“He got the Nobel Peace Prize for what he might do,” Farage, the former leader of the UK Independence Party, said on a London talk radio station last month. Farage, who campaigned alongside Trump, said Trump deserved the prize “for managing to get… talks going with North Korea, something that no U.S. president has ever, ever managed to do. … [Read more...] about Chatter grows about Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize prospects
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In Indiana, Republican Senate candidate Todd Rokita is airing a TV ad lumping Robert Mueller with Nancy Pelosi, asking: “Who’s tough enough to stop the witch hunt?”; GOP opponent Luke Messer has led the charge to get Trump considered for the Nobel Peace Prize; and the third candidate, Mike Braun, has an ad saying that he’s running as a political outsider “because President Trump paved the way.” In Ohio, GOP gubernatorial frontrunner Mike DeWine has attacked GOP opponent Mary Taylor, saying she “never endorsed Donald Trump.” He also boasts of “fighting for Trump’s travel ban.” Meanwhile, Taylor’s campaign says “Trump and Taylor will build the wall … and ban sanctuary cities,” and that she, like Trump, is “made tough on illegal immigration.” And in West Virginia, Republican candidate Evan Jenkins is running an ad charging that rival Patrick Morrisey “betrayed Donald Trump, … [Read more...] about GOP primaries have become Trump loyalty contests. But is that a smart strategy for November?
McCain opposes Haspel’s nomination to head the CIA Per NBC’s Frank Thorp, Sen. John McCain released a statement last night saying he opposes Gina Haspel’s nomination to lead the CIA. “I believe Gina Haspel is a patriot who loves our country and has devoted her professional life to its service and defense. However, Ms. Haspel’s role in overseeing the use of torture by Americans is disturbing. Her refusal to acknowledge torture’s immorality is disqualifying. I believe the Senate should exercise its duty of advice and consent and reject this nomination." … [Read more...] about Prisoner release event highlights the best and worst of Trump
What is taking so long with the Inspector General’s Report on Crooked Hillary and Slippery James Comey. Numerous delays. Hope Report is not being changed and made weaker! There are so many horrible things to tell, the public has the right to know. Transparency! … [Read more...] about Jeff Sessions says firing James Comey ‘was the right thing to do’
"The whole world had thought that the youths of the revolution would play a role in running the country, like in any country that looks for qualified youths would," said Maher, who founded the April 6 Movement, a grassroots group founded in 2008 that had campaigned against Mubarak's rule. "Sadly, there is a big hostility towards the youths," he added. … [Read more...] about Eight years after uprising, Egyptians say freedoms have eroded