White House Cannot Guarantee that Everyone Will Keep Their Healthcare

They say Obamacare is bad, but it appears this "bad" law is covering more people than the proposed bill coming from the Trump administration. The White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee, cannot or will not guarantee healthcare coverage to every American covered by Obamacare. Sanders repeatedly dodged the question on ABC’s “This Week,” saying Trump had promised to repeal Obamacare and replace it “with something that’s better.” Host George Stephanopoulos pressed...

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Slate on Alan Colmes – “Colmes Was a Buffoon and Patsey… Original Liberal Weakling”

Alan Colmes died a few days ago but moments after his death, Slate's contributor, Isaac Chotiner, said that because Colmes was "a nice guy and a liberal" who worked on Fox News, he was a "Buffoon" used by the conservative network. “Alan Colmes, Buffoon and Patsy, Was Fox News’ Original Liberal Weakling,” wrote Slate’s Isaac Chotiner [Editor’s note: Nope, not going to link to it]. Chotiner doesn’t take exception to Colmes’ politics, but complained that he was not good enough at advocating...

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Father of Navy SEAL Killed in Trump Raid Refused to Meet with Trump

It was just about a month ago when Donald Trump ordered a fail raid in Yemen, a raid that ended up killing a little American girl and a Navy SEAL named, William Ryan Owens. When Owens remains came back to the U.S., Donald Trump himself wanted to see the damage his hands caused, and he wanted to have a meeting with Owens' family. Owens' dad however, wanted nothing to do with Trump. Speaking with the Miami Herald, Bill Owens explained that they had requested a private transfer of the remains,...

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Alien and Sedition Acts Redux

When you really think about it, conservatives have wanted to take this country back to the beginning of the republic ever since Reagan was elected in 1980. After all, Antonin Scalia and the Originalists (which is a great name for a rock band, yes?) made their political and philosophical careers on interpreting the constitution according to what they believed to be the framer's intent. And as long as Scalia and Thomas and the far right were on the fringe, it looked like the country might avoid the embarrassment...

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Sen. Barbara Boxer Sends Trump a Copy of The 1st Amendment

Barbara Boxer, a Democratic Senator from California, is hoping that you help her send a message to the President - that according to the United States Constitution, the 1st amendment guarantees "freedom of the press." Boxer took to Twitter to send the 1st amendment to Donald Trump, and she asking everyone on Twitter to do the same. "Trump shot out press," Boxer tweeted, referring to the recent unprecedented move by Donald Trump to restrict press coverage of a White House press gaggle. "Tweet...

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Donald Trump Will Not Attend the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The sitting president of the United States is often the featured speaker at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner. But this year, in what has so far turned out to be a tumultuous year in office for the donald, Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to announce his decision to stay away from this year's April 29th event. "I will not be attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!," Trump wrote on Twitter. On...

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