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STOP TRUMP’S DEADLY FINAL ACT  ON INNOCENT YEMENIS

With the stroke of a pen, Trump just cruelly condemned hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of innocent women, men, and children to starvation — but we can stop it! The UN immediately raised the alarm that Trump’s decision to designate Northern Yemen’s rebel government as a terrorist organization would …

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Judge Dismisses Ridiculous Gohmert Lawsuit Against Pence

Another attempt by Republicans to destroy our democracy bites the dust. By Heather Another attempt by Republicans to destroy our democracy bites the dust. So much for Louie Gohmert’s last-ditch attempt to steal the presidential election for Trump: Judge Throws Out Lawsuit That Rep. Louie Gohmert and Fake Pro-Trump Electors …

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Trump’s unforgivable pardons

Some of the names smack of the Washington insider-trading that Trump has decried By Dominic Green It’s been a month since the President pardoned a turkey, so why pardon a flock of them now? Presidential pardons and commutations may be lawful and traditional, and the conduct of government agencies in …

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It’s Not Just Trump’s War on Democracy Anymore

LETTER FROM WASHINGTON Republicans have gone far beyond merely humouring their losing leader. By Susan B. Glasser The streets are still quiet in Washington, nine months into a pandemic that is reaching yet another deadly peak. Most of the offices remain closed, and even outdoor sports have been cancelled by …

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No, President Trump can’t pardon himself

Michael Luttig In June 2018, in the throes of the special counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, the president claimed in a tweet “the absolute right to PARDON myself,” citing “numerous legal scholars.” The president was correct …

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US Supreme Court refuses to overturn Trump’s Pennsylvania loss

By  AFP Washington The US Supreme Court dealt the latest blow Tuesday to Donald Trump’s effort to overturn his election loss when it denied his allies’ attempt to block the certification of votes in key state Pennsylvania. The nation’s highest court, which includes three Trump-appointed justices out of nine, did …

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Why Trump Might Just Fade Away

Americans will soon grow tired of the president, despite his efforts to stay in the limelight.  PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP has made one thing painfully clear: After he grudgingly leaves the White House, he will keep doing what he can to stay in the news. He will tweet insults and conspiracy …

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The Biden Era Is Really Here, and It Feels Like a Miracle

By Michael Tomasky, Special Correspondent And suddenly, things felt different Tuesday. It was that cowardly GSA woman finally throwing in the towel. It was Laura Ingraham admitting it was over the night before. It was Donald Trump pardoning the turkeys, a self-abasing ritual for a president in the best of …

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Joe Biden Plans Two Firsts: Latino at DHS, Female Spy Chief

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate the first Latino to lead the Department of Homeland Security and the first woman to lead the intelligence community as he builds out his national security team, with formal announcements planned for Tuesday, his transition team said Monday. Avril Haines is Biden’s pick to …

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A Republican judge just tore into Trump’s election lawyers for their incompetence

Trump’s lawyers asked a judge to disenfranchise nearly 7 million voters. It ended badly for Trump. By Ian Millhiser Last Tuesday, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani appeared in federal court for the first time in 30 years, representing the Trump campaign in its efforts to prevent Pennsylvania from …

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