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Jeff Flake: 'On no account' evaluating Trump to Stalin

Jeff Flake: 'On no account' evaluating Trump to Stalin

The occasion of Flake's speech was the "Fake News Awards" that President Trump said he would be awarding Wednesday "to the most corrupt and biased of the mainstream media". "While administration officials often condemn violence against reports overseas, Trump continues his unrelenting attacks on the integrity of American journalists and news outlets", McCain wrote .


Scarborough Accuses GOP Senators Cotton And Perdue Of 'Lying' For 'Racist' President

Scarborough Accuses GOP Senators Cotton And Perdue Of 'Lying' For 'Racist' President

More: Did Trump use vulgar language at an immigration meeting? Trump insisted afterward in a tweet that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country". According to Schumer, Trump's other way of negotiating is much more straight to the point. On Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence, who worshipped at a Baptist church in Maryland, listened as the pastor denounced Trump's use of vulgarity.


Dems flip Wisconsin state Senate seat

Dems flip Wisconsin state Senate seat

Democrat Patty Schachtner defeated Republican state Rep. Adam Jarchow in a special election to fill the rural, western Wisconsin seat vacated by former Sen. Former Republican Rep. Sheila Harsdorf held the seat from 2001 until November when she resigned to become Walker's agriculture secretary. If Walker's frantic calls for his followers to "help us share the good news" weren't enough to alarm some Republicans ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, the victory lap taken by some Democrats ...


Airbnb now lets users pay less up front for bookings

Airbnb now lets users pay less up front for bookings

Pay Less Up Front helps our hosts as well. Although it seems like a win win situation, there are some requirements, firstly that you are spending over $250 (approximately £181) and have booked 14 days in advance of arrival. So rather than paying 100% of your balance when you book (as was previously the case) you now only need to pay 50% upfront and the rest before arrival.


Nine National Park Service advisory board members quit

Nine National Park Service advisory board members quit

Nine of the 12 members said Zinke hadn't heard out their agenda for the parks service, which oversees national historic sites. "We resigned because we were deeply disappointed with the department and we were concerned", Knowles said in an interview.


New California declares 'independence' from California, hopes to become 51st state

New California declares 'independence' from California, hopes to become 51st state

One of the founders, Tom Reed, tells USA Today that they plan "to demonstrate that we can govern ourselves before we are allowed to govern". Several rural California counties on Tuesday declared their independence from the state of California, and plan to bring legislation to the California government in the next year-and-a-half to legally divide the state in two and create the "New California", CBS Sacramento reports .