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  1. “Step by step, [Rudy Giuliani] has escorted President Trump to the brink of impeachment,” The New York Times said in a piece following the president’s top lawyer and his impact on the scandals facing the 45th president. Two...
  2. In a Sunday evening panel discussion, MSNBC commentators explained that the White House appears to be just as chaotic and marred by chaos as the rumors say. Many in the White House learned that the president’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, was...
  3. Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) lost it over the weekend when he was asked about his phone calls with Rudy Giuliani’s associate Lev Parnas, who was recently indicted. Nunes was at a Republican Party fundraiser in New York City when two Intercept...
  4. MAGA supporters are losing their minds after a photo of the Nativity scene at Claremont United Methodist Church was posted to Facebook. The scene depicts Mary, Joseph, and the baby Jesus separated and put in their own cages, a reference to the...
  5. One of the critical questions that must be answered by Republicans, according to one Washington Post columnist, is why they didn’t care about Hunter Biden’s position at Burisma for so many years. In a Sunday piece, James Downie asked...
  6. A Republican staffer from the Ways and Means committee was caught spying on Democrats during their work over the weekend. According to a Judiciary Committee source, the female staffer was ultimately discovered and ran out of the committee room once...
  7. The New York Times editorial board issued a scathing op-ed Sunday detailing the ways in which President Donald Trump is destroying one of the key branches of the United States government. While many presidents battle with Congress, Trump has taken...
  8. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) appeared on “Meet the Press” Sunday to perpetuate the false narrative that Ukraine hacked the 2016 election, a fact that has been disproven by all of the U.S. intelligence agencies. When asked to explain what Cruz...
  9. Conservative Washington Post columnist Max Boot blasted President Donald Trump for essentially becoming a “press secretary” for the Saudi Arabian government in wake of the Pensacola, Florida mass shooting. In his column Sunday, Boot...
  10. According to a report from the New York Times, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is finding his hands tied by members of his own party who are skeptical over the appropriateness of calling some of the witnesses Donald Trump  — and...
  11. In a column for the Washington Post, conservative columnist Jennifer Rubin in publically shamed Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for his conversion from Cold War Russia critic to unabashed “Putin stooge” after his performance on “Meet the...
  12. According to a report from Politico, Chinese diplomats have been unleashed, as well as urged, to attack Donald Trump’s administration and the U.S. in general via social media like Twitter — turning the president’s favorite social...
  13. According to CNN pollster-in-residence Harry Enten, Donald Trump’s next 100 days — which could include an impeachment trial in the Senate — will hold the key to whether he will remain president in 2020. As Eten explains in a...
  14. What is the purpose and who is the audience for Wednesday’s Judiciary Committee Hearing? The Democrats must do better, for all our sakes. I have long expressed my exasperation with the timid way in which the House Democratic leadership has only...
  15. Apparently Donald Trump enjoyed Texas Sen.Ted Cruz’s appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday morning, tweeting out excerpts of the Texas Republican’s defense of him — but he skipped over the part where the...
  16. A “Meet the Press” interview with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) went sideways on Sunday when host Chuck Todd reminded the Trump defender of all the smears the president launched against him when they were both vying for the 2016 GOP presidential...
  17. The entry of Michael Bloomberg, one the world’s wealthiest men, into the Democratic Presidential primary contest arrives at a moment when Earth is facing growing levels of obscene wealth concentration and income disparity. This article first...
  18. On Saturday, Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA), the senior Republican on the House Judiciary Committee made a demand to the Democrats that they postpone Monday’s hearing on the impeachment of Donald Trump, saying he needed more time to digest a...
  19. According to a report from Politico, Donald Trump’s tenure has not resulted in voters becoming more conservative, and instead, he is driving them into the arms of more liberal and progressive candidates at the local level who are then using...
  20. A fifteen-minute CNN interview with Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) wound down to an abrupt end on Sunday morning as the “State of the Union” host Dana Bash cut off the Trump defender’s insistence there was no quid pro quo offer from the...
  21. Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) has demanded that Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) postpone a scheduled House Judiciary Committee hearing slated for Monday after being blindsided by a massive report from the Democrats on the committee making the case for the...
  22. Digging back into the archives, Politico reveals that President Donald Trump appears to be re-purposing the advice he suggested to Bill Clinton when the embattled Democratic president faced impeachment 21 years ago. According to the report, Trump...
  23. According to a report from the Miami Herald, President Donald Trump was accompanied by two convicted war criminals he recently pardoned when we held a closed-door fundraiser in Florida on Saturday night. The report states that Trump’s...
  24. According to a report from Voice of America, military leaders at the Pentagon are growing increasingly concerned with the popularity of Russian President Vladimir Putin within the military ranks due to the influence of Russian propaganda and Donald...
  25. A new think tank founded by Jerry Falwell Jr. aims to defend “Judeo-Christian and American values from leftists like former Ohio Gov. John Kasich,” according to The Columbus Dispatch. According to The Epoch Times, “The Falkirk...
  26. Canada recently voted at the United Nations for the establishment of a Palestinian state. At the same time, Canada reiterated its position that there were too many UN resolutions about Israel. Canada argued that these resolutions unfairly singled...
  27. This week, Madonna made headlines for a very eccentric, Madonna-esque Instagram post. In her picture, she was laying on what looked like a hospital bed, receiving intravenous therapy (IV) as a woman played a Tibetan bowl above her body.“Felt...
  28. On Wednesday of last week, the House Intelligence Committee issued its impeachment report on President Trump. The facts are clear. Trump has engaged in obstruction of justice, abuse of power and other high crimes and misdemeanors in his effort to...
  29. Janine Jackson interviewed the Village Voice’s Wayne Barrett about Rudy Giuliani and 9/11 for the August 17, 2007, episode of CounterSpin; that conversation was rebroadcast for the November 29, 2019, show. This is a lightly edited transcript....
  30. The family of a teenage boy whose death ProPublica investigated has objected to the publication of a surveillance video that documented his last hours. Yesterday, ProPublica published a detailed account of failings and missteps by the U.S. Border...