New Congress. Same old misery thanks to violence against women and people of color. And the possible return of one of the best TV shows ever.
Our nation is now a mere five days away from the debt-ceiling deadline, a situation that has state governments, Wall Street, and citizens watching ever closely, waiting to see what exactly will come. Read More Deadline Approaching on Debt Ceiling
One only has to take a peek into recent conversations in Congress over our looming debt ceiling to realize how deep political factions run in America. The closed-door meetings between house Republicans and Democrats have been described as “tense” and “heel grinding,” both tactics clearly implemented by the leader of the Republican House Majority Eric Cantor and his self-tanner abusing partner, Speaker of the House John Boehner. Read More Real Talk: The Debt Ceiling Crisis