If there could have been an image purposefully designed to wreck the Democrats’ recapture of Congress in 2018, it couldn’t have done a better job than the photographs of Senator Charles Schumer and Representative Nancy Pelosi making friends with Donald Trump in the Oval Office.
The bill was written by Republicans, but it wasn’t just Republicans who voted for this anti-environment legislation. 29 Democrats joined the Republican Party to vote for the Keystone XL pipeline.
Two weeks ago, the Democratic Party lost ground in the House of Representatives, and lost control of the U.S. Senate. These losses were largely due to the inability of the Democratic Party to inspire voter turnout from the liberal political base that it has traditionally