Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Charles: Putin is behaving just like Hitler

AARP: 5.2 million seniors could see taxes increased by the brutal GOP bill but Trump and family benefit hugely from the tax bill...

Trump must resign. We won’t tolerate a WH that emboldens hate groups

The #GOPTaxPlan would add over $1 trillion to our already ballooning deficit and stick our children with the ta

Leading @MIT financial expert says the TrumpTax bill "gives US companies a perverse incentive to move US tangible assets to foreign countries."

Kellyanne Conway Was Just Named Trump's Opioids Czar

NBC reports that the Trump Administration asked Boente to resign so Trump could name his successor.

New signs of potential PLEA DEAL for Flynn: Mueller delays grand jury testimony of key witnesses

NBC News poll of millennials should terrify Republicans. Only 19% identify as GOP and 71% say the Republican Party doesn’t care about people like them. Demographic crisis only getting worse

Trump's USDA delays Obama-era rules making school lunches healthier for kids

New York Times editorial board issues rare call to action to oppose GOP tax bill

Simpson and Bowles come out against the tax bill for it's huge debt impact

Trump Shares Racist Videos and Tweets False Conspiracy Theories—All Before 10 AM

Jake Tapper: Trump is "indecent" and "inhumane" for bringing up death of former Scarborough staffer

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on What It Takes to Keep Trump in Check

No small thing when Downing Street condemns the President of the United States

Breaking News: The British prime minister's office said Trump was "wrong" to share anti-Muslim videos by UK nationalists

Subpoenas are being sent to 23 Trump businesses requiring them to preserve records in emoluments case

GOP holdouts on the Senate tax bill are falling into place for Republican leadership.

JUST IN: British lawmaker demands Trump's invite to visit UK be withdrawn after he retweets anti-Muslim videos

Here's "Diamond & Silk's" real names: Lynette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, sisters from North Carolina (Prince there). Reportedly began w/Trump campaign 12/15. What were they doing before shilling for tRUmp?

San Juan mayor: GOP tax bill would be more devastating to Puerto Rico’s economy than hurricanes

Trump circuitously accuses Scarborough of murder during twitter rage


How Tax Bills Would Reward Companies That Moved Money Offshore

You’d think the GOP would be able to craft a competent tax bill. You’d be wrong.

Moody’s warns coastal cities from Maine to California to confront climate risks or face downgrades.

Trump demands investigation of dead intern linked to ‘low ratings Joe Scarborough’ in Twitter rampage

KellyAnne Conway bought the DC mansion right next door to the one Putin oligarch Oleg Deripaska bought secretly

President Trump spoke w/ President Xi of China this morning, per WH readout -- discussed latest North Korea missile launch

Top-secret cache of Army intel data left exposed on the internet

Justices Seem Ready to Limit Whistle-Blower Protections

Point of Order raised in British House of Commons regarding President Trump's tweets

We wake up to our own Commander-in-Chief endangering our country and our troops in the field.

Federal judge Timothy Kelly, a Trump appointee, ruled in the president’s favor on Tuesday in the ongoing tug-of-war over who is acting director of the CFPB.

NEW LOW President Trump Tweets Out ISIS ‘Snuff Film’

.@realDonaldTrump now knows that his verbal abuse will no longer be tolerated. His empty chair photo opp showed he’s more interested in stunts than in addressing the needs of the American people. Poor Ryan and McConnell relegated to props. Sad!

BREAKING: Croatian state TV says Slobodan Praljak has died after taking poison at war crimes court in The Hague.

A German court ruled on Wednesday that a 96-year-old German, Oskar Groening, known as the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" was fit to go to prison, rejecting his plea for the sentence to be suspended.

Newly revealed incident at American embassy in Uzbekistan raises suspicions of Russian involvement in attacks targeting U.S. diplomats in Cuba

Trump continues cultivating Republican alliance with fascism

Senior Cyprus prosecutor Eleni Loizidou allegedly offered private advice to Russians, and criticism of Interpol ignoring a request from Russia for the arrest of Bill Browder - per private emails published las weekend

James O’Keefe is creating fake rape victims to discredit real ones. These are the people funding his efforts.

Court sides with Trump in CFPB leadership dispute

British MPs are (rightly) condemning Trump for promoting the racist, neo-fascist hate group Britain First. Trump's reckless racist outbursts don't just divide the country, they help turn our allies against us. This must end.

This #GOPTaxPlan would raise taxes on countless women and families while giving tax breaks to the wealthy one percen

Politico fails to disclose conflicts of interest in article attacking Democrats for protecting consumers

The Russian billionaire next door: Putin ally Oleg Deripaska is tied to one of D.C.’s swankiest mansions

Lauri Love would be at high risk of killing himself in US, court told

With R's desperate for a win and D's distracted, the middle class gets stiffed again. For the poor it's even worse

Trump economic adviser breaks with Trump: The GOP tax bill is "not a true tax reform bill"

I'd like to know how Project Veritas is a tax deductible non-profit when it clearly shouldn't be & also why @Amazon treats them like a charity.

Chances of government shutdown rise dramatically

When you have even lost Piers Morgan.... (btw his retweets this morning should mean immediate impeachment, but they won’t cause this is 2017)

Sen. Sherrod Brown gets an expert witness to admit the Republican Tax Plan encourages outsourcing!

The latest Trump-Russia investigation news, explained

“Yes, I am on board with this bill. Because I want to see the good economic growth that is coming with it, but also because I want to protect future tax payers as well,”

Corporations make lots of promises on climate. This study tracked down what happens next.

This man's wife, a young British MP, was murdered at the hands of Britain First, a fascist, racist hate group Trump promoted this morning.

“Trump’s foreign policies serve his political interests, not the nation’s interests.” Wise essay from Republican foreign-policy guru Robert Zoellick.

College presidents say the GOP tax plan would be a devastating blow that would make college more expensive and further out of reach of low- and middle-income families

"VimpelCom, the Russian-Norwegian telecom operator, admitted to bribing 🚩Gulnara Karimova,🚩 daughter of Islam Karimov, president of Uzbekistan and agreed to pay US$ 795 million in penalties to US and Dutch authorities."

President Trump responds to the termination of "Today" show host Matt Lauer, saying executives at NBC and Comcast should be 'fired for putting out so much Fake News.'

Gorka working for Heritage Foundation

Kansans beg Sen. Jerry Moran: ‘Why take this failed experiment nationwide?’

Bitcoin is a bubble and ought to be outlawed

Hollywood scandal reaches business partner of Trump’s Treasury Secretary

Breaking News: Matt Lauer, NBC's leading morning news anchor, has been fired over sexual harassment allegations

More than 200,000 phone calls were placed to Congress in protest. 500,000 comments were left on the FCC's website

NBC News Andrew Lack in memo, says there was “complaint from colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer.””

Republican Victory May Rest Once Again With McCain, This Time on Taxes

The federal agency that oversees Fannie and Freddie is locked in quiet battle with the White House

Where are the sanctions?

BREAK: NBC Matt Lauer fired, inappropriate workplace behavior .. story to come

This is the British fascist that @realDonaldTrump is retweeting today.

Trump acting particularly unhinged this morning.

Diversity is what makes America is great

Facebook didn't notice that a brand-new propaganda outfit - with TWO writers - started in April 2016 got more shares that the WSJ?

After insulting Native Americans, Trump goes after their sacred land

The Latest: U.N. war crimes hearing suspended after 1 of 3 suspects claims to have drunk poison, shouted that he was not a war crimina

The FCC says net neutrality hurts small internet service providers. Does it?

Jared Kushner’s real estate company seeks to hide identity of investors from class action lawsuit by tenants

Rudy Giuliani’s daughter busted for shoplifting at Sephora.

Jared Kushner's original security form listed no foreign contacts. Now it lists more than 100.

Major companies say they’ll turn over most gains from proposed corporate tax cuts to shareholders, undercutting Trump’s promise

President Trump has continued to question the legitimacy of former President Obama's birth certificate during private conversations in recent months, The New York Times reports

GOP voter support drops for House tax plan, poll says

GOP lawmaker breaks with party: I will vote against any spending bill that doesn't fix DACA

Alec Baldwin: Send Trump to a retirement home in Moscow where he belongs

Trump is reportedly still claiming Obama's birth certificate may have been faked, including in a meeting with a GOP senato

Scoop: When Trump reamed Manafort

How Washington Winks at Violent Discipline of Special Needs Kids

Senate GOP tax bill hurts the poor more than originally thought, CBO finds

Why is Bannon bashing McConnell over Roy Moore instead of taxes?

CFPB was prepared to sue Santander Bank over unnecessary auto gap insurance coverage. The lady pictured is Santander's VP/lobbyist.

Pope calls for peace amid 'ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar but won't say the word 'Rohingya'

Conservative media critic: I'm glad the Washington Post busted O'Keefe

Hurdles still remain in gathering 50 Senate votes for the GOP tax plan

“The White House, staffers learned, was drafting an executive order to lift some of the sanctions imposed on Russia in response to its war against Ukraine in 2014. ‘We were horrified.’”

Trump promised repeatedly to pass a tax plan for the middle class. This is...not that.

New York Times Nazi couple raising money on an alt-right crowdfunding site after being fired from their jobs

President Trump's FCC chairman blasts Twitter for silencing conservatives

If the tax bill is so great, why does the GOP keep lying about it?

Climate Scientists Watch Their Words, Hoping To Stave Off Funding Cuts

Opinion | From net neutrality to digital privacy, Congress does diddly

Trump's clash with Democrats raises the risk of a government shutdown

Republicans and Democrats are preparing competing reports on the Trump-Russia investigation

From North Korea, With Dread

Trump is confident that Mueller probe will be over by end of the year: report

Inside the tweet that broke Trump's day, again

Koch brothers’ "passive" role in Time Inc. takeover met with skepticism

“We do not feel it is appropriate to celebrate with him”: Citing Trump’s attacks on media, CNN disinvites itself from annual White House holiday party for the press

.@AriMelber reports on how Trump has *broken a campaign promise to coal miners* in his new tax plan, which raises taxes on working-class miners

Ryan and Pelosi are under pressure to curb harassment on Capitol Hill as accusations mount

Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) is a hard NO on a fiscal trigger:

Kerry hits Trump on North Korea: He's not doing everything he can to avoid war

Secretary Tillerson comments on #Russia during his remarks at @TheWilsonCenter.

Rex Tillerson: state department can be cut as we will soon solve global conflicts

The #GOPTaxScam is terrible for New York & the country. It is a massive transfer of wealth to the already-wealthy.

PR braces for economically harmful new tax in Republican bill

Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz of San Juan, Puerto Rico, talks with Rachel Maddow about Puerto Ricans putting their lives back together despite the botched storm response, and the damage the new Republican tax will do to the Puerto Rican economy.

North Korea missile test puts Washington, D.C. in attack range

Joe Cirincione, MSNBC nuclear security analyst, talks with Rachel Maddow about tonight's missile test by North Korea that experts say puts U.S. Eastern Seaboard cities within striking range for the first time.

List of Trump campaign Russia contacts continues to grow

Rachel Maddow presents an ongoing tally of the Russians who are reported to have had contact with various members of the Donald Trump campaign ahead of the election, a list that is still growing as new interactions come to light

Facing widespread protest GOP pushes tax bill in party-line vote

Rachel Maddow reports on protests around the United States against the Republican tax bill and shares video of the Senate committee vote that passed along party lines as protesters were dragged from the room and and arrested.

Facing widespread protest GOP pushes tax bill in party-line vote

Rachel Maddow reports on protests around the United States against the Republican tax bill and shares video of the Senate committee vote that passed along party lines as protesters were dragged from the room and and arrested.