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After dismissing grieving angel moms, Schumer leads parade of Dems holding pics of furloughed fed workers

Less than 24 hours after congressional Democrats snubbed a group of grieving “angel moms” who’d sought to speak with them about the ongoing border security/government shutdown fight, these same Democrats held a rally on behalf of another set of purported victims: furloughed government workers.


Chuck Schumer can’t wait for his pals to retweet Cardi B’s rant against Trump

That is the question a trio of senators grappled with Wednesday night after stripper-turned-rapper Cardi B fired off an R-rated rant directed at President Donald Trump and the government shutdown.


Washingtonian Today: Chuck Schumer Goes on Twitter To Discuss…Cardi B?

Day 27 of the partial government shutdown. Catholic Charities DC will be offering limited financial assistance for current rent, medical needs, and essential home supplies to anyone with a valid government employee or federal contractor ID who is struggling to make ends meet. Assistance will be avai


Chuck and Nancy or Nancy and Chuck?

Far be it from me to castigate the forces of wokeness and purveyors of problematics. But it seems to me that the people who get mad at everything should be mad about the fact that most pundits and reporters use the phrasing “Chuck and Nancy” rather than “Nancy and Chuck.” A quick Google search finds


Democratic Senators Juggle With Whether To Retweet Cardi B's Government Shutdown Video

Cardi B gave her two cents on the partial government shutdown, which is now in its 27th day, in a video shared to her Instagram page. The Grammy-nominated rapper said that our country is in a "Hellhole" and discussed why she is scared of what is to come. She also explains that she feels badly for th


Sen. Schumer curiously links Shingrix shortage to shutdown, but Glaxo says there's no connection

Sen. Chuck Schumer is raising red flags about the shortage of GlaxoSmithKline’s ultrapopular Shingrix vaccine, blaming the government shutdown for making the situation worse. But the fact is, the shortage started before the government shutdown, and is likely to continue long after the government reo


11 Republican senators break with Trump in rebuke on sanctions

Rachel Maddow reports on the surprising bipartisan success Senator Chuck Schumer had in gaining the support of Republicans in his effort to prevent the White House from lifting some Russia sanctions related to oligarch Oleg Deripaska.


Democrats Debate About Reposting Cardi B’s Video About Government Shutdown

Cardi B’s views on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown has caught the attention of her fans and United States Senators. After calling out POTUS for refusing to pay federal workers over funding for his wall, the “Money” rapper went viral and Democratic senators Brian Schatz (Ha


Politicians: Please Stop Annoying the Hell Out of Me by Trying to Tweet Like AOC

Did you just emerge from a 100-year slumber or years-long coma? If so, welcome back, hell is all around us! If not, you’re probably aware of everyone’s favorite new leftie congresswoman on the block: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.


Avoiding the Shutdown — For Fun and Laughs

No matter where you look, you can’t escape it. The partial government shutdown — and who’s to blame for it, who’s being hurt most by it and who’s going to blink first — is the top topic on television, cable, talk radio, the internet and in the papers.


Trump Has ‘Brilliant Idea’ He Stole From One of his Own Supporters

Right Wing Watch’s Jared Holt wrote on Wednesday about a gimmick being promoted by a website called “I Love My Freedom” that is raising money to mail House Speaker Nancy Pelosi thousands of foam bricks as a way to express support for President Trump’s border wall. The site is linked to a Facebook pa


Why the old Democratic establishment won’t be able to rein in their new “rockstar” congresswomen.

It’s less than two weeks and the new crop of Democratic “rockstar” congresswomen are already making fools of themselves. It’s starting to look like Congressional freshman like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashid Tlaib are not yet ready for prime-time. In the period of a week, both have made glaring


WH Economist: Fed Workers Actually ‘Better Off’

Federal workers who are without pay as the government shutdown drags on actually have it pretty good, according to Kevin Hassett, the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers.


The Heartbreaking Face Of The Government Shutdown: Furloughed Federal Workers Present Their Unpaid Bills To Sen. Mitch McConnell

During a meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Trump proclaimed his intent to shut the government down to hold the government hostage for the sake of his border wall.