September 10, 2021Ed Rendell is targeting the ‘Treason Caucus’ in Congress — including Scott Perry and Jeff Van Drew
Former Gov. Ed Rendell sounds eager to throw political punches at the “Treason Caucus” — his first jab at the 147 Republicans in the U.S. House who objected in January to the certification of Joe Biden’s presidential victory. Rendell is now chair of an advisory committee for Never Again, a super PAC that bills itself […]
June 4, 2021New Super PAC To Go After ‘Treason Caucus’ Republicans Who Tried To Overturn Election
WASHINGTON — The 147 congressional Republicans who tried to throw out Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential election victory to keep Donald Trump in power will have to live with that choice forever, if a new super PAC does what its founders hope. “We’re going to try and make sure that these members of Congress own this […]
WASHINGTON, DC — TODAY, Never Again PAC, a new independent expenditure organization that will hold the most dangerous and extreme Republican Members of Congress accountable, launched and released an introductory spot evoking the deadly insurrection at the Capitol on January 6 and the Members of Congress who enabled it.
April 13, 2021Reading the Republican Autopsy
The Autopsy Is Happening Right Now In the days after Democrats unseated an incumbent president and won unified control of Congress, the victorious party went though a round of self-analysis and recriminations. The Republicans, who managed a trifecta of losing that hadn’t been accomplished since Herbert Hoover, doubled down. Then they backed up their bets, […]
April 12, 2021The rise of domestic extremism in America
Data shows a surge in homegrown incidents not seen in a quarter-century Domestic terrorism incidents have soared to new highs in the United States, driven chiefly by white-supremacist, anti-Muslim and anti-government extremists on the far right, according to a Washington Post analysis of data compiled by the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The surge […]
March 31, 2021Two Capitol Police officers sue Trump for physical and emotional injuries suffered in Jan. 6 riot
Two Capitol Police officers who battled the mob of Donald Trump supporters that stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 are suing the former president for the physical and emotional injuries they say they suffered in the attacks. In a federal suit filed Tuesday in D.C., Officers James Blassingame and Sidney Hemby allege that for months, […]
January 7, 2021Here are the Republicans who objected to certifying the election results.
Even after a mob of Trump supporters swarmed and entered the Capitol on Wednesday, a handful of Republican senators and more than 100 Republican representatives stood by their decisions to vote against certifying the results of the presidential election. Congress certified the election of Joseph R. Biden Jr. early Thursday, ending attempts to overturn the […]