Trump Can’t Close Deal on Obamacare Repeal, Replace *Updated*

By |March 23rd, 2017|

Trump Can't Close Deal on Obamacare Repeal, ReplaceOfficial White House photo, public domain “I believe this bill, in its current form, will lead to the loss of coverage and make insurance unaffordable for too many Americans, particularly for low- to moderate-income and older individuals,” Mr. Dent said. He added that he hoped that [...]

Mayor of London: ‘Londoners Will Never Be Cowed’

By |March 22nd, 2017|

combined usa and british flags with stars and stripes LONDONERS did not blink. No terrorist will stop British life. Londoners will never be cowed by terrorism. pic.twitter.com/SidIuIztvu— Mayor of London (@MayorofLondon) March 22, 2017 From the New York Times LONDON — A knife-wielding assailant driving a sport utility vehicle mowed down panicked pedestrians [...]

Nunes Turns Trump Surrogate, Adam Schiff Delivers Ultimatum

By |March 22nd, 2017|

Nunes Turns Trump Surrogate, Adam Schiff Delivers Ultimatum screen capture via Huffington Post "[Rep. Nunes] will need to decide if he is the chairman of an independent investigation or if he’s a surrogate for the White House.” - Rep. Adam Schiff AT THE END of the Intelligence Committee hearings on Monday, Rep. Devin [...]

AP: Former Trump Campaign Mgr Manafort Paid $10 Million to Aid Putin

By |March 22nd, 2017|

AP: Former Trump Campaign Mgr Manafort Paid $10 Million to Aid Putin Image via Twitter President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former [...]

Trump’s Russia Ties Scrambles Washington, White House Cover-Up Escalates

By |March 21st, 2017|

Trump's Russia Ties Scrambles Washington, White House Cover-Up Escalates graphic via Twitter (source unknown) Our president is a liar, and we need to find out how serious his latest lies are. - David Leonhardt [New York Times] TO UNDERSTAND the gravity of what happened on Monday in the United States you have to [...]

Trump Credibility Continues to Crumble in Shadow of FBI’s Comey *Updated*

By |March 20th, 2017|

Trump Credibility Continues to Crumble in Shadow of Comey The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, publicly confirmed an investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election and whether associates of the president were in contact with Moscow. [New York Times] IT'S GOING to be one of those days in Washington, D.C. At the [...]

White House Chaos After Britain Calls Wiretapping Claims ‘Ridiculous…Nonsense’

By |March 17th, 2017|

White House Chaos After Britain Calls Wiretapping Claims 'Ridiculous...Nonsense' "We've made clear to the US administration that these claims are ridiculous and should be ignored. We've received assurances that these allegations won't be repeated," [Prime Minister] May's spokesman said. [CNN] GERMANY'S ANGELA MERKEL, the undisputed leader of the free world since Donald J. Trump's [...]

Trump Intends Destruction of Kennedy Era Arts & Humanities Endowments

By |March 16th, 2017|

Trump Intends Destruction of Kennedy Era Arts & Humanities Endowments “If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him. We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth.” - [...]

Maddow’s Trump Tax Hype Falls Flat

By |March 15th, 2017|

Did Trump Leak Tax Return to Sucker Maddow? The longer Maddow went on, ever deeper into a conspiratorial thicket, the clearer it became that whatever tax returns Maddow had, they weren’t as juicy as the ones she was talking about. If she had anything that damning, she would have shared them from the [...]

Kushners Get Plum Deal from Company Tied to Chinese Government

By |March 14th, 2017|

Kushners Get Plum Deal from Company Tied to Chinese Government President Donald Trump has made his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, the administration’s primary point of contact with the Chinese government. Now a Chinese firm with mysterious ownership structure and suspected ties to the Chinese government has made an “unusually favorable” deal with Kushner’s family [...]