All posts by Chris Walker

  • Obama Speechwriter Responds Perfectly To Trump’s Economic Claims

    President Donald Trump frequently brags about an economy he had little to do with improving. His predecessor, former President Barack Obama, took an economy that was losing hundreds of thousands of jobs per month, and converted it...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
  • Is Trump Canceling The Olympics?

    UPDATE: Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders sent out the following tweet, perhaps trying to dispel fears that the United States would not be competing in the Olympics. UPDATE: The U.S. looks forward to participating in the Winter Olympics...

    • Posted December 7, 2017
  • Sen. Al Franken
    Al Franken Resigns Amid Allegations Of Sexual Harassment

    Facing several allegations of inappropriately touching women over the past decade or more, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) announced his resignation. His departure will not be immediate, he said, but will occur within the “coming weeks.” "In...

    • Posted December 7, 2017
  • ‘Silence Breakers’ Are TIME Magazine’s Person Of The Year

    Although President Donald Trump said that the publication had contacted him about the honor — and he claimed he had rejected it — TIME Magazine on Wednesday didn’t name him its Person of the Year. In fact,...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
  • The Problem With Declaring Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital City

    President Donald Trump officially declared that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel this week. “Israel is a sovereign nation with the right, like every other sovereign nation, to determine its own...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
  • New Poll Shows Democrats Favored To Run Congress By Six-In-Ten Voters

    In the wake of the passage of a GOP tax bill meant to give the largest benefits to the wealthy (at the expense of the middle- and working-classes), a new poll demonstrates, now more than ever since...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
  • John Conyers To Resign From Office Amid Sexual Allegations

    Rep. John Conyers, a Democrat from Michigan who has served in Congress since 1965, is resigning from office. Conyers’s resignation comes after several women came forward accusing Conyers of sexual misconduct, including using his congressional resources to...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
  • Lawyer Wrongly Claims Trump Cannot Obstruct Justice Because He’s The President

    There are many reasons why President Donald Trump should be worried about the ongoing Russia investigation headed by special counsel Robert Mueller — and not all of those reasons involve Russia. Trump may have obstructed justice when...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
  • Trump Endorses Alleged Sexual Assaulter Roy Moore

    Tweeting early on Monday about the upcoming special election for U.S. Senate in Alabama later this month, President Donald Trump put aside any last semblance of disassociation that remained from embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore, giving what...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
  • Trump May Have Implicated Himself In Tweet About Flynn

    President Donald Trump’s penchant for oversharing his thoughts on Twitter may land him in even hotter water than he’s already in. In a tweet made on Saturday, the president suggested that he had fired his former National...

    • Posted December 3, 2017