Arizona Republican candidate Dr. Kelli Ward is currently locked in a fierce three-way death match with concentration camp enthusiast Joe Arpaio and Rep. Martha McSally for her party’s nomination to fill outgoing Senator Jeff Flake’s Senate seat.
The first impression of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s latest Twitter rant about the online “censorship” of “conservatives” might be that he’s the dumbest person ever elected to Congress. But it’s really about how dumb he thinks his supporters are.
Republican State Senator Michael Williams of Georgia wants you to know that he is sophisticated enough to compartmentalize racism when it suits his party’s needs. Or something like that.
There are plenty of reasons Republicans would want to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court: He wants to strip away abortion rights, he loves guns, he hates the environment. But for GOP Senator Ron Johnson there’s one thing Kavanaugh has going for him that trumps his standard CV of ultra-conservative…
I’ll admit that I don’t know much about Bobby Goodlatte, except that his father is old white Virginia Republican congressman Bob Goodlatte, and—per his Twitter bio—he’s a “product designer & angel investor.” That said, based on his tweets over the past few days, I’m ready to call it and say that Bobby Goodlatte is, in…
Delete, delete, delete. If only solving problems were as easy as deleting controversial Facebook posts.
New York Republican Congressman Chris Collins is dropping out of the race for reelection after facing charges earlier this week of insider trading and lying to federal agents.
In “yes, people really are this ridiculous” news, a Republican candidate for the Florida House of Representatives was recently caught on video taking down his primary opponent’s campaign fliers and replacing them with his own. On Tuesday, the victim, Raymond Blacklidge, filed a report against the perpetrator, Jeremy…
Devin Nunes—pathetic Donald Trump sycophant and yawningly corrupt California Republican congressman (in that order)—has been caught on tape telling GOP donors that keeping control of the House must be done for the express purpose of shielding the president from potential criminal prosecution.
Federal prosecutors on Wednesday announced they had indicted New York Republican Congressman Chris Collins for insider trading, relating to an Australian bio-tech firm in which Collins owned stock and served on its board of directors.
In a Monday morning tweet, President Donald Trump came out publicly in support of his favorite vote-suppressor, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, endorsing him ahead of Kansas’ Republican gubernatorial primary on Tuesday.
In a sign of how utterly committed they are to taking healthcare away from people, reports suggest the GOP is gearing up to take yet another crack at fully repealing the Affordable Care Act should they retain control of Congress after the midterms.
At a Republican campaign rally in Ohio on Saturday, accused sexual predator Donald Trump hugged and lavished praise on Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan, who is accused of ignoring the sexual assault of dozens of athletes by a former physician at Ohio State University, when Jordan was an assistant wrestling coach in the…
Police in Portland, OR are facing criticism for their handling of a white supremacist rally on Saturday organized by the extremist groups Patriot Prayer and Proud Boys. Four people were arrested and several were injured, but the scale of violence was considerably less than many had expected.
Arthur Jones, the Holocaust-denying, Jew-hating Republican nominee running in Illinois’ 3rd congressional District, would like the world to know that, OK, yes, he was an actual Nazi, but really there’s so much more to him than that.
Voters in Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District already had plenty of reasons to oust Republican Rep. Jason Lewis in November’s midterm elections. Now, CNN has unearthed more disgraceful comments Lewis—who is sometimes referred to as a “mini-Trump”—made as a conservative radio host from 2009-2012 and in subsequent…
A semi-wise man once misattributed to Winston Churchill a quote that, I’m paraphrasing here, goes something like: If you’re not liberal when you’re young, you have no heart. Then you grow old and your heart turns black and you are compelled to vote for similarly black-hearted, joyless Republicans.
Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan isn’t about to let multiple allegations that he willfully ignored horrific incidents of sexual assault while an assistant college wrestling coach stop him from tossing his name in the hat to become the next Speaker of the House.
Longtime Georgia Republican lawmaker Jason Spencer has threatened to sue Showtime after he chose to shout the N-word and expose himself to the world on camera, thanks to some gentle encouragement by comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.
In an article published yesterday by Fox News, Trump administration and Republican congressional staffers bemoan the difficulty of dating in DC. We’ve seen this kind of story before, but relishing the misfortunes of people who are complicit with babies literally being ripped from their mother’s breasts never really…