IN THE WASHINGTON POST: I wasn’t a Trump supporter. I am now. “This may seem like an odd moment for saying so, but a year into the presidency of Donald Trump, I’m elated. Trump was not my first or even second choice for president, but a full two years ago I predicted he would win. […]
The Washington Post reports: A neighbor of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, has agreed to plead guilty in federal court in a November attack that left the nation’s best known libertarian with six broken ribs and briefly sidelined him during debate over the tax overhaul, according to court documents. Show More Summary
The Washington Post took another stab this week at the president’s claim that illegal immigrants bring crime. The Post assessed claims by Trump in 2015 and awarded him four Pinocchios – meaning it ranks the statement as absolutely false. It used the same techniques in 2018 to award the president four Pinocchios. The 2015 assessment […]
CNN praised the recently released movie on the Washington Post’s reporting on the Pentagon Papers, “The Post.” The movie features two prominent liberal actors, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep. It was directed by Steven Spielberg. The review said that the movie “was made for this moment, in more ways than one.” It continued the pro-journalism […]
Living Vinaya in the West is the first training program offered in the U.S. for Western nuns with English translations and resources. The post First-of-its-kind nuns’ training to take place in Washington State appeared first on Lion's Roar.
One threat posted to social media caused evacuation at Hammond Middle School; a similar threat was made to George Washington Middle School.
A new poll from The Washington Post shows that the public overwhelmingly blames Trump and the GOP for what seems to be an imminent government shutdown. 48% blame Trump and Republicans, 28% blame Democrats. A key indicator: independents fault the GOP 46% to 25%. Show More Summary
A study about concussions and the risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is generating national headlines: USA Today: New Boston University study links repetitive hits to head, not concussions, to CTE Washington Post: A new study shows that hits to the head, not concussions, cause CTE TIME: Repeated Hits to the Head — Not Concussions — May […]
Washington legislators introduced an NRA-backed bill to protect the private, personal information of Washington's concealed pistol license holders from public records requests. This post Washington: CPL Permit Confidentiality Bill Introduced appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
A new ABC News/Washington Post poll finds substantially greater Republican risk in a government shutdown, with Americans by a 20-point margin saying they’re more likely to blame Donald Trump and the Republicans in Congress than the congressional Democrats if one [...]
Here is a thread for discussion about the imminent federal government shutdown, if Republicans can't get their shit together and stop trying to deny healthcare access to children, among other indecencies.Over at the Washington Post,Show More Summary
Washington Post: “For Democrats, there is hope in surveys showing that more Americans would blame Trump and the GOP. For Republicans, the numbers offer this glimmer: In conservative states, the blame would shift to Democrats if the public perceives the [...]
The Washington Post reports: The House passed a short-term extension of government funding late Thursday after Republican leaders, with help from President Trump, cobbled together enough GOP votes to overcome an internal revolt. Still,...Show More Summary
Ahead of opening later this year, Apple has posted several job listings for various positions at their new retail location in the District of Columbia. Located inside the historic former Carnegie Library, the new store will be Apple’s second in Washington D.C., and one of the company’s largest historic restoration projects to date. more…
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The Trump administration on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to immediately review a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that paused the administrations efforts to dismantle the DACA program, the Washington Post reports. The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to uphold Trump’s decision...
In December, German hacker Andy Müller-Maguhn provided the Washington Post with what is described as a “rare look inside the secretive world of Julian Assange and WikiLeaks.” Müller-Maguhn, a close confidant of Assange, with “roots,” of their relationship dating back to the 1980s, revealed what’s it like to work for the eccentric WikiLeaks founder. Show More Summary
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a college student from the University of Alabama thought it was the right time to put her racist personality on Instagram for the world to see. As a result, according to The Washington Post, she has been expelled from the University of Alabama.
The Washington Post shocked readers on Wednesday when it reported that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told the Congressional Hispanic Caucus during a visit to the Hill that President Donald Trump’s initial vision for the southern...Show More Summary
Paul Waldman, a senior writer with The American Prospect magazine and a blogger for The Washington Post, says democrats should be thanks that racist criminal nutcase Joe Arpaio is running for the Senate. And on the outside chance heShow More Summary