Category Archives: Women in Politics

Schiff lobs ‘baseless’ claim that Steele referral aims to bring down Mueller probe, Grassley says

Grassley and Graham said they found evidence that either Steele lied to the FBI, or classified documents supporting government surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page contained false statements. Continue reading →

Pelosi-buster: House Democratic leader speaks for record 8 straight hours demanding immigration vote

Wow, was she that long winded? Shocked Laughing Wednesday House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., held the floor of the House of Representatives for more than eight hours to deliver a record-breaking marathon speech protesting a budget deal reached by Senate leaders. Continue reading →

Gowdy hints Sidney Blumenthal leaked info to dossier author Steele

Tuesday night, Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., strongly implied to Fox News that Clinton family confidant Sidney Blumenthal was a key link in a chain of information that helped create the controversial Trump-Russia dossier. Continue reading →

FBI officials review surveillance memo, could not cite ‘any factual inaccuracies’

Two senior FBI officials have now reviewed a controversial Republican staff memo alleging abuses of government surveillance programs during the 2016 presidential campaign, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News – adding that the officials “could not point to any factual inaccuracies.” Continue reading →

House Intel votes to release controversial surveillance memo to the public

evening, the House Intelligence Committee voted to release a classified memo circulating in Congress that purportedly reveals government surveillance abuses. The vote was announced to reporters by California Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the committee, who called it a “very sad day, I think, in the history of this committee.” The motion passed on a party-line basis, he said. Continue reading →

Sen. Graham: Mueller ‘Perfect Guy’ to Get to Bottom of Meddling, Collusion

President Donald Trump is “very frustrated” by special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday. In an interview with ABC News’ “This Week,” the South Carolina Republican also asserted Mueller will “get to the bottom” of a New York Times report that Trump almost fired Mueller last June. Continue reading →

WashPost: Trump Wanted FISA Memo Released, Unlike Justice Dept.

Wednesday President Trump told top aides, to release the House Intelligence Committee’s memo alleging Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuses by the FBI — putting him at odds with the Justice Department, The Washington Post reported Saturday. Continue reading →

DOJ official urges Nunes not to release memo on surveillance abuses

A top Justice Department official is urging House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes not to release a much-buzzed-about memo circulating in Congress that purportedly reveals government surveillance abuses. Continue reading →

More than 50,000 texts exchanged between FBI officials Strzok and Page, Sessions says

Monday Attorney General Jeff Sessions said more than 50,000 texts were exchanged between two FBI officials who have come under fire for exchanging anti-Trump messages during the 2016 election. The figure surfaced as lawmakers have been pressing for answers after revelations that the FBI “failed to preserve” five months of texts between Peter Strzok and Lisa Page. Continue reading →

Republicans hope to release ‘jaw-dropping’ memo on surveillance abuses

House Republicans are hopeful that a four-page memo allegedly containing “jaw-dropping” revelations about U.S. government surveillance abuses will soon be made public. Continue reading →