Posts tagged “gop”

Report on Arizona ballot review is delayed after Cyber Ninjas chief and colleagues test positive for coronavirus August 24, 2021
How Trumpian politics stoke the coronavirus pandemic August 24, 2021
Trump and Mo Brooks are booed by the monster Trump’s GOP created August 23, 2021
Minnesota GOP ‘in ruins’ after shocking scandal August 21, 2021
Campaign rhetoric over sex education heats up New Jersey’s gubernatorial race August 21, 2021
Texas Democrats Return, Ending A 38-Day Holdout That Blocked A Voting Bill August 19, 2021
Trump’s Deal With the Taliban Draws Fire From His Former Allies August 19, 2021
Lawmakers denounce GOP Rep. Brooks for appearing sympathetic to Capitol bomb threat suspect August 19, 2021
Off the rails: Trump’s failed 11th-hour military withdrawal campaign August 13, 2021
Amid Extreme Weather, a Shift Among Republicans on Climate Change August 13, 2021
Republicans risk becoming face of delta surge as key GOP governors oppose anti-covid measures August 11, 2021
Some Republicans Blame Migrants For COVID-19 Surges. Doctors Say They’re Scapegoating August 11, 2021
Opinion | Who Trump Thinks Is Really to Blame for the Covid Surge August 8, 2021
DeSantis’s effort to blame Biden for the covid surge in Florida August 6, 2021
House GOP’s new midterm headache: Candidates tied to the Capitol riot August 5, 2021
Scalise’s misleading clip job claiming ‘vaccine misinformation’ by Democrats August 5, 2021
Stefanik surely knows more than her ‘Socialist healthcare schemes’ tweet suggests August 5, 2021
Already Distorting Jan. 6, G.O.P. Now Concocts Entire Counternarrative July 31, 2021
The GOP falsehood that Pelosi turned down National Guard before Jan. 6 July 30, 2021
Trump’s false election fraud claims fuel Michigan GOP meltdown July 30, 2021
Trump’s diminished power is showing at a very bad time July 29, 2021
Opinion | As Jan. 6 hearings begin, Republicans side with the terrorists July 28, 2021
The false GOP claim that Pelosi turned down National Guard before Jan. 6 attack July 28, 2021
Opinion | The heroes of Jan. 6 expose the lies that Republicans keep telling us July 28, 2021
The zombie claim that the 2017 tax cut gave ‘83 percent’ to the top 1 percent July 20, 2021
Opinion | Texas Republicans rush to guard the Alamo from the facts July 12, 2021
The RNC’s top lawyer called election fraud arguments by Trump?s lawyers Giuliani, Ellis a ‘joke’ July 12, 2021
Inside Democracy July 12, 2021
Why Are Republican Governors Sending National Guard to the Border? July 10, 2021
Critical race theory: What it is and what it isn’t July 7, 2021
In ramp-up to 2022 midterms, Republican candidates center pitches on Trump’s false election claims July 5, 2021
Opinion | Republicans have a new strategy: Blue Lies Matter June 30, 2021
The Press and the Party of No June 21, 2021
Leader of companies that pushed ‘Italygate’ election conspiracy theory falsely claimed $30 million mansion was her home June 19, 2021
New Videos Of U.S. Capitol Riot On Jan. 6 Show Violence Against Police Officers June 19, 2021
How 2 new Republicans want to reshape the GOP’s immigration agenda June 18, 2021
No, there is no evidence that the F.B.I. organized the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. June 18, 2021
The misleading claim that Biden would raise taxes $28,000 per household June 18, 2021
The GOP’s gaslighting on Biden, Putin and Trump June 18, 2021
Homicides are up, but GOP misleads with claims about blame June 10, 2021
The alleged Fauci ‘smoking gun’ emails June 5, 2021
Trump pushes Wuhan lab leak theory and targets Fauci June 5, 2021
The GOP’s festering Marjorie Taylor Greene problem May 25, 2021
Romeo and Juliet: Anthony Bouchard, challenger to Rep. Liz Cheney, says he impregnated 14-year-old when he was 18 May 22, 2021
The GOP’s contortions on Trump and the ‘stolen’ election grow bigger May 22, 2021
In Arizona, Republicans accidentally created a robust demonstration of the shoddiness of their fraud claims May 22, 2021
Rep. Andrew Clyde who compared Capitol riot to ‘normal tourist visit’ barricaded House doors, photos show May 22, 2021
Marjorie Taylor Greene’s years-long campaign to disparage and attack Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez May 22, 2021
Republican Arizona election official says Trump ‘unhinged’ May 22, 2021
Surveys show Trump supporters’ degree of dedication to the ‘big lie’ May 22, 2021
‘Call for American Renewal’ letter lays out principles that reject Trumpism May 22, 2021
What Happens When Republicans Simply Refuse to Certify Democratic Wins? May 15, 2021
Biden orders flags flown at half-staff — then orders them back up, as two events collide May 15, 2021
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene aggressively confronts Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, accuses her of supporting ‘terrorists’ May 14, 2021
Biden administration struggles to limit political damage from gas shortage May 14, 2021
Here’s How Disinformation Drives Voting Laws May 14, 2021
Leaked Video: Dark Money Group Brags About Writing GOP Voter Suppression Bills Across the Country May 14, 2021
Opinion | The GOP’s past election lies led to Trump’s big one May 13, 2021
Pelosi rebukes ‘sick’ GOP denial of Jan. 6 violence May 13, 2021
Trump isn’t the only example of the risks posed by ignoring aggressive rhetoric May 13, 2021
Elise Stefanik set to replace Cheney with support from Trump May 12, 2021
Liz Cheney plans travel and media appearances to confront Trump. May 12, 2021
Republicans recast Jan. 6 attack on Capitol by pro-Trump mob as ?normal tourist visit? May 12, 2021
Republicans’ Overthrow of Cheney Creates New Problems for Party May 12, 2021
Larry Hogan decries ‘circular firing squad’ within GOP May 11, 2021
How Trump is hunting down the GOP’s leading families May 11, 2021
Republicans Attack Democrats as Liberal Extremists to Regain Power May 11, 2021
Arizona Voting Review Faces More Questions May 10, 2021
Fauci becomes the political scapegoat Trump always wanted him to be May 6, 2021
DeSantis gives Fox News the exclusive on signing new voting restrictions into law May 6, 2021
DeSantis Shuts Out Reporters as he Signs Florida Voting Restrictions Into Law May 6, 2021
U.S. Justice Department worried about Arizona vote recount May 6, 2021
Chris Ruddy and Newsmax went all-in on Trump. Now they might pay a price for it. May 6, 2021
‘History is watching’: Liz Cheney doubles down on Trump criticism amid fallout May 6, 2021
How the GOP got to ‘replacement theory’ and ‘Anglo-Saxon traditions’ May 6, 2021
Cruz, Hawley dwarf potential 2024 rivals in fundraising May 6, 2021
Opinion | I am getting sick of writing these pieces to respond to people like Rick Santorum May 5, 2021
Despite GOP rhetoric, there have been fewer than two dozen charged cases of voter fraud since the election May 4, 2021
Opinion | Elected Republicans are lying with open eyes. Their excuses are disgraceful. May 4, 2021
House Republicans Have Had Enough of Liz Cheney’s Truth-Telling May 4, 2021
The Filibuster and the Zone of Legislative Death April 30, 2021
Tucker Carlson and ‘replacement theory’ versus the data April 28, 2021
Faulty math: The claim that Biden’s infrastructure plan costs $850,000 per job April 22, 2021
The GOP-Big Business Divorce Goes Deeper Than You Think April 15, 2021
The great capitulation of Trump’s voter fraud crusade April 12, 2021
How a Defeated Trump Is Making a Muddle of the G.O.P. April 9, 2021
The Trump Fundraising Scams Continue with the NRCC April 7, 2021
Fact Check: Georgia Vs. Colorado On Mail-In Voting, IDs, Lines April 7, 2021
Half of Republicans believe false accounts of deadly U.S. Capitol riot: Reuters/Ipsos poll April 5, 2021
The GOP claim that only 5 to 7 percent of Biden’s plan is for ‘real infrastructure’ April 5, 2021
Opinion | Arizona Republicans’ desperate crusade to find nonexistent voter fraud April 4, 2021
Panic Rooms, Birth Certificates and the Birth of GOP Paranoia April 2, 2021
The bogus claim that Democrats seek to register ‘illegal aliens’ to vote March 31, 2021
Republicans attack Biden administration over vaccine passports March 30, 2021
Opinion: Republicans’ blunder on voting rights March 29, 2021
Post-Trump, the GOP Continues to Be the Party of (White) Grievance March 25, 2021
GOP representative Pat Fallon cites Duffel Blog, satire site, as fact while questioning SPLC head March 25, 2021
McFeely: MNGOP shifts from Gov. MyPillow to Gov. Tinfoil Hat March 25, 2021
Republicans Aim to Seize More Power Over How Elections Are Run March 24, 2021
Fact check: Madison Cawthorn falsely claimed there are ‘zero dollars’ spent on homeless veterans. It’s actually more than $2 billion this year March 23, 2021
How ‘Owning the Libs’ Became the GOP’s Core Belief March 21, 2021
Ron Johnson’s misleading citation of data to back his ‘concern’ about BLM protesters March 19, 2021
USPS: ‘No evidence’ in mail ballot fraud case cited by Republicans March 18, 2021
A dozen Republicans voted against Congressional Gold Medals for police who protected them on Jan. 6 March 17, 2021
Many Iowans Are Uncomfortable With a New Voting Restriction, Poll Finds March 17, 2021
Intelligence report rebukes claims by Trump officials on China March 17, 2021
The blurry line between combating ‘fraud’ and just making voting harder March 15, 2021
Opinion | The GOP strategy for crippling Biden and retaking power is hiding in plain sight March 13, 2021
Murderers, undocumented immigrants: Hyped-up claims about who’s getting stimulus checks March 9, 2021
The ‘magic’ Donald Trump brought to Republican politics is not a mystery March 8, 2021
Bobby Lewis – Tom Cotton playing politics March 8, 2021
Lindsey Graham describes the GOP as a hostage to Trump March 8, 2021
Do Republicans Believe in Democracy? The press needs to start asking. March 7, 2021
Opinion | Living in Texas right now feels like an exercise in survival March 7, 2021
Josh Marshall – Trump sends “cease and desist” to RNC March 6, 2021
Opinion | Republicans’ rhetoric on H.R. 1 is apocalyptic. Are they that afraid of democracy? March 5, 2021
How Online Disinformation Will Keep Expanding In 2021 March 5, 2021
The Rise of the Biden Republicans March 5, 2021
Democrats can’t kill the filibuster. But they can gut it. March 4, 2021
Republicans Won Blue-Collar Votes. They’re Not Offering Much in Return. March 4, 2021
Takeaways: What hearings have revealed about Jan. 6 failures March 4, 2021
Freedom House reports downward trend in world freedom and ‘the eclipse of U.S. leadership’ March 4, 2021
A convenient new fiction: There was no ‘attack on the White House’ last year March 3, 2021
Democrats Need H.R. 1 and the New VRA to Protect Voting Rights March 3, 2021
Opinion | Why are we ‘bailing out’ Texas’s reckless decisions on covid-19? March 3, 2021
Many Charged In Jan. 6 Riot Refute Baseless Claim That Antifa Stormed Capitol March 2, 2021
Yamiche Alcindor – FBI directory says antifa not involved in Jan6 March 2, 2021
As virus-era attacks on Asians rise, past victims look back March 2, 2021
Truthiness, Trump and the GOP March 2, 2021
Opinion | Running an election flawlessly just isn’t good enough for vote-suppressing Florida Republicans March 2, 2021
Trumpism, not traditional conservatism, grips Republicans in the aftermath of defeat. March 2, 2021
Trump supporters are still pushing false claims that antifa was behind the Capitol riot. March 1, 2021
Opinion | The GOP is not even trying to disguise its racism anymore March 1, 2021
Rewriting January 6th: Republicans and conservatives push fictional accounts of Capitol riot March 1, 2021
Disinformation Fuels Distrust And Even Violence At All Levels Of Government March 1, 2021
Jim Crow Is Not Dead… And Why We Should Care February 28, 2021
To Hell with Unity | by Fintan O’Toole February 28, 2021
Why Republicans Are Moving To Fix Elections That Weren’t Broken February 28, 2021
Jim Crow Is Not Dead… And Why We Should Care February 28, 2021
Stolen-Election Myth Fuels G.O.P. Push to Change Voting Laws February 27, 2021
The GOP’s anti-stimulus rallying cry: What happened to the unspent $1 trillion? February 27, 2021
Sasse marches to own tune as GOP implodes around him February 27, 2021
Biden’s pick for HHS sued the Trump administration, not a group of nuns February 26, 2021
Energy Secretary Granholm: Texas Outages Show Need For Changes To U.S. Power Systems February 26, 2021
Once the mainstream model, Michigan GOP embraces right wing February 26, 2021
Opinion | The GOP’s strategy for retaking power is uglier than you think February 26, 2021
Dissecting the House GOP spin against Biden’s $1.9 trillion covid relief bill February 25, 2021
Opinion | What terrible things did Neera Tanden tweet? The truth. February 25, 2021
Opinion | The people concerned about Neera Tanden’s incivility sure didn’t seem to mind the Trump era’s February 24, 2021
New Georgia legislation would curb ‘souls to the polls’ February 24, 2021
Garland, Tanden and the application of double standards by GOP lawmakers February 23, 2021
I’m Being Censored, and You Can Read, Hear, and See Me Talk About It in the News, on the Radio, and on TV February 23, 2021
Opinion | Republicans’ Texas nonsense shows us the future the GOP wants February 23, 2021
Senate Republicans press Garland on Durham, Hunter Biden investigations February 22, 2021
Anti-Trumpers are done with the GOP. Where do they go now? February 22, 2021
Peter Gleick 🇺🇸 – GOP is responsible for the pandemic deaths, climate change will be worse February 21, 2021
Peter Gleick 🇺🇸 – Scientists vs. Republicans humor February 20, 2021
A MAGA ambassador violated the Hatch Act. Biden must decide what to do about it. February 19, 2021
Dan Rather – Texas power failure is a failure of leadership February 19, 2021
Opinion | Why Texans are cold and in the dark February 19, 2021
The Virginia G.O.P. Voted on Its Future. The Losers Reject the Results. February 19, 2021
MAGA crashes into moderates in train-wreck Senate race February 19, 2021
Trump-McConnell Feud Is Part Of Long-Running GOP Divide February 19, 2021
Iowa GOP bills would shorten early voting, put limits on absentee ballots February 19, 2021
GOP lawmakers propose flurry of voting restrictions to placate Trump supporters February 19, 2021
My Week in Tweets February 19, 2021
DeSantis reverses course as Florida snags federal vaccine sites February 19, 2021
Top Texas Republicans on the ropes after tone-deaf storm response February 19, 2021
GOP’s Thune says Trump allies engaging in ‘cancel culture’ February 19, 2021
Ted Cruz gets roasted while Texas continues to freeze February 19, 2021
Donor to Trump Inauguration Sentenced to 12 Years in Federal Inquiry February 19, 2021
DeSantis defends Florida vaccine clinic exclusively serving wealthier zip codes February 18, 2021
Texas was minutes away from months-long power outages, officials say February 18, 2021
James Gleick – What to do about incompetent GOP? February 18, 2021
Colorado City, Tex., Mayor Tim Boyd resigns after controversial Facebook post criticizing Texans without power February 17, 2021
‘A deal with the devil:’ Past Michigan GOP director blasts state party’s post-Trump mess February 17, 2021
Opinion | Texas shows that when you cannot govern, you lie. A lot. February 17, 2021
Texas blackouts fuel false claims about renewable energy February 17, 2021
Disasters in Republican-run places keep somehow proving how bad Democrats are at running things February 17, 2021
ian bremmer – Hey look. Wind turbines in Antarctica. February 17, 2021
Opinion | There is no Trumpism. There is only Trump. February 17, 2021
Dan Rather – GOP lies about “Green New Deal” February 17, 2021
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott blames wind turbines, Green New Deal for power grid outages February 17, 2021
Rex Chapman🏇🏼 – a graphic depiction of failure in Texas February 17, 2021
Ron Johnson and the effort to downplay the Capitol riot February 16, 2021
Adam Kinzinger’s Lonely Mission February 16, 2021
After Trump’s acquittal: A foreign solution to America’s political dysfunction February 16, 2021
Covid wars launch DeSantis into GOP ‘top tier’ February 16, 2021
Dylan – Texas vs California (power-failures) February 16, 2021
Trump is the culture war. The culture war is the base. Now what? February 16, 2021
Is Mellissa Carone after a seat in the Michigan Legislature, or more ‘attention crack?’ February 15, 2021
Poll: 58 percent of Americans believe Trump should have been convicted February 15, 2021
Trump’s acquittal further polarizes factions within the GOP February 15, 2021
True The Vote lawsuit: How GOP donor Fred Eshelman came to want his money back February 15, 2021
Voter ID is back to haunt Minnesota democracy February 14, 2021
Opinion | Will Senate Republicans allow their louts to rule the party? February 14, 2021
Opinion | Trump left them to die. 43 Senate Republicans still licked his boots. February 14, 2021
House Republican pleads for Pence, Trump aides to speak out on Jan. 6 insurrection February 13, 2021
Republican Acquittal of Trump Is a Defining Moment for Party February 13, 2021
Nikki Haley’s Time for Choosing February 12, 2021
The Chamber embraces Biden. And Republicans are livid. February 12, 2021
Roughly 120 former GOP officials met to discuss a new anti-Trump party February 11, 2021
Paul Mitchell – faux rage at Trump for abandoning Pence February 10, 2021
‘There’s Nothing Left’: Why Thousands of Republicans Are Leaving the Party February 10, 2021
Michigan Lt. Gov Gilchrist slams Shirkey apology as ‘not heartfelt’ and ‘an empty gesture’ February 10, 2021
The GOP closes out the Trump era replaying all of his greatest rhetorical hits February 10, 2021
When Republicans Attack ‘Cancel Culture,’ What Does It Mean? February 10, 2021
Michigan’s Mike Shirkey falsely claims Capitol riot was ‘staged,’ dismisses Trump supporters’ role February 10, 2021
Most Republicans see Democrats not as political opponents but as enemies February 10, 2021
GOP lawmakers’ slippery answers on whether election was ‘stolen’ are contemptible February 9, 2021
After record 2020 turnout, state Republicans weigh making it harder to vote February 8, 2021
After Trump Failed to Overturn the 2020 Election, Republicans Are Trying to Steal the Next One February 8, 2021
Opinion | Acknowledging the malice of some precedes charity for all February 8, 2021
Cheney says she won’t resign after Wyoming censure February 7, 2021
199 House Republicans have embraced anti-Semitism and violence February 6, 2021
Marjorie Taylor Greene Says She Is ‘Freed’ to Push Republicans to the Right February 5, 2021
The Morning: Biden’s strategy February 4, 2021
Opinion | Republicans want more voter suppression. Here’s how to make elections more fair — not less. February 4, 2021
Republicans claim they are being silenced as they speak to millions of viewers February 4, 2021
Florida’s protest bill raises concerns about unequal treatment of left- and right-wing activists February 3, 2021
GOP a ‘grotesque caricature’ of what it was before, says former Sen. John Danforth February 3, 2021
The governor of the state second-hardest hit by the coronavirus probably shouldn’t be bragging about it February 3, 2021
Senate Republicans move against ‘nutty’ House member in widening GOP rift February 3, 2021
GOP leader McCarthy condemns comments by Rep. Greene but stops short of proposing any action against her February 3, 2021
Opinion | The Economy Does Much Better Under Democrats. Why? February 2, 2021
Republican legislatures want to curtail mail voting following 2020 February 2, 2021
Rick Scott’s zombie claim about voter fraud in 2018 February 2, 2021
An Emboldened Extremist Wing Flexes Its Power in a Leaderless G.O.P. February 1, 2021
After Record Turnout, Republicans Are Trying to Make It Harder to Vote January 31, 2021
GOP lawmakers across the U.S. seek tougher voting rules after record turnout January 31, 2021
Eric Cantor: Too many politicians are afraid to tell voters the truth January 31, 2021
Republicans pushed out the John Birch Society. They can do it to Trump’s base. January 31, 2021
Opinion | The GOP isn’t doomed. It’s dead. January 30, 2021
After Capitol Riot, Republican Ties to Extremist Groups Are Under Scrutiny January 29, 2021
The ‘Hoarders’ theory of Republican politics January 29, 2021
Opinion | The GOP struck a bad bargain. That’s how it got stuck with Marjorie Taylor Greene. January 29, 2021
Opinion | A Letter to My Conservative Friends January 28, 2021
LittleRUNAway 🇺🇸 – GOP is weak and getting weaker January 28, 2021
The Republican Party is not in a position to now take a hard line on conspiracy theories January 28, 2021
The GOP’s Marjorie Taylor Greene problem is spinning out of control January 27, 2021
The GOP’s answer to its post-Trump blues: More Trump January 27, 2021
michael he/him/his 🏳️‍🌈🧢😷 tweets – the GOP tax scam hits this year January 27, 2021
Millions earmarked for public health emergencies were used to pay for unrelated projects, says inspector general January 27, 2021
Oklahoma Wants To Return Its $2 Million Stockpile Of Hydroxychloroquine January 27, 2021
Marjorie Taylor Greene indicated support for executing prominent Democrats in 2018 and 2019 before running for Congress January 27, 2021
Republican leaders give in to pro-Trump faction as they look ahead to 2022 midterm elections. January 27, 2021
‘She is going to confront her lies’: Parkland parent rips Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene January 27, 2021
Rep. Jimmy Gomez drafts resolution to oust Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress January 27, 2021
Anti-Trump Republican Adam Kinzinger knows fate is coming for him January 27, 2021
Republicans’ Trump Dilemma January 25, 2021
House majority may hinge on the Rio Grande Valley January 24, 2021
Minnesota’s Mike Lindell among last remaining election fraud crusaders for Trump January 24, 2021
Sen. Tom Cotton campaigned on his “experience as an Army Ranger” — but he didn’t have any January 23, 2021
Trump, defending ally Kelli Ward, jumps into divisive fight over the Republican party’s future. January 23, 2021
Opinion | Will Hurd: If the GOP wants a future, it must look in the mirror January 23, 2021
Trump forces seek primary revenge on GOP impeachment backers January 21, 2021
Fact check: 11 false claims Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has tweeted in the last month - CNNPolitics January 21, 2021
These companies have pulled funding for election-objecting Republican lawmakers January 19, 2021
A fresh start for Republicans can come only if they abandon authoritarian populism January 18, 2021
In Minnesota, a G.O.P. Lawmaker’s Death Brings Home the Reality of Covid January 18, 2021
Republicans call for unity but won’t acknowledge Biden won fairly January 17, 2021
How Republicans Are Warping Reality Around the Capitol Attack January 17, 2021
Dear Mo: An open letter to Alabama’s controversial congressman January 16, 2021
Hell, Yes,’ Republicans Are Headed for a Bitter Internal Showdown January 16, 2021
Trump blows up the Arizona GOP on his way out January 16, 2021
Trump’s ‘Law and Order’: One More Deceptive Tactic Is Exposed January 16, 2021
Deadline Detroit | Republican newcomer Rep. Peter Meijer of Michigan blasts colleagues who ‘know they’re lying’ January 15, 2021
Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder And 8 Others Criminally Charged In Flint Water Crisis January 14, 2021
Trump’s Ideas Flourish Among State and Local Republicans January 14, 2021
How years of disinformation led to an insurrection at the Capitol January 12, 2021
What is Arizona’s GOP doing to recover from defeat? Attacking Cindy McCain. January 11, 2021
Opinion: We just saw an attempted coup d’etat. Blame Trump. Blame his Republican enablers. January 6, 2021
As virus spreads across GOP ranks, some Republicans say party will pay price for ‘stupid’ approach October 3, 2020