Category: Elections

Beto O’Rourke Announces 2020 Run for Presidency [VIDEO]

Beto O’Rourke, the former congressman who narrowly lost to Ted Cruz in the 2018 Texas Senate race, has announced he will seek the Democratic nomination for president. Ending months of speculation over his plans, O’Rourke threw his hat into a crowded primary field vying for the party’s blessing to challenge Donald Trump in the 2020…

Bernie Sanders Enters Presidential Election Again in 2020

Bernie Sanders, the independent senator from Vermont whose 2016 campaign helped energize the progressive movement and move the Democratic party to the left, has entered the 2020 race for the White House. In an email to supporters on Tuesday morning, Sanders, a self-styled Democratic socialist who spent much of his nearly 30-year political career as…

Collusion: Paul Manafort Was Sharing Polling Data With Russian Spy

Special counsel Robert Mueller accused ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort of lying about sharing polling data with Russian spy, a court filing accidentally reveals. The alleged spy, Konstantin Kilimnik, is a former business associate of Manafort’s who is criminally charged with working with him to try to tamper with potential witnesses against Manafort before his…

Trump Former Lawyer & Fixer Michael Cohen to Testify Before Congress

Michael Cohen to testify publicly before Congress in February. Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer and aide Michael Cohen says he has accepted an invitation from a top House Democrat to testify publicly before Congress next month. His testimony before the House oversight and reform committee on 7 February will be the first major public oversight hearing…

Elizabeth Warren Is Running for President [VIDEO]

Senator Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Democrat, entered the 2020 race for president on Monday, becoming the first major candidate in what is likely to be a crowded primary field in a Democratic Party determined to beat the scandal ridden corrupt and criminal enterprise which is President Trump.

Evidence of Fraud in a North Carolina House Election [VIDEO]

Voter ID Push Continues Despite Lack Of Evidence Suggest Election Fraud

Possible evidence of voter fraud in a North Carolina House election is rocking the state. While investigating claims that absentee ballots were tampered with in a tight congressional race, North Carolina officials noticed many were signed by the same small group of people — some of whom are connected to a longtime operative working for…

Kyrsten Sinema Defeats McSally Flipping Arizona GOP Senate Seat

It’s looking like it was a blue wave after-all. Democrat Kyrsten Sinema has defeated Republican Martha McSally to win the Arizona Senate race, the Associated Press projected Monday evening. With Sinema’s victory to flip the open seat of retiring GOP Sen. Jeff Flake, she becomes the first Democrat Arizona has elected to the Senate since…

Democrats Win 218 Seats in Midterms to Win Control of House

Democrats have taken back control of the House of Representatives but not lost seats in the Senate, as the historic “blue wave” they hoped for failed to materialise at the midterm elections, and Donald Trump congratulated himself on “tremendous success”. Several high profile Democrats – Beto O’Rourke in Texas, Andrew Gillum in Florida – failed…

Coward Ted Cruz is Afraid to Debate Beto O’Rourke Again [VIDEO]

Ted Cruz has pulled out of the next planned debates with Beto because he is a coward. This means the O’Rourke will get all the T.V. time to himself. Is Beto O’Rourke doing enough to get voters in a conservative state like Texas to break from the longtime Republicans past? Chris Hayes interviews Beto, below…

President Obama Hits The Campaign Trail For Dems This Weekend [LIVE]

Former President Obama will make his first campaign appearances of the 2018 midterm cycle in the coming weeks as he travels to Ohio and California to back Democratic candidates attempting to unseat Republican incumbents. The New York Times reports that Obama will appear alongside seven Orange County, Calif., Democrats who are challenging Republicans in districts…

Dems Come Close To Flipping Seat in Bright Red Ohio District

CLICK HERE FOR OHIO ELECTION LIVE COVERAGE. Last night on Maddow Nicole Wallace broke it down. Dems are within striking distance for a bright red seat. A critical House special election on Tuesday could provide some of the biggest clues yet about how much trouble Republicans could be in this November. In Ohio, the last…

Trump Ex-Campaign Chair Paul Manafort’s Trial Begins

Paul Manafort, the veteran Republican political operative and lobbyist who helped run President Trump’s 2016 campaign, is scheduled to go to trial on financial fraud charges starting on Tuesday in United States District Court in Alexandria, Va.  It is the first trial stemming from charges brought by the special counsel investigating Russia’s interference in the…

Guiliani All Over MSM – Speaks Out of Both Sides of His Mouth

Rudy Giuliani went on a chaotic media tour, starting with a nutso interview on CNN. Each subsequent interview seemed to clean up a key element laid out in a previous appearance, culminating with an interview with The Daily Beast where Giuliani appeared to blame the fall out from all the interviews on inquisitive New York…

Cohen Recorded Trump Payoff to Former Playboy Model and FBI Has It [VIDEO]

[Karen McDougall’s interview with CNN] President Trump’s longtime lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, secretly recorded a conversation with Mr. Trump two months before the presidential election in which they discussed payments to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with Mr. Trump.  The F.B.I. seized the recording earlier this year during a raid…

Trump Was Told 2 Weeks Before Inauguration Putin Ordered Election Cyberattacks

Two weeks before taking office, Trump was shown highly classified intelligence indicating that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia had personally ordered complex cyberattacks to sway the 2016 American election.  The evidence included texts and emails from Russian military officers and information gleaned from a top-secret source close to Mr. Putin, who had described to…

Traitor Trump Considers Turning Former Russian Ambassador to the Russians

Current and former American diplomats are expressing disgust and horror over the White House’s willingness to entertain permitting Russian officials to question a prominent former U.S. ambassador. During President Trump’s press conference with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Putin pivoted a question about extraditing the 12 Russian intelligence officers whom Robert Mueller has indicted into a…

Trump Rolled by Putin

Following a day of discussions between Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, Mr. Trump left Monday’s summit neglecting to hold Putin accountable for Russia’s role in interfering in the 2016 presidential election — saving most of his criticism for America itself.  “I hold both countries responsible. I think that the United States…

Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Defeated Crowley in Major Upset [VIDEO]

Democratic Rep. Joseph Crowley of New York, , suffered a shocking primary defeat on Tuesday, defeated by a 28-year-old political newcomer, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a former organizer for Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign. Mr. Crowley, the No. 4 Democrat in the House, had drastically outspent his lesser-known rival to no avail, as Ms. Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign was lifted…

Comey Broke Rules, Damaged Clinton, Helped Trump

The Justice Dept.’s internal watchdog found that former FBI Director James Comey’s actions in the Hillary Clinton email investigation were “extraordinary and insubordinate” and flouted the department’s norms but that Comey was not motivated by political bias. A key finding: Comey erred in his decision not to coordinate with his superiors at the Justice Department…

Manafort Accused of Witness Tampering, Will He Go to Jail? [VIDEO]

Federal prosecutors on Monday accused President Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, of attempting to tamper with witnesses in his federal tax and money laundering case.  In court documents, prosecutors working for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, said that violated the terms of Mr. Manafort’s release while he awaits trial. They asked a…

Giuliani Says Trump Could Have Shot Comey & Still Can’t Be Indicted

Candidate Donald Trump bragged that he could shoot someone on New York’s Fifth Avenue and not lose any support, and now President Donald Trump’s lawyer says Trump could shoot the FBI director in the Oval Office and still not be prosecuted for it. VIDEO BELOW “In no case can he be subpoenaed or indicted,” Rudy…

Justice Planning Partisan Intelligence Briefing BEFORE Fake Briefing

The White House now says it is working to facilitate a meeting with a bipartisan group of lawmakers to review classified documents on the Russia investigation on Thursday with only Devin Nunes and Trey Gowdy. White House spokesman Raj Shah said late Wednesday that, “Congressional leadership has requested the bipartisan Gang of 8 meeting be scheduled…

King Cheeto Demands Investigation of Investigation

Sunday, Trump demanded that the Justice Department investigate whether the department or the F.B.I. “infiltrated or surveilled” his campaign at the behest of the Obama administration, as he had working up to in recent weeks, cuz political enemies.  By ordering up a new inquiry, Trump crossed over into applying overt presidential pressure on the Justice Department…