Category Archives: Democracy

Wednesday Open Thread | Are Berniebots on the DNC Attempting to Change the Rules to Suppress the Black Vote?

Found at the following twitter thread: Armando‏ @armandodkos Are Bernie delegates on Dem Unity Commission and Rules Committee proposing a radical change to delegate selection process for Pres. Noms? /1 I fear they are. And their proposals would gut the … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Susan Rice on Putin’s denials of election interference: ‘Frankly, he’s lying’

Susan Rice, former President Obama’s national security adviser, on Sunday dismissed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s denials that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. “Frankly, he’s lying,” Rice said on ABC’s “This Week.” “The reality is — as all … Continue reading

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Donald Trump staffers copied classified documents and removed them from secured room

As controversy and scandal and reports of outright criminal behavior continue to swirl out of control, Donald Trump and his White House seem to be settling on a consistent theme. Whenever any adviser or staffer gets caught up in these … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions Criminal Complaint – Perjury, False Statements, Cover Up

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Senate Intel Committee Hearings on Donald Trump and Russia

(CNN) — The Senate intelligence committee has asked 20 people to be questioned in its investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, the panel’s chairman said Wednesday. “This one is one of the biggest investigations the Hill has … Continue reading

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House Intel schedules first Russia hearing for March 20th

(CNN) — House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes announced Tuesday the first public hearing in their investigation into Russia’s meddling in the US election last year will be March 20. Nunes said he has invited FBI Director James Comey and … Continue reading

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Videos | 2017 Democratic National Committee Chair Election

Moments after accepting DNC chairmanship, Tom Perez appoints Keith Ellison as deputy chair https://t.co/8xQ3jFbuUC https://t.co/ssmo8q3GRu — CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) February 25, 2017 How the election work & Who are the candidates

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