Podesta Pressed on How Russians Knew to Focus on Purple States, But Clinton Campaign Didn’t

One question – How is it that Russian operatives meddling in the 2016 presidential election knew to target purple states, but the Hillary Clinton campaign did not? Continue reading

Jane Sanders’ daughter runs for Bernie’s old seat, amid college $$ controversy

As Carina Driscoll announced she was running for mayor of Burlington – the local Vermont office her stepfather Bernie Sanders once held – she was determined to be her own candidate. Continue reading

Kentucky bill would motivate jobless to find work

Kentucky’s Legislature is considering a bill that would cut in half the number of weeks a person can receive unemployment benefits. Under Kentucky’s current labor law, a person laid off for any reason other than misconduct is eligible to receive a portion of their paycheck for a maximum of 26 weeks. But under House Bill 252, the maximum number of weeks would change in accordance with the state’s unemployment rate. Continue reading

Sessions firm on recusing himself from Russia probe, uncertain about Senate fixing DACA

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is suggesting he has no regrets about recusing himself on anything related to Russia, telling Fox News that he believes he “did the right thing.” Perhaps he realized, it was a bunch of BS, and a witch hunt, like Trump said. Continue reading

Son of George Soros donated $650G to Dem campaigns, groups last year

The son of liberal billionaire financier George Soros donated $650,000 to Democratic campaigns and committees last year, according to Federal Election Commission records. Continue reading

Trump says Russians ‘laughing their asses off’ over US collusion probes

Sunday President Trump  launched a tweet storm over the investigations by the Justice Department and others into Russia election meddling — writing that “they are laughing their a—s off in Moscow.” Continue reading

The Trump-Russia collusion narrative is dead

Friday’s grand jury indictment in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election destroys Democratic claims that the Trump presidential campaign colluded with Russia to win the race, and that the Russian interference cost Hillary Clinton the election. It is now time for Mueller to look into real election interference and collusion with the Russians by the Democrats. Continue reading

Romney, seeking US Senate seat, calls for action against mass shootings

Just hours after announcing plans to run for a U.S. Senate seat in Utah, former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney took the stage Friday night in Provo to draw attention to a matter clear across the country: this week’s massacre in Florida. Continue reading

McMaster: FBI indictments prove Russia meddled in US elections

Saturday the  national security adviser to President Trump said that the new FBI indictments show indisputably that Russians meddled in U.S. elections. During the Munich Security Conference in Germany, H.R. McMaster said “with the FBI indictment, the evidence is now incontrovertible” that Moscow meddled in the 2016 campaign. Continue reading

Prestigious Hawaii school pays $80M to victims of ‘monstrous sexual abuse’

A prestigious Hawaii school has agreed to pay $80 million to former students sexually abused by a psychiatrist spanning for decades. Kamehameha School in Honolulu, Hawaii, a well-regarded school on the islands that receives billions of dollars a year in endowments, was accused of covering up sexual abuse reported by students for 27 years from 1958 to 1985 by psychiatrist Robert Browne. Continue reading