Elijah Cummings

Justice Department Calls BS On Uranium One Conspiracy Theory (TWEETS)

Justice Department Calls BS On Uranium One Conspiracy Theory (TWEETS)

For most of the week, the political world has been looking at Devin Nunes’ supposed bombshell memo and asking, “Where’s the beef?” But that’s not the only Republican-flavored alternative fact that has recently been exposed as a nothing burger. Earlier this week, one of the most insidious smears leveled against Hillary Clinton had a fork […]

White House Now Claims It’s Obama’s Fault Michael Flynn Might Have Broken The Law (VIDEO)

White House Now Claims It’s Obama’s Fault Michael Flynn Might Have Broken The Law (VIDEO)

A “high point”–if we can call it that–of the Republican National Convention last summer was General Michael Flynn inciting a mesmerized crowd to chant “Lock her up!” The “her,” of course, was Hillary Clinton, who was branded “guilty” in the manufactured email scandal that dogged her candidacy. As fervor intensified, Flynn said: “If I did a tenth […]

Congress Joins The Rest Of Us: Admits That Mike Flynn Broke Federal Law (VIDEO)

Congress Joins The Rest Of Us: Admits That Mike Flynn Broke Federal Law (VIDEO)

When Michael Flynn was shoved out as National Security Advisor in February, it was obvious to most people that he was getting the boot because of his ties to Russia and Turkey. Flynn had lied, and several progressive news outlets, including this one, called him on it. It was clear to anyone who paid attention to facts that […]

Cummings Thinks Trump Will Go Down In History As A Great President? Only In Trump’s Mind (VIDEO)

Cummings Thinks Trump Will Go Down In History As A Great President? Only In Trump’s Mind (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump tells two kinds of lies. One kind is big and grandiose – for instance, that 3 to 5 million “illegals” voted against him in last year’s election, or that his inauguration was the most heavily attended in history. This sort of untruth is, on the one hand, laugh-out-loud absurd. But it’s also […]

Leading House Dem Thinks Something Smells About Dumping Of One U. S. Attorney (VIDEO, TWEETS)

Leading House Dem Thinks Something Smells About Dumping Of One U. S. Attorney (VIDEO, TWEETS)

On Saturday, the Justice Department raised a lot of eyebrows when it fired Preet Bharara, the respected U. S. Attorney for New York’s Southern District–centered around Manhattan and the Bronx. Bharara refused to resign when Attorney General Jeff Sessions asked for the resignations of 46 U. S. Attorneys who were holdovers from the Obama administration, leading to […]

Both Parties Agree–Kellyanne Has Some Explaining To Do For Shilling For Ivanka On Our Dime (VIDEO)

Both Parties Agree–Kellyanne Has Some Explaining To Do For Shilling For Ivanka On Our Dime (VIDEO)

In the three weeks since Donald Trump took office, a lot of us have wondered–what could it possibly take for the GOP to break out of lockstep with Trump? Well, it looks like we have our answer. In case you missed it, White House senior adviser and information minister Kellyanne Conway has gotten sliced, diced, […]

WATCH: Trump Can’t Take It With Him – Could Lose Lucrative DC Hotel Lease

WATCH: Trump Can’t Take It With Him – Could Lose Lucrative DC Hotel Lease

On Thursday, December 1, 2016, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Tom Carper (D-Del.) asked General Services Administration (GSA) Director Denise Turner Roth to explain how the agency will address a major conflict of interest presented by President-elect Donald Trump. They requested an answer by next Friday, December 9, 2016. Senator Warren has energetically called for […]

Watch Pharma Bro Act Like An Idiot At Congressional Hearing (WITH VIDEOS)

Watch Pharma Bro Act Like An Idiot At Congressional Hearing (WITH VIDEOS)

When we last heard from Martin “Pharma Bro” Shkreli, the embattled pharmaceutical executive and venture capitalist was proclaiming that he really wasn’t the entitled and pompous jerk that he seemed to be on social media. Well, on Thursday, we got an indication that Pharma Bro really is an entitled and pompous jerk. At a congressional hearing, […]

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