Posts tagged "marco rubio"

Here’s Why Republicans Oppose Ending The Cuba Embargo

Yesterday, President Obama announced his plans to normalize U.S. relations with Cuba, which has been the subject of a trade and travel embargo since October 19, 1960 -- two years after the overthrow of the Batista regime. The embargo was enacted largely due to Cuba taking Russia's side in the Cold War and being…
By: Robyn Pennacchia / December 18, 2014

The 8 Jerks Who Opposed The Violence Against Women Act

Were you running low on haterade? Not sure where to direct your unfettered ragecakes? Gather round, I've got someplace to direct your vitriol! Meet the eight senators who opposed the Violence Against Women Act. These not so great eight are sending a not-so-subtle message to the womenfolk of the world --…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 5, 2013