Tea Party Primary: Cruz vs Rubio vs Everyone Else

With Ted Cruz speaking today to a Tea Party group in New Hampshire, it’s good reminder of how far the Republican Party has been pushed to the right and become a captive of the Tea Party movement. When former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was unseated by Tea Party favorite Dave Bratt, Congressman Peter King expressed his fear that the…

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Rubio’s Day After Spin: These Things Obama Has Done to America Are Not Accidents

The day after Marco Rubio’s lackluster debate performance, he is still repeating his rehearsed signature line, that the “things Obama has done to America are not an accident.” On ABC’s This Week, Rubio defended his claim and pledged to continue to use this line throughout the course of his campaign. Here’s a short, but impressive list for Rubio of things…

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GOP Debate Recap

Wow, what a mess. Tonight’s debate kicked off with a confused pile-up, and quickly turned into a total train wreck. Relive the magic of the GOP’s awkward candidate introductions and entrances here: The highlight of the night was absentee Governor Chris Christie debating absentee Senator Marco Rubio. We saw what happens when Marco Rubio gets called out for his lack of accomplishments – YIKES….

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About That List Of Accomplishments

A day after Rick Santorum said “I guess it’s hard to say there are accomplishments” of Marco Rubio, reporters still couldn’t recall anything that Rubio has accomplished. So we took a look at the list he’s been passing around and clarified the spin from the Rubio campaign: While he passed a bill to curb eminent domain while in the legislature….

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This Week on the Campaign Trail

Overview If there’s one thing that became clear as voters attended caucuses in Iowa on Monday, it’s that we need to elect a Democrat as our 45th president. While the GOP offered more of the same divisive doom-and-gloom rhetoric, the Democratic candidates energized voters with policy ideas that would expand opportunity for hardworking Americans. Our Democratic candidates in this race…

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A good day to be a Democrat

Last night’s debate in Durham, New Hampshire didn’t disappoint one bit — in fact, it made crystal clear why we need to elect a Democrat as the 45th President of the United States. Unlike all the food fights we’ve seen on the Republican side, our candidates are engaged in a serious and substantive conversation about the issues that matter most…

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What people are saying about tonight’s #DemDebate

Tonight, just days before New Hampshire’s first-in-the nation primary, our two candidates showed why we must elect a Democrat as the 45th president of the United States. They engaged in a serious and substantive discussion, showing that their priorities match those of the American people. They understand that we need to continue moving this country forward and continue building on…

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Republicans deride President Obama for promoting religious tolerance

Speaking to an overflow crowd during his visit to a mosque in Baltimore yesterday, President Obama told the audience, “let me say it as clearly as I can, as President of the United States:  You fit in here — right here.  You’re right where you belong.  You’re part of America, too.  You’re not Muslim or American.  You’re Muslim and American.”…

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Cruz blames Hurricane Katrina, Flint Water Crisis on – you guessed it – Democrats

Ted Cruz was just asked how he would help the city of New Orleans, where residents are still feeling the effects of the Bush administration’s botched response to Hurricane Katrina, and Flint, Michigan, where families have been devastated by a lead-poisoning public health crisis due to Republican Governor Rick Snyder’s mismanagement of the city’s water supply. Cruz’s answer? Blame Democrats…

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DNC Statement on Rand Paul Ending his Presidential Run

“The man who ran away from DREAMers, and then ran away from tough questions on immigration and then ran away from tough questions on criminal justice reform, and then ran away from 9/11 first responders seeking healthcare, has finally stopped running. Unfortunately, his out-of-touch stances on tax cuts that only benefit the wealthy, letting terror suspects purchase guns, and taking…

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