Utah Physician Says She’ll Happily Do The Job Jason Chaffetz Won’t

April 21, 2017

… re-elected by large margins, and that he has no doubt he will be replaced by a Republican. Chaffetz has faced a barrage of criticism in recent months over what many perceive as an unwillingness to investigate the Trump administration. He was also bombarded with angry phone calls after introducing a bill aimed at selling off 3.3 million acres of national public land in 10 states. He later The congressmans departure sets the stage for a potentially contentious race to replace him. We have been …


These 3 People Show Why Anti-Trump Tide Runs Against The GOP In Georgia’s Special Election

April 18, 2017

… Democrat, Rosenberg was ready. I said, Im not either, Rosenberg said. They found a bond: both, it turned out, had voted for Kasich in the GOP presidential primary. She was uncommitted by the time I left, said Rosenberg. Sandy Rosenberg When HuffPost first contacted Pearlman by phone, the call went to voicemail. She returned the call shortly afterward. Sorry, I thought you were a canvasser, she said, describing a barrage of phone calls to Democrats so ubiquitous that a local group, Cobb …


House Republicans Were Handed A Historic Opportunity. They’re Blowing It.

April 7, 2017

… easy criticisms you could make of Ryan, senior GOP aides were eager to point out that, ultimately, the GOPs inability to get anything done was a reflection on Trump. You cant just come in 24 hours before a vote, make some phone calls and expect anything to change, the aide continued, referring to the ill-fated health care bill. One distraction has been Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes and his questionable Russia probe. After Nunes seemed to be coordinating with the White House, …


‘El Chapo’ Guzman suffering effects of solitary confinement, his lawyers say

March 14, 2017

(CNN)Documents filed Monday by court-appointed defense attorneys representing drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman offered a glimpse into his isolated life behind bars. No sunlight, no phone calls, no television, no communication with the outside world — this sums up Guzman’s existence inside Unit 10 South of the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan, where he has lived most of the time since his extradition from Mexico to New York on January 19 to face …


Rep. Marsha Blackburn Besieged By Boos At Tennessee Town Hall

February 22, 2017

… local elected officials. As of Tuesday afternoon, the online listing appeared to have been restored. In Colorado, where Republican Sen. Cory Gardner has declined to schedule any public forums, protesters planned an in absentia town hall instead. Its a somewhat hypocritical twist for Gardner. Last month, the senator dismissed the sharp uptick in phone calls to his officeas coming from out-of-state paid protesterswho were preventing the voices of his constituents from being heard. Given the …