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April 21, 2017

Obama's official photographer is now trolling Sarah Palin 

Pete Souza called out Sarah Palin on Instagram — but kept it classy.

April 18, 2017

Barack got caught taking a picture of Michelle on vacation — and people are losing it

Barack Obama's new job is actually just taking pictures of Michelle Obama.
April 14, 2017

The Democratic Party's fundraising arm is still talking about missing Obama and Twitter isn't having it

Liberal Twitter wants the DCCC to focus on winning races — not dumb GIFs.
April 14, 2017

17 history-making moments in pop culture for trans acceptance

Celebrities and stars who have paved the way for transgender equality
April 11, 2017

Trump is on track to outspend Obama's 8 years of travel in just a year

Trump has apparently already blown through more than $20 million in travel costs.

April 4, 2017

Trump just blamed Obama for Syria’s president gassing his own people. Seriously.

Trump offered a lot of blame but no solutions in his statement on the atrocities in Syria.
March 30, 2017

Should the government provide all Americans with free health care? Two writers duke it out.

Two writers debate whether the government has a responsibility to provide all Americans with free health care.
March 30, 2017

The latest Russia election bombshell totally destroys Trump's Obama wiretap claims

A new report alleges James Comey tried to break the Russia story, but Obama officials shut him down.
March 25, 2017

Trump just hit the golf club for the 12th time in his 9-week presidency

Don't check the price tag of Trump's frequent golf trips.
March 24, 2017

Trump Tower Wiretapping: Devin Nunes explicitly states that Trump wasn't wiretapped

Nunes is now saying Trump Tower was never wiretapped.

March 24, 2017

Trump administration approves construction of Keystone XL pipeline 

The decision undoes Obama's attempt to kill the project.
March 23, 2017

Obama offers timely shade for the GOP on the 7th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act

Barack Obama just took a victory lap on Obamacare as Republicans struggle to repeal it.
March 21, 2017

3 stories from Russian state media you'll probably be hearing from Trump soon

Trump's claim that British intelligence aided Obama's "wiretap" of Trump Tower originated in Russian media. What else might he find there?
March 20, 2017
March 16, 2017

This bipartisan Senate committee duo just destroyed Trump's wiretapping claim

There is "no indication that Trump Tower was the subject of surveillance by any element of the United States government."

March 15, 2017

GOP Intelligence Committee chair says there's "no evidence" Trump was wiretapped

"I don't think there was an actual tap of Trump Tower," House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes said.
March 14, 2017

Obama's former White House photographer just trolled the hell out of Trump on Instagram

No one in Donald Trump's party is safe from Pete Souza's snark.
March 13, 2017

DOJ says it needs "more time" to prove Trump's Obama wiretap claim

A Monday congressional deadline came and went, even as the president and his staff seem to be moving on.
March 13, 2017

Trump's top communications aides are busy defending his frequent golf outings

Trump used to slam Obama for golfing — leaving his aides to defend the president's hypocrisy.
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March 9, 2017

CNN's Matt Lewis accuses vacationing Barack Obama of "shadow campaign" against Trump

Obama may be on vacation, but he's still the boogeyman for many conservatives.

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March 7, 2017

Trump falsely accuses Obama of releasing 122 recidivist Guantanamo Bay prisoners

In fact, 113 of the released prisoners who have returned to terrorism were freed during the George W. Bush years.
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March 7, 2017

Here's a look at US defense spending from the Ronald Reagan era to Donald Trump

Trump's proposed defense budget increase doesn't explain much. When it comes to the budget numbers, context is everything.
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March 6, 2017

Kellyanne Conway tried defending Trump’s wiretap tweets and it did not go well

Conway said Trump has "information and intelligence" the rest of his administration doesn't. But does it include evidence?
March 5, 2017

Sean Spicer passes the buck for Trump's Obama wiretapping theory to Congress

"Neither the White House nor the president will comment further until [congressional] oversight is conducted," Spicer said.
March 5, 2017

Trump's own team was totally blindsided by his bizarre Obama wiretapping theory

One White House staff member told 'Politico' he "woke up Saturday morning to Trump's tweets and grimaced."

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March 4, 2017

Trump accuses Obama of wiretapping Trump Tower phones before election in bizarre rant

President Donald Trump offered up no proof that Obama wiretapped his phones.
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March 3, 2017

Who's Valerie Jarrett? What to know about Obama's top confidant and reported new roommate.

Jarrett has by Obama's side since Day 1 of his political career.
March 2, 2017

Obama aides left a trail of intelligence about possible Russian election hack

Anonymous officials reported efforts to preserve intelligence they feared Trump's administration would mishandle or destroy.
March 2, 2017

Jeff Sessions talked with the Russian ambassador twice — and then told Congress he didn't

"I did not have communications with the Russians," Sessions told Sen. Al Franken on Jan. 10.