NEW POLL: Culture of Corruption Crushing GOP

We’ve talked a lot of about the costs of Republican corruption to the American people, and we are finally beginning to see the cost that Republicans will have to pay: their seats. A new poll from CAP Action shows the culture of corruption under Republican control in Washington has dramatically shifted the political landscape in...

What Won’t Republicans Do for Tax Cuts?

As election season begins in earnest, Republicans in Congress are finding themselves suddenly more uncomfortable with President Trump’s daily routine of shocking corruption, racism, and subverting America’s interests to Vladimir Putin. But there’s one soothing balm that always does the trick for Republicans in Congress: a nice new round of tax cuts for their millionaire...

FOX NEWS ON TRUMP-PUTIN: “DISGUSTING”

As President Trump was making his way toward today’s Putin Summit a few days ago, the nation’s top intelligence officer and former Republican Senator, Dan Coats, compared the ongoing danger of Russian cyberattacks to red alarms in the lead up to 9/11: “The warning lights are blinking red again…today, the digital infrastructure that serves this...

For Trump and Russia, Ask and Ye Shall Receive.

On July 27, 2016, Donald Trump gave a press conference and explicitly asked a foreign adversary to hack his opponent, saying ‘Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing.’ We now know that they were listening and that night attempted, for the first time, to hack email...

Culture of Corruption: Yacht Edition.

Remember the GOP Tax Scam? The one that was supposedly for working- and middle-class Americans and families? The one that only gave the richest 1% of Americans an average tax cut of $55,000 each while simultaneously raising health care premiums by nearly $2,000 for families buying health insurance on their own? The one that conveniently...

Trump’s Russia-First Agenda.

As expected, Trump blew up the NATO summit this morning, appearing to travel to the meeting with one goal in mind: spitting on U.S. allies and splintering key relationships. As The Moscow Project laid out yesterday, this is just the latest step in Trump carrying out Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy agenda. Here are Putin’s top...

Your Cheat Sheet to Win the SCOTUS Fight.

It’s official: Brett Kavanaugh is Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court. When the ACA was at risk, you defended it. Now, our rights are at risk. Oh, and so is the ACA again. You know what to do. This fight is far from over, and it’s a fight we can win. But to win, we...

Cruelty Meets Incompetence.

Trump will announce his Supreme Court nominee at 9pm tonight—a nominee who will vote to repeal Roe v. Wade, strip health care, voting, and workplace protections, and undermine the rights and values for which you have all fought so hard. Join us immediately following the announcement at the Supreme Court, and stand up to reject...

Meet the New Scott Pruitt.

Yesterday was a victory. Scott Pruitt’s resignation happened because of you, because of the relentless voices who stood up against his corruption and scandal. Savor it. Celebrate it. But then get ready, because now a new fight begins. Who is the next Scott Pruitt, you might ask? Meet Andrew Wheeler: current acting EPA Administrator, coal...

Pruitt Booted.

To start your evening off with a bit of good news: long-embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just resigned! Here’s why. …but he’s being replaced by a coal lobbyist. Here’s why you should be afraid of him, too. FOURTH OF JULY IN MOSCOW. Some Congressional Republicans are starting to sound awfully Trumpy on Russia—despite Russia’s ongoing...