Senate GOP Changes Rules to Force Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

The stolen seat
370EPR-radar
4/07/17 7:55:38 pm
re: #356 goddamnedfrank That would be a pointless bit of stupidity for the Chinese to engage in. They will get absolutely everything they want just by waiting, and (unlike Trump) they are not about to give away substance only to ...

In today’s episode of The Ongoing Transformation of the US Government Into a Far Right Nightmare, Senate Republicans invoked the nuclear option and changed the rules so they could confirm the very conservative Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court today, as expected. This is, of course, after they refused to …

Video: Sen. Al Franken Calls GOP Obstructionism “Absurd” and Provides Examples

Go Al
188Jebediah, RBG
3/24/16 7:16:13 am
re: #149 majii Well, if you're a carnival barker, you can't stand there shouting "Come see the lamest show on Earth! Be amazed at how quickly you'll regret it! Gnash your teeth thinking of what else you could have done ...
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Even Ted Cruz’s Republican Colleagues Are Tired of His Far Right Antics

Republican colleagues loudly bellowed “no”
119Jebediah, RBG
9/29/15 2:06:48 pm
re: #44 klys (maker of Silmarils) I continue to be flabbergasted that there are still people who think denying an adult that agency can somehow be justified.

Ted Cruz Is in Hot Water - With the GOP

Far right loon raked over the coals by colleagues
93TheSwedish
10/03/13 3:39:27 pm
I actually think we should be legit worried about Cruz reaching national office. Here, in a few lines, is how it's been unfolding in my head: Say desperate Republicans let Chris Christie out of the presidential primaries as their nominee, ...