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White House Quibbles Over Tweet While Millions March in Protests Worldwide

In the face of the largest protest in the nation’s history, the White House issued a statement quibbling over a Tweet and taking issue with crowd estimates at Donald Trump’s inauguration without addressing millions of people who took to the streets. It was a clear signal the administration plans ... Read More

Sanctity of Marriage Goes Out Window in Donald Trump Administration Sanctity of Marriage Goes Out Window in Donald Trump Administration
Sanctity of Marriage Goes Out Window in Donald Trump Administration

When Donald Trump takes office today as the nation’s 45th president, he will usher in the era of the trophy wife, something Washington hasn’t seen since President Ronald Reagan, who was married twice, although Nancy Reagan had been his wife for 38 years when he took office. Every other president ... Read More

Trump Treasury Secretary Nominee Accused of Sheltering Money Offshore Trump Treasury Secretary Nominee Accused of Sheltering Money Offshore
Trump Treasury Secretary Nominee Accused of Sheltering Money Offshore

Steve Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker picked by Donald Trump to head the U.S. Treasury, set up off-shore companies in the Cayman Islands and Antigua, drawing questions during his confirmation hearing about using the companies to help his clients dodge U.S. taxes. Mnuchin initially failed t ... Read More

Rich Got Richer While Half the Nation Saw Wealth Decline to 1 Percent, Study Says Rich Got Richer While Half the Nation Saw Wealth Decline to 1 Percent, Study Says
Rich Got Richer While Half the Nation Saw Wealth Decline to 1 Percent, Study Says

If you’re poor in American you are not alone. Over the past 24 years, 50 percent of the nation saw their share of wealth fall to just 1 percent, while America’s richest families saw their wealth grow significantly, according to a new study. The findings confirm that a significant portion of socie ... Read More

Betsy DeVos Clueless on Policies She’ll Oversee as Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Clueless on Policies She’ll Oversee as Trump Education Secretary
Betsy DeVos Clueless on Policies She'll Oversee as Trump Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos, the billionaire businesswoman Donald Trump has picked as Education Secretary, proved to be remarkably clueless about federal education policy during a Senate confirmation hearing and flunked a key question about her position on allowing guns in schools. DeVos is best known as the ch ... Read More

Obamacare Repeal Without Replacement Would Be a Death Sentence for Millions Obamacare Repeal Without Replacement Would Be a Death Sentence for Millions
Obamacare Repeal Without Replacement Would Be a Death Sentence for Millions

Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is one thing, coming up with a replacement is another. More than 20 million people are currently twisting in the wind, according to a new report. It predicts a “death spiral” of rising uninsured and skyrocketing premium costs, if Republicans kill Obamacare. ... Read More

Imagine Obama Legacy Without GOP Sabotage, And the Disaster That Awaits Imagine Obama Legacy Without GOP Sabotage, And the Disaster That Awaits
Imagine Obama Legacy Without GOP Sabotage, And the Disaster That Awaits

As we careen, head-on, toward Jan. 20 like a locomotive with no brakes, it’s worth taking a moment to reflect on President Obama’s legacy and wonder what might have been if Republicans in Congress hadn’t sabotaged and obstructed him at every turn without any regard for the nation’s welfare. Obama ... Read More

Major Media Drop Ball on Trump Russia Ties, Cowed by Right-Wing Media Bashing Major Media Drop Ball on Trump Russia Ties, Cowed by Right-Wing Media Bashing
Major Media Drop Ball on Trump Russia Ties, Cowed by Right-Wing Media Bashing

Donald Trump’s ties to Russia is the biggest story of the 2016 election and perhaps the biggest political story since the Nixon administration Watergate scandal. But the major media was nowhere to be found when the Trump scandal was cracked wide open by a pop culture Web site. BuzzFeed, the onli ... Read More

FBI Sat on Donald Trump Russia Dossier for Weeks Before Election, Brit Spy Says FBI Sat on Donald Trump Russia Dossier for Weeks Before Election, Brit Spy Says
FBI Sat on Donald Trump Russia Dossier for Weeks Before Election, Brit Spy Says

The Federal Bureau of Investigation had Donald Trump’s Russia dossier in its hands months before the election and failed to investigate the allegations, according to the retired British MI6 agent who compiled the documents. If true, it’s a shocking new level of corruption for the tarnished agency ... Read More

Trump Administration Not to Be Trusted With Secrets, Israeli Intel Officials Say Trump Administration Not to Be Trusted With Secrets, Israeli Intel Officials Say
Trump Administration Not to Be Trusted With Secrets, Israeli Intel Officials Say

Donald Trump may be best pals with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but Israeli intelligence officials have drawn a line on sharing secrets with the Trump administration out of fear it could be leaked to Russia and Iran, according to a report out of Israel. The Israeli daily newspaper, ... Read More

Trump Russian Sex Romps Known to ‘Multiple’ Intel Agencies, BBC Reports Trump Russian Sex Romps Known to ‘Multiple’ Intel Agencies, BBC Reports
Trump Russian Sex Romps Known to 'Multiple' Intel Agencies, BBC Reports

Donald Trump’s alleged sex romps in Moscow and St. Petersburg were known to “multiple intelligence sources,” who alleged that more than one episode was captured on both video and audio by the Russians for blackmail purposes, the BBC is reporting. The burgeoning scandal exploded yesterday after a ... Read More

Trump Sex Scandal, Russian Blackmail, Collusion Alleged by Ex-Brit Intel Agent Trump Sex Scandal, Russian Blackmail, Collusion Alleged by Ex-Brit Intel Agent
Trump Sex Scandal, Russian Blackmail, Collusion Alleged by Ex-Brit Intel Agent

Donald Trump has been carefully “cultivated” for at least five years by Russian agents who developed extensive ties to Trump’s presidential campaign and collected compromising details about his sexcapades for blackmail purposes, according to controversial memorandum supposedly prepared by an ex-B ... Read More

WHITE HOUSE

Trump Truth

White House Quibbles Over Tweet While Millions March in Protests Worldwide

Trump Fighting to Control News Narrative

Tens of thousands of protesters were ignored at a White House press briefing over one misleading Tweet and Inaugural crowd estimates. (Photo by Mike Coppola)

In the face of the largest protest in the nation’s history, the White House issued a statement quibbling over a Tweet and taking issue with crowd estimates at Donald Trump’s inauguration without addressing millions of people who took to the streets. It was a clear signal the administration plans to force feed the media its version of the truth.

WHITE HOUSE

Sanctity of Marriage Goes Out Window in Donald Trump Administration

President Stands Accused of Serial Philandering

Donald Trump’s third wife, Melania Trump, a former model, will become the new first lady ushering in the era of the Trophy Wife in Washington. (Photo: Pool/Getty)

When Donald Trump takes office today, the nation’s 45th president will usher in the era of the trophy wife, something Washington hasn’t seen since President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s. He was married twice, although Nancy Reagan had been his wife for 38 years when he took office.

CONGRESS

Trump Treasury Secretary Nominee Accused of Sheltering Money Offshore

Financial Dealings Focus of Senate Hearing

Steven Mnuchin appeared before the Senate Finance Committee where he was grilled on his financial activities. The former Goldman Sachs banker is Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury Secretary. (Photo: Getty)

Steve Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker picked by Donald Trump to head the U.S. Treasury, set up off-shore companies in the Cayman Islands and Antigua, drawing questions during his confirmation hearing about using the companies to help his clients dodge U.S. taxes.

ECONOMY

Rich Got Richer While Half the Nation Saw Wealth Decline to 1 Percent, Study Says

More Families Disenfranchised in America

The National Nurses United, and other workers protest against financial intuitions in New York City. A new study confirms growing income inequality and a growing concentration of wealth among the rich. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

If you’re poor in American you are not alone. Over the past 24 years, 50 percent of the nation saw their share of wealth fall to just 1 percent, while America’s richest families saw their wealth grow significantly, according to a new study. The findings confirm that a significant portion of society has been disenfranchised from the economy.

CONGRESS

Betsy DeVos Clueless on Policies She’ll Oversee as Trump Education Secretary

Refuses To Say Guns Have No Place in Schools

Donald Trump has tapped billionaire investor Betsy DeVos to head the federal Education Department, a move drawing fire from conservative groups and the education establishment. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Donald Trump has tapped billionaire investor Betsy DeVos to head the federal Education Department, a move drawing fire from conservative groups and the education establishment. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Betsy DeVos, the billionaire businesswoman Donald Trump has picked to be Education Secretary, proved to be remarkably clueless about federal education policy during a Senate confirmation hearing and flunked a key question about her position on guns in schools.

CONGRESS

Obamacare Repeal Without Replacement Would Be a Death Sentence for Millions

More Than 20 Million Left Twisting in the Wind

if the Affordable Care Act is repealed by Congress, the effects will be catastrophic for millions of people and health care providers, according to a new report. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is one thing, coming up with a replacement is another. More than 20 million people are currently twisting in the wind, according to a new report. It predicts a “death spiral” of rising uninsured and skyrocketing premium costs, if Republicans kill Obamacare.

WHITE HOUSE

Imagine Obama Legacy Without GOP Sabotage, And the Disaster That Awaits

Next Up, Mr Embarrassment and Legion of Doom

President Barack Obama is leaving office as one of the nation’s great presidents. His successor, Donald Trump shows no signs that he’ll live up to his legacy. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

As we careen, head-on, toward Jan. 20 like a locomotive with no brakes, it’s worth taking a moment to reflect on President Obama’s legacy and wonder what might have been if Republicans in Congress hadn’t sabotaged and obstructed him at every turn without any regard for the nation’s welfare.

MEDIA

Major Media Drop Ball on Trump Russia Ties, Cowed by Right-Wing Media Bashing

Trump Tweets Define the News-Cycle Narrative

Donald Trump is leading a misinformation campaign to discredit an intelligence report on his ties to Russia that has largely cowed mainstream outlets in a major media fail. (Photo: Getty)

Donald Trump’s ties to Russia is the biggest story of the 2016 election and perhaps the biggest political story since the Nixon administration Watergate scandal. But the major media were nowhere to be found when the Trump scandal was cracked wide open by a pop culture Web site.

NATIONAL SECURITY

FBI Sat on Donald Trump Russia Dossier for Weeks Before Election, Brit Spy Says

Shocking Level of Corruption at Federal Agency

FBI Director James Comey is facing a new scandal over the handling of Donald Trump's Russian dossier, leading to charges the FBI tried to cover up the information. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

FBI Director James Comey is facing a new scandal over the handling of Donald Trump’s Russian dossier, leading to charges the FBI tried to cover up the information. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The Federal Bureau of Investigation had Donald Trump’s Russia dossier in its hands weeks before the election and failed to investigate the allegations, according to the retired British MI6 agent who compiled the documents. If true, it’s a shocking new level of corruption for the tarnished agency.

WORLD

Trump Administration Not to Be Trusted With Secrets, Israeli Intel Officials Say

Fears Trump Will Sell Out Israel to Russia

Israeli combat soldiers on patrol. Intelligence agents are fearful of sharing information with the Trump administration. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

Israeli combat soldiers on patrol. Intelligence agents are fearful of sharing information with the Trump administration. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

Donald Trump may be best pals with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but Israeli intelligence officials have drawn a line on sharing secrets with the Trump administration out of fear it could be leaked to Russia and Iran, according to a report out of Israel.