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Flashback: Democrats Asked Brett Kavanaugh About Sexual Harassment as a 'Legal Adult'

Flashback: Democrats Asked Brett Kavanaugh About Sexual Harassment as a 'Legal Adult'

Democrats demanded Sunday that the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, 53, to the U.S. Supreme Court be delayed over an unproven allegation of sexual assault from when he was 17 -- even though they had already asked him whether he had faced such allegations as "a legal adult," and he had said "no.

Jerry Brown to Host 'Global Climate Action Summit' in San Francisco

Jerry Brown to Host 'Global Climate Action Summit' in San Francisco

California Governor Jerry Brown will open the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on Wednesday in an effort to show leadership on the issue of climate change -- and to dissent from the position of President Donald Trump, who pulled the U.S.

'New Yorker' Disinvites Steve Bannon from Festival; David Hogg Featured

'New Yorker' Disinvites Steve Bannon from Festival; David Hogg Featured

TheNew Yorker magazine, which considers itself a highbrow intellectual publication, has disinvited former Breitbart News executive chairman and White House adviser Steve Bannon from its upcoming ideas festival in the first weekend of October.

Deep State Strikes Again: Leaked Diplomatic Cable 'Rebukes' Trump on South Africa

Deep State Strikes Again: Leaked Diplomatic Cable 'Rebukes' Trump on South Africa

Foreign Policy, a left-leaning publication on international affairs, obtained and published the contents of an internal diplomatic cable from the U.S. embassy in South Africa back to the State Department in Washington, DC, which "rebukes" the president for his tweet last week about land reform and farm murders in South Africa.

Abolish ICE? Deported Nazi Lived in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's District

Abolish ICE? Deported Nazi Lived in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's District

The Republican National Committee (RNC) mocked Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Tuesday after Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- the agency she wants to abolish -- deported a Nazi collaborator from her district.

Kamala Harris Makes First Endorsement in 2020 Primary State

Kamala Harris Makes First Endorsement in 2020 Primary State

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) made her first endorsement in Iowa on Friday — the first state to vote in the 2020 presidential primary, where Harris is considered a frontrunner for the Democratic Party nomination.

Statue of Virgin Mary Vandalized in Santa Monica

Statue of Virgin Mary Vandalized in Santa Monica

A prominent statue of the Virgin Mary was vandalized early Friday morning in Santa Monica, California. The statue, which stands at the corner of 7th Street and California Avenue, was tagged with yellow graffiti between the hours of 1:00 and 6:00 a.m.

Jim Carrey Targets California Republicans in 2018

Jim Carrey Targets California Republicans in 2018

Left-wing actor and comedian Jim Carrey told theHollywood Reporter that he is targeting California Republicans, including House Intelligence Committee chair Rep. Devin Nunes, for defeat in the 2018 midterm elections.

Trump: Nancy Pelosi 'Should Definitely Be Given a 4th Chance'

Trump: Nancy Pelosi 'Should Definitely Be Given a 4th Chance'

President Donald Trump taunted would-be Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Friday evening, urging Democrats not to distance themselves from their unpopular House of Representatives caucus leader because she is a "wonderful person" who "should definitely be given a 4th chance.

Pollak: CNN Wants White Children to See Race, Not to 'Be Kind to Everyone'

Pollak: CNN Wants White Children to See Race, Not to 'Be Kind to Everyone'

CNN published an op-ed on Thursday that advises the parents of white children to begin educating to notice racial differences from an early age -- "constantly going out of our way to name differences" -- rather than teaching them simply to "be kind to everyone.

Pollak: 5 Reasons the Blue Wave Is Real

Pollak: 5 Reasons the Blue Wave Is Real

While the GOP still has a chance to hold onto the House there are five factors combining to create a "Blue Wave," and Republicans from President Donald Trump on down will have to focus and fight hard to stop it.

Tom Steyer Takes Case for Impeachment to Netroots Nation

Tom Steyer Takes Case for Impeachment to Netroots Nation

Billionaire left-wing mega-donor Tom Steyer told Netroots Nation, the annual conference of online "progressive" grass roots activists, that they had to push for President Donald Trump's impeachment in the campaign for the 2018 midterm elections.

Tom Steyer Renews Call for Impeachment After Trump-Putin Summit

Tom Steyer Renews Call for Impeachment After Trump-Putin Summit

Billionaire left-wing mega-donor Tom Steyer is renewing his push for Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump after the midterm elections in November, following last week's meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.

Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump for Inviting Vladimir Putin to Washington

Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump for Inviting Vladimir Putin to Washington

In 2007, shortly after becoming Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi traveled to Syria to meet with dictator Bashar al-Assad, to show that the U.S. was capable of using diplomacy and not merely war as a tool of foreign policy in the Middle East.

Schumer Targets Possible Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

Schumer Targets Possible Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) attacked Judge Amy Coney Barrett of theU.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Monday, indicating that Democrats fear her appointment could be politically problematic.

Tom Steyer: Impeach Trump Before a 'Nuclear War' Happens

Tom Steyer: Impeach Trump Before a 'Nuclear War' Happens

Left-wing billionaire Tom Steyer toldRolling Stone in an interview published Friday that it was important to impeach President Donald Trump because otherwise the only way to convince voters to dump him might be a catastrophe like a "nuclear war.

Supreme Court Ends Compulsory Public Sector Union Dues, 5-4

Supreme Court Ends Compulsory Public Sector Union Dues, 5-4

The U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision inJanus v. AFSCME on Wednesday, ruling 5-4 that public sector unions could no longer compel non-members to pay dues because it violated their First Amendment rights.

Report: Democrats Have Been Protesting 'Wrong' Border Shelter

Report: Democrats Have Been Protesting 'Wrong' Border Shelter

A tent city in Tornillo, Texas, that Democrats have been using as a site for protests against President Donald Trump's border policies turns out not to be housing children separated from their parents after all, according to theAustin American-Statesman.

Blue State Blues: It's Wall or Nothing, Now

Blue State Blues: It's Wall or Nothing, Now

We cannot enforce our laws at the border, because a child might cry somewhere in America and people will be upset. We have to reduce the human element in law enforcement.

San Francisco Protest: 'ICE = American Gestapo'

San Francisco Protest: 'ICE = American Gestapo'

Protesters in San Francisco and other cities descended on the offices of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to demand an end to the "zero tolerance" policy on the border, comparing the agency to the Nazi Gestapo.

Kamala Harris: Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Should Resign

Kamala Harris: Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Should Resign

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), a leading contender for the Democratic Party nomination for president in 2020, said Monday that Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen should resign over the enforcement of immigration law at the border, which has resulted in some children being separated from their parents after crossing illegally.

Elon Musk: 'I Am a Socialist'

Elon Musk: 'I Am a Socialist'

Tesla CEO and PayPal billionaire Elon Musk surprised many Friday when he declared on Twitter that he is a socialist. Conservative critics, however, may well have agreed, given his companies' reliance on the state.

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