Rising crime rejuvenates gun control debate on campaign trail

Rising crime rejuvenates gun control debate on campaign trail

The battle over gun control is emerging as a campaign issue heading into the midterms as gun violence rises in the U.S. The country has seen a wave of gun-related deaths as... Read more »
What say Cox, Faulconer, Jenner and Ose? Top GOP Rivals in Recall Tackle Tough Qs

What say Cox, Faulconer, Jenner and Ose? Top GOP Rivals in Recall Tackle Tough Qs

From left, Republicans John Cox, Kevin Faulconer, Caitlyn Jenner and Doug Ose are seen as the strongest candidates in the recall election. Caitlyn Jenner would end property taxes for Californians over 65.... Read more »
Pence goes after Biden agenda in New Hampshire speech

Pence goes after Biden agenda in New Hampshire speech

Vice President Pence on Thursday lambasted the Biden administration’s work in its first months in office and sought to position himself as a potential torchbearer of the conservative agenda moving forward in a... Read more »
George W. Bush Strategist Slams George P. Bush Support of Trump

George W. Bush Strategist Slams George P. Bush Support of Trump

George P. Bush is currently running for Texas attorney general. He’s the only member of the Bush clan to publicly support Donald Trump. Matthew Dowd, a former strategist for George W. Bush,... Read more »
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It’s Not Just Voter Suppression: Texas Republicans Want to Overturn Elections

A sidewalk in Austin, Tex,, on November 3, 2020. (Sergio Flores / AFP via Getty Images) Subscribe to The Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for... Read more »
Biden Administration Expected To Reverse Trump's Ban On Funding Fetal Tissue Research

The NPR Politics Podcast : NPR

RACHEL: Hi, this is Rachel (ph) calling from Naperville, Ill. I’m on my way to the hospital to have my second baby. This podcast was recorded at… ASMA KHALID, HOST: 12:44 p.m.... Read more »
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Says The Filibuster 'Protects The Democracy Of Our Nation'

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Says The Filibuster ‘Protects The Democracy Of Our Nation’

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) on Tuesday reiterated her support for the Senate filibuster despite growing pressure to eliminate the chamber’s longstanding supermajority requirement for passing legislation.  “It is a tool that protects... Read more »
Biden names Harris to lead administration's effort to protect voting rights

Biden names Harris to lead administration’s effort to protect voting rights

President Joe Biden said Tuesday that Vice President Kamala Harris will lead the administration’s push to protect voting rights as federal election reform legislation faces steep hurdles in the closely divided Senate.... Read more »
Texas Gov Threatens To Defund Legislature After Dems Block Voter Suppression Bill

Texas Gov Threatens To Defund Legislature After Dems Block Voter Suppression Bill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday that he would veto a section of the state budget that funds the legislature, after a walkout by Democratic state lawmakers successfully blocked the Republican’s priority... Read more »
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Republican Legislators Don’t Even Pretend to Serve Wisconsin Anymore – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Republican-controlled Wisconsin State Capitol no longer even pretends to represent the interests of its citizens. Irrefutable evidence is that Republicans held a special meeting last week for a few seconds, refusing... Read more »