Gianforte Choke Slams Guardian Reporter

I wrote recently about Greg Gianforte, the Congressional candidate from Montana who supports slavery apologist and Christian Reconstructionist Douglas Wilson. On the eve of the election, Gianforte apparently decided to commit felony assault on a reporter asking him questions. … [Read more...]

Advertisers Beginning to Abandon Hannity

It's only a trickle at this point, but at least a few advertisers have already responded to public pressure and have pulled their ads from Sean Hannity's show on Fox News. Only time will tell how far it goes and if it's enough to get him off the air, as it did for Glenn Beck and Bill O'Reilly. … [Read more...]

DeVos Wants Voucher Money for Schools that Discriminate

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testified before a House subcommittee on Wednesday and said that the question of whether parents could use federally funded vouchers to send their kids to a school that discriminates against other students would be up to the states. … [Read more...]

Trump Budget Cuts Infrastructure Spending

One of the big proposals Trump made during the campaign was to spend $1 trillion improving our infrastructure, something that is very badly needed. But in his proposed budget, he wants only $200 billion in infrastructure spending, but cuts programs for infrastructure by an even bigger number, canceling out the net spending. … [Read more...]

Russian Officials Talked Openly About Influencing Trump

One of the reasons why John Brennan, then CIA Director, alerted the FBI counter-intelligence folks about possible collusion is because the CIA intercepted phone calls from Russian officials talking openly about influencing Trump as a candidate and potentially as president. … [Read more...]

CBO: New Obamacare Bill Still Costs 23 Million Their Health Care

The House took an immediate vote on their modified bill to replace Obamacare, getting it in before the CBO could report on its effects. Now we know why. The CBO has finished their evaluation of the new bill and found that it still will cost 23 million people their health care coverage. … [Read more...]

Trump’s Appalling Budget

The White House has released its final proposed budget and it's so appalling and cruel that even many Republicans in Congress are calling it dead on arrival. Vox takes a look at some of the incredibly deep budget cuts that will cause enormous damage to individuals and the country. … [Read more...]

Let’s See Tucker Carlson Being a Hypocrite

The Shorenstein Center at Harvard did a study of media coverage of the 2016 election and found that both Trump and Clinton got extremely negative coverage. Tucker Carlson, who thinks only Trump got negative coverage, said the report was done by "political hacks posing as journalists." … [Read more...]

A Tale of Two Presidents and the Holocaust Museum

During his trip to Israel, Trump visited that nation's national Holocaust memorial and, as is tradition, left a note in the guestbook. It reads like something a teenager would write in a fellow student's yearbook at the end of a school year. … [Read more...]

Giuliani: I Lied About Commission to Write Muslim Ban

The ACLU is suing Trump over his Muslim ban and the judge in the case ordered Rudy Giuliani and the White House to turn over documents concerning a commission that helped write the executive order to make it look like it wasn't a Muslim ban. Now Giuliani says he was lying about all that stuff. What he said last a few months ago: … [Read more...]

Joyner: Declare Martial Law if Trump is Impeached

Rick Joyner isn't very good at being coherent. On the one hand, he says that martial law is inevitable because the left is trying to get Trump impeached (and he thinks this is a good thing). On the other hand, he also says God won't let him be impeached and is using the Russia scandal to destroy his enemies. … [Read more...]

Is This the Beginning of the End for Hannity?

As Sean Hannity continues to push a ridiculous conspiracy theory that Fox News itself has retracted, there are beginning to be hints that he is about to go the way of Beck and O'Reilly. First, he's making cryptic tweets like this one: … [Read more...]