Behind Closed Doors, Trump Is Childishly Mocking Lawmakers (TWEETS)

Behind Closed Doors, Trump Is Childishly Mocking Lawmakers (TWEETS)

President Donald Trump is seemingly losing whatever little impulse control he had before, behaving in childish ways behind closed doors. Axios reports that Trump has taken to mimicking the mannerisms of some top lawmakers he has been at odds with in recent weeks, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. John McCain. The president […]

Democrats Need To Fight For Alabama Senate Seat — Even If May They Lose (VIDEO)

Democrats Need To Fight For Alabama Senate Seat — Even If May They Lose (VIDEO)

There’s very little doubt that Roy Moore, the controversial far-right conservative who won the GOP primary runoff race on Tuesday night, is the clear favorite to win in the general election that’s slated for December against Democrat Doug Jones. Alabama, which President Donald Trump won by almost 30 points last fall, is among the reddest […]

Trump Lashes Out At Advisers After Backing Losing Candidate (VIDEO)

Trump Lashes Out At Advisers After Backing Losing Candidate (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump likes to remind us all that he’s a “winner” — even though he lost the popular vote in the presidential election, has filed for bankruptcy six times, and has yet to pass a major piece of legislation in his first eight months in office. So after Tuesday’s primary election results in Alabama, […]

Synagogue In Madison Vandalized With Swastikas On Eve Of Rosh Hashanah (TWEETS)

Synagogue In Madison Vandalized With Swastikas On Eve Of Rosh Hashanah (TWEETS)

The city of Madison, Wisconsin, is considered a liberal oasis in a state that voted this past fall for Donald Trump. Often celebrated (or chastised, depending on your point of view) as the “Berkeley of the Midwest,” this university town with a population of a quarter of a million people tends to be seen as […]

Trump Is Using His Campaign Fund To Pay For Russia Legal Fees (TWEETS)

Trump Is Using His Campaign Fund To Pay For Russia Legal Fees (TWEETS)

President Donald Trump is using campaign funds from his donors, as well as donations made to the Republican National Committee, in order to pay his legal fees, Reuters is reporting. The move is not wholly illegal: the Federal Election Commission does allow the use of campaign funds to help pay for legal fees of any […]

Why Hillary Clinton Might Still Question The Legitimacy Of The Election (VIDEO)

Why Hillary Clinton Might Still Question The Legitimacy Of The Election (VIDEO)

In a recent interview with National Public Radio, Hillary Clinton, the nominee for the Democratic Party during the 2016 presidential election, explained that she may still choose to question the legitimacy of Donald Trump’s win if evidence surfaces that his campaign indeed collaborated with Russian agents. When asked directly whether she would question the results under […]

GOP Base Splintering Between Support For Trump Versus Congress (VIDEO)

GOP Base Splintering Between Support For Trump Versus Congress (VIDEO)

Recent news reports and polling data all seem to confirm one troubling fact for the Republican Party: their base of support tends to back President Donald Trump more than the party itself. That could prove to be troubling for members of the GOP in Congress, many of whom have shown wavering support for some of […]

Poll Reveals Most Americans Don’t Trust Trump To Deal With North Korea (VIDEO)

Poll Reveals Most Americans Don’t Trust Trump To Deal With North Korea (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump is untrustworthy in the eyes of millions of Americans. His many lies since becoming president have been well-documented, and a good number of people are paying attention to them. On at least one issue, we know that a majority of the citizenry doesn’t trust Trump at all: how to best deal with […]

A Student Sat During The Pledge of Allegiance — His Teacher’s Response Is Disgusting

A Student Sat During The Pledge of Allegiance — His Teacher’s Response Is Disgusting

Quiet protests seem to arouse the strangest responses these days. This is especially true in the NFL, where many players have decided to sit during the National Anthem in protest of police abuse and other racial disparities against people of color that are still present in the United States. These players have endured countless verbal […]

Jemele Hill Was Right: Trump Is A White Supremacist (TWEETS)

Jemele Hill Was Right: Trump Is A White Supremacist (TWEETS)

ESPN contributor Jemele Hill took a lot of heat this week for speaking her mind on President Donald Trump. In a series of tweets earlier this week, Hill suggested that Trump harbored racist attitudes, and surrounded himself with people in the White House who shared similar ideals. After pressure was put on the network from […]

Hillary Clinton Reveals What She Thinks Of The Electoral College (VIDEO)

Hillary Clinton Reveals What She Thinks Of The Electoral College (VIDEO)

Former Democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton is calling for the end of the archaic way we select the commander-in-chief, saying it’s time once and for all that we get rid of the Electoral College. “I think it needs to be eliminated,” Clinton said in a recent interview. “I’d like to see us move beyond […]

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

With Hurricanes Irma and Harvey devastating the Gulf Coast in recent weeks, most Americans are recognizing these new “super storms” for what they are: evidence of climate change negatively impacting our world. Scientists warned that these once-in-a-lifetime storms would become more commonplace as climate change progressed. And most Americans agree — not just because of […]

Most Americans Would Benefit Financially From Bernie’s Healthcare Bill — Here’s Why

Most Americans Would Benefit Financially From Bernie’s Healthcare Bill — Here’s Why

A handful of Democratic senators are pledging to co-sponsor independent Sen. Bernie Sanders’s plan for single payer healthcare coverage in the United States. At least five senators have signed onto the plan, including Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Tammy Baldwin. Others, including moderate Democrats Max Baucus and Jon Tester, who have […]

How I Explained September 11 To My Son (VIDEO)

How I Explained September 11 To My Son (VIDEO)

I was 17-years-old when the attacks of September 11 happened. Even though I didn’t live anywhere close to New York, Washington D.C., or even Pennsylvania, I will never forget that day, and consider it a formative event in my life. I think that a lot of people from the Millennial generation agree — 9/11 changed […]

The Right Freaks Out At JLaw For Saying Hurricanes Are Trump’s Fault — Which She Never Said (VIDEO)

The Right Freaks Out At JLaw For Saying Hurricanes Are Trump’s Fault — Which She Never Said (VIDEO)

Conservatives on social media are freaking out because Jennifer Lawrence reportedly said that the recent hurricanes that have hit the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean are the result of Mother Nature’s “wrath” against American voting for Donald Trump. Trouble is, you’d be hard-pressed to find any audio or video evidence of Lawrence saying such a […]

Fissures Within the GOP? This Might Be Just The Beginning (VIDEO)

Fissures Within the GOP? This Might Be Just The Beginning (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump bucked many people’s expectations this week when he made an agreement with his political rivals, Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, over the debate on the extending debt ceiling. Not only did Trump agree to a three-month fix on the issue — a plan that other Republican leaders like Speaker of the […]

GOP Mayoral Candidate Claims Being White Is A Qualification To Lead

GOP Mayoral Candidate Claims Being White Is A Qualification To Lead

There are many reasons why someone might suggest they should be chosen to serve a particular elected office. Experience dealing with the types of duties the office might entail, or bold new ideas for what can be changed, are often touted by candidates who feel they’d be the best person for the job. But implying […]

Sources Say Ex-Sheriff David Clarke To Join Trump Super PAC (VIDEO)

Sources Say Ex-Sheriff David Clarke To Join Trump Super PAC (VIDEO)

Sheriff David Clarke, the controversial Milwaukee County lawman with strong ties to Donald Trump, is reportedly taking a position with a Trump-aligned super PAC, sources are reporting. Report: [email protected] to go to work for Trump PAC https://t.co/zlzFCQNFZf via @journalsentinel — Daniel Bice (@DanielBice) September 5, 2017 Clarke abruptly resigned from his position as sheriff last […]

Mueller Has First Draft Letter Of Comey Firing Indicating He’s Pursuing Something Big (VIDEO)

Mueller Has First Draft Letter Of Comey Firing Indicating He’s Pursuing Something Big (VIDEO)

The New York Times is reporting that Robert Mueller, special counsel leading the investigation into Russian meddling in our nation’s elections last fall, received a first draft letter commissioned by President Donald Trump that laid out the administration’s original rationale for firing former FBI Director James Comey. It’s unclear as yet whether the memo, which was originally written by […]

Trump Blasts Comey On Twitter — Law Blog Author Explains How Things Actually Work (TWEETS)

Trump Blasts Comey On Twitter — Law Blog Author Explains How Things Actually Work (TWEETS)

A friend of former FBI Director James Comey, and a prolific law blog author, has blasted President Donald Trump for making comments on Twitter about a legal process the president apparently doesn’t fully understand. Trump tweeted out this morning about a report on James Comey, in which the former director had written a draft statement that […]