Politics

President Trump Dissolves Voter Fraud Commission

TRUMP DISSOLVES VOTER FRAUD COMMISSION

1/1Trump dissolves voter fraud commission. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – President Trump dissolved his Voter Fraud Commission on Wednesday. He said in a statement that states weren’t cooperating with the board. The commission was created in may after Trump said there was widespread falsified voting. He also claimed; without evidence the reason he lost the popular vote by millions…

SCOTUS: Courts To Review Sex Misconduct Policies

SUPREME COURT TO LOOK INTO HOW JUDICIARY HANDLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS IN ITS OWN RANKS

1/1Supreme Court to look into how judiciary handles sexual harassment allegations in its own ranks Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Supreme Court will look into how the U.S. judiciary handles sexual harassment allegations in its own ranks. That’s according to Chief Justice John Roberts, who announced it in his annual State of the Judiciary report on Sunday. He…

Trump slams Pakistan for ‘lies & deceit’ in New Year’s tweet

1/1Donald Trump Twitter Show Caption Hide Caption ISLAMABAD (AP) — President Donald Trump slammed Pakistan for ‘lies & deceit’ in a New Year’s Day tweet that said Islamabad had played U.S. leaders for ‘fools.’ ‘No more,’ Trump tweeted. Trump in his tweet said the U.S. had given Pakistan $33 billion in the last 15 years, yet Afghanistan and the U.S….

Perils abroad, full plate at home, as Trump opens 2nd year

1/1Pres. Donald Trump Show Caption Hide Caption PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The glamour of his holiday break behind him, President Donald Trump is returning to Washington to face a hefty legislative to-do list, critical midterm elections and perilous threats abroad. Trump is starting his second year in office after a lengthy sojourn at his private Palm Beach club, capped…

Sen Sanders to Swear in De Blasio for 2nd Term

MAYOR DE BLASIO TO BE SWORN IN FOR SECOND TERM BY SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS

1/1Mayor De Blasio to be sworn in for second term by Senator Bernie Sanders Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – New York Mayor Bill de Blasio will feel the “Bern” during his second inauguration ceremony. Senator Bernie Sanders will officially swear in the mayor at City Hall on January 1st. De Blasio was re-elected for a second term by a…

Roy Moore Files Election Complaint, Takes Polygraph Test

ROY MOORE FILES ELECTION COMPLAINT TO DELAY CERTIFICATION OF SPECIAL ELECTION; SAYS HE PASSED POLYGRAPH OVER SEXUAL MISCONDUCT CLAIMS

1/1Roy Moore files election complaint to delay certification of special election; says he passed polygraph over sexual misconduct claims Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) -The results of Alabama’s special senate election are expected to be certified today. But Republican candidate Roy Moore is trying to stop officials from declaring Democrat Doug Jones the winner. A campaign statement says Moore filed…

Senate Majority PAC backed Jones’ winning Alabama campaign

1/1Doug Jones Show Caption Hide Caption MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A mysterious super PAC that spent millions of dollars backing Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama’s Senate race was heavily funded by the Democratic Senate Majority PAC. Chris Hayden, spokesman for the Senate Majority PAC, said Tuesday that the group was the primary backer of the PAC called Highway 31, which…

U.S. Reduced United Nations Budget by $285 Million

U.S. AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS NIKKI HALEY: UNITED STATES NEGOTIATED UN BUDGET REDUCTION

1/1U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley: United States negotiated UN budget reduction Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The UN budget is seeing a massive decline. That’s according to U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. In a news release Sunday, Haley said the U.S. negotiated a spending cut of more than $285-million. Ambassador Haley said the…

Suspicious Package Sent to Secretary Steve Mnuchin

SOMEONE SENT MANURE IN HOLIDAY GIFT WRAPPING TO TREASURY SECRETARY STEVEN MNUCHIN

1/1Someone sent manure in holiday gift wrapping to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Someone sent a gift-wrapped package of manure to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Los Angeles Police were called to his Bel Air street to investigate Saturday night. Officials say the package was addressed to the treasury secretary, but left at the home of…

Gallup Poll: Hillary Clinton’s Favorability Hits New Low

1/1Gallup: Hillary Clinton’s favorability rating hits new low. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – According to a new Gallup poll, Hillary Clinton’s favorability rating has fallen to a new low. The poll, released Tuesday, shows that 36% of respondents rated Clinton favorably, while 61% rated her unfavorably. That marks a five-point drop since June, when a poll of national adults…