Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Strong words from Rep Swalwell, who tells me Paul Ryan must intervene against Nunes if he wants credible HPSCI probe
Repealing the estate tax benefits estates over $5.49 million. Trump is addressing a group of truckers, who make on avg. $40,260/year.
Repealing the estate tax benefits estates over $5.49 million. Trump is addressing a group of truckers, who make on avg. $40,260/year. https://t.co/v5Z4N2heL1— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) October 11, 2017
Pres. Trump: We are going to end "the crushing, horrible estate tax, sometimes known as the death tax" https://t.co/79jhAhz6mB pic.twitter.com/pxbKGnTH2b— ABC News (@ABC) October 11, 2017
The number of errors on Kushner’s security clearance forms are unprecedented, says the director of the Background Investigations Bureau
What’s ironic about Trump’s anti -press rants is this statement his State Dept gave TODAY about a journalist sentenced to prison in Turkey.
Obama will return to the campaign trail to support Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam in the Virginia governor's race
Trump's threats toward media outlets that are critical of him is an attack on the First Amendment and the behavior of a dictator
Pope says there has been a development of doctrine in Church meaning Death Penalty no longer permissible
Rep Devin Nunes has accepted over $641,000 in contributions from lobbyists & oil companies over the past decad
NEW: House Intel Committee to release Russian-financed Facebook ads that ran during the 2016 election
WSJ: Russian govt used Kaspersky software to secretly scan computers around the world for classified U.S. gov't docs
The president, sounding tyrant-adjacent, floats the idea of pulling news outlets off the air for critical stories about him.
Cardin, McCain question Trump administration's delay in implementing Russia sanctions, White House's commitment to sanctions bil
VP Mike Pence used private email account as Governor, won't release emails. (Also sealed his congressional papers)
Back in May Devin Nunes said Russia story was made up before telling local press he knew they interfered all along
CNN conservative Margare tHoover calls out GOP for turning blind eye to Fox News and Trump’s abuse of women
GOP Rep Devin Nunes paid $148,979 to firm that says they’ve done comm training for candidates & political parties in Russia
Hawaii says Trump's third travel ban is an outgrowth of his Muslim ban, asks federal judge for permission to challenge.
US congressional panels spar over Steele dossier. GOP deny credibility, giving Trump cover on Russia probe
Oh look it’s the fake defenders of women’s rights Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner with Harvey Weinstein
BREAKING Google shuts YouTube channel implicated in Kremlin political propaganda ops TARGETED US ELECTION
Considering only 46% of Americans own stock, of which 94% of that ownership is from the top 1%. In short, only ur rich friends give a shit!
Considering only 46% of Americans own stock, of which 94% of that ownership is from the top 1%.— UnsilentMajority 🌹 (@The_UnSilent_) October 11, 2017
In short, only ur rich friends give a shit! https://t.co/PwVk638KxL
It would be really nice if the Fake News Media would report the virtually unprecedented Stock Market growth since the election.Need tax cuts— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 11, 2017
Players engage in peaceful dissent; Trump threatens NFL with tax punishment if they don’t stop their protest; NFL caves to tax threat.
Players engage in peaceful dissent; Trump threatens NFL with tax punishment if they don’t stop their protest; NFL caves to tax threat. https://t.co/FwegYowqf7— Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) October 11, 2017
It is about time that Roger Goodell of the NFL is finally demanding that all players STAND for our great National Anthem-RESPECT OUR COUNTRY— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 11, 2017
Puerto Rico is devastated. California is on fire. And the Trump administration is trying to make poisoning the environment even easier.
NEW: Sources are challenging NBC’s assertion that Farrow had no usable interviews with Weinstein’s alleged victims
News: Carter Page says he won’t cooperate with Senate Intel Russia probe, intends to plead the fifth
Condi Rice on Trump-North Korea: "Watch your rhetoric... It's time to step back and let the diplomacy work."
SEEMS LIKE IMPORTANT CONTEXT ---> Weinstein's longtime lawyer and his law partners have given Cy Vance $182,000
You don't get to pick & choose which sexual harassment claim you find valid based on political party
More evacuations were ordered on Tuesday evening as wildfires raged across California, killing at least 17 people
More than 6 months after joining her father's W.H., Ivanka has yet to make a mark on any major policy decisions
One of the world’s most valuable salmon fisheries could become a mine for copper and gold under Trump
Acosta's deal w/Epstein violated the federal Crime Victims’ Rights Act federal case may be RE-OPENED
More than 100 Dems want proof from Mattis that Trump consulted with DoD before announcing the transgender troops ban
It could have something to do with Robert Mercer, the reclusive conspiracy-minded billionaire who spent millions to help both men - and who is closely tied to Donald Trump and the alt-right.
Congressman Eric Swalwell talks with Rachel Maddow about how it an be that Rep. Nunes is issuing subpoenas in the Trump Russia investigation when he is supposed to have stepped aside because of his conflicts.
Rachel Maddow reports on Rep. Devin Nunes, supposedly removed from the Trump Russia investigation, inserting himself again, this time with subpoenas for Fusion GPS, the firm behind the Trump Russia dossier.
Interior Secretary Zinkes claim that the U.S. has struggled to produce low-cost, abundant and reliable energy
Harvey Weinstein was fired from his own company after accusations of sexual predation surfaced. Donald Trump was elected President of the United States after nearly a dozen women came forward accusing him of inappropriate behavior and sexual assault.
Lawrence O'Donnell talks with Ron Klain and David Frum about how Sen. Bob Corker could be a tipping point in Republican opposition to Donald Trump and who could be the next Republican to publicly oppose the president.
Ronan Farrow, contributor to The New Yorker, talks with Rachel Maddow about why the abuse of power depicted in the allegations against Harvey Weinstein makes it a story that resonates beyond Hollywood.
Rachel Maddow looks at how recent stories of powerful men accused of sexual misconduct evolved from backstories of secrets.