At a town hall in Iowa, Republican Sen. Joni Ernst admitted that it is unlikely that the Senate will vote on the Republican Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill.
Trump's announcement of a transgender military ban has gone over like a lead balloon among his fellow Republicans who are opening breaking with their president on the policy.
"I do wish he would spend more time in Washington, D.C. That's what we have the White House for," says Jon Ernst
Republican Sen. Joni Ernst was confronted with her support for a president who treats women and disabled people badly, and she responded, "I think that we have a President that has a number of flaws."
The recent uprisings at Republican town halls are demonstrating the power of the people to withstand and turn back the assault on democracy
Sen. Joni Ernest had one public event today in Maquoketa, Iowa, and the Senator who as a candidate bragged of being cutting farmer and castrating Washington by cutting pork faced a political neutering by an anti-Trump crowd that chanted "your last term," as she entered the event.
During his speech at Joni Ernst’s Roast and Ride Event in Iowa, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said of Hillary Clinton, "She doesn't even look presidential to me. She certainly doesn't."
Sens. Bob Corker (R-TN) and Joni Ernst (R-IA) are the latest Republicans to announce that they have no interest in being Donald Trump's running mate. It seems that nobody with a political future has any interest in being Trump's VP.
"You know, reverse them. It is they who point a finger who don't realize they have triple that number of fingers pointing right back at them"
Republicans failed again to deliver a State Of The Union response that didn't look crazy as robotic pseudo-hostage sounding Sen. Joni Ernst demonstrated a bizarre obsession with bread bags.
CNN is reporting that the GOP moves early to court conservative Christians. We are told that, “The first votes of the 2016 campaign won’t be cast for another year but there’s already a race well underway: The Christian primary.”
To accomplish their goal of controlling the government, the Koch brothers have had to climb in bed with fundamentalist Christians intent on using the government to control and subvert women's rights.
David Brooks admits GOP crazy but says "serious parties eventually pull back from the fever swamps. That's what's happened to the Republican Party."
Gordon Klingenschmitt brings his demonic obsessions to the Colorado State Senate and Michael Peroutka his neo-Confederate secessionism to Anne Arundel County, Maryland
We are the victims of voter suppression and intimidation. Our votes were overridden with dark money and corporate-funded propaganda
The Iowa Secretary of State reported that they had received over 455,000 absentee ballots for this election through Monday. That represents the strongest early voter turnout in a midterm election in Iowa history. A recent poll shows Braley leads by 20 points among early voters.
Whoa there...wait a minute. He is a dictator AND he is apathetic? How can he be both? He's running amok AND not doing anything?
New polls of Alaska and Iowa reveal that the Democratic candidates in each state are in a position to win two critical Senate races tomorrow.
Apparently Republican corruption has reached such a level that blatant lying and obvious violation of campaign disclosure laws is part and parcel of what it means to be a Republican; at least a Republican Senate candidate.
CNN received an audio recording of comments Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) made to an all-male Irish-Catholic organization in South Carolina earlier in the month. While speaking to the group at a private meeting, Graham stated that "white men who are in male-only clubs are going to do great in my presidency."