Saturday, March 2, 2019

Trump tweet touting one of his Scotland golf courses as "the greatest" in the world draws criticism

Families of Sutherland Springs church shooting victims sue gun retailer

FALSE: The #GreenNewDeal aims to end air travel. TRUE: Climate change is an existential threat to every person on the planet and Republicans are wasting the crucial time left to fight it on spreading ridiculous misinformation.

Lawyers for victims who were sexually abused as minors by Jeffrey Epstein have formally demanded that the government vacate Epstein’s plea deal, void his federal immunity and reopen his sex trafficking investigation, the Miami Herald has learned.

House Democrats want Jeffrey Epstein sex case reopened

MANAFORT KIN UPDATE: Manafort ex-son-in-law Jeffrey Yohai was denied bond by a federal judge in L.A. Friday, according to a spokesman for the US Attorney's Office. Yohai pleaded guilty in one fraud case and was then hit with more charges. Earlier:

Roger Stone's new book about the Trump campaign may violate his gag order

Perspective: Methodists could learn something from Southern Baptists’ historic conservative takeover

‘Kushner is not out securing peace he’s out to secure contracts’ for Trump businesses: Conservative analyst

Scott Walker, at CPAC, says that people are taking already-born babies home from the hospital and aborting them there. I did not know that was a thing.

If Trump is ever impeached, the charges of “great and dangerous offenses” against the Nation should include “recklessly imperiling our national security by abusing, for personal and family benefit, his authority to grant access to top secret information”

Chris Christie: "Bob Mueller is not what should concern the President or the White House. It's the Southern District of New York."

Isn’t anyone going to ask whose strawberry shortcake bedroom this is? This isn’t a grown mans bedroom!!!

Idaho lawmakers kill bill that would have ended child marriage in the state

A standoff between Ted Deutch and HHS began after the Congressman accused the agency of putting migrant children in environments where they would be sexually abused

Ms Roberts alleged in 2014 that Epstein trafficked her to you, @AlanDersh for sex – a claim that has since been stricken from the legal record...upon YOUR request.

GOP Sen. Josh Hawley served with subpoena at CPAC

"Every day the American people and Congress learn more about Trump's improprieties, from conflicts of interest to influence peddling, potential tax evasion and violations of the Constitution — all roads leading back to Trump's finances," Pelosi spokeswoman Ashley Etienne to NBC.

Otto Warmbier Parents Hit Out at Trump for Backing Kim Jong Un - The fact is, Trump used the Warmbier family and Otto's memory the same way he uses everyone, as disposable means to his self-serving ends

This is exactly what destroyed the GOP. Ideological extremists threaten to support primary challenges to anyone who doesn't agree with them. And this is why many Americans are fed up with the two party system

“At least nine infants younger than a year old, including one who is just 5 months old, are being held in ICE custody at a rural Texas detention center without care that's legally required.”

Waters: House staffers working with Deutsche Bank on Trump docs

Evolving lawyer statements could mean trouble for Kushner

A member of Dem leadership, who sits on House Judiciary, says Hannity should testify about Trump hush-money after his comments last night. “If he feels he has information that's relevant to this investigation, he should share it under oath before Congress”

Swalwell confirms Cohen 'game changing' closed-door testimony

Mueller, cases in full swing, does not appear to be wrapping up

With trials ending, Manafort fixates on another kind of judgment

This statement from the Warmbier family absolutely nails it. It’s inexcusable that POTUS sided with yet another ruthless dictator, but particularly so after parading Otto’s parents around as political props

Michael Flynn to be star witness in trial of his ex-lobbying partner and even his interviews with Mueller matter, court filings from a legal defense team say

Thomas And Gorsuch Issue Dissent That Calls Into Question The Right To Counsel

The Miami Herald, supported by 32 news organizations, including the NYT and Washington Post, will argue in federal court in NY on Wednesday to unseal Epstein documents

TRANSLATION OF NEW STATEMENT FROM ABBE LOWELL: Jared Kushner lied to me either at the time, or afterwards, when he didn't disclose that his father-in-law ignored the @FBI & @CIA & WH Counsel & John Kelly and ordered the granting of the security clearance

NBC NEWS: Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal has asked the committee’s attorneys to prepare a request for President Trump’s tax returns

Latest in the Roger Stone criminal case: Judge wants him to explain why he hadn't mentioned to her "imminent general release" of a book. She has very specific questions for him.

it's remarkable. Kushner's attorney Abbe Lowell is essentially telling the world that his client lied to him. I have never seen anything like this.

Is anyone in the House planning a simple hearing on the question of whether Trump’s tax returns have been under audit as he’s claimed for years? Just that. Investigate this simple fact. Can be done in 10 minutes with one IRS witness.

Now...I’m no lawyer, @AlanDersh but it’s pretty obvious, even to me, that this makes it sex trafficking...of a minor. #Epstein

Curious that God wanted Trump to be president but apparently also wanted him to lose the popular vote by nearly 3 million.

EXCLUSIVE: Wikileaks veteran and former Chelsea Manning friend says he "cooperated" with feds "in exchange for immunity"

BREAKING: Dershowitz asks judges whether press should be curbed for portion of potentially salacious Epstein hearing

A good foreign intel officer could own Kushner in months. His financial vulnerabilities, greed, situational ignorance, dubious foreign contacts, ethical disregard, self-importance and dismissal by more seasoned officials make it too easy. That’s why he shouldn’t have a clearance.

WikiLeaks subpoena: If you look top right-hand corner of the new DoJ subpoena you'll see "10GJ3793". That's the WikiLeaks "conspiracy to commit espionage"