Category: Politics

Elizabeth Warren Tests the Waters for 2020

Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday waded into the flamewar for the soul of the Democratic Party that Bernie Sanders started in 2016, with an impassioned speech decrying the increasing concentration of money and power in the…

Why Marijuana Business Owners Are Storming Capitol Hill

There’s a crowd of a few dozen people mingling about the Capitol grounds in dark suits, striped ties, power dresses and sunglasses on a summer-like spring day in the nation’s steamy capital. They look like…

How Impeaching Trump Would Work

After a week of watching Russian diplomats being offered state secrets in the Oval Office and reading about a leaked memo which paints Trump as attempting to stop an FBI investigation, Americans are asking themselves:…

Maxine Waters Talks Impeaching Trump, and Why She Has Hope

Democrats can’t just be against Trump, many pundits have said since Hillary Clinton lost in November – they need to be for something. The Center for American Progress’ underwhelmingly named Ideas Conference in Washington, D.C.,…

The Democrats’ Battle for Montana

Campaigning in a white cowboy hat and working 15-hour days, Rob Quist, a folk-singer-turned-populist House candidate, has caught fire with the grassroots of the Democratic Party, whose donations are transforming a shoestring campaign into a…

How Did Russiagate Start?

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper appeared on This Week Sunday, and said some head-scratching things. Clapper back in March told Meet the Press that when he issued a January 6th multiagency intelligence community…

Watch Donald Trump’s First Commencement Speech as President

Donald Trump delivered his first commencement speech as president Saturday morning at Liberty University. Speaking at the Jerry Falwell-founded Christian university in Lynchburg, Virginia, Trump promised the Class of 2017 that, “As long as I…