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Sunday, June 24, 2018

#EndorseThis: Stephen Colbert issues apology to Eric Trump

After a weeklong hiatus, Late Show host Stephen Colbert made it back to work just in time for President Trump’s White House to collapse under the weight of (what else but) its very own email scandal.

July 12, 2017
Colbert slices up Pizzagate, Flynn and Alex Jones

#EndorseThis: Colbert Slices Up Pizzagate, Mike Flynn, And Alex Jones

Stephen Colbert, perhaps the nation’s most skillful satirist of news as entertainment, is fed up with fake news – especially in the wake of the “Pizzagate” hoax that resulted in a shooting incident.

December 8, 2016
Hillary Clinton boards campaign plane, October 28, 2016

FBI Director: Agency Has Found New Emails ‘Pertinent’ To Clinton Probe

With just 11 days to go before the election, FBI Director James Comey said in a letter to congressional Republicans that the agency had learned of emails that appeared to be pertinent to its investigation.However, he said the FBI did not know if the emails were significant.

October 28, 2016
Democratic vice presidential candidate Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) speaks at K'NEX in Hatfield, Pennsylvania, July 29, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Tim Kaine Says Congressional Republicans Strategically Leak Investigation Details To The Press — He’s Right

Kaine’s support of publicly releasing all documents provided to Congress is a response to the selective “drip” of politically damaging information from congressional Republicans to the media. That drip isn’t likely to end any time soon.

August 17, 2016
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage for a campaign speech outside the shuttered Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey July 6, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Clinton Says She Relied On State Staff For Classification Decisions

After maintaining for more than a year that she did not send or receive classified information through her unauthorized private email system, Clinton acknowledged in a string of interviews on Friday she may have at least unwittingly done so

July 9, 2016
Colin Powell salute

Rice Aides, Powell Got Classified Info On Personal Email Accounts

Former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell and aides to his successor, Condoleezza Rice, both received classified information a handful of times via personal email accounts, the top Democrat on a congressional oversight panel said on Thursday.

February 4, 2016
Hillary emails Jeff Danziger

Cartoon: Hillary’s Emails

“I’ve changed my mind…”

February 3, 2016
Hillary Clinton

Emails Give Behind-The-Scenes Glimpse Of Clinton

The portrait of Hillary Clinton that emerges from her tens of thousands of recently released emails is different from what people see on TV.

December 1, 2015

Justice Department Weighs Request To Probe Clinton Emails

The Justice Department said it is weighing a request to look into the possible mishandling of classified information in Hillary Clinton’s private email account .

July 24, 2015

Clinton Camp Defends Email Use As Watchdogs Said To Seek Probe

Controversy over Hillary Clinton’s decision to use private email while she was serving as secretary of state have dogged her presidential campaign since before it officially started.

July 24, 2015

State Department Seeks 2016 Release Of Hillary Clinton’s Email

Spurred by Republican criticism and a “Vice News” lawsuit, the State Department is reviewing Hillary’s emails before releasing them in January.

May 19, 2015

The Clinton Deal

Hillary Clinton’s email controversy could actually be helpful to her campaign — if she draws the right conclusions from it.

March 12, 2015
Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her phone in Busan, Korea on November 30, 2011 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

State Department Inconsistent On Email Records, Watchdog Says

A watchdog is casting doubt over the State Department’s email policies.

March 11, 2015
Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her phone in Busan, Korea on November 30, 2011 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

Clinton Regrets Not Using Official Email Account

Find out what Hillary Clinton had to say at her big press conference.

March 10, 2015
Speaker John Boehner addresses the audience in National Statuary Hall at the statue dedication for the late Barry M. Goldwater. February 11, 2015. (Official Photo by Caleb Smith)

Clinton Controversy Highlights Gaps In Email Rules For Congress

When it comes to email transparency, Congress rarely practices what it preaches.

March 10, 2015

Hillary Clinton Email Probe Expected To Take Months

The State Department review of Hillary Clinton’s emails won’t be quick.

March 6, 2015
Governor Andrew Cuomo delivers remarks at the start of the Little Neck Douglaston Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 26, 2014. (Diana Robinson/Flickr)

Technology Does Not Guarantee Transparency

As New York politicians are proving, the age-old tricks of subterfuge are still available in the information age.

March 6, 2015

Under Pressure, Hillary Clinton Asks State Department To Release Her Emails

Hillary Clinton wants the public to see her emails.

March 5, 2015

Hillary Clinton’s Emails: Is This A Scandal? Or A ‘Scandal’?

Is there any evidence of actual wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton and her staff – or merely the same old stink of insinuation?

March 4, 2015

At Emily’s List Gala, Hillary Clinton Steers Clear Of Email Controversy

Hillary Clinton avoided her email controversy at a Tuesday night speech.

March 4, 2015

Friend Offered Advice To Port Authority Executive As Bridge Scandal Raged

By Shawn Boburg, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) HACKENSACK, N.J. — Two days after an email surfaced in January linking the George Washington Bridge lane closures to a deputy chief of staff in New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s office — and with questions swirling about who else was involved — a top Port Authority executive who […]

September 9, 2014