“GOP doomsday is coming: How the dreadful tax bill exposes a Republican rift”


SALON

“Trump likes to say that it was a great landslide (it wasn’t), that winning the electoral college is very difficult for Republicans (it isn’t) and that his overwhelming defeat in the popular vote was the result of voter fraud, mostly by undocumented immigrants (it wasn’t). While that historic election will undoubtedly provide fodder for political arguments for the next quarter-century at least, I’m more interested in whether or not the Trump circus and general Republican dysfunction has derailed those long-term trends Brownstein identified.” MORE

“Chris Murphy Says Virginia’s Democratic Wave Proves That NRA Blood Money Is Losing Its Influence”


POLITICUS USA

“The National Rifle Association has long been one of the most influential lobbying groups in the United States, not only in helping elect pro-gun candidates but also in preventing any common sense gun legislation from getting through Congress.

But, as Sen. Chris Murphy said on Wednesday, the Democratic wave on Tuesday – particularly in Virginia – proves that progressive candidates can win by standing up against the NRA and for sensible gun policies.” MORE

 

“Opinion: Trump’s Cult Are Carriers of Perilous Political Plague”


POLITICUS USA

“Whether the subject is a nitwitted stare down with North Korea, a despicable health care proposal, an allegiance to White Supremacy or a political rally that espouses incomprehensible hate and anger, Donald Trump voters are bereft of common sense and free will in discussing his faults and failures. Their sickness is a stain on America, and it must be eradicated.”  MORE

“The “Many Sides” of Trump’s Phoenix Rally: The Daily Show”


“Here Are The Wildest Moments From Trump’s Wild Arizona Rally”


HUFFINGTON POST

“President Donald Trump blasted the media, criticized members of Congress and suggested he’d shut down the government to build a border wall during a frenzied, 77-minute campaign-style rally in Phoenix on Tuesday night that left some commentators wondering about his fitness for office.”  MORE

“A Blue Nightmare Is Coming To Swallow Trump As Democrats Hold A Big 2018 Enthusiasm Edge”


POLITICUS USA

The 2018 picture is bright for Democrats currently, with a 19 point enthusiasm gap for the House among voters most excited for turning out next year, 57-38.

“Elizabeth Warren Has Republicans Terrified That She Is Going To Run For President In 2020”


POLITICUS USA

Republicans are so worried about Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) running for president that they are already trying to crush her potential 2020 bid.

“Trump betrays those who believed his health care promises”


MSNBC/MADDOW BLOG

WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 24: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order establishing regulatory reform officers and task forces in US agencies in the Oval Office of the White House on February 24, 2017 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the day, Trump stated he would cut 75 percent of regulations. (Photo by Olivier Douliery – Pool/Getty Images)

“Angry Constituents Hammer Tom Cotton At Town Hall: ‘Do Your Job’


HUFFINGTON POST

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“Testy Town Halls Driving Many GOP Lawmakers To Simply Duck Them”


HUFFINGTON POST

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