All posts by Joe Lewis

  • 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
  • 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