“The congressional Russia investigations are entering a new and more serious phase as lawmakers return from the August recess amid fresh revelations about contacts between the Trump campaign and Russia.
In the coming weeks, both intelligence committees are expected to conduct closed-door interviews with high-ranking members of the Trump campaign, and potential witnesses could include Michael Cohen, Paul Manafort and Donald Trump Jr.” MORE
By Jake Sherman
It’s almost time to reach for the kitchen sink.
All week, House Republican leaders have been stymied in crafting a debt-limit package that could pass with only Republican support.
Now, Speaker John Boehner (Ohio) and other top Republicans are considering attaching a whole laundry list of provisions to the debt ceiling that do precious little to decrease the deficit but would instead serve only to attract enough Democratic support to move the legislation on to the Senate.
By now all of America has seen Congressman Michael Gimm (R) threaten to throw NY 1 reporter, Michael Scotto, over a balcony and ‘break him in half, like a boy.’ If the shoe had been on the other foot, the FBI would be all over Scotto. Congressman Grimm walks free. Will New York 1 News stand behind their employee and demand justice for Michael Scotto (and thereby all persecuted in the media), or will it take an actual murder to prevent violence on the media?
Will Michael Grimm completely lose control the next time and . . .