Text messages that allegedly sparked a federal sex crimes probe into US Rep. Matt Gaetz emerged Friday in a new report. They are purported to show that Gaetz (R-Fla.) was with Joel Greenberg, a Seminole County tax official who’s under investigation for child sex trafficking, at the office he allegedly used to make fake IDs, the Daily Beast reported. During a weekend in April 2018, Greenberg went to … Continue reading Text messages that allegedly sparked fed probe into Matt Gaetz emerge
As the battle over voting rights plays out in legislatures across the country, advocates say federal protections are more necessary than ever. After 15 years allowing voters to cast absentee ballots without excuses, Georgia Republicans say the practice has got to go. The Republican-controlled state Senate votes Monday on a package of legislation that would, among other things, limit mail-in voting primarily to Georgians who are elderly, … Continue reading Georgia Republicans are pushing dozens of ‘election integrity’ bills. Black voters are the target, rights groups say.
Donald Trump‘s got a home outside the GOP if they ditch him in 2024 — namely the American Independent Party … which says he’s their guy, assuming he runs for POTUS again. AIP chairman Markham Robinson tells us he and his party cohorts are dead set on nominating Trump to head up their ticket for the next presidential race … that is, if Trump decides to have … Continue reading DONALD TRUMPAIP’S PICK FOR 2024 IF HE DECIDES TO RUN …Republicans Be Damned!!!
There’s only one Texan who’s warm right now, and that’s Texas Senator Ted Cruz … who bolted to Cancun with his family while millions in his state suffer. Photos show the Republican Senator hanging out in the United Club lounge and boarding a flight to Mexico with his family … an incredible sight as people are literally dying in Cruz’s state just trying to stay warm. But, … Continue reading TEXAS SEN. TED CRUZ Screw The Cold!!!… CANCUN, HERE I COME!!!
The Senate has acquitted former President Donald Trump in a 57-43 vote that began just after 3:30 p.m. ET following closing arguments from both sides. This comes on the fifth day of trial after the House impeached Trump last month for incitement of an insurrection for his role in inciting the attack on the Capitol on Jan. 6. Seven Republican senators voted in favor of conviction. … Continue reading Senate acquits Trump for the incitement of Capitol riot in 57-43 vote
Texas congresswoman Barbara Jordan (1936-1996) rose to the national stage from Houston’s largely African American Fifth Ward, becoming a public defender of the U.S. Constitution and a leading presence in Democratic Party politics for two decades. She was the first Black woman elected to the Texas state senate and the first Black Texan in Congress. As a member of the House Judiciary Committee, she gave … Continue reading Black History Facts: Barbara C. Jordan