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House Dems plot tactics for battling ObamaCare repeal, GOP agenda

House Democrats vowed Wednesday to oppose President Trump at essentially every turn, using their annual retreat to plot ways to keep public pressure on Republicans despite wielding limited power on Capitol Hill.  With GOP lawmakers already facing constituent backlash over efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare without an alternative at the ready, Democrats acknowledged that

Republicans renew calls for Clinton to be denied security briefings

Republicans renewed calls Friday for Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to suspend classified briefings for Hillary Clinton in the wake of the FBI reopening its investigation into her use of a private email server when she served as secretary of state. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., blasted Clinton, saying she betrayed the public’s trust

Team Trump is Targeting ‘Evil Empire’ Political Class Ryan and Clinton Represent

Breitbart News, Jonathan Swan at The Hill writes that Donald Trump’s campaign views Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan as part of the ‘evil empire’ permanent political class that Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton also embodies. From The Hill: Trump on Tuesday unleashed a series of tweets directing scorn at the Speaker, who on Monday said he would

Clinton Veep Hopefuls Spin Scandal

Kathryn Blackhurst, Democratic figures try their hand turning Hillary FBI meet into sign of her ‘intregrity’ Potential Democratic vice presidential picks continued or began their tryouts during this week’s Sunday morning talk shows to strut their skills at a crucial skill to run with Hillary Clinton — scandal management. Each took their turn attempting to spin Clinton’s criminal

It Seems Abortion Is The Liberal Glue That Binds

Matt Vespa Has abortion become the glue that holds liberals together? What is it about this horrific act that never ceases to energize the progressive left? Texas State Senator Wendy Davis, who’s now the Democratic candidate for governor, became a darling of the left with her filibuster on a bill that sought to ban abortion

California Rep. Kevin McCarthy selected as new House majority leader

WASHINGTON –  In a GOP leadership shuffle, Republican lawmakers voted Thursday for California Rep. Kevin McCarthy to succeed Rep. Eric Cantor as House majority leader after Cantor’s unexpected primary defeat last week.  McCarthy, a fourth-term lawmaker who had held the No. 3 GOP position, was elected by secret ballot.  “America is struggling,” he said after