3 Reasons to Care About Russian Election Interference

The intelligence community released a declassified intelligence report entitled “Assessing Russian Activities and Intentions in Recent US Elections." In this report, the intelligence agencies not only concluded that Russian President Vladmir Putin authorized the hacks into our political process, but also found that the hacks and document dumps were intended to hurt Hillary Clinton and help Donald Trump. 

Trump Camp Calls for Romney to Humiliate Himself to Become Secretary of State

I am no Romney fan, but the man is worth hundreds of millions of dollars and has more presidential qualities than Trump could ever dream to have. He does not have to, and should not, lower himself and grovel at the feet of The Donald to get a job he doesn't need, and shouldn't want. How is Mitt Romney going implement a Trump foreign policy? He said Trump's ideas would make the world less safe. His job would be to implement Trump's foreign policy. This is not a good fit.

Ben Carson for HUD Secretary: It's Not What You Know, It's Who You Know

Carson is in this position for two reasons. First, Trump gets to show that he's willing to put a black person in his cabinet. He doesn't realize that Ben Carson has the same credibility in the black community as Clarence Thomas. Second, Carson is getting the nod because he endorsed and supported Donald Trump. This is a gift. This is a token gift. This is a shame.

Bernie Sanders Throws Weight Behind Congressman Keith Ellison for DNC Chair

Congressman Keith Ellison, a Democrat from Minnesota and the first-ever Muslim elected to Congress, seems to be gaining steam in a race for Democratic National Committee Chair that he hasn't officially joined. Despite his lack of an official declaration, Ellison seems to be picking up steam as Senators Elizabeth Warren, Chuck Schumer, Bernie Sanders made supportive statements today.