The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it. ― George Orwell
Welcome to the big column to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)! 911 more words
President Donald Trump personally directed his longtime former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about the Moscow Trump Tower project, two federal law enforcement officials involved in an investigation of the matter told BuzzFeed. 586 more words
HAT-TIP: THE WASHINGTON TIMES
January 19, 2019
Trump cancels Pelosi’s jet to Brussels, blames government shutdown
President Trump on Thursday told House Speaker Nancy Pelosi he was canceling the official government jet for a trip she planned to take to Brussels, Egypt and Afghanistan, saying it would be wrong for her to go while the government is shut down.
A bipartisan group of Senators introduced a bill on Thursday that intends to prohibit the president from withdrawing from NATO without Senate approval.
Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA), Marco Rubio (R-FL) and other members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee stressed the importance of the alliance amid reports that President Trump had expressed interest in withdrawing. 162 more words
At the end of November 2018 my blog posts dried up.
I’ve not published one for over seven weeks – the longest gap for a couple of years. 772 more words
President Trump instructed his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie before Congress about a business deal he was trying to complete with the Russian government during his presidential campaign, according to a report published late Thursday. 405 more words
Vietnam’s premier has said his country is willing to host a much-anticipated second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. 463 more words