Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.), a staunch supporter of President Trump, said Friday that a "president cannot obstruct justice." Gingrich said that as president, Trump was well within his authority to fire the head of the FBI. “The president of...
When Kentucky lawyer John Bush was nominated by President Trump for a federal appeals court position, his blogging pseudonym “G. Morris” was covered in an article by BuzzFeed — because his political opinions are relevant. But during his confirmation hearing,...
“There has to be some kind of arms-length relationship” between the president and law enforcement, Preet Bharara says. By Jeffrey Young https://twitter.com/ThisWeekABC/status/873893326042218496 President Donald Trump fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara the day after the prosecutor refused to return a call from him,...
In denying President Trump’s abuse of power, Republicans have chosen party over country. James Comey’s written statement, released to the public on the eve of his testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee, is a remarkable document. In it, the former...
Former FBI Director James Comey delivered historic testimony on Thursday, and one moment stands out as particularly damning for President Trump. While being questioned by Senator Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island) on why he thought Trump suddenly fired him, Comey cited...
‘The kinds of cuts that are proposed in this budget will not occur’ Senate appropriators told Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday that the Education Department’s budget request was dead on arrival in Congress, with Republicans and Democrats alike defending...
In an interview with BBC's Newsnight, renowned academic linguist, author, and political commentator Noam Chomsky has said that he actually believes today's Republican Party is "more dangerous than ISIS" to the future and welfare of the United States, whether...
The president of the Philippines is murdering people with death squads and U.S. president Donald Trump recently had him on the phone to tell him that he's "a good man" and he's "doing an amazing job" and praise him...
President Donald Trump said former Sen. Joe Lieberman (D) of Connecticut would be his top pick to replace Comey as FBI director in the Oval Office Thursday. Lieberman who was also former Vice President Al Gore's running mate in the...
George Washington's Farewell Address had some advice about foreign policy that is incredibly relevant today. It's actually uncanny how perfectly relevant his words were for criticizing the bizarre friendly relationship maintained by the United States government and Saudi Arabia. With...