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The Far Left And Far Right Agree: John McCain’s Imminent Death Should Be Celebrated

I vehemently disagree with John McCain on almost all political issues. He is a war obsessed conservative who has been on the wrong side of very military issue I can think of, an enemy of social security and the welfare state, and no friend to women’s rights. I also think he is a brave war […]

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Republican Nightmare: Trump Effect Could Cost Them House AND Senate

What happens when you enable a misogynistic bigot with the competence of a drunk Orangutan to become president? The answer, it seems, is fairly straightforward: electoral disaster at every level of government.  The New York Times reported today that since Donald Trump was elected, Republicans …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Why Would Paul Ryan Resign? Because He’s a Spineless Coward Who Won’t Stand Up To Trump

Rumors are swirling yet again that House Speaker Paul Ryan is set to resign and be replaced by Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.). While aides to both Ryan and Scalise have denied the rumors, there is ample reason to believe that Ryan wants out and is looking to find the right time to …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Trump’s Obnoxiousness And Corruption Is Why Rick Saccone Will Probably Lose On Tuesday

If you haven’t watched Donald Trump’s weekend rally in support of Rep. Rick Saccone, don’t bother. Just turn on Fox News and watch it at double-speed for a few minutes and you’ll get the idea.  Trump’s rallies have always sounded like Cap’n Spazzy McMethmouth doing his best impression of a …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Republican Jihad Against Children Didn’t Start With Trump or Parkland

The Banter Long Read: Trump-Republicans have much to answer for. On top of electing this incompetent, misinformed Russian agent, Donald Trump, to the presidency, saddling us all with the responsibility of containing then cleaning up the decades worth of mess he’s making, loyalists to the president …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Paul Ryan Simply Won’t Talk About Trump Jr.’s Email

Some of us remember Watergate. Specifically, we remember how some Republicans were raising concerns about the scandal, just like their Democratic counterparts. But today’s Republican party isn’t the GOP of 45 years ago and to most current Republicans, the Trump/Russia scandal isn’t anything close …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Bantercast #2: Kevin Glass and the “Never Trump” Conservative Movement

In this brand new episode of the Bantercast, we talk to ‘Never Trump’ conservative Kevin Glass. Kevin is the Director of Policy and Outreach at the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity, and has written for conservative outlets like Townhall.com. He has also been published in the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump’s ‘Uneducated’ Agree — Colleges Are Bad For The Country

One of Donald Trump’s most famous pronouncements during the presidential campaign was his February 2016 statement that he loves “the poorly educated.” And they loved him right back, as large majorities of non-college educated voters backed Trump regardless of their household income level.Attacks on …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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John Boehner Just Called Trump’s Presidency “A Disaster”

I keep saying it: Republicans are the purest example of a political animal in existence. While running for or holding office, they toe the party line and chant the party mantra, all for the purpose of bringing themselves and their “Grand Old Party” into positions of power. Even the Freedom Caucus, …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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‘A Cancer on the Presidency’: Trump Asked Comey to Abort the Investigation of Mike Flynn

John Dean, the former White House counsel to Richard Nixon, famously told the select committee on Watergate that there was a “cancer on the presidency.” The words perfectly illustrated what was going on between 1972 and 1974. Today, more than 40 years later, there’s a cancer on the presidency, …Continue reading Continue Reading at http://thedailybanter.com

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‘A Cancer on the Presidency’: Trump Asked Comey to Abort the Investigation of Mike Flynn

John Dean, the former White House counsel to Richard Nixon, famously told the select committee on Watergate that there was a “cancer on the presidency.” The words perfectly illustrated what was going on between 1972 and 1974. Today, more than 40 years later, there’s a cancer on the presidency, …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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