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Michelle Obama's Ex-Chief Of Staff Admits She Did Try To Intervene In Smollett Investigation | Daily Wire

After evidence came to light that the former chief of staff of Michelle Obama had attempted to intervene on behalf of the Smollett family to get the investigation turned over to the FBI, the ex-aid, prominent Chicago attorney Tina Tchen, has now gone on t

Politics | Politics

Smollett Case Highlights Prosecutor’s Ties to Billionaire Donor Soros

Billionaire financier George Soros and other wealthy liberal donors spent hundreds of thousands of dollars to help elect ...

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How one couple worked charter school regulations to make millions

California’s charter law — passed in 1992 — allowed for charter schools to be authorized and overseen by hundreds of school districts. It also allowed for multiple appeals if schools were denied. Clark and Jeanette Parker were charter operators who

Politics | Malfeasance

Ocasio-Cortez de-listed from board of Justice Democrats after controversy

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., reportedly has been de-listed from the board of left-wing activist group Justice Democrats, following legal and ethical questions about her affiliation with the group. 

Politics | Politics

Nancy Pelosi Vacations in Hawaii During Government Shutdown

Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi is spending the government shutdown at a luxury resort in Hawaii, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.

Politics | Politics

Chuck Grassley uncovers HUGE Obama bombshell (shocking!)

“On the Holmes Front,” with Frank Holmes Americans are just days away from deciding whether to give Democrats a new lease on political life—but they might want to think about how the liberals will abuse the power and authority once they

Politics | Politics

Sen. McCaskill Hides Contributions From Planned Parenthood From Voters, Staff Says

The campaign to reelect Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) has to “essentially” lie about her support for abortion and hide money from Planned Parenthood

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BREAKING: Hillary Clinton Loses Security Clearance Amid Email Scandal

Hillary Clinton lost her security clearance according to an announcement from the Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday. Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley revealed that Hillary Clinton’s aide (who magically became her lawyer) Cheryl Mills alon

Politics | Politics

UPDATE: Soros Elevator Activist and Illegal Alien Ana Maria Archila Made $178,071 in 2016 as a Far Left Activist

A week ago on Friday Senator Jeff Flake announced he would vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh out of the Judiciary Committee. Then he got cornered in an elevator by screaming leftists for 4 minutes. About an hour later and after several private talks with De

Politics | Politics

Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford and the links to George Soros

Look at what’s going on with Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation proceedings for the Supreme Court, and the fingerprints of George Soros are all over it.

Politics | Politics

BUSTED! Kamala Harris Caught Using Taxpayer Dollars for Her Lavish Travels - Truthfeed

Well, well, well, turns out 2020 hopeful, and Kavanaugh hearing FLOP, Kamala Harris has been mooching off the taxpayers, big time. A new report reveals that Harris has been using the taxpayers of California to fund her travel expenses, even while she was

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Court Docs Allege More Corruption by Mueller's "Pit Bull" in Manafort Case - Sara A. Carter

Senior Justice Department prosecutor, Andrew Weissmann arranged a meeting with the Associated Press in April 2016 to discuss circumstances surrounding Paul Manafort’s case before he was appointed to Robert Mueller’s Special Counsel.

Politics | Trump Politics

Did the Message In This Video Get Trump Elected?

He was not the president I wanted, but he may just be the president we need

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The IG’s Report May Be Half-Baked | National Review

But who knows? In dealing with the FBI, Clinton got kid gloves while Trump got scorched earth.

Politics | Politics

BREAKING: E-mails Show FBI Brass Discussed Dossier Details With CNN

New e-mails show that FBI brass discussed details of Comey's dossier briefing for Trump with CNN days before CNN published its story on the matter.

Politics | Politics

Obama’s campaign was actually hacked – and he did nothing about it

“What isn't widely known is that during the general election hackers managed to penetrate our computer systems.” – Obama in 2009

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AG Madigan sues to enforce Chicago police reform; Emanuel pledges cooperation

Attorney General Lisa Madigan on Tuesday plans to announce she's going to federal court to get a judge to oversee police reform in Chicago.

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Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Is Convicted on All Counts

The state’s top prosecutor was accused of leaking secret grand jury information in an effort to discredit a political rival, then lying to cover it up.

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Envelopes stuffed with cash: South El Monte mayor admits to taking bribes from a city contractor

The mayor of South El Monte agreed to plead guilty Thursday to a federal corruption charge, admitting that he accepted at least $45,000 in bribes from a city contractor in a scheme so entrenched that he would call if his payments were late.

Sports | My Sporting News

Australia boycott Rio athletes village, 'not safe, not ready'

The Australian Olympic team will not move into the athletes village in Rio after it was condemned as "not safe or ready" by the country's chef de mission on Sunday. Team chief Kitty Chiller said problems include blocked toilets, leaking pipes, e

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Can Oakland police save trafficking victims in the wake of its own sex scandal?

As midnight approached, Sylvia Vigil pulled her van over along International Boulevard, her eyes locked onto the teenager leaning against a storefront.

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Inside Panama Papers: Multiple Clinton connections | McClatchy DC

A long life in politics has allowed Bill and Hillary Clinton to accumulate relationships to wealthy people and businesses across the globe. McClatchy found multiple connections to the Clintons in the Panama papers database.

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Let Me Ask America a Question - WSJ

Republican presidential contender Donald J. Trump writes: Let me ask America a question: How has the “system” been working out for you and your family?

Politics | Political Science

Campaign Finance Reform Corrupts

What corrupts politics more: Millionaires and billionaires? Or the rules that intend to limit the influence of wealthy donors? George Will, author and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Washington Post, explains who designed campaign finance reform

Sports | Mixed Bag

BBC Sport - Fifa: Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini & Jerome Valcke suspended

Fifa provisionally suspends president Sepp Blatter, secretary general Jerome Valcke and Uefa chief Michel Platini for 90 days.

News | That's News to Me

German sailor gets sick after Rio regatta - US News

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A German sailor has fallen ill and is getting daily hospital treatment for several skin infections after competing in polluted water at a test event for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Olympic Teams to Swim, Boat in Dangerously Contaminated Rio Waters

An analysis of water quality revealed dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria from human sewage in Olympic and Paralympic venues in Rio.

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Mexico: Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman escapes through tunnel - Yahoo News

From Yahoo News: MEXICO CITY (AP) — In a scheme befitting a caper movie, Mexico's most powerful drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, escaped from a maximum security prison through a 1.5-kilometer (1 mile) tunnel from a small opening in the sh

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With Sepp Blatter out, FIFA should start by stripping Qatar of 2022 World Cup

If FIFA wants to show it's serious about cleaning house in the post-Blatter world, it should start by doing something profound like saving lives.

Sports | Mixed Bag

Only surprise of corrupt, exploitative FIFA is that more weren’t indicted

The world is corrupt, and FIFA, which oversees much more than the World Cup, represents the world.

Politics | Obamacare

Obamacare Chief Ordered Official To Delete HealthCare.gov Emails - Yahoo News

From Yahoo News: Obamacare head Marilyn Tavenner told a top press official to delete an e-mail related to HealthCare.gov during the botched launch, according to documents released Friday. House Republicans are seeking emails from Centers for Medicare and