Jeff Sessions Didn’t Disclose Russian Meetings On Security Clearance Forms

Jeff Sessions Didn’t Disclose Russian Meetings On Security Clearance Forms Attorney General Jeff Sessions failed to disclose on security clearance forms that he met twice last year with Russia’s ambassador, according to a new CNN report. The SF-8 clearance form requires applicants to disclose any contacts with a foreign government or its representatives over the past seven years. According to CNN, “Sessions, who met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at least two times last year, didn’t note those interactions on the form, which requires him to list “any contact” he or his family had with a “foreign government” or...

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Under Republican, Plan 51 Million Americans Will Be Uninsured By 2026

Under Republican Plan, 51 Million Americans Will Be Uninsured By 2026 How The Republican Bill Leaves 51 million Uninsured, Not 23 Million  The Congressional Budget Office released its updated analysis of the Republican Obamacare repeal plan and the numbers are truly catastrophic. CBO found that if the Republican plan becomes law 23 million Americans who have insurance under Obamacare would lose their coverage. But there is another, possibly more important, number to consider. Everyone is focused on the 23 million who will lose coverage and in many ways that is extremely important. However, the whole idea of health care reform...

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CBO: Low-Income Elderly Americans Could See Premiums Go Up 800 Percent

CBO: Low-Income Elderly Americans Could See Premiums Go Up 800 Percent   The Republican health care bill passed by House Republicans would increase insurance premiums for elderly, low-income Americans by up to 800 percent. The issue was first noted by Vox’s Sarah Kliff on Twitter. CBO estimates that in states requesting AHCA waivers, premiums for low-income elderly enrollees would go up 800 percent. That is not a typo. pic.twitter.com/W7QC4z9UUS — Sarah Kliff (@sarahkliff) May 24, 2017 The Congressional Budget Office released its updated analysis on the Republican health care bill and found that if signed into law, 23 million...

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Congressional Budget Office: Republican Plan Still Horrible

Congressional Budget Office: Republican Plan Still Horrible According to the new analysis of the Republican Obamacare repeal bill by the Congressional Budget Office, 23 million will lose their health insurance if the bill becomes law. The new analysis confirms that the bill that House Republicans passed is in fact even worse than earlier versions of the bill. The previous CBO analysis found that 24 million lose their insurance over 1o years, the new bill would be slightly better with 23 million losing insurance. The news from the CBO makes the job of Senate Republicans, who are currently working on...

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New Poll Has Some Really Bad News For Donald Trump

New Poll Has Some Really Bad News For Donald Trump A new Quinnipiac University released Wednesday finds some troubling news for Donald Trump. According to the poll, a majority of Americans think Donald Trump is abusing the powers of the office. 54 percent say Trump is abusing power, while 43 percent say he is not. And Trump’s job approval continues to be historically low. The new poll found that just 37 percent of those surveyed approve of Trump and 55 percent say they disapprove of Trump’s job performance. The poll also found that a strong majority of Americans, 55...

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Trump Not Tracking Foreign Cash He Makes Through Hotels: Report

Trump Not Tracking Foreign Cash He Makes Through Hotels: Report In yet another example of his massive conflicts of interest and violations of the Constitution’s Emoluments Clause, a new report by NBC News finds that Donald Trump has failed to track foreign cash that is pouring into his hotels. During a press conference before his inauguration, Trump said that in lieu of setting up a blind trust he would simply put his sons in charge and keep track of foreign cash that passes through his hotels. “But MSNBC has learned the Trump Organization is not tracking all possible payments...

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Donald Trump Violated Pentagon Policy By Revealing The Location Of Nuclear Submarines

Donald Trump Violated Pentagon Policy By Revealing The Location Of Nuclear Submarines Donald Trump Doesn’t Know How to Keep His Mouth Shut.  There is now an unmistakable pattern emerging of Donald Trump not being able to keep highly classified secrets. Last week it was revealed that Trump shared “code word” classified intelligence with the Russians, exposing an Israeli intelligence asset that had infiltrated ISIS in Syria. And now we learn that during a conversation with Rodrigo Duterte the authoritarian leader of the Philippines, Donald Trump shared the location of two nuclear submarines off the coast of North Korea. “We...

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House Intel Committee To Subpoena Michael Flynn

House Intel Committee To Subpoena Michael Flynn House Intel Committee Turns The Screws On Flynn.  Politico is reporting that the House Intelligence Committee will issue a subpoena to Michael Flynn in the Russia investigation. The ranking Democrat on the Intel Committee Adam Schiff is hopeful the subpoena will be issued this week. Schiff on Flynn: "It'll be necessary, I think, to subpoena not only his person but his businesses." (via @MSNBC) pic.twitter.com/cyaUp6kJ6e — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) May 24, 2017 “We initially requested his voluntary participation,” Schiff told reporters “He declined. We are going to be subpoenaing him.” The Senate...

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Joe Scarborough On Trump: ‘This Is A Whole Lot Of Dumb’

Joe Scarborough On Trump: ‘This Is A Whole Lot Of Dumb’ Joe Scarborough Is Openly Calling Donald Trump Stupid. It seems MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough has given up trying to find sense in Donald Trump’s behavior. The Morning Joe host has a new explanation for Trump – he’s stupid. Scarborough pointed out that while many people call Donald Trump evil, he thinks the explanation might be simpler – he’s clueless. “He’s like Mr. Magoo trying to shred the U.S....

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Trump Friend Carl Icahn Profiting From Setting Policy In New Administration

Trump Friend Carl Icahn Profiting From Setting Policy In New Administration Trump is letting his rich friends write the rules to regulate their own companies.  Billionaire investor Carl Icahn was given a new role in his buddy Donald Trump’s administration helping to set policy and remove regulations on the oil and gas industry. But here is the thing, Carl Icahn owns massive financial interests in the oil and gas industry. And according to a new report, Icahn has profited in a big way from his role in the Trump administration. Bloomberg reports that Icahn’s CVR Energy Inc “saved about $60...

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