Tag Archives: U.S. Senate

Racism and White nationalism are no impediment to public service

Arpaio, of course, is a monster who tortured many human beings. Unfortunately, I don’t trust people to really pay attention to human torture, especially as a lot of people convince… Read more »

Joe Manchin: A Profile in (something not even remotely resembling) Courage

Dem senator says no need for Trump sexual harassment investigation: "I've moved on" https://t.co/ldpiyjUINd pic.twitter.com/Xk4VBCygh1 — The Hill (@thehill) December 18, 2017 Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said early Monday that… Read more »

When God is on your side, all things are possible- even pedophilia and sexual abuse

Last Thursday, late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel found himself in a Twitter spat with Roy Moore, Alabama’s Republican Senate nominee. The night before, Kimmel had dispatched a comedian from his show… Read more »

A Democrat wins in Texas?: Why, I can believe a half-dozen impossible things before breakfast!!

Every Texas reporter: "But Ted Cruz isn't a child predator" Me: Yeah, but what about pic.twitter.com/4J6B9hu6gX — PhillipMartin (@PhillipMartin) December 13, 2017 On the heels of the Alabama election, deep… Read more »

Hey, Alabama! The 1930s called; they want their lynch mobs back….

GOP Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore stunned some listeners when he said he thought America was “great” during the era of slavery. Though he made the comments at a campaign… Read more »

If you’re passing legislation late at night, you can bet someone’s about to get screwed

This is simply not true. (And he knows it) https://t.co/3je3gB50TU — Kai Ryssdal (@kairyssdal) December 2, 2017 McConnell claims tax bill won’t add to deficit: "It’s going to be a… Read more »

You know you’re morally bankrupt and utterly bereft of simple human decency when….

I get partisanship. We all want our team to win…and Republicans are no different. That said, there’s a line which has been not just crossed, but obliterated in the Alabama… Read more »