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Irony Alert: Pelosi Now Interested In Knowing What’s in a Bill Before It’s Passed

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 4:00pm 3/11/2017 at 4:00pm
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Tone deaf and completely without self-awareness or irony, Nancy Pelosi actually asserted that the American people have a right to know what’s in the GOP health care (insurance) bill before it passes.

Via Mediaite, Pelosi wrote to Paul Ryan:

Dear Speaker Ryan,

This week, the Committees on Energy & Commerce and Ways & Means...

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Ronna Romney McDaniel Picked as RNC Chair

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 2:30pm 1/19/2017 at 2:30pm

The Republican National Committee has chosen Ronna Romney McDaniel as its new chairwoman since President-elect Donald Trump took previous RNC chairman Reince Priebus as his chief of staff.

McDaniel served as “chairwoman of the Michigan Republican Party,” where she helped Trump win the typical blue state over Hillary Clinton. Both Trump and...

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Some GOP Governors Fight to Keep ObamaCare’s Medicaid Expansion

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 12:30pm 1/14/2017 at 12:30pm

The ObamaCare Medicaid expansion is a horrible deal for low income Americans; it’s also where a large number of “newly covered” Americans get their new coverage.

Not only does the expansion include “automatic” enrollment in Medicaid through ObamaCare even if it’s not wanted, but expanding Medicaid to slightly higher income levels includes...

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GOP Maintains Control of Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:30pm 11/9/2016 at 7:30pm

The GOP managed to maintain control of Congress after elections on Tuesday, even though it lost Kelly Ayotte (NH) in the Senate.

The Senate had everyone on edge, with outside groups pouring millions into races since the Democrats only needed five more seats to grab the majority. The GOP lost Ayotte’s seat...

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NC GOP office firebombed – “Nazi Republicans leave town or else”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 7:30pm 10/16/2016 at 7:30pm
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A GOP office in North Carolina was firebombed.

ABC News reports:

A local Republican Party office in North Carolina was damaged by fire and someone spray-painted an anti-GOP slogan referring to “Nazi Republicans” on a nearby wall, authorities said Sunday.

A news release from the town of Hillsborough said someone threw a bottle filled...

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Podesta Emails: Hillary Camp Feared GOP Candidates…Except Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 10, 2016 at 2:00pm 10/10/2016 at 2:00pm

In the new batch of Podesta emails, opinion writer Bren Budowsky told John Podesta that Hillary needed to change her ways because the GOP candidates could easily beat her…except for Donald Trump:

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OH Dem Strickland Not ‘Cheerleader for Coal,’ Wants More Gun Control

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:00pm 10/5/2016 at 4:00pm

James O’Keefe of Project Veritas has released a video that exposes Ohio’s Democratic Senate candidate Ted Strickland’s real positions on coal and guns while confirming that the Democrats have given up on his campaign.

According to Strickland, 87% of Ohio’s energy comes from coal, but he admitted on camera that coal isn’t a...

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Democrats Pounce on Kelly Ayotte’s Comment About Trump as Role Model

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 2:30pm 10/5/2016 at 2:30pm

The GOP has recently gained momentum in its race to keep the majority in the Senate, but a slip of the tongue from incumbent Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) could bring everything down.

During her debate with her opponent Gov. Maggie Hassan, Ayotte told the moderator she considers GOP presidential c...

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GOP Files Complaint Against Hillary Aide Mills to D.C. Bar

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 11:30am 10/4/2016 at 11:30am

The Republican National Committee has filed a complaint with the D.C. Bar against Hillary Clinton aide Cheryl Mills due to her connections to Hillary’s email scandal:

Ms. Mills – an attorney admitted to the D.C. Bar on October 30, 1991 – has been serving as Secretary Clinton’s attorney in connection to the...

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GOP in Danger: Ayotte May Lose Her Senate Seat

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 1:00pm 8/23/2016 at 1:00pm

I’ve been keeping an eye on the tough Congress elections headed into November, especially since the GOP could easily loses its majority in the Senate. North Carolina could lose one of its GOP senators while New Hampshire could lose its only GOP senator in Kelly Ayotte. The tough reelection has led her...

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Report: Hillary Will Raise $1 Billion to Defeat Vulnerable GOP Congress Members

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 5:00pm 8/21/2016 at 5:00pm

The rise of Donald Trump has divided the GOP more than ever, leading many to worry if the party could maintain their majority in Congress whether he wins or loses the presidency. The Democrats have noticed and now Politico reports that Hillary Clinton plans to raise $1 billion to defeat the...

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House Republicans Push for Small Changes to ObamaCare

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 4:37pm 6/11/2016 at 4:37pm

House Republicans are proposing five changes to ObamaCare while still asserting that they are interested in and working for full repeal.  Still wildly unpopular, ObamaCare highlights the divide between Republican and conservative voters who want it repealed and their representatives on the hill who, while having (show) voted for repeal many...

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The tough choice facing GOP politicians who criticized Trump

http://suindependent.com/utah-presidential-primary-2016-poll-favors-trump-rubio/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 11:00am 5/29/2016 at 11:00am
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Ever since it became obvious that Trump would win the GOP nomination (and even before that), we’ve had the phenomenon of GOP officeholders and/or former rival candidates jumping on the Trump train. Ben Carson was one of the first, but he certainly isn’t the last, and the list includes people...

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Media Pounces On Reports of Black Staffers Leaving the RNC

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 3:00pm 4/3/2016 at 3:00pm

As I was reading through my newsfeeds, I kept seeing this story about “black staffers” leaving the RNC in droves.  It sounded ominous, like everything the mainstream media and progressive left have been saying was playing out in a mass exodus of black Republicans from the party.

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The Coming Fight Over Justice Scalia’s Replacement

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 8:23pm 2/13/2016 at 8:23pm

Let’s set the scene: it’s nine months to the election, about eleven till the inauguration. The GOP controls the Senate, but there’s a Democratic president (in case you hadn’t noticed). The Supreme Court has been split between four liberal and four conservative justices and one swing justice. One of the conservative...

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Iowa Governor Wants “To See Cruz Beaten in Iowa”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 8:10pm 1/19/2016 at 8:10pm

As Donald Trump ramps up his attacks on Ted Cruz, the Washington Post is reporting that “The Republican establishment really, really doesn’t like Ted Cruz.”  This premise is nothing new to those of us who have been following Ted Cruz’s career in the Senate and his presidential campaign, and to many...

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Governor Nikki Haley Delivers GOP SOTU Response

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 10:31pm 1/12/2016 at 10:31pm

South Carolina governor Nikki Haley is delivering the GOP response to Obama’s SOTU address tonight. Haley is a good choice. She’s an effective and successful governor and has been rumored to be on the short list for VP.

Her speech:

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