Saturday, November 17, 2018

Russian tipped to take over Interpol in Kremlin victory. This is absolutely astonishing, but not without precedent. Nazi Germany took over Interpol in the 1930’s.

RIP, California GOP: Republicans lash out after midterm election debacle

Judge rules special counsel Robert Mueller’s case against a Russian firm allegedly involved in state-sponsored effort to interfere in 2016 election can proceed.

Trump administration says no final conclusion on Khashoggi murder

I don't know about Lynch, but I would be shocked if @Comey showed up for a closed door deposition. My guess is that he'll testify in an open hearing or not at all

Dear Acting AG @MattWhitaker46: You can stonewall, but we will get the info you are hiding when the House changes control. And we will call you before the Judiciary Committee and make you testify before the American people.

Why exactly are Trump and Kushner going to the mat for MbS? Is it to advance U.S. interests… or their own?

A sex slave cult hires as lobbyists Nixon/Trump trickster Roger Stone, a former New York state senator and a powerful Albany lobbyist, the father of now senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Apparently all three men thought it was a women’s self help group. Right

Top GOP adviser denounces Georgia’s Brian Kemp: ‘He cheated & undermined democracy every step of the way’

BREAKING: Democrat Stacey Abrams says she'll file federal lawsuit to challenge 'gross mismanagement' of Georgia elections.

Senior WH official to @JakeTapper on troops Trump sent to border: “It's a paper tiger. A total joke of limited operational utility and a waste of our troops' time... Mattis... Nielsen... Kelly knows it. But that battle was lost with the President. He was hellbent on troops."

If Kemp wins in Georgia, Hollywood should put its money where its mouth is and pull all production out of the state.

New Letter: Where are acting Attorney General Whitaker's financial disclosures? The public has a right to know

The walls are closing in on #TeamTreason. One by one, those already charged have come to the painful realization that no one will escape the coming legal tsunami. And it is coming. Bet on it

Democratic Rep. Moulton draws fire for campaign to deny Pelosi speakers job

How could this help the Commonwealth more than it helps him?????

Thank you @staceyabrams for being a true leader


Nature has something to tell us. It’s time we listened.

Video: She gave the GOP millions this midterm season. Now she has the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

CIA now says Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Jamal Khashoggi. It’s now necessary for the US to sanction MBS under the Global Magnitsky Act. Anything else would be a gross injustice

Putin tightens his grip in Europe’s neglected war zone

The moral and ethical rot at Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg’s Facebook

Camp Fire evacuees at makeshift camp in Walmart parking lot given deadline to leave

Whitaker disqualifications run deeper than sketchy work history

This race was tainted by voter suppression: • 1.5 million voters purged by Brian Kemp

Trump to meet with Florida’s Bondi as he searches for new attorney general

An "unusually high" number of sealed criminal indictments have been added to the federal court docket in D.C. since the start of 2018, according to ABC News. Some wonder if they could be from Mueller.

BREAKING: Northern California sheriff says more than 1,000 now unaccounted for after fire, list being constantly updated.

Opinion: Trump’s battle to destroy the Mueller investigation is officially doomed

Maddow: "Jamal Khashoggi was a U.S. resident. He worked for the freaking Washington Post. He was a U.S. journalist. *We* ought to be the ones who somebody is trying to placate here."