Univision chief lambasts Trump for Ramos ouster

POLITICO – DYLAN BEYERS ON MEDIA Univision’s Randy Falco, president and C.E.O. of the Hispanic-American news organization, had strong words for GOP candidate Donald Trump following his altercation with Univision reporter Jorge Ramos. “The recent treatment that Jorge Ramos received at Mr. Trump’s press conference in Iowa is beneath contempt,” the statement begins. “As a Presidential… More Univision chief lambasts Trump for Ramos ouster

Obama Smacks Down a Disrespectful Ted Cruz During White House Meeting

TEApublicans like Ted Cruz are in for a rude awakening.  None of their antics are working and Barack Hussein Obama is still the POTUS… PoliticusUSA Things didn’t go well for Ted Cruz when he tried to confront President Obama at the White House today, as the president shot down his demand for changes to the… More Obama Smacks Down a Disrespectful Ted Cruz During White House Meeting

Rick Perry Seeks Obamacare Funding For Texans – While Continuing Attack On Obamacare

Ooops… The Huffington Post Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), a longstanding Obamacare critic, is negotiating a $100 million health care deal with the Obama administration, Politico reported on Tuesday. The Community First Choice Program, aimed at improving the quality of health services for the elderly and disabled, was approved by the Texas legislature earlier this year. Perry… More Rick Perry Seeks Obamacare Funding For Texans – While Continuing Attack On Obamacare

Police Chief Calls Out Armed Protest Threat In Washington DC

Think Progress A July 4 march encourages gun advocates tocarry loaded rifles into Washington, DC and knowingly break the law. Although described as a nonviolent “act of civil obedience,” organizer Adam Kokesh implied a threat of violence if “the government chooses to make it violent.” He encourages participants to peacefully submit to law enforcers but underlines… More Police Chief Calls Out Armed Protest Threat In Washington DC

Republicans pull plug on Mark Sanford

“Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned“. .. Politico National Republicans are pulling the plug on Mark Sanford’s suddenly besieged congressional campaign, POLITICO has learned — a potentially fatal blow to the former South Carolina governor’s dramatic comeback bid. Blindsided by news that Sanford’s ex-wife has accused him of trespassing and concluding he has… More Republicans pull plug on Mark Sanford

Rand Paul and Ted Cruz threaten filibuster on guns

Is this really about the libertarian values of ‘smaller government‘ or is this the directive of the NRA via a couple of “campaign donations”? Politico Sens. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz and Mike Lee are threatening to filibuster gun-control legislation, according to a letter they plan to hand-deliver to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s office on… More Rand Paul and Ted Cruz threaten filibuster on guns

Bloomberg takes gun fight to Chicago

I truly hope Mayor Bloomberg’s super-pac will run powerful ads against the gun lobby… Politico A Chicagoland special House election to replace disgraced former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has suddenly become Ground Zero of the national gun control debate, courtesy of anti-gun crusader Mike Bloomberg. The billionaire New York City mayor’s super PAC is poised… More Bloomberg takes gun fight to Chicago

Why President Obama is picking fights with Congress

Because revenge is a dish best served cold? He hates them for making him look weak these past four years? Because he can? All of the above? Politico Barack Obama is looking for a few good fights. Obama, the same president who campaigned twice on breaking the cycle of conflict in Washington, sees the utility… More Why President Obama is picking fights with Congress