Republican Party

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Every network should be covering this. Trump's dangerous takeover of our courts will last a generation."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"No matter how hard you try to hide, the American people will be watching—and...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Protesters demonstrated near the full Senate budget committee markup of the tax reform legislation
"But we always knew that this was going to happen," noted one urban policy...


Another one for the party of Gross Old Predators: Jim Knoblach, a powerful, scuzzy Minnesota GOP state rep known for pushing multiple anti-choice bills, abruptly ended his re-election campaign after an MPR story detailed harrowing charges by his grown daughter that he sexually abused her for over a decade. Why don't women report? She did; read of his incessant grinding and touching and kissing even as she sought help from family, school, church and police. A brave young woman.