The Pennsylvania Supreme Court unveiled the redrawn district map, and the result is a fairer map that will be great for Democrats in the Keystone State. Here is the new map: The new map is logical, geographical, and it makes perfect sense, which is why Pennsylvania Republicans are going to sue. Josh Barro of Business […] The post New Pennsylvania Voting Map Gives Democrats Everything They Wanted appeared first on Politicus USA.
"A lot of people around here think (the tax cuts) were a giveaway to the rich," said Trump voter Mark Marran, 56, a resident of this city of 14,000 about 30 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. The post Good News For Democrats As Pennsylvania Trump Voters Are Not Impressed With Tax Cuts appeared first on Politicus USA.
Wednesday was a productive morning. I completed some research and was feeling accomplished. Then two stories hit as I left Starbucks on my way to record my political program. First, word came down that once more a murderer gunned down many students at a high school. This time it was in Florida. I was disappointed with my initial reaction. It was kind of: “There we go again. Next story.” Second, NPR featured a story about the difficulty teachers are having purchasing a home in Denver. Did you know Denver was the second-least affordable city for teachers because of real estate prices? The Florida massacre will be well covered. It is likely to follow the same lame coverage where the excitement is rampant for three to five days. People scream for gun control. And then America loses its atte
The president seemed to embrace the idea that sowing discord in American politics had been Russia’s aim, after previously saying little to acknowledge a threat.
Asked whether she believed teachers should be allowed and trained to carry weapons, Betsy DeVos said only that it was “an important issue for all states to grapple with and to tackle.”
After Special Counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and three organizations on Friday, Trump and his surrogates have been scrambling to spin the situation in their favor. Hogan Gidley, a spokesman for the White House, continued this effort during a Saturday appearance on Fox & Friends. Gidley insisted that Democrats and the media have […] The post White House Claims Democrats Have Caused More Chaos Than Russians appeared first on Politicus USA.
Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced Friday registered voters in California have increased by more than 1.3 million over the past four years, with Democrats and those expressing no party preference growing. The report showed 18,980,481 registered voters in California on Jan. 2, 1,320,224 more than at the same time before the last gubernatorial primary. […]
Trump revoked Obama executive action on DACA. Trump blew up the bipartisan deal to protect Dreamers, but he is blaming Democrats for his decision to deport people from the only home that they have ever known. Trump tweeted: Cannot believe how BADLY DACA recipients have been treated by the Democrats…totally abandoned! Republicans are still working […] The post Trump Pouts And Blames Democrats For His Decison To Deport Dreamers appeared first on Politicus USA.
Sen. Ted Cruz went on Donald Trump’s favorite show Thursday to roll out the favorite argument of Republicans who want to see more children die in the name of a constitutional amendment that applied to muskets and well-organized militias: "The reaction of Democrats to any tragedy is to try to politicize it," Cruz said on "Fox & Friends." "So they immediately start calling that we've got to take away the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens. That's not the right answer." Said the man whose party uses any crime committed by a Muslim or immigrant to double down on political attacks on Muslims and immigrants. Said a man who is on the list of top recipients of NRA money, a group that has done more than any other to politicize the issue of guns in America. "When I was at the
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi continues to be a powerful fundraising figure for the Democratic Party. According to POLITICO, Pelosi raised nearly $50 million during 2017. Out of the $49.5 million total, $47.6 million went to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Pelosi raised these funds by holding 204 events in 43 cities. This is nearly […] The post Nancy Pelosi Raised Almost $50 Million For Democrats Last Year appeared first on Politicus USA.