Democrats Shock Republicans On Senate Floor After They Try To Advance Health Care Bill

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July 27, 2017

Democrats on Tuesday night made sure that the latest Republican health care plan, called the Better Care Act, wouldn’t see the light of day in their attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare. Earlier in the day, Trump praised Senator John McCain for traveling all the way to Washington to make the deciding vote, after it was announced he was struggling with brain cancer. This isn’t the end of it, though….


Schumer Invokes Rare Senate Two-Hour Rule To Block National Security Committee; Grassley Irritated!

June 30, 2017

Last week, Sen. Chuck Grassley told the world how Sen. Chuck Schumer knew there was no investigation into President Trump but told the media there was. Now the NY Senator is retaliating. Schumer is not happy that Grassley spilled the beans how he was withholding pertinent information that would have cleared the minds of Americans to know their president wasn’t under FBI investigation. Schumer kept up with the facade for…


Do Republicans Have Amnesia Over How They Treated Judge Merrick Garland?

April 6, 2017

WASHINGTON There is a surreal aspect to this weeks Senate confirmation fight over Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch: The more reasons Republicans give for why he deserves a vote, the more they reinforce how badly they treated President Barack Obamas pick for the court, Merrick Garland. GOP senators spent most of 2016 preventing Garland from getting a vote. Obama nominated him in March, and Republicans, who controlled the Senate, ignored…


Meet James Robart, the judge who halted Trump’s legal immigration ban

February 5, 2017

President Donald Trump used his preferred platform to criticize the judge who blocked his administration’s travel ban on immigrants. (Photo: United States Courts) The federal judge who blocked President Trump’s immigration ban spent more than 30 years in private practice before taking the bench, giving up a lucrative career that saw him representing breweries, energy companies and Southeast Asian immigrants. Trump tweeted Saturday morning that he thought U.S. District Senior Judge James…