Another word about abolishing the Electoral College

Democrats have introduced several measures to amend the Constitution to abolish the Electoral College this year, see H.J.Res.7 (Introduced 01/03/2019), S.J.Res.16 (Introduced 03/28/2019), and on Tuesday S.J.Res.17 (Introduced 04/02/2019) by Sens. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Dick Durbin (D-Illinois), Dianne Feinstein (D-California) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D- N.Y.). Senators To Introduce Amendment Abolishing Electoral College: Abolishing the Electoral … Read more

‘The Enemy of The People’ promises to ‘go nuclear’ to blow up the Senate

So our authoritarian wannabe tinpot dictator suggested during a press gaggle on Tuesday that he wants to “get rid of judges” who disagree with his autocratic executive orders. ‘Authoritarian nutjob’: Outrage grows as Trump proclaims ‘we have to get rid of judges’ in latest border threat: “We need to get rid of chain migration, we … Read more

House Judiciary Committee to subpoena Mueller Report and witnesses (updated)

Today is the deadline congressional committees have set for Attorney General William Barr to produce the full unredacted Mueller Report to congressional committees. Barr will certainly not comply with congressional demands. As Michael Bryan pointed out in his post about our constitutional crisis, Barr keeps adding categories of information he intends to redact from the … Read more

Climate Lobby Seeks AZ Dems’ Endorsement of Carbon Dividend Act

The Citizen’s Climate Lobby (CCL) has called on the Arizona Democratic Party to endorse H.R. 763, the bi-partisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act. The lobby is a non-profit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization that addresses climate change. Democrats will consider the idea at their statewide meeting on April 13, 2019, at Rincon High School, 421 … Read more