February 23, 2018

Poll: Most Republicans Think America Is On The Right Path.

A recent survey conducted by Gallup yielded some promising results for President Trump and the Republican Party among their primary voters. Sixty-one percent of Republicans indicate they are happy with the direction things are headed in the United States. This is the highest level of satisfaction among Republicans since February of 2007. This latest surge […]

Poll: 73% of Republicans Believe FBI & DOJ Working to ‘Delegitimize’ Trump.

A new Reuters poll released on Monday revealed that nearly three in four Republicans believe that the FBI and the Department of Justice (DOJ) are working to “delegitimize” President Donald Trump. Seventy-three percent of Republicans surveyed agreed that “members of the FBI and Department of Justice are working to delegitimize Trump through politically motivated investigations.” Meanwhile, […]

‘PEOPLE WILL GO TO JAIL’: #ReleaseTheMemo Trends As Republicans Call For Releasing ‘SHOCKING’ Classified Memo Showing ‘FISA Abuses’ In Russian Collusion Investigation

On Thursday, Republican members of the House took to Twitter to call for the release of a classified intelligence memo they say could blow the lid off the Russian collusion investigation. House Intelligence Committee Republicans voted to make a classified report on FISA abuse available to House members, who could read the report behind closed […]

Republicans Who Attended Meeting Say They Don’t Recall Trump Making ‘S***hole’ Comment.

On Thursday, the news cycle erupted over a report claiming President Donald Trump referred to some African countries as “s***holes.” The media went into meltdown mode, calling Trump a racist, a white nationalist, and a terrorist; CNN shed a lot of tears expressing their moral outrage. Democrats, likewise feigning moral distress, pounced on the opportunity […]

POLLAK: Why Republicans Should Not Cave to Democrat Demands on DACA.

President Donald Trump outlined the basic structure of a DACA deal on Sunday. The so-called “Dreamers” — illegal aliens brought to the U.S. as minors — would be able to stay legally in the country, but only if a border wall is built. (DACA refers to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, an Obama-era program […]

Republicans Move To Scrap Obamacare Individual Mandate In Tax Reform Bill

The Republican Senate is now moving to include repeal of the Obamacare individual mandate in their tax reform bill. That move is largely designed to quell conservative complaints about the Senate bill, which is weaker than the House version of the same bill: it delays corporate tax cuts, and retains the estate tax; pass-through businesses […]

Republicans Confident They Have Needed Votes for Tax Reform

On Sunday, several prominent Republicans reassured voters that President Donald J. Trump’s tax reform plan has the necessary votes to pass through Congress, reports the Washington Examiner. Today, on Fox and Friends, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) discussed his confidence that the majority of the Freedom Caucus would support President Trump’s tax reform, more […]

Donald Trump ‘Understands’ Steve Bannon’s War with Senate Republicans: ‘They Are Not Getting the Job Done’

President Donald Trump indicated that he is sympathetic with his former chief strategist Steve Bannon’s frustration with Senate Republicans. “Steve is very committed. He’s a friend of mine, and he is very committed getting things passed,” Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday when asked about Bannon’s decision to challenge establishment Senate Republicans […]

Jerry Falwell Jr: Trump Coined Term ‘Fake News,’ Now He Should Say ‘Fake Republicans’

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said Friday that it’s time President Donald Trump called out Republicans who are failing in their duty, just like how he called out the “fake news” media. Falwell spoke during an appearance on Sean Hannity’s Fox News, in which Hannity mentioned Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of […]

Bannon ‘Declaring War’ on Republicans Who Don’t Back President’s Agenda

The rumors about Steve Bannon during his final days in the White House were that he had been marginalized and wasn’t getting to do much. Now that he’s back in the private sector, he’s ready to do battle. He served noticed to the GOP Establishment on Sean Hannity’s show, indicating that he’ll help go after […]

BREAKING: McConnell Says Republicans Are Giving Up on Latest Obamacare Repeal Bill

Senate Republican leaders stopped a planned vote on the latest Obamacare repeal bill on Tuesday, effectively admitting defeat in their latest attempt to overhaul the Affordable Care Act-which isn’t affordable for the Americans who actually pay for the disaster. The New York Times reported: “We haven’t given up on changing the American health care system,” […]

A CALL TO ACTION: The Republicans In Congress Have Betrayed Us Again

I guess by now we should be accustomed to politicians lying to us. For years, Republicans have been promising to repeal Obamacare if we would just give them control of the White House, the Senate and the House of Representatives. We did that, and now they are breaking that promise. Because even if “Obamacare 2.0” […]

Republicans won’t vote on ObamaCare repeal bill this week.

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) confirmed Thursday night that GOP leadership will not bring a revised ObamaCare repeal bill to the floor this week. White House officials had been pushing for a vote by President Trump’s 100th day in office on Saturday, but it was clear Thursday night that the 216 GOP votes needed to pass the healthcare bill […]

ABOUT TIME: Republicans Give States The Right To Withdraw Funding From Planned Parenthood

On Thursday, Senate Republicans, determined to end the power grab by the federal government and return power to the states, held together (with two exceptions) and voted to eliminate an Obama administration rule that banned states from blocking funding for family planning clinics that also provide abortions. The vote was highly dramatic, and reminiscent in […]

Gingrich: Freedom Caucus Saved House Republicans From Destructive Vote.

Monday on Fox Business Network’s “Cavuto: Coast to Coast,” former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said the House Freedom Caucus saved House Republicans from a politically destructive vote when they refused to support the House Republican health care bill which only had a 17 percent approval rating among voters. Gingrich said, “Not voting on Friday was […]

Trump warns Republicans ahead of healthcare vote

President Trump issued a stern warning on Tuesday, telling Republicans they could lose their seats — and the House majority — in 2018 if they fail to repeal and replace ObamaCare, GOP sources said. During a closed-door meeting in the basement of the Capitol, Trump told rank-and-file House Republicans if the party is not successful […]

House Republicans Finally Release Their Obamacare Repeal Bill. Here’s What It Aims To Do.

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare Monday, which would effectively abolish the penalties linked to the individual and employer mandate and repeals Medicaid expansion by 2020. The bill’s architects said it’s designed to give the powers back to the […]

Republicans make first move targeting Planned Parenthood funding

Republicans are taking their first shot of 2017 at Planned Parenthood. The House is expected this week to vote on a resolution that would rescind an Obama-era regulation barring states from defunding the organization for political reasons. Because the measure is being moved through a law that allows Congress to rescind recently finalized rules, the […]

Trump Pushing Republicans to Repeal Obamacare Next Week

Trump Wants Obamacare Gone Immediately In 10 days Donald Trump will be named President of the United States. By the time he is sworn in as President he wants Republicans to have repealed Obamacare. From the New York Times: President-elect Donald J. Trump pressed Republicans on Tuesday to move forward with the immediate repeal of the […]

By the Way, Republicans Won Another Senate Seat Over the Weekend

Cortney covered this news yesterday, but I wanted to make sure you saw it because with Louisiana’s Congressional runoffs complete, we can now close the books on the 2016 election cycle. Donald Trump won the presidency with 306 electoral votes, as Wisconsin’s recount hasn’t even remotely approached changing the outcome (as expected), while Michigan’s was halted by a judge. […]

Republicans Prepare To Cave On Budget…Again

One of the great ironies of 2016 is that many of those who are most angry at the Republican Party for failing to appropriately stymie President Obama ardently support a man who backs a large segment of Obama’s agenda. But the rage against the GOP is fully understandable – every election cycle, the GOP promises […]

BREAKING: 3 Female Jihadists Tried to Blow Up Notre Dame Cathedral. FLASHBACK: Obama Mocks Republicans for Fearing ‘Widows’

When the national debate over Syrian refugees reached fever pitch last year, President Obama mocked Republicans for fearing “widows and orphans.” Within 48 hours, three female jihadis had blown themselves up for the glory of Allah. Well it looks like we almost had another three female radicals attain martyrdom, this time at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. AP reports: “Three women radicals with […]

BLACK REPUBLICANS TELL OTHER BLACKS TO WAKE UP!!!

Former Garland, Texas, NAACP president Pastor CL Bryant speaks on why he left the Democractic Party and his film “Runaway Slave: Run From Tyranny to Liberty.  Alfonzo Rachel examines black loyalty to Democrats

7 Ways The DNC Shows Democrats Are WAAAAY More Extreme Than Republicans

For years now, we’ve heard from the media that the Republican Party is a fringe party – a far-right bunch of kooks who hate gays, blacks, the poor, Mexicans, and clean air. We’ve heard that the Tea Party moved the Republican Party significantly to the right, and that the GOP is completely unrepresentative of mainstream […]

House Republicans Request Investigation Into Whether Clinton Committed Perjury Before Congress

House Republicans are calling on the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia to launch an investigation into whether Hillary Clinton lied to Congress. Reps. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, formally requested the probe Monday, claiming in […]

Shorter Hillary: It’s Time For These Republicans and Lyin’ Benghazi Families to ‘Move On’

Okay, perhaps that’s an uncharitably strident headline, but let’s face it: “It’s time to move on” has been the de facto Democratic Party slogan on Benghazi from the moment the attack took place. They understood the potential political ramifications of a deadly terrorist attack — including the assassination of a sitting US ambassador — on […]

30 GOP Republicans Back Obama’s Recruitment of Illegals for Shrinking US Military

Thirty House Republicans voted with Democratic legislators to let the Pentagon recruit illegal aliens, and also grant them American citizenship, even though the Army and other services are pushing tens of thousands of Americans out of the services. The Republicans joined the Democrats in voting against the amendment would have excluded illegal aliens, specially aliens […]

Newt Gingrich & Craig Shirley: Trump-Cruz Supporters Are Reagan Republicans

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and Ronald Reagan biographer Craig Shirley write that “Trump-Cruz outsiders are far more likely than the comfortable Washington establishment in achieving Reagan’s vision.” From TIME: We understand the frustration some members of the GOP establishment must be feeling over the rise of Donald Trump. Trump’s success (compounded by […]

Why the Sudden Love Among Establishment Republicans for Trump?

It has been quite an experience — half amusing, half alarming — to behold the sudden transformation of Donald Trump from pariah to desperate hope of the Republican Party. As it happens, the moment of metanoia can be located with some precision. Enlightenment, or perhaps it was only calculation of self-interest, came just a week […]

Republicans and the Decline of Religion

  Americans’ diminishing faith may pose problems for the GOP. About 15 years ago, on Christmas Eve, our family departed from the traditional American Jewish observance of the holiday (ordering Chinese takeout) and elected to find an open restaurant. We drove to the local city center (or what passes for it in suburbia) and were […]

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