Republican Party

Nika Knight, staff writer
Iowa capitol building
As Republican-dominated state governments push frightening right-wing legislation nationwide, a GOP senator in Iowa joined the fray on Monday with a bill that would force universities to exclusively hire Republican professors and temporarily bar Democrats until "partisan balanced" is reached. The bill, Senate File 288 , "could bring about a Soviet...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
With Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) confirmed to lead the White House budget...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Noor Ul-Hasan was one of the many frustrated constituents who showed up for Rep. Jason Chaffetz's town hall meeting at Brighton High School, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. (Photo: Rick Bowmer/AP)
Since the GOP-led Congress took power last month, leaders that have supported...


The proposed GOP platform confirms we truly are two countries, one of them insane and 300 years late. The GOP is against weed, porn, abortion, grey wolves, prairie chickens, magnetic pulse attacks, gay marriage/children/parents and bathrooms of your choice. They are for guns, walls, conversion therapy and institutional racism, which hey their candidate says is just like what he goes through. A stalwart George Saunders and Redneck Liberal try to make sense of the madness.