A realtime chronicler of Nixon’s downfall assesses Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey. President Donald Trump’s astonishing firing of FBI director James Comey on Tuesday afternoon raised throughout
Convention of the States: Is a billionaire-funded coup to rewrite the Constitution on the verge of happening?
(AP) The Wisconsin GOP is calling for a constitutional convention — only five more states are needed to make it happen March 25, 2017 9:58am (UTC) This article originally appeared on AlterNet. All eyes
What better way to decimate the bureaucracy than to convince Americans it’s treacherous? Like a George Lucas Death Star or one of those planet-eating monsters in Star Trek, the Deep State has crashed the
This is not normal, no matter how much you pretend it to be. WASHINGTON—This is going to be quite the week for the denizens of Camp Runamuck, so let's get it started off the right way by pointing out the
In the day-to-day crush of news, it’s easy to lose perspective. And this year especially, it’s easy for the abnormal to become normal. So let’s be clear: If President Trump truly does have no evidence
It certainly does nothing to explain the gap between Bannon’s repeated denials of being a racist or a white nationalist and his track record of running Breitbart News as a racist hate site devoted to illegal
Donald Trump fuels diplomatic row with Britain after apology from US officials over GCHQ wiretapping claims
Donald Trump remained unrepentant amid a diplomatic row with Britain on Friday, hours after US officials made a formal apology for accusing GCHQ of helping Barack Obama spy on the then presidential candidate.
No matter. The White House is worried about what the CBO will say about Trumpcare, so it throws the CBO under the bus before the bus arrives. Trump couldn’t care less about the long-term consequences,
Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (AP/Alexei Nikolsky/Evan Vucci/Photo montage by Salon) There was a lot of breaking news about the Trump administration’s ties to Russia March 3, 2017 8:45pm (UTC) The last
(Getty/Mark Wilson) Why is the speaker so blasé about Russian meddling? Maybe because he knows it helped the GOP win close races March 3, 2017 1:10pm (UTC) If there's one thing you can say about the Donald
The president’s first speech to a joint session of Congress seemed to have won over some liberal pundits, but a few conservatives were more discerning As of Tuesday night, when Donald Trump addressed joint