House Judiciary Committee

BOMBSHELL: Powerful Democrat Ensnared In Major D.C. Sex Scandal Using Taxpayer Money

A powerful Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee allegedly paid off a former female staffer with taxpayer money after she claimed that he fired …

Conservative View

Thanksgiving recess could decide renewal of digital surveillance tools

<i>With help from Eric Geller and Martin Matishak</i><p><b>SURVEILL THIS SPACE —</b> The Thanksgiving recess could prove pivotal for congressional efforts to renew controversial surveillance programs before a rapidly approaching end-of-the-year deadline. As first reported by POLITICO, members of the House …

Cybersecurity

Report: Conyers settled wrongful dismissal complaint over 'sexual advances'

Rep. John ConyersJohn James ConyersBipartisan duo offer criminal justice reform legislation Voter suppression, the blueprint to a broken democracy …

Mike Cernovich

The Trump administration can’t come up with a list of good black attorneys

Civil rights advocates are slamming President Donald Trump about his picks for United States attorneys, which they say are lacking in diversity. The …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

FBI report on black ‘extremists’ raises fears of targeting

WASHINGTON — An FBI report on the rise of black “extremists” is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when …

Black Lives Matter

The Biggest Disappointment in Trump’s Presidency

In this first 300 days, President Trump has faced intense opposition from a variety of enemies. Of course, Democrats and the media have been opposed …

Conservative View

Democrats demand hearing after uptick in hate crimes

House Democratic leaders are calling for a hearing on hate crimes in America, attributing an uptick in such violence to President Donald Trump’s divisive rhetoric.<p>“It's no secret that the rise in hate crimes has tracked with the campaign of the president,” top Democrats wrote to House Judiciary …

Politics

Black caucus chairman, conservative leader team up for justice reform

WASHINGTON Rep. Mark Walker, a conservative Republican, wants the GOP-controlled Congress to move on long-stalled efforts to revamp the nation’s …

HBCUs

Trump impeachment: House must act now to keep our Republic

There are many uncontested facts that suggest Trump is an extraordinary threat to our democracy and constitutional order. We see no reason for delay.<p>The Constitution provides that “the House of Representatives shall have the sole power of impeachment” and that “The president ... shall be removed …

News (U.S.)

Hillary Clinton: Between Tweeting And Golfing, How Does Trump Get Anything Done?

The one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s presidential win over Hillary Clinton passed earlier this month, but judging by the tweets from the White …

Hillary Clinton

SNL’s Sessions leads audience in 'I do not recall' call and response

Kate McKinnon’s Sessions led the audience during the "Weekend Update" segment this week in a “I do not recall” call and response.<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>“When I …

George Papadopoulos

Attorney General Wins The Day With Hilarious Joke Highlighting Absurd Russian Collusion 'Scandal'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday mocked Democrats who on Tuesday had raked him over the coals in a hearing in which they hoped to find some …

Conservative View

Donations to Clinton Foundation plunged along with Hillary’s election defeat

Donations to the Clinton Foundation took a precipitous dive for a second year in a row as Justice Department officials mulled whether they would …

Hillary Clinton

Jeff Sessions Starts Speech With Joke Clearly Aimed at the Media — The Crowd's Reaction Says It All

This week, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified in front of Congress about Russia's interference in the 2016 race.<p>While the House Judiciary …

Jeff Sessions

How Difficult Would It Be to Impeach President Trump?

Among his critics, talk of impeachment began long before President Donald Trump even took office.<p>But a handful of House Democrats took the first …

Trump University

Luis Gutierrez Tried to Play ‘Gotcha’ with Jeff Sessions - It Didn't End Well for Him

A Democrat congressman resorted Tuesday to an article from Mother Jones and a fanciful offer of ending any investigation of President Donald Trump in …

Conservative View

Senators propose limit on FISA files

WASHINGTON – A pair of senators on Friday released their bipartisan proposal to renew a powerful surveillance authority for collecting foreign …

Surveillance

Sessions jokes in speech to conservative group: 'Anybody been to Russia?'

“Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room?” Sessions asked. “Before I get started here. Any Russians? Anybody been to Russia? Got a cousin in Russia or …

Sergey Kislyak

Russian ambassador says he won't name all the Trump officials he's met with because 'the list is so long'

Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak said on Wednesday that it would take him more than 20 minutes to name all of the Trump officials he's met with or …

Donald Trump

WATCH: Hillary Says She Can’t Be Investigated Because It’s An ‘Abuse Of Power’

In an interview with Mother Jones, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that any investigation into her by the Trump administration …

Conservative View

Putin Has No Master Plan

<b>Click on the 'Listen' button above to hear this segment.</b><p>On Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the House Judiciary Committee.<p>"I would like to address recent news reports regarding meetings during the campaign attended by George Papadopoulos and Carter Page, among others. …

George Papadopoulos

Go ahead, Republicans. Investigate Hillary. Again.

Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images fileFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi on Oct. 22, …

Denver

H-1B visa: US move on pay will hit Indian IT firms

Silicon Valley will be able to hire more techies from India

Silicon Valley

House passes its tax-reform plan as Senate version comes under new attack

House Republicans approved their sweeping tax-cut package Thursday, setting up a showdown with the Senate, where Republicans are struggling to take a …

U.S. Congress

Rogers: Clinton special counsel won’t help Republicans in 2018

<b>By Ed Rogers</b>The Washington Post reported Monday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering the appointment of a second special counsel to …

Canadian News

US Congressional committee votes to increase minimum salary of H1B visa holders to $90,000

<b>Washington:</b> A key Congressional committee on Wednesday voted to pass a legislation that proposes to increase the minimum salary of H1B visa holders …

H-1B visa

Opinion | Jeff Session perfectly symbolizes Trump's assault on truth

There are two ways to interpret the testimony of Attorney General Jeff Sessions as he faced yet another round of questioning over his role in the Russian interference scandal. The first is that he is a skillful liar, flagrantly flirting with perjury as he denies or pretends to forget his …

Jeff Sessions

The six likeliest ways this whole Roy Moore saga could end, ranked

Roy Moore's list of accusers — and enemies — is growing. The Washington Post reported Wednesday that two other women say he pursued them while they were teenage mall employees and he was in his 30s. One claims he gave her a forceful, unwanted kiss.<p>Moore says the charges are politically …

U.S. Politics

Gay, POC Congressional Members Made Jeff Sessions Stutter

Black, Latino, Asian, female, gay, and Jewish congressmen and women took our amnesia-plagued attorney general to task.

LGBTQ

She Don’t Believe You: Jeff “I Don’t Recall” Sessions’ Wife Was Pure Comedy At His House Judiciary Committee Hearing

(Alex Wong/Getty Images)Jeff Sessions Doesn’t Answer Many Questions During HouseJeff Sessions was put in the hot seat during his House Judiciary …

African-American Culture