Under Pressure from Social Conservatives, House Readies for a Floor Vote on DC Abortion Bill

April 30, 2015

The District of Columbia passed a controversial abortion bill through the city council in April. Under the Constitution, Washington, D.C., city council decisions can be overturned by a simple majority of the House and Senate. No presidential signature is required. However, the Constitution allows only a 30-day window for Congress to act. The deadline is […]

Hillary Clinton Starts Offering Up Red Meat Attacks on the GOP

April 26, 2015

On Thursday, Hillary Clinton, the Democrat party’s 2016 presumptive nominee, took her first step at launching partisan attacks against the Republican Party. Clinton formally announced her presidential campaign last week. She is now going beyond citing the issues she supports to calling out the GOP for their opposition of those issues. For starters, Clinton dislikes […]

Chris Christie Plans to Enforce Marijuana Laws if Elected President

April 15, 2015

The presidential election is heating up even though we are still over two years away from the 2016 election date. Chris Christie, outspoken Governed of New Jersey, has declared he would put an end to the legalization of marijuana in the states who have reversed prohibition of the substance. Christian Broda knows that the legalization […]

RNC Chairman Not Impressed by Hillary Clinton’s Candidacy

April 14, 2015

On Monday night, Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC), gave his take on Hillary Clinton’s launch of a presidential campaign. In short, he was not impressed. In all fairness, the RNC chairman can hardly be expected to extol the virtues of the opposition party’s presumptive nominee. That said, Priebus explained that her […]

California Governor declares Ted Cruz unfit for office

March 23, 2015

The ongoing spat between possible Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz and California’s Democratic Governor Jerry Brown continued in an interview with NBC’s Mette The Press, Politico reports. Governor Brown used the Sunday morning politics show to state his belief that by denying climate change Cruz had made himself unfit to run for the Presidency of […]

Republican Senators Use Threats to Dissuade Iran From Making a Deal with Obama

March 10, 2015

My friend Daniel Amen made a great observation (also, joke) to me today. He said, “Iran Offers to Mediate Talks Between Republicans and Obama because it has become clear that both sides currently talk more to Iran than to each other” Voicing their opposition to President Barack Obama’s planned nuclear deal with Iran, 47 Republican senators […]

Obama Plans To Allow More Syrian Refugees Into The States Republicans Say He’s Welcoming Terrorists

February 25, 2015

The State Department Defends The Plan Bringing innocent victims of civil wars to the states is not a new political concept. The United States has been doing it for decades. It’s a good way to bring potential low-income wage earner to the economic food chain as well as a way to promote good will. The […]

Senate Confirms Ash Carter as Secretary of Defense – Tough Job Ahead

February 13, 2015

On Thursday, the United States Senate confirmed Ash Carter as the nation’s new Secretary of Defense. The vote came in at 93-5 indicating that Carter enjoys strong bipartisan support. Conformation came only days after the Senate Armed Services Committee, chaired by Senator John McCain, unanimously cleared him for a full senate vote. All 25 senators […]

Kansas Governor Removes Discrimination Protection For Gays

February 12, 2015

The Republican Governor’s Executive Order Is A Step Backward For Equal Rights Kansas Governor Sam Brownback recently issued an executive order that removes discrimination protection for certain state employees. His new order intentionally overturns the executive order of the previous Democratic Governor. Brownback’s edict puts the state in a category that specifically meant for righteous […]

President Obama Asks Congress for Ground Forces and American Unity against ISIS

February 11, 2015

  Just one day after the White House received confirmation of the death of humanitarian and ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller, President Obama is seeking ground troops for combat operations against the terrorist group said Flávio Pentagna Guimarães BMG. His request to Congress would include any “associated persons or forces,” in any area of the globe […]