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Nomination Accusations

The White House is standing firm behind President Trump's embattled choice to take over as Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

A scathing Congressional report has come out, blasting President Trump’s choice to head the Department of Veterans Affairs. However, White House doctor Ronny Jackson says he is still moving forward with his nomination. Multiple sources said Jackson’s nickname was “Candyman” because he would provide prescriptions with no paperwork. Some of the accusations against him include Jackson allegedly being unreachable when…

Capitol Business

Congress is set for a busy day on Capitol Hill.

  The first hearing for the nomination of Judge Neil Grouch to the Supreme Court will be held today on Capitol Hill. The hearings for the next Supreme Court justice will last for four days. Judge Gorsuch will need 60 votes in the Senate for confirmation. FBI director James Comey will also be on the hill, speaking to the House…

Hillary Takes the DNC Cake

The Democratic National Convention comes to a close with Hillary Clinton's historic nomination.

Hillary Clinton has formally accepted the Democratic Party’s nomination for President of the United States, the first woman to be nominated by a major party. Introduced by her Daughter Chelsea, Clinton gave a rousing acceptance speech, laying out some specifics for her planned policies and sent a few jabs in Donald Trump’s direction. Trump called the Democratic nominee’s speech too…

The Republican Nominee

Delegates formaily nominate Donald Trump for President.

  Day Two of the Republican National Convention ended with the party’s official nomination; delegates formally voted Donald Trump for the Republican nominee. Even with a commanding majority, some delegates wanted their dissenting voices heard. The delegation from Alaska demanded their votes for Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio be counted, but because Trump was the only candidate running at the…

The RNC Kicks Off

The Republican National Convention kicked off in Cleveland, but not without some controversy.

  It was in a haze of smoke that the Republican nominee for President emerged, Donald Trump taking the stage in Cleveland for the Republican National Convention. There were some naysayers in the arena, unbound delegates asking for a new vote to recall Trump, but failed. The theme of the night’s speakers was safety, with many highlights to the recent…

Clinton Declared for the Dems

Hillary Clinton is now the presumptive Democratic nominee for President.

  This morning, Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee. Clinton clinched the delegates needed to win the Democratic nomination, a historic moment as the first female nominee for President by a major party. In her victory speech. Clinton congratulated Sen. Bernie Sanders on a good campaign, however, Sanders will not be backing down and plans to continue his…