Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump suggests that Hope Hicks could return to White House

“Justin Kennedy, a trader who arrived from Goldman to become one of Mr Trump’s most trusted associates over a 12-year spell at Deutsche, is the son of a Supreme Court justice.”

The Interior Department plans to let people kill endangered red wolves

Thousands of demonstrators marched Saturday in Boston as part of a national day of protests denouncing President Trump’s recently ended practice of separating children from their parents.

General Motors warns the Trump administration that a proposed tariff could force job cuts and raise the cost of cars

Chapel Hill

Scary. A constituent just confronted me and told me I support open borders. I told her that’s not true and I’ve never said that. She said “@FoxNews said you do.” Guys, this is what we are up against. We aren’t battling ideology. We’re battling misinformation.

The EU and Nato are bad for America, Donald Trump is said to have declared

Longstanding friend of Trump and billionaire fundraiser was ready to reveal insider information

Canada imposes massive new tariffs on US in retaliation for Trump tariffs

The Capital Gazette gunman "was there to kill as many people as he could kill," police say.

If your curious what we're up to with all those volunteers, this should explain it a bit. But the short of it is, @AltYelloNatPark is done screwing around.

Another Trump effect: More foreign students are passing on colleges in Texas and U.S.

Despite FSB’s claims of ‘reform’ they still plan to spy on you. FSB patents system that can use your phone's mic that will auto turn on & monitor your TV habits System wd allow FSB to identify what adults & children are watching based on ambient noise

Anthony Kennedy's son, Justin, loaned Donald Trump over a billion dollars

Asked whether the U.S. would recognize Russia’s claim to Crimea, Trump said: “We’re going to have to see.”

Please call the Lancaster Police Department in Pennsylvania & ask them if this is how they treat unarmed & non-violent black men who are complying. The number is: (717) 735-3300

Hey, did you know that now that Paul Manafort's in jail you can send him mail?

“The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice. Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new Congress.”

The areas where #TeamTreason and #TeamTreasonUK intersect are numerous, and well documented by SIGINT. “Bad boys of Brexit” would be wise to tell the truth to investigators, or risk being charged with the underlying crime(s) + perjury. Cc

orian Johnson, 26, was held at gunpoint by police officers in California after being racially profiled by a T-Mobile employee who falsely accused him of burglary, reported the FresnoBee.

How the FBI got tipped off to Manafort’s evidence

Rachel Maddow digs into transcripts of Friday’s court hearing to find out who the FBI says tipped it off to Trump Campaign Manager Paul Manafort's storage locker, which was raided for evidence last year.

BREAKING: Maine doctor @DrChaya says she is likely to challenge @SenatorCollins in 2020. "I can't sit idly by and just watch this. I can't keep watching this train wreck. Someone has to stand up. That's what democracy is."

My friend @larry_kudlow is lying. Federal deficit by year

Seems like late September or Early October will be Sentencing lalapalooza.

At least 19 ICE investigators are seeking to dissolve the agency, concerned that the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal migrants has limited their ability to pursue national security threats, child pornography and transnational crime

Pres. Obama and Jon Stewart; different method, same message

Republicans have worked overtime to normalize Donald Trump's countless breaks in presidential tradition and his divisive rhetoric but Pres. Obama and Jon Stewart separately and in their own ways remind Americans not to normalize this behavior and to vote. Republican Strategist Evan Siegfried, Zerlina Maxwell and Maria Teresa Kumar join the conversation.

Republicans have suddenly gone silent about the push to overturn Roe v. Wade.

Projecting the faces of the Journalists killed

Keep in mind that these hearings are not designed to ferret out the truth, they’re designed to erode people’s faith and trust in the system in an effort to preempt any negative findings that might surface.

NBC News: U.S. intelligence agencies believe that North Korea has increased its production of fuel for nuclear weapons at multiple secret sites in recent months

SCOOP: As Trump fights w/ Merkel on defense spending, Pentagon staffers ordered to analyze the costs of a large-scale withdrawal of American troops from Germany. Word of the move is causing a nervous scramble at European embassies in DC

This is consistent with my tweet earlier today and should be required reading. It is time for the Dems to be led by street fighters that are willing to engage and fight like hell. Otherwise, Trump will make 2016 look like a warm-up lap.

Some facts for Trey Gowdy. His Benghazi investigation took 2 years, 3 months, with no real findings. Mueller's investigation has taken 13 months, with 5 guilty pleas, and 17 indictments. Gowdy is in no position to make demands

To understand Trump, look to Pat Buchanan

Long before Trump campaigned on a nationalist, anti-immigrant platform, Pat Buchanan paved the way with his 'America First' campaigns. But there's a catch: Trump denounced Buchanan as being a bigot. Steve Kornacki explores the parallels between Buchanan of the 90s and the Trump of today. Steve Kornacki previews his new book.

“Vote. Participate. Get involved...& do not wait for the perfect message, and don’t wait to feel a tingle in your spine because you’re expecting politicians to be so inspiring and poetic and moving. Politics, like life, is imperfect.” ⁦

This is an amazing interview with @HillaryClinton. "I was hopeful that I wouldn’t see the worst of my fears come true. But it has been worse. I have to tell you, even I did not believe this would happen."

Dems push to stall SCOTUS confirmation as Russia probe unfolds

Senator Cory Booker talks with Rachel Maddow about Democrats’ push to delay confirming a Supreme Court justice until the conclusion of the Russia investigation.