Here’s How the Senate Pared Back Biden’s Stimulus Plan

Here’s How the Senate Pared Back Biden’s Stimulus Plan

WASHINGTON — The $1.9 trillion economic stimulus plan approved by the Senate on Saturday follows the outlines of the sweeping pandemic aid package that President Biden proposed, but senators made a series... Read more »
Nevada looks to shake up presidential primary calendar

Nevada looks to shake up presidential primary calendar

Nevada is seeking to become the first contest in the 2024 Democratic presidential primary, nudging ahead of the traditional proving grounds of Iowa and New Hampshire.  Democrats in Nevada have introduced legislation... Read more »
Progressives Should Be Celebrating The Senate's COVID-19 Relief Bill

Progressives Should Be Celebrating The Senate’s COVID-19 Relief Bill

The concessions to secure final votes were dispiriting and, at times, infuriating.  The “vote-a-rama” that kept senators in the chamber overnight, repeatedly voting down Republican messaging amendments, was just dumb.  Even so,... Read more »
Biden?s slow and steady approach on cabinet choices seems to be working

Biden?s slow and steady approach on cabinet choices seems to be working

Senate Democrats suggest the appointments project the values of the new president, who anchored his campaign around bipartisan platitudes and pledged to rely on experts. “So he is picking people who can... Read more »
Opinion: The disturbing tweets from GOPers who wouldn't accept Biden's win

Opinion: The disturbing tweets from GOPers who wouldn’t accept Biden’s win

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif), has compiled pieces of the publicly available social media postings made by those representatives who voted to deny Americans their choice of president; they did this even after... Read more »
Trump vows to campaign against 'disloyal' Murkowski

Trump vows to campaign against ‘disloyal’ Murkowski

A Murkowski spokesperson did not respond to a request for comment. Trump’s statement comes just days after Murkowski advanced the nomination of Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) to serve as interior secretary, which... Read more »
The 17 most outlandish lines from Donald Trump’s attack on Karl Rove

The 17 most outlandish lines from Donald Trump’s attack on Karl Rove

WASHINGTON (CNN) – On Thursday night, Donald Trump issued a, um, statement in which he savaged Karl Rove, a longtime Republican strategist who rose to prominence as the political Svengali for George... Read more »
Voting rights clash brewing at Minnesota Capitol

Voting rights clash brewing at Minnesota Capitol

Republicans in the Minnesota Legislature want to dramatically limit the number of people who can vote by mail and require a photo ID at the polls, as they join conservative lawmakers across... Read more »
Exclusive: Georgia prosecutor probing Trump taps leading racketeering attorney

Exclusive: Georgia prosecutor probing Trump taps leading racketeering attorney

(Reuters) – The district attorney investigating whether former U.S. President Donald Trump illegally interfered with Georgia’s 2020 election has hired an outside lawyer who is a national authority on racketeering, a source... Read more »
Vote deniers should volunteer to work the polls

Vote deniers should volunteer to work the polls

opinion By Hank Schrandt  |  Bucks County Courier Times Anyone who believes voter fraud was committed or there is something wrong with the process, you should volunteer to work the polls. In Pennsylvania there... Read more »