By Jennifer Rubin It is slowly dawning on Republicans and the right-wing media echo chamber that President Donald Trump’s assault on democratic norms and the rule of law, his betrayal of his own populist campaign themes (with tax cuts for the rich and Medicaid spending cuts, for example), his misogynist and xenophobic rhetoric, his mean-spirited [...]Show More Summary
There are many ways that Donald Trump will go down in history. For instance, the news that he is the most unpopular first year President in the history of Presidential polling: Donald Trump’s plunging approval rating has officially made him the most unpopular first-year president in the history of presidential polling, according to the latest [...]Show More Summary
AND ANOTHER ONE: NBC Made Payment To Staffer After Sexual Harassment Claim Against Chris Matthews. So basically, all the people on the teevee going on about “have you no decency, sir?” are predators and pervs.
Interest in protecting net neutrality grew as corporations and the telecom industry began to break with this legacy, hurting
A NICE BOOK FOR THE RIGHT KID: Galoop-a-Doodle: A story about a little girl who really really REALLY wanted a real horse.
Two female couples have tied the knot in Australia's first same-sex weddings under new legislation allowing gay marriages. January 9 had been expected to be the first possible date for … Click to Continue »
There has been a lot of talk about Trump firing Robert Mueller. The post Trump Lawyer Adds His Own Take to the Rumor Mill appeared first on RedState.
Washington Post: “Trump’s political aides have met with 116 candidates for office in recent months, according to senior White House officials, seeking to become involved in Senate, House and gubernatorial races — and possibly contested Republican primaries as well.” “The [...]
Special counsel Robert Mueller has obtained “many tens of thousands” of Trump transition emails, including emails of Jared Kushner, transition team sources tell Axios. “Trump officials discovered Mueller had the emails when his prosecutors used them as the basis for [...]
Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV) told the Las Vegas Review Journal that he would not seek re-election following accusations of sexually inappropriate behavior with women. Said Kihuen: “I want to state clearly again that I deny the allegations in question. I [...]
“I had like a two-page summary I went through with leadership. I never saw the actual text.” — Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), in an interview with the International Business Times, denying knowing about a controversial last-minute provision slipped into the [...]
Dan Balz: “The tax bill now ready for final passage represents a big bet on the part of congressional Republicans. Facing an energized Democratic base and saddled with an unpopular president, GOP lawmakers hope that completion of the tax bill [...]
Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including … Click to Continue »
FIRST MATTIS, NOW THIS: While Most Of D.C. Slept, Sec. Zinke Wandered A Frozen Arlington Cemetery With A Christmas Wreath.
ANOTHER OPEN THREAD: Talk about whatever you like.
Twitter users pounced on Donald Trump Jr. Thursday for a tweet about the debate over net neutrality that featured a prominent typo and an apparent misconception about which president appointed the current chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Show More Summary
Brian Stelter: “An anti-Robert Mueller, anti-FBI fervor is intensifying among Trump supporters — partly thanks to a campaign by Fox News and other conservative media sources.” “The right-wing commentary and President Trump’s criticism of the FBI are part of a [...]
ANDREW MCCARTHY: Was the Steele Dossier Used to Obtain a FISA Warrant Against Trump’s Campaign? We Need To Know The Answer. I figure that was the “insurance policy.”
Pogonip put up a comment yesterday about a cat hoarding tragedy in the Columbus, OH area. Apparently someone in Gahanna, OH had collected, for lack of a better term, 166 cats. GAHANNA, OH (WCMH) –Wednesday, more than 160 cats were taken out of a Gahanna home. “We did remove 111 alive cats, 55 deceased unfortunately,” […]