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House Intelligence Committee Demands Trump’s Wiretap Evidence By Monday

House Intelligence Committee Demands Trump’s Wiretap Evidence By Monday

The House Intelligence Committee has asked the White House to produce any evidence they have showing that Trump Tower was wiretapped during the election. And they want it by Monday. Last weekend, the Conspiracy Theorist in Chief had another Twitter meltdown. This time his unhinged tantrum included accusing President Obama of wiretapping Trump Tower during […]

Very Bad News For Trump, Ranking Democrat Just Annihilated Republican Claims That There’s No Russia Collusion -VIDEO

Very Bad News For Trump, Ranking Democrat Just Annihilated Republican Claims That There’s No Russia Collusion -VIDEO

The ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee has some very bad news for Trump. The committee will be investigating any potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the election. On Monday, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, held a press conference to answer questions about the Russia investigation. […]

Republican Darrell Issa Calls For Special Prosecutor To Investigate Trump’s Ties To Russia -VIDEO

Republican Darrell Issa Calls For Special Prosecutor To Investigate Trump’s Ties To Russia -VIDEO

Republicans are starting to break from the ranks. And this is a big one. Darrell Issa is now calling for a special prosecutor to investigate Trump’s ties to Russia. Until now, the Republicans have been fairly united behind Donald Trump. Most of them have been content to agree with the President that the Russia story […]

Thanks To Trump More Women Are Preparing To Run For Office…A Lot More

Thanks To Trump More Women Are Preparing To Run For Office…A Lot More

One of the only good things that has come from this Trump presidency is that women across the country are awake, energized, and organizing to fight back. And they’re doing it in a big way — including large numbers of women now preparing to run for office. Women have been paying attention. We’ve heard Trump […]

Lindsey Graham: Connection Between Trump Campaign, Russian Intelligence Would Be ‘Game Changer’ -VIDEO

Lindsey Graham: Connection Between Trump Campaign, Russian Intelligence Would Be ‘Game Changer’ -VIDEO

  It seems this scandal is getting worse by the day. And Republicans are finally taking serious note. On Monday night, Trump’s senior national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was forced to resign because he got caught for having contacts with the Russians before Trump was inaugurated and then lied to cover it up. And then […]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Something To Say About The Electoral College And A Broken Congress

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Something To Say About The Electoral College And A Broken Congress

“There are some things I would like to change, one is the Electoral College.” On Monday night SCOTUS Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke at Stanford Law. And in a question-and-answer session with the students, she touched on politics. RBG lamented on how very partisan Congress and the confirmation process have become. She recalled that back in […]

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

As Hillary Clinton said during the campaign, a man who can be so easily baited with a tweet can not be trusted with the nuclear launch codes. She was right. And now the Dems are pushing legislation to limit his ability to use nukes. On Tuesday two Democratic lawmakers reintroduced a bicameral bill that would stop […]

Rachel Maddow And Chuck Schumer Discuss Blocking Trump’s SCOTUS Picks -VIDEO

Rachel Maddow And Chuck Schumer Discuss Blocking Trump’s SCOTUS Picks -VIDEO

Chuck Schumer told Trump, “You’ll be a failure.” On Tuesday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interviewed the new Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer. If you’ve been worried that the Dems might roll over on everything Trump and the GOP are about to do, this will give you some hope. Chuck Schumer is the new top Democrat […]

10 Democratic Rising Stars To Watch As Dems Rebuild

10 Democratic Rising Stars To Watch As Dems Rebuild

The Democratic Party is reeling from the disastrous 2016 elections. But, as the party scrambles to find new leadership, there are 10 bright rising stars to keep an eye on over the next couple years. The Democrats took a real beating last year, losing both the House and Senate along with the White House. And […]

House Republicans Gut Congress’ Ethics Oversight Panel

House Republicans Gut Congress’ Ethics Oversight Panel

The House Republicans just gutted the Office of Congressional Ethics. Monday night the House Republicans voted 119-74 to gut Congress’ independent ethics oversight watchdog panel. They also voted to take away the panel’s independence. The Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) was created by the Dems in March of 2008 following the Abramoff scandal. Abramoff was a […]