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State Dept inspector general requests ‘urgent’ Ukraine briefing on Capitol Hill

The State Department’s inspector general is expected to give an “urgent” briefing to staffers from several House and Senate committees on Wednesday afternoon about documents obtained from the department’s Office of the Legal Adviser related to the State Department and Ukraine, sources familiar with the planned briefing told ABC News. Details of the briefing, requested…

Trump Has Called Multiple Countries At Barr’s Request For Help on the Origins of the Mueller Probe

Attorney General Bill Barr has been personally urging foreign governments to cooperate with an investigation into the origins of the FBI’s Russia probe during trips abroad — and President Donald Trump himself asked the prime minister of Australia to help Barr out, several news outlets reported Monday. Though this is being breathlessly mentioned in the…

Trump Told Russia In The White House That He Didn’t Care About 2016 Election Interference, Then Hid The Meeting Notes

The report comes following a whistleblower’s claims the White House routinely hid Trump’s conversations with foreign leaders. In 2017, President Donald Trump told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak he believed Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential to be unimportant, according to a report from the Washington Post — and access…

Read the Whistle blower’s Report on Trump’s Ukraine Shakedown

After escalating revelations about President Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky, the whistle-blower complaint at the heart of them has finally been released. And while parts have been redacted, the nine-page document details not only what took place in a controversial July 25 conversation between the two heads of state, but how the…

NRA’s Wayne LaPierre Offered to Help Fund Trump Impeachment War Chest and Asked Him to Stop ‘the games’ on Gun Reform

More potential crimes by the president. This time for possibly accepting help for policy favors. President Donald Trump met with National Rifle Association chief Wayne LaPierre on Friday and discussed how the NRA could help Trump fight impeachment and also asked him to back off gun reform, according to The New York Times. The Times…

Trump Loyalists Try Hard to Defend the president on Sunday Shows, and It’s Not Going Well [VIDEO]

Stephen Miller struggles on Fox News, and other lowlights from the Sunday morning efforts to defend the president. Following a week in which an abuse of power scandal about President Donald Trump’s Ukraine dealings pushed Democrats toward impeachment, Trump loyalists joined the Sunday morning news talk shows to try and defend the president. Their efforts…

An Unhinged Rudy Giuliani Yells at Fox News Guest: “Shut up, Moron! Shut up!” [VIDEO]

In his latest Fox News, appearance, Giuliani spun conspiracy theories about billionaire philanthropist and activist George Soros, attacked the FBI and called Biden “intellectually challenged.” Later in the show, he engaged in a shouting match with Democratic commentator Chris Hahn, who accused Giuliani of making things up. Giuliani threatened to sue Hahn for libel, then…

Whistleblower Wants Come Forward To Testify To House Intelligence Committee

House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff announced Tuesday that the whistleblower who filed a mysterious complaint, which includes allegations about President Donald Trump’s conduct, would like to speak to the committee. The whistleblower has requested guidance from acting DNI Joseph Maguire on how to do so, Schiff said. “We have been informed by the…

House Speaker Pelosi Announces Formal Impeachment Inquiry of Trump [VIDEO]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday launched a formal impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump, which she said would now serve as an umbrella for numerous congressional investigations into the Republican president. Pelosi said Trump violated the Constitution, violated the law and is endangering our national security. The Democratic leader said that Trump had betrayed his…

Traitor Trump Admits Discussing Biden with Ukrainian Leader [VIDEO]

President Donald Trump suggested Sunday that he raised former Vice President Joe Biden and Biden’s son in a summer phone call with Ukraine’s new leader, as Democrats pressed for investigations into whether Trump improperly used his office to try to dig up damaging information about a political rival. Trump told reporters that the July 25…

Whistleblower Has Filed a Complaint about a Trump Phone Call with a Foreign Leader

An internal Trump administration whistleblower has filed a complaint about a troubling “promise” made during a conversation between President Trump and a foreign leader, per the Washington Post’s Greg Miller, Ellen Nakashima, and Shane Harris. The complaint was passed on to the inspector general for the intelligence community, who determined it was credible and a…

Saudi Oil attack Was an ‘Act of War’ Says Trump Stooge Mike Pompeo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the strike on Saudi oil facilities “an Iranian attack” that was an “act of war.” Pompeo stopped short of providing any details definitively showing the Iranians launched the attack from Iran. “We were blessed that there were no Americans killed in this attack but any time you have an…

Natl. Security Advisor John Bolton Fired Via Twitter

President IQ45, Trump tweeted that he asked for the resignation of National Security Adviser John Bolton, Bloomberg News reports. “I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore I asked John…

Air Force Orders Review of all Layover Stays after Trump Resort Scandal Breaks

The Air Force has ordered a review of all international layover stays following controversial visits by crew members at Donald Trump’s Turnberry resort during refueling stops, which have again raised ethics questions about government use of the President’s private entities. “Air Force leadership directed Air Mobility Command to review all guidance pertaining to selection of…

Dozens of Bahamas Evacuees Told to Get Off a Ferry Headed to US

Less than a week since the Category 5 storm hit, 45 people have been confirmed dead — and that number is expected to rise drastically, officials say. Hundreds are still missing, nearly 70,000 have been left homeless and hundreds more are desperately looking for a way out. Over the weekend, nearly 1,500 evacuees arrived in…

House Judiciary Committee Votes on Formalizing Impeachment Procedures

The House Judiciary Committee voted this week on formalizing procedures for a growing impeachment inquiry, clarifying its investigative authorities and granting President Trump new due process.” The vote could come as early as Wednesday and will define the scope of the investigation. The House took similar steps before the impeachments of Richard Nixon and Bill…

President ‘Chump’ Tells Officials to “Take The Land” to Build Border Wall By Election Day [VIDEO]

‘Chump’ AKA ‘Pussygrabber’ is so eager to complete hundreds of miles of border fence ahead of the 2020 presidential election that he has directed aides to fast-track billions of dollars’ worth of construction contracts, aggressively seize private land and disregard environmental rules, according to current and former officials involved with the project. He also has…

Formal Impeachment Proceedings Are Underway Says Rep. Jerry Nadler [VIDEO]

“That’s exactly the process we’re in right now,” the House Judiciary chairman said. Rep. Jerry Nadler said on Thursday that his committee’s investigation represented “formal impeachment proceedings” against President Donald Trump. He also said that articles of impeachment could be sent to the House floor by the end of the year. House Judiciary Committee Chairman…

American Carnage: Trump Inspires White Supremacists in Mass Shootings

Nearly 30 dead in 13 hours: US reckons with back-to-back mass shootings. After El Paso, We Can No Longer Ignore Trump’s Role in Inspiring Mass Shootings. ON SATURDAY MORNING, a gunman at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, shot and killed at least 20 people before surrendering to the police. By all accounts, Patrick Crusius,…

The 2nd Democratic Debate Night Two – Key Moments [VIDEO]

Click Here to Watch Live Now The second round of Democratic Debates will be held in Detroit on July 30th & 31st. You can watch both nights live here on LNC and participate in the live chat with other viewers. The two-night Democratic primary debate will offer a rematch of former VP Joe Biden and…

The Liar in Chief Trump Lies About 911 Again [VIDEO]

Donald Trump cannot speak about 9/11 without lying. Lawrence O’Donnell examines President Trump’s new lie about 9/11 and how it proves once again the President will lie about anything. Donald Trump has always had a bit of Walter Mitty in him. But on Monday morning, in a speech to first responders and others impacted by…

The Racist President Attacks Elijah Cummings and His District Baltimore

How Trump used a centuries-old racist trope to attack Baltimore. Stereotypes about race and cleanliness have harmed black people — and their communities — for generations. This weekend, President Donald Trump attacked Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings by arguing that his district — which includes parts of Baltimore — was “disgusting” and a “rat and rodent…