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‘Republicans & Dems are ripping themselves apart amid Russiagate distraction’ — RT US News

If there's no evidence Russia interfered in 2016 US election, then the FBI was not protecting...

Republican lawmakers call for special counsel over FBI and DoJ abuses in Trump probe...

Seventeen GOP lawmakers have introduced a resolution accusing the Justice Department and the FBI of misconduct...

Republican Proposal Would Rescind Funds That Make Public Housing Safe for Residents

The Henry Rutgers Houses, a public housing development built and maintained by the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), stand in in the Lower...
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Video: Republicans win midterms support – despite or because of Trump’s hawk cabinet?

The US Democrats are losing support ahead of November's midterms, according to a recent poll. Check out http://rt.com RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to ... Via...

Praise for Antiwar Congressman Walter Jones after His Republican Primary Victory

On Tuesday, Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC), who is seeking reelection for what he has indicated will be his final term...

Trump takes heat from Dems & Republicans for quitting Iran deal — RT US...

President Donald Trump has come under fire from both his political opponents and fellow Republicans for...
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Video: Next US generation backing Republican policies over Democrats – polls

Next generation politics could spell trouble for Democrats in the US according to recent polls. It's revealed Americans born after 1995 - or Generation...

Republicans vindicated, Dems still screaming ‘Russia!’ — RT US News

After a year-long investigation, the US House Intelligence Committee released a report Friday officially confirming there...

Striking Teachers Offer Real Resistance to Incoherent Republicans and Gutted Democrats

In the continuing teachers' rebellion sweeping the US, dozens of Oklahoma teachers have completed a 7-day, 110-mile march from Tulsa to the state capital...
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Video: Corey Robin: Striking Teachers Are “Real Resistance” to “Incoherent” Republicans and “Gutted” Dems

https://democracynow.org - In the continuing teachers' rebellion sweeping the U.S., dozens of Oklahoma teachers have completed a 7-day, 110-mile march from Tulsa to the...

The Republic Becomes the Empire

Molotov cocktails hurled at N. Ireland police vans during republican parade — RT UK...

Petrol bombs have been hurled at police in Northern Ireland ahead of an unauthorised nationalist...

Virginia Republicans slam gun-control hoaxers who used photo of children’s shoes at Auschwitz —...

Republican politicians in Virginia Beach scrambled to assure their Facebook followers that a post by an...

New Poll Shows Republicans Losing Voter-Base

Eric Zuesse The Morning Consult poll released on March 30th headlines "Republicans Drive Biggest Decline in Voter Optimism Since Trump Took Office: Record drop isn't...

Senate Republican leader proposes bill to legalize hemp — RT US News

No one tell Attorney General Jeff Sessions, but hemp – the industrial variety of cannabis –...

The Battle Hymn of the Republic

Republican candidate in tight Pennsylvania House race refuses to concede defeat — RT US...

Democrat candidate Conor Lamb has claimed victory in Pennsylvania's razor-tight special House election. But, in a...

Republicans Want to Look at Gun Violence in Movies? OK, Let’s Look

On February 22, President Donald Trump suggested that violent movies and video games are the real cause of mass shootings: I’m hearing more and...

One Thing Democrats and Republicans Apparently Agree On: Deregulating Wall Street

Next week marks the 10th anniversary of the run on Bear Stearns, the investment bank that collapsed under the weight of toxic subprime mortgages....

Republicans Are Wrong on Immigration

By Paul Gottfried American Thinker March 2, 2018 ...

‘The NRA Has Basically Become Part of the Republican Party’

Janine Jackson interviewed Lee Drutman about gun control politics for the February 23, 2018, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. ...

Cuomo Goes to War Against Republican Tax Plan

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo gives a thumbs up after speaking at a health care union rally at the Theater at Madison Square Garden,...
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Video: Democrats release memo countering Republican claims of FBI abuse

The U.S. House Intelligence Committee has just released a Democratic Party memo, countering Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses. That's despite objections from the...

Don’t Tell Us Republicans Care About Deficits

President Donald Trump, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and Vice President Mike Pence arrive to speak about newly passed tax reform legislation during...
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Video: Republican Lawmakers Refuse to Adopt Gun Control Despite 200 School Shootings Since Sandy...

https://democracynow.org - Since the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, in 2012, there have been 200 school shootings. But on Capitol Hill...
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Video: Probably carcinogenic: Republicans threaten to cut WHO funding for research on Monsanto’s weedkiller

Republican lawmakers in the U.S. are threatening to cut funding to the World Health Organisation's cancer research programme. That's after the International agency for...

Warren Slams Sessions’ DOJ Record a Year After Being Silenced on Senate Floor By...

A year after Republicans silenced her objections to Jeff Sessions' Attorney General nomination, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) took the floor on Wednesday to list...

Republicans embrace idea of ‘Russia collusion’… with Hillary Clinton — RT US News

Efforts to topple President Donald Trump by accusing him of collusion with Russia may have backfired...

After Years of Sleazy Partisan Attacks, Suddenly Republicans Are Outraged

Rep. Devin Nunes attends a House Ways and Means Committee markup of the Republican tax plan, on Capitol Hill November 9, 2017, in...

‘The Memo’ can’t be released because Republican Nunes altered it – Intel committee’s top...

Published time: 1 Feb, 2018 03:56 Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee,...

As Republicans vote to release the memo, Democrats bring up ‘2nd dossier’ — RT...

After Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee voted to publish a memo reportedly revealing FBI abuses...

Sex scandals hit Clinton, Republican finance chair — RT US News

New disclosures reveal Hillary Clinton protected her faith advisor when he was accused of sexual harassment....

Under the Republican Push for Welfare Cuts, Racism Boils

President Donald Trump speaks during an event to celebrate Congress passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act with Republican members of the House and...

Republicans Have Four Easy Ways to #ReleasetheMemo — and the Evidence For it. Not...

One of the gravest and most damaging abuses of state power is to misuse surveillance authorities for political purposes. For that reason, the Intercept, from...

The Republican Supreme Court – LewRockwell

By Paul Craig Roberts PaulCraigRoberts.org January 18, 2018 ...
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Video: ‘We’re losing our minds’: Viewer of political show sent death threats to 2...

It's been revealed that death threats were sent to two senior US Republicans by a viewer of a popular political TV programme back in...

Republicans, Martin Luther, and Machiavelli

“Here I stand!” Martin Luther risked his life to defy a church establishment that wanted no challenge to papal authority. Five centuries later, Republicans...

Loyalty to Trump the new Republican Party ‘litmus test’

Loyalty to US President Donald Trump has become the new "litmus test" of the Republican Party.  Read more

Do I Live in a Banana Republic?

Photo by Coco Curranski | CC BY 2.0 I am back in rural Virginia after spending a week in Aotearoa/New Zealand, and came down to...

Republicans Push Bill to Strip Migrant Workers of Their Few Rights, Undercut US Workers

Migrant laborers work in California's strawberry fields outside of Salinas in Monterey County on July 30, 1997. (Photo: Andrew Lichtenstein / Corbis via Getty...

John McCain Will Miss Tax Vote, but Senate Republicans Still Have Enough in Favor

As the Republican tax reform bill winds its way through Congress, two new developments have taken center stage: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) won't be...

Three Myths About the Poor That Republicans Are Using to Support Slashing the US...

Republicans continue to use long-debunked myths about the poor as they defend lower taxes for the rich and deep cuts to the social safety net to pay for...
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Video: Republicans Agree on Tax Bill “Of, By and For the Political Donor Class”...

https://democracynow.org - Republicans in Congress say they have reached a deal on final tax legislation that will overhaul the U.S. tax code, dramatically impacting...

Green Party Leaders Speak Out Against The Republican Tax Bill | Green Party of...

WASHINGTON - Green Party leaders took to video to speak against the Republican tax bill moving through Congress and called on all Americans to contact...

Brit becomes a celebrity in Dominican Republic after being turned down by online girlfriend...

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 20:54 A British man who flew to the Dominican Republic...

The Immorality of Republican “Christian” Morality

Photo by Waiting For The Word | CC BY 2.0 Sex scandals involving American male “notables” – especially politicians — are as old as the...

Millionaires don’t blow their cash on ‘booze & women’ – Republican senator — RT...

Published time: 4 Dec, 2017 13:54 While defending his government’s plan to scrap so-called ‘death taxes’...

Trump Pressured Top Republicans to End Senate Intel Committee Russia Probe

Donald Trump speaks about the Republican tax plan at the St. Charles, Missouri, Convention Center on November 29, 2017. (Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP...

Stranger things in the Republican tax bill — RT US News

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in the Senate in the early hours of Saturday...

Trump’s support for Roy Moore, Senate candidate accused of sexual misconduct, slammed by Republicans...

Published time: 26 Nov, 2017 22:46 Donald Trump launched a scathing attack on Roy Moore’s opponent...

Republican party is ‘toast’ says Az. senator in ‘hot mic’ moment — RT US...

Published time: 19 Nov, 2017 10:23 Edited time: 19 Nov, 2017 10:34 Arizona Senator Jeff Flake...

Republicans Want to Pay for Tax Cuts by Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife...

Activists attend a news conference on Republican-sponsored legislation that would open the Alaskan wilderness to oil drilling outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC....

Democrats, Republicans and Business as Usual

Photo by woodleywonderworks | CC BY 2.0 Hot on the heels of Donna Brazile’s ‘shocking’ new book Hacks, that alleges that the Democratic Party, which...

As Voters Reject Republicans, Progressives Point to Democratic Party’s Own Crisis

As voters on Tuesday turned against the Republican Party one year after Donald Trump was elected president, a new report, "Autopsy: The Democratic Party...
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Video: Voters Reject Republican Candidates as New “Autopsy” Report Finds the Democratic Party in...

https://democracynow.org - As voters on Tuesday turned against the Republican Party one year after Donald Trump was elected president, a new report, ... Via Youtube

After Mass Murder in Texas, Republicans and Democrats Echo Familiar Refrains

Law enforcement officials continue their investigation at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs during the early morning hours of November 6, 2017, in Sutherland...
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Video: Republicans Dealt Another Embarrassing Defeat in Obamacare Repeal

Dentist and activist Dr. Javad Aghaloo says the best way to fix Obamacare is by adopting a single-payer, universal healthcare system Visit ... Via Youtube

A statement from LeeAnn Hall, co-executive director of People’s Action, on the Republican tax...

WASHINGTON - “Don’t be fooled: The Trump/GOP tax plan is one more attack on health care that puts working families, the elderly, poor and...
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Video: Reds get the Blues with anti-Trump Republicans sounding democratic

In the US more than a few Republican senators are vocally turning against their own president, and it's getting tougher. RT's Caleb Maupin took...

House Republicans open investigation into Russia uranium deal — RT US News

Two US House committees will conduct a formal investigation into a 2010 deal that saw 20...

Kentucky Republican Files Bill to Protect Drivers Who Accidentally Hit Protesters

A Republican lawmaker in Kentucky has filed legislation that would shield drivers from criminal and civil penalties if they unintentionally run over...

The Republicans Are Still Coming for Your Health Care. Here’s How to Stop Them

President Donald Trump hands a pen that he used to sign an executive order on health care to Sen. Rand Paul in the Roosevelt...

With Gerrymandering, Republicans Have a Starting-Line Advantage of 10 Percent

Janine Jackson: We are definitely in challenging times, but it's useful to remember that it isn't that Americans per se are opposed to gun control, human...

Banana Republic – LewRockwell

By Alex Christoforou The Duran October 20, 2017 Judicial Watch Director of Investigations, Chris Farrell, appeared on Fox...

Studies Show Republicans Don’t Understand What Produces Wealth in America

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org A Pew poll published on May 2nd was headlined "Why people are rich and poor: Republicans and Democrats have...

‘Republicans Have a Starting-Line Advantage of 10 Percent’

Janine Jackson interviewed Steven Rosenfeld about gerrymandering and the Supreme Court for the October 6, 2017, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited...
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Video: Facing Public Outrage, House Republicans Back Down on Gutting Ethics Watchdog

Public Citizen's Lisa Gilbert says the Office of Congressional Ethics was targeted because it is an effective check on Congressional misconduct Help support The...

Senior Republican says Trump is steering US towards World War III

Published time: 9 Oct, 2017 05:24 Edited time: 9 Oct, 2017 06:14 US President Donald Trump...
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Video: After Las Vegas Massacre, Republicans in Congress Push Bills That Could Make Mass...

https://democracynow.org - As details emerge about the massacre in Las Vegas, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, Republican leaders called ... Via Youtube

Republican Tax Cuts Could Be Paved with Fossil Fuel Giveaways

Friday was a busy day for the Trump administration and Republicans in Congress giving handouts to their friends in the fossil fuel industry. Two...

The Republicans' Tax Plan Will Impede Growth

Donald Trump delivers remarks on tax reform to the National Association of Manufacturers at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel September 29, 2017, in Washington, DC....
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Video: Senate Republicans Scramble to Secure Votes for Last-Ditch Effort to Repeal Affordable Care...

https://democracynow.org - Vice President Mike Pence and other Trump administration officials spent Tuesday on Capitol Hill lobbying Republican senators to ... Via Youtube

Senate Republicans Scramble to Secure Votes for Last-Ditch Effort to Repeal Affordable Care Act

Vice President Mike Pence and other Trump administration officials spent Tuesday on Capitol Hill lobbying Republican senators to support the latest healthcare plan, known...

Ex-sheriff Clarke to join pro-Trump PAC focused on steering Republican lawmakers

Published time: 6 Sep, 2017 03:17 Former Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke is taking a position with...

Gallup: Only Republicans’ Trust in Newsmedia Plunged After 2003

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org On August 25th, Gallup headlined "Republicans', Democrats' Views of Media Accuracy Diverge”, and reported that ever since America's newsmedia...

Who's Behind Fossil Fuel Extraction? It's Not Just Republicans

Though many see the Paris Accord as President Obama's shining moment for the environment, the plan to speed the construction of fossil fuel infrastructures...
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Video: Texas Republicans Pushed to Kill Safety Regulations for Arkema Chemical Plant Before Explosion

https://democracynow.org - The flooded Arkema chemical plant in the town of Crosby, Texas, that saw two explosions on Thursday, could see as many as...

Herr Donald, Sheriff Joe, Hurricane Harvey, and the Fate of the Republic

Photo by Caravan 4 Peace | CC BY 2.0 Good Timing Let history record that the leading climate change-denier and eco-exterminist, arch-authoritarian petro-capitalist United States...
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Video: “Resurrected From Irrelevance”: Arizona Republic Columnist Slams Trump Pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio

https://democracynow.org - The White House announced on Friday that it was pardoning longtime Trump supporter and former Maricopa County sheriff Joe ... Via Youtube

After Charlottesville, Republicans Defend Bills to Protect Drivers Who Hit Protesters

Following Heather Heyer death on Saturday—killed when a suspected Nazi sympathizer allegedly drove his car into a crowd of people counter-protesting violent white supremacist...

Republicans Consider Relaxing Constraints on Telecom Giants

Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai (2nd right) prepares to deliver remarks and participate in a discussion at The American Enterprise Institute for Public...

"We Can't Let Our Guard Down": Republicans Could Use Budget as Cudgel Against Medicaid

People protest against the Senate health care bill on June 28, 2017, in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty Images) Since election night...

W. Virginia governor switches parties, Republicans now control majority of states

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice is now a Republican, he officially announced at a rally for...

Ron Paul on Real Bipartisanship: Republicans and Democrats Unite for New Cold War

Donald Trump claimed that he wanted a different foreign policy, but then he went and hired neocons for the State...

Take that: Reporter’s notebook drops on Republican senator during healthcare vote

Published time: 28 Jul, 2017 16:29 Edited time: 29 Jul, 2017 19:37 Trying to ‘get the...

War on weed: Veterans’ access to medical marijuana blocked by Republicans

Veterans hoping to use medical marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder have had their hopes extinguished...

House Republicans call for 2nd counsel to probe Obama officials, Clinton

US House Judiciary Committee Republicans have called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to set up a...
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Video: In “Dangerous” Move, Republicans Push to Strip Healthcare From Millions Without Holding Any...

https://democracynow.org - As protesters shouted "Kill the bill! Kill the bill!" Senate Republicans voted Tuesday, by the narrowest of margins, to open debate on...

In Dangerous Move, Republicans Push to Strip Health Care From Millions Without Holding Any...

Sen. John McCain arrives in Washington, DC, to deliver a vote to proceed to debate on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act on...

For Republicans, Fear and Loathing is a Winning Message

Leonard Pitts Jr.A little context is critical here. It would be too easy to dismiss Donald Trump’s Commission on Electoral Integrity as superfluous evidence of...

Why Republicans Won’t Dump Trump Anytime Soon

Photo by Mark Taylor | CC BY 2.0 As Donald Trump’s approval ratings fall and calls for his impeachment increase, Democrats seem not yet to...

Republicans are Right: Going to College Hurts

Going to college is a good thing, right? That’s at least what I was told as a kid, and what led me to get...

Trump White House Ridiculously Blames Democrats for Republicans' Repeal Failure

Julia Conley, staff writerAt the latest off-camera press briefing Tuesday, Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made clear the official White House...

Republicans Push Bill to Delay Reducing Ground Level Ozone

WASHINGTON - A Republican bill to delay, until 2025, the reduction of dangerous ground level ozone is up for a vote this week in...

McCain illness forces Republicans to delay vote on troubled health care bill

Published time: 16 Jul, 2017 16:46 Edited time: 16 Jul, 2017 16:49 Senate Republicans have delayed...

Republicans Set to Lose a Vote, if Mississippi Union Dispute Goes Before NLRB

If workers at a Nissan plant in Mississippi vote to be represented by the United Auto Workers, it will create a bargaining unit of...
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Video: ‘Connect the dots’: Republicans demand probe into alleged activist funding from Russia

Several top US Republicans are calling on the Trump administration to investigate alleged Russia funding of environmental activists in order to undermine the ... Via...
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Video: EU, ISIS & Irish Republican flags on fire as bonfires lit across N....

Irish Republican and Sinn Fein flags and banners were burnt alongside effigies and posters of high-profile Republican figures in Belfast, Tuesday, on 'Eleventh ... Via...

House Republicans Attack Clean Air, Climate in Budget Bill

WASHINGTON - Legislation funding the Environmental Protection Agency contains multiple policy provisions that would delay Clean Air Act safeguards and cripple the Environmental Protection...

‘Close to dumbest idea’: Republican senators lash out at Trump-Putin cybersecurity team plan

Republican senators have lashed out at President Trump for teaming up with Russia’s Vladimir Putin to...

As Republicans Hide From Voters, Sanders Rallies Trumpcare Resistance

As the congressional recess—usually a time for lawmakers to interact with their constituents—is set to end on Monday, many Republicans are working extremely hard...

A Wisconsin Republican Looks Back With Regret at Voter ID and Redistricting Fights

Voters take to the polls on April 5, 2016, in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. (Photo: Darren Hauck / Getty Images) Dale Schultz, a Republican, served in the...

Trump v CNN: Republicans & Democrats at odds when it comes to trustworthiness –...

The vast majority of Republicans believe Donald Trump is more trustworthy than CNN while almost all...
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Video: Assange feels threatened by both Republicans & Democrats following Clinton email leaks–Annie Machon

The 'tolerant liberals' of the Democratic Party believe the WikiLeaks founder damaged the electoral chances of Hillary Clinton last year and now are attacking...

Koch Brothers Take Aim at Republican ‘Moderation’ and the Constitution

Photo by DonkeyHotey | CC BY 2.0 The Republican Party isn’t extreme enough. So say the Koch brothers, who are threatening to withhold the $400...

Sad but True: The Republican Party Somehow Still Exists

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell with other Senate Republicans during a news conference on Capitol hill in Washington, DC, June 27, 2017. (Photo: Eric...
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Video: Republicans Have Trifecta Control of 25 States & Need 6 More to Call...

https://democracynow.org - Historian Nancy MacLean says much of the radical right's agenda is being pursued at the state level. Republicans already have ... Via Youtube
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Video: Historian: Republican Push to Replace Obamacare Reflects Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America

https://democracynow.org - As Republicans attempt to revive a bill to overturn Obamacare, we look at the radical right's attempt to reshape the role of...

Why Wouldn't Peace Advocates Compete in Republican Congressional Primaries?

Let's assume that winning congressional votes is something that peace advocates care a lot about, enough that they would do things now that would...

Republicans Still Pushing False Flags in Syria and Cold War With Russia

Seymour Hersh’s shocking new investigative report shows that US intelligence knew there was no Assad chemical attack in April, but...
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Video: By Defunding Planned Parenthood, Republicans Would Reduce Services That Make Abortion Unnecessary

https://democracynow.org - The healthcare bill proposed by Senate Republicans would reduce key benefits for millions of Americans and defund Planned ... Via Youtube
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Video: Republican Healthcare Bill Gives Tax Cuts to the Rich by Gutting Safety Net...

https://democracynow.org - After weeks of secret deliberations, Republican senators released a healthcare proposal that would remove millions of low-income ... Via Youtube

Too Hot for Heller: First So-Called "Moderate" Republican Cracks on Senate Trumpcare Plan

Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) appears to be the first Republican to acknowledge publicly what more than two-thirds of Americans voters (according to polls) already...

By Defunding Planned Parenthood, Republicans Would Cut Services That Reduce Abortions

The health care bill proposed by Senate Republicans would reduce key benefits for millions of Americans and defund Planned Parenthood for a year, making...

Senate Republicans release draft of Obamacare overhaul

Published time: 22 Jun, 2017 14:43 Edited time: 22 Jun, 2017 15:26 Senate Republicans released their...

Prince Harry says nobody wants to be king, republicans tell him he’s ‘free to...

Published time: 22 Jun, 2017 12:26 Prince Harry says nobody in the royal household wants...

Exxon Supports Republican Carbon Tax, Greenpeace Response

GreenpeaceIn response to the support ExxonMobil and other fossil fuel companies are announcing today for a carbon tax championed by the Climate Leadership Council,...

The Republican Thieves Who Stole Health Care

House Speaker Paul Ryan after speaking at a news conference about Rep. Devin Nunes and health care legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC,...

MoveOn Criticizes Senate Democrats, Republicans for Passage of New Iran Sanctions Bill

WASHINGTON -  Last week, the United States Senate voted in favor of passing new economic sanctions on Iran with overwhelming support, with the exception...

Republicans Keep Missing the Point About Gun Violence—Even When They’re the Targets

Gun rights activists for years have fought for the free proliferation of firearms throughout the U.S., perhaps subconsciously imagining they were only arming themselves....

Amid Trump Chaos, Republicans Keep Their Eyes on the Big Prize: The Courts

While the Trump administration remains embroiled in scandals of its own making and continues to blunder forward seemingly without direction, Republicans have their collective...

Media Help Republicans Gut Obamacare Behind Closed Doors

“We’re not stupid,” a Senate aide told Axios‘ Caitlin Owens (6/12/17) to explain why the GOP would not release a draft healthcare bill. Senate Republicans...

House Republican Whip Rep. Steve Scalise Among Those Shot in Virginia

Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.), the majority whip of the House of Representatives, is reportedly among several people who were shot in Alexandria, Virginia on...

EU Launches Legal Cases Against Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic for not Taking in ‘Refugees’

The European Commission has launched legal action against three EU member states, claiming Poland, Hungary, and Czech Republic have not “taken the...

Czech Republic Joins Poland, Hungary and Slovakia in Refusing EU-Imposed Migrants

The Czech Republic has joined its Central European neighbors in officially announcing a withdrawal from the European Union’s 2015 migrant resettlement program....

Republicans Set A Standard For Impeachment — And Trump Has Met It

Former FBI Director James Comey’s explosive testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee began with an unambiguous declaration that the president of the United States...

House Republicans vote to roll back major Wall Street regulations enacted after ‘08 crash

Against a unified Democratic Party in the US House, Republicans have passed a bill to undo...

233 House Republicans Just Set Course for Next Financial Collapse

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed the Financial CHOICE Act on Thursday afternoon in a move critics—who call it the #WrongChoiceAct—say puts the U.S....
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Video: Republican Prosecutor Seeks to Beat Civil Rights Lawyer in Race for Philadelphia District...

https://democracynow.org - We continue our coverage of the Philadelphia district attorney's race with Republican nominee Beth Grossman, a prosecutor with ... Via Youtube

You've Been Duped. The Affordable Care Act Isn't Raising Your Premiums. Republicans Are.

As I watch the debate unfold over repeal of the Affordable Care Act, I keep thinking about the Hans Christian Anderson story "The Emperor's...

Texas Republican Accused of Threatening to 'Put a Bullet' in Head of Democratic Colleague

Last week it was the body-slamming of a reporter on the eve of a special election. This week begins with an elected official threatening...
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Video: Republican Healthcare Plan: Skimpier, Meaner Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act has become the symbol of a health care status quo that long pre-dated it, but the Democrats refusal to acknowledge...

Republican Gianforte wins special congressional election in Montana

Published time: 26 May, 2017 04:35 Edited time: 26 May, 2017 04:52 Greg Gianforte, the Republican...

Republican Candidate Greg Gianforte 'Body-Slams' Guardian Reporter

Audio obtained of Greg Gianforte body-slamming a mainstream media reporter on the eve of a special election to fill a congressional seat...

NC Republicans illegally used race during redistricting, US Supreme Court rules

North Carolina’s GOP-led legislature illegally used race to redraw congressional districts, the Supreme Court has ruled....

Many More People Will Die If Republicans Are Successful in Dismantling Obamacare

Janine Jackson: The US healthcare conversation has come to an odd pass. We have an elected representative who maintains that, because you can go...
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Video: Seleka vs. Antibalaka civil war in Central African Republic, or US AFRICOM divide...

U.S. Companies Free to Buy “Conflict Minerals” from Central African Warlords. Leaked Trump Presidential Memo ... Via Youtube

‘Many More People Would Die if Republicans Are Successful’

Janine Jackson interviewed Margarida Jorge about the Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act and cut funding for Medicaid for the May 12,...

Are There 22 Patriotic House Republicans?

Robert ReichTrump warning to former FBI Director James Comey against leaking anything negative about him—tweeting "James Comey better hope that there are no 'tapes'...

From Bad to Worse: Forecasting the Effects of Republican Health Care Reform

Photo by Nathaniel St. Clair It should be abundantly clear to rational observers that, while the U.S. health care system is broken, the Republican House...

How We Can Make House Republicans Pay for Their Health Care Vote

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) walks to the House floor for a vote at the Capitol in Washington, May 4, 2017. (Photo: Gabriella Demczuk...
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Video: Protests Erupt After House Republicans Pass Healthcare Bill That Could Hike Premiums for...

http://democracynow.org - Republicans have moved one step closer to repealing Obamacare after the House narrowly approved legislation Thursday that would ... Via Youtube

‘The fight isn’t over’: Democrats vow to challenge ‘cruel’ Republican health care reform

Published time: 4 May, 2017 22:30 US Democratic senators have vowed to fight “cruel” Republican healthcare...

Net Neutrality Redux: Why Republicans Shouldn't Mess With the Internet

(Photo: Pexels) The internet is quite popular these days, but companies such as AT&T and Comcast that provide internet service are not. That's one reason...

The Republican Party and the ‘Lunatic Right’

Back in the 1970s, I was routinely accused of being a member of the “lunatic left”. Perhaps my youthful idealistic enthusiasm for utopian political...

Kansas special election puts Trump, Republicans to test

President Donald Trump himself is getting involved in a special election in Kansas, as Republicans face...

Report: Republicans to Cut Border Wall Funding

Federal funding for one of President Donald Trump’s premier policy proposals may be excluded from the House GOP’s budget for Fiscal Year...

Senate Republicans Change the Rules to Confirm Trump’s Judicial Nominee

Sierra ClubToday, one day after the Senate rejected Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court and Senate Republicans used the nuclear option to...
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Video: How Trump Could Widen Divisions Within the Republican Party

Other countries might begin to see opportunities to take advantage of the Trump administration due to its demonstrative inexperience, says Col. Larry Wilkerson ... Via...

Senate Republicans 'go nuclear' to approve Gorsuch for US Supreme Court

Republicans in the US Senate have extended the so-called nuclear option to the confirmation process for...
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Video: As Trump Complains About Alleged Surveillance, Republicans Gut Internet Privacy Rules

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, the House narrowly voted to allow internet providers to sell your web browsing history and other personal information. Via Youtube

As Trump Complains About Alleged Surveillance, Republicans Gut Internet Privacy Rules

On Tuesday, the House narrowly voted to allow internet providers to sell your web browsing history and other personal information. The vote will give...

Fmr Republican congressman and aide indicted on federal conspiracy charges

Published time: 29 Mar, 2017 01:21 Former Congressman Steve Stockman (R-Houston) has been indicted on numerous charges...
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Video: After Republican Infighting Dooms GOP Healthcare Plan, Trump Vows to Let Obamacare “Explode”

http://democracynow.org - Under President Obama, House Republicans voted more than 50 times to repeal or rewrite the Affordable Care Act. But on Friday, the...

'Just don't have consensus': Republicans pull healthcare bill ahead of House vote

President Donald Trump has reportedly asked the House GOP leadership to pull a bill eliminating major...

‘Obamacare will explode’ warns Trump after Republicans pull healthcare bill

Published time: 25 Mar, 2017 17:10 US President Donald Trump is recruiting the entire population of the...
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Video: Will House Republicans “Jump Off the Cliff” and Cut Healthcare for 24 Million...

http://democracynow.org - As President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan face a showdown with Republicans, both moderate and conservative, on whether ... Via Youtube

Grassroots Resistance Credited as Republicans Forced to Postpone AHCA Vote

Republican lawmakers on Thursday were met with a deluge of outrage and calls to stand against the American Health Care Act (ACHA) while the...

Republicans introduce bills authorizing new military force against ISIS

A new House bill was introduced that would create a new Authorization for Use of Military...

‘A priority for us all’: 17 Republicans introduce legislation to combat climate change

Breaking ranks with their own party, more than a dozen House Republicans have put forward legislation...

 Republicans Keep Showing Us Who They Are

Amid the mayhem of Trump’s first days in office, the Congressional Budget Office’s crushing report on the impact of the Republican health-care plan offers...

The Lives of Millions of People Jeopardized by Republicans’ Ruthless Health Care Repeal...

A few salient points on the well-deserved uproar greeting Steve King's "We can't restore our civilization...

House Republicans Unveil Bill to Repeal Obamacare

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled long-awaited legislation on Monday to repeal much of the Obamacare healthcare law, including its...

The Republican Health-Care Bill is the Worst of So Many Worlds

With the release of the American Health Care Act, House Republicans have pulled off an impressive feat: managing to alienate virtually everybody with a...

‘Unprecedented freedom’: Republicans present Obamacare replacement

The GOP-proposed American Health Care Act would return power to the states and offer greater choice,...

You're On Your Own: Republicans Plan Attack on Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security

(Image: Lauren Walker / Truthout; Adapted: Tom Harris) Several years ago, 62-year-old Michael Kaufman, a disabled resident of Bovina, New York, accidently drilled through one...

Amid Republicans' ACA Subterfuge, Resistance Urges "No Score No Vote"

House Republicans are under fire for keeping their Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal and replacement bill secret (from the public and other lawmakers) and...

More Republican Handouts to the Rich

House Speaker Paul Ryan arrives back at his office for a meeting at the Capitol in Washington, January 9, 2017. Republicans are rigging the...

Republicans, Where’s the Backbone?

Bill Moyers, Michael WinshipCongressional Republicans, we watched you at the White House Thursday. Just before Donald Trump’s rambling, manic, often snarky press conference —...

Republicans Hustle to Shield Trump as Demands for Russia Inquiry Grow

Republicans are dismissing the mounting call to thoroughly investigate the Trump campaign's connection with Russian intelligence, and party leadership is seemingly pushing for members...

Republicans ask DOJ to probe illegal leaks of classified Flynn info

House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz has requested that the Department of Justice launch a formal investigation...

Forecasting Trump’s Presidency: The Republican Party’s Decline, and What Comes Next?

Photo by DonkeyHotey | CC BY 2.0 Now seems as good a time as any to predict where the Trump presidency is headed. In my...

Republicans Want to Let Fossil Fuel Companies Waste Taxpayers' Natural Gas

(Photo: Ervins Strauhmanis; Edited: LW / TO) With all the gutting of regulations going on in Congress these days, it can be hard to keep...

'Leftist Fight Club' Trains UCF Students to Fight Republicans

The “Knights for Socialism” group at the University of Central Florida (UCF) held a workshop Sunday to teach left-wing students how to...

White terrorists ‘different’ to muslim terrorists argues Republican congressman (VIDEO)

Republican Representative Sean Duffy (R-WI-7) has argued “there’s a difference” between attacks carried out by Muslim terrorists and those carried out by white supremacists...

Republicans Introduce Bill to "Terminate the Environmental Protection Agency"

Scott Pruitt, Donald Trump's pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency, before a confirmation hearing in Washington, DC, on January 18, 2017. Pruitt has...
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Video: “Stolen Seat”: A Look Back on How Republicans Blocked Obama’s Supreme Court Nominee

http://democracynow.org - President Trump was only able to nominate Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia because the ... Via Youtube

People Power Works as Two Republicans Pledge to Vote 'No' on DeVos

Just one more Republican "no" vote is needed to derail the confirmation of education secretary nominee Betsy DeVos, after GOP Sens. Susan Collins (Maine)...

NYT Amazed That Republicans Are Embracing Republican Ideas

Readers who are familiar with the Republican Party wil be surprised to learn the it previously “opposed” such policies as increasing the size of...
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Video: Motorbike daredevil stunts at Republic Day parade in India

Motorcycle riders brought the streets of New Delhi to life, performing daredevil stunts as part of India's 68th Republic Day parade. COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY...

Beware Iran’s ‘malign influence’ but respect nuclear deal, May tells Republicans

Ahead of her first audience with US President Donald Trump, UK Prime Minister Theresa May warned of what she called Iran’s “malign influence,” but...

'We have to deliver': Trump calls congressional Republicans to action

President Donald Trump urged the Republican members of the US Congress to help him deliver on...

Republican Part-Time Nation: Going Involuntary

Protesters demonstrating support for the Affordable Care Act hold signs and chant in the lobby of Trump International Hotel and Tower at Columbus Circle...
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Video: Repeal & Run? Republicans Move to Axe Obamacare, But What Will Replacement Look...

http://democracynow.org - Republicans in the newly sworn-in 115th Congress are moving swiftly to repeal the Affordable Care Act, President Obama's signature ... Via Youtube

The Three Big Reasons Republicans Can't Replace Obamacare

Republicans are preparing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and have promised to replace it with something that doesn’t leave more than 20 million...

Without Warning or Public Input, House Republicans Vote to Dismantle Ethics Oversight Office

A new Republican-led Congress meets today, and in one of their first moves, House Republicans have voted to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics,...
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Video: Without Warning or Public Input, House Republicans Vote to Dismantle Ethics Oversight Office

http://democracynow.org - A new Republican-led Congress meets today, and in one of their first moves, House Republicans have voted to gut the Office of...

Republicans Scrap Proposal to Undermine Ethics Watchdog

Demand ProgressThe following statement can be attributed to Daniel Schuman, policy director of grassroots activist organization Demand Progress: "Today House Republicans backed down from a...

How Do Republicans Get Away With Voter Suppression?

Greg Palast (right) interviews Rosario Dawson (left) about the Republican purging of Hispanic females from voter rolls in his documentary The Best Democracy Money...

N Carolina Republicans strip power from incoming Dem governor after days of protest, arrests

The Republican-led North Carolina legislature has passed special session measures that will weaken powers vested in...

Republicans increasingly see Russia as an ally – poll

Following the lead of President-elect Donald Trump, Republicans say their views of Russia and its president,...
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Video: Meet the Republican Elector Who Is Refusing to Vote for Trump

http://democracynow.org - A Republican member of the Electoral College has come out saying he will not vote for President-elect Donald Trump when the ... Via...

Donald Trump and the Republicans: The Art of the Steal

President-elect Donald Trump listens to Vice President-elect Mike Pence at the Carrier plant in Indianapolis, on December 1, 2016. (Photo: AJ Mast / The...
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Video: Francois Fillon wins Republican party’s presidential primaries in France

In a year of political upsets, the French primaries are now also sending out shockwaves. The Republican party has chosen its candidate for next...

“Good Cop, Bad Cop:” Democratic Mayors, Republican Governors, and Us

“Don’t pay any attention to the landlord behind the curtain.” I just heard the dude with the nice midwestern accent, Tim Ryan, say on NPR...

The Long Con: How the Republicans Played Trump Voters

Donald Trump speaks as his running-mate, Mike Pence, looks on at his election night party early Wednesday morning in New York, November 9, 2016....
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Video: Mission complete? France shuts down peacekeeping op in war-torn Central African Republic

The UN has been urging lawmakers in the Central African Republic to take action as conflict rages throughout the country, with rebel groups trying...

Here’s how against the Republican Establishment Trump is:

Eric Zuesse The following is a reprint (excluding the footnotes) of the wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Republicans_opposing_Donald_Trump_presidential_campaign,_2016 List of Republicans opposing Donald Trump presidential campaign, 2016 Public officials Former Presidents Former President...

How Republicans Game the Concept of Democracy Through Disenfranchisement

Polling booths at an early voting location on the Arizona State University campus in Tempe, October 12, 2016. Voter disenfranchisement is just...
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Video: Putin: ‘America is a great nation, not some banana republic. Correct me if...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is speaking at the final session of the Valdai International Discussion Club's 13th annual meeting in Sochi. More than 130...

61% of Americans don’t feel represented by either Democrats or Republicans

Despite the current US electoral landscape, which again sees a Democrat and a Republican leading the...
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Video: The Real Vote Rigging: Republicans Make It Harder for Millions to Vote in...

http://democracynow.org - As Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump urges his supporters to be vigilant against widespread voter fraud and a rigged ... Via Youtube

North Carolina Republican party office ‘fire bombed’ and daubed with swastika (PHOTO)

Police are investigating an arson attack on the Orange County Republican Party headquarters which destroyed part...

#WomenWhoVoteTrump unite behind Republican candidate despite lewd comments

Despite Donald Trump’s derogatory “locker room talk” about women and sexual innuendo, a trending Twitter hashtag...

How Republicans Politicized Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew didn't become the national disaster many Americans feared (although the country of Haiti is once again reeling from hundreds of deaths and...

‘P***y-grab’ comments don’t represent ‘real’ Trump – Founder of Muslim Republican Coalition

The anti-Trump camp may be surprised that the Republican candidate’s controversial remarks about Muslims and women...

Could the Republican Party oust Trump as their nominee?

Revelations of Donald Trump’s taped sexist remarks have prompted heated debate among Republicans on how to...

College Republicans Scrawl ‘Build the Wall’ at Painting Event, Are Reported to ‘Bias Incident...

The University of Minnesota held a “Paint the Bridge” event this past Friday at the Washington Avenue Bridge, and the school’s College...

Republicans Issue Good News About Obamacare

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org To Republicans, good news about Obamacare (the American President’s ‘legacy’ healthcare-reform program, called officially “The Affordable Care Act”) is...
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Video: Will SCOTUS Let Investigation Continue into Alleged Illegal Fundraising by Republican Scott Walker?

http://democracynow.org - We go to Wisconsin to get reaction from The Nation's John Nichols to a new report on possible illegal fundraising by the...
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Video: ‘Catalan republic built on the streets’: People rally to push for break from...

Catalans have taken to the streets of five cities for rallies aimed at speeding up the process breakaway from Spain. Demonstrators carried national flags...

Clinton bought old BlackBerrys on eBay – top Republican congressman

Hillary Clinton bought used BlackBerry phones on eBay, as she preferred the older versions of the...
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Video: How Disenchanted Democrats and Republicans Together Can Break the Two Party Duopoly

Sam Husseini says he has a way to get voters out of the lesser evil mindset while avoiding the 'spoiler problem' Visit http://therealnews.com for...
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Video: Republicans call for perjury charges against Clinton over emails

The FBI has reportedly dispatched its investigative report on Hillary Clinton, explaining why charges were not recommended against the Democratic presidential ... Via Youtube

Detroit Republicans And The RNC

Recently I traveled to Cleveland to take part in what would be a historical event as Donald J. Trump was nominated the...
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Video: Protests Against Republican Party “War on Women”

Hours before Trump's acceptance speech, direct action group CODEPINK danced in the street to call for an end to GOP anti-women rhetoric and policies. Via...

Trump Will Destroy the Republican Party

We have something special to share with you over the next couple days. Instead of our usual market commentary, we’re featuring a recent interview...

Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind

What if organizers and volunteers joined forces to run a nationwide campaign to replace today’s corporate-owned congress — all at once? Yes, one sweeping campaign...

Uninvited to the Party: Laura Flanders at the Republican National Convention

Mainstream media were all over the Republican National Convention -- but what didn't they show you? What about the people, the movements,...

Trading Places: Swapping the Roles of Police and Military Is Bad for the Republic

Lately, the tactics of local police departments have been in the news because of mass shootings at Orlando and Fort Myers nightclubs,...

Trump outflanks Hillary after Republican convention – poll

If the US presidential elections were held this week, Donald Trump would win, according to research...

Hillary’s Strategy: Snub Liberal Democrats, Move Right to Nab Anti-Trump Republicans

  Joseph Sohm | Shutterstock.com   Hillary Clinton’s strategy for the general election is to try to peal away anti-Trump Republicans. That’s why we are seeing her move to...

The Far Right Proposals in the 2016 Republican Party Platform

The Republican Party platform is a wish list for what Republicans in Congress and Donald Trump would like to impose on America. What's surprising...

Trump Brand Republicans

The Republican convention recently concluded with Donald J Trump accepting his party’s nomination for president. Featuring marginal politicians, unemployed athletes and a roster of forgotten celebrities,...

Farage shows up at US Republican National Convention, denies Trump invited him

Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage has denied being invited by Donald Trump to attend the...
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Video: Muslims Debate Donald Trump, Immigration Ban and Islamophobia in Republican Party

http://democracynow.org - For months Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has been calling for a ban on Muslims entering the United States. Via Youtube
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Video: Debunking Republican Claims Linking Immigration to Crime

http://democracynow.org - Immigration has been a common theme throughout the first two nights of the Republican National Convention. On Monday, speakers ... Via Youtube

Ohio University Offers ‘Safe Space’ for Students Triggered by Republican National Convention

Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio has offered students a safe space for those triggered by the Republican National Convention this...
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Video: Make America Straight Again? A Debate on What Could Be the Most Anti-LGBT...

http://democracynow.org - As the new Republican platform has been described as "the most anti-LGBT platform in the party's 162-year history," we get reaction ... Via...

Trump Isn’t the Only Republican with a Woman Problem

Long before he set his sights on the White House, Donald Trump was showing his misogynistic colors. He became notorious for using the press and...

Las Vagueness: Nevada Republican Party chief gets name of own state capital wrong

Michael J. McDonald, the state chair of the Nevada Republican Party had a night to forget...

‘Lock her Up’: Christie raises hell at Republican convention over Clinton

Chris Christie’s “Guilty!” speech squarely directed at Hillary Clinton has swiftly started a ruckus on Twitter...
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Video: Republican ticket goes to Trump? ‘People feel he’s giving voice to those unheard’

Donald Trump is set to become the official presidential nominee of the Republican Party at its national convention set to kick off in the...

FBI, Police ‘Visited’ Activists’ Homes Ahead of the Republican National Convention

In another step towards the fascist state Donald Trump has warm dreams envisioning, FBI agents and Cleveland police officers “visited” the homes of local...

Republican ‘Hunger Games’: Comedian Stephen Colbert crashes RNC stage (VIDEO)

“The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert has kick started the Republican National Convention (RNC) in eccentric...

Republican convention

The head of Cleveland’s police union has called on Ohio Governor John Kasich to temporarily halt citizens’ right to openly carry firearms for the...

#RepublicCon Roll Call: Inside the process that will officially make Trump presidential nominee

This week 50,000 people including 2,472 delegates, 15,000 journalists, thousands of protesters, and one billionaire candidate...
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Video: Mass Arrests Expected at Republican and Democratic Conventions

Activist and author Kris Hermes and ACLU's Steve David discusses a recent victory against free speech restrictions on protests in Cleveland, and the long...

What the Trump Happened to the Republicans?

An attendee wears a Donald Trump mask at the presumptive Republican nominee's campaign rally in The Woodlands, a suburb of Houston, June...

Florida Republican giving away AR-15 assault rifle just week after deadliest US mass shooting

A Florida Republican running for Congress has launched a Facebook competition to give away an AR-15...

After Orlando, Democrats and Republicans Clamor for Expanded Police State

The horrific massacre in Orlando has once again thrust the specter of domestic terrorism into the limelight, and into the media space.  Pundits and...

Republican AGs protest climate fraud probe into big oil, threaten fraud lawsuits of their...

Facing a fraud probe over whether ExxonMobil misled the public on climate change, Republican attorneys general...

Zoned out: ACLU sues Cleveland for fencing protesters out of Republican convention

The city of Cleveland has drawn a 3.3 square mile zone around the site of the Republican National Convention, banishing any public gatherings in...

The Real Reason Republicans Are Going after the IRS

It’s no secret that House Republicans don’t like the Internal Revenue Service. They’ve once again proposed cutting the agency’s already beleaguered funding, and they recently...
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Video: Chechnya: Republic Of Contrasts (RT Documentary)

Russia's Republic of Chechnya has undergone a revival after two military operations in its recent post-Soviet history. Today, the region is home one of...

Ann Coulter – Republicans “betrayed America”, “Why can’t we have a home?”

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obXQ0IzIjs8] Ann Coulter was on BBC Radio 4, where she spoke about how Republican and Conservative leaders have betrayed America, and...

Baseball Without the Umpire: The Republicans' War on Regulations

Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Selland Arena in Fresno, California, May 27, 2016. Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee,...

House Republican reads ‘death to gays’ Bible verse before vote on LGBT rights

A GOP congressman has called on the Bible for help with a verse condemning homosexuality –...

US election: Trump wins enough delegates for Republican nomination

The US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to secure the party's presidential nomination. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMegcjv46JE]...

House Republicans vote down LGBT rights measure

The US House of Representatives voted down legislation that would have protected the rights of homosexual...
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Video: Republicans Would Rather Lose the 2016 Election than Win with Donald Trump

Glen Ford of the Black Agenda Report says Trump's candidacy is throwing both Democratic and Republican parties into crisis. Via Youtube
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Video: Chomsky: Today’s Republican Party is a Candidate for Most Dangerous Organization in Human...

http://democracynow.org - We speak with world-renowned political dissident Noam Chomsky about the Republican party, the rightward shift in U.S. politics and ... Via Youtube

Irish republican terror threat to Britain raised to ‘substantial’

Britain has raised its threat level from Northern Ireland related terrorism from moderate to substantial,...

On the News With Thom Hartmann: Zika Is Headed for the US, but Republicans...

In today's On the News segment: Climate change is reducing the amount of oxygen in the oceans; the Zika virus is coming...

Republicans Only Care About Children Before They're Born

Middle school students eat lunch in a school cafeteria. (Photo: Woodleywonderworks) When it comes to children, Republicans are hypocrites. They go on and on...

Bush Republicanism Is Dead and Gone

“The two living Republican past presidents, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush, have no plans to endorse Trump, according to their spokesmen.”...

Clinton set to assemble ‘Republicans for Hillary’ to lure Trump skeptics

Democrat frontrunner Hillary Clinton is planning to form a “Republicans for Hillary” group in an attempt...

Republicans Have Rejected the Republican Party

Video ads for Donald Trump run on a digital screen before a rally at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort...
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Video: Why Did the Former Republican Gov. of New Mexico Join the Libertarian Party...

http://democracynow.org - We are on the road in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where we speak with the state's former two-term Republican Governor Gary ... Via Youtube
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Video: Democratic Republic of Congo Government Fails to Investigate Targeted Killings

DR Congo president Joseph Kabila may remain in power past his constitutionally mandated two-term limit if the December election is delayed, say Jason ... Via...

BBC coverage of Queen’s 90th birthday is ‘out of touch with reality’ – Republic

BBC coverage of Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday is “out of touch with reality,” according...

Killing the US Republic — and Empire

Through its dysfunctional politics and over-reliance on military force, the United States is destroying both its Republic and its imperial...

Why the Vilest Republicans Have Come to Love Hillary Clinton

Eric Zuesse The 1964 “Goldwater Girl” Hillary Rodham (Clinton) is now viewed as a possible savior by the same Republicans that loathed her husband: she’s...

The Dominican Republic Is Deporting Its Haitian Residents

The Haiti - Dominican Republic border, on September 25, 2012. (Photo: Alex Proimos) They called it the Parsley Massacre. Directed by the ruthless Dominican...

It’s Really Happening: The Dominican Republic Is Deporting Its Haitian Residents.

Haitians at the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. (Photo: Wikipedia) They called it the Parsley Massacre. Directed by the ruthless Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo,...

British Republic by 2030? Historian predicts dying days of UK monarchy

Britain’s monarchy will be embattled and in its dying days within 15 years because current...

Who Would Be Stronger Against the Republican: Clinton, or Sanders?

What the Key Data Show: Eric Zuesse NET FAVORABILITY Black line is "Favorable" http://elections.huffingtonpost.com/pollster/hillary-clinton-favorable-rating http://elections.huffingtonpost.com/pollster/bernie-sanders-favorable-rating GENERAL ELECTION MATCH-UPS http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2016/president/2016_presidential_race.html — Clinton beats Trump by 10.8% Sanders beats Trump by 16.0% — Clinton beats Cruz by 3.1% Sanders beats...

Sanders Soars: The Democratic Race Is Closer Than the Republicans'

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaking at a town meeting at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Sanders remains an underdog, but...

Noam Chomsky: The Republican Base Is "Out of Control"

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump during a rally at the Savannah Center in West Chester, Ohio, March 13, 2016. (Photo: Mark Makela...

The Republican Party Has Become the Humpty Dumpty of Political Institutions

Is Donald Trump's presidential bid terrifying you? Try to relax. The bullying billionaire probably can't make it to the White House. He needs to win a...
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Video: Trump warns of ‘mass unrest’ if doesn’t get Republican Presidential Nomination

With Trump moving closer to winning the Republican Party nomination, securing another series of wins in Illinois, Missouri and North Carolina, and with his...

How Obama and Congressional Republicans Intend to Pass TPP Into Law —

After the November Elections Eric Zuesse Back on 10 December 2015, the head of the U.S. Senate, the pro-Obama-trade-deals Republican Mitch McConnell, said that Obama shouldn’t try to...
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Video: Merrick Garland and Judicial Restraint: How A ‘Moderate’ Judge is A Gift to...

The Real Capitol Hill examines Obama's Supreme Court nominee's record, from campaign finance reform to labor issues. Via Youtube

Trump or Cruz: Republican Choice

In the steamy summer of 2012, at the Irving, Texas, megachurch that helped elect Ted Cruz to the U.S. Senate, Rafael Cruz summoned followers...

Republican pres candidates: Ground war with ISIS now!

(RT) - The four remaining Republican presidential candidates clamored during their latest debate to be considered...

A 'different' Republican debate

(RT) - Five days before major primaries in Florida and Ohio, the Republican debate took on...
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Video: Tech CEOs & Republican Leaders Met Last Weekend to Plot to Stop Donald...

http://democracynow.org - As Donald Trump won three out of four states on Tuesday, Republican efforts to derail his candidacy are increasing. The Huffington ... Via...

At Secretive Meeting, Tech CEOs And Top Republicans Commiserate, Plot To Stop Trump

Karl Rove shared focus group findings that give hope to the GOP establishment. Described unimaginatively but accurately as "opulent," Sea Island, Georgia, hosted a gaggle...

Meaning Behind the Republican Bile

There has been little inspirational about the U.S. presidential race, especially on the Republican side where insults have replaced argument...

Meaning Behind the Republican Bile

There has been little inspirational about the U.S. presidential race, especially on the Republican side where insults have replaced argument and bigotry has become...
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Video: Triumph Trump: Republican candidate wins Nevada with 45% of votes

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSc9O_ksvBI&w=580&h=385] Polls favoring a Donald Trump victory in Nevada proved to be correct, according to first results. With 30 delegates at stake, the second...

Republicans Rebuked for Utter ‘Perversion of Constitutional Duties’

Groups say GOP blocking Supreme Court justice nominee 'would cause a constitutional crisis that would shake the very foundation of our democracy' Andrea Germanos Scores of...

All Polls Show Sanders as the Strongest Candidate to Win Presidency, but Democrats Likely...

Eric Zuesse The latest report by RealClearPolitics, which includes all polls this month on hypothetical Presidential match-ups in the November general election, indicates that of...

Hillary Clinton Is Backed by Major Republican Donors

Eric Zuesse An analysis of Federal Election Commission records, by TIME, which was published on 23 October 2015, showed that the 2012 donors to Romney’s campaign were...
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Video: Guilt Abounds: Democrats and Republicans Struggle to Clean Up Their Image Over Flint’s...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUe8KLQmEzQ&w=580&h=385] Executive editor and founder of BlackAgendaReport.com was back with his Ford Report discussing the political calamity that is Flint Michigan's water crisis. Via Youtube
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Video: Ban Trump from Britain: UK govt outraged by Republican’s comments on Muslims

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbnHhbVC1fg&w=580&h=385] Some of Donald Trumph's controversial comment about Muslims have theatened to stop him getting to the UK. The British Parliament has held a...

Leading Republicans Are Promising to Commit War Crimes – and Their Base Loves It

(Photo: mashleymorgan / Flickr) They’re back! From the look of the presidential campaign, war crimes are back on the American agenda. We really shouldn’t be surprised, because...
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Video: Top Military Lawyer: Army Bowed to Republican Political Pressure in Court-Martialing Bowe Bergdahl

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zd0HXhm5krk&w=580&h=385] Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was arraigned this week on charges related to his disappearance from a U.S. base in Afghanistan in 2009. Bergdahl...

Republican Candidates Defend Killing Civilians to Fight Terrorism–and So Do Democrats

Hillary Clinton in Afghanistan courtesy of US Embassy Kabul via Flickr There has been a lot of consternation expressed in the media at a series...

How Republicans Shred the Republic

The anti-government ideology that drives today’s Republican Party claims to support the U.S. Constitution but is actually its antithesis. Rather than “We the People” providing...

The Top Six Republican Candidates Take Economic Policy Into the Wilderness

Fact: too many Republican candidates are clogging the political scene. Perhaps what's needed is an American Hunger Games to cut the field to size....
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Video: Republicans Push to Privatize Disability Insurance Despite 99.9% Payment Accuracy

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkQ04rGpre4&w=580&h=385] After the GAO finds $11 billion in disability payment fraud, some members of Congress push for privatization to solve a problem which accounts...
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Video: Low-Wage Workers to Target Republican Debate in Milwaukee

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO3zr3tuP1g&w=580&h=385] 15 Now's Ty Moore explains why fast-food workers and supporters are striking nationwide on Tuesday, the impact of phasing in a $15 minimum...

Hillary Clinton Scores with Republican Donors

Eric Zuesse An analysis of Federal Election Commission records, by TIME, shows that the 2012 donors to Mitt Romney’s campaign have been donating more to Hillary Clinton’s...

Video: Anti-Monarchy Group “Republic” On Why It’s Time For The Queen & The Royals...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xx7V76gUXSk&w=580&h=385] Please Support The Show — http://richieallenshow.com/donate/ http://www.Republic.Org.UK http://richieallenshow.com/ ... Via Youtube
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Video: “The Questioning Was Clearly Sexist”: Rep. Brenda Lawrence on Republican Planned Parenthood Hearings

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYeFtWU2fNU&w=580&h=385] Democracynow.org - Ending weeks of infighting, lawmakers voted Wednesday to avert a government shutdown just hours before a midnight deadline. Via Youtube
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Video: What Pope Francis’ Call to Abolish Death Penalty Could Mean For Republicans

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FONziVlZcVE&w=580&h=385] Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Republican party & Democratic party are machines without heart, soul’ — John McAfee

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zcZstP0mvQ0&w=580&h=385] A new name has been added to the list of those running for the US top job in 2016. And that name is...

There is no escape from the Republican warmongers

Paul Craig Roberts (RINF) - There is not a peaceful person among the Republican candidates. Even the female is heartless. Carly Fiorina positioned herself alongside...
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Video: George Jackson Mixtape & Mass Deportations in the Dominican Republic

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCR_6y1pcMg&w=580&h=385] We look at a new mixtape on the Black Panther George Jackson and an update on the crisis in the Dominican Republic. Via Youtube
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Video: Senate Republicans Fail to Stop Iran Deal for the Second Time (2/2)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBqejdv0X8E&w=580&h=385] Mehdi Sarram, author of Nuclear Lies, Deceptions and Hypocrisies, says it is scientifically impossible for Iran to develop a nuclear weapon if the...
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Video: Senate Republicans Fail to Stop Iran Deal for the Second Time

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izZtsWhMqB0&w=580&h=385] Mehdi Sarram, Author of Nuclear Lies, Deceptions and Hypocrisies say, that Republicans have mastered the art of deception when it comes to the...

President Obama is a Muslim, Republicans say

A new opinion poll shows a majority of Republicans believe that the first black president of the United States Barack Obama is a Muslim. The...
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Video: Republicans To Let Obama Take Your Passport Without A Trial

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4vIVPZyJiw&w=580&h=385] In a radical attack on the due-process rights of Americans that received virtually no media attention, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted ... Via...

Which Republican Will Call Out Trump For Rationalizing This Hate Crime?

Donald Trump’s ability to say offensive things and continue to rise in the polls has cowed other Republicans from attacking him directly for his...

The Two Core Beliefs of the Republican Party

Eric Zuesse 1: One core Republican belief is spread by religious fundamentalists, and it’s a conviction to do war against others by outpopulating them – reproducing more...

Little-Known Facts About the Fox News Republican Debate

Eric Zuesse TIME has posted the transcript of the August 6th Fox News Channel Republican Presidential candidates’ debate, and there are a number of interesting features...
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Video: First Republican Debate of 2016 Presidential Race Kicks Off on Fox News with...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKv0ZzV4I_A&w=580&h=385] http://democracynow.org - Ten leading Republican presidential candidates faced off in the first debate of the 2016 presidential election Thursday night. Via Youtube

Republican Party Gave First Presidential Debate to Fox News as Political Payoff

Eric Zuesse Millions of especially non-Republicans on Thursday night were disappointed to find that they couldn’t access the first Republican Presidential debate because they don’t...

The Deceit About Being a ‘Republic’ versus Being a ‘Democracy’

Eric Zuesse One of my recent articles at several sites, "Jimmy Carter Is Correct That the U.S. Is No Longer a Democracy” generated many reader-comments (such as here) saying things like,...
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Video: Republican Rank-and-File Line Up Against Financial Regulation

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej4Tt5HrZ90&w=580&h=385] Former financial regulator Bill Black mocks Republican claims of 'bigotry' against 'the success of CEOs' Via Youtube
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Video: Netanyahu, Republicans call Iran deal ‘mistake & weakness’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_eGmc4iW6Rs&w=580&h=385] However, the deal may prove to be a hard sell for the Republican congress. With senators promising a rough ride for the agreement,...
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By Susan Duclos, via All News PipeLine





Author's Note - While I do not agree with all of what Glenn Beck says, in fact, I probably disagree  with him as often if not more often than I agree, the video below is a must-see..... listen closely because what he describes is the end of America as we know it.

We have heard warnings time and again about the militarization of law enforcement across the country, how protests and riots we have witnessed over the past few years have each been used by the US government to bring us one step closer to full government control, turning America in a police state. We have seen calls for more "gun control," seen demands that we federalize the local and state police forces, military and battlefield assets being used here on US soil, seen the Obama administration label veterans, Christians, constitutionalists, survivalists, preppers and others as "threats," or "extremists," all in preparation for this government takeover so that these patriotic Americans can be treated as enemy combatants when the time arrives to implement the end game agenda.

Transcript can be found at this Glenn Beck  link and a partial transcript of the relevant portion will be shown below the video.

This is perhaps one of the best, most important monologues to date, on what is happening in America. Please listen.






Partial Transcript:

You have to know what’s really going on. Because nobody is going to tell you. Next week, we’re going to show you, the stuff I found with Al Sharpton yesterday, I’m telling you, that’s right. With Al Sharpton saying, we fought against states’ rights in the ’60s so we had the right to vote, and in this century, we have to fight states’ rights, it’s time for the Department of Justice to take over policing in America. That’s what’s happening. That’s why they’re sending all the MRAPs and everything else to these cities because the intent is that the government — when the bottom rises up, the people will cry out for help. And the government will come top-down, and they’ll control your policing. That’s what’s happening. And local police departments, police officers, please, please, learn this. Please.

Next week, we’ll show you all the connections. We’ll show you — once you tie it all together in your head, you’ll go, oh, my gosh, that’s exactly what’s happening. And only an understanding of this and then a peaceful informed public can stop it. Otherwise, we’re going to be played. I mean, this is the biggest show ever. That’s all that’s happening right now. This is a show. We’re watching a script and a play play out in front of us. None of this stuff is real.

Those riots in Baltimore. That wasn’t real. How many times do we have to be told, most of the people are from out of town. All they need is one thing to get it started, that’s real: The shooting. Then all the people come from out of town, and they manipulate it and they wind everybody up and they get it rolling. Then they leave town and they go to the next one. And they go to the next one. And they go to the next one. And before long, it will all be over. And nothing will truly be solved. Is Ferguson solved? Has there been reconciliation in Ferguson? The answer is no. And because no reconciliation, there is a wound on both sides. Same thing in Baltimore. Is anything going to be solved in Baltimore? No. It will just calm down a bit. But there will be wounds on both sides. At some point, there will be a straw that breaks the camel’s back, and it will set the whole country on fire. And what happens? We will cry out for police help.

The police will be overwhelmed. The DOJ will say, we’re going to take over policing. We’ll coordinate it from here. And you’re done. It’s lights out, Republic.




Obscenely Wealthy Republican Congressman Kicks The Poor While They’re Down

California’s Republican Congressman Darrell Issa, worth an estimated $500 million in personal wealth, says that poor people in America really have it good. In an interview with CNN, Issa actually said, “Our poor people are the envy of the world.” Issa is apparently more heartless, cruel and tone-deaf than the average Tea Party idiot. Or maybe he’s just stupid. Even if a public official believes that the poor are a privileged class in America, it is politically unwise to express it aloud. Much better to shut up, luxuriate in your millions, represent an all-white constituency, and quietly do everything you can to pass legislation which extends government handouts and tax breaks to the obscenely wealthy like yourself. But Issa is not content to be rich, smug and imperious; he has to rub the noses of the poor in it.

Issa is also the moron who has wasted taxpayers’ money for years trying to hang the blame for Benghazi on Hillary Clinton. Spurred on by the liars at FOX News, Issa’s committee tried desperately to found any evidence of Obama/Clinton incompetence or corruption in the deaths of U.S. embassy employees. The investigation has turned up absolutely nothing. But Issa did get the satisfaction of publicly grilling Hillary in his congressional hearings. In so doing, he proved himself to be a misogynist lout, treating our Secretary of State with disrespect, disdain, and derision. In the end, though, Issa’s work was eviscerated by a bi-partisan Senate Intelligence committee which found that the State Department was not to blame for the attacks on our foreign embassy and the deaths of American diplomatic employees. There was no stand-down order at the time of the attacks, and no cover-up of the facts ensued. To wit: "There was no singular 'Tactical Warning' in the intelligence reporting leading up to the events on September 11, 2012, predicting an attack on U.S embassies. The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence review found that no specific warnings predicted the attack in Benghazi…[and]there were no efforts by the White House or any other Executive Branch entities to 'cover-up' facts or make alterations for political purposes…[and] there were no U.S. military resources in position to intervene in short order in Benghazi to help defend The Temporary Mission Facility."

Issa should resign in disgrace for wasting millions of dollars, money which could have been used to assist the poor. Oops, I forgot. American poor people don’t need our help because they already have it so good.

http://www.amazon.com/Presidents-Mortician-Tim-Fleming-ebook/dp/B00I6GNPD4

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