Elizabeth Warren

CNN Deletes 'Fake News' Story About Russian Investment Ties To Trump

"On June 22, 2017, CNN.com published a story connecting Anthony Scaramucci with investigations into the Russian Direct Investment Fund. That story did not meet CNN's editorial standards and has been retracted. Links to the story have been disabled. CNN apologizes to Mr. Scaramucci."

Federal Bureaucrats To The Public: Be Afraid!

States have always thrived on the fear of the taxpayers, and states have always justified their existence in part on the idea that without the state, we'd all be overrun by barbarians, or murdered by our neighbors. Keeping this tradition alive is Department of Homeland Security John Kelly who recently claimed that people would "never leave the house" if they "knew what I know about terrorism." 

Frontrunning: May 10

  • Trump fires FBI chief Comey, setting off political storm (Reuters)
  • Comey Firing Upends Russia Probes (WSJ)
  • White House Says Decision Stemmed From Comey’s Handling of Clinton Email Probe (WSJ)
  • Comey Ouster Threatens to Backfire on Troubled Trump White House (BBG)
  • Comey’s Deserved Dismissal (WSJ)

Elizabeth Warren Blasts Ignorant Obama For Abandoning Working Class That's "Getting Kicked In The Teeth"

"I think President Obama, like many others in both parties, talk about a set of big national statistics that look shiny and great but increasingly have giant blind spots.  That GDP, unemployment, no longer reflect the lived experiences of most Americans.  And the lived experiences of most Americans is that they are being left behind in this economy. Worse than being left behind, they’re getting kicked in the teeth."

Luring Trump Into Mideast Wars

"Tuesday’s poison-gas incident in Idlib thus offered a way out regardless of who was actually responsible. Trump decided to fire away before the facts were in because the enemy he is most worried about is not the one half a world away in Syria, but the Democratic-neocon alliance in his own backyard.  The only way for Trump to make peace with the “deep state” in Washington was by waging war on Syria."