Chicago Democrat Shunned By His Own Party Over This Democrat Pet Issue

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
Illinois Rep. Daniel Lipinski. (Youtube screenshot/DukeSanfordSchool)

‘It certainly does not surprise me’

Democratic Rep Claims US 'Spends More On Healthcare Than Any Other Country' With Worse Results [VIDEO]

Politics | Nick Givas

‘We ought to at least consider a public option’

Pay Attention To The Democrats' Guests Tonight-- The Choices Say A Lot To Voters

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi talks to reporters with Sen. Chuck Schumer on Jan. 4, 2017. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.

Trump isn’t the only one with an agenda

House Democrats Want To Protect You From Pokemon Go

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Millennials Play The Popular Pokemon Go Game. Photo:Shutterstock

‘Could exhaust’

Congressional Democrat Raises Cash With Vow To Let Boys Use Girls' Bathrooms In Public Schools

Education | Eric Owens
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‘We need to fight prejudice in all forms’

House Dems Push To Investigate Group That Exposed Tissue Sales -- NOT Planned Parenthood

US | Sarah Hurtubise
Demonstrators Protest Against Gov.'s Plans To Cut Family Planning Funding

Battle over Planned Parenthood videos intensifying

Michael Oren And President Obama's Itfar Dinner

Opinion | Abraham H. Miller

Perhaps, as Oren strongly suggests, Obama’s exposure to Islam does explain his policies toward Israel.

Congresswoman: Wealthy should pay more taxes since they've 'benefited' from things we 'all paid for' [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

‘This isn’t about revenge. This isn’t about punishment. This is just about fairness’

Congresswoman: GOP 'obstructionists' to boost Obama's approval rating [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

‘They’re willing to — they’ve shown it — to bring the economy down. They’ve almost done it in the past just to defeat the president’

Americans don't deserve to keep all of their money - WLS Radio

Politics | InternAdmin

Congresswoman says taxes are needed to support society

Rep. Schakowsky: Young people felt like America was 'kind of a loser' until after OBL 'murder' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Congresswoman calls bin Laden news a ‘seminal event,’ says that people wanted to see photos to brag about ‘this kind of murder’

Obama panel fails to pass debt plan, declares success anyway - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

President Obama’s debt commission gained bipartisan support but fell short of the 14 votes needed to pass the their plan

Debt commission: 'Put up or shut up' - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

Debt commission final report leans right, but conservatives say it’s just a first step

Deficit roadmap already plotted in three major debt plans - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

Final debt commission vote anti-climactic, as three plans released already lay out way forward

The rocky road back to the center

op-ed | Aaron Guerrero

Can President Obama find his way back to the political center the way President Clinton did in the mid-1990s?

Obama deficit panel likely to come up empty-handed, Democrat says - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

Rep. Jan Schakowsky says Obama’s deficit commission proposal would receive support from no one on the 18-member body

Schakowsky explains how totally constitutional the health-care mandate is - TheDC

Politics | Mary Katharine Ham

Illinois Democrat is whisked away by a staffer after failing to answer a voter’s question

Craigslist pressured to stop sex trafficking - TheDC

US | Caroline May

Human rights groups fighting child sex trafficking on Craigslist are putting pressure on both the company and the Obama administration to act

The 'useful idiot' phenomenon returns with a vengeance - TheDC

US | Jamie Weinstein

Oliver Stone, Sean Penn, and Rep. Jan Schakowsky flak for leftist leaders in Latin America

Obama's fiscal commission not inspiring confidence - The Daily Caller

Politics | Jon Ward

Once critic said that the way the commission is set up to operate, with meetings in the nation’s capital but little engagement with the country at large, is ‘the same old Washington approach’