Devin Nunes Disappeared the Night Before His Surprise Press Conference

Devin Nunes Disappeared the Night Before His Surprise Press Conference According to The Daily Beast, Rep. Devin Nunes was traveling in an Uber with an aide Tuesday night when he received a call on his cell phone and then left the car, giving no indication where he was going. The abrupt departure by Nunes was verified by three committee officials and a former national security official. By the next morning, Nunes announced a press conference – one that his own aides, up to the most senior level, did not know what he planned to say. “Nunes’ choice to keep...

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McCain Calls On Trump To Fill State Department Jobs

McCain Calls On Trump To Fill State Department Jobs Senator John McCain on Saturday called on Donald Trump to fill senior roles at the State Department that have been left open for the two months of Trump’s presidency. According to the Associate Press, McCain was speaking at a forum in Brussels and said it was essential to fill senior posts at the state department to support Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. McCain said Mr. Tillerson”doesn’t have a team there at the State Department. And I think it’s incumbent for the president and the administration to get people nominated and confirmed.”...

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Tom Perez, Keith Ellison Hit The Road For Multi-State Tour

Tom Perez, Keith Ellison Hit The Road For Multi-State Tour Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez and Deputy Chairman Keith Ellison hit the road on Friday on a multi-state tour named the “Democratic turnaround tour.” Perez and Ellison started their tour in Michigan and will continue on to New Jersey, Texas and Virginia. The trip is meant to help broaden the Democratic Party’s appeal during the Trump presidency. The tour is also clearly a sign from party leadership about unity and fence mending after a bruising primary contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders and later the contentious race for DNC Chair....

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Trump Has Dinner At His Hotel After Spending Day At His Golf Course

Trump Has Dinner At His Hotel After Spending Day At His Golf Course Donald Trump took some more time off from being president Saturday to go golfing after the epic collapse of his health care bill. And after some golf, Trump had dinner at his D.C. Hotel for dinner. According to poll reports, Trump’s motorcade arrived at the Trump International Hotel just after 9 pm. This is the second time Donald Trump has dined at his hotel since becoming president on January 20. Trump’s D.C. hotel has been the source of ongoing criticism as ethics watch dogs have questioned...

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Flynn Has FBI Deal, Has Turned On Donald Trump: CNN Analyst

Flynn Has FBI Deal, Has Turned On Donald Trump: CNN Analyst A CNN analyst and former Homeland Security Official dropped a potential bombshell in the Trump-Russia investigation. CNN analyst Juliette Kayyem said that her sources indicate that disgraced former national security adviser Mike Flynn has cut a deal with the FBI and is now informing on Donald Trump. “It is starting to look like, from my sources and then also from open reporting, that Mike Flynn is the one who may have a deal with the FBI and that’s why we have not heard from him for some time,” Juliette...

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Bernie Sanders Announces Medicare-For-All Push

Bernie Sanders Announces Medicare-For-All Push Just one day after the Donald Trump and Republicans epically failed in their effort to repeal Obamacre, Bernie Sanders announced he will push for a Medicare-for-all system. Sanders was speaking at a town hall in Hardwick, Vermont on Saturday when he announced that he will soon introduce a Medicare-for-all bill in the Senate. “It wasn’t just we defeated them,” Sanders at the town hall. “It was how we defeated them,” Sanders said referencing the rallies, town halls and phone calls that overwhelmed the Republican effort to repeal Obamacare. “No, we’re not going to give $300 million...

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Keith Ellison: ‘Don’t Gloat, Get Ready For Round 2’

Keith Ellison: ‘Don’t Gloat, Get Ready For Round 2’ After Republicans failed to pass their Obamacare replacement bill Friday, Congressman Keith Ellison implored his fellow Democrats not to “gloat.” “Don’t gloat; get ready for round 2. Organize!,” Ellison tweeted on Friday. Don’t gloat; get ready for round 2. Organize! — Rep. Keith Ellison (@keithellison) March 24, 2017 “The only reason it failed is because a number of Republicans felt that it did not do enough damage,” Ellison said in a statement. However, they will try again. Democrats, grassroots activists, and millions of Americans who don’t want to lose their coverage...

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Another Senate Democrat Announces He Will Oppose Gorsuch

Another Senate Democrat Announces He Will Oppose Gorsuch Senator Jack Reed, a Democrat from Rhode Island announced that he will vote against the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.  Reed said in a statement that he is voting against Gorsuch because he “has a propensity for ruling against workers in labor and employment disputes.” In a statement released Friday, Reed said he is worried about Gorsuch’s “pro-corporate tendencies” that hurt workers and consumers. “If Judge Gorsuch is confirmed to the Supreme Court, I worry he would try to circumscribe voting rights and consumer protections and impose...

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Flynn Discussed Kidnapping Of Dissident With Turkish Ministers During Campaign: Report

Flynn Discussed Kidnapping Of Dissident With Turkish Ministers During Campaign: Report Donald Trump’s disgraced former national security adviser Michael Flynn discussed kidnapping a Muslim cleric from the United States in a September meeting with Turkish government ministers, according to former CIA Director James Woolsey who was invited to the meeting. Woolsey told the The Wall Street Journal on Friday about the meeting saying, “You don’t send out folks to haul somebody overseas.” The former CIA director also said of Flynn’s kidnapping planning that it was “a covert step in the dead of night to whisk this guy away.” Earlier this month,...

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Hillary Clinton: Trumpcare’s Failure A ‘Victory For ‘Victory For All Americans’

Hillary Clinton: Trumpcare’s Failure A ‘Victory For ‘Victory For All Americans’ Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded on Twitter Friday to the Republicans failure to pass their Obamacare repeal bill by calling it a “victory for all Americans.” Clinton, who beat Donald Trump in the popular vote by roughly 3 million votes, has generally kept a low profile since the election. However on Friday she released a statement on Twitter celebrating the victory for Democrats and urged them to continue the fight. Clinton’s statement opened with, “Today was a victory for the 24,000,000 people at risk of losing...

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