The Associated Press Archives

Trump Denies 99% of Hurricane Relief Request as Desperate Victims Suffer

May 12, 2017

Trump administration ignores Hurricane Matthew’s devastation When Hurricane Matthew struck North Carolina last October, it killed 30 people and damaged more than 100,000 buildings and homes. Estimates say that the state suffered some $4.8 billion in damages. So Democratic governor Roy…

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REPORT: Media Caught STILL Parroting Trump Lies on Healthcare

May 1, 2017

Whether Trump was lying or just plain wrong, the media fell for it During a Saturday interview, President Donald Trump falsely claimed that the current version of the Republican healthcare bill contains protections for people with pre-existing conditions. And the…

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Environmental Protection Comes To A SCREECHING HALT For Trump’s ‘Alternative Facts’ Team Review

January 26, 2017

Scientific studies conducted by the Environmental Protection Agency have hit a standstill while staffers from the Trump administration put them under a microscope. And in the land of “alternative facts,” all new scientific work is being placed on a “temporary…

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California: Democrats Feel The Bern As Sanders Supporters Revitalize The Party

January 20, 2017

California loves Bernie Sanders, and it shows. His supporters showed up en masse at normally staid party caucuses earlier this month, filling seats with a slate of delegates who may very well take over the largest Democratic Party organization outside…

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FACT CHECK: Donald Trump’s Claims He Won A ‘Landslide’ Are A Brazen Lie (VIDEO)

December 11, 2016

Donald Trump and his minions — Kellyanne Conway, House Speaker Paul Ryan, and now — Reince Priebus, keep yammering about Trump winning in an “electoral landslide.” Trump and his minion Reince Priebus talk big Wisconsinite Priebus, soon to be Trump’s…

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Abortion Rates Show Steep Decline In U.S. And That’s Good News With Trump As President

November 24, 2016

Abortions in the U.S. have hit a milestone, and fortunately, it’s a positive one. The number and rate of abortions have dropped to their lowest level in decades, according to tallies by federal authorities. The new data was released Wednesday,…

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Here’s A Little Sunshine On Trump’s Solar Nonsense (VIDEO)

September 27, 2016

Solar and other forms of clean energy were one of the talking points during the first one-on-one debate between presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Trump tries to blame Obama for a Solar energy scandal that was caused by the…

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VICTORY! GOP’s Ohio Voter Purge Smacked Down In Federal Court (VIDEO)

September 24, 2016

Ohio voters received a bit of good news Friday when a federal appeals court ruled that the state is illegally removing voters from its registration list. This is a crucial decision that may give tens of thousands of Ohioans a…

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Finally! These Universities Join 21st Century, Remove Racist Symbol (VIDEO)

August 30, 2016

While it’s an emblem of battle, for many of us, it’s also a symbol of racism — and fortunately, several Mississippi universities have joined the 21st Century and are taking down the Confederate flag. Universities are taking the lead in removing…

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Pandering Pence Gets Haircut At Black Barbershop; Trump Nowhere To Be Found (VIDEO)

August 24, 2016

It was something simple, but nevertheless 15,000 viewers tuned in to watch Trump’s running mate Mike Pence stop in for a haircut at Henry Jones’ barbershop in Norristown, Pa. While it only took 20 minutes to accomplish, when all was said and…

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