Veterans hoping to use medical marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder have had their hopes extinguished after Republicans shot down the Veterans Equal Access amendment to allow doctors to discuss medicinal cannabis with patients. Republicans on the House Rules Committee rejected the ‘Veterans Equal Access’ amendment this week that would allow Veterans Affairs (VA) doctors […]
The Republicans may have decided to take the Trump Presidency down finally as the Washington Post reports on Trump providing classified information to the Russian ambassador and Russian foreign minister during the meeting they held last week. Did Trump burn US Intelligence sources and hand Russia critical intelligence information that could be used against the […]
Republicans hold two of three congressional districts ruled newly invalid and were found to have been partly drawn with discriminatory intent. Federal judges found more problems in Texas’ voting rights laws, ruling that Republicans racially gerrymandered some congressional districts to weaken the growing electoral power of minorities. The ruling late Friday by a three-judge panel […]
[Editor’s note: Trump ordered, directly, as quoted by Steve Bannon’s memo read out at all GOP “grass roots” groups prior to the inauguration: “I want to see arrests out there. I don’t care if you have to throw rocks, break windows or spit on the police, even set them on fire, make sure there are […]
Harvard University constitutional law professor Larry Lessig has said that 20 Republican members of the Electoral College are considering voting against Donald Trump, which would put anti-Trump activists more than halfway to changing the overall outcome.
Jim W. Dean – This “both parties are the same” silliness disease has even captured Chomsky, who should know better. All he has to say is they are on some issues and he would be OK.
… by Ian Greenhalgh Few politicians are popular these days; however, few are as unpopular, you might even say loathed as Ted Cruz. Quite how such an unlikeable and widely despised figure can attempt to run for president boggles the mind; just another perplexing aspect of what is a thoroughly unfathomable election campaign. Then there […]
It is ironic that the US, spends over $6 billion on national elections, and spends $700M annually promoting “democracy” overseas, when in fact we should be learning “democracy” from other countries, especially those in Western Europe. Our democracy fails the test on all grounds.
Jim W, Dean – I can’t imagine why Iran would do this story other than as threat to reveal who it was. It would be denied of course, but that might be the bait.
New Scandal for US: Republicans Asked Tehran to Keep US Prisoners (including Navy and Marines) in Jail Until Presidential Elections
Iran’s top security official Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani disclosed on Thursday that the US Republicans had demanded Tehran to suspend the January prisoners’ swap deal with Washington until the presidential elections in the US.
By Christopher Flavelle for Bloomberg The Republican presidential candidates are pitching Obamacare. Marco Rubio wants to “ensure those with pre-existing health conditions can get access to affordable coverage.” Ted Cruz wants to “delink health insurance from employment.” Jeb Bush favors letting employers “use financial incentives to encourage wellness programs.”John Kasich wants to use episode-based payments to […]
Who won the CNN GOP debate last night? Get a crazy fun perspective from host Johnny Punish and his guests Michael and Jenyr of Goodnight America
Repubnikins grovel shamelessly for Zionist moolah
It is no longer the people’s election it is now the Oligarch’s election in that a few dozen super-rich contributors are bankrolling and thereby controlling the 2016 presidential election campaign.
Remember, both parties are exactly the same with one exception: Republicans are much much worse.
– “Uri has written another skillfully-nuanced piece designed to poke the eagle, but Americans want to serve Israel divorce papers.”
Republican senators were making a last-ditch bid to undo cuts to military retiree benefits in the House-passed budget deal ahead of a crucial test vote Tuesday morning in the Senate.
Let us not fool our self, we are a nation divided, with more things dividing us than uniting us, and the recent failure of both House and Senator to agree on a budget and the shut down of the government is but one of the facts that we are a truly divided nation.
According to a recent article article by Gar Alperowitz, Obama has inserted a proposal to sell the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in his 2014 budget.