As candidates evaluate the merits of authorizing force in Syria they must also consider the potential political consequences at home.
If Bill de Blasio clears forty percent on Tuesday night it will be a clear victory for the long suffering ordinary people of New York City.
In her efforts to placate the most extreme elements of the Republican base, Liz Cheney tossed her sister under the bus.
The government is better equipped than private industry for large scale cooperative projects that serve the public interest such as suppressing major wildfires.
Yesterday many residents of Billings Montana stood up and rejected the rape culture that has become all too familiar in our communities.
In an interview with ABC, Shellie Zimmerman said that she had left her husband George the night before the shooting, and suddenly the murder of Trayvon Martin makes so much more sense.
A MT judge gave a rapist little jail time, stating that his teen victim was "as much in control of the situation" as the middle-aged teacher who raped her.
A poll released by Public Policy Polling reveals just how formidable a presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is and just how damaged the GOP brand has become in the Buckeye State.
Republicans don't give a crap about women, and they don't believe sexual harassment is any more real than they believe rape is.
Two members of the "sovereign citizen's" movement were arrested in Las Vegas Tuesday night following an investigation that revealed they planned to execute cops.
The outrage over the Trayvon Martin slaying was not the unique brutality of the crime, but rather it was the attitude of police and prosecutors towards the killing.
Jindal's presidential aspirations have to be considered a pipe dream given that he is no longer even politically viable in his own deep red state.
Guess who's sorry they fell for the Koch brothers baloney? Oh, none other than the "U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business, and other business interests".
The Republican Secretary of State's investigation of alleged voter fraud is more a political wild goose chase than it is a serious attempt to root out actual voter fraud.
Conservatives didn't like it when I tweeted, '#WhySomePeopleAreDemocrats Because not everyone wants to wear a white hood while dragging women back to the cave.' This prompted them into proving how ignorant they are.
Anti-food stamp Congressman Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) collected 370,000 dollars in federal stimulus money for his Oklahoma plumbing company.
Republicans are breaking out some ridiculous arguments against raising the minimum wage, but nothing is quite as absurd as Rep. Markwayne Mullin's distortion of minimum wage math.
For the record, being twice-elected is not an impeachable offense, and being Black while President does not qualify as high crimes and misdemeanors.
The Missouri State Fair showed a lack of class when it disintegrated into a modern day minstrel show featuring a rodeo clown impersonating President Obama.
Congressman Mullin shows ignorance and contempt when he accuses a couple of committing food stamp fraud because they appear physically fit.