Sunday, December 2, 2018

Sam Donaldson takes shot at Sarah Slanders' lies while discussing H.W. Bush's less hostile press secretary

Perversion of Justice: How a future Trump Cabinet member gave a serial sex abuser the deal of a lifetime

Swalwell: "We have been limited in what we can do with the pages of lies that sit beneath the US Capitol in the transcripts that are buried, essentially, & blocked from being public b/c the Republicans have failed to allow us to send those to Bob Mueller."

Story: Trump claims he's going to withdraw the U.S. from NAFTA to give Congress a take-it-or-leave-it choice between his new agreement and no agreement at all:

Deutsche Bank Willing To Report Jared Kushner’s ‘Suspicious Transactions’ To Robert #Mueller

The best way to resolve the potential cheating and fraud by the @MarkHarrisNC9 campaign is to call a new, special election where all the candidates that were potentially defrauded can run.

Jerry Nadler says the revelation that Cohen lied to Congress amounted to proof that Russia had "leverage" over Trump during the 2016 campaign. "The fact that [Trump] was lying ... and the Kremlin knew he was lying gave the Kremlin a hold over him."

#NC09 GOP candidate @MarkHarrisNC9’s campaign appears to have sent people door to door in rural Robeson & Bladen Counties to steal absentee ballots from elderly black voters and complete them for Harris. There were 1300+ such ballots in those counties in a race Harris won by 905.

#UPDATE Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has briefed his US counterpart Donald Trump on the Ukraine crisis as he comes under pressure over Moscow's robust foreign policy

Grateful for a fair hearing from judge. Hard to protect my rights without being in contempt, which I don’t believe in. So will sit in the dark, but Republicans agree I’m free to talk when done and transcript released in 24 hours. This is the closest I can get to public testimony.

#BREAKING Israeli PM Netanyahu denies bribery allegations after police recommend indictment

Maybe they should check the file marked “Kompromat” Russian spokesman says there were contacts on Trump Tower, but they 'disappeared'

National security expert bashes Sarah Sanders for 'echoing Russian talking points' about Putin meeting. "So [Trump] is now undermining whatever semblance of a coherent National Security strategy he had.."

Perspective: Plutocratic politics and the age of gilded giving

NEW: The man at the center of the North Carolina election scandal, Leslie McCrae Dowless, was previously convicted of felony fraud, among other crimes McCrae Dowless was hired, through a contractor, by the Republican Congressional candidate, Mark Harris

Wisconsin Republicans will introduce sweeping legislation to limit early voting and strip power from the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general in a lame duck session

Apologies aren’t enough. This problem wasn’t created overnight, and it won’t be solved overnight - FB must hold themselves accountable for the extent of their effect on Black and Jewish users.

U.S. consulate in Mexico attacked with grenade, no injuries

German Chancellor Angela Merkel: "George Bush... was the father, or one of the fathers, of the German unification and we will never forget that."

Utah man attacks father, son at auto shop: "I'm here to kill a Mexican"

Wow, I don’t think I’ve heard anyone explain how wretched the GOP tax bill is for middle America as well as Sherrod Brown explained it

I reviewed the videos released via (the accuser's other pseudonym is Katie Johnson). These only seem to add credibility. Here she talks about how she was recruited for Epstein. Notice how the details fit with later @MiamiHerald reporting.

U.S., China declare 90-day halt to new tariffs, White House says

It's the talk of the town in Riyadh. Can Mohammed Bin Salman hang on to his throne?

#BREAKING: Trump only world leader at G-20 to not sign statement supporting commitment to fighting climate change

Trump Argentina Cold Open - SNL