Sunday, December 17, 2017

#BREAKING: GOP group scrutinized emails of EPA employees who criticized Trump: report

Why America’s business leaders aren’t speaking out about President Trump

BREAKING: CBS News has learned Republican @SenJohnMcCain will not be on hand for the final vote on the GOP tax passage expected for early this week; he is returning home to Arizona after spending several days in a Maryland hospital

'I want to assure you there are no banned words at CDC,' Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, the agency's director, said on Twitter.

BREAKING: After returning from Camp David, Trump says he's not planning to fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Senator Susan Collins says the tax reform overhaul now contains proposals she backed concerning state and local taxes, retirement savings and medical expenses.

Hey, Pam. You don’t have a clue about Watergate, nor does Hannity, who is not the brightest. He’s an entertainer like Trump who don’t know History, or much else. — John Dean

McQuade: Trump smears of FBI are anti-law enforcement, pro-criminal.

Think it’s great that U.S. would help stop an ISIS terror attack in Russia. But why do we, the public know about this call? Why do we ( πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ ) want our intelligence sharing out in the open?

JUST IN: Putin, Trump speak on phone call for second time in three days

On #CNNSOTU @GDouglasJones discusses his election win and his future in Washingto

BIG NEWS: ABC’s @GStephanopoulos confronts Sen. @JohnCornyn about @IBTimes investigative report on provision personally enriching @SenBobCorker — Cornyn admits the provision was added to tax bill as part of effort to secure key votes to pass the bill

The Trump Org. claimed it had $9.5 billion in revenue in 2016. Turns out, the number is actually $600-700 *million*. Nowhere close to the original figure.

Poll: Most voters now want Democrats to control Congress

New: Trump officials demand Mueller return thousands of emails

If GOP leaders ignore the American people and force these tax cuts for the rich through, the national backlash will be massive

#BREAKING @realDonaldTrump objects to Mueller obtaining video of his obstruction of justice admission to @LesterHoltNBC. Worries his tweets may also be used as evidence.

Wow - former Fox News employee responds to Rupert Murdoch saying what happened at Fox News was flirting. “I had a man take out his penis in his office and shove my face on it.”

Rep. Himes: The President is attacking the FBI; “You have to ask yourself, ‘Why?’” If you're convinced you're innocent, why would you do things to try to de-legitimize the people investigating you

Putin phoned Trump to thank him for CIA intel that foiled a planned terrorist attack in Russia, the Kremlin says

What kind of congressman would call for Trump to fire Robert Mueller? Oh, right, this kind

How the populist right is redrawing the map of Europe

Fox, Trump, GOP have created an anti-Mueller “feedback loop”

Health program for 9 million kids falls victim to partisan squabbling

Trump Is Going Ballistic Against Journalists. What Is He So Afraid Of?

Trump hosted the NRA at the White House on the anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.

Putin's expansionist dreams are a nightmare for Europe

Openly declaring war on the FBI & IC is sign that the saner members of Team Trump know how this all ends. They are only buying time now. Berlin in April '45 stuff


News Analysis: File Your Taxes on a Postcard? A G.O.P. Promise Marked Undeliverable

Republicans accused of concocting email scandal against Mueller

How Republicans are experiencing 2010 in reverse

Boston police commissioner joins legal effort to protect ‘Dreamers’

Huckabee Sanders: Trump is focused on "empowering women"

Tens of thousands of Indonesians rally over Trump's Jerusalem stance

White House Tree Trimming Cold Open - SNL

Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Implicated in Murder

Progressive group launches six-figure tax ad targeting Mitch McConnell

The vote to roll back #netneutrality rules was slammed by tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Netflix. It was applauded by internet service providers

Doug Jones, eager to speak for the South, embraces the spotlight

The trail traces through Vladimir Putin, state-owned banks and state-affiliated companies, oligarchs and subsequently GOP leaders

The Final Version of the G.O.P. Tax Bill Is a Corrupt, Cruel, Budget-Busting Hairball

Five myths about Nazis

Three Kansas men accused of plotting to massacre Somali-Muslim immigrants have asked a federal judge to make sure that jurors in their upcoming trial are Trump voters.

Who’s an oligarch? Rich Russians fret over U.S. sanctions label

Don't forget, Mike Pence Lead Transition Team


Perspective: If you miss Gawker, don’t let Peter Thiel buy its archives

"If Scott Walker has his way, poor people in Wisconsin will have to undergo drug testing, one way or another,"

What is Kushner hiding?


GOP tax bill could turn America into the world’s most unequal society, U.N. expert warns

Bob Corker says he hasn’t read tax bill and denies big payout changed his vote to ‘yes’


Trump takes early victory lap on tax bill

Republican state lawmakers worried GOP tax bill will hurt their states

World trade order in a wobble as Washington snubs WTO status quo

Puerto Rico governor: GOP tax bill will have a "devastating" effect on Puerto Rico

Trump transition lawyer accuses Mueller of unlawfully obtaining emails

“A coup in America?” This is incredibly irresponsible rhetoric. It’s no surprise that the same network that still denies Russian interference for Trump, also uses this kind of language to describe law enforcement efforts to uphold the law and our sovereignty

Dem senator compares Trump's CDC word ban to "1984"

Judge clears path for Manafort release from house arrest, move to South Florida

Female Fox News staffers consider sharing new sexual misconduct complaints after Murdoch called claims "nonsense"