Saturday, May 27, 2017

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Our ongoing coverage of the bipartisan pollution on the Potomac. Click the links below for insight and analysis into the latest political news from our nation's capital ...
DRUG WAR SETBACK ... Last week Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered federal prosecutors in drug cases to seek the maximum penalty authorized by federal mandatory minimum sentencing laws. Sessions’ order represents a setback to the progress made toward restoring compassion...

Seth Rich: Buzz Builds

D.C. PANIC? We always advise our readers to look before diving blindly into the rabbit holes of fringe narratives.  It's not that there's anything wrong with going "all in," it's just good to have some idea where you might land...

#TrumpRussia: It Begins

SCRIPT FLIPPED ... As stated previously, this website has never subscribed to the "Russia rigged the election" narrative because so far there's been nothing concrete to support this assertion. Are we saying it didn't happen?  No.  We're just saying it hasn't been...
MEDIA BIAS OFF THE CHARTS ... U.S. president Donald Trump has dominated the headlines since taking office ... and not in a good way. According to a new study from Harvard University's Shorenstein Center on Media - part of its Kennedy...
TWEET STIRS CONTROVERSY ... We were urged by one of our letter writers today not to foment further "fake news" regarding the unsolved murder of Democratic National Committee (DNC) data analyst Seth Rich. Clearly we're not listening ... Rich, 27, was gunned down...
"SWAMP CREATURES" ARE TRYING TO TAKE DOWN THE PRESIDENT ... Things are getting real in D.C. and the swamp is in full fury trying to take down the presidency of Donald Trump before it even begins. Today’s decision by the Justice...
PRESIDENT RIPS APPOINTMENT OF "SPECIAL COUNCEL" Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ) announced the appointment of former FBI director Robert Mueller as an independent counsel.  His job?  To investigate allegations that U.S. president Donald Trump – or members of...
FORMER FBI LEADER APPOINTED TO HEAD INVESTIGATION ... Former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) director Robert Mueller - whose tenure at the head of the nation's top law enforcement agency was exceeded only by that of J. Edgar Hoover - has...
"ROBBERY GONE WRONG" THEORY TAKES ANOTHER BEATING ... Remember Seth Rich?  He was a 27-year-old data analyst with the Democratic National Committee (DNC) who was shot and killed last July in what was referred to by police as a "botched robbery." There were...
TAXPAYERS ON THE HOOK FOR "FRANKENFOOD" ADVERTISING ... There wasn't much to like about the $1.16 trillion spending plan that cleared the U.S. Congress earlier this month.  "Republicans" got rolled - the latest in a long line of costly capitulations. One...