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  • Donald Trump Is 'Irrelevant' & 'Bitter' at NFL, Says Congressman Richmond

    February 6, 2018 8:20 AM 26

    Here's Louisiana Congressman Cedric Richmond going all "Hit 'Em Up" on Donald Trump -- slamming POTUS as a bitter old man who's "irrelevant" when it comes to the NFL. The diss session started when we asked the Chairman of the Black Caucus if Trump should consider it a victory that no players took a knee during the national anthem at the Super Bowl. Richmond

  • House sets Tuesday vote on bill to avoid government shutdown

    February 2, 2018 10:41 PM 30

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives plans to vote on Tuesday on legislation to keep federal agencies operating beyond Feb. 8, when existing funds expire, a senior House Republican aide said on Friday. The aide did not provide details, however, on the duration of this latest-in-a-series of temporary funding measures. Congressional

  • Pelosi Twitter tear targets 'obsessed' Nunes ahead of House intel memo's imminent release

    February 2, 2018 7:15 AM 25

    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi unleashed a Twitter storm Thursday, blanketing her social media feed with calls for the removal of U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, which voted to release a contentious memo on purported surveillance abuses. Using the hashtag #RemoveNunes, Pelosi wrote late Thursday: “RETWEET if you are concerned

  • Republican Congress Members in Train Wreck

    January 31, 2018 5:39 PM 78

    House Speaker Paul Ryan and several other GOP Congressional leaders are caught in a train wreck -- and that's not a metaphor. An Amtrak train carrying Republican members of Congress to a retreat smashed into a garbage truck Wednesday morning in Virginia. The truck was obliterated, and trash is strewn around the scene. The train also suffered some damage

  • Rep. Joe Kennedy III's Shiny Lips Done Perfectly, Says ChapStick

    January 31, 2018 5:21 PM 71

    Joe Kennedy III had to explain away his "drool" after his State of the Union response, but ChapStick says he shouldn't be making excuses ... 'cause he applied the product perfectly. A rep for the company -- which is said to be the culprit for the congressman's extra shiny finish Tuesday night -- says Kennedy did NOT go overboard with the product

  • Donald Trump Jabs NFL at State of the Union, 'Stand for the Anthem!'

    January 31, 2018 12:30 PM 31

    Donald Trump used the State of the Union to take a not so thinly veiled shot at Colin Kaepernick and the NFL ... telling Americans they should all STAND for the national anthem. Trump was praising 12-year-old Preston Sharp for putting flags on the graves of American military veterans when he pivoted and brought up the anthem. "Preston’s reverence for those

  • Steve Scalise recognized at Trump's State of the Union: 'Legend from Louisiana'

    January 31, 2018 2:17 AM 36

    Trump uses his State of the Union address to acknowledge 'one of the toughest people ever to serve in this House,' calls on lawmakers to set aside differences, seek out common ground and deliver for the American people. Five minutes into his State of the Union address, President Trump turned to recognize "the legend from Louisiana," Republican House

  • State of the Union Address, Designated Survivor Choice Tricky

    January 30, 2018 10:14 PM 25

    President Trump's cabinet members are yelling, "Not it!" That's basically what happens when the Prez is naming a designated survivor before the State of the Union ... according to former Chief of Staff Andy Card. We got George W. Bush's ex right-hand man on Capitol Hill -- a few hours before Trump's big speech -- and asked him about how the designated

  • Transgender Army Sgt. Patricia King Wants Unity at State of the Union Address

    January 30, 2018 8:00 PM 86

    Transgender Army Staff Sergeant Patricia King has a seat for the State of the Union Address, and says she's going with an open mind, despite President Trump's attempted transgender ban in the military. Sgt. King's been serving for 20 years, and will be Rep. Joe Kennedy's guest. Although Joe's delivering the Democratic response to Trump ... she tells

  • Trump says to address trade, immigration in State of the Union speech

    January 29, 2018 6:56 PM 27

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday he will address his proposed immigration overhaul in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday and will seek Democratic support for it. Speaking to reporters after a swearing-in ceremony for new Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, Trump said his immigration overhaul will have to be bipartisan