Thursday, September 28, 2017

Top Intel Dem: Twitter's Russia probe testimony "inadequate on almost every level"

Twitter discloses Russia Today $274,100 ad campaign on its platform

White House seeks to explain Trump's hospitalized senator comments

JARED KUSHNER'S LAWYER, ABBE, sent this to my FAKE JARED email address today!!!

Russia publishes its Top Ten Global List of anti-Putinists

Trump adviser 'can't guarantee' taxes won't go up for middle class

Betsy #DeVos and #Trump give lenders the go-ahead to soak students for thousands in late fees

State Dept says it is not requiring Puerto Rico evacuees to pay transportation costs

Trump administration is charging Puerto Ricans full flight fare to evacuate

Twitter finds hundreds of accounts tied to Russian operatives

Breaking: Twitter finds hundreds of accounts tied to Russian operatives

Tom Price is going to reimburse the Treasury for the cost of his travels via private jet

Schiff: House committee is assessing whether Kushner should have turned in more emails relevant to the investigation

Uh, Gary Cohn (who is worth several hundred million dollars) thinks it costs $1000 to buy a new car (or renovate your kitchen)

Top Trump economic aide defends tax plan: "People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction"

Rep. Steve Scalise broke his silence for the first time since getting shot in June

It’s time for Mitch McConnell to go

Too bad helicopters,military transport,portable pontoon bridges,solar generators,fuel transport & parachute drops haven’t been invented yet

Meet the One EPA Employee Unafraid to Call Out Scott Pruitt

Trump is "the most dangerous man in the world" according to top psych experts


America First Policies is not joking around in a non-election year when it comes to their spending

Administration Stalls Key Obama Rule on Worker Safety

Democrats flip two GOP-held seats in state special elections

Trump has a problem with Puerto Rico’s ‘massive debt’ – but $33 million of it came from his failed golf course there

Puerto Rico needs drinking water, drugs, diesel, and more, and here is how you can help

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Sexism was a "major, major factor" in Clinton losing the election

Senate bill could trigger mass slaughter of wild mustang

Fake News on Twitter Flooded Swing States That Helped Trump Win

The next Charlottesville is descending on North Carolina

Whoa. This is explosive. Republicans plan to RAISE the lowest tax rate and LOWER the highest tax rate.

Pope Francis launches two-year campaign about plight of migrants to counteract mounting anti-immigrant sentiment.

Majority of voters think Trump is unfit to be president, according to the latest Quinnipiac poll

Senator Lankford says Russian internet trolls stoked NFL Take A Knee debate

Trump and Zuckerberg face-off ahead of Russia hearing

The Jones Act will make basic goods twice as expensive for Puerto Ricans as they need to be, McCain says.

You will never see a bigger suck up than Ryan

You will never see a bigger suck up than Ryan

Trump forced women to wear "very tiny" bathing suits and higher heels after buying beauty pageants

Trump's bullying tactics are backfiring spectacularly

Houston woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria contracted after falling into Harvey floodwaters in her home

Interesting that Josh Kushner's invested so much in Reddit.

Donald Trump sets annual refugee limit at 45,000, the lowest in decades

Equifax CEO Richard Smith, who oversaw breach, to collect $90 million

If you're single, childless and make $19,725, Trump's "doubled" standard deduction cuts your taxes by less than $6

This bill you haven't heard about is aimed at stripping away key ADA protections.

Now even money is running out in storm-hit Puerto Rico.

Gorsuch’s speeches raise questions of independence, critics say

Barack Obama's response to the Puerto Rico disaster was very different than Donald Trump's

Maria is 'probably the single biggest hurricane catastrophe in the history of the U.S.,' says Puerto Rico governor

Trump: Iran is violating the nuclear deal. Top US general: no, it isn’t.

EPA's Scott Pruitt took non-commercial flights totaling more than $58,000

Trump, GOP tax plan omits details on who pays

Read the confidential memo about the Alabama Senate race, circulated to GOP donors by Mitch McConnell's allies

Sen. Corker's retirement announcement sets off frenzy of speculation about who will try to succeed him

Even if Trump is unable to lift sanctions on Russia, he has delivered to Putin a significant victory, aided by tech companies' negligence

Facebook has faced scrutiny over the 2016 election. But Twitter may have been used more extensively by Russians.

A man waiting for gas near San Juan says "what is actually historic [about Maria] is the absence of our government."

Trump deleted tweets because they flaunted his impotence

Live Updates: Trump Admin Denies Waiver To Bring Desperately Needed Supplies To Puerto Rico

Fact Check: President Trump said "I don't benefit" from the Republican tax plan. That's false.

Equifax says it will allow customers to lock and unlock access to their credit files for free -- and for life

'A very effective way to conceal' payment: We now know more about why Manafort offered private briefings to a Russian oligarch

Meet Roy Moore’s Opponent: Full Doug Jones Interview

Sessions: Media portrays Russia probe in ways that are 'not justifiable'

President Donald Trump sent judges to the border. Many had nothing to do.

Trump just said 6 times that Graham-Cassidy failed because “there was a senator in the hospital.” There are no senators in the hospital

New paper on Russian influence ops, exploitation of free and open societies and civic/media/historical illiteracy

Trump tax plan could save Trumps millions

Bruce Bartlett and David Cay Johnston join Lawrence O'Donnell to expose why the Trump tax plan could be a "massive tax cut" for the rich – including the Trump family.

Lawrence: GOP should have zero confidence in Trump tax push

President Trump unveiled the Republican tax plan, but immediately went off-script during his speech to share the dirty little secret of so-called tax reform when he told the crowd it was all about "massive tax cuts."

Tensions flare in Iraq over Kurdish secession

Rachel Maddow reports on the Iraqi government's crackdown on Kurds in the wake of their vote for independence, which was supported by Russia and the paid consultancy of Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort.

Weak leadership leaves Puerto Rico aid at port, undistributed

Gadi Schwartz, NBC News reporter, talks with Rachel Maddow about the desperate effort by Puerto Ricans to restore livability to the island, and the maddening administrative gridlock that is keeping ready help from the people who need it.

Inept storm response leaves Americans suffering in Puerto Rico

Rachel Maddow reports on the life-threatening shortages in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria and how supplies and human resources are ready to help but an apparent lack of leadership of the operation has left storm victims suffering.

Right-wing, anti-refugee fake news terrorizes American town

Caitlin Dickerson, national immigration reporter for The New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about how right-wing media, aided by Russian accounts, whipped a local story into an anti-immigrant, anti-Islam fake news crisis that terrorized residents of an Idaho town.

Expansionist Russia promotes division everywhere else

Rachel Maddow reports on the latest revelations about how Russia used social media to disrupt the 2016 U.S. election and in actively encouraging secessionist movements around the world to promote division as it tries to grow itself