Category Archives: Congress

Paul Ryan Says He Is Not Ready To Endorse Donald Trump

In an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper on Thursday, Ryan said it is possible for the party to be unified but not at the current moment. He was asked the question every Republican is being asked right now, can he … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Weekly Address 4/30/2016 It’s Time To Confirm Merrick Garland

In this week’s address, the President repeated his call for Republicans in the United States Senate to give Chief Judge Merrick Garland a fair hearing and a vote. President Obama says’ “there is absolutely no reason for Republican Senators to … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren Says This Secret Trade Deal Is Just Not How A Democracy Is Supposed To Work

Senator Elizabeth Warren took to the Senate floor this afternoon to blast the Trans-Pacific trade agreement (TPP) and the Obama administration for keeping it so secretive. According to Warren, “members of Congress, as Senator Manchin said, can read it so … Continue reading

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Clay Aiken Is Feeling Confident About His Political Future

Former American Idol star, Clay Aiken, feels pretty confident about his chances in North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district. Clay Aiken led in the vote count, but with a narrow margin just above 40. His major opponent Keith Crisco was just … Continue reading

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Chuck Todd Says Obama White House Doesnt Have A Clue On How To Work With Congress

After almost 6 years of this administration MSNBC’s Chuck Todd finally fessed up to admit that President Obama’s White House does not know how to deal with Congress. On Morning Joe this morning Todd said, “they have no clue on … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Weekly Address 5/3/2014 This Is A Year Of Action to Get More Jobs

In this week’s address, the President provides an update on the work his Administration has done to strengthen the economy and expand opportunity for hardworking Americans in this Year of Action. After being in office for 6 years, and being … Continue reading

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Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton Claims Iraq War Most Catastrophic in 20th Century

Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton referred to the war in Iraq as “perhaps the most catastrophic war of the 20th century by the United States of America.” She is the District of Columbia’s non-voting observer in Congress. The first problem with … Continue reading

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Nancy Pelosi Wants To Talk About Something Besides Benghazi

“What I will say is, again, diversion subterfuge. Benghazi, Benghazi, Benghazi. Why aren’t we talking about something else? Whatever was in that — what I know of what I have read in the press about the, um, those emails were … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Weekly Address 4/5/2014 Congressional Republican Budget Bad For Middle Class

In this week’s address, President Obama highlights the important differences between the budget he’s put forward — built on opportunity for all — and the budget House Republicans are advocating for, which stacks the deck against the middle class. President … Continue reading

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Joe Biden Gives Weekly Address 3/29/2014 To Say It’s Time To Give America A Raise

Vice President Joe Biden gave the weekly address this week because President Obama is out of town. Biden used this opportunity to push for raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. According to Biden it “is the right and … Continue reading

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