Monday, January 20, 2020

MixedTimes - Edwin Mora

House Continues Inquiry After Pelosi Transmits Articles to Senate

House Continues Inquiry After Pelosi Transmits Articles to Senate

House Democrat leaders pursuing the removal of President Donald Trump from office appear reluctant to let go of their investigation after voting to impeach him last month, even after Speaker Nancy Pelosi transmitted the articles of impeachment to the Senate this week.

Hezbollah Chief: Trump's Head Worth Soleimani's Shoe

Hezbollah Chief: Trump's Head Worth Soleimani's Shoe

The head of Tehran's narco-terrorist proxy Hezbollah on Sunday reportedly vowed to take revenge for the U.S. killing of Iranian terrorist Gen. Qasem Soleimani, stating, "the shoe of Soleimani is worth the head of Trump and all American leaders.

Attack on U.S. Embassy in Iraq Prompts Pompeo to Postpone Trip to Ukraine

Attack on U.S. Embassy in Iraq Prompts Pompeo to Postpone Trip to Ukraine

Tensions in Iraq this week forced U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to delay a scheduled trip on Friday to meet Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, whose July 25 phone call with his American counterpart Donald Trump triggered the ongoing impeachment.

Report: Hunter Biden Accused of Multi-Million 'Counterfeiting Scheme' Linked to Burisma

Report: Hunter Biden Accused of Multi-Million 'Counterfeiting Scheme' Linked to Burisma

A private investigation firm, hired by a woman in Arkansas seeking to resolve an ongoing child-custody dispute with the alleged father, Hunter Biden, has "lawfully" obtained documents that claim to confirm the former vice president's son's involvement in "a massive, $156 million 'counterfeiting scheme,'" Fox News reported Monday.

Watchdog Sues Feds over Impeachment ‘Whistleblower’ Communications with ‘Spygate’ Stars

Watchdog Sues Feds over Impeachment ‘Whistleblower’ Communications with ‘Spygate’ Stars

Conservative watchdog Judicial Watchthis week filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits suggesting a "deep state" effort to remove President Donald Trump attempted by U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) officials, particularly from the FBI, in collaboration with the alleged CIA officer "whistleblower" Eric Ciaramella, who triggered the stalled impeachment proceeding to remove the American commander-in-chief.

Report: U.S. Officials Knew Afghanistan Was an Unwinnable War

Report: U.S. Officials Knew Afghanistan Was an Unwinnable War

The U.S. goal of reinventing Afghanistan into a Western-style centralized democracy and a free-market economy from a tribal society that was unsuited for either by throwing billions of American-taxpayer dollars was doomed to fail, the Washington Post revealed Monday in a multi-series investigation.

White House Official Sues NYT: Alleges ‘Colluded with Schiff’ to Leak 'False' Info to Fuel Impeachment Probe

White House Official Sues NYT: Alleges ‘Colluded with Schiff’ to Leak 'False' Info to Fuel Impeachment Probe

The New York Times allegedly"colluded, collaborated, and conspired" with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) to leak false information from a closed-door deposition to harm President Donald Trump and advance the "impeachment inquisition, according to claims contained in a defamation lawsuit filed Wednesday by a senior Trump White House official.

White House Official Files Lawsuit Against Politico for Having 'Acted in Concert with Schiff' to Leak False Info to 'Further Impeachment Inquisition' 

White House Official Files Lawsuit Against Politico for Having 'Acted in Concert with Schiff' to Leak False Info to 'Further Impeachment Inquisition' 

House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) "acted in concert" withPoliticoto leak allegedly false information from the impeachment inquiry as part of a "scheme" to advance the "inquisition" against President Donald Trump, according to an explosive defamation lawsuit filed by a senior Trump White House official on Monday.

IG Complaint: 'Whistleblower' May Have Broken Law by 'Weaponizing' Leaking to Make Money

IG Complaint: 'Whistleblower' May Have Broken Law by 'Weaponizing' Leaking to Make Money

A complaint recently filed with the Intelligence Community Inspector General (ICIG) reportedly alleges that the "whistleblower" who triggered the partisan impeachment inquiry may have broken federal law by indirectly soliciting money from mainly anonymous sources, potentially including foreigners, via a GoFundMe page.

Transcripts: Volker Says Whistleblower 'Got Some Facts Wrong'

Transcripts: Volker Says Whistleblower 'Got Some Facts Wrong'

Former U.S. Special Envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker, during his impeachment inquiry deposition last month, highlighted some inaccuracies in the "whistleblower's" complaint that sparked the probe, according to transcripts released Tuesday.

Biden's 'Broad Campaign' to Silence Coverage of Ukraine Corruption Scandal

Biden's 'Broad Campaign' to Silence Coverage of Ukraine Corruption Scandal

Democrat White House hopeful Joe Biden's campaign attempted this week to push the New York Times (NYT), Twitter, and Facebook into extinguishing stories and presidential campaign ads about the Ukraine corruption scandal linked to the former vice president, to no avail.