Tag: campus politics

  • Noem to speak at Iowa MAGA event

    Noem to speak at Iowa MAGA event

    Well, you’ve clicked on this article so we know that a headline involving the words “Noem”, “Iowa” and “MAGA event” has done its job. If you’re here for the latest update on Gov. Kristi Noem’s political escapades or if you’re just really bored and have already exhausted your Netflix watchlist, we’ve got you covered either…

  • Nevada grand jury indicts 6 fake Donald Trump electors

    Nevada grand jury indicts 6 fake Donald Trump electors

    Well, well, well, look what the cat dragged in. Six Republicans from the Silver State submitting faux documents to Congress declaring former President Donald Trump as the winner of the 2020 race. You know, like some subpar B-movie spy plot except this one is isn’t on Netflix, it’s signaling another battle in the war for…

  • That was fast: Dave Roetman resigned after social media posts

    That was fast: Dave Roetman resigned after social media posts

    Well, that was a whirlwind. Looks like Dave Roetman’s brief stint with the North Dakota Republican Party (NDGOP) was more of a sneak preview than a feature presentation. After some rather unsavory social media posts resurfaced, Roetman made an abrupt exit from the spotlight Monday, leaving his freshly printed business cards and a trail of…

  • Funding in doubt for hugely impactful US health program

    Funding in doubt for hugely impactful US health program

    Well, ladies and gentlemen, it seems there’s a catfight in the House over PEPFAR— no, not a new brand of low-calorie cat food, but the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. Yes folks, that’s the program that’s allegedly been so busy saving the world, it forgot to save itself. Remember the good ol’ days of…

  • House elects Mike Johnson as Speaker

    House elects Mike Johnson as Speaker

    Well, well, well, put on your party hats, folks! The House finally found their new captain. Yes, Rep. Mike Johnson, the two-term vice-chairman of the House Republican Conference, is the freshly anointed Speaker. Now, if everyone could just remember where they left the gavel… He won the role with a staggering vote of 220-209, defeating…

  • Three Strikes and You’re Out For Jim Jordan

    Three Strikes and You’re Out For Jim Jordan

    Surely, the collective gasps could be heard echoing from the hallowed halls of our glorious Capitol as Jim Jordan’s dreams of House Speaker stardom deflated faster than a leaky air mattress. Call it fate, karma, or just a good old-fashioned parliamentary smackdown, but the third strike was indeed the charm for the Ohio rep. After…

  • White House urges House Republicans to ‘join this president at the adults table’

    White House urges House Republicans to ‘join this president at the adults table’

    The latest episode of “The Real Housewives of Capitol Hill” kicked off with the ultimate cliffhanger. Hang onto your “Make America Great Again” caps, because Republican Speaker nominee Jim Jordan decided to put his bid on pause, only after being met with rejection not once, but twice. It’s like watching a guy get swiped left…

  • Sidney Powell, one of Donald Trump’s co-defendants in Georgia election conspiracy case, pleads guilty

    Sidney Powell, one of Donald Trump’s co-defendants in Georgia election conspiracy case, pleads guilty

    Well, well, well, it appears that Sidney Powell has turned over a new leaf. Now, for those who are not up to speed, Sidney is a lawyer who was part of Donald Trump’s campaign and who, allegedly, had a penchant for spinning some rather intriguing conspiracy theories. Anything from UFOs running the Post Office to…