On her Saturday night show, Fox News host Jeanine Pirro encouraged full on fascism in a characteristically unhinged screed that called for a “cleansing” at the FBI and Department of Justice—a purge, she specified, that would end with many agents and even special counsel Robert Mueller in handcuffs.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has a neat little trick for avoiding traffic in DC: taking government helicopters, instead.
Just a few days after patting himself on the back for committing to housing all of America’s homeless veterans, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin reportedly told advocates and officials that the funding for the program which would carry out that mission was being reallocated.
Thousands of people demonstrated outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to demand congress take action and protect DACA recipients—nearly 200 people were arrested in an act of civil disobedience after refusing to disperse.
Congressional Republicans just pushed through a catastrophic tax “reform” bill that adds more than a $1 trillion to the deficit while simultaneously cutting taxes for America’s wealthiest citizens. How does the Grand Old Party plan on paying for this tax cut (that could easily be described as class warfare)? Defund…
Donald Trump is set to announce his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on Wednesday. He will also announce the White House’s plans to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. As both moves are sure to further destabilize an already unstable region, the White House’s decision has…
As the Republican National Committee cozies back up with accused child predator Roy Moore, his Democratic challenger Doug Jones delivered a blistering speech during a campaign event on Tuesday. Throughout the campaign, which ends this week, Jones has repeatedly criticized Moore for his alleged sexual misconduct. His…
Two women publicly accused California Assemblyman Matt Dababneh of sexual assault and sexual harassment at a press conference on Monday. Dababneh is a Democrat who represents part of Southern California’s San Fernando Valley.
It’s been more than two months since Congress let the Children’s Health Care Program expire. Co-sponsored by Republican Orrin Hatch when introduced in 1997, CHIP now provides health insurance for nearly nine million kids and 320,000 pregnant women nationwide.
Donald Trump has reportedly told aides and at least one Senator that it isn’t actually his voice on the infamous Access Hollywood tape gloating about sexual assault during an outtake of an interview with Billy Bush. Last week, Natalie Morales of Access Hollywood, declared that the tape is “very real” before reminding…
Former FBI Director James Comey has mastered the art of the actually-not-subtle-at-all subtweet. On Sunday, after Donald Trump penned a series of characteristically unhinged tweets about the FBI’s apparently “tattered” reputation, Comey quoted himself in a tweet that was clearly directed the president.
President Donald Trump, logic master, has reportedly told aides that a government shutdown would help him politically.