Lawless Trump releases Stone

President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the prison sentence of his longtime friend Roger Stone, who was convicted of lying to Congress to protect the President and other crimes. Stone was set to report to a federal prison in Georgia…

Trump to seize Iranian oil

The U.S. Justice Department is claiming the right to seize Iran oil on the way to Venezuela because the Iranian military is designated as a terrorist organization under U.S. law. The Trump administration is claiming that America can seize Iranian…

Lawmakers aim at tax dodgers

Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) introduced legislation last month to prevent the Federal Reserve and Treasury Department from providing coronavirus financial assistance to “inverted” companies — U.S. domestic corporations that moved their official headquarters offshore for…

Bonnie Watson Coleman re-elected

Progressive corruption-fighting Democrat Lisa McCormick was unable to wrest the Democratic Party nomination for Congress away from Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman in the campaign hampered by the coronavirus outbreak. Watson Coleman earned half as many votes against McCormick as she…