Less than 24 hours after delivering a divisive speech in Phoenix, the president struck a different tone Wednesday night in Nevada at the American Legion’s national convention.
on MSNBC’s Morning Joe , Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., sits on the Judiciary Committee discuss Glenn Simpson, the private investigator behind the now-infamous Trump ‘dossier’
Today in 5 Lines CNN reports that the White House has paperwork ready to pardon former Maricopa County Sheriff Jeff Arpaio, after President Trump hinted that he would do so at a rally in Phoenix on Tuesday night. House Speaker Paul Ryan said he doesn’t think lawmakers are interested in shutting down the government over […]
Women’s rights advocates in India scored a huge win today, as that country’s Supreme Court outlawed the practice of “triple talaq,” or instant divorce, among its Muslim residents. [The Guardian / Michael Safi] “Triple talaq” is more or less what it sounds like: Muslim men who wanted to divorce their wives just had to say the […]
By Amber Phillips While House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) is giving a beleaguered President Trump the benefit of the doubt, Ryan’s Senate counterpart, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), seems so over this president. The New York Times reported Tuesday that Trump blames McConnell for not being able to pass a health care overhaul, […]
Today in 4 Lines Navy Commander Admiral Scott H. Swift said divers have found remains of some of the 10 missing U.S. sailors from the USS John S. McCain, the Navy warship that collided with an oil tanker on Monday. The Treasury Department sanctioned 16 Chinese and Russian individuals and entities for allegedly aiding North […]