Mary Anne Marsh: Never underestimate Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi could face leadership challenge for speaker Newly elected Democrats could pose problem for Pelosi’s bid to become speaker of the House; reaction from Democratic Rhode Island Congressman David Cicilline. Never underestimate a woman – especially Nancy Pelosi, the first woman to serve as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and once the most powerful female elected official […]

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Accusations fly over Broward County ballot shenanigans: Mystery truck deliveries, slow counting and more

Post-election fight gains steam in Florida Allegations of corruption fly as Republican Rick Scott’s lead over Democrat incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson narrows; Phil Keating reports as more ballots are counted. Lawyers are descending on Florida as the state braces once again to become ground zero in a national election fight, and the epicenter appears to be Broward County where late-arriving […]

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Michelle Obama Fumes That Trump’s Birther Lies Endangered Sasha and Malia: 'I’ll Never Forgive Him'

In her highly anticipated memoir, former First Lady Michelle Obama goes into more detail than ever about her true feelings on President Donald Trump. Specifically, she writes that she’ll “never forgive him” for stirring up the false birther movement in 2011, thereby endangering her two daughters, Sasha and Malia (then 10 and 13, and now 17 and 20, respectively). In Becoming, out Tuesday, […]

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New Rule Restricts Asylum Seekers From Southern Border

In a major executive action aimed at preventing the U.S.-bound caravan from seeking asylum in the country, President Donald Trump’ administration ordered that migrants who cross the southern border from Mexico illegally will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule. Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced Thursday an Interim […]

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Former premier Gallant yet to decide on future as Tory government is sworn in

A new Progressive Conservative government will be sworn-in today in New Brunswick, leaving former premier Brian Gallant to decide if he’ll stay on as the Liberal Opposition leader. Gallant’s minority government was toppled last week in a confidence vote on the throne speech, and he says he hasn’t decided on his future. READ: New Brunswick’s Liberal government falls after losing confidence […]

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Michelle Obama Opens Up About Suffering Miscarriage 20 Years Ago: 'I Felt Lost and Alone'

Michelle Obama is looking back at one of the darkest times in her life. In a new primetime ABC News special set to air Sunday, the former first lady gets candid with Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts, recalling the pain and isolation she endured after suffering a miscarriage nearly 20 years ago. “I felt lost and alone and I felt like […]

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Theresa May faces rebellion threat over EU fishing 'demand'

Senior Brussels diplomats were quoted in The Telegraph saying EU fishing fleets must be granted access in exchange for a UK-wide customs union forming part of the backstop deal. They reportedly want to “extract a high price” for the concession if a trade deal is not reached before the expected transition period ends in December 2020. The claims have raised […]

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Laura Ingraham: Midterm madness in Florida — Democrats refuse to accept the agony of defeat

Ingraham: Refusing to accept the agony of defeat In close or particularly contentious races, Democrats – more so than Republicans – seem to have a problem conceding defeat. If you thought the midterm drama was over, well, you are wrong. It’s shades of 2000 in Florida right now as the state is mired once again in a recount drama. In […]

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Voters Finally Got A Chance To Weigh In On The Housing Crisis

In the midst of a housing crisis that has been steadily worsening for years, voters in more than a dozen cities and several states finally got the chance to do something about it Tuesday. In California alone, 60 housing-related measures appeared on state and local ballots during the 2018 midterms. Nationwide, at least 30 state and local initiatives proposed legal changes […]

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Melania Trump Raises Eyebrows With Tweet About Brett Kavanaugh’s ‘Honor’

Melania Trump was given short shrift after she tweeted about the “honor” of new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The first lady joined President Donald Trump for Kavanaugh’s ceremonial swearing-in on Thursday. She later used Twitter to congratulate Kavanaugh on his installation on the high court, adding: “I know you will continue to serve our country with honor.” The comment […]

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