Sanders Agrees, Shut Down The Senate If Necessary To Stop Obamacare Repeal

Sanders Agrees, Shut Down The Senate If Necessary To Stop Obamacare Repeal   Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday confirmed his support for doing “everything possible” to prevent Republicans from repealing Obamacare. CNN reported Saturday that Senate Democrats are considering the controversial move of shutting down the Senate in order to prevent Republicans from forcing through the unpopular Republican health bill through the Senate. During an appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Jake Tapper asked Sanders if Senate Democrats were indeed planning a shut down the Senate over the GOP health care bill. “Jake, I think that the Democrats...

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Race For Georgia 6th Congressional Seat Tightens Going Into Election Day

Race For Georgia 6th Congressional Seat Tightens Going Into Election Day A new poll shows Jon Ossoff has a small lead headed into Election Day in the race for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District. According to a WSB-Landmark Communications poll, Ossoff holds a 2 point lead over Republican Karen Handel. The poll found Ossoff with support from 49.7 percent of likely voters with Handel getting support from 48 percent. The poll also found that just 2.3 percent of voters are undecided going into election day. The suburban Geogoria district has long been a Republican stronghold and both Democrats and Republicans...

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Republicans Refusing To Join Trump Administration Fearing Reputational Damage

Republicans Refusing To Join Trump Administration Fearing Reputational Damage Trump Is So Toxic Rank And File Republicans Are Refusing High-Level White House Jobs.  The chaos and growing scandals surrounding the Trump White House are not only impeding Donald Trump policy agenda, they also seem to be getting in the way of his ability to hire staff. According to a new report by the Washington Post, at least 27 Republicans who have been considered for jobs in the White House have sought advice over concerns that working for Donald Trump would cause damage to their reputation. The Republicans told the...

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Senator King Blast Trump For Not Being Interested In Russia Interference

Senator King Blast Trump For Not Being Interested In Russia Interference Donald Trump’s lack of interest in Russia election interference is circumstantial evidence of collusion. [Watch full interview below] Independent Senator Angus King on Sunday said that Donald Trump doesn’t appear to be interested in Russian election meddling despite the ongoing investigation into alleged ties between his campaign and Moscow. “I can’t imagine coming into office with this fact of this Russian engagement in our election, and not digging into it,” King told NBC’s Chuck Todd on “Meet the Press.” “I believe it is one of the most serious...

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Donald Trump’s Lawyer Contradicts Himself And Trump During Sunday Morning Interviews

Donald Trump’s Lawyer Contradicts Himself And Trump During Sunday Morning Interviews Donald Trump’s Lawyer Had A Hard Time This Morning.  [Watch video below] During a series of appearances on the Sunday morning shows, Donald Trump’s lawyer Jay Sekulow seemed to have trouble getting his story straight. Sekulow tried to claim that Donald Trump is not under investigation, even after Donald Trump confirmed the investigation via Twitter this week. However, Sekulow didn’t just have trouble getting his story straight in relation to Donald Trump’s tweets. He also seemed to contradict himself during the course of his interviews. During a particularly...

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Adam Schiff Confirms There Is Evidence Of Collusion (Video)

Adam Schiff Confirms There Is Evidence Of Collusion (Video)   Adam Schiff Turns The Screws On Trump. Congressman Adam Schiff on Sunday said he believes the investigation into alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russian election meddling is just beginning. “We are far closer to the beginning of the investigation than we are to the end,” Schiff, who is the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told ABC’s Martha Raddatz on “The Week.” Schiff, during his interview, also confirmed that he believes there is evidence of collusion between the Trump team and Russia. Schiff: “I think there...

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Democrats Considering Shutting Down The Senate To Block GOP Health Bill

Democrats Considering Shutting Down The Senate To Block GOP Health Bill Do it, Chuck!  Senate Democrats are considering a new strategy to stop Republicans from moving forward with their Obamacare repeal plan. Democrats are considering using an aggressive parliamentary maneuver that would essentially shut down the Senate, blocking Republicans from moving forward with their health bill. The plan, which was first reported by CNN, would prevent committees from meeting for more than two hours, among other roadblocks. According to CNN, “If carried through, the hardball tactics would make it difficult for Republicans to schedule votes even on uncontroversial bills...

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House Intel Committee Wants To Question Trump’s Digital Director

House Intel Committee Wants To Question Trump’s Digital Director Investigators Are Closing In On Connection Between Trump’s Digital Operation And Russia.  Investigators in the House Russia probe want to talk the digital director for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. CNN was first to report that “House Russia investigators are planning to call on Brad Parscale, the digital director of President Donald Trump’s campaign.” House investigators are looking into whether the Trump campaign or other Trump associates coordinated with the Russians in their efforts to impact the election. According to the CNN report, House investigators plan to send an invite to...

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Trump Just Hired Another Lawyer For The Russia Investigation

Trump Just Hired Another Lawyer For The Russia Investigation Donald Trump Is Clearly Worried About The Russia Investigation.  Donald Trump has hired another attorney to join his legal team. Trump is facing multiple congressional investigations as well as the special counsel investigation into obstruction of justice. Trump has hired John Dowd, a veteran Washington DC lawyer. Mr. Dowd will join Trump’s legal team run by Marc Kasowitz, who has been a longtime attorney for Trump. Dowd’s previous high-profile work includes leading the Major League Baseball investigation into Pete Rose and representing Senator John McCain in the congressional ethics charges...

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Civil Rights Watchdog To Investigate Trump Administration

Civil Rights Watchdog To Investigate Trump Administration A civil rights watchdog group has announced it will launch a two-year investigation of the Trump administration. The United States Commission on Civil Rights said it will begin the probe to examine whether civil rights offices are able to function. The United States Commission on Civil Rights is a bipartisan federal watchdog group. The organization voted unanimously to launch the two-year investigation into the “degree to which current budgets and staffing levels allow civil rights offices to perform” in Trump’s administration. In a statement, the commission noted concerns that the Trump administration’s...

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