Tag: House Republicans

House GOP Unveils 2018 Budget Plan, Setting Up Tax Battle

On Monday, the Republican hopes to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act essentially died, but by Tuesday morning the GOP was already moving on to the next big battle, a tax overhaul. On Tuesday morning, the House Budget Committee released its 2018 budget blueprint, which calls for significant increases in defense spending matched by…

TRUMP THREATENS THE FREEDOM CAUCUS ON TWITTER

Trump just put the ‘Freedom Caucus’ in the crosshairs on his wrath (at least on Twitter) with this tweet today where he said it “will hurt the entire Republican agenda if they don't get on the team, & fast. We must fight them, & Dems, in 2018!”. So in typical Trump fashion, the “Orange Menace”…

GOP In Grave Danger Of Losing House In 2014, PPP Polls Show

Shutting down the government may end up costing Republicans control of the House of Representatives. A series of polls released Sunday show just how damaging the shutdown has been for the GOP. The liberal-leaning Public Policy Polling compiled two dozen surveys, commissioned and paid for by MoveOn.org Political Action, from House districts around the country,…