News/Politics

White House Responds to Planned Parenthood Videos: ‘Tactic of Extremists On The Right’

During Thursday’s White House briefing, press secretary Josh Earnest said that because the Planned Parenthood sting videos were obtained “fraudulently,” they couldn’t be used to draw conclusions about the organization’s ethical standards. “Has the White House had any communication with Planned Parenthood about standardizing procedures for fetal tissue research? Has the White House had any…

John Kerry’s Response When Asked If He’ll ‘Follow the Law’ If Congress Overrides Veto & Kills Iran Deal

Secretary of State John Kerry pitched the administration’s controversial nuclear deal with Iran to a skeptical House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday, pushing back against the allegation it would ease crippling sanctions forever in exchange for temporary concessions on weapons development. “Iran has cheated on every agreement they’ve signed,” said Rep. Ed Royce, the panel’s…

MSNBC Defends Donald Trump?

A panel on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” Wednesday defended Donald Trump from a report in the Daily Beast that dredged up old details about the Republican presidential candidate’s messy divorce in the 1980s. The report, published online this week, recalled testimony by Trump’s now-ex-wife Ivana, accusing Trump of “rape” during the former couple’s divorce. It quoted…