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Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Salutes Notorious B.I.G. on 20th Anniversary of Rap Legend’s Murder

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Salutes Notorious B.I.G. on 20th Anniversary of Rap Legend’s Murder

In a move that would have been unimaginable a generation ago, a member of Congress delivered a rousing tribute to slain rap legend..

March 11, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Now Says Taxpayers to Fund Border Wall; Mexico to ‘Reimburse’ Later

Trump Now Says Taxpayers to Fund Border Wall; Mexico to ‘Reimburse’ Later

Appearing to have broken another of his most iconic campaign promises, President-elect Donald Trump said on Friday that American taxpayers..

January 6, 2017 with 0 Comments
Democrats Introduce Bill to Fight Wage Theft

Democrats Introduce Bill to Fight Wage Theft

Three congressional Democrats introduced a bill on Wednesday aimed at cracking down on employers who fail to pay their workers all the..

March 16, 2016 with 0 Comments
Republicans Prepare to Fight FCC Net Neutrality Rules

Republicans Prepare to Fight FCC Net Neutrality Rules

As their numbers and confidence swell, Republicans in Congress are preparing to fight the Obama administration’s plans to protect net..

January 4, 2015 with 0 Comments
In NDAA, Congress Gives Sacred Native American Land to Foreign Mining Giant with Iran Ties

In NDAA, Congress Gives Sacred Native American Land to Foreign Mining Giant with Iran Ties

Attached to the 2015 defense spending bill approved by the United States Senate on Friday is a provision giving sacred Native American land..

December 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
Democrats Seek Federal Contract Ban On Tax-Dodging Corporations

Democrats Seek Federal Contract Ban On Tax-Dodging Corporations

Congressional Democrats have introduced legislation that would deny federal contracts to US companies which incorporate overseas in order..

July 30, 2014 with 0 Comments

House Passes Israel ‘Strategic Partnership’ Bill 410-1; Senate To Vote on Similar Measure

Last week, the US House of Representative voted overwhelmingly to recognize Israel as a “major strategic partner.” A similar..

March 10, 2014 with 2 Comments
Mandatory Drug Sentence Author E. Clay Shaw Jr.: “We May Have Overreacted”

Mandatory Drug Sentence Author E. Clay Shaw Jr.: “We May Have Overreacted”

One of the authors of the Reagan-era law that instituted minimum mandatory prison sentences for non-violent drug offenders now says..

August 16, 2013 with 0 Comments
Report: ‘Dozens’ of CIA Operatives in Benghazi During Consulate Attack

Report: ‘Dozens’ of CIA Operatives in Benghazi During Consulate Attack

As many as 35 Central Intelligence Agency operatives were on the ground in Benghazi, Libya during the militant attack on the US consulate..

August 2, 2013 with 0 Comments
Indefinite Detention Ban Stripped from 2013 NDAA

Indefinite Detention Ban Stripped from 2013 NDAA

Congress has stripped an amendment to the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act that would have banned the indefinite military detention..

December 19, 2012 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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