Joe Perticone
Washington, D.C.
Chris Murphy Delivers Counter-PowerPoint to Paul Ryan's Obamacare Replacement
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Last week, House Speaker Paul Ryan rolled out a television monitor to run the press through a PowerPoint demonstration about the benef
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Justice Department Charges Russian Spies for 2014 Yahoo Hacking
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
FBI Director James Comey announced formal charges for Russian spies and hackers on Wednesday over the 2014 hack that compromised 500 m
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Rachel Maddow Obtained Trump's Tax Returns, Showing How Much He Paid in 2005
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Part of President Donald Trump's 2005 tax returns was made public Tuesday evening.MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow, who hosts her own se
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Top US Marine Takes Blame for Nude Photo Scandal: 'I'm the Commandant. I Own This.'
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Top U.S. Marine Corps brass addressed the massive scandal involving nude photos being shared on the “Marines United” Facebook page and
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Republicans Think There Are Plenty of Reasons to Doubt the CBO Score of Obamacare Replacement
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Republicans expressed caution at the Congressional Budget Office score of the President Donald Trump-backed Affordable Care Act replac
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Senate Democrats Threaten Government Shutdown Over Border Wall
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Senate Democrats threatened to hold up government funding over efforts to move forward on President Donald Trump's plan to build a wal
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Committee Delays Hearing for Labor Nominee So Senator Can Attend Trump Rally
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions postponed the confirmation hearing for Labor Secretary nominee Alexander
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It's Anyone's Guess Whether Current Guantanamo Bay Detainees Will Be Approved for Transfer
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Lawmakers are at a loss when it comes to predicting what fate holds for the 41 remaining terrorism suspects at the detention facility
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Paul Ryan Outlines GOP's 'Once in a Lifetime Opportunity' to Fix America's Health Care System
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Credit: Joe Perticone/Independent Journal ReviewHouse Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) called his Obamacare replacement plan, the American
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There's a Bill That Would Require Trump to Publish Executive Orders 72 Hours Before They're Signed
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
President Donald Trump signed his first travel ban for majority-Muslim countries while many individuals affected by the order were sti
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Lawmakers Request FBI Reveal Information About Trump's Claim He Was Wiretapped by Obama
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Senators requested information from the FBI and Justice Department on Wednesday to get to the bottom of President Donald Trump's claim
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Polish Ambassador Hopes Roll Back of Support for Allies Is 'Just Tweeting'
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
The Polish ambassador to the United States said he hopes reports of substantial cuts to the U.S. State Department won't endanger allie
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Democrats Rip Trump's New Travel Ban as 'More of the Same'
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill retreated to their familiar positions in the wake of President Donald Trump's revamped executive order to li
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GOP Congressman: Donald Trump 'or Mike Pence' Will Be President for the Next Four Years
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) suggested that President Donald Trump might not be president for the remainder of his term on Friday.
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Jeff Sessions to Recuse Himself From Investigations of Trump Campaign
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced his intent to recuse himself from any investigations into the Donald Trump presidential campa
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Senate Confirms Rick Perry as Energy Secretary
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
The Senate confirmed former Texas Governor Rick Perry to lead the Department of Energy on Thursday by a vote of 62-37, with ten Democr
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Chuck Schumer Has a 3-Point Plan If Jeff Sessions Won't Resign
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign Thursday morning. He outlined three s
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Nancy Pelosi Calls on Jeff Sessions to Resign After Report He Met With Russians
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is demanding that Attorney General Jeff Sessions resign from his post after a new report
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Ryan Zinke: Receiving Slain Navy SEAL's Body 'Was a Defining Moment' for Trump's Presidency
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke was alongside President Donald Trump when he received the body of U.S. Navy Special Operator, Senior Ch
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Members of Congress Not Entirely Sure Protests Won't Interrupt Trump's Speech
By Joe Perticone - 9 months ago
Lawmakers are bracing for potential protests inside the House chamber at President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congre
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Democrats Are Taking Guests to Trump's Speech — and Each One Is a Rebuke of His Policies
By Joe Perticone - 10 months ago
For President Donald Trump's inauguration last month, many Democrats chose to boycott the event. For the president's first address to
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House Intel Chairman Opposes Special Prosecutor for Alleged Trump Campaign Contact with the Russians
By Joe Perticone - 10 months ago
The top Republican on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence said there is still no evidence that Donald Trump's preside
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Ted Cruz Wishes Trump 'More Clearly Articulated That Putin Is a KGB Thug'
By Joe Perticone - 10 months ago
OXON HILL, Md. — Texas Senator Ted Cruz wishes President Donald Trump would be outspoken in condemning the actions by Russian Presiden
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GOP Rubs It In Ahead of DNC Chair Debate — Calls Dems 'Disheartened, Divided, and in Disarray'
By Joe Perticone - 10 months ago
Ahead of the debate on CNN Wednesday night between candidates looking to chair the Democratic National Committee (DNC), the Republican
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