Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) betrayed not only a nakedly partisan agenda to punish the women's health organization by withdrawing federal support, but also a complete dishonesty with basic math.
John Boehner's resignation as Speaker of the House has helped free him and his Republican colleagues in Congress for something important: doing their job.
Blasting hard-line conservatives as "false prophets," U.S. House Speaker John Boehner on Sunday said Congress will avoid a government shutdown this week.
Senate Republicans initially will seek to pass a version of the spending bill that cuts off all federal funds to Planned Parenthood.
In case you missed them during three hours of pessimism, lies, and awkward posturing, here are five imaginary crises Republican candidates will fix by repeating all of the mistakes we've already made.
Try as they will to reject Trump, he fits in perfectly among Republicans – and not only because he worships money, spews xenophobic nonsense, and encourages callous bigotry. Like them, he relies on fabrications and ...