House Republicans Will Be Able to Question Trump Whistleblower Under Oath

(WASHINGTON) — A lawyer for the whistleblower who raised alarms about President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine said Sunday his client is willing to answer written questions submitted by House Republicans. The surprise offer, made to Rep. Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, would allow Republicans to ask questions of the […]

GOP Wants to Question Whistleblower and They May Get Their Chance.

On Sunday morning, the lawyer for the whistleblower whose complaint is at the center of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump said he has offered Republicans the chance to submit written questions directly to his client: WBer NEWS ALERT: 1/Our legal team offered GOP direct opportunity to ask written questions of #whistleblower. Recent GOP messaging, […]

Beto O’Rourke Campaign Failure: What Happened?

Beto O’Rourke has played games with the media before, but he got a last laugh of sorts — at least a wistful chuckle — by dropping out of the presidential race on Friday afternoon, sending political writers into a tizzy right before the weekend. And although his candidacy once had great promise, O’Rourke’s exit from […]

Mark Levin Yells At Democrats Because They’re Running For President

We now enter the shouty crackers portion of the impeachment “debate,” starring Mark Levin. I can’t make out each individual word of what Mark is saying, but he is definitely arguing that Joe Biden is interfering with the election process by (a) running for president and (b) supporting an impeachment inquiry. ??? Please note that […]

War in Afghanistan, Year 19: Civilian Casualties Increase Drastically

Afghan policemen display their skills at a police training center on the outskirts of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province.Noorullah Shirzada/AFP/Getty This week brought more grim news from the US war in Afghanistan, which is now in its 19th year. The United Nations reported a 42 percent increase in civilian deaths in July-September compared to the same […]

American Health Care Crisis: ‘Medicare for All’ Plan Costs, Savings & Details

Image Elizabeth Warren at an event two years ago for the “Medicare for All Act of 2017.” Bernie Sanders introduced the bill. Credit…Yuri Gripas/Reuters Elizabeth Warren’s “Medicare for all” proposal would make substantial shifts to how the United States pays for its health care system. She would eliminate most other forms of coverage and provide all […]