Mika Lambasts Senile Trump Who Doesn’t Know Where His Father Was Born

Mika Brzezinski on Morning Joe

Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski couldn’t believe Donald Trump’s false claims made yesterday — and many times before — that his father Fred was born in Germany.  In fact Fred Trump was born in the Bronx, in New York City, in 1905. read more

Trump Accuses Democratic Socialists of Attacks on Biden

President Donald Trump said in a speech to a Republican group that former Vice President Joe Biden is “being taken care of pretty well by the socialists.” He was implying that recent criticisms against Biden, a potential 2020 presidential candidate, is the product of attacks coming from the left wing (i.e. Bernie Sanders wing) of the Democratic Party. read more

Nearly 60 Percent of Voters Don’t Trust Trump on Healthcare

A large majority of American voters say they don’t trust Donald Trump on health care, according to the new Politico/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday.

The poll discovered that 59 percent of voters said they don’t have “much trust” or “any trust at all” in the president on health care. read more

In Historic Election, Chicago’s New Mayor is Black, Female and Gay

Lori Lightfoot

Lori Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor, was elected as Chicago’s first black female mayor last night, in an historic first. She will also become the city’s first openly gay mayor.

She won a commanding victory after a long and grueling campaign that saw her defeat more than a dozen challengers as she won her first elected office. read more

Morning Joe Plays Brutal Video of Trump’s Empty Healthcare Promises

MSNBC’s Morning Joe program today played a brutal video montage of Donald Trump making promises about health care that have turned out to be completely false. It points out that none of Trump’s promises can be believed, especially on healthcare. read more

Deluded Trump Says the GOP Will Pass a ‘Great’ Healthcare Law After 2020

According to The Washington Post this morning, Donald Trump will not attempt to get Congress to pass legislation on healthcare — including changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare) — until after the 2020 elections. read more

While Threats Rise, Trump Shuts Down Domestic Terrorism Unit

The biggest and most dangerous group of terrorists in America is now being ignored by the Trump administration.

According to a new report this morning in The Daily Beast, Trump has completely shut down a domestic terrorism group within The Department of Homeland Security (DHS). read more

Pete Buttigieg is the #1 Social Media Star Among 2020 Democratic Contenders

Pete Buttigieg is an unusual presidential candidate with an unusual name. And according to a new report, he has been generating more social media interest than any other actual or potential 2020 Democratic candidate. read more

Panic in the White House as Trump Doubles Down on Border Closing

An inside report from the White House this morning reveals that staff members are panicking over the prospect of their boss actually going forward with his threat to close the U.S. border with Mexico.

On Friday Donald Trump made his initial threat to close the border and since then has repeated it, in effect doubling down on a draconian disaster. read more

Whistleblower: Trump Gave Security Clearances to 25 Dangerous People

A White House whistleblower is accusing President Donald Trump of overriding national security concerns to give improper security clearances to 25 people who had been turned down for having “serious disqualifying issues.” read more

Nadler Blasts Bill Barr in Scathing NY Times Opinion Letter

Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler of New York on Monday published an editorial in the New York Times telling Attorney General Bill Barr that he must release special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election by Tuesday or face legal action from Congress. read more

Scarborough to Trump: ‘Nobody Believes You. We Know It’s All a Scam’

Mika and Morning Joe Scarborough

Morning Joe’s Joe Scarborough today said that President Donald Trump and Attorney General Bill Barr are not fooling the American people. “We know it’s all a scam, and voters know it’s all a scam,” Scarborough said. read more

Big Wins For Dems in Louisiana Show That 2020 Will Be a GOP Wipeout

Over the weekend there were two big victories for Democrats in Louisiana which have sent shockwaves throughout the Republican Party.

The elections won by Democratic candidates took place in two Louisiana state districts that Trump won in 2016 by huge margins. read more

How the NY Attorney General Can Destroy Trump and His Business

New York Attorney General Letitia (Trish) James promised after she was elected in November that she would “use every area of the law” to investigate President Donald Trump. She won in a landslide, primarily because the theme of her campaign was “Get Trump.” read more

New Study Shows Rich CEO’s Are Buying the Republican Party

Make no mistake, rich people love the GOP — and their tax cuts.

According to a new study reported by Axios this morning, super-rich CEO’s of big corporations have been flooding the Republican Party with contributions. read more

Loyalty to Trump May Cost the GOP Senate Control in 2020

The battle for control of the U.S. Senate in 2020 may be decided in the cornfields of Iowa.

Incumbent Republican Senator Joni Ernst is a rising star in the GOP and her seat is supposed to be safe. But nothing is safe for Republicans now, after Donald Trump’s trade war. Trump’s tariffs have caused massive financial problems for Iowa farmers who have depended on exports to China to stay solvent. read more

House Democrats Begin Fight to See Mueller’s ‘Critical’ Evidence

A battle is brewing between Democrats in Congress and Attorney General William Barr over access to grand jury testimony, which is some of the most sensitive evidence obtained in special counsel Robert Mueller‘s investigation. read more

SNL Hilariously Mocks Barr and Trump For Spinning the Mueller Report

Baldwin and DeNiro on SNL

Robert DeNiro was on “Saturday Night Live” again last night doing an outstanding job playing the role of former special counsel Robert Mueller.

In the show’s cold opening sketch Alec Baldwin was also featured portraying President Donald Trump, doing his usual excellent job as well. read more

Trump Threatens Border Closing and Cuts in Aid to Central America

As his political situation becomes more desperate, Donald Trump has begun to threaten even more desperate moves to stop the influx of undocumented immigrants at the Mexican border.

Yesterday Trump “threatened to close the U.S. border with Mexico next week, or at least large sections of the frontier, if Mexico ‘doesn’t immediately stop all illegal immigration coming into the United States’ from the region.” read more