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Former Obama/Hillary aides: The FBI has to get to the bottom of … “boofing”

Former Obama/Hillary aides: The FBI has to get to the bottom of … “boofing”

Boof truthers? The post Former Obama/Hillary aides: The FBI has to get to the bottom of … “boofing” appeared first on Hot Air.
The real meaning of judicial temperament

The real meaning of judicial temperament

In the US, September 2018 will likely be remembered as the month of the Brett Kavanaugh hearings, where America learned that the controversial federal judge…

Senate Judiciary Committee refers ‘false statements’ against Brett Kavanaugh to FBI

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Saturday asked the FBI to investigate a person who allegedly gave “false statements” to the committee alleging “misconduct” by Supreme…

Sen. Whitehouse Calls Out Republicans For Corrupting SCOTUS

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse holds up Kavanaugh's calendar and cries foul: This may, may be powerful corroborating evidence that the assault happened, that it happened that day, and that it happened in
Whitehouse: I’ve cracked the calendar code to pinpoint Kavanaugh’s sexual assault

Whitehouse: I’ve cracked the calendar code to pinpoint Kavanaugh’s sexual assault

Also, the Senate's nadir: Please explain "ralph," "boof," and your high-school yearbook. The post Whitehouse: I’ve cracked the calendar code to pinpoint Kavanaugh’s sexual assault appeared first on
Several Democrats Walk Out of Hearing to Protest Brett Kavanaugh Vote Scheduled Friday

Several Democrats Walk Out of Hearing to Protest Brett Kavanaugh Vote Scheduled Friday

It’s clear now, if it wasn’t before, that the political theater disguised as a partisan investigation to get to the bottom of sexual assault allegations was a farce, and as such, four Democratic
Dem Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse: We’ll get to the bottom of this Kavanaugh matter next year if we take back Congress

Dem Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse: We’ll get to the bottom of this Kavanaugh matter next year if we take back Congress

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Yes, The Supreme Court Is Rigged For GOP Business, 5-4

This Kavanaugh hearing is such a sham, but if we're going to have it, more Sheldon Whitehouse, please. The Rhode Island Democrat brought the heat this morning to the existing Roberts court, pointing
These two powerful senators are on a bipartisan quest to terrify you

These two powerful senators are on a bipartisan quest to terrify you

The unlikely pair is trying to raise awareness about the threat of cyberterror.
This could be the first emissions-reductions project (inadvertently) supported by Trump

This could be the first emissions-reductions project (inadvertently) supported by Trump

Jackson Hole, Wyoming Donald Trump is not interested in cutting carbon emissions. Apart from pulling the US out of the Paris climate agreement, president Trump…
EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Racked Up $3.1 Million Bill for Security in First Year

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Racked Up $3.1 Million Bill for Security in First Year

U.S. taxpayers spent at least $3.1 million guarding EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt around the clock during his first year on the job, according to newly released records.
Pruitt Demanded 24/7 Armed Security on First Day, EPA Watchdog Says

Pruitt Demanded 24/7 Armed Security on First Day, EPA Watchdog Says

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt demanded and received unprecedented around-the-clock armed security protection on his very first day, according to new details disclosed Monday by the agency's internal
Torture Claims and Destroyed Videos Shadow Trump’s CIA Nominee

Torture Claims and Destroyed Videos Shadow Trump’s CIA Nominee

Gina Haspel spent three decades working in secret. Now the lifelong spy is preparing for a bruising public debut.
Mystery of Pruitt's Morocco Trip Deepens With Lobbyist Contract

Mystery of Pruitt's Morocco Trip Deepens With Lobbyist Contract

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt’s four-day trip to Morocco last December was puzzling from the start.
EPA to Probe Pruitt’s Security Spending on Personal Trips

EPA to Probe Pruitt’s Security Spending on Personal Trips

The EPA’s internal watchdog will investigate the around-the-clock security protection for Administrator Scott Pruitt including the possibility bodyguards accompanied him to Disneyland and the Rose
Zuckerberg quietly revealed a hole in Facebook’s new defenses against Russia: Shell companies

Zuckerberg quietly revealed a hole in Facebook’s new defenses against Russia: Shell companies

When Mark Zuckerberg told US senators yesterday (April 10) that Facebook is in an “arms race” against Russian trolls seeking to manipulate its users, his…
Facebook's Zuckerberg Earns Likes for Washington Performance

Facebook's Zuckerberg Earns Likes for Washington Performance

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg apologized, defended his company, and jousted with questioners while agreeing with others during his first-ever congressional testimony. Early
Scott Pruitt’s guiding philosophy is ‘cooperative corporatism,’ per senator

Scott Pruitt’s guiding philosophy is ‘cooperative corporatism,’ per senator

One of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt’s favorite talking points is “cooperative federalism,” a principle that, in theory, means the federal government and states work
No Evidence of Credible Threats Against Pruitt, Democrats Say

No Evidence of Credible Threats Against Pruitt, Democrats Say

Senate Democrats have obtained internal Environmental Protection Agency documents they say show no evidence of specific, credible, physical threats against Administrator Scott Pruitt.
Trump Defends Pruitt’s Condo Lease, Security; Says Travel Spending “OK”

Trump Defends Pruitt’s Condo Lease, Security; Says Travel Spending “OK”

President Donald Trump defended Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s spending on personal security and his $50-a-night room lease from a lobbyist’s wife, which have prompted