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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Oliver Willis
Rep. Scott Taylor

GOP Representative’s Election-Rigging Attempt Blows Up In Court

An attempt to rig a House race in Virginia for GOP Rep. Scott Taylor has completely blown up, implicating several staffers in a scandal just months before the election.

September 6, 2018

Sen. Feinstein Reminds Republicans: You Blocked Garland

The Senate Republicans who are trying to ram through Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination are the same ones who blocked the nomination of Merrick Garland.

September 5, 2018
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures while delivering a speech at the Alumisourse Building in Monessen, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 28, 2016.

Nearly 500 Children Still Kept From Parents By Trump

The Trump administration is still keeping 497 children from their families.

September 2, 2018
Obamacare_replacement_brainstorming_session

With McCain Gone, GOP Scheming To Repeal Obamacare

Republicans are using McCain’s death to try to install a politician who will vote to repeal Obamacare. Most Arizonans back keeping the law in place, not undermining it.

August 30, 2018
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Republicans Defend Senate Memorial To White Supremacist

David Perdue opposes renaming the Russell Senate building after late Sen. John McCain, despite Russell’s history of racism and pro-segregation activism.

August 30, 2018

Aid To Farmers Falls Short Of Damage From Trump Tariffs

Trump’s bailout to cover for his ill-advised trade war is falling far short of what farmers need — and they are letting him know just how badly he failed.

August 29, 2018

Sandy Hook Parents Blast Sen. Cruz For Defending Conspiracist Alex Jones

Ted Cruz supports Alex Jones’ use of Facebook to spew his favorite conspiracy theories. But lawyers for the families of Sandy Hook victims weren’t going to let him get away with that.

August 27, 2018
Trump, Tone

Over 500 Children Remain Separated From Families By Trump Bureaucracy

Over 500 migrant children are still being held in custody by the U.S. government, and away from their parents, despite court-ordered reunification.

August 26, 2018
NIH

Homeland Security Promoted False Information To Reject Refugees

Trump’s Department of Homeland Security told staff to find ‘positive gems’ to share about dangerous situations refugees were fleeing.

August 26, 2018

South Africa Summons US Envoy To Protest Trump’s Racist Conspiracy Tweet

The South African government is now trying to clean up the mess created by Trump’s latest racist lies.

August 25, 2018

Pompeo Trip To Pyongyang Cancelled As Nuke Deal Unravels

Trump is finally admitting that he didn’t fix of all our problems with North Korea after all.

August 25, 2018
Trump's children to run blind trust and transition team

Taxpayers Spent $32K So Don Jr. Could Rake In $15 Million

Donald Trump Jr. spent over $32,000 of taxpayer money for a trip to India that netted his family over $15 million in sales.

August 20, 2018
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a speech at the Alumisourse Building in Monessen, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 28, 2016. REUTERS/Louis Ruediger

Pretending To Defend Free Speech, Trump Backs Conspiracy Mongers

Trump doesn’t like free speech and has repeatedly argued in favor of limiting speech he doesn’t like. But now that his allies like Alex Jones are facing consequences for spreading hate and lies, Trump is pretending to love free speech.

August 19, 2018
Trump

White House Counsel Cooperating With Special Counsel

White House counsel Don McGahn is working with the Mueller investigation, revealing details of how Trump has been trying to obstruct justice in the Russia probe.

August 19, 2018
Obstruction

Admiral Who Ran Bin Laden Raid Dares Trump To Revoke His Clearance

‘Add my name to the list of men and women who have spoken up against your presidency.’

August 17, 2018
Trump, Media

On Charlottesville Anniversary, Trump Gives Racists A Pass

Trump marked the anniversary of deadly race riots in Charlottesville, Virginia, by giving racists yet another pass, and refusing to single out neo-Nazis or white supremacists he has praised in the past.

August 12, 2018
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Top Trump Ally Suspends Campaign After Corruption Indictment

Trump claimed he would drain the swamp. Now the first member of Congress to endorse him is pulling out of his election following a corruption arrest.

August 12, 2018
Sad Trump Bad Week

‘Space Force’ Looks Like A Campaign Fundraising Scam

The Trump administration is pushing its ‘space force’ idea while the Trump campaign is pushing ‘space force’ swag. It sure looks like making money was the entire point all along.

August 11, 2018

Trump’s EPA Bringing Back Deadly Asbestos — From Russia

Trump’s EPA is gutting restrictions on asbestos — one of the most dangerous carcinogens ever used in construction.

August 8, 2018

Heading To Ohio, Trump Attacks Favorite Son Lebron

Trump launched a racist attack on NBA superstar LeBron James, a product of Ohio, hours before going to the state to campaign for candidate Troy Balderson.

August 5, 2018
Obama, Trump

New Poll: Trust In Trump Scraping Bottom

A new poll shows disaster at nearly every turn for Trump and the Republicans who enable him as the midterm elections get closer.

August 5, 2018
Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Clams To Oppose Family Separation, Then Defends Policy

After weeks of silence as her father put children in cages and ripped their families apart, Ivanka Trump said family separation was a personal ‘low point,’ then quickly resumed defending the policy and blaming parents.

August 3, 2018
obstruction

Rudy Claims President Can Obstruct Justice At Will

Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani argues that Trump has the legal right to obstruct the Russia probe if and when he wants to.

August 2, 2018
Donald Trump talking

Wealthy Execs Got Massive ‘Trump Bump’ From Tax Bill

Ultra-rich CEOs are raking in even more millions of dollars, thanks to the GOP’s tax scam.

July 31, 2018
Trump met with spy chiefs about Russian hackers

Trump Tariffs Impose $350M ‘Tax’ On Your Beer

Trump’s tariffs on aluminum and steel will raise production costs on beer brewers, and raise prices for beer drinkers.

July 31, 2018