Chuck Schumer is flat out bad as Minority Leader. I mean, he is really bad at this job. Dayen: McConnell had a great insight as minority leader: There’s a finite amount of Senate floor time, and any
This is the grave of George Norris. Born in 1861 in Sandusky County, Ohio into a very poor family, Norris worked hard, graduated from from Baldwin University, and then got a law degree from Valparaiso
If you had told me even 5 years ago that Republicans in 2018 would be openly moving toward attacking the direct election of senators, even someone as pessimistic as I am would not have believed it. Bu
Above: No, Not that Doug Jones I can’t as say I am usually in the habit of wholeheartedly endorsing James Carville’s strategy for the Democratic Party, but he is absolutely correct when he
Chuck Schumer is finally slowing the Senate to a halt in response to the TrumpCare bill. “If Republicans won’t relent and debate their healthcare bill in the open for the American people to se
More of this please: Senate Democrats deployed a dramatic 11th hour maneuver to deny committee votes of two of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet picks Tuesday, arguing that those nominees had lied to
We’ve been hitting this point for months, but once again, if the Democrats don’t take the Senate, Republicans simply will not allow Hillary Clinton to name a justice to the Supreme Court,
It’s difficult to see the down side.