Three former White House Press Secretaries Sound the Alarm about Trump Press Relations

On Meet the Press Sunday three former White House press secretaries issued stern warnings about Donald Trump’s treatment of the press and the danger our free press will face with Trump in the White House. During a panel discussion with Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd, Joe Lockhart former White House press secretary under President Bill Clinton, Nicolle Wallace former communications director for President George W. Bush and Ari Fleischer a former White House press secretary for George W Bush sounded the alarm over Trump’s treatment of the press and his seeming tenuous relationship with the truth. Joe Lockhart compared Donald Trump to President Nixon...

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A Tale of Two Tweets: The Difference Between Barack Obama and Donald Trump

There is no doubt that Barack Obama and Donald Trump are very different men – but maybe nothing better encapsulates the differences between the two men than the way they chose to tweet for New Years. Per usual Barack Obama kept it classy with a gracious tweet that said, “It’s been the privilege of my life to serve as your President. I look forward to standing with you as a citizen. Happy New Year everybody.”   It’s been the privilege of my life to serve as your President. I look forward to standing with you as a citizen. Happy New...

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Fox News Caught in Lie, Admits False Food Stamp Story

Last Tuesday, Fox News reported on “Fox & Friends” that there are millions of dollars of food-stamp fraud in the United States. Fox News Caught in Lie, Admits False Food Stamp Story On the show, co-host Abby Huntsman was introducing a panel discussion on the topic commenting, “Food-stamp fraud is at an all-time high, and some of the worst offenders this year have included a state lawmaker and a millionaire. This year, it is estimated $70 million of taxpayer money was wasted on food-stamp fraud. So is it time to end the program altogether?” Fox News story completely false But...

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Donald Trump Spends New Years Denying Russian Hack

Donald Trump spent New Years Eve denying the Russian hacking and election interference. Trump spent a few minutes with reporters at a party at his private club. During the brief question and answer session with reporters, Trump reiterated his doubts about the accuracy of U.S. intelligence analysis findings that the Russian government hacked various political organizations with the goal of helping him win the presidency. The party itself came under scrutiny because Donald Trump chose to sell tickets to the party featuring himself as the special guest. Trump thinks his son’s computer skills disprove Russian hack When asked why he doesn’t...

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Russian Malware Found on Vermont Power Utility Computer

Vermont Power Company, Burlington Electric has announced that Russian malware has been found on one of its computers. Russian Malware Found on Vermont Power Utility Computer This is the same computer code that is connected to Russian cyber attacks that U.S. intelligence agencies have said were used to hack the Democratic National Committee. This latest development in the Russian cyber attack scandal comes just one day after President Obama announced sanctions against Russia in response to the election hacking. According to Burlington Electric, the laptop was not connected to the power grid at the time the Russian malware was...

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Member Mormon Tabernacle Choir Quits Rather Than Perform at Trump Inauguration

It is no secret that Donald Trump is having trouble finding celebrity performers for his inauguration, but now a member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has resigned rather than perform at Donald Trump’s inauguration. Member Mormon Tabernacle Choir Quits Rather Than Perform at Trump Inauguration In a post on her Facebook page, Jan Chamberlin wrote “Looking from the outside in, it will appear that Choir is endorsing tyranny and fascism by singing for this man. I simply cannot continue with the recent turn of events. I could never look myself in the mirror again with self-respect.” The Morman Tabernacle...

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President Sleaze: Trump Sold Tickets to His New Years Party

Politico is reporting that Donald Trump sold tickets to his New Years Party at his Mar-a-Lago estate. The President has reportedly sold hundreds of tickets to a New Years Eve party that Trump is holding at the Palm Beach club. Trump Sold Tickets to His New Years Party Trump charged more than $500 per ticket for his New Years Eve party, promoting the event by saying it would feature special guest: the president-elect of the United States of America and his family. The report reopens questions about the seemingly endless conflicts of interest that Trump will be bringing with him...

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John McCain calls Russian Hack an ‘act of war’

Senator John McCain on Friday said that the Russian hack was an “act of war.” McCain, an outspoken critic of Putin, during an interview Friday, called on the United States to respond strongly to the Russian hack. John McCain calls Russian Hack an ‘act of war’ McCain is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee has scheduled a hearing for next week on foreign cyber threats to the US, which will primarily focus on Russian cyber attacks. John McCain is one of the Senate’s most prominent foreign policy hardliners and he has characterized the recent sanctions and expulsions announced by...

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TREASONOUS: Trump Praises Putin After Obama Announces Sanctions

One day after the Obama Administration announced sanction in response to the Russian election hacking, Donald Trump took to Twitter to praise Putin. Putin announced Friday afternoon that Russia would not be expelling any U.S. diplomats in response to the U.S. order for 35 Russian diplomats to leave the country. Trump praises Putin The shocking response from the President-Elect has left many baffled about why the incoming president would break from the current president, Congress and all U.S. intelligence agencies over  the Russian hacking scandal. True to form, Trump praised Putin on his favorite platform, Twitter saying, “Great move on delay...

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REPORT: Republicans Ready to Repeal Obamacare With No Replacement

Bloomberg is reporting that Republicans are continuing to move quickly towards repealing Obamacare early in the new year. However, Republicans still don’t have a plan to replace Obamacare that would come close to covering the 20 million people who stand to lose their insurance in an Obamacare repeal. Republican fervor to repeal Obamacare is particularly troubling because they continue to show no regard for the millions of people who will lose their healthcare under an Obamacare repeal. In fact, their current plan is to vote on a repeal immediately in the new congress but to delay that repeal for a few years...

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