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Al Franken will make announcement on his future Thursday as Democratic senators call on him to resign...
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., on Wednesday afternoon said he will make an announcement on Thursday, according to multiple reports.
By viper1 on 2017-12-06 20:04 UTC
Another woman comes forward, accuses Franken of misconduct: 'It's my right as an entertainer'...
Another female accuser has come forward with a story accusing Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) of sexual misconduct. According to a Politico report Wednesday, the woman — a...
By viper1 on 2017-12-06 20:03 UTC
Pentagon finally admits US troop levels in Syria four times higher than previous reported...
The Pentagon said Wednesday that roughly 2,000 U.S. combat troops are in Syria. Until this point, the Pentagon said 503 troops were in Syria...
By viper1 on 2017-12-06 20:02 UTC
After Kate Steinle Verdict, GOP Rep. Unveils Bill to Imprison Officials Who Do Not Enforce Federal Immigration Law...
Republican Congressman, Todd Rokita of Indiana, introduced a bill that could put elected officials in prison for failing to enforce federal immigration law. Republican Congressman, Todd Rokita of Indiana, introduced a bill that could put elected officials
By rjx32 on 2017-12-06 02:50 UTC
No, Michael Flynn Didn't Violate the Logan Act...
In December 2016, Michael Flynn was three weeks from becoming the national-security adviser to the next president of the United States. This is a pertinent fact in evaluating the conduct underlying his plea deal with Robert Mueller. Flynn admitted to lyin
By earlybird on 2017-12-05 06:52 UTC
Hannity: The GOP 'Is a Dead Party' Morally Corrupt, Weak, Ineffective, Vision-less with No Identity...
Fox News and nationally syndicated radio host Sean Hannity joined Breitbart News Tonight Special Edition host Stephen K. Bannon on SiriusXM 125 the Patriot Channel on Monday evening.
By earlybird on 2017-12-05 06:52 UTC
CBS, NBC Ignore Role of Anti-Trump FBI Agent in Clinton E-Mail Probe...
Over the weekend, it was discovered that Special Counsel Robert Mueller kicked a veteran FBI agent, named Peter Strzok, off his team for sending text messages that were disparaging of President Trump. But on Monday new information broke about just who the
By earlybird on 2017-12-05 06:52 UTC
The GOP Tax Plan Includes Billions For Illegal Aliens...
The GOPs new tax plan includes a nuanced, all but unnoticeable provision allowing millions of illegal aliens to claim tax credits for their children at taxpayer expense.
By rjx32 on 2017-12-04 17:57 UTC
Rand Paul says his neighbor told him why he was unhappy after alleged attack...
Sen. Rand Paul finally breaks his silence on his assault, telling Fox News he knows why his neighbor was upset
By rp2020 on 2017-11-29 19:09 UTC
Here's what the Senate Republicans' tax plan means if you're making $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000 a year...
We calculated how take home pay could change under the Senate's tax plan for a single, childless taxpayer who claims the standard deduction.
By rp2020 on 2017-11-29 19:08 UTC
Trump Triggers Far Left Brits by Re-Tweeting Muslim Hate Crime Videos...
MPs insisted Mr Trump was 'not welcome here' in the wake of the Twitter posts, while the widow of murdered politician Jo Cox accused him of 'spreading hatred'.
By viper1 on 2017-11-29 16:05 UTC
Sen. Paul says man who tackled him spoke to him after attack...
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says a man who tackled him in his yard spoke to him afterward about why he was unhappy, but Paul said no explanation would have justified what he called an unprovoked attack.
By viper1 on 2017-11-29 01:06 UTC
Democrats urge Republicans to drop repeal of Obamacare individual mandate...
In his quest to punish poor people that cannot afford health insurance, Chuck Schumer said Democrats will oppose repeal of the individual mandate. Republicans have included the repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate penalties in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which would mean that if passed Americans
By rjx32 on 2017-11-28 19:24 UTC
The Problem Isn't Populism: The Problem Is The Status Quo Has Failed...
The problem isn't populism--the problem is the status quo has failed 95% of the populace. Life isn't wonderful, prosperous and filled with expansive equality except in the Protected Elite of the top 5% of technocrats, corporate executives, tenured academics, bureaucrats, financiers, bankers,
By viper1 on 2017-11-27 18:50 UTC
White House's Mulvaney tells CFPB staff to 'disregard' Leandra English: memo...
Mick Mulvaney, U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, on Monday instructed agency staff to disregard directions from Leandra English, who was named acting director by the former head of the agency.
By viper1 on 2017-11-27 18:44 UTC
US Navy Pacific Fleet at breaking point...
3 US Navy aircraft carriers assembled off Korea in a dramatic show of force. But questions are emerging as to whether the Navy is up to challenges it faces in the Pacific
By rjx32 on 2017-11-24 18:08 UTC
Two New Women Accuse Sen. Franken Of Sexual Misconduct...
Two more women have come forward with accusations that Democratic Minnesota Sen. Al Franken inappropriately grabbed their butts during political events. These women, who spoke anonymously to HuffPost Wednesday, are the third and fourth accusers of Franken
By viper1 on 2017-11-23 04:12 UTC
Sebelius: Clinton WH "doubled down" on "abusive behavior"...
As a wave of stories unfold about sexual harassment and assault by men in power, a senior Democratic leader says her party should reflect on how it handled such charges when they were leveled against former President Bill Clinton.
By viper1 on 2017-11-23 04:05 UTC
Unserious nation...
How stands John Winthrops city upon a hill this Thanksgiving? How stands the country that was to be a light unto the nations? To those who look to cable TV for news, the answer must at the least be ambiguous. For consider the issues that have lately convulsed the public discourse of the American
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-11-21 05:17 UTC
FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show...
An FBI informant gathered extensive evidence during his six years undercover about a Russian plot to corner the American uranium market
By rjx32 on 2017-11-21 00:32 UTC
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