Reparations debate gets new life in Dem House

Reparations debate gets new life in Dem House

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee's bill, H.R. 40, would focus on the way racism has been embedded in the nation’s institutions, rather than simply doling out cash. The bill has gained nearly 50 co-sponsors so far.…

‘Shedding of blood may be required to save US, author of an Arizona immigration law says

‘Shedding of blood may be required to save…

"It may take the shedding of blood" to save the United States, former Arizona state Senate President Russell Pearce says. (russellpearce.com) Russell Pearce, a former president of the Arizona state Senate who helped author a…

Attorney General Bill Barr reveals the redacted Mueller report

Attorney General Bill Barr reveals the redacted Mueller…

Robert Mueller's redacted special counsel report into Donald Trump and Russian election interference was finally published Thursday saying Congress could find Trump guilty of obstructing justice – an hour after attorney general Bill Barr said…

Which Is the Real Party of Fear?

Which Is the Real Party of Fear?

President Barack Obama participates in an interview with Vox’s Ezra Klein (center) and Sarah Kliff at Blair House in 2017. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) Vox's Ezra Klein would do better to examine his own party’s many phobias.…

Pelosi appears to take new jab at Ocasio-Cortez, says ‘a glass of water’ with a ‘D’ could win their districts

Pelosi appears to take new jab at Ocasio-Cortez,…

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in her office at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, April 10, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.,…

Ilhan Omar: A Hostage Situation

Ilhan Omar: A Hostage Situation

Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks about Trump administration policies towards Muslim immigrants outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., April 10, 2019. (Jim Bourg/Reuters) When the ‘victim’ is the victimizer ‘It has to stop,” says Representative…

What Elizabeth Warren Doesn’t Get about Taxes

What Elizabeth Warren Doesn’t Get about Taxes

Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in 2017. (Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters) The Massachusetts senator proposes to use some of the most economically damaging forms of taxation in a misguided attempt to help…

Omar rakes in cash online as controversies pile up

Omar rakes in cash online as controversies pile…

Rep. Ilhan Omar posted one of the highest fundraising totals among House Democrats. | Tom Brenner/Getty Images Campaign Finance The freshman Democrat took in over $832,000, largely from online donors, after facing criticism for using…

Winners and losers from first fundraising quarter

Winners and losers from first fundraising quarter

The last of the first-quarter campaign finance reports were made public Monday, providing the most complete picture of who's ahead and who's behind in the presidential money race among declared candidates. Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie)…

Trump’s Immigration Choice: Kushner or Coulter?

Trump’s Immigration Choice: Kushner or Coulter?

Ann Coulter (by Gage Skidmore.Flickr) and Jared Kushner (Joint Chiefs of Staff/USG) President Donald Trump was elected on a platform of America policing its own borders, not the world. His reelection may depend on how…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Joe Biden run in 2020 election doesnt animate me

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Joe Biden run in…

WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has not decided which Democratic presidential hopeful she wants to see win the 2020 nomination, but there is one potential candidate she said doesn't "animate her": former Vice President Joe Biden. "I…