William Barr: More than 1,000 former justice officials demand attorney general step down over Roger Stone controversy

Group calls it ‘outrageous’ for sitting AG to carry a president’s water to help a friend as Trump claims he has the power to do so Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/william-barr-trump-roger-stone-resign-tweets-latest-a9339936.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: John T Bennett

Trump blames his border wall falling over on 'big winds' and claims it's fixed 'forever'

President claims his wall fell because ‘the concrete foundation was just poured [and] soaking wet when big winds kicked in’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-border-wall-fell-big-winds-fixed-forever-tweet-a9338326.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Chris Riotta

AG Barr criticizes Trump’s tweets on Stone: He should stop, his tweets ‘make it impossible for me to do my job’

Aww, the sycophant is sick of it. Today, impeached president Donald Trump’s manifestly corrupt personal attorney general Bill Barr said in an interview with ABC News, “The president has never asked me to do anything in a criminal case,” but that Trump should stop tweeting about the Justice Department because the president’s tweets “make it […]

American children are using Trump's words to bully classmates, report finds

Analysis from the Washington Post finds more than 300 incidents of school bullying Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-insults-children-bully-us-school-racist-xenophobic-a9334911.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Danielle Zoellner

Pentagon to shift $3.8B for fighter planes, ships toward border wall

The Trump administration plans to sap money intended to build fighter jets, ships, vehicles and National Guard equipment in order to fund barriers on the U.S.-Mexico border, the Pentagon told Congress on Thursday, a move that has agitated Democrats and even drawn condemnation from a top House Republican. The surprise reprogramming of another $3.8 billion, […]

Marie Yovanovitch: The State Department is in trouble

Marie Yovanovitch, the retired former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, used an award acceptance speech at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Wednesday to criticize the Trump administration. “Right now, the State Department is in trouble. Senior leaders lack policy vision, moral clarity, leadership. The policy process has been replaced by decisions emanating from the top with […]

John Kelly defends Vindman: ‘He did exactly what we teach them to do’

Former White House chief of staff John Kelly said Wednesday that Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman was following his military training when he chose to report President Donald Trump’s now infamous July phone call with the president of Ukraine. That decision last summer ultimately led to the army officer’s ouster from a position with the National […]

If you listen carefully to what White House officials say about Trump and Roger Stone, you get to the truth

Impeachment has let the genie out of the bottle, so now we have to ask ourselves: Is acquitted Trump the check or the balance? Or both? Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/trump-roger-stone-do-sentencing-case-charges-today-a9332741.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: John T Bennett

Secret Service ordered to reveal how much it has paid to Trump's private company

Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform have demanded to see all documents relating to Secret Service accommodation and expenses at Trump properties Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-organisation-secret-service-room-rate-mar-a-lago-carolyn-maloney-jackie-speier-a9332606.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Oliver O’Connell

Why Trump can dynamite a sacred, protected hill to build the border wall

To make way for the expanding border wall, contractors hired by the Trump administration are presently blasting away protected land in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument — a park established more than 80 years ago by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. But that’s not all. The demolition in southern Arizona has come to Monument Hill, home […]