GOP Turns Terrorist Attack on Paris Into Anti-Refugee Fiasco

France just suffered the worst attack on its nation since World War II and what are we talking about? A tiny number of refugees coming to the United States.  Not a terrorism strategy or whether or not there will be a vote to d...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


House Judiciary Cmte Set to Markup 5 Justice Bills This Week

The House Judiciary Committee is planning to markup five criminal justice reform bills on Wednesday.  Additionally on Tuesday, House Judiciary will question Attorney General Loretta Lynch. 1. H.R. 3713 — The Goodlatte-Co...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


Nov. 18: Goodlatte-Conyers Bill with New Heroin Penalty Heads to Cmte.

Legislation authored by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and ranking Democrat John Conyers (D-MI) that includes an expanded penalty for heroin containing fentanyl, will be considered by the full House Judiciary Co...
by Lauren Victoria Burke



Someone Ask Bobby Jindal to Explain Glenn Ford and Albert Woodfox

“What’s your biggest weakness,” was the first debate question for 8 Republican candidates for President one night.  Someone could have answered for Louisiana’s Governor Bobby Jindal, because the answer ...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


Hillary Clinton on #HBCUs: I Will Reverse Impact of Parent PLUS Loans

During  a town hall at Claflin University in South Carolina hosted by Roland Martin, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she would reverse the Obama Administration’s policies on Parent PLUS Loans. The Parent P...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


S. 2123: A Bill That Doesn’t Meet the Moment on #JusticeReform

Let’s face it: Currently many justice advocates are so desperate for a big legislative win they’ll endorse anything.  How do I know? Because so many advocates are endorsing S. 2123, the Senate’s Sentencing Re...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


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American Business Act on Climate Pledge Important Step for Energy Future

Tackling the negative affects of climate change has been a top-line priority for the Obama Administration for years, and now the President is getting even more help in pushing forward this initiative. Apple, American Express, A...
by Kristal High


Texas State University Home to Inaugural Party Politics #ChalkboardCampus Tour

Party Politics launched its inaugural Chalkboard Campus tour at Texas State University with the Organization of Student Social Workers (OSSW), Monday, October 26th at 10am outside the Alkek Library. The #ChalkboardCampus Tour i...
by Politic365 Staff