The American people were shortchanged if they wanted to hear relevant, substantive questions and answers during Betsy DeVos’ confirmation hearing.
A coalition of nearly 60 parent organizations, education experts and writers, and elected officials are concerned about Betsy Devos’ record and views.
Iowa Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst has been blasted by liberals for Koch Brothers support, but who really received the most PAC money?
Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court was confirmed by the Senate yesterday 63 to 37. She’ll be sworn in today. This obviously isn’t a surprise because it would have meant that Senate Democrats would go against President Barack Obama. Like that would happen, they love her. It is also not a surprise is that […]
You have to love Senate hearings of any stripe. The questions are speeches. Senators bloviate, etc. etc. About as exciting as watching paint dry. With Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the Supreme Court starting today we can expect… no better. Speeches in the forms of questions. Political posturing asking questions […]
Now with Senator Al Franken (D-MN) in place (I still have a hard time with that word combination, Minnesota what were you thinking? I know you wanted a change, but Al Franken? Wasn’t there a 3rd party alternative? I digress, sorry.) Democrats not only hold the White House and the House of Representatives, they have […]
Evidently Minnesota’s U.S. Senate race is now complete (unless the appeal is accepted and the ruling overturned by the Minnesota Supreme Court), with Al Franken the winner over incumbent Senator Norm Coleman. I knew this could be the likely result, but can’t stop hearing the Twilight Zone theme song in my head. Well, leave it […]