'We need to defend Israel’s right to live in peace and security, while at the same time, end the occupation and protect Palestinians’ right to security and self-determination.'

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Democratic Senators Push Bank Chief To Do Away With Forced Arbitration

Democratic Senators Push Bank Chief To Do Away With Forced Arbitration

'One of the fundamental principles of our democracy is that everyone should get their day in court. Forced arbitration deprives Americans of that basic right.'

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Opinions

McConnell Admits GOP Willing to Deny Americans Their Rights to Avoid ‘Two New Democratic Senators’

By Janet Ybarra

The only correct, patriotic and intellectually honest answer is to provide DC with the full representation that all taxpaying Americans enjoy and have come to expect.

The Soldiers in the Tank: Unsung Heroes of Tiananmen Square

By Thomas Brown

Thirty years ago, after weeks of student-led protests, tanks rolled into Tiananmen Square in Beijing.

Why Despite Inaccurate Reporting, Media Trust is Rising

By Thomas Brown

Gell-Mann helped bring order to the field of particle physics in the 1950s and 1960s — a time when a bewildering array of new particles was being found in “atom-smashing” experiments.

Don’t Blame Liberals and Democrats for Social Media Bans

By Mike Jones

People were banned for violating terms of service--even Alex Jones' site has terms of service.

The Chinese Ethnic Genocide Nobody Cares About

By Eliyahu Setton

The history of the Uighur ethnic group is complicated. Uighurs started off as an ethnic majority in Xinjiang, and they have historically been self-governed.

The Court, Not Roe v Wade, Should Be Up For Review

By Mike Kauffmann

The winds are changing and with change comes unrest.

The Rockiest Democratic Presidential Launch Yet

By Janet Ybarra

On what was to be his big day, Bill deBlasio suffered one ignominy after another.

Do Political Quizzes Define You?

By Mike Kauffmann

I checked out eight popular quizzes. They were all biased. After all, they’re written by humans and all humans are biased.

A Divided Nation Over Abortion

By Winston Wang

In a recent interview on Fox News, Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders said, “I believe that the decision over abortion belongs to a woman and her physician, not the federal government, not the state government.”

Conservatives Angry at Liberal Internet Bias: Time To Bring Back the Fairness Doctrine?

By Janet Ybarra

If Republicans were sincere, they would help re-establish the Fairness Doctrine.