Barr Attacks Science, Black Lives Matter and Career DOJ Prosecutors as his Authority Slips Away
In a rant more befitting of a Saturday Night Live skit than a conversation with a legitimate Attorney General, Bill Barr attacks science and the public healt...
Women in Donald Trump’s White House earn 69 cents for every $1 paid to male staffers
During the Republican National Convention, the high-ranking women in Donald Trump’s White House tried to make the case for the president’s commitment to gender equality. Outgoing adviser Kellyanne Conway called him “a champion for women.” Brooke Rollins, acting director of the Domestic Policy Cou
Republican Doug Collins hammered for ugly tweet attacking Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'You are garbage'
Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) was roundly trashed on Twitter on Saturday morning for not even making an effort to offer his condolences to the family of the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg after she passed away on Friday night from pancreatic cancer, with the Georgia Republican instead attacking the late justic
Republican operative: Don't assume McConnell has the votes to confirm a Trump-appointed Justice
Last night and this morning, I felt like crawling into a hole for the next 40 days or so. And not a deep hole. I didn’t have the energy or joie de vivre for a deep hole. It would have been a shallow hole. Barely a hole at all. Really, I would have just lay down in the dirt until my DNA fused to the
Will Republicans stand by their own statements, or join McConnell in the most profound hypocrisy?
Four years ago, Mitch McConnell infamously refused to consider the nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. Instead, McConnell twisted a never-employed 1992 comment from Joe Biden into a “rule”: Nominees to the Court should not be considered in the year before an election. There was absol
How a con artist scammed the U.S. government from the shadows
On October 23rd, Garrison Courtney will be sentenced in court after pleading guilty to an elaborate fraud scheme that raked in at least $4.4 million from federal contractors. The tale reads like a Hollywood script. Courtney had a relatively undistinguished career as a spokesperson for the Drug Enfor