checks and balances Archives

Watch John Oliver Call ‘Turbo Bullshit’ on Trump’s Comey Excuse & Spineless GOP Caucus

May 15, 2017

John Oliver ripped Donald Trump apart with delicious humor over his firing of FBI Director James Comey and the disturbing and seemingly threatening tweets that hinted at the release of secret recordings between the president and Comey. Oliver has Trump’s…

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Trump: Constitutional Checks and Balances on my Power are ‘Very Bad’ for Country

May 1, 2017

“One hundred days ago, I took the oath of office and made a pledge: We are not merely going to transfer political power from one party to another, but instead are going to transfer that power from Washington, DC, and…

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Donald Trump Just Accused The Media Of Covering Up ISIS Terror Attacks (VIDEO)

February 6, 2017

Trump Attacks The Press While Speaking To CentCom Donald Trump spoke to Central Command at MacDill Air Force base for the first time, Monday, and strayed from his prepared remarks, the Washington Post reported. In his impromptu riff, the new…

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Watch The Excruciating Moment Trump’s Argument For Muslim Ban Falls Apart In Court (VIDEO)

February 5, 2017

Judge Repudiates Trump DOJ’s Half-baked Legal Argument On Saturday, a federal judge in the state of Washington ordered a nationwide temporary restraining order against Donald Trump’s “Muslim ban” which bars all travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the…

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Congress MUST Act To Halt Constitutional Crisis Caused By Bannon, Trump Ignoring Judicial Branch

January 30, 2017

Trump Presided Over A Breakdown In Checks And Balances. The Other Branches Of Government Must Respond There is a Constitutional crisis playing out at America’s airports. On Friday, President* Donald Trump issued an executive order banning people from 7 predominantly…

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How Much Power Does The President Have? You’d Be Surprised

February 15, 2016

The president’s executive powers. With the passing of Justice Antonin Scalia, there has begun a debate over how much power the President has over our national affairs. The Constitution is clear: The President and the President alone may appoint a Supreme Court justice,…

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House Democrat Introduces Bill Banning GOP Rep. Steve King From Legislating

April 24, 2015

Democratic Rep. Jared Polis, the first openly gay parent to serve in Congress, has taken a shot at Iowa anti-gay GOP Rep. Steve King by introducing a bill that would ban the crazy Republican from legislating. All in favor, say…

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