GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy desperately wants to prove that the GOP has the ability to work on behalf of the American people but as his partisan wish list highlighted in POLITICO yesterday shows more of the same including “new drilling on public lands” and “the House out of session on days besides Friday.”
First, Republicans had no clue how much their frivolous lawsuit would end up costing American taxpayers’ money. Then, the partisan $500 taxpayer dollars an hour big shot GOP lawyer they initially hired bailed on them. Now, it turns out Speaker Boehner and… Continue
For all the talk about their so-called, lame 46-jobs bills, Speaker Boehner and the House Republicans got a rude awakening this week: there are…‘Just not many’ jobs in the GOP jobs plan.
In the spirit of Throwback Thursday, we wanted to remind you of Speaker Boehner’s lame lip service on immigration a year ago today.
Earlier today, GOP Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy issued out a memo to Members of the Republican Conference, highlighting the new GOP manufactured crisis: undermine the crucial work of federal agencies in the 114th Congress.
You read the headline correctly. Forty-two percent of working women cite equal pay as their top issue!
MEMORANDUM To: Interested Parties Fr: Democratic Leader’s Press Office Dt: October 10, 2014 Re: It’s Time to #RaiseTheWage Today marks National Minimum Wage Day – a day representing the fight for an increase of the minimum wage to $10.10. And in light… Continue
Think the Affordable Care Act is not working? Think again. HHS announced today that, for the second year in a row, there will be no increase in the Medicare Part B premium in 2015, in part due to the ACA!
The Speaker is an expert in frivolous lawsuits – in fact, he and the GOP spent $2.3 million in taxpayer dollars defending discriminatory Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) – losing in each case in which he intervened.
Drew Hammill, spokesman for Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, said: “The latest Republican shutdown threat proves the GOP learned nothing from last year’s Tea Party tantrum that cost the U.S. economy $24 billion and 120,000 jobs. It’s time for Speaker Boehner to stop monkeying around and put an end to the reckless shutdown talk.”