9 Times GOP Lawmakers Dunked on Adam Schiff During Impeachment Hearing

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff’s (D-CA) “blockbuster” impeachment hearing, particularly the first hour, did not appear to live up to the hype. Republican lawmakers wasted no time, taking advantage of their opportunities and questioning the chairman and the unprecedented power he has brandished throughout the impeachment inquiry thus far. Here are nine of the … Continue reading 9 Times GOP Lawmakers Dunked on Adam Schiff During Impeachment Hearing

Democrat Dud: First Public Impeachment Hearing Falls Short as ‘Complicated,’ Unclear Allegations Drive Inquiry Forward

House Democrats’ first impeachment inquiry public hearing on Wednesday was widely panned as the two career diplomats who testified failed to offer clear allegations of wrongdoing against President Donald Trump, and Democrats running the show found themselves on defense in response to the Republicans in the minority who were aggressive and effective in pushing their … Continue reading Democrat Dud: First Public Impeachment Hearing Falls Short as ‘Complicated,’ Unclear Allegations Drive Inquiry Forward

Video: Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Defaced in Broad Daylight

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was defaced yet again on Hollywood Boulevard this time in broad daylight. The president’s star in recognition by the entertainment industry was defaced by a woman wielding a can of white spray paint, TMZ reported. Video of the incident shows the woman walking … Continue reading Video: Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Defaced in Broad Daylight

Denver Fines Local Business Owner for Refusing to Remove Homeless People’s Feces

Jawaid Bazyar is fighting a decision by the City of Denver to fine his business for refusing to clean poop from an adjacent alley. The local internet service provider CEO is taking the city to court after being fined for not cleaning up the leavings of the local homeless population from his property. “If the … Continue reading Denver Fines Local Business Owner for Refusing to Remove Homeless People’s Feces

Street Artist Sabo Skewers Adam Schiff, Impeachment Hearings as ‘Shameless’

Shameless. That’s what the street artist known as Sabo thinks of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and the Congressional impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump currently unfolding in Washington, D.C. The anonymous street artist has created a new series of impeachment-themed posters parodying the long running Showtime series Shameless, whose tenth season began this week, and plastering them … Continue reading Street Artist Sabo Skewers Adam Schiff, Impeachment Hearings as ‘Shameless’

GOP’s Paul Gosar Drops Coded ‘Epstein Didn’t Kill Himself’ Message During Impeachment Hearing

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) dropped an extraordinary coded message in a series of impeachment-related tweets during Wednesday’s impeachment inquiry: “Epstein didn’t kill himself.” The phrase has become a social media phenomenon in recent weeks, with countless users inserting the phrase in memes and dropping the line in seemingly unrelated conversations. Gosar took it to the next … Continue reading GOP’s Paul Gosar Drops Coded ‘Epstein Didn’t Kill Himself’ Message During Impeachment Hearing

Donald Trump: ‘I Want to Find Out Who Is the Whistleblower’

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wanted to know the identity of the so-called “whistleblower” who kicked off the impeachment inquiry, dismissing the latest public hearings conducted by House Democrats. “I want to find out who is the whistleblower, because the whistleblower gave a lot of very incorrect information, including my call with the President … Continue reading Donald Trump: ‘I Want to Find Out Who Is the Whistleblower’

Adam Schiff Closes Impeachment Hearing Denying Knowledge of ‘Whistleblower’: It Is ‘False’

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) closed Wednesday’s public impeachment hearing by denying any knowledge of the identity of the so-called “whistleblower,” whose complaint sparked the House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry. Schiff concluded Wednesday’s impeachment hearing with a final denial of any knowledge of the identity of the “whistleblower” – a denial he initially made after … Continue reading Adam Schiff Closes Impeachment Hearing Denying Knowledge of ‘Whistleblower’: It Is ‘False’

FBI Now in Mexico to Probe Cartel Murders of Mormon Family near Border

A group of FBI agents and support staff crossed into Mexico Sunday, November 10, to join the investigation into the Mormon family murders that left nine dual citizen women and children dead earlier this month. [embedded content] A team of FBI personnel made their way to Bavispe, Sonora, approximately 90 miles south of the U.S. … Continue reading FBI Now in Mexico to Probe Cartel Murders of Mormon Family near Border

Bureaucrats Fail to Respond to Ratcliffe Question ‘Where Is the Impeachable Offense?’

Neither acting United States Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor nor Assistant Secretary in the European and Eurasian Bureau George Kent answered Representative John Ratcliffe (R-TX)’s direct question about what was “impeachable” about President Donald Trump’s routine phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. “So, in this impeachment hearing today where we impeach presidents for treason or … Continue reading Bureaucrats Fail to Respond to Ratcliffe Question ‘Where Is the Impeachable Offense?’

Witness: U.S. Officials ‘Constantly’ Pushed for Ukraine to Reopen Probe into Hunter Biden-Linked Burisma 

WASHINGTON, DC — Top State Department official George Kent told the House impeachment investigators Wednesday that some U.S. officials, including himself, “constantly” pushed for reopening a “scuttled investigation” into the owner of Ukrainian company Burisma Holdings, which hired then-Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter in 2014. That means Kent did what the Democrats are trying … Continue reading Witness: U.S. Officials ‘Constantly’ Pushed for Ukraine to Reopen Probe into Hunter Biden-Linked Burisma 

Taiwanese President Calls for Global Defense of Human Rights in Hong Kong

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, noting her country’s status at the “forefront of the world’s fight against authoritarian expansion,” condemned Tuesday the increasing use of violence Hong Kong police are imposing on pro-democracy protesters. The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), her political party, also issued a statement condemning the violence. Many pro-democracy protesters have fled to democratic … Continue reading Taiwanese President Calls for Global Defense of Human Rights in Hong Kong

Rand Paul: ‘Eric Ciaramella Needs to Be Pulled In for Testimony’

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) became the first U.S. Senator to use the name “Eric Ciaramella” in a public setting Wednesday — falling short of calling him the “whistleblower” linked to Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, as several reports have alleged. Real Clear Investigations alleges Ciaramella, a CIA officer, filed the “whistleblower” complaint against President Donald Trump. During … Continue reading Rand Paul: ‘Eric Ciaramella Needs to Be Pulled In for Testimony’

Solicitor General Tells SCOTUS: Federal Law Does Not Allow DACA Work Permits

The nation’s immigration law does not allow the large-scale award of work permits to the huge class of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) migrants, the nation’s solicitor general told the Supreme Court on Tuesday. “My final and critical point is that there’s no limiting principle” in the award of benefits — including work permits … Continue reading Solicitor General Tells SCOTUS: Federal Law Does Not Allow DACA Work Permits

Report: Trade Talks Stall as China Renegs on Farm Purchase Promises

The talks aimed at reaching a ‘phase one’ trade deal between the U.S. and China have hit a “snag” over Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural goods, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. President Donald Trump has said China already agreed to buy up to $50 billion in farm products from the U.S. as part of the … Continue reading Report: Trade Talks Stall as China Renegs on Farm Purchase Promises

Nunes Stumps Impeachment Witness on Obama-Russia Hot Mic Moment: ‘Was That Inflammatory to the Ukrainians?’

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (D-CA) used his opening line of questioning to demonstrate the instances of Ukrainian meddling in the presidential election against President Trump and reminded the witnesses – and Democrats on the committee – of former President Obama’s infamous “hot mic” moment with the former Russian president in 2012. Nunes … Continue reading Nunes Stumps Impeachment Witness on Obama-Russia Hot Mic Moment: ‘Was That Inflammatory to the Ukrainians?’

Rev. Franklin Graham Slams Democrat Impeachment Hearing as ‘Day of Shame’

Rev. Franklin Graham said Wednesday that the House Democrats’ first public impeachment hearing amounts to a national “day of shame.” House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) held his first public impeachment hearing over President Donald Trump’s call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. Graham said that while the media have called the “Democrat-led impeachment inquiry … Continue reading Rev. Franklin Graham Slams Democrat Impeachment Hearing as ‘Day of Shame’

Taylor: Zelensky Told Me ‘Call Was Fine, I Was Happy with the Call’ the Day After

Ambassador Bill Taylor testified Wednesday that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told him July 26 that his July 25 call with President Donald Trump had been “fine” and that he was “happy” with it. Taylor, appearing alongside the State Department’s George Kent, was answering questions from Republican counsel Steve Castor in the House Intelligence Committee on … Continue reading Taylor: Zelensky Told Me ‘Call Was Fine, I Was Happy with the Call’ the Day After

Republicans Stunned After Adam Schiff Interrupts Impeachment Hearing

House Oversight Chairman Adam Schiff interrupted House Republicans’ questions of Ambassador Bill Taylor on Wednesday, a stunning breach of Congressional order. The Republican counsel questioned Taylor about whether he could understand that Trump was concerned that some Ukrainians had worked against him in the 2016 presidential election. Schiff interrupted after Republicans were only ten minutes … Continue reading Republicans Stunned After Adam Schiff Interrupts Impeachment Hearing

FNC’s Chris Wallace: Taylor Testimony ‘Very Damaging to the President’

During Wednesday’s impeachment inquiry coverage on Fox News, network anchor Chris Wallace called former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor’s testimony “very damaging to the president.” Wallace said, “I think that William Taylor was a very impressive witness and was very damaging to the president. He took very copious notes at almost every conversation. When … Continue reading FNC’s Chris Wallace: Taylor Testimony ‘Very Damaging to the President’

SAT Administrator to Plead Guilty in College Admissions Bribery Scam

SAT administrator Igor Dvorskiy is expected to plead guilty to his role in the college bribery scam in a Boston courthouse on Wednesday. According to a report by Reuters, SAT proctor Igor Dvorskiy will plead guilty on Wednesday to his role in the Varsity Blues college admissions scandal. Dvorskiy was accused of allowing SAT proctors … Continue reading SAT Administrator to Plead Guilty in College Admissions Bribery Scam

Democrats Schedule Two More Closed-Door Impeachment Depositions

Democrats driving the partisan impeachment inquiry have scheduled two more closed-door depositions this week, despite their renewed devotion to transparency following the passage of the partisan impeachment inquiry resolution. The House Intelligence Committee reportedly scheduled two more closed-door depositions featuring an official working at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine, David Holmes, and Office of Management … Continue reading Democrats Schedule Two More Closed-Door Impeachment Depositions

Donald Trump ‘Too Busy’ to Watch ‘Boring’ Impeachment Hearings

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he was too busy to watch the first public impeachment hearing, as he hosted Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House. “I’m too busy to watch it,” he said. “It’s a witch hunt, it’s a hoax, I’m too busy to watch it.” Trump said that he would … Continue reading Donald Trump ‘Too Busy’ to Watch ‘Boring’ Impeachment Hearings

Watch: Assailant Sprays Rep. Dan Bishop’s Son in Face While Vandalizing NC State TPUSA Display

An alleged member of NC State’s Young Democratic Socialists of America club sprayed paint into the face of Jack Bishop, the son of Rep. Dan Bishop (R-NC) and a member of the school’s Turning Point USA club, while spray painting over a message promoting a TPUSA event on Monday evening. Turning Point USA members at NC … Continue reading Watch: Assailant Sprays Rep. Dan Bishop’s Son in Face While Vandalizing NC State TPUSA Display

Elise Stefanik Calls Out Schiff on Blocking Questions About the Whistleblower

House Intelligence Committee member Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) called out Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) during the first public impeachment inquiry hearings on his history of trying to block questions to witnesses about the “whistleblower” during the previous closed-door depositions. Raising a point of order in the beginning of the hearing, Stefanik asked Schiff, “Mr. Chairman, … Continue reading Elise Stefanik Calls Out Schiff on Blocking Questions About the Whistleblower

MSNBC’s Wallace: ‘Gobsmacked’ By Patriotism of Taylor’s ‘Bombshell’ Testimony

During Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s impeachment inquiry coverage, network anchor Nicolle Wallace said she was “gobsmacked” by the patriotism of former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, William Taylor’s testimony. She referenced his  “bombshell” claim one of his staffer’s overheard the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland, on a phone conversation with President Donald Trump. Talyor … Continue reading MSNBC’s Wallace: ‘Gobsmacked’ By Patriotism of Taylor’s ‘Bombshell’ Testimony

Drag Queen ‘Pissi Myles’ Crashes Impeachment Hearing

With a mobile phone attached to a selfie stick, Myles is live streaming from the hearing via Twitter for the social media-centric org Happs News. Pissi Myles, center, reports with her cell phone, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington, during the first public impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) … Continue reading Drag Queen ‘Pissi Myles’ Crashes Impeachment Hearing

‘Overheard Phone Call’ Raises Questions About Classified Info, Privilege

U.S. Ambassador Bill Taylor raised eyebrows at the first public impeachment inquiry on Wednesday when he raised new evidence that he had not mentioned in his closed-door deposition last month: a staffer overhead a phone call between President Donald Trump and Ambassador to the E.U. Gordon Sondland, the day after the call with Ukrainian President … Continue reading ‘Overheard Phone Call’ Raises Questions About Classified Info, Privilege