Politics

DOJ Gives Nunes Doc that Launched Russia Probe

NUNES THANKS ROSENSTEIN FOR COOPERATING A DAY AFTER SUGGESTING HE COULD BE HELD IN CONTEMPT

1/1Nunes thanks Rosenstein for cooperating a day after suggesting he could be held in contempt. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Department of Justice gave house intelligence chairman Devin Nunes access to the document that launched the FBI’s Russia probe Wednesday. That de-escalated tensions that previously led Nunes to threaten to hold Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI…

DOJ Suspends Immigrant Legal Advice Program

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IS SUSPENDING A PROGRAM THAT PROVIDES LEGAL ADVICE FOR UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS

1/1The Trump administration is suspending a program that provides legal advice for undocumented immigrants. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Trump administration is suspending a program that provides legal advice for undocumented immigrants. A Justice Department official confirmed the decision to pause the “General Legal Orientation Program.” The program was created under president George W. Bush in 2003. It…

Roy Moore Files Countersuit Against Accuser

ROY MOORE FILES COUNTERCLAIM AGAINST WOMAN WHO ACCUSED HIM OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

1/1Roy Moore files counterclaim against woman who accused him of sexual misconduct. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Former Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore filed a countersuit against a woman who accused him of sexual misconduct. AL.com reports Moore and his attorney filed the counterclaim against Leigh Corfman late Monday. Moore also called a defamation suit filed against him…

FBI Raids Michael Cohen’s Office

FBI AGENTS RAIDED OFFICE OF TRUMP'S PERSONAL LAWYER MICHAEL COHEN

1/1FBI agents raided office of Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The FBI raided the office of president Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen on Monday morning. Cohen’s attorney, Stephen Ryan, says agents seized privileged communications between Cohen and his clients. Ryan also said the raid stemmed partially from a referral by the Office of Special…

Florida Governor Rick Scott Running for U.S. Senate

FLORIDA GOV. RICK SCOTT SAYS HE'S RUNNING FOR SENATE

1/1Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he’s running for Senate Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Florida governor Rick Scott is expected to officially announce he is running for U.S. Senate. The Republican governor joked to Politico in an interview published Monday; that it’s one of the worst kept secrets in the state’s political scene. Scott is said to be planning…

Us/Mex Illegal Border Crossings Surged In March

TRUMP SAYS HE WILL SEND NATIONAL GUARD TO BORDER TO COMBAT THE SURGING NUMBER OF ILLEGAL CROSSINGS

1/1Trump says he will send National Guard to border to combat the surging number of illegal crossings. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Illegal crossing into the U.S. from Mexico spiked last month. Such crossings traditionally increase in march as weather improves. Illegal crossing attempts have dropped in recent months and remained relatively steady in a trend dubbed the “Trump…

Russia: 60 U.S. Diplomats Need to Leave Before April 5

RUSSIA’S FOREIGN MINISTRY HAS ANNOUNCED 58 EMPLOYEES OF THE US EMBASSY IN MOSCOW AND TWO EMPLOYEES OF THE US CONSULATE GENERAL IN YEKATERINBURG WERE DECLARED “PERSONA NON GRATA”

1/1Russia’s Foreign Ministry has announced 58 employees of the US Embassy in Moscow and two employees of the US Consulate General in Yekaterinburg were declared “persona non grata.” Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Russia’s foreign ministry announced Thursday that 58 employees of the U.S. embassy in Moscow and two employees of the us consulate general in Yekaterinburg have been…

Sarah Jessica Parker Endorses Cynthia Nixon

SARAH JESSICA PARKER ENDORSES CYNTHIA NIXON IN BID FOR NY GOVERNOR

1/1Sarah Jessica Parker endorses Cynthia Nixon in bid for NY governor. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Cynthia Nixon has Sarah Jessica Parker’s vote for governor of New York. Parker posted her endorsement of her former “Sex and the City” co-star on her official Instagram account Thursday morning. Parker captioned a photo of Nixon: “A mother. An activist. An advocate….

Senator Bob Menendez to Run For 3rd Term

SEN. BOB MENENDEZ IS TRYING TO MAKE A POLITICAL COMEBACK

1/1Sen. Bob Menendez is trying to make a political comeback. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Senator Bob Menendez is making a political comeback. Two months after corruption charges were dropped against him, the New Jersey Democrat has announced a re-election bid. Federal prosecutors accused Menendez of abusing his office to help a doctor friend and political benefactor. However, jurors…

Trump Floated Idea Of Military Paying For Wall

SOURCES: PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP SUGGESTS U.S. MILITARY FOOT THE BILL FOR BORDER WALL

1/1Sources: President Donald Trump suggests U.S. military foot the bill for border wall. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – President Donald Trump has considered using the U.S. military budget to pay for the construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Two sources told CNN Tuesday that Trump floated the idea in private conversations with advisers. It’s unclear how serious…