Tag Archives: Red State

When Asked if Trump Was Concerned with Spending Taxpayer Money at Mar-a-Lago, Spicer Gave an Odd Response

White House press secretary Sean Spicer was asked during Wednesday’s briefing whether or not President Trump was concerned about the rising costs associated with his regular trips to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida. Fox 5 DC’s Ronica Cleary asked if Trump has “any concerns about the push-back” about those costs and criticisms associated Read More…

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Still Likes Brexit, Hates Trump’s Haircut, and Says a ‘Dead Dog’ Would Have Beaten Hillary

In an interview with entertainment web site NME, Roger Daltrey was asked some questions about politics. He still thinks voting for the U.K. to leave the European Union was the right call. The frontman has been very outspoken about his opinion on Brexit, going on record last year to slam the ‘corruption’ of the EU and say “I Read More…

Republicans Were Asked If They Believed Trump’s Wiretap Claims, Here’s What They Said

A majority of Republicans believe Barack Obama wiretapped Donald Trump. According to a new CBS poll, 74 percent of Republican voters agreed with President Trump’s claim that former President Obama wiretapped him last year during the 2016 presidential election. Just 21 percent of Democratic voters believe President Trump’s claim. The poll — which surveyed 1,088 people — also found Read More…

Trump Tweets Target Media, Again

President Trump is tweeting lies again, when he should be worrying about the actual business of being a president and not a teenaged girl. This morning’s Twitter target is the New York Times. Remember when the failing @nytimes apologized to its subscribers, right after the election, because their coverage was so wrong. Now worse! — Read More…

Gowdy Steamrolls CNN Anchor: ‘Don’t Conflate’ Nunes Briefing with ‘Russia Investigation’ (VIDEO)

Rep. Trey Gowdy steamrolled CNN’s Alisyn Camerota Wednesday morning, telling her not to conflate the investigation into alleged Russian tampering in the 2016 presidential election with House Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes’ ill-advised briefing of President Trump at the White House last week. After the “New Day” host pushed Gowdy to explain how he was pursuing those two incidents, Read More…

INTERESTING. Chuck Grassley Asks If the FBI Helped Create Trump-Russia Allegations (VIDEO)

If you ever needed a plot for a political thriller, something of a cross between Manchurian Candidate, Seven Days In May, and the Laurel and Hardy movie of your choice, the investigations into alleged links between various staffers on the Trump campaign and Russian intelligence officials would provide good material. Until now, House Intelligence Committee Read More…

Know Who Made It Easier For NSA Intercepts To Be Used Politically? President Barack Obama

As tough as I have been on Devin Nunes and believe he is providing cover for the Trump administration, there are legitimate concerns about classified information being used for political purposes. We saw that with Michael Flynn. Despite his behavior, his name was unmasked and subsequently, illegally leaked to the press. Democrats, particularly partisan hack Read More…

Daily Beast Reports Nunes Could Face Ethics Probe

Nunes’s problem lies in the arcane rules of the House of Representatives. Buried in the rules regarding the House Intelligence Committee is a section that triggers a mandatory investigation into an allegation of spilling classified information. “The Committee on Ethics shall investigate any unauthorized disclosure of intelligence or intelligence-related information,” reads the rule. The key Read More…

GOP Congressman Calls For Devin Nunes To Recuse Himself; Dismisses Speaker Ryan’s Support

Rep. Walter Jones of North Carolina in remarks on the House floor said House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes should recuse himself from the panel investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. From The Hill: Jones, a member of the House Armed Services Committee who frequently bucks leadership, is the first Republican in Congress Read More…