Category Archives: 2017 Political News

#ProtectMueller Trends On Twitter As Protests Break Out Around The Nation

Protesters gathered in major cities around the U.S. on Thursday over  President Trump’s firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, rallying in support of Robert Mueller,  the special counsel in charge of the investigation into

White House Insider: “Trump Is Depressed, He Thinks Mueller Is About To Indict Don JR For Lying To FBI And Congress”

Following the midterm elections results and Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, the attention of many in and around Washington D.C. is zeroing in on special counsel Robert Mueller.  And

Justice Ginsburg Fractures Three Ribs During Fall In Office Overnight, Hospitalized For Observation

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the court’s leading liberal, was admitted to a hospital Thursday morning after falling in her office on Wednesday night. The Supreme Court’s Public Information Office said Ginsburg, 85,

US Senator Elect Mitt Romney Says, ‘It Is Imperative’ Mueller Be Protected From Trump

 Mitt Romney hasn’t even been sworn in as a senator, but he had strong words Wednesday over concerns that acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker would pull the plug on the Mueller investigation.

White House Suspends Press Access for CNN’s Jim Acosta After He Questions “Angry” Trump

The White House is suspending CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta’s “hard pass” for what press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders deemed “absolutely unacceptable” conduct in a statement Wednesday night.   “I’ve

Georgia’s Governor’s Race Under Scrutiny, Both Candidates Still In Pitch Battle

Democrats and Republicans nationwide had their eyes trained on Georgia to see whether the emerging battleground state would elect the first black woman governor in American history or double down on the

Sessions Forced To Resign, As Trump Desperately Tries To Protect Son Don Jr. From Possible Indictment, Mueller Making Plans

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was pushed out Wednesday as the country’s chief law enforcement officer after enduring more than a year of blistering and personal attacks from President Donald Trump over his

Democrat Tony Evers Ousts Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

Democrat Tony Evers defeated Republican Gov. Scott Walker in Wisconsin on Tuesday, denying Walker a third term after years of failed attempts to beat the prominent governor. Evers, the state schools superintendent, had

US Senate Race: GOPer Hawley Defeats DEM Claire McCaskill In Missouri

In one of the nation’s most fiercely contested electoral battles, Missouri attorney general Josh Hawley, a Republican, has defeated Sen. Claire McCaskill, the Democratic incumbent. President Trump concluded his own push for

US Senate Race: Republican Dean Heller Ousted By DEM Jacky Rosen In Nevada

In a political career dating back to 1990, Nevada Sen. Dean Heller had gone a perfect 15-0 in elections (including primaries), winning many of them narrowly.         But after Tuesday night, he