All posts by Rob Patterson

  • Tillerson speak on Transgender Day of Remembrance.
    Tillerson Out, Pompeo In At State Department?

    Trump’s White House should install a revolving door to accommodate all the staff and cabinet changes during the 45th president’s turbulent first 10 months in office. On Friday, the DC grapevine was humming loudly that Secretary of...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
  • Ryan Zinke
    Interior Secretary Zinke’s Wife Also Under Ethics Investigation

    Questionable ethics appears to be a family affair for Donald Trump’s controversial Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke. He is under investigation by both his department’s investigator general and the Federal Election Commission for questionable use of...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
  • Tax Cut Bill Won’t Flow Funds Into Job Creation And Higher Wages, CEOs Say

    At a rally back in October in Pennsylvania, President Trump claimed that the tax reform bill he said he would shepherd through Congress would stimulate job creation and benefit the middle and working classes via higher wages...

    • Posted November 30, 2017
  • Moore Supporters Believe His Abuse Accusers Were Paid To Lie By George Soros

    The mental tenacity of many Alabama voters who continue to support GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore is impressive in the wake of nine women alleging he engaged in sexual misconduct with them, including statutory rape. But the...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
  • Black Friday Gun Purchases Set New Record

    Anyone expecting the horror of the October 1 Las Vegas shootings and November 5 Sutherland Springs, Texas, church shooting spree to prompt Americans to rethink the proliferation of weapons in our nation is entertaining false hopes. Instead,...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
  • Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Deaths Are Likely Far Undercounted

    As of November 17, the official death total associated with Hurricane Maria’s destructive September 20 pass across the island, according to the republic’s government, is 55 people. But many question the accuracy of that number. According to...

    • Posted November 28, 2017
  • Congress’s Failure To Fund CHIP Endangers Kids

    While the House and Senate try to show that they can get something done by introducing two terrible tax bills, a critical social safety net health program for children has long passed its September 30 deadline for...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
  • Trump Team Purges Online Climate Change Info

    If you’re searching the Web for information on climate change, one might think (given the name) that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would be a logical source. It once was. But over the last six months or...

    • Posted November 25, 2017
  • More Past Moore Young Girl Warnings Emerge – Now Cheerleaders

    Further confirmation of Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore’s unsavory reputation in and around the city of Gadsden emerged on Tuesday. This time it was from a retired police officer who told MSNBC that she and other...

    • Posted November 24, 2017
  • Dem Billionaire Puts Up ‘Impeach Trump’ Billboards In Times Square

    Manhattan’s Times Square likes to call itself “The Crossroads of the World.” And now the more than 350,000 people who pass every day through the intersection where Seventh Ave. meets Broadway will see a new message among...

    • Posted November 22, 2017