On Tuesday morning, at a breakfast discussing the State of the Union address later in the evening, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) told reporters that President Obama is on dangerous ground on his use of executive orders.
Rep. Sandy Levin (D-MI) threw a truth bomb into the middle of the Republican investigation into ObamaCare, shattering their ACA lies.
Obama praised the legendary American folk singer, who passed away Monday at the age of 94. Pete Seeger stood up for worker and civil rights.
Just ahead of his State of the Union address where he will push for Congress to raise the minimum wage for all American workers, President Obama took action and issued an executive order to raise the minimum wage for all federal contractors to $10.10 an hour.
Perkins said, "I think rich as a class are threatened by higher taxes and higher regulation." Oh no!
It's been difficult to ignore the Republican Party's insistence, subsequent to its November 2012 shellacking at the national ballot box, that it offers modern appeal to female voters.
The Obama administration just cut House Republicans off at the knee in order to protect American women from the egregious bill they were trying to pass that would force the IRS to investigate rape victims. No, that’s not a joke.
Senate Republicans unveiled their big Obamacare alternative plan today, and besides taking healthcare away from 10 million Americans, it also raises taxes on the 150 million people who get health insurance from their employer.
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX), who is running a primary challenge for Sen. John Cornyn's seat this year, came out of hiding on Sunday evening.
Rep. Trey Radel (R-FL) has stated that he will resign from Congress effective 6:30 PM ET on Monday. The embattled Republican Congressman has been an embarrassment to the GOP ever since he got arrested buying cocaine from an undercover agent in Washington, D.C. in November of last year.
Christian religious leaders took a moral firm stand, citing a moral obligation "to help protect the life and dignity of unemployed workers and their families." You know, like Jesus did in the Bible.
Despite spending years attacking the character of President Obama and the Democrats, a new Pew Research Center survey found that the American people trust Democrats more than Republicans 41%-31%.
Republicans are once again threatening to hold the debt limit hostage in return for a ransom payment that is, beyond belief, the height of insanity. Or is it really a calculated move to put America on a course for an economic catastrophe?
Venture capitalist Tom Perkins would have you believe America's 1 percent are yesterday's Jews but nothing could be further from the truth
I went to one of those “poisoned citizens” meetings the other night. It was a community meeting called by a couple of outside law firms that have just sued a number of corporate polluters for freely releasing their deadly environmental cargo upon unsuspecting and vulnerable neighbors. The community gathering was held in a Spartanburg, South Carolina hotel. Cannon’s Campground residents were there in force. They’re proud, hard working and contributing members of society and, thanks to Republican-enabling destruction of unions and wages, don’t have the proverbial pot to piss in. What a great number of them do have is cancer.
Economically disadvantaged white people have the hardest time accepting that they have white privilege, but they do.
Marlise Muñoz collapsed and died at home a week after Thanksgiving, but an absurd religious law forced the hospital to use Muñoz's dead body as an incubator.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made an appearance on Fox News Sunday this Sunday. McConnell basically stated that the Republicans will once again try to use the debt limit as a hostage to get what they want.
Senate Republicans are about to propose an alternative to Obamacare that involves taking health insurance coverage away from nearly 10 million people, and replacing it with a tax credit.
While lying about the ACA on Face The Nation today, Sen. Ted Cruz had the nerve to demand an apology from President Obama for things that have never happened.