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Bitch Jason Chaffetz says he might not finish out his congressional term

Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) today announced he would not seek reelection to the House of Representatives in 2018. Rep. Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzJason Chaffetz exploring private sector jobs: report America's biggest enemy isn't North Korea or Iran - it's Steve Bannon The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Utah) is already plotting his next moves.



Georgia run-off sets test for Trump, and Democrats

The tweets have already started - Ossoff would be a complete disaster, the usual stuff - but it was particularly hilarious last night when he heralded the results as a "BIG R win", when in fact the top-finishing Republican trailed by 28 points.



Bill O'Reilly's golden payout from Fox is an outrage

O'Reilly has been with Fox News for over 20 years and is the host of the popular segment "The O'Reilly Factor". 67-year-old O'Reilly was forced out of the network yesterday following the disclosure of a series of sexual harassment allegations against him and an internal investigation that unearthed more women with complaints about his behavior.



Le Pen: Expel foreigners who are on watch lists

A Harris Interactive poll showed Macron and Le Pen still in front, with the gap a bit wider than before. French President Fran├žois Hollande said that the leads so far indicate the attack was of a "terrorist nature ". With their hardline view on security and immigration, the positions of Le Pen and Fillon may resonate more strongly for some voters. It's a scenario that could become reality on Sunday, when a field of 11 candidates will be whittled down to two ahead of a runoff ...


US defense secretary says Syria dispersed warplanes, retains chemical weapons

US defense secretary says Syria dispersed warplanes, retains chemical weapons

Asked whether the Syrian military had moved its combat aircraft to a Russian base in Latakia, Mattis said: "They have dispersed their aircraft, no doubt". While noting that Iran was complying with the nuclear deal, he stressed that Tehran continues to be a threat "with ballistic missiles, through its maritime and cyber activities and through proxies and surrogates, including Lebanese Hezbollah, a terrorist organization helping to keep Assad in power in Syria".


Iran's Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

Iran's Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

Khamenei appoints half of the members of the Guardian Council, and by disqualifying Ahmadinejad , the body runs the risk of being seen as a rubber stamp for the Supreme Leader, who is the highest authority in the country. Some Iranian politicians believe Raisi is being groomed to succeed Khamenei and the presidency is just a first step. Iran agreed to curb portions of its nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of several sanctions as part of the deal.