George K. Yin is a professor of law and taxation at the University of Virginia and a former chief of staff of the congressional Joint Committee on Taxation. Though our new president may not realize… Read More
Virtually all Democratic senators are expected to vote against President Trump’s picks to lead the departments of Education, Justice, Health and Human Services, Labor and Treasury and his top budget nominee — a historic rebuke… Read More
Running for president, Donald Trump promised an immediate revolution — to quickly rebuild America’s cities, overhaul the tax code and deport millions of illegal immigrants. Just this week, Trump vowed to get started right… Read More
The same day that The Huffington Post reported that conservatives in the House of Representatives might attempt a January coup to oust Paul Ryan from his job as speaker, Ryan’s predecessor John Boehner posted this… Read More
Mother Jones shows a remarkable chart from Ryan O’Donnell which shows how much in true lock step Republicans vote with one another. Democrats vote bluer, the more blue their district becomes.
By Alan Berlow Lawmakers’ fear may not be justified, but recent votes reveal that it still exists In the days leading up to last month’s crucial votes on the most significant gun control legislation to come… Read More
For once Progressives are standing in the ring toe-to-toe with the liars of FOX News (official voice of Republican/GOP/Tea Party crazies). We are fighting back against RW lunatic hate purveyors like Limbaugh and Beck. We… Read More
If you get your US news from FOX or SKY, you have a SPIN on the debt ceiling debate that strains reality to the breaking point. What’s at stake on Tuesday is the “full faith… Read More