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  • Republican leader blames Obama for Congress’s inability to fund DHS
    Republican leader blames Obama for Congress’s inability to fund DHS
    Less than two hours before the Department of Homeland Security ran out of money Friday night, the Republican-controlled House passed a bill to fund it, but only for one week. Earlier in the day, a bill to fund DHS for three weeks failed in the...
  • Republican right still rules in Washington
    Back to the future: right-wing still controlling the House
    Two months into the new Congress and guess what's changed? Nothing. About 50 Republican right-wingers held up any reasonable compromise to fund the Department of Homeland Security only giving it a week's worth of money. This cliff hanging...
  • GOP: Ungovernable from the right
    GOP: Ungovernable from the right
    Can't fund Homeland Security. Can't address illegal immigration. Can't fix affordable healthcare. Can't get along.The party that Americans empowered to control the Congress is the source of the problem and not problem-solvers.There...
  • The Keystone Congress keeps DHS open for one week
    The Keystone Congress keeps DHS open for one week
    With just two hours to spare, the Keystone Congress avoided a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security tonight, but only for one week. Earlier in the day the Republican controlled House failed to pass a bill to keep the Department open for...
  • Republicans start to renege on numerous promises
    Republicans start to renege on numerous promises
    No sooner had Republicans taken the oath of office this January, after winning enough seats last November to take control of both the Senate and the House, than the elitist leadership of the Party began to act as if they are not on the record...
  • Barack Obama
    Shocking survey reveals how many Americans think Obama doesn't love America
    After former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani made comments questioning whether President Obama loved America, the high profiled Republican was hit with negative backlash. To see if Giuliani's comments ring true across the country, a new...
  • Are Republicans surrendering on immigration?
    Why are Republicans surrendering on amnesty?
    It is a betrayal that rivals anything seen in the history of U.S. politics. During the 2014 midterm elections, Republicans running for Senate and House seats vowed that if given a chance they would stop the lawless assault on our nation from the...
  • John McCain
    John McCain: Senator John McCain 'ashamed' over lack of U.S. aid to Ukraine
    John McCain has a message for the people of Ukraine – the United States, in McCain’s estimation, should be ashamed ofitself for failing to aid Ukraine in their conflict with Russia. The Arizona Senator and Republican presidential...
  • Bowes Academy
    Review: Bowes Academy (short film), a DCIFF entry
    The DC Independent Film Festival will begin on February 25th, and go until March 1st. The festival includes narrative features, short films, documentaries, animation, student films, etcetera.Bowes Academy, a short film, will premiere in this year&...
  • Former Republican chairman doubles down on Giuliani
    Former Republican chairman doubles down on Giuliani
    The former chairman of the Republican National Committee, Haley Barbour, appeared on NBC’s Meet the Press Sunday morning and used a pocket full of dog whistles to double down on Rudy Giuliani’s comments about President Barack Obama....
  •  The White House announced that they are seeking a stay on the injunction on Obama immigration executive actions
    Obama, Justice Dept seek to lift injunction on immigration executive actions
    President Barack Obama has decided to fight the injunction a federal judge from Texas placed on the president's immigration executive actions. The White House announced on Friday afternoon, Feb. 20, 2015 that lawyers from the Justice...
  • Republican Joseph Rainey
    Republican Joseph Rainey was the first black member of the US House
    Born a slave on June 21, 1832 inGeorgetown,South Carolina, Joseph Hayne Rainey was the son of Edward L. and Grace Rainey. Joseph’s racial nationality was a mixture of African and French. Edward worked as a barber, having obtained permission...
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    Rudi Giuliani sticks his foot in his mouth again
    It’s tough when a politician you’ve admired for years comes out with another stupid statement.I have followed Rudi Giuliani’s political career since he and I were students at Manhattan College in New York City in the 1960s....
  • Guiliani is under fire from Democrats after he questioned Obama's patriotism
    Giuliani under fire for questioning Obama's patriotism and love for America
    Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani caused an uproar from Democrats following his remarks questioning President Barack Obama's patriotism at a private dinner in New York City on Wednesday evening, Feb. 18, 2015. Giuliani faced a backlash from...
  • Pro life activists
    GOP Rep. says Planned Parenthood is worse than ISIS
    Since the summer, the United States has been launching airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and using ground troops to assist in the operations. Despite being a credible threat of Islamic extremism, one Republican thinks...