All posts by Joe Lewis

  • Most Voters Disagree With Sessions On Marijuana

    A recent Quinnipiac Poll suggests that a large percentage of American voters aren’t exactly on board with Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ newly declared war on legalized marijuana. The recent survey shows that 70 percent of voters are...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Sanders To Hold Online ‘Medicare For All’ Town Hall

    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is taking his healthcare message to a new platform, bypassing mainstream media altogether and making use of online avenues to hold a town hall about his “Medicare for all” plan. Sanders says he...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Legalized Marijuana Could Be An Economic Boon

    Facing a newly enshrined tax system that will generate a trillion dollar annual deficit, the federal government could certainly benefit from new revenue streams. According to a report from The Washington Post, legalizing marijuana could be one...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Dems Send Letter To Speaker Ryan About Russia Investigation

    Six Democratic ranking members of various House committees sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) earlier this week in which they accused the GOP-led house of putting “President Trump ahead of our national interests” by running...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • GOP Down By 17 Points In New Generic Ballot Poll

    According to the most recent poll from Quinnipiac University, Democrats have amassed a strong 17-point lead in the generic ballot question, boding well for their chances in the 2018 midterm elections this fall. Asked whether or not...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • Is Bipartisan Immigration Deal Imminent?

    Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) says that a bipartisan Senate panel is close to a deal on framework for a bill that will protect young immigrants known as Dreamers from being deported. According to CNBC, however, other lawmakers...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • Florida Judge Says Abortion Waiting Period Is Unconstitutional

    Anti-choice advocates in Florida were dealt a severe blow earlier this week when a Leon County circuit judge who ruled that a law requiring a mandatory waiting period before an abortion is illegal. The court had already instituted...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • GOP Running Four Criminals For Congress In 2018

    When voters head to the polls this fall, they will have a colorful group of GOP candidates to consider when filling out their ballots. Perhaps the most notable on the list is former Maricopa County Arizona sheriff...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • NBC Will Show Anthem Protests During Super Bowl

    Player protests during the national anthem have been one of the largest stories of the year, both in sports and politics. Given the gravity of the topic, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that NBC has decided...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • Wisconsin Standing Up for Net Neutrality

    The battle for net neutrality is just beginning to take shape across the country with states like Wisconsin starting to make moves to protect the Internet in the wake of the FCC’s decision to roll back protections....

    • Posted January 11, 2018