Thursday, May 23, 2019

Sanders and AOC Propose Limits on Consumer Debt

The Story: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt) and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) have jointly proposed a new federal law that would limit the interest rates that...

Senator Warren: “She’s Got a Plan for That”

The Story: Senator Elizabeth Warren's campaign for President may be gaining some momentum. In recent days variations of her frequent use of the expression "I've...

A Wyoming Senate Seat Will be Open in 2020

The Story Senator Michael Enzi (R - WY) announced over the weekend that he will not run for re-election next year. This means there will...
Senator Michael Bennet: We Should Never Shut Gov't. Down | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Bennet, Surgery Behind Him, Gets in the Race

The Story:  Michael Bennet, a US Senator from Colorado, announced on May 2, 2019 that he is a candidate for the Democratic Party's nomination for...

A Change of Course for Pete Buttigieg

The Story: Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, has returned $30,000 of donations to the lobbyists it came from as part...
Mike Pompeo: America has a responsibility to push back and protect itself from 'evil nations'

US/Iran Relationship Deteriorates

The Story:  On April 21, the United States demanded that countries importing oil from Iran stop doing so by May 1, saying that they will...
Doug Jones: You won't win Twitter war with Trump

Doug Jones: The Most Vulnerable Incumbent

The Story: Doug Jones (D - AL), the man who surprised many by winning the Alabama special election in 2017, a win that entitles him...
Former Vice President Joe Biden Set To Announce, But Is The Excitement There? | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Biden, the Announcement, and Law Enforcement

The Story: Former Vice President Joseph Biden is now a candidate for the Democratic Party's nomination for President of the United States. He announced this...
Iraq Vet, Rep. Seth Moulton, Criticizes President Trump's Twitter Threats | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Rep. Moulton Enters the Presidential Fray

The Story: On Monday, April 22, Seth Moulton, a member of the House of Representatives for the 6th district, Massachusetts, announced that he is running...
Bill Weld launches Trump's first Republican 2020 challenge

An Intra-Party Challenge for Donald Trump

The Story: William Weld, a Harvard and Oxford alum who served two terms as Governor of Massachusetts in the 1990s, announced last week that he...