Category: Left

President Biden Tells Potential Immigrants: ‘Don’t Come,’ US ‘Still Getting Set Up’

President Biden Tells Potential Immigrants: ‘Don’t Come,’ US ‘Still Getting Set Up’

Addressing what could be becoming his young administration's biggest headache and potential liability thus far, President Biden used a national TV appearance to tell potential immigrants to the United States, "Don't come."
Stabenow on Party Line Covid Relief Vote: GOP Filed Amendments ‘Literally Taking Food Out of the Mouths of Babies’

Stabenow on Party Line Covid Relief Vote: GOP Filed Amendments ‘Literally Taking Food Out of the Mouths of Babies’

Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D) pushed back on questions about the lack of bipartisan support for the Biden administration’s COVID relief bill, noting that “you have to have people on both sides who want to do it.”
W.Va. Governor: Texas, Mississippi Going Maskless a ‘Macho Thing’

W.Va. Governor: Texas, Mississippi Going Maskless a ‘Macho Thing’

Although the governors of Mississippi and Texas who this week lifted mask mandates in their states in the midst of the novel coronavirus pandemic may have been Republicans, the moves were not supported by all of their Republican counterparts.
‘Hearing Andrew Cuomo Apologize for Anything Is Breathtaking,’ He Knows He’s ‘in Real Trouble’

‘Hearing Andrew Cuomo Apologize for Anything Is Breathtaking,’ He Knows He’s ‘in Real Trouble’

New York Gov Andrew Cuomo's troubles with sexual harassment allegations against him mount -- putting in serious jeopardy a political future that just last year appeared on the rise amid what seemed steady leadership during some of worst of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.
House Progressive Leader: Senate Dems Should Overrule Parliamentarian  to Raise Minimum Wage

House Progressive Leader: Senate Dems Should Overrule Parliamentarian to Raise Minimum Wage

Senate Democrats should overrule Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough's decision that legislation to raise the federal minimum wage cannot be included as planned as part of President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID relief package, according to a chorus from the left.
‘The Governor Is Making This Massive, Very Dangerous And Deadly Outage All About Politics’

‘The Governor Is Making This Massive, Very Dangerous And Deadly Outage All About Politics’

Gov. Greg Abbott, and other Republican state leaders of Texas, are more interested in pointing political fingers rather than deal with the key issues in the midst of the ongoing deep freeze and power outage in the Lone Star State.
Rush Limbaugh ‘Laid Groundwork For Donald Trump’

Rush Limbaugh ‘Laid Groundwork For Donald Trump’

Rush Limbaugh, the nationally syndicated right-wing radio broadcaster who died Wednesday of advanced lung cancer, was eulogized also for paving the way for the political environment which allowed for Donald Trump's ascension to the White House, according to a variety of political commentators.
Despite Even Democratic Opposition, Lawmakers Vow To ‘Find A Way’ Boosting Wage

Despite Even Democratic Opposition, Lawmakers Vow To ‘Find A Way’ Boosting Wage

Democratic lawmakers in both House and Senate are looking to overcome opposition within their own ranks to push the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour.
While Some Foresee ‘A Real Battle For The Soul of The Republican Party,’ Others Believe It Will Be ‘Permanent Minority’ If They Continue To Follow Trump

While Some Foresee ‘A Real Battle For The Soul of The Republican Party,’ Others Believe It Will Be ‘Permanent Minority’ If They Continue To Follow Trump

Larry Hogan, Maryland's Republican governor and a potential presidential hopeful in 2024, sees a looming battle ahead for the Republican Party.
Trump Compared to Hitler for Inciting Capitol Riot

Trump Compared to Hitler for Inciting Capitol Riot

In a colloquy with author and historian Jon Meacham to put Donald Trump's incitement of the deadly January 6 insurrection into some context, former Republican congressman and Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough compared the former president to Adolf Hitler.