Republican Party

Roy Moore’s Last And Weirdest Campaign Event

The Alabama Republican and his wife had a long list of grievances to air in their final appearance before Election Day. “Fake News will tell you that we don’t care for Jews,” Kayla Moore said as part of an extended attack on reporters. “One of our attorneys is a Jew. We have very close friends that …

Politics

Sarah Sanders just made a hugely offensive allegation against the media

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sarah Sanders isn't a big fan of the media.<p>Which is, of course, her right. The relationship between any White House and any press corps tasked with covering that White House is almost always fraught and fractious.<p>But, on Monday, Sanders made an accusation that …

Politics

White House claims there are eyewitnesses who can prove Trump didn't sexually harass anyone

Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she has reports of eyewitness accounts disputing Trump’s accusers.<p>The first four women reporters called on at the White House press briefing Monday all asked about the same issue: the multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault against President Donald Trump.<p>In …

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Gloria Steinem thinks she has a way to get rid of Trump

Ask Gloria Steinem about the #MeToo movement, and she’ll tell you it’s far from over. To Steinem—feminist icon and co-founder of <i>Ms.</i> magazine and the Women’s Media Center—the movement can’t declare victory until Donald Trump is removed from the White House.<p>Trump—to Steinem, the “harasser in …

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Stephen Colbert Knows Why Trump Hates CNN’s Don Lemon

And it’s not because “he’s so citrus-y.”<p>On Monday night, <i>The Late Show</i> host Stephen Colbert addressed a recent bombshell <i>New York Times</i> investigation …

Culture

Trump says accusations of sexual misconduct 'fabricated'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is pushing back against sexual misconduct allegations, saying he's the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know and/or have never met."<p>Trump lashed out on Twitter Tuesday, a day after three women who previously accused …

U.S. Politics

Trump lawyers want second special counsel appointed now

<b>President Trump's legal team</b> believes Attorney General Jeff Session's Justice Department and the FBI — more than special counsel Robert Mueller …

U.S. Politics

Trump orders NASA to send American astronauts to the Moon, Mars

President Donald Trump signed Space Policy Directive 1 on Monday, directing NASA to return Americans to the surface of the moon and onward to …

Space

The Republican Party’s reality problem — and ours

It’s not just Donald Trump and Roy Moore. It’s Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, and Susan Collins.<p>In Alabama, 71 percent of Republicans say they believe the allegations against Roy Moore are fabricated. In Washington, President Donald Trump believes he “won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of …

Politics

A Campaign Memoir That Shows Trump, at Least Partly, as He Is

President Trump likes gold fixtures, marble tiles and the trappings of grandeur. When he talks about himself in interviews and in his books, he talks in superlatives. He has billed himself as masterful negotiator. He has described himself as having the world’s best memory. He almost never …

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Trump ‘Threatening To Fire’ All White House Employees After ‘New York Times’ Article Leaks, Says ‘WH Advisor’

President Donald Trump hit back against a <i>New York Times</i> article that pegged him as a man who watches up to eight hours of TV per day, waking around …

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Sarah Sanders Accidentally Describes President Trump During Tirade Against 'Fake News' Media

Without a hint of irony.<p><i>“You cannot say that it’s an honest mistake when you are purposefully putting out information that you know to be false.</i><p><i>“Or</i> …

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'Schmuck': Trump taunted over old tweet after claiming he never watches 'dumb' CNN anchor Don Lemon

Twitter found an old, positive Trump tweet about Don Lemon and proceeded to mock the president over it.<p>US President Donald Trump has lashed out at …

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Steve Bannon Is About To Be Indicted By Mueller

For some time, right-wing diehards have tried to make us believe that there’s an 11th Commandment: “Thou shalt not speak ill of Donald Trump.” To …

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Roy Moore Reemerges for an Election Eve Rally, and Good Lord, Was It Weird

Have you ever traveled down a dirt path in rural southeast Alabama in December and arrived at a barn in the woods to find Steve Bannon, …

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Cooper: Trump's witnesses problematic

CNN's Anderson Cooper points out the flaws in the eyewitness accounts the White House claims disprove President Trump's alleged misconduct by his accusers.

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Trump implies Sen. Gillibrand is a prostitute, adds Twitter attack for his assault victims

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Liberal View

CNN's Cuomo calls out White House press secretary Sarah Sanders for routinely lying to the American people

ALISYN CAMEROTA (CO-HOST): Of course, Karoun, there is responsibility. Of course there are rules to journalism. Of course when a mistake is made you …

Liberal View

Poll: Doug Jones leads Roy Moore by 10 in Alabama. Other polls: actually, Moore’s winning.

It all comes down to turnout assumptions.<p>Polling in the final week of the Alabama Senate special election has been all over the place. Four polls have shown Roy Moore leading by between 4 and 9 points. One new one, from Fox News, shows Democrat Doug Jones with a 10-point lead. And another, from …

Elections

Report: Trump furious Haley said his accusers "should be heard"

President Trump was "infuriated" by U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's remark Sunday that the women accusing him of sexual assault and harassment "should …

U.S. Politics

Accuser: I'm 'confirming' Trump's confessed misconduct

Samantha Holvey, one of the women who has accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct, joins Lawrence O'Donnell and explains "I'm just confirming" a …

Politics

Trump Administration is the Most Corrupt Government Institution in the United States, Americans Believe

In the year since Donald Trump was elected president on a promise to “drain the swamp” of Washington’s corruption, Americans have become more, not …

Walter Shaub

Things Get Awkward When Journalist Says Fox News Is ‘Full of Disinformation’ — On Fox News

The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald went on Fox News Monday night to discuss his column criticizing CNN for its bungled report about WikiLeaks and the …

Laura Ingraham

Ivanka Trump's 'happy holidays' post reveals a growing divide in the White House

• <b>One of Donald Trump's campaign promises was to end the "war on Christmas."</b>• <b><br>Trump has doubled down on the importance of saying Merry Christmas — but Ivanka Trump has broken from her father by wishing people "happy holidays."</b>• <b><br>The split reveals a deeper divide between the two.</b><p>As Donald Trump campaigned …

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Ivanka criticism of Roy Moore backfired: report

In a story headlined "How Trump came around to an accused child molester," Politico cites a number of factors in why Trump is supporting Moore …

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Ex-Miss USA contestant: Trump inspected us (full interview)

Former Miss USA contestant Samantha Holvey says Donald Trump lined up all the pageant contestants to inspect them and later bragged on a radio show about walking in on them as they were changing.

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Why the Tax Bill's Errors Won't Be Fixed

When Congress worked properly, even controversial bills could be corrected without too much fuss. Not anymore.<p>The rush to pass the Republican tax bill in record time is inevitably leading to flat-out mistakes that have serious consequences. In fact, House Ways and Means Chair Kevin Brady is already …

U.S. Politics

Video: Melinda McGillivray On ‘Megyn Kelly Today’ – Trump Grabbed My Butt, Angry Melania Caught Him Flirting

Melinda McGillivray said Donald Trump had a look of guilt on his face the day that Melinda said Trump grabbed the right side of her rear end with …

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What Roy Moore tells us about the Republican Party

Roy Moore hasn’t spent much time lately trying to make friends with his potential Republican colleagues in the Senate. When a series of women publicly accused the 70-year-old Moore last month of predatory sexual behavior and assault when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s, several Senate …

U.S. Politics

Susan Collins Isn't Being Duped Into Anything

On December 2, Senator Susan Collins, R-Maine, voted in favor of a tax bill that will make American public life unrecognizable, irreparably rolling …

U.S. Politics