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Eric Holder: Sessions May Pleasantly Surprise Us

Cortney O’Brien, Former Attorney General Eric Holder, who now works for the Covington & Burling Law Firm, said Americans should give the new AG Jeff Sessions a chance. The Obama appointee, addressing a group of students and faculty at the University at Buffalo on Thursday, said we may even be pleasantly surprised by Sessions, who, it’s worth noting, voted for

Trump makes early move on restricting abortions around the world

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday reinstated a global gag rule that bans U.S.-funded groups around the world from discussing abortion, a move that was widely expected but nonetheless dismayed women’s rights advocates. The rule, which affects American non-governmental organizations working abroad, is one that incoming presidents have used to signal their positions on abortion

Former CIA Director Disputes Reports of Break with Trump

Brendan Kirby, James Woolsey says he never was formal adviser but warns on China, Iran, Russia.  Former CIA Director James Woosley on Thursday disputed reports that he left President-Elect Donald Trump’s transition team amid tensions with other national security advisers. Woosley said on “The Laura Ingraham Show” that he simply wanted to stop representing Trump

Kerry apologizes to gay community for decades of prejudice by State Dept.

Hundreds of gay employees were purged from the federal government during the communist scare of the Cold War. On behalf of the U.S. Department of State, Secretary John F. Kerry formally apologized Monday to the American gay and transgender community for decades of open witch-hunting the agency conducted in the mid-20th century. The diplomatic agency

Former President Barack Hussein Obama is Proud of his Legacy of Failures and Scandals

Oversight Chairman Reissues Fast and Furious Subpoena to Loretta Lynch Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz has reissued a subpoena to Attorney General Loretta Lynch regarding the Obama Justice Department’s deadly Fast and Furious scandal.  The subpoena, originally issued to former Attorney General Eric Holder and ignored, seeks documents and information surrounding the December 2010 murder

Happy white males for #Trump45

Wayne Allyn Root, Former President Bill Clinton said in an interview days ago, “Donald Trump doesn’t know much. But one thing he does know is how to get angry, white men to vote for him.” Thank you former President Bill Clinton for the endorsement of my book, “Angry White Male.” After his wife Hillary’s devastating

Trump rips pundits over popular-vote harping

President-elect Donald Trump lashed out at the media Wednesday over the sustained focus on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton’s popular-vote lead on Election Day, firing off a string of tweets reminding America that he campaigned specifically to “win the Electoral College.” Those fighting Trump’s ascension to the presidency have touted Clinton’s popular-vote tally since Nov. 8,

Lynch says tarmac meeting with Bill Clinton was ‘regrettable’

Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Sunday said she “regretted” her controversial tarmac meeting with former President Bill Clinton this summer while the FBI was still investigating Hillary Clinton’s use of a secret server for her emails during her tenure as secretary of state. While Lynch has never portrayed the June 27 Phoenix meeting as anything

Strange BedFellows: Huma Abedin’s Weiner Screwed Hillary Clinton in 2016

While many of Hillary Clinton’s top advisers have focused their post-presidential election fury on blaming alleged Russian interference and FBI Director James Comey for Clinton’s loss, some in the so-called “Hillaryland” orbit are looking inward, including pointing fingers at Clinton’s most-trusted aide: Huma Abedin. “The real anger is toward Hillary’s inner circle,” a Clinton insider

What Trump’s incredible victory means for Democrats

Douglas E. Schoen, The historic 2016 election suggests very strongly that despite the relatively close popular vote and somewhat wider, but still significant electoral margin, Democrats need to rethink their politics, policies and approach. The November 8 election result is the rejection of the left of the Democratic party that calls for the redistribution of

Farrakhan compares Hillary Clinton to Hitler in sermon

Louis Farrakhan, the controversial leader of the Nation of Islam, on Sunday compared Democratic presidental nomine Hillary Clinton to Hitler over the crime bill that “put tens of thousands of black brothers and sisters in prison.” “Mrs. Clinton backed the crime bill and then called our young people super predators,” the 82-year-old reverend said. “Of