To protect the environment and national security, President Obama heeded the Pentagon and banned Atlantic drilling.
Senator Marco Rubio (R-FLA) is the "least likely to show up for work." Ted Cruz (R-TX) also tops the list of no-shows. T
Pundits and lay people alike seem to agree that while we shouldn't expect an overnight turnaround in global energy policy, the oil and coal syndicate which controls the Republican party, and to a great extent, the conversation about America's non-approach to climate change, is on notice.
On Tuesday evening, it was announced that the United States and China had come to an agreement to reduce carbon emissions and increase sustainable energy consumption.
During an appearance Wednesday on Fox News' America's Newsroom, Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) told anchor Martha McCallum that it was absolutely necessary for America to commit combat troops to the Middle East to combat ISIS because the terrorist group is a "threat to mainland United States."
Senate Minority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX) confirmed to his fellow Senate Republicans that there will be a handful of GOP Senators that will stick around and make sure that debate continues for each and every nominee.
Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) tried to explain on MSNBC this morning why Oklahoma is different from Sandy aid, which he voted against. He blames 'everyone' for exploiting it, but doesn't mention who that everyone is.
Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) is claiming today that Congress shouldn't pass any gun control measures, because they can't stop terrorists from getting guns.