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Dems plead with Steve Bullock to abandon White House bid for Senate

Top Democrats in Montana and Washington are really excited about Gov. Steve Bullock running — for the Senate, not the presidency. The Montana governor’s seemingly quixotic presidential run comes as nearly everyone in the party is begging him to challenge GOP Sen. Steve Daines and transform the 2020 Senate map. Unlike any other Democratic candidate Read More…

Kamala Harris flip-flops on private health insurance and says she wants undocumented immigrants to get Medicare

Sen. Kamala Harris, the California Democrat and 2020 presidential candidate, said she doesn’t support eliminating all private health insurance under Medicare-for-all after suggesting in January that she does. Harris told CNN’s Jake Tapper in an interview that aired Sunday that “supplemental” private health insurance wouldn’t be eliminated under Sen. Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-for-all legislation, which she Read More…

Nancy Pelosi: Trump is ‘goading’ Democrats to impeach him to solidify his base

President Donald Trump is “goading” Democrats to try to impeach him because he believes it would help “solidify his base” of supporters, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday. Pelosi has not been shy about publicly criticizing the president and his administration. But she has shown clear resistance toward the politically fraught prospect of impeaching Trump, Read More…

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How about we pick up the Taliban’s hotel tab at Afghan peace talks?

The Trump administration earlier this year sought funds from Congress to reimburse leaders of the Taliban for expenses incurred traveling to negotiate peace in Afghanistan with U.S. representatives. The undisclosed sum would repay representatives of the Afghan terrorist organization for expenses like airfare, hotel, food and supplies. The idea, ultimately shot down by a House Read More…

John Oliver torches Meghan McCain over Seth Meyers dust-up

John Oliver labeled conservative commentator Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainMeghan McCain’s viral Twitter clapback becomes a ‘Jeopardy!’ question Howard Stern: ‘I feel bad’ for 2020 women because Biden feels ‘safe’ Howard Stern defends McCain from Behar on ‘The View’: ‘Give the woman a chance!’ MORE the “most embarrassing child of a prominent political figure” as part Read More…

Elizabeth Warren Says ‘No’ to Funding For-Profit Charter Schools. Bernie Wants ‘Em Banned. Are Public Schools Still Worthy of Our Taxes?

[SCREENSHOT FROM TWEET, https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1130164464282681346] On Sunday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren gave a firm “No” to for-profit charter schools receiving any tax-dollar support. She’s not a fan of Betsy DeVos: “What [Education Secretary] Betsy DeVos has done to our public education really undermines the best opportunities for our kids.” Pocahontas isn’t alone; Alyssa Milano’s down on Betsy, Read More…

Supreme Court sides with Native American hunter as Gorsuch joins liberals

The Supreme Court on Monday sided with a Wyoming hunter charged with off-season hunting, ruling 5-4 that a 150-year-old treaty between a Native American tribe and the United States was still active and protected the man’s rights. Clayvin Herrera was charged in 2014 with off-season hunting, but he argued that an 1868 treaty between the U.S. and the Crow Read More…

Why Justin Amash’s impeachment comments probably won’t change Nancy Pelosi’s mind

May 20 at 10:19 AM A Republican congressman thinks Congress should seriously consider impeaching President Trump. That is not something we thought we’d write in April, when reaction to special counsel Robert S. Mueller’s III report fell predictably along party lines. Here are my principal conclusions:1. Attorney General Barr has deliberately misrepresented Mueller’s report.2. President Read More…

Dr Alveda King: New Pro-Life Laws Are ‘Not to Punish Women, But To Give the Baby Civil Rights’

Breitbart’s Rebecca Mansour spoke to Dr. Alveda King, director of Priests for Life’s Civil Rights for the Unborn project and the niece of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. about the controversial new abortion laws. King made some rather controversial remarks of her own which are guaranteed to make liberals’ heads explode. (Scroll down for full audio.) Read More…

Qatari Propaganda Outlet Al Jazeera Produces a Holocaust Denial Video, Tries to Scrub It After Getting Caught

Qatar’s influence in English media is undeniable. They’ve got their arms in a number of major print publications, including The Washington Post, while they also have a team of “analysts” who make the rounds on MSNBC and CNN. Despite the obvious issues at play, their motivations are never questioned because Al Jazeera promotes the right Read More…

Pro-Trump GOP state rep announces Amash primary challenge in Michigan

A Michigan state lawmaker on Monday announced he will mount a primary challenge to Rep. Justin AmashJustin AmashClash with Trump marks latest break with GOP leaders for Justin Amash Trump fires back at ‘loser’ GOP lawmaker who said he’d engaged in ‘impeachable conduct’ Romney: Justin Amash ‘reached a different conclusion’ than I did on impeachment MORE Read More…

Ecuador to give up Assange papers to U.S.?

A sudden twist in the Julian Assange story has appeared. We’ve known from the beginning that Assange would fight extradition to the United States tooth and claw. Also, his accomplice from the heady days of Wikileaks’ leaking glory, Chelsea Manning, is willing to stay in jail rather than answer any questions about her involvement with Read More…

Trump rips 'failing New York Times' over report about bank staff's concerns of 'suspicious activity': 'WRONG!'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: ‘I will not let Iran have nuclear weapons’ Rocket attack hits Baghdad’s Green Zone amid escalating tensions: reports Buttigieg on Trump tweets: ‘I don’t care’ MORE attacked The New York Times in a series of tweets Monday morning, criticizing a report that Deutsche Bank employees flagged possible suspicious transactions by entities controlled by Read More…

Trump touts farmers' access to Mexico, Canada: 'Please make sure that you are treated fairly'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: ‘I will not let Iran have nuclear weapons’ Rocket attack hits Baghdad’s Green Zone amid escalating tensions: reports Buttigieg on Trump tweets: ‘I don’t care’ MORE early Monday highlighted American farmers’ restored access to markets in border neighbors Mexico and Canada. Trump in a post on Twitter noted the recent removal of Read More…