Democrats fight in Washington while Americans fight

Another day of missed deadlines, political malpractice and exhausted presidential authority on Capitol Hill ended with Joe Biden’s punch on infrastructure and social spending stalled yet again. Even after Biden said his presidency was on the line and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi warned lawmakers not to “embarrass” him as he …

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Republicans keep apologizing to CEOs of big oil companies

GIF: Brian Kahn (David McNew / Getty) Republicans and fossil fuel interests have one, shall we say, comfortable love relationship. But that relationship went from snug to downright NSFW on Thursday in a hearing ostensibly on disinformation about fossil fuels. The House Oversight Committee hosted executives from four fossil companies …

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Nobody likes Joe Biden

October 30, 2021 ARLINGTON, RESIDENCE by Robert E. Lee, and a cemetery hewn for revenge on his lawn, is barely in Virginia these days. The tony apartments in the city and THIS companies have long made it feel like an extension of Washington. That, in turn, made it relatively safe …

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How racists mispronounced names as a deliberate tactic

Kamala Harris Stock Photo | Photo: Kevork Djansezian Getty Images) Text size: A- A + AAll these years later, Kamala still explains her name to America. It’s a country whose diversity now encompasses names from all over the world – except among its most ardent nativists and racists, especially when …

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They ain’t a lot of Republicans like Powell

Confession: I was a Republican. I briefly became a year ago while living among the Ultrarawaks on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Their authoritarian dictates drove me crazy. And their narrow definition of economic interests as the rich versus the poor – with the middle class almost invisible – …

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Republican Tennessee lawmakers hope to fight local mask warrants and federal vaccine requirements in special session

NASHVILLE – When Tennessee lawmakers return to Nashville this week for another special session, the Republican supermajority is hoping to fight a federal mandate that big employers must demand employee vaccinations against COVID-19. Other issues for debate include proposals for intervention against school mask warrants, an issue already debated before …

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President Joe Biden in Newark Monday

On Monday, Gov. Phil Murphy will welcome President Joe Biden as he travels to New Jersey to unveil the Gateway’s Portal North Bridge and visit a New Jersey school as part of his efforts to get the Build Back program adopted. Better. The president will be in New Jersey one …

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Obama urges Virginia Democrats to vote for Terry McAuliffe

Obama, in remarks supporting Virginia Democratic candidate for governor Terry McAuliffe, lambasted his opponent Glenn Youngkin, repeatedly mocking the Republican for a mismatch between how he presents himself and what his politics and his private comments say about it. The former president also criticized Republicans for seeking to restrict the …

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Can Joe Biden rekindle the transatlantic relationship?

“YOU CAN’T repeat the past,” says a character in F. Scott Fitzgerald Gatsby the magnificent, to which he responds majestically: “Can’t you repeat the past?” Why of course you can! Condemned to live in the present, President Joe Biden hastened to restore the transatlantic relationship, and Western Europe hailed the …

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As Trump mocks last election, Republicans worry about next

Mr Reed said the former president’s comments that Republicans do not vote “should warrant sanction from the Republican National Committee.” He warned: “This will have a severe impact on the mid-term of 2022.” Tensions between Mr McConnell and Mr Trump have intensified in recent times, as the former president has …

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How the NJ became a solid democratic state

New Jersey has not elected a Republican to the US Senate since 1972. But this winning streak for Democrats was once the outlier in a state that regularly elected Republicans to governor and separated its members from the House of Representatives. between Democrats and Republicans. Gov. Phil Murphy is now …

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House Republicans target COVID-19 restrictions

Republicans at Tennessee House are rushing forward with a broad set of proposed restrictions on COVID-19 vaccination and mask warrants in a special session called to discuss economic incentives and government authority for the investment of Ford’s $ 5.6 billion. But the bill, HB8003, was doomed this week after gaining …

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Biden climate plan threatened, Democrats rush to strike deal

WASHINGTON – With a centerpiece of President Joe Biden’s climate change strategy nearly wiped out, Democratic lawmakers took to the White House on Tuesday looking for new ways to scale back, reshape and quickly conclude negotiations on it. which had been his sweeping $ 3.5 trillion budget plan. Nearly 20 …

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North Carolina Republican convicted of “disgusting” anti-LGBTQ tirade | North Carolina

A senior Republican politician from North Carolina faces a wave of outrage and backlash, including calls for resignation, from elected officials and various human rights groups over his recent discriminatory comments comparing homosexuals and transgendered people to “dirt”. Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson, the state’s top Republican in a leadership position, …

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Democrats could finally help those stuck in the Medicaid gap

WASHINGTON – For most of her adult life, Amy Bielawski remained without health insurance. His small Atlanta-area business, which provides entertainment for parties and events, hasn’t generated enough revenue to afford coverage. So she recovered in the hope that her hypertension would not worsen and that her small pituitary tumor …

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West Virginia Senate Republicans Divided Over Redistribution Cards | News, Sports, Jobs

State Senator Robert Karnes, R-Randolph, answers questions from the press Thursday regarding an amendment to the state Senate redistribution plan. (Photo courtesy of WV Legislative Photography) The Karnes / Tarr senatorial constituency amendment could be considered later today. (Map courtesy of the Senate Redistribution Committee) State Senator Robert Karnes, R-Randolph, …

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Why Democrats say young voters are key to overthrowing Texas

Instead, he said, national Democratic leaders have treated Texas like a piggy bank, raising money from donors living there for campaigns in other states. “No one believed Texas could be won, but it’s a different place today,” he said. Indeed, Republicans‘ margins have shrunk or stayed the same in the …

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Reviews | Does the Democratic Party have a future?

This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can register here to receive it on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Last week, my colleague Ezra Klein wrote a long column on the work and political thought of David Shor, a progressive pollster and consultant who Politico says has “a White House …

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Kamala Harris’ bizarre space video uses child actors

A video intended to sell children the wonders of space exploration featured Vice President Kamala Harris giving a memorable performance alongside a quintet of child actors who auditioned for their roles, it was revealed Monday. “All five are actors,” said Carlo Bernardino, whose 13-year-old son Trevor was one of the …

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Tulsi Gabbard blames Biden’s internal security. Mayorkas to boldly lie to Congress

Former MK Tulsi Gabbard on Saturday criticized President Biden‘s immigration policies during “Justice with Judge Jeanine,” which she said had serious humanitarian and national security consequences. “The Biden-Harris administration has an open door border policy,” the Hawaii Democrat said. “The reality is that people are allowed to enter and cross …

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Joe Biden celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day by proclaiming

President Biden issued a proclamation this week to mark Indigenous Peoples Day – the first time a US president has commemorated the holiday. “On Indigenous Peoples Day, our nation celebrates the invaluable contributions and resilience of Indigenous peoples, recognizes their inherent sovereignty, and commits to honoring the federal government’s trust …

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Backgrounder: Historic Investments and Biden-Harris Administration Support for Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Historically, Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have a proud history and a legacy of success. In the face of discrimination against Black Americans by many institutions of higher education, HBCUs have fostered academic excellence and created pathways to opportunity for black students in our nation. HBCUs vary in size and …

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Voters have the answer for Democrats on spending

Democrats in Congress are arguing with each other over whether to pass a massive spending bill, or just a big one. They should listen to the voters, who are leading the way. A new Morning Consult poll asked voters what they thought of the Democrats’ expanded child tax credit as …

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Joe Biden’s ethically contested presidency

It’s worse coming from the man who campaigned for the job insisting he stood up for “honor and telling the truth”. (Doug Mills | The New York Times) President Joe Biden delivers remarks from the White House in Washington, August 31, 2021. We can no longer accept his “word as …

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Kamala Harris’ daughter-in-law Ella Emhoff shows off remarkable bone structure in new modeling photos that must be seen to be believed

06 October 2021 – 15:47 BST Hannah hargrave U.S Vice President’s daughter-in-law Kamala Harris showed off her insane bone structure in beautiful new model photos Ella Emhoff continues to storm the fashion industry and this time, it was her cheekbones that stole the show. The US Vice President‘s daughter-in-law shared …

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