In a year when Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz and Donald Trump propose massive spending on the military, Dresden-style carpet bombing, the eroding civil liberties protections, promote discrimination on the basis of religion, the torture of suspects, and the killing of suspects’ families, when these candidates
The mindset of the politicians who voted for H.R. 3340 yesterday was revealed in comments by the bill’s author, Texas Republican Jeb Hensarling, who said that “Americans have come to loathe” the Financial Stability Oversight Council and the Office of Financial Research. Really? Do YOU know anyone with special loathing for these regulatory offices?
When Ted Cruz showed up last week for a rally in the Bronx, a city of 1.4 million people, he only attracted 12 voters to come to his event — and two of those were protesters. Cruz is not winning the most votes in the