A Democratic representative from Pennsylvania’s 112th district wants to introduce a bill that would make it harder for victims of abuse to file for protective orders, and he’s looking for other lawmakers to back him up.
Ever on the right side of history, Congressional Republicans are seeking to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the Justice Department official overseeing the investigation into the Trump campaign and the one true villain of 2018.
Poor Republican women politicians are having a rough time these days. At least, that’s the assertion in a curious story in Politico that states “while their female Democratic counterparts have benefited politically from going against the president on women’s issues, GOP women don’t have the same luxury” and that…
On Wednesday, the Republican-controlled House Committee on Appropriations nixed a proposal that would have earmarked millions of dollars for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to research gun violence. Politico reports that the research spending would be nestled into the House’s 2019 Labor-HHS-Education…
Except instead of first kiss it’s that time the White House and congressional Republicans did class war together. Congrats to the happy couple!
Trump officials have recently been on the receiving end of less than pleasant dining experiences. Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen and White House Advisor Stephen Miller were heckled at Washington Mexican restaurants and Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked to leave a restaurant in Virginia last week.…
Every morning, I wake up and ask myself, what fresh hell awaits me today?
Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.
Bill Falwell is the Republican nominee in Illinois’s 17th district, competing against Democratic incumbent Rep. Cheri Bustos in a district that narrowly favored Trump in the 2016 election. Falwell is firmly on the Trump train, but he’s also something of a Tea Party throwback mixed with a dash of Pizzagate. He wants to…
My first barf, let’s get nauseous.
The Regency strikes again!
Multiple reports have confirmed that Speaker Paul Ryan will not be seeking re-election come November, likely causing his congressional opponent Randy “Ironstache” Bryce to rejoice and definitely causing me to say: Bye, bitch????????!!!!
As Oklahoma public school teachers enter their third day of walkouts, Republican Governor Mary Fallin wanted to let the teachers know that they’re a bunch of greedy fucking 16-year-olds.
Schools in over 20 Kentucky counties have announced closures on Friday as teachers across the state protest a last-minute bill passed by the Republican-led legislature that overhauls the state’s struggling pension system.
Another wonderful Hump Day in paradise!
Is it just me, or have we had to think about Trump Younger and Trump Senior’s sex lives way, way too much this week?
The Republican National Committee spent a whopping $271,000 at two Trump properties in February, according to a report from The Washington Post. All told, 86 percent of the committee’s February expenses marked as “venue rental and catering” were basically funneled right into Trump’s pocket.
As predicted, Holocaust denying neo-Nazi Arthur Jones has won the Republican primary in Illinois after running unopposed in the state’s Third Congressional District. Republicans are disgusted by this completely foreseeable turn of events.