What Happens if Republicans Just Ignore Robert Mueller’s Findings?

–Caller wonders what would happen if Republicans ignore a damning final report made by special counsel Robert Mueller against President Trump -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt -Follow David on Twitter:…

These 6 swing-district House Republicans are standing in the way of a DACA fix

House Republicans from swing districts have been among the most vocal supporters of Congressional action to enact a permanent solution for the beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. After months of inaction, 21 Republicans and 183 Democrats have signed a discharge petition — a…

Top GOP donor is ready to cut off the cash flow over the party’s immigration policy inaction

Former Exelon Chairman and CEO John Rowe has given a lot of money to Republicans over the years — nearly $1 million, according to PoliticalMoneyLine records — including the legal maximum $33,400 to the House GOP’s campaign arm in the 2016 campaign cycle. But perhaps not…

Far-right Freedom Caucus schemes to block House DACA vote with parliamentary shenanigans

As a group of House Republicans inches closer to securing floor votes on a few different proposals to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as kids, hard-line conservatives from the Freedom Caucus are scheming to use parliamentary maneuvers to thwart them. Rep. Mark…

2 Republicans ignore Paul Ryan, sign onto effort to force a DACA vote

Last week, a group of House Republicans — frustrated with their leadership’s failure to let them vote on legislation that would to provide permanent protections for undocumented immigrants who came to the country as children — launched an attempt to use a rarely-used procedure called a…

The GOP farm bill actually punishes working families receiving SNAP

Next week, the House will vote on a farm bill largely constructed by Republicans. The bill, which traditionally has been a bipartisan effort, will re-authorize a number of farm and nutrition assistance programs — this includes funds for food stamps, officially known as Supplemental Nutritional…

Dems Tied With Republicans On Generic Ballot In Age Of Trump

The lead held by Democrats over Republicans on generic ballot polls ahead of the 2018 midterm elections is beginning to slip, a new CNN poll suggests. Overall, 31 percent of respondents in a poll released Wednesday told CNN that they believe the country would be…

How Republicans Will Get Rid of Robert Mueller

Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff lays out how he believes Republicans are setting up to fire Robert Mueller with a plan involving subpoenas of classified documents submitted to the Department of Justice with the goal of removing Rod Rosenstein, and eventually Mueller himself https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/05/adam-schiff-lays-out-his-colleagues-plan-to-oust-robert-mueller.html -Become a…

Did Michelle Wolf Say Anything That Wasn’t True?

–Republicans are hugely triggered by Michelle Wolf’s White House Correspondents Dinner monologue, and an examination of her jokes reveals the hypocrisy of the right when it comes to free speech and safe spaces https://www.vox.com/2018/4/30/17302026/michelle-wolf-jokes-sarah-huckabee-sanders-white-house-correspondents-dinner-whcd https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/4/30/17301436/michelle-wolf-speech-transcript-white-house-correspondents-dinner-sarah-huckabee-sanders -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via…

Big Pharma is poised to reap huge rewards from the GOP tax bill

Ever since Republicans passed the biggest overhaul of the United States tax code in over three decades, there have been a flurry of reports detailing just how much corporations and the ultra-wealthy will benefit from the GOP tax law. The Senate Finance Committee even held…