Allegra Kirkland is a New York-based reporter for Talking Points Memo. She previously worked on The Nation’s web team and as the associate managing editor for AlterNet. Follow her on Twitter @allegrakirkland.
“Last Show” host Stephen Colbert on Thursday grilled Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) about his decision to remain in the 2016 race after admitting this week that Hillary Clinton would be the Democratic nominee.
Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) said Thursday that if it was up to him, the Democratic lawmakers who held a day-long sit-in on the House floor to push votes for gun control measures would be forcibly removed—and even arrested.