August 11, 2022 12:22 pm
EXCLUSIVE: Missouri AG Sends Letter To IRS Demanding Army Of New Agents Back Off
On Sunday, Senate Democrats passed their latest colossal spending bill which authorizes the IRS to hire 87,000 new agents.
August 9, 2022 9:48 am
The 20 Republican Senators Who Voted To Confirm Merrick Garland Owe America An Apology
Republicans who aren’t actively opposing Garland’s political weaponization of federal law enforcement are part of the problem.
August 8, 2022 1:55 pm
The Inflation Reduction Act Won’t Meaningfully Address the Budget Deficit
Congress has added $2.4 trillion to the long-term deficit since President Joe Biden took office. Now they want credit for reducing the deficit by $300 billion?
August 8, 2022 10:05 am
The Democrats’ New Inflation Bill Includes Tax Credits for Electric Vehicles That Don’t Exist
Even Democrats are criticizing the bill’s unrealistic expectations.
August 8, 2022 8:00 am
Democrats’ Rejection of Permit Streamlining Resolution Doesn’t Bode Well for Joe Manchin’s ‘Side Deal’
The West Virginia senator conditioned his support for the Inflation Reduction Act on reforming federal environmental review laws. His Senate colleagues don’t seem so hot on the idea.
August 5, 2022 11:30 am
North Carolina Green Party Scores Major Win in Ballot Access Dispute
The State Board of Elections has allowed the Green Party to register as an official political party amid a signature validity dispute plaguing its House and Senate candidates.
August 4, 2022 9:20 am
After a $54 Billion Airline Bailout, Elizabeth Warren Thinks She Gets To Make the Rules
More airline workers and more flights—not bailouts and restrictions on mergers—is the better policy.
August 2, 2022 10:30 am
Jon Stewart Accuses GOP of ‘Cruelty’ for Wanting Minor Amendments to Pricey Veterans’ Bill
Senate Republicans have raised reasonable objections that legislation covering veterans’ health conditions linked to toxic burn pits will allow for more spending on unrelated items.
August 2, 2022 3:56 am
Google’s Solution To Its Political Campaign Email Problem Is A Phony Fix
It’s clear that Silicon Valley is once again placing its thumb on the scale, manipulating communications that could lead to consequential outcomes.
August 1, 2022 3:54 pm
Does the Democrats’ New Inflation Bill Have Anything To Do With Inflation?
Plus: The editors each analyze their biggest “I was wrong” moment from past work.
August 1, 2022 8:40 am
The ‘Inflation Reduction Act’ Won’t Actually Reduce Inflation
But it will hike taxes, including on Americans earning less than $200,000 annually.
August 1, 2022 4:58 am
3 Big Blunders Showing Mitch McConnell Isn’t The Legislative Genius He Thinks He Is
Schumer has out-maneuvered McConnell on all three of these key legislative packages during the 117th Congress.
July 28, 2022 11:25 am
How Many People Have To Be Assaulted or Killed Before Chuck Schumer Stops Resisting Marijuana Banking Reform?
The Senate majority leader has repeatedly blocked a bill that would address the robbery threat to state-licensed pot shops.
July 27, 2022 4:35 pm
Schumer, Manchin Strike Deal To Raise Taxes, Cut the Deficit, Spend Billions on Climate Change
The proposal reportedly hikes taxes by over $730 billion, with $300 billion of that money to be used for reducing the federal budget deficit.