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Top DOJ official demoted amid probe of contacts with Trump dossier firm

  (Fox News)  A senior Justice Department official was demoted this week amid an ongoing investigation into his contacts with the opposition research firm responsible for the anti-Trump “dossier,” the department confirmed to Fox News. Until Wednesday morning, Bruce G. Ohr held two titles at DOJ: associate deputy attorney general, a post that placed him four […]

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Sen. Franken Resigns Amid Multiple Harassment Allegations

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/AP) — Following weeks of accusations made against him, Sen. Al Franken has announced he is stepping down at the end of the year. “I am proud that during my time the senate I have used my power to be a champion of women and that I have earned a reputation as someone who respects […]

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FBI agent dismissed from Mueller probe changed Comey description of Clinton – CNNPolitics

Washington (CNN) –  A former top counterintelligence expert at the FBI, now at the center of a political uproar for exchanging private messages that appeared to mock President Donald Trump, changed a key phrase in former FBI Director James Comey’s description of how former secretary of state Hillary Clinton handled classified information, according to US officials familiar with […]

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo: Trump Tweets Actually Help Intelligence Community

(The Gateway Pundit)  On Saturday, CIA Director Mike Pompeo said that President Trump’s Twitter feed has actually helped the CIA gather and understand intelligence. As The Hill reported, when Pompeo was asked by Fox News’ Bret Baier whether Trump’s love for Twitter has made work harder for the CIA, Pompeo dissented, stating that the agency has […]

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Jared Huffman, First Open Humanist in Congress, Claims Colleagues Are ‘Closet Humanists, Atheists’

(PJ Media)  Many members of Congress do not believe in God and secretly identify as Humanist, atheist, or agnostic, a California congressman said in announcing his own Humanist worldview. “For the closet Humanists, atheists and agnostics out there (including many of my colleagues in Congress — yes, we talk about these things!), maybe this will show […]

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Secrecy surrounds sexual harassment settlements in Congress

  (McClatchy DC Bureau)  WASHINGTON — State governments’ practice of spending taxpayer funds to settle sexual harassment lawsuits against legislators and staff has created an uproar in California’s Legislature and other statehouses around the country. Now a picture is emerging of how the U.S. Congress is doing the same thing, with less fanfare and even less […]

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Nigel Farage Calls Out George Soros and his Open Society Foundation

(CitizensOutpost)  Nigel Paul Farage is a British politician, broadcaster and political analyst who was the leader of the UK Independence Party from 2006 to 2009 and again from 2010 to 2016. Since 1999 he has been an MEP for South East England. In this video, Nigel calls out George Soros and the influence he has through […]