The sower

The sower

Our own Tom Marino had tongues wagging nationwide following a Washington Post and CBS 60 Minutes story over the weekend. It seems the 10th District representative (and Trump Administration “drug czar”-in-waiting) was a central character in a...
Helping the truly needy

Helping the truly needy

Trump warns the “political ingrates” in storm-torn Puerto Rico that the country can’t waste too much money or time rebuilding the territory. After all, he and congress need to get on the stick and deliver ungodly huge tax cuts for billionaires.
The hourglass

The hourglass

Congress’ failure to reauthorize funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (or CHIP) places the health of millions of poor kids at...
Nobody here but us chickens

Nobody here but us chickens

Freed from the prospect of running for re-election, Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker is finally telling the world what he (and allegedly many of his Republican colleagues) really think of the current White House occupant. One might be tempted to pat the senator on the back...
Squish

Squish

The state legislature is further proof that the GOP is basically incapable of good governance. The state House, headed by Speaker Mike Turzai (a probable gubernatorial candidate), has taken Pennsylvania to the brink of budgetary Armageddon by refusing to consider new...