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GOP legislators unlikely to pay price for cap-and-trade vote

GOP legislators unlikely to pay price for cap-and-trade vote

by Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO – As the California Legislature approached a late-night Monday vote to extend the state’s climate-change-fighting cap-and-trade system, the Capitol buzz focused on Jacqui Irwin of Thousand Oaks. The Democratic assemblywoman was absent because of a long-standing family commitment, thus leaving Democrats one vote shy of the supermajority they needed to approve the system’s 10-year […]

Republicans making moves in the 2018 California governor’s race

Republicans making moves in the 2018 California governor’s race

LOS ANGELES—The GOP may be in dire straits in California, but a flurry of recent moves suggests the party of Ronald Reagan and Richard Nixon is not willing to abandon the 2018 gubernatorial race, as it did four years ago. The big question is if the party will be able to marshal enough support behind […]

Republicans Targeted For Assassination

Republicans Targeted For Assassination

    By Deborah Baber Savalla What were you doing yesterday morning, June 14, 2017 at 6:30 AM? Were you at the gym? Were you taking a morning walk? Are you a KNOWN REPUBLICAN? Were you attending an early morning baseball practice in preparation for a game that has been played for over 100 years! No? […]

Outside Money Pours into Josh Newman Recall over Gas Tax Vote

Outside Money Pours into Josh Newman Recall over Gas Tax Vote

By ASSEMBLYMAN TIM DONNELLY Outside money is pouring into the campaign to recall first-term State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), who voted in favor of the hugely unpopular gas tax, giving Republicans a chance at breaking the Democrats’ supermarjority in the State Senate. According to the Sacramento Bee, a significant portion of the money flowing into the recall coffers […]

Rep. Justin Amash: The AHCA is an Amendment to Obamacare that deliberately maintains its Framework

Rep. Justin Amash: The AHCA is an Amendment to Obamacare that deliberately maintains its Framework

Guest Commentary TIM BROWN As usual, Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI) took to Facebook to explain his vote in favor of the American Health Care Act, aka RINOCare.  Amash has been one of the more principles and constitutional representatives in Congress, but on this bill, it seems that he acknowledged that he was not only voting for […]

Democrats lack clear health care plan

Democrats lack clear health care plan

For six years, Democrats taunted Republicans for holding dozens of votes to repeal Obamacare without rallying around a legislative alternative, while Republicans saw little need to craft and vote on a plan that President Obama would kill with his veto pen. Yet now it’s Democrats who enter the debate without a clear plan, left to […]

Breaking News: House passes GOP’s health care bill, begins repeal, replacement of Obamacare

Breaking News: House passes GOP’s health care bill, begins repeal, replacement of Obamacare

The House voted Thursday to gut Obamacare in a showdown on the chamber floor that saw Republicans rally to President Trump, delivering a victory to the new administration that nearly slipped from its grasp. Read More > Still has to go through Senate   Read the bill (now that House passed it):  New healthcare bill […]

Eber: Call up the National Guard

Eber: Call up the National Guard

. By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views   Where is the ACLU when it comes to defending the rights to free speech? They will gladly support Communists, anarchists, terrorists, sexual deviates, and anyone of color.  Apparently, mainstream Republicans aren’t taken into account in compiling their protected species list. Case and point is conservative […]

Who Needs to Go Back Harper’s Ferry — The New Civil War

Who Needs to Go Back Harper’s Ferry — The New Civil War

    By Naomi Fisher We have a Civil War going on in our country right now. The stupid Republicans hate the Democrats and want to undo anything they have done. The stupid Democrats hate the Republicans and anything they are trying to get done. Worse yet, both the stupid Republicans and Democrats are at […]

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

  by Lawrence Sellin, PhD, March 26, 2017 During every election cycle, to maintain the illusion of representative government, Republicans tell voters exactly what they want to hear. After the election, successful Republicans candidates either simply ignore their campaign promises or offer legislation that provides the appearance rather than the substance of fulfilling those promises, usually in […]

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