John Kasich Says Repealing Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion ‘Very, Very Bad Idea’

John Kasich Says Repealing Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion ‘Very, Very Bad Idea’ In an interview with CNN, Ohio Governor John Kasich said that repealing Obamacare’s expansion of Medicaid would be a mistake. “That is a very, very bad idea, because we cannot turn our back on the most vulnerable,” Kasich said. Kasich also said, “We can give them the coverage, reform the program, save some money, and make sure that we live in a country where people are going to say, ‘at least somebody’s looking out for me.’ It’s not a giveaway program — it’s one that addresses the basic needs...

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Poll: Majority Disapprove Of Donald Trump Job Performance

Poll: Majority Disapprove Of Donald Trump Job Performance A new NBC News/Survey Monkey poll released Wednesday shows that a majority of Americans disapprove of Donald Trump’s job performance. Trump’s disapproval rating in the new poll stood at 54%, with only 43% saying they approve of his job performance so far. Also notable, the poll found that a majority of Americans have a favorable view of Obamacare with 52% saying that they have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act. The poll also found that most Americans consider Russia to be unfriendly or an enemy of the United States, with 61%...

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WATCH: Republican Senator Chuck Grassley Confronted By Obamacare Supporters

WATCH: Republican Senator Chuck Grassley Confronted By Obamacare Supporters Retweeted Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy): Angry constituents confront Chuck Grassley in Iowa: “If it wasn’t for Obamac… pic.twitter.com/qlNt8d1Fgn — SteveStanfill (@wstanfill) February 22, 2017 Republican Senator Chuck Grassley was confronted at a town hall Tuesday morning by an angry crowd of constituents who were there to demand that Grassley not to repeal Obamacare. One man, who identified himself as an insulin-dependent diabetic who counts on Obamacare, gave a compelling plea to protect Obamacare. “If it wasn’t for Obamacare, we wouldn’t be able to afford insurance,” he said. “Over 20 million will lose...

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WATCH: John Lewis Says Keith Ellison Is ‘Right Person’ For DNC Chair

WATCH: John Lewis Says Keith Ellison Is ‘Right Person’ For DNC Chair Civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis said in a video that was released Tuesday that Keith Ellison is the “right person” to be the DNC chairman. The video was released Tuesday on Keith Ellison’s YouTube page. Lewis said that Keith Ellison is a natural organizer with “the ability and the capacity to inspire people to stand out, to speak up, to speak out.” Lewis went on to say, “We need his leadership. We need his vision. We need his commitment and his dedication now more than ever...

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Sean Spicer Wishes Anne Frank Center ‘Praised’ Trump for Finally Condemning Anti-Semitism

Sean Spicer Wishes Anne Frank Center ‘Praised’ Trump for Finally Condemning Anti-Semitism There have been a handful of bomb threats at Jewish community centers across the nation – and even vandalism at a Jewish cemetery. When Trump was pressed to comment on these tragedies, he first discussed about his electoral vote totals. Then he suggested that there was nothing new about such behavior, saying that his administration was “going to do everything within our power to stop long-simmering racism and every other thing that’s going on, because a lot of bad things have been taking place over a long...

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How Trump Spent His Time During First Month in Office

How Trump Spent His Time During First Month in Office The Washington Post released a comprehensive look at how Trump divided his time in the past month – and it’s exactly what you think it would be. Out of the 744 hours Trump has been in office, he has spent half of that time officially working. Trump has only spent 6 hours in intelligence briefings, but dedicated 13 hours to tweeting. He has spent 6 hours signing bills and executive orders, but 25 hours golfing. Also, according to the Post, about a quarter of Trump’s time since he took...

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Trump Administration Details Massive Deportation Expansion

Trump Administration Details Massive Deportation Expansion The Trump administration on Tuesday, released the details for its plan to prosecute and deport millions of undocumented American residents. The Department of Homeland Security issued two memos from Secretary John Kelly that will expand immigration raids and as well as expand the definition of “criminal aliens” to allow for more people to be rounded up and eventually deported. The New York Times notes that the “Documents released on Tuesday by the Department of Homeland Security revealed the broad scope of the president’s ambitions: to publicize crimes by immigrants; enlist local police officers...

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Michael Moore Releases ‘Easy-to-Follow 10-Point Plan to Stop Trump’

Michael Moore Releases ‘Easy-to-Follow 10-Point Plan to Stop Trump’ On Tuesday, filmmaker and activist Michael Moore released a 10 step guide resist Donald Trump. Moore cited Trump’s ongoing Russia scandal saying, “Trump is in deep, deep trouble.” Moore also noted that there are reasons to be hopeful including: Tens of thousands of citizens across the country have stormed Congressional district offices and town hall meetings to express their rage at the Trump agenda (a dejected Republican congressman, after a 3-hour verbal assault from his angry constituents, said on TV last night, ‘let’s face it – they [the Obamacare supporters] have...

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WATCH: Stephen Colbert Hilariously Trolls Trump For Fake Sweden Attack Lie

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Hilariously Trolls Trump For Fake Sweden Attack Lie Stephen Colbert used his monologue to hilariously troll Donald Trump for his lie about a terror attack in Sweden. “Tragically, Sweden is the third not-a-terrorist attack that has not shocked the world in the last month. First, there wasn’t the Bowling Green Massacre. Then, no one was lost in Atlanta. And now… it’s not Sweden’s turn,” Colbert said. Colbert continued, “But that doesn’t mean we don’t stand in solidarity with everyone who did not suffer.” Colbert then played a tribute video to the Swedes who did not suffer....

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WATCH: Rachel Maddow Connects All The Scary Dots In Trump-Russia Scandal

WATCH: Rachel Maddow Connects All The Scary Dots In Trump-Russia Scandal On Monday night’s show, Rachel Maddow spent the opening segment of her show connecting the dots between Russia’s invasion and interference into Ukraine and Donald Trump associates’, including his personal lawyer, secret plan to help lift sanctions from Russia. Maddow opens the segment by walking us through the history of the Russian-friendly Ukrainian dictator that was driven out of Ukraine. Maddow also walks us through the connection between a Russian oligarch, who is closely connected with Russia, and several Trump associates including Trump’s personal lawyer. Then Maddow turns...

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