Justice Department attorney was at a loss for words on Tuesday after Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) asked him how President Donald Trump's choice of Steve Bannon as chief strategist impacted hate crimes in the United States.
"What message does Mr. Bannon's presence send?" Franken asked.
"The message I feel strongest as a prosecutor and as a attorney for the Department of Justice," Treene replied, stuttering, "is the consistent message I've gotten from the Attorney General to pursue hate crimes." read more
Fox News reporter Catherine Herridge says this is one of the biggest headlines out of the hearing today with the FBI director, pointing out that the FBI had found an email was obtained by Russian hackers that indicated that former DOJ hack Loretta Lynch would do everything she could to protect Hillary from prosecution: read more
WASHINGTON ― Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez became the first head of the party to demand ideological purity on abortion rights, promising Friday to support only Democratic candidates who back a woman's right to choose.
"Every Democrat, like every American, should support a woman's right to make her own choices about her body and her health," Perez said in a statement. "That is not negotiable and should not change city by city or state by state."
"At a time when women's rights are under assault from the White House, the Republican Congress, and in states across the country," he added, "we must speak up for this principle as loudly as ever and with one voice."
While my fearless friend Ann Coulter was braving fascist left wing violence at U.C. Berkeley, I was getting heckled at Oberlin. (You can watch my speech above). Frankly, I was shocked that anyone would heckle a wonderful guy like myself. I felt like the young Russian soldier in War and Peace who sees the French army coming over the hill and thinks, "They want to kill me? Me, whom everyone loves?"
But while my journey into the heart of academic leftist darkness did not give me an opportunity to prove I have as much courage as a 100-pound blonde, it was instructive. I learned a lot about what cruel and destructive bullies leftist professors and administrators are. Here are five reasons I think so. read more