Fox News contributor turns on Fox News after report of a DNC murder conspiracy falls apart

Just as much of the nation and mainstream media were consumed this week by reports that President Trump shared highly classified information with Russian officials and also requested former FBI director James Comey halt the investigation into disgraced national security adviser Michael Flynn, conservative media outlets were hyper focused on specious theories surrounding the July murder of […]

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WATCH: FBI veteran Jeffrey Ringel is concerned about a partisan pick for bureau’s chief

Following President Donald Trump’s recent firing of FBI Director James Comey, two experts joined “Salon Talks” for a roundtable discussion to discuss the fallout. Jeffrey Ringel, a former FBI special agent who served the agency for 21 years, told Salon that he and some of his former colleagues are concerned about the prospect of a partisan replacement […]

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Trump taps Sheriff David Clarke to join his administration: Here’s why Milwaukee’s controversial cop is an awful choice

Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke has officially accepted a job with the Department of Homeland Security to serve as a deputy secretary, and he’s pretty much the worst possible pick for the position. On Wednesday Clarke informed conservative radio host Vicki McKenna of the news during an interview, according to The Hill.He is set to work […]

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Ex-FBI head to take over Russia probe: Justice Department appoints Robert Mueller as special counsel

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced on Wednesday that the Justice Department had named former FBI director Robert Mueller as Special Counsel to head the probe into Russia’s possible collusion with the Trump campaign. “What I have determined is that based upon the unique circumstances, the public interest requires me to place this investigation under […]

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Allan Lichtman predicted Donald Trump’s victory — now he calls for his impeachment

It is debatable whether President Donald Trump should actually be impeached for high crimes and misdemeanors. But at this point it is no longer debatable that there should be an impeachment investigation. As Allan J. Lichtman of American University pointed out in an interview with Salon on Tuesday, “Impeachment should only proceed when it threatens the […]

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Trump threatens to defy Congress to go after medical marijuana

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Congress moved to protect medical marijuana by including in its stop-gap federal spending bill a provision barring the Justice Department from using federal funds to go after the drug in states where medical marijuana is legal, but now, President Trump says that doesn’t matter. Even though Trump signed the […]

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Trump threatens to defy Congress to go after medical marijuana

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Congress moved to protect medical marijuana by including in its stop-gap federal spending bill a provision barring the Justice Department from using federal funds to go after the drug in states where medical marijuana is legal, but now, President Trump says that doesn’t matter. Even though Trump signed the […]

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