Pelosi Un-invites Trump to SOTU

January 16, 2019 theFAULT 0

Vox: “House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has uninvited President Donald Trump from delivering the State of the Union address because of the partial government shutdown, saying that because of security concerns, it would be better to […]


Elizabeth Warren Makes Headway in Iowa

January 9, 2019 theFAULT 0

The Des Moines Register: “The overflow crowds and effusive responses to Elizabeth Warren’s public speeches in Iowa over the weekend said a few things about the mood of the state’s Democrats: They’re … hungry for […]


Dems Retake House (and Subpoena Power)

November 7, 2018 theFAULT 0

Vox: “Democrats have won control of the House of Representatives, according to calls by multiple media outlets — which means their days of standing by just helplessly watching President Donald Trump are gone. The party’s […]


Elizabeth Warren Puts Forward A Pair of Ambitious Bills

August 22, 2018 theFAULT 0

“Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveiled an ambitious anti-corruption bill Tuesday,” reports. “The bill would ban members of Congress and the White House from owning individual stocks, as well as institute a lifetime ban on lobbying by presidents […]


Schumer Laughs Last?

January 23, 2018 theFAULT 0

“Senate Democrats relented in their filibuster of the government spending bill on Monday, paving the way for the federal government to reopen as soon as Tuesday,” Vox reports. “The short-term deal sets up another showdown […]