Tag: Politics

Trump Thinks the Constitution ‘Makes Us Look Weak’

On Wednesday, a federal court in Hawaii granted a temporary restraining order preventing President Trump’s executive order restricting travel from six Muslim-majority countries from going to into effect. Though the ruling was completely predictable (a…

Everything We Know About the New Trump Travel Ban Decisions

Three separate courts heard arguments about Donald Trump’s revised travel ban on Wednesday, hours before the sweeping executive order was scheduled to take effect. Judges in Hawaii and Maryland issued orders blocking the revised ban,…

Jeff Sessions Goes Full ‘Reefer Madness’ on Pot

Attorney General Jeff Sessions continued a personal campaign to demonize marijuana, calling cannabis a “life-wrecking dependency” that is “only slightly less awful” than heroin in a speech on violent crime in Richmond, Virginia, Wednesday. Why…

The Shocking Verdict on Trumpcare

Donald Trump promised in January that his Obamacare replacement would create “insurance for everybody.” On the campaign trail, Trump This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Shocking Verdict on Trumpcare

Marco Rubio Criticizes Snoop Dogg for Fake Trump Assassination Video

Senator Marco Rubio criticized Snoop Dogg on Monday for releasing the “Lavender” (Nightfall Remix) video, which shows the Compton rapper pointing a toy gun at a clown This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Marco Rubio Criticizes…

The Health Care Debate Is About Values

You want a policy analysis of the Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare? Take your pick. There are liberal ones and conservative This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Health Care Debate Is About…

Inside the Democrats’ Plan to Fight Trump

Congressman Gerry Connolly, a five-term Democrat who represents northern Virginia, marched into his office on Capitol Hill and assembled his staff for an impromptu meeting. “I’m going to the airport,” he told them, “and I…