Congress Once Again Proves They’re the Opposite of Progress

At every rally, on every flier, and in every speech for the past seven years, Republican railed against the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. “Obamacare). Now, Republicans control the House of Representatives, they control the Senate, and they even have a President in the White House who is waiting, pen in hand, to sign a repeal […]

Desperate Democrats Indicate Support for Pro-Life Candidates in 2018

The DCCC, the Democrats’ Congressional fundraising arm, made waves after they said that they wouldn’t be withholding funds from Democrat candidates who were pro-life in 2018 and wouldn’t be applying a “litmus” test that ensure these candidates abide by the 2016 Democratic Party platform which claimed abortion is a right. Pro-life movements in the Democratic Party […]

Why Scrapping the Senate Filibuster Option Would Be A Bad Idea

In the recent days and especially today, an ancient practice of the US Senate known as “filibustering” has come under attack by President Trump on Twitter, blaming it for the lack of progress and success of his administration. And he isn’t exactly alone in doing so. The “filibuster” has never been popular with the ruling party […]

Why Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Should Resign

“The failure of Obamacare repeal marks Mitch McConnell’s lowest point as Senate GOP leader.” Politico (7/18/2017) “Monday night brought one of the most embarrassing blows Mitch McConnell has endured in his 2½ years as Senate majority leader.” Washington Post (7/18/2017) “The looming defeat of the Senate health care bill marks a dramatic low point in the otherwise lofty political […]

Dear Senate GOP, Don’t Derail Obamacare Repeal for the Sake of a “Perfect Deal”

During a meeting with the nation’s governors, Trump quipped, “Nobody knew health care could be so complicated.” And he was right about the complicated part. Ever since the Democrats crafted the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. “Obamacare”) in 2010, Republicans have been gunning to repeal it with “Repeal Obamacare” serving as their battle cry. Of course, […]