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House Intelligence GOP Finds No Trump-Russia Collusion in Final Report

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Posted by    Friday, April 27, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/27/2018 at 1:00pm
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The Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee published the final report on the committee’s investigation into possible collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia during the election.

After a yearlong investigation, the members “found no evidence that the Trump campaign colluded, coordinated, or conspired with the Russian government.”

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North and South Korea Set Goals to End Korean War, Nuclear-Free Peninsula

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Posted by    Friday, April 27, 2018 at 9:00am 4/27/2018 at 9:00am
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History happened right before our eyes overnight when North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un became the first leader of the hermit kingdom to set foot in South Korea.

He shook hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the two men held an 8.5 hour summit, which included talks to end the...

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You Can’t Claim Religious Discrimination When Kicked Out of a Bar Over a Trump Hat, Apparently

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Posted by    Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:00pm 4/26/2018 at 4:00pm
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Back in January 2017, after President Donald Trump took office, Greg Piatek, an accountant from Philadelphia visited the Happiest Hour Bar in New York City’s West Village.

Piatek wore a Make America Great Again hat, which prompted staff to ask Piatek and his friends to leave.

He sued and claimed the staff “offended...

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Appeals Court Delays Changes to Florida’s System to Restore Felon Voting Rights

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Posted by    Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/26/2018 at 12:00pm
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Last month, the US District Court for the Northern District of Florida issued a stay on Florida’s system to restore voting rights for felons. The court then ordered Republican Governor Rick Scott and three Cabinet members to adopt a new system by April 26 to allow convicted felons to vote.

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Dr. Ronny Jackson Withdraws as VA Secretary Nominee

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Posted by    Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 8:03am 4/26/2018 at 8:03am
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Dr. Ronny Jackson has withdrawn his name from consideration to lead the Veterans Affairs Department after days of allegations of inappropriate behavior since 2006.

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Has Comey peaked?

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/25/2018 at 3:00pm

Maybe, just maybe, we’re all just sick of his self-righteous victim mentality.

A poll released this morning by Morning Consult/Politico showed that two-thirds of voters (64%) did not watch any of the interviews that James Comey gave on ABC, CNN, MSNBC, and NBC.

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Latest Tennessee Poll Shows Blackburn Down Three Points to Democrat Bredesen

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/25/2018 at 1:00pm
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A lot of eyes are focused on Missouri, West Virginia, etc, but it looks like Tennessee deserves a lot more attention this midterm because it could easily flip to the Democrats. Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) chose not to seek re-election after serving two terms.

The latest Mason-Dixon Polling and Strategy poll shows...

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What’s Going on With Trump’s VA Secretray Nominee Ronny Jackson?

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/24/2018 at 3:00pm
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The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee has postponed a confirmation hearing for Dr. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump’s pick for VA Secretary, after allegations of hostile work environments and overprescribing drugs surfaced.

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Another GOP House Seat Imperiled as Colorado Supreme Court Removes Rep. Lamborn From Primary Ballot

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/24/2018 at 1:00pm
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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-CO) has represented Colorado’s 5th district for six years, but it looks like that may come to an end. The Colorado Supreme Court kicked him off the GOP primary ballot after the justices “ruled th...

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Former President George H.W. Bush in Intensive Care With Blood Infection

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Posted by    Monday, April 23, 2018 at 7:00pm 4/23/2018 at 7:00pm
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Former President George H.W. Bush is in intensive care with a blood infection. He buried his beloved wife Barbara on Saturday after 73 years of marriage. From CNN:

“President Bush was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital yesterday morning after contracting an infection that spread to his blood. He is responding to...

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Waffle House Shooting Suspect in Police Custody

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Posted by    Monday, April 23, 2018 at 2:25pm 4/23/2018 at 2:25pm

The Metro Nashville Police Department announced that authorities have Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking in custody.

He allegedly killed four people at the restaurant, located southeast of downtown Nashville, on Sunday morning.

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Politico: Sen. McCaskill Can Beat Republican Opponent Because of Unrelated Republican’s Scandals

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Posted by    Monday, April 23, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/23/2018 at 1:00pm
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The Missouri Senate race has garnered since President Donald Trump won the state by more than 18 points in 2016. Polls have shown that McCaskill faces a tough race against state Attorney General Josh Hawley, who more than likely will be her GOP opponent.

Politico thinks McCaskill can slide on through re-election...

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GOP’s Top Midterm Strategy is All About Hillary

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Posted by    Monday, April 23, 2018 at 11:00am 4/23/2018 at 11:00am

The GOP has decided to use failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as a main part of its midterm strategy in order to keep control of Congress this year. From Fox News:

Even if she avoids the spotlight moving forward, the Republican Party plans to evoke her early and often in key...

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Meadows: Documents Show ‘Concerning Level of Coordination’ Between FBI, DOJ During Hillary Investigation

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Posted by    Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/21/2018 at 12:00pm

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), head of the House Freedom Caucus, has sent a letter to Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) to persuade him to look closer at documents recently uncovered about the texts between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page.

To Meadows, the documents appear to “suggest a concerning level...

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Democrats Lawsuit Alleges Conspiracy Between Trump’s Campaign, Russia, Wikileaks to Disrupt 2016 Election

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Posted by    Friday, April 20, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/20/2018 at 3:00pm

The Democrats reek of desperation. Have you stopped laughing? I haven’t, but I’ll continue. Yes, the Democrat National Committee (DNC) has filed a lawsuit that alleges President Donald Trump’s campaign, Russia, and Wikileaks conspired to disrupt the 2016 election.

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Comey Memos Puncture Collusion and Obstruction Narratives

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Posted by    Friday, April 20, 2018 at 11:00am 4/20/2018 at 11:00am

Congress received the memos from former FBI Director James Comey on his meetings with President Donald Trump. What I found interesting is what is not in the memos: Evidence of collusion or an attempt to obstruct the FBI.

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Luntz Focus Group Found Comey ‘Very Weak, Pathetic’ and ‘Two-Faced’

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Posted by    Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 5:00pm 4/19/2018 at 5:00pm
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Pollster Frank Luntz recently conducted a focus group on former FBI Director James Comey’s interview with George Stephanopoulos.

The group was comprised of 15 people, Republicans and Democrats who provided feedback while watching the interview. Using hand-held dials, participants dialed up when something Comey said or did during his interview pleased them and...

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