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The Senate is rushing through Trump's judicial nominees. These embarrassments prove it.
on December 18, 2017 at 1:07 am
... embarrassments shows that the Senate is rushing too quickly through Mr. Trump's choices. The White House announced last week that it would not be moving forward with two nominees for district court posts, Brett Talley of Alabama and Jeff Mateer of Texas. Mr. Talley and Mr. Mateer faced […]
McCain treated for viral infection, returns home to Arizona
on December 17, 2017 at 11:08 pm
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) uses a wheelchair on Capitol Hill December 1, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald Trump's tax reform plan has overcome pockets of resistance within Republican ranks, US senators said Friday, setting up a vote that could provide the president with his first major […]
Porcher: Rooting Against Trump Like Boarding a Plane and Hoping It Crashes
on December 17, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Dr. Darrin Porcher reacted to a poll reported by Pete Hegseth that showed only 65 percent of conservatives and 37 percent of liberals are "proud to be Americans." "Rooting against a president is equivalent to getting on an airplane and hoping that the plane crashes," he said of movements like […]
#MagicResistance: The Rise of Feminist Witchcraft
on December 17, 2017 at 6:56 pm
Following President Trump's inauguration, witches, covens, and even A-list celebrities started to hex the president with frequent “spells.” In July, Lana Del Rey admitted to casting a spell on President Trump, and in October, Vox reported that thousands of members of the […]
House Republicans threaten to subpoena FBI, Justice officials for alleged bias against Trump
on December 17, 2017 at 5:26 pm
Allan Blutstein, a vice president for Definers Public Affairs, told the New York Times that he was investigating anti-Trump “resistance” figures in the government. In September, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and […]
Cutting Dems out on infrastructure could cost key votes
on December 17, 2017 at 3:33 pm
The administration could also include Democratic sweeteners like a gas tax hike in the bill — something Trump is still considering, despite resistance from Republicans. It's unclear whether the White House plans to host meetings or conduct other outreach with Democrats in the coming months to […]
California Legislature Plans to Pass Own Net Neutrality
on December 17, 2017 at 2:15 pm
California's Democrat-controlled legislature is again leading the so-called “resistance” to President Donald Trump — this time, by planning to reinstate Net Neutrality rules repealed by FCC's Republican majority last Thursday. California State Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) […]
Former Nixon White House Counsel: Trump Might Have Obstructed Justice to Prevent Russia ...
on December 17, 2017 at 1:02 pm
All eyes have been fixed on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's potential collusion with Russia, with clusters of the Resistance hanging onto the hope it will end with the president's impeachment. But despite the parallels between Watergate and the ongoing […]
This Evangelical Leader Denounced Trump. Then the Death Threats Started.
on December 17, 2017 at 12:13 pm
She did not mention Trump, and she was careful to translate her own story of the past year to a more universal message of coping with pain and rejection. Hatmaker remains an unlikely, and perhaps uncomfortable, member of the anti-Trump resistance. “I don't know if I fit neatly into that […]
What the Democratic victory in Alabama means for Washington
on December 17, 2017 at 12:00 pm
In the deep red state, which Donald Trump won by as much as 28 points last year, it is evident the primary reason for Jones's stunning victory is due to the ... are potentially now vulnerable, Democrats need a centrist, pro-growth message that is focused on more than mere resistance to President […]
The Democrats' Danger of Outrage Overload
on December 17, 2017 at 11:37 am
And this is just a 10-day stretch in the age of Trump. His opponents call themselves “the resistance” but what they really need is persistence in the face of a tsunami of policies that aim to undo whatever gains have been made over the past decades to protect families, kids, workers, […]
California steps up its role as voice of 'Trump resistance'
on December 17, 2017 at 7:08 am
With the U.S Mexican border in the background, California State Attorney General Xavier Becerra talks to members of the media after he announced that he'd be filing a lawsuit against the Trump administration over the building of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, during a news conference at […]
At campaign stop, Pritzker tells Southern Illinois Democratic Women he's 'ready to resist'
on December 17, 2017 at 6:00 am
... on Saturday afternoon, Democratic gubernatorial hopeful J.B. Pritzker billed himself as a feminist ally and a proud member of the anti-Trump resistance. ... He called women “the lifeblood of the resistance movement” who have also broken the silence on sexual misconduct and assault […]