Ted Cruz Voted Against Sandy Relief, But Now Demands Federal Aid After Texas Floods (VIDEO)

There’s a bit of good news for Texas as it looks like the torrential rains and subsequent flooding may hopefully be coming to an end soon. The bad news is that you still have Ted Cruz and John Cornyn as your senators. Don’t get me wrong, the rest of the country doesn’t mind sending you […]

TX Senator Pathetically Takes to Twitter to Mock Thousands of Americans Who Won’t Be Able to Vote

Voter ID laws, or as I like to call them the modern day poll tax, have sparked quite the debate these last few years. In fact, I was forced to pay a poll tax in Texas this year before I was allowed to vote. Since Republicans can’t just outright charge Americans for their right to vote, […]

Congressman Steve Stockman Threatens To Arrest Anyone Who Publishes His Mugshot, So Here’s His Mugshot

In 1977, Texas Republican congressman Steve Stockman spent a weekend in jail for traffic violations. While he was in the pokey, his jailers discovered the twenty-year-old future politician had Valium in his underpants, because where else would you keep it? Since Stockman was arrested, he has a mugshot, and he is very perturbed that said […]

Republican Senator John Cornyn Posts Ridiculous Tweet Following Announcement of Iran Nuclear Deal

I’m sure by now many of you have heard about a six month nuclear deal that was reached between the six nations and Iran concerning Iran’s nuclear program. While we’ll undoubtedly hear about this for the coming days/weeks, it’s really not a huge deal.  Basically it’s what President Obama said it is — a step […]

Battleground Texas: How Rick Perry Could Be Their Last Republican Governor

The battle for Texas will likely be the Gettysburg of our current political war between left and right. It’s no secret that even before Wendy Davis made her historic stance against some of the most anti-choice legislation in the nation, that this is where the battle would be held. Yes, this seems very odd since […]

Mitch McConnell Basically Tells Ted Cruz “Thanks But No Thanks” on Fake Filibuster

As the days go on, it becomes more and more apparent that Ted Cruz doesn’t have the pull he thinks (or wished) he had in Congress.  Since he became Senator, it’s been clear that Cruz has singled out “Obamacare” as his mechanism to launch any kind of national notoriety. Which I guess was fairly intelligent. […]