Jennifer Granholm catches Rick Santorum shamelessly lying ahead of SOTU: ‘It’s not hard for you personally’

Conservative CNN contributor Rick Santorum predicted prior to Tuesday’s State of the Union Address that President Donald Trump could change the minds of Americans with a uncharacteristically pleasant speech. Just moments before the annual speech was set to kick off, Santorum argued that the event is the perfect occasion to introduce new voters to Trump. […]

House managers warn White House counsel Pat Cipollone he must disclose information as a ‘material witness’

On Tuesday, in the immediate run-up to the impeachment trial, House managers sent a letter to White House counsel Pat Cipollone, warning him that he is a “material witness” to President Donald Trump’s alleged abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The letter further demands that he disclose firsthand information prior to the beginning of […]

McConnell shuts down Trump’s demand to make Democrats testify in impeachment: ‘Mutually assured destruction’

President Donald Trump has made his position clear on how he wants the impeachment trial to be conducted: A partisan parade of Republican-approved witnesses the Senate GOP can publicly smack down, like Hunter Biden, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), and the anonymous intelligence community whistleblower who originally filed […]

NHS staff to lead protest against Trump during his trip to the UK

Nurses and doctors from the United Kingdom’s National Health Service are planning to lead a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump next week amid mounting concerns about potential privatization of the U.K.’s decades-old public healthcare system. The Stop Trump Coalition—which helped organize massive protests against the U.S. president when he visited the U.K. in July […]

Ex-GOP lawmaker blisters ‘think-skinned weakling’ Devin Nunes for threatening yet another lawsuit at critics

Appearing on MSNBC on Sunday morning, former Rep. David Jolly (R-FL) scorched former colleague Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) for threatening another lawsuit, this time against CNN and the Daily Beast for reporting that an indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani claims the California Republican met with former chief Ukraine prosecutor Viktor Shokin in Vienna in 2018 looking for dirt on political opponents. […]

Trump Jr’s claim that conservatives never disrupt leftists gets obliterated by a free speech lawyer

During an event at the University of California at Los Angeles this Sunday to promote his new book, Donald Trump Jr. was confronted by hecklers intent on disrupting the event, ultimately prompting him to storm off the stage with his girlfriend and Trump campaign senior adviser, Kimberly Guilfoyle. But the protesters weren’t the usual Trump […]

GOP senators’ silence on Trump hearings suggests they may be considering impeachment seriously

Several Republican senators have taken a “vow of silence” on the impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives. Maine Senator Susan Collins has described her position this way: “I am very likely to be a juror so to make a predetermined decision on whether to convict a president of the United States does not fulfill […]