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House Intelligence Committee Requests Sally Yates to Testify Over Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 21, 2017 at 4:00pm 4/21/2017 at 4:00pm
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The House Intelligence Committee has invited some former President Barack Obama’s administration officials to testify in a closed hearing over the panel’s investigation into possible Russian interference in our presidential election.

The committee included former acting Attorney General Sally Yates who President Donald Trump fired when she instructed Department of Justice “lawyers...

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Elijah Cummings Sees Adam Schiff, Barbara Lee, and Tim Kaine as Rising Stars of Dem Party

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 21, 2017 at 11:30am 4/21/2017 at 11:30am

The one sure thing about politics that this Insurrectionist has learned can be summed up in two words: “things change.” So just like James Carville, who was wrong when in 2009 he wrote a book predicting that Dems would rule for 40 more years, it would be a bad mistake for...

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Devin Nunes steps away from Russia probe

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 9:57am 4/6/2017 at 9:57am

This is breaking news and will be updated.

Republican House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, who exposed the “unmasking” of information regarding the Trump transition team by the Obama administration, has announced he will step aside from the Russia investigation

This is a major victory for Democrats, who have smeared...

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Trump critics lash out at “Muslim electronics” flight ban, but other countries following suit

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 1:52pm 3/21/2017 at 1:52pm
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The Department of Homeland Security has banned electronics larger than a smart phone on flights from eight countries: Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. Officials said the ban comes from intelligence about terrorism risks:

“We’re concerned about ongoing interest in targeting commercial aviation,” a DHS...

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Comey Confirms FBI Investigating Possible Russia Interference in Election

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 20, 2017 at 10:00am 3/20/2017 at 10:00am

FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Mike Rogers addressed the House Intelligence Committee today about allegations of Russian interference with our presidential election and President Donald Trump’s accusations that former President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.

Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) told Fox News on Sunday that the wiretap never happened. Top...

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Who Made this Montage: CNN or DNC?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 13, 2017 at 8:33am 3/13/2017 at 8:33am

CNN’s 7 a.m. ET hour today began with a news montage. Have a look, and see if you don’t agree that the hit parade of horribles for the Trump administration could just about as easily have been put together by the DNC as by CNN. Here’s what was included:

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Gorsuch nomination creates “community within our nation, chaos in theirs”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 9:45pm 2/1/2017 at 9:45pm

The concept of chaos as a political tactic has been a frequent topic here.

I first explored it on February 9, 2009, with regard to Obama’s opening weeks of his presidency. I focused on one of the most influential books — in an odd way — I read as a teenager, Abbie...

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Compromise reached for soldiers required to repay enlistment bonuses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 11:00am 12/3/2016 at 11:00am
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In October, I reported that thousands of California soldiers in the National Guard soldiers were being forced to repay over-paid enlistment bonuses and student loans. Many of...

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Pelosi, CA GOP Urge Pentagon to Stop Collecting Overpayments From Soldiers

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 2:30pm 10/25/2016 at 2:30pm

On Sunday, Leslie reported that the Pentagon has started to collect overpayments officials made to 10,000 National Guard soldiers in California to reenlist for war. Now House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has joined forces with California GOP members...

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U.S. Blames Russia For Hacks to Influence Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 7:30am 10/9/2016 at 7:30am
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President Barack Obama’s administration has officially blamed Russia for the recent hacks to influence the 2016 presidential election. Fingers have longed pointed fingers at Russia whenever hackers posted emails from the Democratic Nati...

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Andrea Mitchell Tees Up Dem to Totally Twist Trump Jr.’s ‘Skittles’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 4:30pm 9/20/2016 at 4:30pm

Andrea Mitchell has her unmentionables in major undulations over the fact that Donald Trump, Jr. posted a tweet analogizing terrorists hiding among bona fide refugees to a few poisonous Skittles in an otherwise okay bowl.

And so on her MSNBC show today, Mitchell teed up Dem Rep. Adam Schiff to take a...

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Anti-Israel ‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ Funding Network Revealed

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7:30pm 5/8/2016 at 7:30pm

In the saturated market of U.S. anti-Israel activism, the political organization Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) plays a starring role.

In many posts (see a partial list here), we’ve highlighted how JVP provides the façade of American Jewish support for pro-BDS (boycott, divestment and sanctions) organizations arrayed against the Jewish state. By...

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Acknowledge The Armenian Genocide, Too

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 18, 2016 at 12:00pm 3/18/2016 at 12:00pm

The subtext in Secretary of State Kerry’s agonizing over whether to label ISIS’s systematic, premeditated rape and slaughter of Christians, Yazidis and Shi’ites in Syria is what it means for the million-and-a-half skeletons in Turkey’s closet.  There is little objective doubt that during World War I, Turkey murdered around 1.5 million...

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Obama’s Continuing Delusions: “Closest thing to a Jew” in White House, ever!

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10:00am 6/5/2015 at 10:00am

What is the line between political hyperbole and utter fantasy?

Whatever it is, President Obama has completely crossed that particular Rubicon. I recently noted that his assertions that America has become more respected internationally under his watch were not quite based in reality.

Now, it appears he has

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Dem Rep: Without new war vote, Congress forfeiting its constitutional responsibility

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 5:30pm 9/21/2014 at 5:30pm

Congressman Adam Schiff of California appeared on FOX News Sunday today and said rather plainly that congress has pretty much given up on the rules.

Patrick Brennan of National Review has the details:

Dem Congressman: Is Congress Abdicating Its Consitutional War Powers? ‘Absolutely’

Asked this morning by Fox News’s Chris Wallace whether Congress is...

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House Committee Launches Benghazi Probe

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:22pm 9/17/2014 at 8:22pm

The House Committee tasked with uncovering what really happened when Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were murdered at the U.S. embassy in Benghazi held its first hearing today, reigniting the firestorm surrounding the State Department’s alleged mishandling of diplomatic security in the region.

Via ABC News:

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Dem congressman dismisses Benghazi committee as ‘colossal waste of time’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:27pm 5/4/2014 at 2:27pm

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif) told Chris Wallace on FOX News Sunday that he thinks the planned select committee to investigate the 2012 Benghazi attack is a “colossal waste of time” and suggested that Democrats should not participate on the panel.

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A Democratic member of the House intelligence committee called Sunday...

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