Reading Time: < 1 minute While Sen. Ted Cruz vacations in Cancun, Gov. Greg Abbott blames wind turbines, and ex-Energy Secretary and ex-Gov. Rick Perry claims Texans prefer blackouts to federal energy regulation amid record cold and snow.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Some GOP senators doodled this week while the Capitol “burned.”
Reading Time: < 1 minute Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is already cashing in on her notoriety, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars in small donations from Trump supporters.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Mitch McConnell was “furious” over the mob assault on the Capitol but not furious enough to push fellow Republicans to convict Donald Trump of inciting the failed coup.
Reading Time: < 1 minute He may no longer be Senate majority leader, but Mitch McConnell will never let go.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Social media companies enabled Donald Trump’s rise, but when we depend on them to communicate we all are at the mercy of their whims.
Reading Time: < 1 minute America in Black and white.
Reading Time: < 1 minute President Trump has bragged about the speed with which vaccines have been developed, but he left the actual rollout to underfunded state and local health departments.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Ted Rall’s political cartoons became appointment viewing for WhoWhatWhy readers in this rollercoaster election year. Here are some of our favorites of 2020.
Reading Time: < 1 minute There are sore losers, and then there’s Trump.