Politics

Gold Star Widow Releases Trump’s Call After Husband Was Killed In Afghanistan
DailyCaller | Gold star widow Natasha De Alencar released the audio of a phone conversation she had with President Donald Trump in April about the death of her husband who was killed in Afghanistan. “I am so sorry to hear about the...
O'Keefe Drops Part IV: 20-Year NYT Veteran Exposes "Culture Of Anti-Trump Bias"
ZeroHedge | First it was Audience Strategy Editor, Nick Dudich, who admitted to repeatedly promoting content that intentionally sought to, among other things, damage President Trump's businesses as a means towards forcing his...
Trump Threatens Withdrawal Of NBC Broadcast License After ‘Fake’ Tenfold-Nuke Story
NBC
ZeroHedge | Update (10:10 am ET): Continuing the theme of attacking NBC for spreading “fake news” and hearsay, President Donald Trump in a tweet accused the network of making up yet another unflattering story about Trump and his...
Julian Assange Says He Will Provide Evidence Russia Narrative Is False in Exchange for Pardon
Assange
PJMedia | WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has offered to provide evidence that the Russian collusion narrative is false in exchange for a pardon from President Trump. The president, apparently, has not yet gotten the message. On...
Yet Another Major Russia Story Falls Apart. Is Skepticism Permissible Yet?
Kremlin
TheIntercept | Last Friday, most major media outlets touted a major story about Russian attempts to hack into U.S. voting systems, based exclusively on claims made by the Department of Homeland Security. “Russians attempted to hack...
Trump tax cuts gain momentum as Rand Paul goes 'all in'
Rand Paul
Reuters | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican senator Rand Paul on Friday appeared to back the Trump administration’s sweeping tax cut plan, saying he was “all in” for massive tax cuts even as the Senate passed a key budget...
American Pravda, NYT Part 1: Slanting the News & a Bizarre Comey Connection
ProjectVeritas | Nick Dudich, Audience Strategy Editor for NYT Video, Says the Times Slants Anti-Trump News to the Front Page, “Oh, we always do.”Claims to Be “Gatekeeper” for New York Times Videos: “My imprint is on every video we do.”...
The ‘Resistance,’ Raising Big Money, Upends Liberal Politics
Resistance
NYTimes | WASHINGTON — It started as a scrappy grass-roots protest movement against President Trump, but now the so-called resistance is attracting six- and seven-figure checks from major liberal donors, posing an insurgent...
"There's A Time For War": Bannon Vows Full Assault On Republican Establishment
Steve Bannon
ZeroHedge | Following Roy Moore's decisive win in Alabama earlier this week (something we covered here), Steve Bannon has predictably seized on the momentum vowing that it is only the beginning of his "war" against the Republican...
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Kneels On House Floor In Support Of NFL Players
RealClearPolitics | Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) took to the House floor Monday night to kneel in solidarity with NFL players who chose defy President Trump and protest police brutality. Jackson Lee said you "cannot deny" that Trump...
Trump Says "Not About Race" As NFL Players, Owners Defy Calls To Stand For National Anthem
NFL
ZeroHedge | * * * * * * Update (5:50 pm ET): At an impromptu press conference at his private golf club in Bedminster, NJ, President Trump emphatically insisted that his comments about professional athletes who kneel during the...
Barack Obama earns '$400,000 an hour' with speeches to banks
Obama
Standard.co.uk | Former president Barack Obama is reportedly earning up to $400,000 (£296,000) an hour for making speeches to investment banks. The 56-year-old has been criticised by several Democratic senators who said they are “...
Democrats say they have deal with Trump on young immigrants
Trump Deal
AP | WASHINGTON (AP) — The top House and Senate Democrats said Wednesday they had reached agreement with President Donald Trump to protect thousands of younger immigrants from deportation and fund some border security...
Senate Defeats Measure to Repeal AUMF
Rand Paul
AntiWar.com | Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) had to push heavily and very publicly against the Senate leadership to get even the limited debate that ultimately occurred on his amendment, aiming to revoke the 2001 Authorization for the Use of...
Kushner used private email to conduct White House business
Kurshner
Politico | Presidential son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has corresponded with other administration officials about White House matters through a private email account set up during the transition last December, part of...
Trump urges fans to boycott NFL over anthem protests
AFP | Washington (AFP) - President Donald Trump on Sunday urged fans to boycott National Football League games to pressure it to fire or suspend players who kneel in protest during the national anthem, intensifying a battle...
Paul: ‘I won’t be bribed or bullied’ on repeal vote
Rand Paul
TheHill | Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) pushed back on Friday against pressure from President Trump to vote for a last-ditch GOP effort in the Senate to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, saying that he "won't be bribed or...
Rand Paul rejecting Obamacare repeal
Rand Paul
Politico | Rand Paul might soon go down as the Republican who saved Obamacare — and he couldn’t care less. "I'm actually happy to be out there as the leading advocate for repealing Obamacare, not keeping it," the Kentucky...