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February 17, 2021 Blog

After months of troubling economic reports, January finally saw a glimmer of hope: a surge in retail sales as a result of the $600 direct payments to the American people.  These strong retail numbers prove once again that direct payments not only provide urgently-needed relief, they also boost our economy.

February 10, 2021 Blog
Five days after House Republicans voted in lockstep to block COVID-19 relief aid backed by economists from both sides of the aisle, CBS News released new data showing a bipartisan majority of 83 percent of Americans support passing new COVID-19 relief.
February 9, 2021 Blog
Four days after House Republicans voted in lockstep to block COVID-19 relief aid backed by economists from both sides of the aisle, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy admitted that House Republicans are counting on a bad economy to help them politically.
February 6, 2021 Blog
This week, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Q-CA) fully welcomed an unapologetic anti-Semitic, shooting survivor-harassing, 9/11 Truther into the House Republican Conference.
February 5, 2021 Blog
Earlier this week, former President Donald Trump’s legal team filed his Answer to the article of impeachment, a brief riddled with obvious falsehoods and dangerous legal theories unsupported by the Constitution or historical precedent.
February 5, 2021 Blog
Today, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Republicans chose partisanship over American jobs, with House Republicans voting unanimously to block critical COVID-19 relief aid backed by economists from both sides of the aisle.
February 4, 2021 Blog
In the past 24 hours, House “Republicans” made it abundantly clear where their allegiances lie: with Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, conspiracy theorists and QAnon believers.
February 4, 2021 Blog
Less than one month after QAnon supporters led an armed insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, and hours after House Republicans agreed not to sanction QAnon adherent Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Q-CA) told reporters he didn’t know what QAnon was.
February 3, 2021 Blog

After several conversations and literally running away from reporters, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Q-CA) made clear that he is refusing to take action against conspiracy theorist Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. As a result, the House will continue with a vote to strip Greene of her seat on the esteemed House Committee on Education & Labor and House Committee on Budget.

February 2, 2021 Blog
While House Republicans and Minority Leader McCarthy (Q-CA) run away from addressing conspiracy-theory spreading Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene’s anti-Semitism, QAnon adherence, and 9/11 Trutherism, the other Republican Leader in Congress has spoken out.

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