by Zack Ford Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
Texas Democrats have accused Texas Republicans of encouraging "violence against the very souls of LGBTQ people."
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 22, 2014
The state convention of South Dakota's GOP passed a resolution on Saturday by 191 to 176 votes, calling for the impeachment of President Barack Obama. They're hardly the first.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 19, 2014
The 40 page document, which was released to the public on Wednesday, provides a healthy serving of red meat to nearly every segment of American conservatives. Even anti-pornography activists can find something to love in this platform.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 17, 2014
Republicans have not expressed any opposition to a proposed executive order protecting LGBT employees of federal contractors from discrimination.
by Joe Romm Posted on June 6, 2014 Updated: June 6, 2014
One of the country’s best wonks, Vox’s Ezra Klein, has gone defeatist on climate change with his piece, “7 reasons America will fail on climate change.” He invites a reply, and this is mine.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
The drafted Texas Republican Platform exchanges one condemnation of homosexuality for another.
by Igor Volsky Posted on May 22, 2014 Updated: May 22, 2014
Has Rick Santorum shed his social conservative credentials to become an economic populist?
by Zack Ford Posted on April 28, 2014
Maine has had marriage equality for nearly 18 months, but the state's Republican Party still opposes it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 23, 2014 Updated: April 23, 2014
“Is climate change a fact?” the moderator asked. The questioned produced a brief flurry of laughter from the audience as well as several repressed snickers from the candidates.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on April 22, 2014
The Republican Party wants you to know that, if you want to run for office some day, you better not believe that everyone is entitled to legal counsel before they are locked up for a crime that they may not have committed.