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AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on Flynn; virus fiction

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on Flynn; virus fiction

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his GOP allies are misrepresenting the facts behind the legal case of former national security adviser Michael Fly [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on ...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on Flynn; virus fiction

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on Flynn; virus fiction

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his GOP allies are misrepresenting the facts behind the legal case of former national security adviser Michael Fly [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distortion on ...→

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

"The Five" reacted Wednesday to the news that a three-judge federal appeals panel ordered a lower court to allow the Justice Department to dismiss its case aga [...] Read full article: Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Fly...→

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

The U.S Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit prevented the Michael Flynn case from becoming a new investigation of the Trump administration. Read full article: D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case ...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

President Trump's rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma over the weekend was the kickoff of his reelection bid -- and Minnesota is one of the states he hopes to win this ti [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Ca...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., on Wednesday advised senior citizens and others at higher risk for coronavirus to not attend President Trump's indoor rally Satur [...] Read full article: Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

EXCLUSIVE: A Republican group that opposes President Trump’s reelection is going up with a new ad that spotlights the president slowly walking down a ramp Satu [...] Read full article: New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip...→

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Michael Flynn’s attorneys said Wednesday former Vice President Joseph R. Biden discussed the Logan Act during an early January 2017 meeting about the investiga [...] Read full article: Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea o...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump bucked the GOP establishment and the donor class, siding with U.S. workers, by halting foreign visa worker programs.  Read full article: Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt ...→

GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of Stimulus Checks

President Donald Trump’s call for another election-season round of direct stimulus checks to most taxpayers is getting a lukewarm endorsement at best from his [...] Read full article: GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of St...→

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

President Trump's re-election campaign and the RNC are being accused of "rigging" two competitive GOP primaries in New Hampshire Read full article: Trump endorsements cause uproar in New H...→

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

Three New York Democrats ousted Republican members of Congress during the 2018 midterm elections. Now, the GOP wants those seats back, and in Tuesday’s state p [...] Read full article: GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly...→

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Enacting a Juneteenth federal holiday over the next fortnight would be a significant act of national unity at a time when the United States is being torn to pi [...] Read full article: Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats ...→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

A group of GOP operatives, including former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, launched a super PAC targeting anti-Trump Republican voters [...] Read full article: Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC...→

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentuckians are accustomed to bare-knuckled politics, but the brawl between a Republican congressman and his primary challenger has turned especially ugly Read full article: Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, rac...→

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Anthony Scaramucci and other prominent Republicans have launched a super PAC aimed at helping former Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, defeat President Don [...] Read full article: Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Bid...→

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

The collapse of the Obama administration’s dogged pursuit of retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn has come to represent a broader assault on the Trump campaign, [...] Read full article: ‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn...→

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

The remarks by Sen. John Thune come amid sliding presidential poll numbers that have sparked concern among Republican leaders. Read full article: Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' wi...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

Ohio GOP censures former head who's parted ways with Trump

Ohio Republicans on Friday censured a former party head who has drawn scorn for campaigning against Donald Trump’s reelection and asking GOP voters to pick Dem [...] Read full article: Ohio GOP censures former head who's part...→

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

President Donald Trump is ripping the Supreme Court for “horrible and politically charged decisions.” Read full article: Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Bl...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

"The Five" reacted Wednesday to the news that a three-judge federal appeals panel ordered a lower court to allow the Justice Department to dismiss its case aga [...] Read full article: Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Fly...→

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

The collapse of the Obama administration’s dogged pursuit of retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn has come to represent a broader assault on the Trump campaign, [...] Read full article: ‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of Stimulus Checks

President Donald Trump’s call for another election-season round of direct stimulus checks to most taxpayers is getting a lukewarm endorsement at best from his [...] Read full article: GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of St...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

Three New York Democrats ousted Republican members of Congress during the 2018 midterm elections. Now, the GOP wants those seats back, and in Tuesday’s state p [...] Read full article: GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Ohio GOP censures former head who's parted ways with Trump

Ohio Republicans on Friday censured a former party head who has drawn scorn for campaigning against Donald Trump’s reelection and asking GOP voters to pick Dem [...] Read full article: Ohio GOP censures former head who's part...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

President Donald Trump is ripping the Supreme Court for “horrible and politically charged decisions.” Read full article: Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Bl...→

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

A group of GOP operatives, including former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, launched a super PAC targeting anti-Trump Republican voters [...] Read full article: Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC...→

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., on Wednesday advised senior citizens and others at higher risk for coronavirus to not attend President Trump's indoor rally Satur [...] Read full article: Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Anthony Scaramucci and other prominent Republicans have launched a super PAC aimed at helping former Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, defeat President Don [...] Read full article: Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Bid...→

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

EXCLUSIVE: A Republican group that opposes President Trump’s reelection is going up with a new ad that spotlights the president slowly walking down a ramp Satu [...] Read full article: New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip...→

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Michael Flynn’s attorneys said Wednesday former Vice President Joseph R. Biden discussed the Logan Act during an early January 2017 meeting about the investiga [...] Read full article: Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea o...→

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

The U.S Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit prevented the Michael Flynn case from becoming a new investigation of the Trump administration. Read full article: D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case ...→

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

The remarks by Sen. John Thune come amid sliding presidential poll numbers that have sparked concern among Republican leaders. Read full article: Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' wi...→

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump bucked the GOP establishment and the donor class, siding with U.S. workers, by halting foreign visa worker programs.  Read full article: Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt ...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

President Trump's re-election campaign and the RNC are being accused of "rigging" two competitive GOP primaries in New Hampshire Read full article: Trump endorsements cause uproar in New H...→

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

President Trump's rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma over the weekend was the kickoff of his reelection bid -- and Minnesota is one of the states he hopes to win this ti [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Ca...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Enacting a Juneteenth federal holiday over the next fortnight would be a significant act of national unity at a time when the United States is being torn to pi [...] Read full article: Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats ...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentuckians are accustomed to bare-knuckled politics, but the brawl between a Republican congressman and his primary challenger has turned especially ugly Read full article: Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, rac...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Flynn case, says ex-Trump adviser victim of 'long injustice'

"The Five" reacted Wednesday to the news that a three-judge federal appeals panel ordered a lower court to allow the Justice Department to dismiss its case aga [...] Read full article: Greg Gutfeld hails ruling in Michael Fly...→

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea of using Logan Act against Trump adviser

Michael Flynn’s attorneys said Wednesday former Vice President Joseph R. Biden discussed the Logan Act during an early January 2017 meeting about the investiga [...] Read full article: Flynn lawyers: Biden first raised idea o...→

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn probe represents broader assault on Trump presidency

The collapse of the Obama administration’s dogged pursuit of retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn has come to represent a broader assault on the Trump campaign, [...] Read full article: ‘Sabotage’: Obama administration’s Flynn...→

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case from Becoming Next Trump Investigation

The U.S Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit prevented the Michael Flynn case from becoming a new investigation of the Trump administration. Read full article: D.C. Appeals Court Prevented Flynn Case ...→

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishment of monument vandals?

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he has "authorizes the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument." Read full article: Fact check: Can Trump direct the punishm...→

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' with independents, urges shift in strategy

The remarks by Sen. John Thune come amid sliding presidential poll numbers that have sparked concern among Republican leaders. Read full article: Top GOP senator fears Trump is 'soft' wi...→

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt on Foreign Visa Programs

Trump bucked the GOP establishment and the donor class, siding with U.S. workers, by halting foreign visa worker programs.  Read full article: Trump Bucks GOP Establishment with Halt ...→

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anonymous claims against celebrities

Over the past few days, Justin Bieber, Ansel Elgort and four cast members of the CW’s “Riverdale” have all been accused on social media of sexual assault. Read full article: It’s time for Twitter to fact-check anon...→

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in on Trump's Virus Take

President Donald Trump recently declared that the coronavirus is “fading” and that U.S. testing for COVID-19 is the best anywhere Read full article: AP Fact Check: Sober Science Weighs in o...→

GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of Stimulus Checks

President Donald Trump’s call for another election-season round of direct stimulus checks to most taxpayers is getting a lukewarm endorsement at best from his [...] Read full article: GOP Wary as Trump Pushes New Round of St...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Turnout on Protesters

President Donald Trump is claiming Democratic rival Joe Biden apologized for opposing his travel restrictions on China early in the pandemic — and for calling [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tries to Pin Low Tu...→

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

Trump endorsements cause uproar in New Hampshire GOP primaries

President Trump's re-election campaign and the RNC are being accused of "rigging" two competitive GOP primaries in New Hampshire Read full article: Trump endorsements cause uproar in New H...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters for low rally turnout | WTOP

Protesters’ blockades weren’t to blame for the low turnout at a rally President Trump held. There was no sizable effort by protesters to keep attendees from ge [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump blames protesters f...→

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan Talks Trump Rally, His Reelection Bid

President Trump's rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma over the weekend was the kickoff of his reelection bid -- and Minnesota is one of the states he hopes to win this ti [...] Read full article: Talking Points: MN GOP Chair Jennifer Ca...→

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly Districts in NY

Three New York Democrats ousted Republican members of Congress during the 2018 midterm elections. Now, the GOP wants those seats back, and in Tuesday’s state p [...] Read full article: GOP Hope to Flip Back Two Trump-Friendly...→

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False claims on COVID-19, Biden and more

In his first mass rally in months, President Donald Trump touched on everything from the coronavirus pandemic to former Vice President Joe Biden. Here’s a fact [...] Read full article: Trump’s Tulsa rally fact check: False cl...→

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In Ballot Spin

President Donald Trump continues to draw false distinctions between mail-in and absentee ballots, claiming the former are rife with voter fraud while the latte [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump's Absentee Vs. Mail-In...→

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats should make Juneteenth a federal holiday by July 4

Enacting a Juneteenth federal holiday over the next fortnight would be a significant act of national unity at a time when the United States is being torn to pi [...] Read full article: Deroy Murdock: Trump, GOP and Democrats ...→

Ohio GOP censures former head who's parted ways with Trump

Ohio Republicans on Friday censured a former party head who has drawn scorn for campaigning against Donald Trump’s reelection and asking GOP voters to pick Dem [...] Read full article: Ohio GOP censures former head who's part...→

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Face the Fact' Trump SCOTUS Pick Is Going Against Them

Friday, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough reacted to the Supreme Court's recent rulings to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), whi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Evangelicals 'Forced to Fac...→

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of two international broadcasters, adding to co [...] Read full article: Michael Pack, Trump global media chief, ...→

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over prominent GOP defection

The Senate voted 51-42 to confirm Judge Justin R. Walker to the nation’s premier federal appeals court on Thursday over bitter Democratic objections and a prom [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump judicial pick over...→

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Blasts' to GOP

President Donald Trump is ripping the Supreme Court for “horrible and politically charged decisions.” Read full article: Trump: SCOTUS' Decisions Are 'Shotgun Bl...→

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

A group of GOP operatives, including former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, launched a super PAC targeting anti-Trump Republican voters [...] Read full article: Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC...→

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist

There is no vaccine available that will prevent HIV infection or treat those who have it. Read full article: FACT CHECK: Trump on an AIDS vaccine tha...→

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly to avoid Tulsa Trump rally

Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., on Wednesday advised senior citizens and others at higher risk for coronavirus to not attend President Trump's indoor rally Satur [...] Read full article: Oklahoma GOP Sen. Lankford urges elderly...→

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, racial matters

Kentuckians are accustomed to bare-knuckled politics, but the brawl between a Republican congressman and his primary challenger has turned especially ugly Read full article: Kentucky GOP brawl focuses on Trump, rac...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republicans Spin COVID-19 Metrics

In the days leading up to President Donald Trump’s first campaign rally since the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, Trump and his supporters are m [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Ahead of Trump Rally, Republ...→

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Biden Over Trump

Anthony Scaramucci and other prominent Republicans have launched a super PAC aimed at helping former Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, defeat President Don [...] Read full article: Scaramucci Funding GOP Group Backing Bid...→

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. 'Didn't Inherit Slavery ... We Created It'

Claim: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) claimed during a floor speech on Tuesday that the United States did not inherit slavery but rather "created it." Read full article: Fact Check: Sen. Tim Kaine Claims U.S. '...→

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip of president's slow walk at West Point

EXCLUSIVE: A Republican group that opposes President Trump’s reelection is going up with a new ad that spotlights the president slowly walking down a ramp Satu [...] Read full article: New ad by anti-Trump GOP group uses clip...→