We're taking a look at the impact of Republican gerrymanders on the 2016 congressional elections. Read why in our introductory post, and click here for the full series. Republicans ruthlessly gerrymandered Ohio to deliver themselves a 12-to-4 majority in ... Here's a friendly heads-up to my progressive friends. The political clout of the progressive movement is currently, at best, at a 70-year low. 100-years is probably more like it. The KKK is literally marching in the streets. Nancy Pelosi: Democrats won't work with Trump to privatize Medicare, VA Stephen Bannon, chief strategist and senior counselor to Republican President-elect Donald Trump, reportedly once said that suppressing the Black vote by limiting voting rights to property owners would not be "such a bad thing." After the Civil War, federal troops occupied the defeated South and helped enforce civil rights laws, enabling Republicans to win power in many Southern states thanks to the overwhelming votes of newly enfranchised black men. While they controlled many fo... It took one week. Within one week of becoming the nation's president-elect, Trump's newest hotel was already advertising itself as a way for foreign diplomats to curry favor with the newest president. The event for the diplomatic community, held one... N.C. Challenger To Gov. McCrory Remains In Lead As Final Ballots Counted Flynn Reportedly Attended Intel Briefings While Paid By Foreign Interests
Led by Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, the Democrats Are Screwing Up the Resistance to Donald TrumpDemocrats are still managing their response to the next four years of a President Donald Trump. Will they work with his administration? On that score, two of the most prominent Democrats in the country, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, have an answer.