Archive for October, 2017

Oct
24
2017

Clinton campaign, DNC paid for research that led to Russia dossier

The Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund research that resulted in a now-famous dossier containing allegations about President Trump’s connections to Russia and possible coordination between his campaign and the Kremlin, people familiar with the... Read more
Oct
24
2017

GOP Sen. Jeff Flake won’t seek re-election, takes veiled dig at Trump

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona announced Tuesday he won’t be running for re-election — as he lamented the “flagrant disregard of truth and decency” in American politics. “There are times when we must risk our careers in favor... Read more
Oct
23
2017

Scott Pruitt gets more security than any EPA head ever

The Environmental Protection Agency is expanding security for administrator Scott Pruitt, bringing the number of people guarding him to 30, according to a report on Monday. Salaries for guards providing the extra protection will cost more than $2 million... Read more
Oct
14
2017

Behind Trump’s latest moves: A return to constitutional government

Do you remember how glum Barak Obama looked after last year’s election? It wasn’t because he liked Hillary Clinton. Instead, he was mourning for the last four years of his administration. He was looking at all his unconstitutional executive... Read more
Oct
10
2017

Trump is overwriting Obama’s unlawful green schemes

One by one, the artifacts of President Barack Obama’s rule by administrative fiat are tumbling. The latest is his signature Clean Power Plan that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt says he’ll begin the arduous process of unwinding. via Trump is... Read more
Oct
06
2017

Jimmy Carter returns to the scene of his nuclear crime

Fool me once, the saying goes, shame on you. Fool me twice, three times, four times — then you must be Jimmy Carter. Carter negotiated a sweetheart deal that gave Pyongyang two nuclear reactors and $5 billion in aid... Read more