Maxine Waters

Maxine Waters' Contributions Collapse As Her "Resist 45" Efforts Fail To Inspire

Maxine Waters, the Democratic Representative from the progressive paradise of California, has been an active participant in the "Resist 45" movement.  Of course, it's somewhat likely that all of her grandstanding has been nothing more than a political stunt designed to raise extra cash for the Democratic Party.  But, the only problem with the plan is that it doesn't seem to be working at all.

Five Takeaways From Yellen's Hearings On The Hill

Though the hearings lost much of their appeal when Dr. Ron Paul retired from Congress, the House Republicans have maintained a reputation for being far more hostile to the Federal Reserve than their colleagues in the Senatemanaging to generate some worthwhile moments. While little news was made, with Yellen maintaining her support for generally low interest rates, there were some points made this week worth noting.

Two Top House Dems Accused Of Ethics Violations

John Conyers (D-Mich.), the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) are facing possible ethics infractions and will appear before a panel at the recommendation of the Office of Congressional Ethics