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Dianne Feinstein Leaked Testimony to Get Ahead of Bombshell Obama Spying Scandal

Jan 11, 2018

 


RUSH: So Dianne Feinstein releases in rogue fashion the transcript of that flake that runs Fusion GPS. She did it in violation of an agreement she had with the Republican chairman of the committee, Charles Grassley of Iowa, and she’s had I think three excuses now for why she did it.

Greetings friends, great to have you. El Rushbo here from behind the EIB microphone as we head on down the busy broadcast week.

Speaking of crazy excuses, her first example, her first reason was that she just did it on her own because she felt like it. I’m paraphrasing there. She said she just felt like it. She was getting a little frustrated out there at the lack of progress so she just did it. And then she said she was pressured into releasing the transcript. We don’t know by who or by what, but she was pressured and that didn’t work. That didn’t fly.—More…

By News on the Net -- Rush Limbaugh- Friday, January 12, 2018 - Full Story

White House pushes back after Gang of Six announces immigration deal

A group of senators announced they’d made a breakthrough on immigration talks Thursday but President Trump and GOP leaders rebuffed them, saying the outlines of their agreement didn’t appear to be strong enough to win enough Republican support.

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and Democratic Sen. Richard Durbin presented their plan to President Trump, saying they’d taken care of all four of his priorities with action to protect Dreamers, more border fencing, curtailing the Diversity Visa Lottery and imposing some limits on the chain of family migration.—More…

By Washington Times - Friday, January 12, 2018 - Full Story

Walmart boosts pay for one million U.S. workers, tax reform is the reason why

Walmart (WMT), the nation’s largest employer, with 1.5 million U.S. workers will allow the majority of those employees, 1 million, to share in the benefits of the largest sweeping tax reform in three decades.

The retailer is boosting starting hourly wages to $11 an hour. Additionally, the retailer will give one-time $1,000 bonus payments to workers, depending on length of service at the company. It is also extending maternity and parental benefits. The changes take place in February.—More….

By Fox News - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Chelsea Handler slammed for homophobic anti-Trump tweet questioning Lindsey Graham’s sexuality

Former comedian Chelsea Handler is getting roasted for a vulgar homophobic tweet she sent Wednesday night that implied Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C is a closeted gay man who is sucking up to President Trump instead of coming out.

On Tuesday, Trump allowed cameras into a lengthy bipartisan immigration meeting with lawmakers. The former Netflix talk show host-turned self-described activist apparently didn’t like what she heard from Graham, who participated in the meeting, and voiced her opinion to her over 8 million followers.—More….

By Fox News - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Ingraham Warns Trump on DACA: No ‘Big Beautiful Wall,’ No End to Chain Migration —

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle,” host Laura Ingraham questioned President Donald Trump’s statements a day earlier on immigration policy in an on-camera meeting he had with a bipartisan group of lawmakers.

Ingraham warned Trump against “DACA amnesty,” which she said would be a “hard pill” for his supporters to swallow.— More…

By Breitbart News - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Democrats in high-tax blue states look to gimmicks, loopholes to cut residents’ federal bill

Democrats in high-tax blue states are already plotting ways to avoid the new tax law, hoping to seize on gimmicks that will allow their residents to cut their federal tax burden without costing the states themselves any money.

The Democrats are trying to get around a new $10,000 cap on how much of their state and local taxes residents can write off on their federal forms. High-tax states fear their residents will quickly top the $10,000 limit, leaving them grumbling over their higher tax bills.—More….

By Washington Times - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

New York City mayor seeks billions from oil companies, blames them for climate change

A week after a brutal snowstorm froze New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered a one-two punch Wednesday in the name of climate change, announcing he will seek billions in damages from five major oil-and-gas companies while moving to divest from fossil fuels.

“It’s time for them to start paying for the damage they have done,” Mr. de Blasio said at a press conference at the Manhattan Youth Center. “It’s time for Big Oil to take responsibility for the devastation they have wrought.”—More…

By Washington Times - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Google Censors Six Conservative Sites, Treats Them as “Fake News” By Posting Warnings Ab

In a search in the browser Google Chrome, 6 of the top 20 conservative sites had “reviewed claims” showcased in the summary. By contrast, none of the top 20 liberal sites had “reviewed claims.” Instead, three of them — The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The New Yorker — had “awards” displayed where “reviewed claims” would have been.

According to Eric Lieberman of the Daily Caller, “Google, the most powerful search engine in the world, is now displaying fact checks for conservative publications in its results. No prominent liberal site receives the same treatment.”—More….

By LifeNews - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Obama presidential library design panned; likened to softboiled egg, ‘giant toenail’

When it comes to architecture, everyone’s a critic, as witnessed most recently by the Obama Presidential Center.

The distinctive design of the tribute to the 44th president has been compared unfavorably to a giant toenail.More…

By Washington Times - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Trump-bashing 2018 Golden Globes’ ratings down from 2017

Although the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards have been the talk of the entertainment industry, American viewers weren’t tuning in with the numbers that NBC may have hoped.

According to a report from Variety, Nielsen ratings were down for the politically heavy award show compared to last year’s. NBC reportedly drew a 5.0 rating among the coveted adults ages 18-49 category and 19 million viewers overall. This marks an 11 percent drop from 2017 and a five percent drop in overall viewers (5.6, 20 million).—More…

By Fox News - Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Feds Raid California ‘Maternity Hotels’ for Birth Tourists

Southern California apartment complexes that doubled as “maternity hotels” for Chinese women who want made-in-America babies were raided early Tuesday, capping an unprecedented federal sting operation, officials said.

NBC News was on the scene as Homeland Security agents swept into The Carlyle, a luxury property in Irvine, California, which housed pregnant women and new moms who allegedly forked over $40,000 to $80,000 to give birth in the United States.—More…

By News on the Net -- NBC News- Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Full Story

Trump’s EPA Is on Course to Retire Half Its Staff

Due to a series of buyouts and retirements, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) could cut its workforce by half by the end of President Donald Trump’s first term in office, The Washington Examiner reports.

Several agencies in the Trump administration are focused on a leaner workforce and cutting spending. The EPA is leading the pack. It is on track to reduce the size of the agency anywhere from 25 to 47 percent.— More…

By Heritage Foundation - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

American Psychiatric Association calls for end to ‘arm chair’ psychiatry amid Trump spec

The largest psychiatric organization in the world is calling for an end to “arm chair” psychiatry in light of allegations that President Trump is mentally unfit to serve.

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) released a statement Tuesday reaffirming its commitment to “The Goldwater Rule,” which states that it is unethical for psychiatrists to diagnose public figures they have not personally examined.—More….

By Washington Times - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Cliven Bundy may sue federal government for malicious prosecution, civil-rights abuses

Rancher Cliven Bundy no longer faces federal charges in the 2014 Nevada standoff, but that doesn’t mean his legal fight with the Justice Department is over.

Attorney Larry Klayman said Mr. Bundy is considering filing lawsuits for malicious prosecution and civil-rights violations stemming from the court battle that ended Monday with a federal judge dismissing all charges against him over “flagrant prosecutorial misconduct.”—More…

By Washington Times - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Fusion GPS Admits They Used John McCain to Pass Anti-Trump Dossier to Obama-Era Intel Agencies

EILAT, Israel — The founders of the controversial opposition research firm Fusion GPS admitted that they helped the researcher hired to compile the infamous, largely discredited 35-page dossier on President Donald Trump to share the document with Sen. John McCain.

The goal of providing the dossier to McCain, the Fusion GPS founders explained, was to pass the information contained in the questionable document to the U.S. intelligence community under the Obama administration.—More…

By Breitbart News - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Nigeria Begins Evacuating Thousands of Citizens In Danger of Becoming Slaves in Libya

Nigeria has begun to pull out thousands of citizens from Libya following reports that Libyan smugglers and authorities have forced hundreds of them into slavery.

“The main objective, and we’re very focused on that objective, is to get these Nigerian citizens back home as quickly as possible,” Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyema told reporters in Libya, reports Reuters.—More…

By Breitbart News - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Trump’s lawyer files suit against Buzzfeed over dossier

Michael Cohen, one of President Trump’s personal attorneys, filed a “defamation action” Tuesday against BuzzFeed News and its editor-in-chief over allegations about him that were published in the now-infamous “Trump-Russia dossier” compiled by a former British spy.

Cohen also filed a federal defamation lawsuit against Fusion GPS, the research firm that hired former MI6 agent Christopher Steele to compile the dossier.—More…

By Fox News - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Judge rules against Trump administration on rescinding DACA

A federal judge in San Francisco on Tuesday barred the Trump administration from turning back the Obama-era DACA program, which shielded more than 700,000 people from deportation, Reuters reported.

U.S. District Judge William Alsup, an appointee of President Bill Clinton, ruled that the program must stay intact while litigation is played out. —More…

By Fox News - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

At least 13 dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudflows and freeway closures across Southern Cali

At least 13 people were killed Tuesday when a rainstorm sent mud and debris coursing through Montecito neighborhoods and left rescue crews to scramble through clogged roadways and downed trees to search for victims.

The deluge that washed over Santa Barbara County early Tuesday was devastating for a community that was ravaged by the Thomas fire only a few weeks earlier. In just a matter of minutes, pounding rain overwhelmed the south-facing slopes above Montecito and flooded a creek that leads to the ocean, sending mud and massive boulders rolling into residential neighborhoods, according to Santa Barbara County Fire Department spokesman Mike Eliason.—More…

By News on the Net -- LA Times- Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story

Massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes in the Caribbean

A massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake has struck the Caribbean Sea, prompting a tsunami warning for nearby islands including the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Jamaica.

The tremor, one of the largest to hit the Caribbean in recorded history, struck on Tuesday night at about 9.51pm just over 25 miles from the coast of Great Swan Island, belonging to Honduras.—More…

By Daily Mail - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Full Story