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Mary Cheney: My sister is ‘dead wrong’ on gay marriage

Mary Cheney took to Facebook on Friday night to criticize her sister, Liz Cheney, on her position on same sex marriage writing, “For the record, I love my sister, but…

Obama: Hey Congress, can I bomb Syria? I’m asking nicely.

On Saturday, President Obama announced that the United States "should take military action against Syrian targets," and that he would ask for Congressional approval to carry out a strike —…

Supreme Court justices don’t use email but they do play video games

When Justice Kagan, the youngest of the current justices at age 53, worked for the Supreme Court as a law clerk for Thurgood Marshall in 1987, the justices did not…

4-year-old mayor supports local business, ice cream

In the most adorable interview with a politician you will ever watch, the mayor of Dorset, Minn. — a town with a population of 28 and no official city government…

Elisa Chan’s damage control plan after homophobic comments? Pretend the meanies don’t exist

Elisa Chan, the San Antonio city councilwoman who recently came under fire for homophobic comments, has decided to fight back — and her attempts to redeem herself are almost as…

Celebrating the 83rd anniversary of women’s suffrage

Yesterday was the anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which, when ratified in 1920, prohibited any U.S. Citizen from being denied the right to vote based on their sex. This constitutional…

Greg Abbott tweets thanks to supporter who called Wendy Davis ‘retard Barbie’

It might be time for Greg Abbott to reevaluate what he thanks his supporters for. The current attorney general, who is in the running to be Texas's next governor, recently…

San Antonio politician reveals homophobic views in leaked recording

A San Antonio councilwoman is in hot water after a staffer leaked a recording of her characterizing homosexuality as "So disgusting!" in a meeting with her staff members over a…

Dan Patrick uses cat gifs to attack David Dewhurst

It's happening, people. Politics has fallen so far that it must now rely on cat gifs to relay messages. Dan Patrick, a candidate for lieutenant governor in Texas, has created DewFeed.com,…

Jesse Jackson Jr., wife sentenced to prison for using campaign funds as ‘personal piggy bank’

Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandi Jackson, were sentenced on Wednesday to jail time for spending $750,000 in campaign funds on luxury items, living expenses and clothing…

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