Articles Tagged with republicans

Scott Walker: Despite Poll Numbers, Walker Says Jeb Bush Is Frontrunner

Scott Walker

Despite reports that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker leads in the Iowa polls, Walker says he absolutely is not the frontrunner for the Republican candidacy. That honor, Walker says, is reserved for former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. Walker said: “I think Governor Bush is still probably out there in front, just because he’s probably gonna have… Read more »

Barack Obama Fighting Two-Front War At Home

Barack Obama Fighting Two Front War

Barack Obama certainly isn’t wending his way towards the end of his Presidency quietly. Instead, Barack Obama is fighting a kind of war on two different fronts: a Republican Congress and a court system. The president is fighting the Republicans in regards to his attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch. When it comes to the courts,… Read more »

Ben Carson On Israeli Gov’t: ‘Sounds Complex, Why Don’t They Just Adopt The System We Have?’

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Ben Carson, the former neurosurgeon-turned-political pundit who has not yet officially announced his expected candidacy for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, appeared puzzled by the Israeli governmental system, and unsure what role the Israeli parliament, known as the Knesset, plays in governing that country, according to an incident reported in a new magazine profile of… Read more »

Work On Weekends: GOP Bill Takes Away Right To Weekend Day Off In Wisconsin

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Should you be forced to work on weekends? Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin think so, and they have introduced legislation to strip workers in that state of their right to a single, 24-hour “rest period,” once every seven days. Amazingly, though most American workers take for granted their right to take weekends for themselves and their… Read more »

Why Ted Cruz Doesn’t Stand A Chance

Ted Cruz

Republican senator Ted Cruz recently announced his candidacy for the presidency in 2016. While this ambitious and dramatic mouthpiece for the far right does have a small pack of devoted followers, his ubiquitous poor reputation will almost certainly keep him from the White House, and probably even from the Republican nomination. The news story alone… Read more »

Hillary Clinton Unsecured Email Scandal – A Lot Of Hot Air Over Nothing?

Calls For Clinton To Hand Over Server In Private Email Scandal

Giving her first press conference in over two years, Hillary Clinton faced the cameras yesterday, denying any illegality in her actions concerning use of a private, unsecured email account for business purposes. Journalists are hungry for the truth, as is America, following Mrs Clinton’s refusal to hand over the server employed while using the email… Read more »

Presidential Candidate Scott Walker Hires Experts In Foreign Policy After “Punting” On Policy Questions

Scott Walker

Controversial Wisconsin Governor and possible 2016 Presidential candidate Scott Walker recently traveled to England to bolster the appearance that he understands foreign policy and global issues. However, once he got there, according to the Washington Post, Walker passed on several questions from the BBC about foreign policy and evolution, leading to a condemnation even from… Read more »