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Congressional Climate Witch Hunt Reaches an Impasse’s outside counsel requested a meeting with the Congressional Science Committee last month to discuss Lamar Smith's subpoenas and issues related to climate change science. According to, however, its request to meet Smith and the committee has been denied.

House Republicans receive FBI notes from Clinton interview

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Oversight Committee said Tuesday it had received FBI documents related to the agency's recently closed investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server during her tenure as secretary of state. Though...Show More Summary

In sign of thawed relations, top Sanders aide joins DNC on conference call as a ‘featured guest’

In a move meant to bolster party unity, the former campaign manager of Bernie Sanders’s failed presidential bid joined leaders of the Democratic National Committee on a conference call Monday night and pledged the senator from Vermont would actively campaign for Hillary Clinton this fall. Jeff Weaver, who guided Sanders’s surprisingly strong challenge to Clinton, […]

Straight Journo Who Penned “Gay Baiting” Grindr Story Has Been Sent Home From Rio

last weekLGBT / Gay : Queerty

On Sunday, The International Olympic Committee (IOC) made an announcement that will no doubt make plenty of people happy, our readership not least among them. Related: Everyone’s Pissed At This Straight Journalist Who Used Grindr To Out Gay Athletes In Rio Following his “gay baiting” story — in which Daily Beast contributor Nico Hines scored Grindr dates [...]

The Hard Truth About ISIL And Terrorism

On June 28, 2016, President Obama's Special Envoy to the counter-ISIL coalition testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that the Islamic State as an organization is undergoing its most treacherous time on the battlefield. "The trajectory is positive," Brett McGurk commented in his opening statement. Show More Summary

US Should Increase Efforts to Combat Trafficking of Syrian Refugees - Senators

US Senate Foreign Relations Committee member said that US Secretary of State Kerry should increase efforts to fight human trafficking among the Syrian refugee population.

Govt committee exploits Ice Bucket Challenge ‘breakthrough’ to plug industry-friendly ‘Cures Act’

Kevin Lomangino is the managing editor of He tweets as @klomangino. The House Energy and Commerce Committee has been relentless and creative in its public relations campaign to support the 21st Century Cures Act...Show More Summary

Obama says Russian hack would not upset relations with Putin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that if Russia had engaged in hacking the Democratic National Committee it would be something he would discuss with President Vladimir Putin, but it would not wildly alter their relationship.

DCCC Hacked, FBI Investigating if Related to DNC Hack

First, it was the DNC (Democratic National Committee) whose emails got hacked, possibly by hackers hired by Russia’s military intelligence service, the GRU (also known as APT 28 or Fancy Bear) or by lone hackers on their own. Now, the FBI is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

DCCC hack: FBI probes Democratic congressional group intrusion; Links to DNC hack and Russia investigated

4 weeks agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Yet another U.S. Democratic Party group has been hacked, the FBI said today. This latest cyberattack against the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (or DCCC) could be related to an earlier hack against the Democratic National Committee, Reuters reported, citing unnamed sources on the FBI investigation. (more…)

“Exclusive: FBI investigates hacking of Democratic congressional group – sources”

Reuters: The FBI is investigating a cyber intrusion at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) that may be related to an earlier hack at the Democratic National Committee, said four sources familiar with the matter on Thursday. The previously unreported … Continue reading ?

Hack Of Democratic Committee Investigated By FBI: Report

4 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

By Joseph Menn, Dustin Volz and Mark Hosenball SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI is investigating a cyber intrusion at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) that may be related to an earlier hack at the Democratic...Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton Selects Tim Kaine, a Popular Senator From a Swing State, as Running Mate

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

Mr. Kaine, a former governor of Virginia who is now on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, speaks fluent Spanish and has a strong friendship with Mrs. Clinton.

Russia Baits Its Breath in Anticipation of IOC Olympic Participation Ruling

The International Olympic Committee is due to make a decision on whether the Russian athletes may take part in the Olympic Games in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro in the coming days, the IOC media relations office told Sputnik on Thursday.

Hillary Clinton Is Said to Seek National Security Experience for Vice Presidential Pick

The shortlist includes James G. Stavridis, a former NATO commander, and Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, who is on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

Mike Pence Didn’t Just Support The Iraq War. He Misunderstood Military History.

last monthNews : Huffington Post

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has tapped as a running mate, revealed a misguided view of history while serving on the House International Relations Committee. During an interview...Show More Summary

Senate Republican groups gather cash ahead of election

CLEVELAND (AP) — A super political action committee and related nonprofit group raised more than $15.5 million this spring to help preserve the Senate majority. The bulk of the money, $12 million, was raised by One Nation, a nonprofit that does not have to reveal its donors and is limited in how much money it can spend on overtly political activities such as advertising.

Franchises' nominees on IPL governing council could cause conflict, says court

last monthSports / Cricket : The Cordon

The Supreme Court has asked the Lodha Committee to re-examine the recommendation relating to the presence of two franchise representatives on the IPL Governing Council

US, Turkish Military to Remain Partners if Coup Successful - Congressman

The United States should maintain relations with the Turkish military if the coup succeeds in the country, US House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul stated.

Ethics panel rebukes Kentucky lawmaker on animal rights bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veteran Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky violated House rules by allowing his wife to lobby staff members on a bill he sponsored that was related to her work, the House Ethics Committee said Thursday in a report. In the...Show More Summary

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