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The US has the 4th-lowest tax rates in the world following last year’s GOP cuts

In the 12 months after the law took effect in January 2018, tax revenues declined even as economic growth picked up.
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., conducts a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center responding to negative comments by President Trump that were directed at the freshmen House Democrats on Monday, July 15, 2019.

A Republican Florida congressional candidate implied in a fundraising email that Ilhan Omar should be hanged

The campaign email comes after Omar's GOP opponent Danielle Stella was banned from Twitter for suggesting that Omar be tried and hanged for treason.

Ilhan Omar’s Republican opponent was banned from Twitter after suggesting the congresswoman should be tried for treason and hanged

The Republican campaign promoted a wild conspiracy theory that Omar had illegally shared sensitive government information with Qatar and Iran.
House opens public impeachment hearings on Trump's dealings with Ukraine

Moderate Republicans went all in defending Trump at the impeachment hearings, which means Democrats have no chance to win them over

Their rejection of impeachment signals that Democrats probably have no chance of obtaining a bipartisan referendum on President Donald Trump.

A former Facebook employee who embedded with the Trump campaign is now working for the other side and speaking out

James Barnes became jaded by Facebook's political advertising practices, its involvement with the Trump campaign, and the president's rhetoric.
Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham (center) and Mitch McConnell (right). Both said they were busy when asked whether they would watch President Donald Trump's impeachment hearing on Wednesday.

Republican senators say they won’t be watching the Trump impeachment hearings because they’re too busy

The House Intelligence Committee is scheduled to hold its first public impeachment hearing into President Donald Trump on Wednesday.
Joe Biden, right, and his son Hunter, left, are seen above in April 2016.

House Republicans requested that Hunter Biden and the whistleblower publicly testify in impeachment hearings

Rep. Devin Nunes echoed the White House's jabs that the impeachment inquiry launched by House Democrats last month has been "unfair" so far.
U.S. President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Monroe, Louisiana

Here’s every way Republicans have tried and failed to defend Trump as the impeachment inquiry snowballs

Republican defenses for Trump are crumbling one by one as more evidence emerges that he used his power to seek political dirt from a foreign power.
Sen. Lindsey Graham

Republicans have reeked of desperation while stumbling through a disastrous week defending Trump

The walls are closing in on President Donald Trump, and he's dragging Republican members of Congress into his mess.
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise and House Republicans on Capitol Hill on October 23, 2019.

12 Republicans who stormed closed-door impeachment proceedings already had permission to attend

More than 30 Republicans forced their way into a closed hearing on Wednesday. They now face allegations of risking national security.