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President Obama legacy in limbo between Trump transition
(Blasting News) – Republicans hate Obama, they’ve hated him ever since the beginning of his presidency and really can’t wait until he leaves. Of course, the President has always known this and made his final speech on National Security in Florida this week to the troops. While he left them with some parting words, it’s also hard to ignore the looming presence of the coming administration.
Paul Ryan On Donald Trump Tweeting Lies: ‘Who Cares?’
(Huffington Post) – You know the pressure is on when Paul Ryan declares that he doesn’t care about the President-elect’s compulsive lying. The press has been focused on Trump’s growing operation of lies and in trying to hold him accountable, the House Speaker was confronted with these priorities.
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Holocaust Attorney Sues FBI Over Election Interference That Could Lead To Impeachment
(Raw Story) – Before Election Day, it was revealed that the head of the FBI James Comey sent a letter to all of the Congressional committee chairmen, telling them that they had reason to believe that a new investigation might have something to do with an older investigation, on Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. This got Republicans and conservative media worked up and appeared to have caused some problems in helping Donald Trump get elected. A well-known attorney is only one of the many who don’t want Trump to be president, and one of the few to do something about it.
THIS Is Donald Trump’s Achilles Heel, And It Could Spoil His Presidency
(Deep Left Field) – Between now and Inauguration Day, there are many ways to discuss what could cause the failure of the new Trump administration. It’s known that he’s blatantly and proudly ignorant of governing. Could this be what brings him down?