All posts by Joe Lewis

  • GOP Sens. Collins, Rubio Voice Opposition To Offshore Drilling

    Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME)¬† and Marco Rubio (R-FL) are the first two GOP Senators to speak out against the Trump administration’s plan to allow offshore drilling off the coast of a number of U.S. states Collins took...

    • Posted January 6, 2018
  • Is Scott Pruitt Gunning For Sessions’s Job?

    According to a Politico report, current EPA Administrator and former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt could be looking to move up the ranks in the administration…at the expense of Jeff Sessions. From Politico: With rumors swirling that...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Sanders: People Critical Of Trump Are ‘Mentally Unstable’

    Appearing on Fox and Friends Friday morning, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said it’s the people who don’t think President Donald Trump is good for America who are mentally unstable, not the president himself. Rebutting...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Could Jeff Flake Challenge Trump In 2020 Primary?

    In an NPR interview that aired on Thursday, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said that he wouldn’t completely rule out a challenge to President Donald Trump in the Republican 2020 presidential primary. “That’s not in my plans, but...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Moore Accuser Leigh Corfman Sues For Defamation

    Leigh Corfman, who said former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore had sexual contact with her when she was 14 and he was 30-plus years old, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Moore in a Montgomery, Alabama court. The...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Trump Organization Hands Over Documents To Mueller

    CNN reports that the Trump Organization has given special counsel Robert Mueller’s team a trove of documents related to its ongoing Russia investigation. According to sources who have knowledge of the matter, the documents in question reportedly...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Trump Cuts Off Money To Pakistan

    Making good on his New Year’s Day threat, President Trump has reportedly pulled a military aid package from Pakistan. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert confirmed the move on Thursday in a session with reporters in which she...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Another GOP Congressman Stepping Down

    Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) has announced that he will be stepping down at the end of his term in January, 2019. Unlike his contemporaries in Congress (on both sides of the aisle), it doesn’t appear Harper’s decision...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • FCC Chair Pulls Out Of CES Appearance

    FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has reportedly pulled out of his previously scheduled appearanced at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. He was to be on hand to talk about FCC policies and have a...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • U.S. Attorney In Colorado: ‘No Change’ To Pot Policy

    It didn’t take long for one of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s subordinates in the Justice Department to comment on the decision to roll back previous guidance regarding prosecution of marijuana cases. The Associated Press reports that he...

    • Posted January 5, 2018