U.S. officials stated that FBI evidence may show President Donald Trump’s campaign coordinated with suspected Russian operatives to undermine Hillary Clinton’s chances during last year’s presidential race, according to a CNN report. The FBI is now reviewing that information, “which includes human intelligence, travel, business and phone records and accounts of in-person meetings,” the report continues. The … Continued
Canada has unveiled its 2017 budget plan and it stands in stark contrast to the budget presented by President Donald Trump last week. The Canadian budget focuses on social programs, not the military, and defines “a strong Canada” with programs focused on universal health care, programs for veterans, and plans to address gender inequality. Some … Continued
On top of recent accusations of money laundering, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, secretly worked for a Russian oligarch to advance the interests of Russian leader Vladimir Putin, according to a report from The Associated Press. As early as 2005, Manafort signed a $10 million annual contract with Putin ally Oleg Deripaska to “influence politics, … Continued
During Supreme Court confirmation hearings, Senator Al Franken exposed the absurdity of one Neil Gorsuch’s heartless appeals court rulings.
Senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano will not appear on Fox News for an unknown period of time. The former judge, who had been a regular guest on many of the network’s programs, has not been on the air since last Thursday.
President Donald Trump issued tweets ahead of and during FBI Director James Comey’s hearing before The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence seeking to discredit any investigation into his or his campaign’s Russian ties. The tweets did not hold up under scrutiny. Trump first referred the Russian “story” as “fake news.” James Clapper and others … Continued
57 percent of young adults, including three-quarters of black respondents and large majorities of Latinos and Asians, see Donald Trump’s presidency as illegitimate, according to a GenForward poll of 1,833 adults age 18 to 30. The poll was conducted by the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago with The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs … Continued
The Trump administration is swiftly rolling back regulations from the Obama era and prior. Multinational corporations and conservative groups argue these are positive changes from long-lived, stifling regulations; environmental groups, labor unions, consumer watchdogs and progressives believe the removal of these regulations will thrust the U.S. into another crisis — or crises.
President Donald Trump’s budget proposal was not well received by many Congressional Republicans, even the ones who normally support him. The budget, which was released yesterday, makes major cuts to domestic agencies, adds funding to defense, and ignores the entitlements that make up the bulk of the US federal spending. The Republican criticism is coming … Continued