Category: National

Hate group leader picked to run refugee bureau

Anti-immigration activist Ronald W. Mortensen, a fellow with the hate group Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), has been nominated by President Trump for Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration “Mortensen’s career demonstrates disgust for the bureau…

New charges filed against Manafort in Russia probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller has brought additional charges against Paul Manafort, the former chairman of President Donad Trump’s campaign, and his longtime associate Konstantin Kilimnik, who prosecutors have said has ties to Russian intelligence. The indictment accusing them of obstructing justice was…