Republican lawmakers want to get out and campaign against the on coming 'wave'..... They are being forced to play small ball.... Not the big game for Donald Trump.... Congressional Republicans, eager to hit the campaign trail to save their imperiled majorities, are … [Read more...] about Democratic ‘wave’ is cutting back Republican legislative efforts…..
This report from Rollcall is backed up by reports that some Republicans in tough races have been told they CAN come out against the legal problems their party leader has in the media..... The Republican embrace of President Donald Trump is beginning to show cracks as some … [Read more...] about Some House GOPer’s talk out loud about NOT being happy with their party leader….
The US Attorney for the Southern District of New York just handed the Democrats a present... The charging of a New York Republican House member that is not too smart..... I don't think this as big as the Democrats want it to be... Not with a Republican President being … [Read more...] about Democrats try out highlighting the Republican ‘Swamp’….Open Thread for August 9, 2018
The Hill looks at this future for Republicans in Congress.... There is no doubt that their influence will be diluted..... If Democrats wipe out the House GOP’s majority in this fall’s midterms, they could also severely weaken a group that has repeatedly been a thorn in … [Read more...] about The Conservative House Freedom Caucus is a Democratic House majority world….
By Stan Collender @thebudgetguy..... More House Republicans are not running for reelection for one reason or another than in any other recent election. Retiring members or those defeated in their primaries tend not to be as responsive to their constituents, their party or the … [Read more...] about House Republicans Are In Total Disarray….
Republican House moderates get close..... But cannot get to the 218 votes they need to go around House GOP Speaker Ryan... Ryan has tried to keep everyone happy....So there will be a vote.... They are still negotiating what the final bill will look … [Read more...] about House Republican’s schedule Dreamer vote next week….
The move pits House GOP moderates/centrists against conservatives.... And the move is progressing as House GOP Speaker Paul Ryan tries to hold it back.... The WILL occur if the Republicans for the vote can get enough support to align with the Democrats to vote to codify the … [Read more...] about House GOPer’s, with infighting, are moving towards a vote on DACA….