Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Under Investigation For Private Jet Use

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Under Investigation For Private Jet Use Another Trump administration official is under scrutiny for private jet travel. Investigators at the Treasury Department are now investigating an August 15 private jet trip taken by Secretary Steve Mnuchin from New York to Washington, D.C., according to ABC News. According to ABC, Mnuchin flew up to New York commercially and returned to Washington on an Air Force C-37 jet, which took less than an hour. “Mnuchin and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who also flew on that government jet, flanked the president during his remarks,” ABC notes. The news...

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Congressman Joins Mental Health Group To Push For Trump’s Impeachment

Congressman Joins Mental Health Group To Push For Trump’s Impeachment Representative Jamie Raskin, a Democrat from Maryland, is scheduled to speak at a town hall organized by Duty to Warn. This organization consists of mental health professionals, who are calling for Trump’s removal from office – they think he is not psychologically fit. Mental health professionals “believe they have a duty to warn the public about the dangers posed by Donald Trump’s mental health.” At the town hall, Raskin is expected to discuss legislation he introduced earlier this year to establish an Oversight Commission on Presidential Capacity. This would...

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BREAKING: McCain Announces He Will Vote No On Graham-Cassidy Bill

BREAKING: McCain Announces He Will Vote No On Graham-Cassidy Bill John McCain just killed his party’s Obamacare repeal bill again. Senator John McCain announced Friday that he will vote no on his party’s last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare. The Arizona Senator said he cannot “in good conscience” support the Obamacare repeal bill. “I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal,” the Arizona Republican said in a statement. “I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried. Nor could I support it without knowing how much it will cost, how...

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At Least 21 Million People Would Lose Health Care If GOP Bill Becomes Law

At Least 21 Million People Would Lose Health Care If GOP Bill Becomes Law Because Republicans are moving so fast, this may be the only analysis we get on the Graham-Cassidy bill before the Senate votes.  Senate Republicans are racing to pass their last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill, known as Graham-Cassidy. And while they are not allowing for a formal Congressional Budget Office estimate, other studies are revealing just how catastrophic the GOP bill could be. According to a study released Friday, the Republican bill would cause at least 21 million people to lose health coverage by 2026. The analysis,...

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For Third Straight Night, Jimmy Kimmel Slams GOP Over Obamacare Repeal (Video)

For Third Straight Night, Jimmy Kimmel Slams GOP Over Obamacare Repeal (Video) Kimmel on Trump: He barely knows the difference between Melania and Ivanka [watch video below] Comedian Jimmy Kimmel took Republicans to task for a third straight night over their plan to repeal Obamacare on his show Thursday night. In addition to slamming Bill Cassidy for breaking his pledge, Kimmel went after Donald Trump who he said doesn’t know what is in the bill. “He barely knows the difference between Melania and Ivanka,” Kimmel joked. Watch the full segment here: [image via Jimmy Kimmel...

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Every Single Medicaid Director Just Came Out Against New Obamacare Repeal

Every Single Medicaid Director Just Came Out Against New Obamacare Repeal Literally, every single one in the whole country.  Every Medicaid Director in the nation has come out against the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal bill, according to a new report by The Hill. “The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) warned Republicans on Thursday that the Senate’s latest ObamaCare repeal bill would place a massive burden on states,” the report notes. The Graham-Cassidy bill has massive cuts to the nation’s Medicaid system and would lead to millions losing health coverage. The National Association of Medicaid Directors released a statement Thursday...

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Tom Price Has Spent $300,000 In Taxpayer Money On Private Jets

Tom Price Has Spent $300,000 In Taxpayer Money On Private Jets Hypocrite Tom Price used to complain about private jet travel by government officials – not anymore. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is a big fan of private jets. So much so that the Secretary has used a private jet at least 24 times while on government business, according to a new report by Politico. And all that jet-setting has cost the taxpayers at least $300,000. “Since being confirmed in early February, Price has developed a reputation inside the agency for flying on private charters rather than...

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Mueller Wants Air Force One Phone Records: Report

Mueller Wants Air Force One Phone Records: Report Dozens of calls were made from Air Force One while Donald Trump dictated the statement about Trump Jr’s Russia meeting.  Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s document request to the White House included a demand for phone records from Air Force One, Politico is reporting. The revelation is important because it is alleged that President Trump dictated the public statement from his son Donald Trump Jr. aboard Air Force One after it was reported that he met with a Kremlin lawyer at Trump Tower during the campaign. According to reports, advisors to the...

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Facebook Agrees To Turn Over 3,000 Ads Purchased By Russians In 2016: Report

Facebook Agrees To Turn Over 3,000 Ads Purchased By Russians In 2016: Report Facebook has agreed to turn over to Congressional investigators 3,000 ads purchased by Russian-linked groups during the 2016 election. “We believe it is vitally important that government authorities have the information they need to deliver to the public a full assessment of what happened in the 2016 election,” wrote Facebook’s General Counsel Colin Stretch. “That is an assessment that can be made only by investigators with access to classified intelligence and information from all relevant companies and industries — and we want to do our part.”...

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BOMBSHELL: Manafort Offered ‘Campaign Briefings’ To Putin Ally During Election

BOMBSHELL: Manafort Offered ‘Campaign Briefings’ To Putin Ally During Election We just got the clearest evidence yet of collusion with Russia.  Paul Manafort offered private campaign briefings to a Russia billionaire closely allied with Vladimir Putin, the Washington Post is reporting. According to the bombshell new report, Paul Manafort made the offer in an email to an overseas intermediary, asking that a message be sent to Oleg Deripaska, an aluminum magnate with whom Manafort had done business in the past, these people said.” In an email on July 7, 2016, Manafort wrote, “If he needs private briefings we can accommodate.”...

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