Category Archives: 2016 Elections

Republican Justin Amash: Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct

A Michigan Republican and member of the House Freedom Caucus accused President Trump of “impeachable conduct” in a break with his party. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) tweeted Saturday that the president’s actions to potentially obstruct the now-shuttered special counsel investigation … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Nancy Pelosi: William Barr committed a crime

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday accused Attorney General William Barr of committing a crime by lying to Congress, blasting him in a closed-door meeting and later at a news conference. “We saw [Barr] commit a crime when he answered your … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Kamala Harris stumps William Barr

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is running for president, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t have time to hand Attorney General Barr his ass right quick. In fact, she did it all in less than a minute. Here’s how it all … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | NY AG Tish James on Maddow

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Breaking: Mueller: Barr’s depiction of report wasn’t accurate

Special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly wrote a letter to Attorney General William Barr expressing concerns about the summary of his investigation into President Trump’s dealings with Russia that was initially released to the public, according to the Washington Post. In … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | The real reason the Republicans are suddenly starting to admit Russia rigged Florida for Trump in the 2016 election

Hat tip- Palmer Report No way Ron DeSantis or Rick Scott won in Florida.  And DeSantis sure as hell didn’t win the Black women vote. If you’ve been paying attention for the past two and a half years, or if … Continue reading

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Russian Agent Maria Butina sentenced to 18 months in prison

Washington (CNN)A federal judge sentenced Russia national Maria Butina to 18 months in prison on Friday, after she pleaded guilty to trying to infiltrate conservative political circles and promote Russian interests before and after the 2016 presidential election. She is … Continue reading

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