Friday, July 6, 2018

If you can’t do the time don’t do the crime.

.@realDonaldTrump has chosen a very, very dark path. It is our duty as Americans to stand up, speak out, march in the streets, and take our country back

GOP congressional candidate: Woman pursuing careers may run counter to their biblical role

UPDATE: A fifth wrestler accuses Jordan of lying about ignorance of sexual abuse

The owner of a Chinese flag factory told an NPR podcast that he was making flags for Trump's 2020 campaign.

While in Russia you accept enticements you ought not and learn it was all for a purpose. You feel angry and trapped at first until money begins to flow and opportunity seems greater than risk. Then with every compromising step, cords tighten around you until your will is theirs.

The Trump admin has just asked a federal judge to extend the court-ordered deadlines for reuniting nearly 3,000 migrant children with their parents.

With thousands of children still separated, deadline to reunite immigrants quickly approaching:

There is no Trump Economic Record. e.g., the stock market did better under Obama

Facebook Appears To Have Allowed A Fake News Operation To Publish For Months Before Mexico's Election

The Abolish Ice narrative is a Russian Active Measure. It’s purpose is to make the Democrats seem supportive of open borders and anti law enforcement. ICE needs reform and may need to be absorbed into another Homeland Security apparatus.

Richard Spencer blocked from entering Europe, forced to return to US: report

China reportedly tried to recruit conservative German lawmaker as a spy

New York City scraps $48K tax break Trump was set to receive for Trump Tower condo

"Pruitt wasn't even that good at being corrupt."

Trump starts his day at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, NJ.

Pope Francis says Trump administration border family separations policy "immoral," contrary to "Catholic values"

President Trump ordered the Border Patrol to hire more agents, but instead, it’s losing them “In 2017, the Border Patrol posted a net loss of nearly 400 agents.”

Turnover in the top ranks of Trump’s White House has reached 61 percent. By this point under Obama it was 14 percent and under Bush 5 percent.

The fallout in commodities from the U.S.-China Trade war: what's at stake

The trade war is already threatening to ruin Christmas for retailers

In campaign rally, Trump mocks cancer-stricken John McCain, the infirm George H.W. Bush, the #MeToo movement and Elizabeth Warren, but praises Vladimir Putin.

Why is President Donald Trump defending Rep. Jim Jordan in Ohio State scandal?

Trump, prompted by nothing, mocks the George H.W. Bush slogan "a thousand points of light": "What the hell was that, by the way. 'Thousand points of light.'"

Pope opens church doors to migrants as governments shut them out

I cannot believe this. (a CDU) Chairman of Bundestag Foreign Committee did a joint interview with the FSB guy in Berlin, who is on a US sanction list. This guy handles Russian influence ops in DE

President Trump wrongly claimed to outperform Reagan in 1984 again. Here’s how they compare.

Ted Cruz Was Just Found Unanimously Guilty Of Violating U.S. Election Law The Federal Election Commission has issued a rare unanimous decision against Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) finding that Cruz violated federal election law in his 2012 campaign for Senate

Trump has officially announced former Fox executive Bill Shine as his new comms chief, but several lawsuits against the network allege Shine was Roger Ailes’ chief protector through years of sexually harassing female staff

So, I'm really wondering about this meeting between the Russian Energy Minister & Steve Mnuchin & Rick Perry in Washington DC one week ago

Rhode Island Democrats in an uproar after the party endorsed a Trump-voting male candidate over a sitting female lawmaker known for championing liberal causes, in a district and a state that voted for Hillary Clinton.

Toronto Star editorial board fires back at Sarah Sanders for saying US has been 'nice' to Canada

Reporters killed by putin

Charles Koch, champion of free speech? His grants to news media accelerate

What's worse than spending the 4th of July in Russia, without notifying your constituents? Excluding the press, so that the narrative of what was said and done behind closed doors is tightly controlled by the Russians. Kremlin propaganda 101

Here this guy is saying that not only did Jim Jordan know, he watched. Do we now understand the GOP’s silence and complicity in this hostile takeover? Blackmail. It’s blackmail. Do you think the RNC got hacked too? I do

Tehran taunts Trump, telling him his tweets drive up oil prices

These kids at Trump's Montana rally said one of the most important things they want the president to do is build his border wall because Mexicans are “overpopulating us"

Trump: "You know President Putin is KGB... Putin is fine. He's fine. We are all fine, we're all people"

Predictably, the Russians are gloating over the fact that GOP lawmakers met with their Russian counterparts in a secret room.

Today I learned that the Koch bros were raised by a Nazi governess who forced-fed them castor oil if they failed to produce regular bowel movements.

Trump to be met by well organized protests at each stage of his UK visit! Including an 'angry baby' Trump blimp!

Trump's comments came even as Jordan, a former wrestling coach at Ohio State University, faced two new accusers.

1 Million people poured into the streets this past Saturday in support of humanity. Trump had 800 people tops at his rally tonight...#VOTE every chance you get and let’s put the @GOP and this failed experiment to bed for good.

#BrianBenczkowski, #Trump's nominee to head criminal division at #DoJ has disclosed to members of the Senate judiciary committee he had represented a Russian bank whose computer server activity is under scrutiny by #FBI counterintelligence

Gov Rick Scott of Florida, the former CEO of the now defunct HCA is now running for the Senate. HCA was fined 1.7 billion for Medicare fraud. Gov Rick Scott pleaded the 5th 75 times.

Idiot Trump mocks the #MeToo movement in Montana rally

"Deeply disturbing": U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May says the police investigation into the latest Novichok nerve agent poisoning "will be leaving no stone unturned"

Danske Bank may have laundered $8 billion and now the government wants it back

Mitch McConnell "robbed my old boss of his constitutional right" in blocking Merrick Garland's Supreme Court nomination, writes Rahm Emanuel

Having just returned from Russia, tonight @SteveDaines will be accompanying Trump on his flight from Washington, DC to Montana. Would anyone like to guess what they'll talk about?

Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort requests permission to hire 40 foreign workers

Ex-EPA aides describe culture of fear under Pruitt

The Acting E.P.A. Chief will be former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler.

These people are spending the 4th visiting Russia

"Yetts had protested to Jordan and head coach Russ Hellickson after Strauss tried to pull down his wrestling shorts when Yetts went to see him for a thumb injury."

14 month old boy separated from immigrant parents at the border, was returned after 85 days, covered with lice, had apparently not been bathed - part of lawsuits filed by states against Trump administration

AP NewsBreak: The U.S. Army has moved in recent weeks to discharge dozens of immigrant recruits and reservists who enlisted through a program that promised them a path to citizenship.

Trump fires biggest shot yet in global trade war by slapping tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese imports, from semiconductors to airplane parts

In May I joined my Senate Judiciary Democratic colleagues in calling for Benczkowski’s nomination to be withdrawn. See our letter here

Besides a letter from @POTUS, Kim Jong Un will also receive from @SecPompeo an @eltonofficial CD -- signed by @realDonaldTrump -- containing the song 'Rocket Man,'