Joan McCarter

Joan McCarter is a Senior Political Writer at Daily Kos.


Content by Joan McCarter

Republican AG’s try to cross state lines to prosecute abortions

'State's rights' in the mouth of a Republican only means a state's right to dominate whomever they please

July 20, 2023, 14:37 PDT

Ending Social Security and Medicare is the goal

The Republican Study Committee, the largest caucus in the GOP, published its blueprint to shred social safety nets

June 15, 2023, 14:04 PDT

Harlan Crow proves, once again, that the system is broken

By blowing off another senate committee, Harlan Crow demonstrates the legal gray area surrounding the Supreme Court

May 23, 2023, 15:47 PDT

This was a GOP-inspired assassination attempt against Pelosi, and media must say so

October 31, 2022, 1:41 PDT

Don’t let Mitch McConnell win, and don’t let him destroy democracy

He stole our democracy, but let's start getting it back now

October 24, 2022, 11:00 PDT

GOP unveils plan to blow up the global economy and destroy Social Security while traditional media outlets stick their head in the sand

October 18, 2022, 11:00 PDT

Republicans’ abortion problem keeps getting bigger, drives support for Democrats

September 19, 2022, 11:00 PDT

Republicans are getting what they asked for on abortion, and regretting it

August 31, 2022, 11:00 PDT

Trump offers to call off his violent thugs, but he has conditions

August 16, 2022, 6:00 PDT

At least four Supreme Court justices are flirting with helping the Big Lie win in 2024

The Big Lie has supporters in the highest court of the land

July 7, 2022, 6:00 PDT

House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy silent as multiple colleagues incite violence

The Republican leader in the House is continuing a long-running pattern of refusing to take action against his burgeoning extremist caucus

November 9, 2021, 9:41 PST

House select committee considers holding Trump chief of staff Meadows in contempt

Extremist former North Carolina congressman has been mentioned in several news reports as in touch with people who planned protests outside U.S. Capitol

October 28, 2021, 17:54 PDT

Report of scandal-plagued fake recount effort in Arizona may be released this week

Election officials from both parties release separate rebuttal reports detailing extensive problems with Trump supporters’ attempts to cast doubt on ex-president’s loss

August 23, 2021, 0:33 PDT

Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema are begging Senate Republicans to support Jan. 6 commission

May 26, 2021, 8:57 PDT


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