Former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock intends his coming out to be a clean slate. Given the damage he did to LGBTQ people while in office, his pleading words ring very hollow.
Americans for Constitutional Liberty is deep in the red. Its plan: A direct-mail campaign that backs the president but, really, is about securing a lot of small-dollar donations.
Long before Trump entered the White House, the Republicans had a thumb on the scales, from voting rights and gerrymandering to campaign spending and judicial appointments.
The Republican party is escalating its war on democracy as it aims to rule America, or ruin it.
The senator says there’s no need for witnesses since voters, not senators, should judge Trump—but the overwhelming majority of voters wanted senators to call witnesses.
The Republican party that drew me in as a young black woman is gone. This new Republican Party is beholden to a lawless, immoral, godless man.
Part-and-parcel of any cultish political movement is a continuous demand for declarations of loyalty, and punishment of the disloyal.