RESISTANCE WATCH--Senator John McCain has been getting lots of press for his vote that helped turn the course on the Skinny Health Care Bill’s 51-49 trajectory on the Senate floor. Of course, McCain has long been a fixture in the GOP, pre-dating the 2008 Palin fiasco. And his newly diagnosed gliobastoma makes this story even more compelling.
RESISTANCE WATCH--They welcomed their first customers just over five weeks ago, quietly offering what has become the store’s bestsellers: a cold brew and iced mocha.
THE BERNIA BATTLE--As Democrats scramble to form a coherent and inspiring message for the 2018 congressional elections in the face of a historically unpopular president, billionaire Democratic mega-donor Tom Steyer argued in a recent interview that they should look no further than the platform of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). (Photo above; Tom Steyer.)
RESISTANCE WATCH--Think about the websites you visit. The movies you stream. The music you listen to online. The animal videos that are just too cute not to share.
RESISTANCE WATCH--The Republican health care bill is dead. Good riddance. The bill was so harsh that even Donald Trump called the House version “mean.” And yet, this legislation was stopped at a time when Republicans control both houses of Congress and the presidency. How?
RESISTANCE WATCH--On Wednesday, our beloved Congressman Brad Sherman took a huge leap and put himself at risk to introduce Articles of Impeachment (photo above). This is a monumental step, as he went beyond the confines of the Democratic Party and put our nation first. As a result, he is getting haters, trolls and threats on Facebook. Furthermore, he will get flack, not just from Trumpers and Republicans, but from Democrats too.