It is said that politics makes strange bedfellows, and recent events in Oklahoma seem to prove that adage. Governor Mary Fallin — having just days ago vetoed a bill which would protect the lives of the unborn in the Sooner State — has now been appointed to one of the most prominent positions in her party. The woman who squandered a golden opportunity to stand for one of the chief planks of the GOP platform will now serve as as co-chair of the 2016 Republican National Convention Committee on Resolutions, commonly known as the Platform Committee.
Oklahoma's self-proclaimed pro-life governor vetoed a bill banning abortions in the state, claiming it was unclear and ineffective.
Although no line-by-line comparison exists on views held by the presumptive candidates, there is a clear winner on the question of the Second Amendment.
Trump continues to gain momentum — and money — while Clinton flails away at her persistent rival Bernie Sanders.
A spokesman for the Clinton campaign says the candidate supports background checks on ammunition purchases.
Should presidential advisor Ben Rhodes be brought before Congress to answer for his apparent admission of lying to lawmakers about Iran?
In Hillary Clinton’s presidential run, husband Bill was once thought to be her ace in the hole. Now he’s starting to seem more like a shovel used to dig her into a deeper hole. And this reality was on stark display when Donald Trump raised the matter of the rape accusations that have long dogged Bill Clinton — and that have been used to paint Hillary as a sexual predator’s enabler.
A recent case rejected for consideration by the Supreme Court illustrates why the Senate should stand firm, and take no action on the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland.