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‘Corruption, Plain and Simple’: Public Comments Show Outrage at CFPB’s ...

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney testifies during a Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on the budget for the Office of Management and Budget on Capitol Hill on June 21, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Photo: Astrid Riecken/Getty Images Link to ...
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Trump ‘Blatantly Backs Gerrymandering’ in Call for GOP to Fight ...

“Gerrymandering has no value in our democracy,” said Kristen Clarke, president of the Lawyers’ Committee on Civil and Human Rights. Photo: Janai Nelson/Twitter Link to original source: Jake Johnson | Common Dreams “It’s not surprising that the most unethical president ...
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Trump may owe his 2016 victory to ‘fake news,’ new ...

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton concedes the 2016 presidential election. AP Photo: Matt Rourke Link to original source: Richard Gunther, Erik C. Nisbet, and Paul Beck | The Conversation Could “fake news” have helped determine the outcome of the 2016 presidential ...
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Reports: Former Trump Adviser Rick Gates Expected to Plead Guilty ...

Rick Gates departs Federal District Court, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Washington. Photo: Alex Brandon/AP Gates is expected to cooperate with Robert Mueller against longtime associate Paul Manafort. Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign adviser, is expected to plead guilty within ...
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Trump Can’t Deny Russian Meddling Anymore

Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images Robert Mueller’s indictment shows how foreign operatives conspired to help Trump and hurt Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election. The Russian election meddling story is real news. That’s the message sent by special counsel Robert Mueller’s ...
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Mueller Charges 13 Russians for Interfering in the 2016 Presidential ...

Robert Mueller III has warned the White House that he is seeking to interview members of President Donald Trump’s inner circle as part of the FBI’s investigation into the administration and campaign’s interactions with Russian operatives. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) ...
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ICE Official Charged with Stealing Immigrants’ Identities

A protester stands outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) building in Portland, Oregon. Photo: Alex Milan Tracy/Sipa via AP The official allegedly used the stolen identities to defraud credit card companies. An attorney with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement ...
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Top intel Senators just opened an investigation into Trump’s $100 ...

Photo: DonkeyHotey CC0 Link to original source: Grant Stern | Washingtonpress.com  A top Democratic Senator just demanded a lengthy list of anti-money laundering suspicious activity reports from the Treasury Department to reveal the money trail behind Donald Trump’s sale of ...
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The White House Is Hemorrhaging Staffers

Image via Getty. Link to original to source: Ellie Shechet | jezebel.com A new report from Brookings Institution senior fellow Kathryn Dunn Tenpas found that the Trump administration has the highest turnover rate in modern presidential history, coming in at ...
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A Second Federal Judge Just Blocked Trump From Ending DACA

Maria Angelica Ramirez carries a large key reading “My Dream” at a protest last month outside the Doral, Florida, office of Republican Sen. Marco Rubio.Lynne Sladky/AP Link to original source: Noah Lanard | motherjones.com  The decision holds that ending DACA ...