White House orders agencies to ignore Democrats’ oversight requests

 Posted by on 2017-06-02 at 14:17  corruption, democracy, donald trump, federal government, News, Politics, Reblog, republican party, trump, usa  Comments Off on White House orders agencies to ignore Democrats’ oversight requests
Jun 022017
 

The White House is telling federal agencies to blow off Democratic lawmakers’ oversight requests, as Republicans fear the information could be weaponized against President Donald Trump.

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Senators demand inquiry into whether Trump pick broke insider trading laws

 Posted by on 2017-01-05 at 17:27  cleptocacy, corptocacy, corruption, government, Reblog, republican party, trump  Comments Off on Senators demand inquiry into whether Trump pick broke insider trading laws
Jan 052017
 

Democrats cited report saying Tom Price traded more than $300,000 in shares in healthcare companies while pushing legislation that could influence stock prices 14.18 EST Last modified on Thursday 5 January 2017 14.

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This Isn’t Funny Anymore. American Democracy Is at Stake.

 Posted by on 2016-07-15 at 00:42  donald trump, election 2016, gop, News, Politics, Reblog, republican party, trump, wtf  Comments Off on This Isn’t Funny Anymore. American Democracy Is at Stake.
Jul 152016
 


CLEVELAND, OHIO—A while back, we here at the shebeen decided that Donald J. Trump’s act was no longer funny. That he no longer was a goofy guy with three wives and a ferret on his head, a freak candidate who devoured an incredible passel of unpopular lightweights on his way to a freak nomination.

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The long con of military decline: How the right uses the armed forces to lie about America

 Posted by on 2016-05-30 at 11:05  election 2016, gop, history, military, News, Politics, Reblog, republican party  Comments Off on The long con of military decline: How the right uses the armed forces to lie about America
May 302016
 

Listen to GOP and we’re either the greatest fighting force ever, or on verge of decimation.

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Ignorance, racism and rage: The GOP’s transformation to the party of stupid started long before Donald Trump

 Posted by on 2016-04-09 at 22:24  donald trump, election 2016, government, News, Politics, Reblog, republican party, trump  Comments Off on Ignorance, racism and rage: The GOP’s transformation to the party of stupid started long before Donald Trump
Apr 092016
 

The top leadership of the Republican Party expresses horror at the popularity of Donald Trump as though his positions and values are somehow alien from their own. This is disingenuous.

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