Pennsylvania Senate Candidate Jeff Bartos Pledges Not to Vote for Mitch McConnell

Win McNamee/Getty by JEFF BARTOS19 Oct 201753 Since announcing my campaign to defeat Bob Casey for the United States Senate six months ago, I have travelled throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, speaking with thousands of the people who sent shock waves through the political world last year by electing Donald Trump. The people I have met…

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Mitch McConnell’s No. 1 Recruit Josh Hawley Refuses to Back McConnell for Majority Leader

Win McNamee/Getty Images by SEAN MORAN19 Oct 2017515 Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who was labeled Mitch McConnell’s “No. One recruit of the [2018] cycle” refuses to endorse McConnell for Majority Leader. Former White House chief strategist and Breitbart News chief executive Steve Bannon reportedly remains very interested in recruiting Hawley in his war against the establishment, which…

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FBI Informant “Threatened” After Offering Details Linking Clinton Foundation To Russian Bribery Case

by Tyler Durden Oct 18, 2017 8:55 PM 464 SHARES TwitterFacebookReddit While the mainstream media has largely ignored it, the scandal surrounding Russian efforts to acquire 20% of America’s uranium reserves, a deal which was ultimately approved by the Obama administration, and more specifically the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) which included…

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Unelected Juncker Orders Austria’s Kurz to Form ‘Pro-Europe’ Government – (suggests, encourages or implies)

Getty by LIAM DEACON17 Oct 2017207 The unelected president of the European Union’s (EU) executive arm has urged the democratically elected Austrian premier to form a “pro-European” government. European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker made the comments in a letter to Sebastian Kurz, whose Christian Democrat Austrian People’s Party (OVP) topped the polls with 31.7 per cent…

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In Czech Election, a New Threat to European Unity

By RICK LYMANOCT. 17, 2017 The Czech billionaire Andrej Babis in Prague last month. His party, Ano, is topping the polls for parliamentary elections this week. CreditMichal Cizek/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images PRAGUE — He’s a media-wise billionaire used to getting his own way, and promising to run the government like a business. He wants immigrants to…

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Cochran’s illness shows risks to GOP leaders of aging Senate

The Associated Press by AP17 Oct 20171,654 WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans coping with a razor-thin majority as they try pushing a partisan agenda through the Senate are running smack into another complication — the sheer age and health issues of some senators. When the office of the ailing Sen. Thad Cochran announced Monday that it…

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Rand Paul Says Trump’s Obamacare Order ‘Has The Potential To Be Amazing’

HEALTH  Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks at a press conference about the latest Republican Effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein Rand Paul Says Trump’s Obamacare Order ‘Has The Potential To Be Amazing’ ROBERT DONACHIE Capitol Hill and Health Care Reporter…

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Meadows Fires Up Values Voter Summit: Tells People to ‘Eject’ Members of Congress Who Won’t Push ‘America First’

Gage Skidmore/Flickr by MICHELLE MOONS13 Oct 20175,418 WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a Friday address to hundreds of enthusiastic Values Voter Summit participants, Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows equated some members of Congress to “dud” shotgun shells, declaring that those who don’t get behind President Donald Trump’s “America First” agenda should be sent home. “We need to…

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Report: McMaster Crafts ‘Compromise’ to Keep Iran Deal While Placating ‘Furious’ Trump

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images by JOHN HAYWARD12 Oct 2017833 A source “familiar with the meeting” described President Trump as “furious” at Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, and other advisers for defending the Iran nuclear deal in a July meeting, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday. “He threw a fit,” the source said of Trump.…

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Conservative Leaders Urge Mitch McConnell to Resign

The Associated Press by SEAN MORAN11 Oct 20174,072 The Tea Party Patriots, FreedomWorks, and the Senate Conservatives Fund called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and the rest of Senate leadership to resign over their inability to pass President Donald Trump’s agenda, which includes repealing and replacing Obamacare, confirming federal judges, and funding a southern…

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