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By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise, staffers, police shot

Rep. Steve Scalise, as well as a congressional staffer and members of congressional police, was shot Wednesday morning in Alexandria, Virginia, in what police are calling an apparent “deliberate attack.” Scalise More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, June 5th, 2017
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Kathy Griffin cries ‘Trump Broke Me’ as Alec Baldwin, Jim Carrey defend her

Kathy Griffin held a press conference Friday morning to address her now-infamous shock photo of a “beheaded” President Donald Trump, telling reporters that the Trump family has tried to “ruin” her in the More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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Barbara Lee: GOP’s health care act is ‘evil’ ‘heartless legislation’

Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement after the House passed the American Health Care Act by a partisan 217 to 213 margin. Congresswoman Barbara Lee Image/US Congress “The American Health More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Liberty Counsel attacks GOP on Planned Parenthood funding in new budget

Congressional leaders say they reached an agreement yesterday on a spending bill that, if passed, will ensure that Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion mill, continues to receive federal funding through September. Despite More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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Alabama: New abortion bill requires parental consent from ‘out-of-state’ minors, adds ‘pro-life’ day, bans assisted suicide

Alabama legislators proposed an abortion bill that would require out-of-state minors seeking abortions to gain parental consent. The bill passed by a vote of 25-7 over opposition from most of the Democratic minority. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, April 2nd, 2017
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Jim Jordan says Freedom Caucus will work with Democrats, vows to keep promises made to constituents

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), a co-founding member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, said he is willing to work with Democrats if they are “willing to do what we told the voters we’d do” on More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Ben Monterroso says GOP failed on Obamacare: ‘thinking only about party and the rich’

President Trump and the Republican-led House suffered major mission failure on Friday when they came up short on votes to destroy President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) that has greatly helped Latinos, and More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 11th, 2017
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Protesters primed to rally at homes of politicians who ditch Townhalls

New York Rep. Lee Zeldin who cancelled his town hall meeting, Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz exited early as the crowd got riled and aggressive and Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman actually snuck out a side door to avoid More...

By Sierra Jones On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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President Trump attacks CNN as fake news, again defending Paris Dennard

President Donald Trump called CNN “fake news” on Wednesday during a White House event honoring Black History Month. photo/Jinkies B Trump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Trump says this is GOP’s ‘chance to achieve great and lasting change’ ‘busiest Congress’ in decades, or ever

President Donald Trump, while addressing congressional Republicans at their retreat in Philadelphia, said Friday that this Congress will be “the busiest Congress we’ve had in decades, maybe ever.” “This More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Mike Lee calls for elimination to corporate taxes

Utah’s Republican senator, Mike Lee, on Monday proposed eliminating corporate taxes to protect U.S. workers from offshoring, as an alternative to the House GOP plan to border-adjust taxes. Lee, writing in More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Lamar Alexander denies Democrats’ request for second hearing on Betsy DeVos

The Senate committee chairman, Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, on Monday rejected a formal request from Democrats for a second hearing to question west Michigan businesswoman and education secretary nominee Betsy More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, January 21st, 2017
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New Report: Trump administration to cut Endowment of the Arts, privatize PBS

Just ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration was the story that the President will act quickly to approve budget-cutting plans that would outsource public radio and television financing while eliminating all More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Some House Republicans oppose $9.7 trillion, ‘worst budget ever’ disguised as Obamacare repeal

The House Liberty Caucus is leading a charge in the House of Representatives to reject the Senate-passed budget resolution meant to clear the way for the repeal of Obamacare, but increases spending by $9.7 trillion More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Megyn Kelly exits Fox and heads to NBC

In the wake of the Donald Trump surprise victory over Hillary Clinton is the fallout in the media and one major figure, Megyn Kelly, is making headlines as news broke that Kelly will leave the cable news giant and More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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Cal St Professor Joseph Palermo says Trump’s anti-global warming stance should prevent him from using Twitter

A California State University, Sacramento professor wrote a piece asserting that Donald Trump and other global warming deniers should be denied science for other activities, such as drone use and Twitter. “I’ve More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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NEWSBUSTER LIST: ABC’s ‘Quantico’ ‘Scandal’ ‘American Housewife’ top liberal scripted TV’s hatred of the right-wing

From Newsbusters comes a great of “Most Outrageously Liberal Quotes in Scripted Primetime Television” list and ABC dominates three out the five on the list. Joining CBS’ American Gothic‘s More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Rally to raise funds to rebuild firebombed GOP office, ‘This is a moment for graciousness, not fractiousness’

Several Democrats joined together on Sunday night, staring a Go Fund Me page, to raise funds to rebuild a GOP office that was firebombed in North Carolina over the weekend. Someone attacked the Hillsborough, More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, October 17th, 2016
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Elizabeth Warren takes aim at Donald Trump, says he’s a ‘sleazeball’ ‘pathetic cheapskate’

With the Election looking Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren took shots at the GOP nominee Donald Trump while stumping for Hillary Clinton. At a rally with Bernie Sanders on Sunday, Warren called the real estate More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, October 17th, 2016
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Tea Party Express endorses ‘establishment’ John McCain

While the Tea Party has evolved greatly, news that the Tea Party Express has openly endorsed John McCain proves that the group is not that far removed from the GOP establishment and mainstream politicians. In fact, More...


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