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Anthony Gonzalez’s Retirement Tightens Trump’s Stranglehold on the GOP

Gonzalez’s decision isn’t necessarily a warning sign for the nine other Republicans who voted to impeach; they knew at the time that they would be making politically difficult votes, and did so anyway. Along with potential primary opponents, redistricting will also be a factor in their elections, meaning that observers—and incumbents themselves—won’t really know the […]

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Police Officers Give Congress a Front-Row Seat to the Trauma of Our Politics

Cheney and Kinzinger are now the only Republicans on the committee, named by Pelosi. McCarthy pulled all of his five appointments after Pelosi rejected two of them, Representatives Jim Jordan and Jim Banks, on the grounds that the pair had voted against certifying President Joe Biden’s electoral victory. The specter of a lengthy select committee […]

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House Votes for Panel to Investigate Jan. 6 Capitol Riot. Rep. McCarthy Threatens Any GOP Members Who Participate

US House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) walks away after gavelling in Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at the US Capitol on January 3, 2021 in Washington, DC. Photo: Tasos Katopodis (Getty Images) On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to establish a select committee to investigate the World War Wypipo rebellion […]

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Scratches Head in BLM: Congressman Claims Capitol Police ‘Executed’ Ashli Babbitt, the White Woman Who Stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6

Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar (R)Photo: Jonathan Ernst (Getty Images) Seems like that Blue Lives Matter bullshit only applies when it comes to killing unarmed Black folks, as one congressman has gone so far as to claim that Ashli Babbitt—the woman who was shot and killed during the insurrection at the Capitol on Jan. 6—had been […]

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GOP Congressman Adam Kinzinger Has A Message For ‘Loser’ Donald Trump: ‘I’m Sorry You’re A Loser, But You Lost’

Ask Rep. Adam Kinzinger what he thinks of former president Donald Trump and his answer is pretty simple: He’s a “loser.” That’s exactly what the Republican Congressman told Anderson Cooper while appearing on Anderson Cooper 360 on Thursday night, as HuffPost noted. In making the point that there’s no reason people should be talking about […]

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