All posts tagged "1"

  • President Donald Trump
    After Manafort And Gates Are Charged, Many Ask: Who’s Next?

    Paul Manafort and Rick Gates are the first to be formally charged by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Although the indictments against them are serious, and include charges of conspiracy against the U.S., most pundits are already speculating...

    • Posted October 30, 2017
  • Bump Stock Ban Bills Look Dead In Congress

    Remember the Las Vegas shooting on October 1 that was the largest mass murder in American history, with 58 people dead and 546 injured? It was less than a month ago. But the roiling waters of bad...

    • Posted October 27, 2017
  • Poll: Dems Feel Party Should Move To Left

    The latest monthly Harvard-Harris poll of registered voters offers a number of interesting revelations regarding the mood of the nation. Perhaps most notable is that a majority of Democrats and an even greater number of younger Dems...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
  • Does the new Twitter policy go far enough?
    Twitter Announces New Ad Policies

    Twitter rolled out a new policy on Tuesday that it says will bring greater transparency to its political ad process, giving users the opportunity to learn more about the ads they are seeing and why they are...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
  • Sen. Lindsey Graham said he didn't know about the Niger operation.
    Senators Had No Clue U.S. Troops Were In Niger

    In interviews given on CNN and NBC, a number of key Senators are saying they had no idea that the United States had deployed troops to Niger despite a claim from the Pentagon that Congress had been kept...

    • Posted October 23, 2017
  • GOP Rep Wants Emergency Rooms To Be Able To Refuse Patients

    Tennessee Congresswoman Diane Black (R) would like to change the law that requires hospital emergency rooms to treat everyone who comes through the door. The inevitable result will be – just as with the GOP healthcare proposals...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
  • What?!? Trump Grades His Puerto Rico Response A Perfect ’10’

    Ever the one to lavish praise unto himself, President Donald Trump told reporters on Thursday that his response to Hurricane Maria and the devastation it wrought to Puerto Rico couldn’t have been any better. That may come...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
  • Recent Polls Show Dems May Have Slim Shot At Alabama Senate Seat

    The race to fill the Senate post vacated by Jeff Sessions when he became attorney general has become closely watched as an indicator for the nation’s electoral future. Recent polls have given contradictory results as to what...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
  • Former White House Ethics Lawyer Says Trump Lacks Empathy

    Richard Painter, the chief White House ethics lawyer under George W. Bush, has chalked up Trump’s baseless accusations that former Presidents did not bother to phone families of fallen soldiers on the fact that he was a...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
  • President Donald Trump
    Trump Gives Us No Reason To Believe Him On Comments To Soldier’s Widow

    President Donald Trump is denying that he made insensitive remarks to the widow of a U.S. soldier killed in Niger. Army Sgt. La David Johnson was killed during a mission in the African nation, along with three...

    • Posted October 18, 2017