Sunday, August 12, 2018

Simply INDEFENSIBLE: Senate Republicans demanded to see ALL of Justice Kagan’s record before her hearing. And as Chairman of the Judiciary Committee I made it happen. But now they’re moving forward with LESS THAN 1% of Kavanaugh’s record made public

Hackers Take Over NBC Reporter’s Twitter Account to Send Warning to Trump

“... 40 kid hackers between the ages of 6 and 17 were let loose on the mock [election] sites, and most of them were able to tamper with vote tallies, some even changing candidates names to things like ‘Bob Da Builder’ and ‘Richard Nixon's Head.’

From #Charlottesville to the nation-state law, Trump and Netanyahu fiddle as the fabric of society burns

NEW POLL: Majority of Americans say Trump puts the interests of white people over minorities

EXCLUSIVE: @OMAROSA reveals the Non-disclosure agreement that the Trump 2020 campaign offered her after she left the White House. #MTP@chucktodd: “You believe all these people that… left the West Wing and the campaign are being bought off?”@OMAROSA “Absolutely”

EXCLUSIVE: @OMAROSA releases secret audio recording of meeting when Chief of Staff John Kelly fired her

WATCH: Omarosa releases secret tape of John Kelly firing from White House

Russia says will cut holdings of U.S. securities amid sanctions: RIA

.@realDonaldTrump & @JudgeJeanine have intimate connections to fraud & an apparent affinity for Russia’s agenda. Bob Mueller is a combat decorated U.S. Marine who’s shown an unwavering commitment to his country & his wife. Jeanine & Don need to quit their phony witch hunt scam.

WH SITROOM is a SCIF. Omarosa violated Federal law by taping inside it. Period. I'm willing to bet Dave's lifetime kibble supply she didn't run this by the SSO. Or that she knows what SSO stands for

White House gives FoxNews talking points. FoxNews reads them on air so Trump can tweet them out. This is really just North Korean state TV with more commercials

This is from Rick Wilson's new book. He's a Rep strategist and a founding member of the growing tribe of GOP who realize what a really horrible thing they've foisted on this country.

Bayer AG pulls ads from Laura Ingraham's show

What is Qanon? A guide to the conspiracy theory taking hold among President Trump's supporters

Kansas governor accuses Kobach of telling counties not to count ballots in too-close-to-call primary

Trump's Iran oil curbs will hurt the market more than you think

Steve Bannon trying to get on disgraced Jeffrey Epstein’s good side

The UK is curiously silent on its own Russia scandal

University says GOP Florida House candidate faked her diploma: report

Already under scrutiny for the sexual abuse of the teen wrestlers in his charge, GOP Rep. Jim Jordan is advancing "the strategic interests of the Russian Federation," ex-GOP strategist

In this town, you can flip the channel all you want — the news is often the same

three months before mid-term elections, Donald Trump’s GOP is awash in corruption

Trump’s inner circle gets whiter

This is stunning. New data out today: real wages are in decline, while corporate profits soar, after the GOP tax cuts.

STURGIS, S.D. —The founder of Bikers for Trump is mobilizing opposition to Harley-Davidson for making bikes abroad. But he's selling Trump T-shirts made in Haiti, because American shirts are too expensive.

China says U.S. farmers may never regain market share lost in trade war

Bob Mueller isn't Donald Trump's problem-from-hell. Vladimir Putin is.

Two North Carolina ferry workers suspended over pro-Trump flag on state-owned ship

Trump official calls endangered species protections an "unnecessary regulatory burden"

The Trump administration is planning to suspend examinations of lenders for violations of the Military Lending Act, which protects military service members and their families from financial fraud, predatory loans and credit card gouging.

Brett Kavanaugh told the Senate in 2006 he had no KNOWLEDGE of torture or wiretapping. Reporting and emails released through FOIA has cast serious doubt on those answers. Kavanaugh's records would show whether he told truth, but Republicans are blocking their release.

The Justice Department Is Keeping Secrets About Its New Religious Liberty Task Force

Trump Says Jeff Sessions Is ‘Scared Stiff’ At ‘Rigged’ Justice Department

Sam Adams beer founder dined with Trump, thanked him for tax cut. Guess we resistors aren't Sam Adams beer drinkers.

Kavanaugh had a lot of credit card debt (spent tens of thousands on Wash Nats tickets) In 2016 those debts paid off. 2017 combined income >$278K $22K per year for private school for his kids 2012-2017 Financial (statutorily required) Disclosures

Trump is as strongly disliked as Richard Nixon was when he resigned the presidency 44 years ago this week, writes Harry J. Enten

There's also the question of whether or not Brett Kavanaugh lied under oath to the Senate in order to get that last judgeship.

An 11-Year-Old Changed The Results Of Florida's Presidential Vote At A Hacker Convention.

Turkey's president accuses U.S. and other nations of waging economic 'war' against his country.

Opinion: Trump’s résumé is rife with mob connections

Carrier factory kept open by Trump may shut down due to low morale, rampant absenteeism: report

Green Party candidate in Montana was on GOP payroll

Bernie Sanders is sputtering

The fact that the man who died suspiciously in Trump Tower yesterday was Bethenny Frankel’s on-off boyfriend seems less newsworthy than the fact he was the ONE guy Michael Cohen texted “get out of the building“ a few months ago when Trump Tower caught fire