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Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

By Nicholas Riccardi and Kristen Wyatt | Jun 23
Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump.

Trump Admits There Are No Comey Tapes

Trump Admits There Are No Comey Tapes

By Jonathan Lemire and Eric Tucker | Jun 23
President Donald Trump declared he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey,

McConnell Faces Hunt for GOP Votes for Senate 'Favor the Rich' Health Bill

McConnell Faces Hunt for GOP Votes for Senate 'Favor the Rich' Health Bill

By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jun 23
The bill would cut and redesign the Medicaid program for low-income and disabled people, and erase taxes on higher earners and the medical industry that helped pay for the roughly 20 million Americans covered by Obama's law.

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Jun 22
If passed, the bill would take away health insurance from millions of people, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.

Senate Republicans Release Bill to Cut Benefits to Poor, Alter Obamacare

Senate Republicans Release Bill to Cut Benefits to Poor, Alter Obamacare

Jun 22
"We live in the wealthiest country on earth. Surely we can do better than what the Republican health care bill promises," said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.

Joe Biden to LGBT Gala: 'Hold President Trump Accountable'

Joe Biden to LGBT Gala: 'Hold President Trump Accountable'

Jun 22
Former Vice President Joe Biden, warning of transgender Americans "under attack" in Republican-led states, on Wednesday challenged the nation's LGBT community to push back against President Donald Trump's administration.

AP Sources: Senate Health Bill Would Reshape Obama Law

AP Sources: Senate Health Bill Would Reshape Obama Law

By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jun 22
Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited plan to scuttle President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional aides and lobbyists say.

Strangest Stats Ever Show People Would Rather Watch Sessions, Comey Than Porn

Strangest Stats Ever Show People Would Rather Watch Sessions, Comey Than Porn

Jun 21
This can't be right.

After Georgia, Republicans Celebrating, Dems Searching

After Georgia, Republicans Celebrating, Dems Searching

By Bill Barrow and Kathleen Foody | Jun 21
Republicans can breathe after winning a Georgia special congressional race that morphed from an afterthought in the usually conservative Atlanta suburbs into an expensive national proxy for Washington wars ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

Liberal Groups Focus on Ivanka Trump

Liberal Groups Focus on Ivanka Trump

By Catherine Lucey | Jun 19
Getting nowhere with her father, liberal advocacy groups have been looking for an ally in Ivanka Trump. They haven't had much luck.

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