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Trump’s One Great Accomplishment? Implicating The Entire GOP In Potentially Impeachable Crimes

The only absolutely necessary qualification to work for or with Donald Trump is a willingness to abet his potentially impeachable crimes. And the good news for Trump is that nearly his entire party is proving that their prime concern is covering up his potential wrongdoing — even from themselves.

May 1, 2017
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S., July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Trump Didn’t Commit Treason—But That Press Conference Was Dangerous

The Kremlin has been known to influence radical nationalist campaigns that oppose NATO in countries such as France and Finland, as well as encourage bombers to intentionally attack a U.S. base in Syria.

July 27, 2016

Release Of Jonathan Pollard Once Again Appears Under Debate

By Christi Parsons and Timothy M. Phelps, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The Obama administration appears to have begun considering the early release of Jonathan Pollard, an American serving a life sentence for spying for Israel, as it tries to nudge the Middle East peace process forward. On Monday, U.S. officials conspicuously declined to comment on […]

April 1, 2014

By Threatening Fed Chairman, Rick Perry Admitted That Easing Money Helps Economy

When Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry uttered what many heard as a physical threat against Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke for the allegedly “treasonous” act of easing the nation’s money supply, did he realize that he was actually admitting that might be a good idea? Matthew Yglesias at Think Progress points out what most political […]

August 18, 2011