A Message From Lucianne  

S-CR-TEO

S-G1-LC






   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


B-CR-TEO
Paul Ryan: ´I’ve never seen anything
like´ leaked McCarthy recording

Politico, by Louis Nelson

Original Article

Posted By:Lalo, 5/19/2017 9:54:36 PM

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday that he’s “never seen anything like” the leaked recording on which House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy can be heard saying, supposedly jokingly, that he believed Russian President Vladimir Putin was paying then-GOP candidate Donald Trump and Rep. Dana Rohrabacher. In a story datelined from Kiev, Ukraine, The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that McCarthy could be heard on a recording of a meeting from last summer saying “there’s two people I think Putin pays: Rohrabacher and Trump” and punctuating his remark amid laughter from his GOP colleagues by adding “swear to God.” Ryan quickly

Comments:
So McCarthy was joking but turns out the real jokester is McMuffin, allegedly.

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: tren9, 5/19/2017 10:04:38 PM     (No. 11259246)

The audio recording shows lots of laughter at McCarthy´s joke.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    12 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 5/19/2017 10:14:59 PM     (No. 11259248)

Kevin McCarthy is one of the stupidest people I have ever seen swimming in the Washington cesspool. He´s right up there with Nancy Pelosi, Patty Murray, Susan Collins. Dumber than a box of rocks does not begin to describe his lack of intelligence. Does the Califorina GOP require a lobotomy before running for office from that state? No wonder the CA GOP is extinct. They´re Neanderthals

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    59 persons like this.


   

 

R-G6-LC
  
R-LU-C1


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: hpmatt, 5/19/2017 10:18:26 PM     (No. 11259250)

Looks like Ryan & McCarthy get on the subpoena calendar for the Russian SnipeHunt. Hope they can indict them on obstruction or some other ´ethics violation´ to get them out of the way. Knife cuts both ways boys.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    11 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 5/19/2017 10:20:02 PM     (No. 11259253)

Maybe Ryan can now see what Trump is going through?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    11 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: Lalo, 5/19/2017 10:26:13 PM     (No. 11259255)

McCarthy is bad enough but if McMullin was the taper and leaker, he´s even worse--far, far worse.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    35 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: velirotta, 5/19/2017 11:31:44 PM     (No. 11259310)

All of these jokesters, elected by people who trust them to be honorable, etc. Now they´re just pathetic creatures bubbling up from the swamp. I pray that these revelations won´t be forgotten in the next election.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    14 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: MDConservative, 5/19/2017 11:35:39 PM     (No. 11259315)

I´ve never seen anything like the Congressional Republicans since Trump won the nomination and the election.

I have never been a Trumpista. I voted for him and am willing to allow him time despite what I consider unforced errors and missteps. I support the fact that America chose him.

The Congressional Republicans are now dead to me. The whole bunch is disgraceful connivers.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    41 persons like this.


   

 

R-TA-Wide_2
  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: judy, 5/20/2017 6:11:25 AM     (No. 11259486)

The audio had Ryan´s voice saying this is not being recorded is it, than lots of laughter. I´m not surprised, the rinos in DC, which is 99%, are no different than dems.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 912574




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "Lalo"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "Lalo"



Hospital: Scalise still critical, ´has
improved in the last 24 hours´
CNN, by Saba Hamedy    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/15/2017 11:08:14     Post Reply
Washington - As his colleagues played baseball in his honor Thursday evening, MedStar Washington Hospital Center medical gave an update on Rep. Steve Scalise, who remains in critical condition but has improved. Scalise, the third ranking member of House Republican leadership, was among six people who were injured after a gunman opened fire Wednesday in Alexandria, Virginia, during a Republicans´ early-morning practice ahead of a charity baseball game. The gunman, identified by officials as James Hodgkinson, died after the shootout. "Earlier today, Congressman Steve Scalise underwent a second surgery related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his

This is the most dangerous
gang in the nation
New York Post, by Isabel Vincent    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/11/2017 1:15:32     Post Reply
MS-13 is has [sic] emerged as the country’s most brutal street gang, and its reign of terror is spilling into New York. [snip] In April, the bodies of four men ages 16 to 20 were found in Central Islip, a working-class community of strip malls and faded clapboard houses at the center of Long Island. They had been beaten with baseball bats and hacked with machetes. Their bodies were dumped in a park. “This was one of the largest and most brutal mass murders committed in Suffolk County’s history,” Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy Sini said in his testimony last

Trump Gave The FBI New Life After
Removing Comey, Now It’s Time To
Do The Same At The IRS [Video]
Daily Caller, by Ginni Thomas    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 11:43:18     Post Reply
Congressman Ron DeSantis from Florida says in an exclusive interview with The Daily Caller News Foundation that the FBI has a “fresh start” following James Comey’s firing, and now it’s time President Donald Trump clean out the IRS, starting with Commissioner John Koskinen. In this wide-ranging video interview, he spoke with passion, authority and principle on issues ranging from media bias, the IRS, James Comey’s testimony, terrorism, the Paris Treaty and Obamacare. A graduate of Harvard Law School and decorated veteran, DeSantis was elected to the House in 2012, ran for the Senate in Florida until Sen. Marco Rubio re-entered that

   

 

B-G1-LC


 
Susie Breitbart Gives Rare Interview:
Andrew Was ‘Good Friend to So Many
People Who Disagreed with Him’
Breitbart Big Government, by John Hayward    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 11:30:37     Post Reply
Susie Breitbart, the widow of Breitbart News founder Andrew Breitbart, talked to Greg Gutfeld of Fox News on “The One with Greg Gutfeld” about her husband’s storied career in an interview last week. Gutfeld began with a story of his own: how he met first met Andrew Breitbart while writing for the Huffington Post, which Andrew helped launch and edit. It was when Andrew encouraged Gutfeld to follow his own instincts (as opposed to micromanaging his talent) that the Fox News personality realized that Breitbart had “major balls.” “I remember that, and I remember hearing about you long before I

Comey, Master of Memos
National Review, by Jonah Goldberg    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 9:31:01     Post Reply
Dear Reader (I hope you can find a way to read this “news”letter), One of the super-trendy talking points these days is to say that conservatives who are critical of Donald Trump suffer from “Trump Derangement Syndrome.” It’s original as it is clever. Don’t get me wrong, I certainly think you can make the case that some members of the self-styled left-wing “resistance” are indeed out of their gourds. Longtime readers might remember one of my favorite quotes from Thoreau: “Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in the milk.” Similarly, if you find yourself

Georgia Tells Able-Bodied Food Stamp
Recipients to Work for ‘Greater Good’
PJ Media, by Rod Kackley    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 9:46:44     Post Reply
Thousands of Georgia residents who depend on food stamps are losing their benefits because they have failed to meet the state’s new requirements that force the able-bodied without children to find jobs. These new work requirements have been rolled out in phases for the past year. The latest round impacted approximately 12,000 people in 21 counties. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported more than half of them, or 7,251, were dropped from the food stamp program because they were not working. The program will eventually be expanded to all of Georgia’s 159 counties, so thousands more people are going to either

Merkel says ready for Brexit talks,
assumes UK sticking to its plan
Reuters, by Dave Graham & Andreas Rinke    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 1:19:35     Post Reply
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she assumed Britain would stick to its plan for leaving the European Union after the country´s election upset, and that she wanted to work quickly on talks over Brexit. British voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thursday´s general election, dealing a major blow to Prime Minister Theresa May just days ahead of difficult Brexit talks with the EU. Speaking during a visit to Mexico City, Merkel said Germany was ready for the Brexit talks, which May said would begin on June 19 as scheduled -

How Trump Got Liberals to
Embrace Federalism
American Thinker, by Shoshana Bryen    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/10/2017 12:00:12     Post Reply
If you´re looking for American ingenuity and technological prowess to help resolve the climate issues that face the world, the Paris Climate Pact is not for you. The pact is a voluntary agreement among countries including the world´s worst polluters (this is axiomatic, since only Nicaragua and Syria are not signatories, and thus far, chemical agents dropped on civilians have not been classed as "pollutants"). Nearly 200 countries are encouraged (not required) to make plans based on their own priorities and commitments to their own people – except the United States, it appears. The goals of the pact are strikingly modest

   

 

  


 
DOJ Decides Not To
Prosecute VA Execs Accused
Of Intentionally Misleading Congress
Daily Caller, by Jonah Bennett    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/9/2017 11:42:25     Post Reply
The Department of Justice won’t prosecute VA executives accused of intentionally misleading Congress about cost overruns at the new VA hospital in Denver. The House Committee on Veterans Affairs asked the DOJ for a perjury investigation in 2016, as the committee believed executives were misleading lawmakers to cover up exploding costs for the facility under construction, but the DOJ maintains there is not enough evidence to move forward with prosecution, the Associated Press reports. Lawmakers wanted the DOJ to look into Glenn Haggstrom and Stella Fiortes, specifically. At the time, Haggstrom served as principal executive director of the Office of Acquisition, Logistics

Trump’s reversal allowing amnesty for
Dreamers enrages conservative base
Daily Wire, by Stephen Dinan    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/9/2017 11:34:47     Post Reply
The Trump administration has approved tens of thousands of temporary amnesties for illegal immigrant Dreamers, according to numbers released Thursday that underscore a major reversal for President Trump. The decision has enraged the president’s conservative base, which hoped he would make good on his promise to revoke the policy, known in governmentspeak as DACA. But immigrant rights advocates, who were harshly critical of Mr. Trump during the campaign, said he deserves some credit for defying his right wing and keeping the program intact. “I definitely think that he does deserve credit for continuing a very successful program for young people

Sessions helps stabilize volatile Justice
Department in first 100 days
Washington Times, by Andrea Noble    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/9/2017 11:17:19     Post Reply
The Justice Department has had perhaps the roughest ride of any Cabinet branch during the first 100 days of the Trump administration, facing hostile judges who have blocked the president’s immigration plans, the ouster of the acting attorney general and even accusations of racism leveled against Jeff Sessions during his confirmation hearing for attorney general. But the department, working arm in arm with the Department of Homeland Security, also has covered the most ground when it comes to implementing the administration’s priorities. Mr. Sessions has been able to reverse course on Obama-era policies, including deploying more immigration judges to the border

Comey describes being ‘queasy’ when
attorney general made Clinton request
Washington Post, by Anne Gearan    Original Article
Posted By: Lalo- 6/9/2017 1:26:02     Post Reply
Former FBI director James B. Comey said Thursday that he was unsettled last year by a request from the attorney general that could have been construed as enlisting him in an effort to play down the gravity of the federal investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server. Comey said that Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch had asked him to refer to the Clinton email probe as a “matter,” rather than an “investigation.” “I don’t know whether it was intentional or not, but it gave the impression that the attorney general was looking to align the way we talked about



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Forget the call to unity: Trump launches
all-out attack on ´crooked Hillary´ saying she
broke phones and bleached servers- but his
Russian ´non-dealings´ are being investigated

51 replie(s)
Daily Mail (UK), by Francesca Chambers, Nikki Schwab*    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/15/2017 4:38:45 PM     Post Reply
President Trump resurrected one of his most brutal and repeated attacks from the 2016 campaign, blasting ´crooked´ Hillary Clinton less than 24 hours after calling for national unity after the congressional baseball shooting. Trump slammed his former political rival in a series of tweets Thursday afternoon. ´Crooked H destroyed phones w/ hammer, ´bleached´ emails, & had husband meet w/AG days before she was cleared- & they talk about obstruction?´ Trump asked, combining his attacks on Clinton with gripes about the evolving Russia investigation. The tweet revived two attacks from the 2016 campaign, that a Clinton aide destroyed some of her

   

 



 
Fox News Is Dropping Its
‘Fair & Balanced’ Slogan

46 replie(s)
New York Magazine, by Gabriel Sherman    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/14/2017 10:23:28 PM     Post Reply
As Fox News moves further into the post–Roger Ailes era, the network is shedding one of its most iconic elements. According to network executives, Fox News has abandoned the marketing slogan “Fair & Balanced.” The decision was made last August after Ailes’s ouster by Fox News co-president Jack Abernethy, because the phrase had “been mocked,” one insider said. Another executive explained that the tagline was “too closely associated with Roger.” Fox executives have been instructed by management to market the network by its other tagline: “Most Watched. Most Trusted.” It is hard to overstate the significance of what shedding “Fair

HuffPo Pulls Article Calling For
‘Ultimate Punishment’ Of Trump

46 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Will Ricciardella    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/15/2017 3:22:11 AM     Post Reply
The Huffington Post pulled a piece calling for the “execution” of President Donald Trump published Saturday by contributor Jason Fuller. Fuller’s piece contained rhetoric and imagery that seems tasteless, particularly after Wednesday’s events. Fuller boldly declares in the title that “Trump must be prosecuted — if convicted in a court of law — executed.” Fuller doesn’t stop there, however, as he insists that “impeachment isn’t enough” to “drain the swamp,” and to do so means doling out the “ultimate punishment [execution]” in order to fully restore the moral compass of the U.S. Fuller’s “ultimate punishment” is not only reserved for

Special counsel is investigating
Trump for possible obstruction
of justice, officials say

36 replie(s)
Washington Post, by Devlin Barrett & Adam Entous*    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 6/14/2017 6:34:27 PM     Post Reply
The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials said. The move by Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III to investigate Trump’s own conduct marks a major turning point in the nearly year-old FBI investigation, which until recently focused on Russian meddling during the presidential campaign and on whether there was any coordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. Investigators have also been

Report: Justice Dept. special counsel
investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

36 replie(s)
ABC News, by Devin Dwyer & Jack Date*    Original Article
Posted By: Honeybadger- 6/15/2017 6:55:31 AM     Post Reply
Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice in the probe of Russian interference in last year´s presidential election, according to a story by The Washington Post. ABC News has not independently confirmed the report, which cites U.S. officials. Reached by ABC News, special counsel spokesman Peter Carr offered no comment. In response to the story, a spokesman for Trump´s attorney Marc Kasowitz issued a statement only addressing what he referred to as a "leak" from the FBI. “The FBI leak of information regarding the President is

The surprising number of American
adults who think chocolate milk
comes from brown cows

35 replie(s)
Washington Post, by Caitlin Dewey    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 6/15/2017 3:51:03 PM     Post Reply
Seven percent of all American adults believe that chocolate milk comes from brown cows, according to a nationally representative online survey commissioned by the Innovation Center of U.S. Dairy. If you do the math, that works out to 16.4 million misinformed, milk-drinking people. The equivalent of the population of Pennsylvania (and then some!) does not know that chocolate milk is milk, cocoa and sugar. But while the survey has attracted snorts and jeers from some corners — “um, guys, [milk] comes from cows — and not just the brown kind,” snarked Food & Wine — the most surprising thing about this figure may

WaPo Report: Robert Mueller Investigating
“Obstruction of Justice” Claims…

34 replie(s)
Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 6/14/2017 9:32:20 PM     Post Reply
According to a Washington Post report, based on two more unnamed “officials”, special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating President Donald Trump for ‘obstruction of justice’ presumably based on the firing of FBI Director James Comey. This report/outcome is not unexpected as it would be part of Mueller’s investigative duty to follow-up on any assertions made in this regard regardless of merit.(Washington Post) […] Trump had received private assurances from former FBI Director James B. Comey starting in January that he was not personally under investigation. Officials say that changed shortly after Comey’s firing. Five people briefed on the requests, who spoke on

Nancy Pelosi: GOP more to blame than
Democrats for harsh political discourse

34 replie(s)
Washington Examiner, by Al Weaver    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/15/2017 12:06:52 PM     Post Reply
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., argued Thursday that Republicans are more responsible for the downfall of political discourse than Democrats a day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., was shot during a practice ahead of the congressional charity baseball game. At her weekly press conference, Pelosi was asked if she saw the "worsening in political behavior" equally in both Republicans and Democrats but she replied, "No, I do not." She then listed out a series of examples of harsh political rhetoric from the right. "We have a president who says, ´I could shoot someone on 5th Avenue and

In wake of Scalise shooting, gun
control couldn’t be more urgent

33 replie(s)
The Hill [Washington, DC], by John Feinblatt    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/15/2017 6:34:12 PM     Post Reply
Once again this week, Americans coast-to-coast are grappling with the horror of senseless gun violence — from California, where at least three victims are dead from a shooting near a UPS facility in San Francisco — to our nation’s capital, where Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) was shot alongside congressional staffers and police officers. (Snip) Over the coming days and weeks, people will point fingers and try to figure out how to prevent such tragedies in the future. The time for that discussion will come. For now, we should remember the lasting image of the House Democratic baseball team Wednesday morning,

If You Read One Twitter Argument On
The Scalise Shooting, Make It This One

31 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Russ Read    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/14/2017 11:17:48 AM     Post Reply
It did not take long for journalists on Twitter to start politicizing the Alexandria shooting that targeted a group of Republican Congressmen on Tuesday, as Atlantic Editor David Frum was quick to make a gun control argument. “There was a terrible fire in London.. Would any British person say in the aftermath ‘this is not the time to discuss fire safety?” said Frum in a tweet, just more than an hour after the news of the shooting broke. John Podhoretz, the editor of Commentary Magazine, admonished Frum in a responding tweet. “Seriously, David, wait an hour before you start wagging

Pelosi Says She´s Praying for Trump´s
Presidency to Be Successful

29 replie(s)
Cybercast News Service, by Michael W. Chapman    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/14/2017 6:50:59 PM     Post Reply
In remarks on the House floor today about the shooting in Alexandria, Va., where Republican congressmen were targeted, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said she "frequently" prays for members of Congress, prays for former President Barack Obama, and also prays for President Donald Trump, "that his presidency will be successful" and "that his family will be safe." (Video) House Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) and four other people were shot and wounded by a gunman at a baseball practice field early on Wednesday. The shooter has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson, who died in hospital after being shot by police

Terry McAuliffe: Alexandria Shooting Proves
We Have ‘Too Many Guns on the Street’

28 replie(s)
Breitbart Big Government, by AWR Hawkins    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/14/2017 12:38:53 PM     Post Reply
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) responded to the news of the shooting in Alexandria by saying it proves we have “too many guns on the street.” Breitbart News reported that at least four people were injured when a gunman opened fire on House and Senate members at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday morning. Former New York Times assistant managing editor Jim Roberts quoted McAuliffe as saying: “There are too many guns on the street…we worry about this every day for all of our citizens,” and BuzzFeed DC editor Sarah Mimms tweeted: (Tweets) The “93 people” a day claim

   

Post Reply   Close thread 912574



ST-GC


Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2015 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS