Read the email Mazie Hirono released on Brett Kavanaugh

(CNN)Brett Kavanaugh wrote that government programs targeting Native Hawaiians “as a group” is “of questionable validity under the Constitution” and would be “subject to strict scrutiny” in an email sent during his time in the Bush White House. Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using…

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Botham Jean’s family says warrant is part of a smear campaign against slain man

(CNN)The mother of Botham Shem Jean says her son has become the target of a smear campaign since an off-duty Dallas police officer killed him in his own apartment more than a week ago. The search warrant indicates that officers went inside the apartment looking for drugs the night of…

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Trump on trade deal: ‘We’re working on Canada’

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump is now turning his focus toward cutting a trade deal with Canada after the United States and Mexico reached an agreement on Monday. Trump continued his criticism of NAFTA during his Tuesday interview, emphasizing that the effort to open up markets would be good for farmers.…

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UNC protesters knock down Silent Sam Confederate statue

(CNN)About 250 protesters on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s campus knocked over the school’s controversial Silent Sam Confederate statue, the university said Tuesday. In a statement Tuesday morning, UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol L. Folt said she appreciates the actions taken by police to ensure the campus community’s…

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Former FBI official: Firing Strzok was justified he, Comey and McCabe disgraced the FBI

Video FBI fires Peter Strzok over anti-Trump text messages Strzok’s attorney says the FBI’s decision is a ‘departure from typical bureau practice’; reaction from Rep. Darrell Issa, Republican member of the House Judiciary Committee. Both supporters and opponents of President Trump should welcome the firing of disgraced FBI Agent Peter…

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White House drafted a statement on John McCain but never released it

Washington (CNN)White House aides drafted a fulsome statement for President Donald Trump on the death of Sen. John McCain, but it was never sent out, a person familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN. Trump’s tweet Saturday night did not mention his military or Senate service or include any praise…

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