President Trump is rumored to have plans of firing Mueller on Dec. 22, according to California Reps. Jackie Speier and Adam Schiff.
Over the past few weeks, special counsel Robert Mueller has intensified his probe looking into the Russia scandal — first, Trump’s former national security adviser Mike Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his communication with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and promised to cooperate with the investigation; then, Trump admitted to obstructing justice […]
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who is in charge of overseeing Mueller, said he saw no good cause to fire the special counsel.
On Wednesday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended special counsel Robert Mueller and the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Russian government to manipulate the 2016 election. Rosenstein faced a series of questions from Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee, who have recently amped up their efforts to discredit Mueller’s probe […]
Even if Moore were willing to pay the costs for a recount, Alabama law might not allow him to pay for one begin with.
On Tuesday night, alleged pedophile Judge Roy Moore became the first Republican in 25 years to lose a senatorial race to a Democrat in the state of Alabama, and it appears this result might be too shocking for Moore to accept. Despite most major news outlets declaring Democrat Doug Jones the winner well before midnight, […]
Trump tried to disassociate himself from the GOP's defeat in Alabama by insisting Moore had never been his preferred candidate.
Democrat Doug Jones pulled off a stunning victory on Tuesday’s senatorial race in Alabama, beating Republican Judge Roy Moore by roughly 20,000 votes and becoming the state’s first Democratic senator in two decades. The loss was a significant one for Republicans and for Trump. In one of his customary morning tweets, the president tried to […]
Fifty-six women lawmakers signed a letter asking the House oversight committee to launch an investigation into sexual assault allegations made against President Trump.
The Democratic Women’s Working Group, an association comprised of the women Democrats serving in the House of Representatives, sent a letter to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Monday demanding that it launch an investigation into sexual assault allegations made against President Trump. Fifty-six women lawmakers signed the request. The group asked that […]
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away unexpectedly early Tuesday morning.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away unexpectedly early Tuesday morning. According to the city’s former Mayor Willie Brown, the cause of death was cardiac arrest. “It is with profound sadness and terrible grief that I confirm that Mayor Edwin M. Lee passed away on Tuesday, December 12 at 1:11 a.m. at Zuckerberg San Francisco […]
Trump attacked Gillibrand early Tuesday morning with an off-the-wall tweet that many are interpreting to have sexual undertones.
On Monday, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand told CNN that, given the long list of sexual assault and harassment allegations against him, President Trump should resign. Shocking no one, Trump responded early Tuesday morning by attacking Gillibrand on Twitter with an off-the-wall tweet that many are interpreting to have sexual undertones. “President Trump has committed […]
Regardless of whether Putin helped put him in office, Trump needs to stop fraternizing with a leader who would aid Assad in the massacre he's carried out on the Syrian people.
President Putin paid a surprise visit to a Russian military base in Syria on Monday, where he delivered a speech praising his country’s troops and announcing that his government would soon begin withdrawing a “significant portion” of its soldiers. Though some disagree as to whether the seven-year civil war in Syria is really over, numerous officials, […]
Lizza is just one of many men in the news business to be accused of harassing or assaulting their women peers.
Another prominent man in media is facing professional ramifications for alleged sexual misconduct. The latest is Ryan Lizza, New Yorker magazine’s Washington correspondent and a contributor to CNN — the former fired Lizza on Monday, the latter suspended him hours later. “The New Yorker recently learned that Ryan Lizza engaged in what we believe was improper sexual conduct. […]
Unsurprisingly, all who voted against are Democrats, while those who voted in favor are Republicans.
A fiercely divided Supreme Court voted 5-4 on Friday to lift an order filed by San Francisco District Judge William Alsup requiring the Trump administration to produce documents outlining the decision to end theDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The documents the order sought included “emails, departmental memoranda, policy directives, meeting minutes, materials considered by […]
In a statement, a spokesman for the church said it had "excused itself from hosting" the vice president, arguing that Trump's move was "inappropriate and without consideration for the feelings of millions of people."
Vice President Pence is planning on visiting Israel, occupied Palestinian territories, and other countries in the nearby region later this month, but thanks to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, multiple religious leaders have opted not to meet with Pence. The latest is Egypt’s Coptic Church. In a statement, a […]
"What is needed, very bluntly, is protection for the special counsel, because what we see more and more of is the threats and intimidation from the White House that has to be stopped through legislation I've offered," he said in a CNN interview.
“What is needed, very bluntly, is protection for the special counsel, because what we see more and more of is the threats and intimidation from the White House that has to be stopped through legislation I’ve offered,” he said in a CNN interview.
When asked if the president agreed with Moore's stance, Sanders failed to give a conclusive response.
In a normal administration, the question of whether or not the president thinks Muslims should be banned from serving in Congress would be an easy one for the White House press secretary to answer, but since it’s Donald Trump in office, Sarah Huckabee Sanders has no idea what the answer is. On Monday, Trump officially […]
Some Republicans are scrambling to avoid having their party remembered as the one who put an alleged pedophile in office.
With new polls showing that accused sexual predator Judge Roy Moore has regained the lead in the Alabama senatorial race, some Republicans are scrambling to avoid having their party remembered as the one who put an alleged pedophile in office. One of them is Arizona Senator Jeff Flake, who tweeted a photo of a $100 […]