Politics

Jeb Bush Claims He Didn’t See Campaign Memo Regarding Rubio Until After It Was Leaked

Jeb Bush Claims He Didn’t See Campaign Memo Regarding Rubio Until After It Was Leaked

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said he didn’t see the 112-page campaign memo that called fellow Republican presidential contender Marco Rubio a “risky bet” until after it was leaked. During an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday morning, Bush maintained that he never saw the memo that went into detail about why the Florida senator would be a dicey Republican nominee and hinted …

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Pawn Stars Says He Lost Support After Endorsing Marco Rubio for US President

Pawn Stars Says He Lost Support After Endorsing Marco Rubio for US President

“When you endorse a Republican, everyone sort of frowns on you,” Rick Harrison said about endorsing Sen. Rubio, R-Fla., for president and losing financial support because of his endorsement. If you’re a history buff, there’s a good chance you’ve seen History Channel’s Pawn Stars once or twice. Personally, I’m a fan of the show, and last year on vacation in Las Vegas …

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VIDEO Black Lives Matter Activists Disrupt Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Rally

VIDEO Black Lives Matter Activists Disrupt Hillary Clinton's Campaign Rally

Mrs Clinton spoke over the shouting, saying if elected she would carry on the work on President Barack Obama. The group of 10 Black Lives Matter protesters were quickly escorted away. They have interrupted campaign events to highlight police brutality, racism and mass incarceration. The activists have mostly targeted Democrats – including Mrs Clinton and her chief rival Vermont Senator …

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Republican National Committee Suspends Partnership With NBC in Fallout Over Chaotic CNBC Debate

Republican National Committee

The Republican National Committee says it will suspend a debate partnership with NBC News, citing “inaccurate or downright offensive” questions during Wednesday night’s debate on CNBC. “We simply cannot continue with NBC without full consultation with our campaigns,” RNC Chair Reince Priebus wrote in a letter to NBC Chairman Andrew Lack. An NBC News debate was scheduled to take place on Feb. …

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Benedict Cumberbatch Says ‘F*ck The Politicians’ in Impassioned Plea Over Refugees

Benedict Cumberbatch says 'F*ck The Politicians' in Impassioned Plea Over Refugees

LONDON — Benedict Cumberbatch made another impassioned speech about the refugee crisis after his performance as Hamlet in the Barbican theatre earlier this week — but this time he used some choice words to blast the British government, saying they’re not doing enough. He started his post-play soliloquy citing a poem by Somali-British writer Warsan Shire, which he’s read previously in a …

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Vice President Joe Biden and Democratic Candidate Bernie Sanders Private Meeting

Vice President Joe Biden and Democratic Candidate Bernie Sanders Private Meeting

Vice President Joe Biden — who recently said that he would not run in 2016 — met privately with Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders Thursday. During a one hour conversation at the Vice President’s residence at the Naval Observatory in Washington D.C., the two former colleagues discussed campaign finance reform and a free education plan. “I look forward to working with President Obama and Vice President Biden to tackle some …

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Anthony Bourdain Hits Back at Donald Trump, Defends Immigrants

Anthony Bourdain Hits Back at Donald Trump, Defends Immigrants

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s strong stance on illegal immigration has already drawn serious backlash from the restaurant industry, and celebrity chefs Jose Andres and Geoffrey Zakarian have pulled restaurants from Trump’s new Washington, D.C., hotel. Now ex-cook and current world-traveling TV host Anthony Bourdain is getting into the mix. Bourdain made an appearance on SiriusXM’s StandUP With Pete Dominick and defended America’s undocumented workers. I …

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#GOPDebate: Look Out for These Differences on Economic Issues

#GOPDebate: Look Out for These Differences on Economic Issues

Jobs and the economy will be the focus of Wednesday night’s “Your Money, Your Vote” Republican presidential debate hosted by CNBC. The candidates will likely be quizzed about their positions on a variety of issues, from taxes to trade. The large field of GOP candidates have divergent views on some critical issues — and some candidates have yet to take …

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Lincoln Chafee Drops Out of Democratic Presidential Race

Lincoln Chafee Drops Out of Democratic Presidential Race

Long-shot candidate Lincoln Chafee said Friday he is dropping out of the Democratic presidential race Friday, further clearing the field for front-runner Hillary Clinton. “After much thought I have decided to end my campaign for president today,” Chafee told the Democratic National Committee’s annual Women’s Leadership Forum. Chafee’s announcement, coming just days after Jim Webb also withdrew, leaves Clinton with only two opponents for the Democratic nomination: Bernie …

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Tony Blair: US Memo Reveals Former UK Prime Minister Supported Iraq War 1 Year Before Invasion

Tony Blair: US Memo Reveals Former UK Prime Minister Supported Iraq War 1 Year Before Invasion

A bombshell White House memo has revealed for the first time details of the ‘deal in blood’ forged by Tony Blair and George Bush over the Iraq War. The sensational leak shows that Blair had given an unqualified pledge to sign up to the conflict a year before the invasion started. It flies in the face of the Prime Minister’s …

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