All posts by Joe Lewis

  • Trump Opens Up Offshore Drilling

    In an expected move, the Trump administration unveiled plans on Thursday to open up almost every square mile of federal waters to companies who want to drill for oil and gas. The announcement will predictably be opposed...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Civil Rights Groups Want DOJ Police Reform Info Made Public

    Three different civil rights groups have submitted¬†Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to the Justice Department looking for information about the agency’s work to reform police agencies, and why the organization has abandoned that effort under Attorney...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Motel 6 Sued For Giving Guest Lists To Immigration Officers

    Motel 6 is back in the news, and it isn’t for its l0w-cost rooms or quirky radio commercials. The budget hotel chain now finds itself on the business end of a lawsuit from the Washington State attorney...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Sessions Cracks Down On Legal Marijuana, Sen. Cory Gardner Responds

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Thursday that he is rescinding the Obama-era policy that had been largely responsible for the rise of legalized marijuana, which has since gone on to prosper in various states throughout the country....

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Trump Desperate To Stop Tell-All Book From Being Published

    It looks like President Donald Trump is trying to keep Michael Wolff’s book, “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House,” from ever making it to the shelves. The Washington Post reported Thursday that the President’s legal...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
  • Cuomo Pushes Back Against Trump With 18 Immigrant Pardons

    It appears as though President Donald Trump isn’t the only one not afraid to use the pardon power to send a political message. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued pardons to 18 immigrants convicted of low-level offenses...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • Rep. John Yarmuth: Trump Has Committed Impeachable Offenses

    Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) said Wednesday said he feels President Trump’s actions are worthy of impeachment, but that any sort of effort to actually impeach him would be a “wate of time” so long as the GOP...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • More Fake Comments Found On Government Regulation Website

    According to an analysis conducted by the Wall Street Journal, a significant percentage of the comments on the Department of Labor’s website concerning the Obama-era investing regulation known as the “fiduciary rule” were found to be fake....

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • More Details Emerge on Enigmatic PAC Behind Doug Jones

    Highway 31 is the name of the PAC that was responsible for millions of dollars of support for Doug Jones in his victory over Republican challenger Roy Moore in the December election to elect a new Alabama...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
  • Michael Flynn
    Trump Lawyers Will Cast Flynn as a Liar

    Donald Trump’s crack legal team defending him in the Russia investigation have apparently come up with a strategy to deal with former national security adviser Michael Flynn should he decide to give up juicy details about the...

    • Posted December 28, 2017