Republican lawmaker Mark Sanford appeared Thursday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. While discussing Wednesday’s violent shooting of two GOP congressmen with Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, he agreed that Trump’s violent rhetoric is partially to blame for the armed attack. “I...
A congressional hearing to debate gun control legislation was canceled this Wednesday morning after news broke of the shooting that took place at a Republican congressional baseball practice. According to CNN, the hearing was to focus on the “Sportsmen’s Heritage and...
On Thursday, Capitol Hill was consumed by former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony. But just after the high-profile hearing played out in the Hart Senate Office Building, House Republicans passed a mammoth, 580-page bill that would do more to...
A freshman lawmaker reacted to the attacks in London over the weekend with a threatening social media post, calling for violence against Muslims. The comments were made on a verified Facebook page belonging to Rep. Clay Higgins (R-La.). The congressman...
SOUTH ORANGE, New Jersey (WABC) -- A group of middle school students from New Jersey caused quite a flap, after half of them refused to take a picture with Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan. It happened Thursday during a field trip...
At the moment U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) of Vermont is not working on an ego-stroking, self-serving memoir, nor a political tome to launch a new presidential campaign in 2020. Instead the former presidential contender, who nearly sealed the Democratic...
Watch this video of former DNC Chair (who resigned in disgrace) Debbie Wasserman-Schultz threatening the U.S. Capitol Police Chief with "consequences" for gathering evidence from her office for an investigation of possible crimes committed by a member of her...
Even after years of Democratic presidential candidates winning the national popular vote by significant margins, the Republican political operation continues to achieve superior results, controlling an overwhelming majority of state and local government, and using that political power to...
It's called the Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2017, and it would end over four decades of federal prohibition against marijuana, allowing the states to decide individually how to handle medical and recreational marijuana possession and use. There's a...