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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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Juan Williams: The new abnormal

Really? Am I the only one who thinks we hit bottom last week when 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 announced plans to celebrate himself with a July Fourth speech and Read More…

Trump waging war on America's women: Gillibrand

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV. Learn Read More…

Trump: 'I will not let Iran have nuclear weapons'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE said in a Sunday night Fox News interview that he doesn’t want to go to war with Iran but emphasized he will never allow the nation to develop nuclear weapons. Read More…

Congressional Progressive Caucus & Justice Democrats Move to Purge the Party: If You’re Pro-Life, ‘You Can’t Say You’re a Democrat’

[SCREENSHOT FROM NOWTHIS NEWS, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9txphBVI0U] Are you a pro-life Democrat? If so, it’s time for you to hit the road, Jack. Leaders of the goofily-named Congressional Progressive Caucus are calling for the Democratic Campaign Committee to end its support for five politicians. And why? ‘Cause they’re the only remaining pro-life Democrats in all of Congress. Read More…

Columbine Survivor Whose Depression-Fueled Addiction to Drugs Led to a Career as Anti-Drug Crusader Dies from Addiction

[SCREENSHOT FROM TEDX TALKS, https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=SP_q3cW672s] In April, I wrote an article about the 20th Year Anniversary of the Columbine mass shooting. In it, I profiled Austin Eubanks — a survivor who watched his best friend, Corey, die as they hid beneath a table in the school library. Austin himself was shot twice, in the hand Read More…

Buttigieg on Trump tweets: 'I don't care'

Democratic presidential candidate Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegButtigieg accuses Trump of ‘paying lip service’ to LGBT rights Warren policy ideas show signs of paying off Overnight Health Care — Presented by Campaign for Accountability — Momentum builds for federal laws enshrining abortion rights | Missouri lawmakers approve bill banning abortions at 8 weeks | Warren Read More…

Trump ICE director nominee called administration 'heartless' for forcing him out: report

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE’s nominee for head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) previously blasted his ouster as head of Border Patrol in 2017 as “heartless and void of any decency,” Read More…

Major Threat: Trump Insists if They Want a Fight, ‘That Will Be the Official End of Iran’

[SCREENSHOT FROM FOX NEWS, CROPPED, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trut_dfH2gU] Donald Trump isn’t exactly biting his tongue over Iran. Or if he is, it isn’t obvious. On Sunday, just hours after a rocket struck less than a mile from the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone, the President made a fierce threat via Twitter. Trump vowed that Read More…

Dems walk Trump trade tightrope

Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D’Alesandro PelosiTlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution 5 things to watch as Trump, Dems clash over investigations GOP lawmaker: Trump has engaged in multiple actions that ‘meet the threshold for impeachment’ MORE (D-Calif.) is walking a tightrope as President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on Read More…

Trump hits Fox News for 'wasting airtime' with coverage of Buttigieg

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE on Sunday criticized Fox News, accusing the network of “wasting airtime” over its coverage of South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegButtigieg accuses Trump of ‘paying lip service’ Read More…

Trump waging war on America's women: Gillibrand

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV. Learn Read More…

Sen. Tom Cotton on ‘Meet the Press’: Roe v. Wade & Another Landmark Abortion Case were ‘Wrongly Decided’ by the Supreme Court

[SCREENSHOT FROM NBC NEWS, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHPYM0ie500&t=317s] During an interview on Meet the Press Sunday, Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton asserted landmark abortion cases shouldn’t have been decided by the Supreme Court. Speaking on Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, Tom was blunt: “Those decisions were wrongly decided as a constitutional matter.” You’re no doubt very Read More…

Trump: War would 'be the official end of Iran'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE tweeted Sunday that military engagement with the U.S. would mean “the official end of Iran” amid rising tensions between the two nations. If Iran wants to fight, Read More…

Donald Trump, president for life? We need term limits now

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump calls for Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to join impeachment resolution Facebook temporarily suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE, boasting “Game Over for the haters and the radical left Democrats: No Collusion, No Obstruction,” now believes he can win a second presidential term. This is true Read More…

Trump has made war with Iran 'more likely': Schiff

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV. Learn Read More…

Schiff: We may get to impeachment

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com and via Reuters TV. Learn Read More…

FBI Attacks on Bill Barr Show That He’s On the Right Track and Getting Close to Home

Attorney General William Barr appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee to make his Justice Department budget request, Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) The more we have learned about the activities and role of the FBI in the so-called counterintelligence investigation the carried out on the presidential campaign of President Trump, the Read More…

Jake Tapper Gets Dragged by Lefties for Differentiating Between a Convicted Child Murderer and a Baby

Sometimes political arguments just don’t make sense. This is one of those times. In the wake of Alabama’s new abortion bill, liberals have spread all kinds of crazy rumors about it. In reality, it does not criminalize getting an abortion. It simply criminalizes those who seek to make money off providing abortions. That seems reasonable to Read More…

So Just Who Leaked The Other Trump Tower Meeting — Where Comey Briefed Trump On The Dossier — To The Press?

Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) The finger pointing back and forth between former FBI head James Comey and former CIA head John Brennan over who made the decision to include Christopher Steele’s Read More…

So Much for it Being About Female Empowerment: Jim Carrey Wishes Pro-Life Alabama Governor Kay Ivey Had Been Aborted

[SCREENSHOT FROM TEAM COCO, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxMC7g_sKjw] What happens to so many film and television actors where politics are concerned? I have to believe it’s this: They get consumed by Hollywood. Literally. Above them, below them, and all around, they’re surrounded by the Tinseltown Bubble. At some point, they lose sight of a substantial fact: America is Read More…