House Republicans

The Republican House Today Was More Melodramatic Than High School
October 08, 2015 5:20 PM

Shock, tears, murder metaphors.

Sympathy for the Boehner
September 25, 2015

The internet was flooded the cruel GIFs of him crying after he announced his resignation today.

House Speaker John Boehner Resigns From Congress. Now What?
September 25, 2015

The party of Reagan is now more like the party of Trump.

Congress Shouldn't Bother Trying to Balance the Budget
March 17, 2015

It's bad politics and bad policy.

Congress's Obamacare Witch Hunt Will Have a Chilling Effect on Academics
December 10, 2014

The Jonathan Gruber saga is sending a dangerous message.

House Republicans Have Voted to Increase the Debt by Nearly $1 Trillion This Year
August 04, 2014

Since January 1, they've passed legislation that would increase the long-term debt by nearly $800 billion.

House Republicans Just Passed Another Tax Cut for the Rich—While Hurting the Poor
July 28, 2014

The party once again shows where its priorities lie.

Paul Ryan Can Save Congressional Republicans From Civil War—Here’s How
June 11, 2014

As is so often the case, there's a practical way for Republicans to handle the Cantor dilemma, and then there's what hardline conservatives want.

Republicans Are Making the Long-Term Unemployed as Desperate as Possible
June 04, 2014

The Senate deal on unemployment insurance is just about dead.