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  1. A former member of President Donald Trump’s evangelical advisory board is under investigation for allegedly trying to hire a hitman to murder his former son-in-law. James MacDonald, founder of Harvest Bible Chapel, was accused by his former...
  2. President Donald Trump’s administration charged Tuesday it was “quite possible” Iran was responsible for sabotage of Gulf oil interests but said its robust response had stopped potential attacks on Americans. Top Trump officials...
  3. Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) on Tuesday refused to back down after becoming the first House Republican to call for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. CBS News campaign reporter Bo Erickson snapped a photo of Amash speaking to a group of...
  4. Former White House Special Counsel Don McGahn was scheduled to appear before Congress Tuesday. He was expected to provide key testimony on whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice during the Mueller probe. But his lawyers said that he...
  5. Special counsel Robert Mueller is reluctant to publicly testify about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election because he does not want to become part of a political firestorm. CNN reported on Tuesday that Mueller and...
  6. At least 16 House Democrats are demanding to begin some form of action on impeachment. President Donald Trump’s total refusal to honor any congressional document subpoenas, his total blockade on allowing current and former administration...
  7. “The View” co-host Joy Behar joked that Republicans should be thrown in jail for helping President Donald Trump cover up his lawless behavior, and Meghan McCain was infuriated. The panelists were reacting to former White House counsel...
  8. Michigan state Rep. Jim Lower (R) on Tuesday told Fox News host Sandra Smith that he is challenging Rep. Justin Amash (R) after the congressman called for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. In an interview on Fox News, Lower announced his...
  9. In the past, special counsel Robert Mueller testified before Congress numerous times. But Mueller kept a very low profile during the Russia investigation, carefully avoiding the media. And Politico’s Darren Samuelsohn, in a May 21 article, lets...
  10. For years, President Donald Trump has denounced Hillary Clinton and riled up his followers at rallies with chants to “lock her up!” The idea that Trump would want to imprison his political opponents has seemed more like an empty...
  11. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on Tuesday told CNN’s Manu Raju that it’s time for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to start up impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump. “I trust the Speaker is taking a measured approach...
  12. The Wisconsin Republican Party got dealt a series of stinging defeats during the 2018 midterm elections — but the party doesn’t think it needs a big change in its policies. Rather, as outlined by The New Republic’s Alex Shephard,...
  13. Donald Trump’s recent budget proposal included billions of dollars in Social Security cuts. The proposed cuts were a huge betrayal of his campaign promise to protect our Social Security system. Fortunately for Social Security’s current and future...
  14. On Monday, the New York Times reported that staffers at Deutsche Bank flagged multiple incidents of suspicious activity involving the accounts of President Donald Trump and Jared Kushner. But higher-ups ignored their warnings and continued doing...
  15. A black Trump supporter says family members have threatened to disown him over his backing of the president. Abdul-Malik Walter, of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, is among the roughly 12 percent of black Americans who support President Donald Trump,...
  16. President Donald Trump and his sycophants have a way of becoming furious whenever Chris Wallace, Shepard Smith or anyone else at Fox News questions anything the president says or does. Regardless, Fox on the whole is a very Trump-friendly outlet,...
  17. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) on Tuesday delivered a blistering opening statement during a hearing on potential instances of obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump outlined in special counsel Robert...
  18. The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday is holding a hearing on the oversight of the Mueller report, which was supposed to include testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn. The White House directed McGahn to defy a subpoena to appear...
  19. President Donald Trump has appealed a court ruling that ordered his accounting firm to turn over his personal financial records to the U.S. House. A federal judge ruled Monday that Trump’s longtime accounting firm Mazars must turn over...
  20. Pressure is growing on top Democrats in Congress to start impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. According to the Washington Post, members of Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s leadership team — as well as House Judiciary Committee Chairman...
  21. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) faced tough questions on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” about President Donald Trump’s refusal to comply with constitutional law — and he finally admitted he was no “expert” on those...
  22. ‘Name One Country Where This Happened and It Ended Well’ The only appointment that appeared on President Donald Trump’s official schedule Monday was a “Make America Great Again” campaign rally in Pennsylvania. Now...
  23. President Donald Trump criticized Fox News again Sunday in the latest hint that he is souring on what has been his favorite and most faithful news outlet. As part of a flurry of afternoon tweets, Trump took the conservative network to task for...
  24. US lawmakers clashed Monday over intelligence on Iran, with an ally of President Donald Trump accusing Tehran of provocations that could draw a military response, ahead of a classified briefing on the tensions. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick...
  25. Former deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe on Tuesday said that he was the one who removed former FBI agent Peter Strzok from participating in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential...
  26. Qatari state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera suspended two journalists on Sunday over a video they produced claiming the extent of the Holocaust was being misrepresented by Jews. The clip, posted by Al Jazeera’s online AJ+ Arabic service,...
  27. President Donald Trump’s Peace Plan aimed at solving the conflict between the Palestinian Arabs and Israel appears to be doomed to failure, based on historical precedents. History has taught us that every attempt by the United States to settle the...
  28. The White House boasted that President Donald Trump had reached a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico — and social media users congratulated him for fixing the trade agreement he broke. The United States’ closest neighbors lifted...
  29. Former federal prosecutor and CNN legal analyst Elie Honig this week admitted he was stunned by President Donald Trump’s justification for blocking the testimony of former White House counsel Don McGahn — and he called the legal...
  30. More than 170 shoes companies have signed onto a letter warning President Donald Trump of “catastrophic” consequences from his trade war with China. Shoe manufacturers such as Nike, Adidas and Reebok joined the Footwear Distributors and...