Republican Congressman Decides It's Wise to Make a Kavanaugh-Themed Sexual Assault Joke

Most people know South Carolina Republican Rep. Ralph Norman as the sort of even-keeled lawmaker who nominates Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, or pulls a loaded gun out during a meeting with constituents. But it turns out Norman is also a hilarious jokester who is able to take the worst news of the day and…

Florida's Definitely-Not-Racist GOP Candidate for Governor Keeps Having Racism Scandals

For someone who repeatedly insists he’s not racist, Florida’s Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis sure seems to find himself attached to a whole bunch of racist people. From moderating an extremely racist Facebook group to attending at least four events hosted by SPLC-listed anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim…

GOP Reportedly Panicking That Voters Are Buying Trump's 'Red Wave' Bullshit

To hear President Donald Trump tell it, Republicans are in great shape ahead of November’s midterms, despite poll after poll after poll favoring the Democrats. In fact, he’s predicting a “red wave” that will keep the GOP in power. And now, much to the Republican National Committee’s dismay, the president’s most…

Southern Republicans Bravely Stand Up to Trump By Asking Him to Please Knock It Off, Sir

Of all the juicy allegations included in veteran journalist Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book about the Trump administration, perhaps none has been quite so scandalous (and extremely believable) as the claim that the President of the United States called his hand-picked Attorney General Jeff Sessions “mentally retarded”…