Pork Spending, Earmarks 'Alive And Well' In Washington

US | Thomas Phippen
Pigs on a farm (Photo: Shutterstock/DN1988)

‘We have a ban on earmarks now, we ought to stick to it’

Trump Is Making Moves To Get Sen. Flake Out Of Washington

Politics | Henry Rodgers
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 03: US Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) speaks during a Senate Foreign Relations committee hearing on U.S. and Cuban relations in Washington, D.C. on February 3, 2015. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

‘Maybe Flake should get back on the Trump team’

Anti-GOP Protester Harasses Jeff Flake Staffers, Says Liberal Assassins 'Will Get Better Aim'

Politics | Peter Hasson
REUTERS/Joshua Lott

‘That last guy tried, but he needed better aim’

Dem Group Targets GOP Senators Over Obamacare Repeal

Politics | Phillip Stucky

‘They’ll lose their health insurance’

These 7 Signs Helped GOP Fans Honor Scalise At The Congressional Baseball Game

Energy | Andrew Follett
A Republican supporter holds up a sign supporting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) before the Democrats and Republicans face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington, U.S., June 15, 2017. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts)

The Democrats won the game 11 to 2, but elected to put the trophy in Scalise’s office

Soros-Funded Group Targets GOP Lawmakers Over Opposition To Obama-Era Regs

Energy | Chris White
George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC smiles as he addresses the audience during an economic speech in Frankfurt April 9, 2013, on the topic 'How to save the European Union from the euro crisis.' REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT) - RTXYF34

Received nearly $5.9 million in funding from Soros’

Lindsey Graham Says He's Not Confident Health Care Reform Will Happen This Year

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 28: U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SD) speaks to members of the media at the Capitol September 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. The Senate has voted to override President ObamaÕs veto of a bill to allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue the Saudi government. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘I don’t think we can put it together among ourselves’

GOP Senator Says Obamacare Repeal Is Nowhere Close To Happening

US | Jack Crowe
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) laughs with fellow subcommittee member Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) (L) at the Senate Foreign Relations' Western Hemisphere Subcommittee hearing on President Barack Obama's changes to Cuba policy in Washington February 3, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR4O39D

‘We aren’t close yet, frankly’

Anti-Trump GOP Sen. Slammed By Dems In Town Hall

Politics | Phillip Stucky
REUTERS/Joshua Lott

‘Take your job more seriously’

GOP May Have Hard Time Closing The Deal On Gorsuch

Politics | Kevin Daley
Senator McCain talks to Senator Graham at Senate Armed Services Committee in Washington

Will ‘common sense prevail’?

These Were The Funniest Moments Of The Gorsuch Hearings

Politics | Kevin Daley
Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch and his supporters seated behind him erupt in laughter after he accidentally used the word "bigly" during the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

It wasn’t all business

COULTER: The Silence Of The Lambs Congress

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Mitch McConnell (Getty Images)

The sole obsession of congressional Republicans is to see Trump fail.

The Court That Just Ruled Against Trump On Refugees Could Face Breakup

Politics | Kevin Daley
The James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, home of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, is pictured in San Francisco, California February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Noah Berger

‘It’s just access to justice’

Lawmakers Plot Push To Break Up The Most Liberal Federal Court

Politics | Kevin Daley
REUTERS/Joshua Lott

They’ve been after this for years

Fed Tax Dollars Spent On Train Without Railroad Track And Streetcar That No One Wants To Ride

Politics | Luke Rosiak

‘Shovel-ready’ streetcar seats 65, only used by dozen, mostly homeless riders