According to The Washington Post, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey convened with right-wing leaders and media personnel on Capitol Hill and over dinner in Washington and NYC over the past couple months. One such assembly was with Republican leaders over dinner in Georgetown final week for an off-the-record dialogue. Attendees reportedly included Trump communications advisor Mercedes […]
In the frenzy to vote by Trump’s trillion-dollar-plus tax reward to the super-wealthy, Congressional Republicans voted on unfinished drafts filled with notes, erasures, and incoherencies, with nobody actually positive what they have been casting a vote in favor of.
The Republicans, it seems, have been so desirous to squeeze employees by […]
Scandal-haunted EPA chairman Scott Pruitt has billed the American public for $four.6 million for his “security,” a roster of bills than features a provide of “tactical pants” bought for the low value of $1,500 (he additionally spent about $900 on matching “tactical polos”).
Trump actually employed a mall ninja to run the EPA.
At Ursula, an immigration facility in McAllen, TX, 500 youngsters separated from their households are crammed 20 to a cage. It’s dwelling to children of all ages, from toddlers to younger teenagers (as soon as a teen turns 18, they’re magically transformed right into a felony and moved to the grownup facility).
Politico spoke to 4 former congressional staffers who’d been assigned to Rep. Tom Garrett [R-VA] who say that the Congressman and his spouse handled the workers as “personal servants,” demanding that they run private errands for the Congressman and his household (together with dealing with his canine’s feces(, and that they have been anticipated […]
Robert Karnes is your fundamental knee-jerk reactionary West Virginia state senator who devoted his tenure in workplace to hating on unions, particularly academics, particularly academics who participated within the West Virginia academics’ strike, the longest, most widespread strike in state historical past.
When a neighborhood paper requested him final March whether or not […]
SB18-264 — AKA the Prohibit Public School Teacher Strikes Bill — was launched by Colorado Senator Bob Gardner [R-12/303-866-4880/@senbobgardner] and Representative Paul Lundeen [R-19/303-866-2924/@paul_lundeen]; it permits college districts to hunt court docket injunctions banning public college academics from hanging, in order that they are often held in contempt ought to they withdraw their […]
While on the marketing campaign path, Donald Trump repeatedly promised to go away the matter of hashish legalization to the states. However, shortly after coming into workplace, each he and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who himself had promised the identical throughout his affirmation listening to, pivoted on the problem and threatened a federal crackdown on […]
House Speaker Paul Ryan, an asshole, is quitting his job.
The Congressjerk introduced that he wouldn’t search re-election in 2018. He added that now that he is overseen including $1.5 trillion to the US deficit with a tax invoice that transfers monumental wealth to the zero.1%, his work in Congress is completed.
When John Boehner was Speaker of the House, he described himself as “unalterably opposed” to marijuana legalization, a posture that contributed to the criminalization, imprisonment and ruination of thousands and thousands of Americans.
Now Boehner has joined the advisory board of Acreage Holdings, one of many main gamers in Big Weed, rising, processing […]