Trump Trying to Find Ways to Delegitimize Mueller

Both the Washington Post and the New York Times are reporting that Trump and his attorneys are searching for anything they can find to cast aspersions on Special Counsel Robert Mueller and undermine his investigation, particularly alleged conflicts of interest. … [Read more...]

NRA Goes Full-On White Supremacist

Ever since Grant Stinchfield took over as a host of NRA TV, the gun rights group has moved closer and closer to outright white supremacy in its public positions. A recent show provides a perfect example as he and a guest said that Black Lives Matter wants to murder white families. … [Read more...]

Trump is the Most Dishonest President Ever

During last year's campaign, Donald Trump distinguished himself as the most dishonest candidate by a country mile, lying about virtually everything. He has continued that pattern in the White House, as the Washington Post's factcheckers call him "the most fact-challenged politician that The Fact Checker has ever encountered." … [Read more...]

Schaub: Trump Didn’t Want to Certify His Financial Disclosures

Walter Schaub, the recently resigned director of the Office of Government Ethics, is now telling stories about what went on when Trump took office. One of those stories is that Trump didn't want to certify that his financial disclosure statements were true. … [Read more...]

Trump Associates to Testify Next Week

The three people involved in that meeting with the Russian lawyer -- Donald Trump, Jr., Paul Manafort and Jared Kushner -- will all testify in front of Senate committees next week, but not the same one. Kushner will testify before the Senate Intel Committee, but behind closed doors. … [Read more...]

Wayne Allyn Root Pulls Off Homophobia and Misogyny Double Flip

Professional Donald Trump bootlicker Wayne Allyn Root went on another of his patented misogynistic and homophobic rants on his radio show, saying that Megyn Kelly is getting low ratings on MSNBC because liberal men are all gay and don't appreciate a beautiful woman. Oh, and he wants her to die. … [Read more...]

Trump Getting Rid of State Dept. Cyber Security Unit

While Donald Trump continues to try to pin the blame on Obama for the Russian interference in the election he isn't sure happened, he has not only done nothing to help protect our election systems from hacking, he's taking actions that undermine our efforts to do so. … [Read more...]

CBO: Repeal Without Replacement Would Cost 32 Million Their Insurance

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is insisting that they will hold a vote next week on just repealing Obamacare but not replacing it, a vote that is almost certain to fail. But the CBO has analyzed that bill too and it would, as I said previously, be far worse than even a bad replacement bill. … [Read more...]

Manafort Was Heavily in Debt to Russians Before Joining Trump Campaign

The New York Times reports that Paul Manafort was millions of dollars in debt to Russian interests before joining the Trump campaign last year. And like most people dealing with Russian organized crime and business interests, he used Cyprus as his banking center. … [Read more...]

The Alternate Reality of Trump Voters

A new Public Policy Polling survey shows, as if we needed any more evidence of this, that Trump voters live in an alternate reality that completely ignores the facts. This is especially true on the Russia matter, where more than 3/4ths of them don't believe what Donald Trump, Jr. has publicly admitted to. … [Read more...]

Fear of Gypsies? Really? What Year Is It?

The right-wing media is suddenly all abuzz with warnings about the dangers of...gypsies. Yes, seriously. In 2017, they're recycling Nazi rhetoric from the 1930s about the evils of gypsies, how unclean they are and now they're invading us, people! … [Read more...]

Trump Attacks Sessions, Rosenstein and Mueller

Donald Trump is going on the attack against his own appointees in a new interview with the New York Times. Some of what he said in this interview is kind of astonishing, even for him. He says he would not have appointed Sessions if he knew he would recuse himself from the Russia investigation. … [Read more...]