Articles by Debra Heine

Trump Signs Social Media Executive Order to ‘Protect and Uphold Free Speech Rights’

President Trump on Thursday signed an executive order allowing the government to regulate social media platforms after years of complaints that the companies are biased against conservatives. “Today I’m signing an executive order to protect and uphold the free speech rights of the American people,” Trump said. “Social media giants like Twitter receive an unprecedented […]

Former Acting DNI Ric Grenell Battles Leaky Dems and Fake News Media on Twitter

Since stepping down from his busy and consequential three-month stint as acting director of national intelligence, Richard Grenell has been engaged in a war of words with Democrats and their media allies on Twitter. John Ratcliffe, a former federal prosecutor and Texas congressman, was sworn in on Tuesday as President Trump’s top intelligence adviser. That […]

Key Questions Former DAG Rod Rosenstein Should Be Asked at Senate Oversight Hearing Next Week

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) has called up former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to testify in the first of a series of hearings examining the Obama administration’s the Trump-Russia investigations and misuse of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Graham announced the June 3 hearing in a press release on Wednesday. Rosenstein responded in […]

Former Mueller Prosecutor Andrew Weissmann Now Fundraising for Joe Biden

Robert Mueller’s hard-charging former “pit bull” Andrew Weissmann plans to participate in an upcoming fundraiser for Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden, effectively ending his television career at NBC News. The network’s policy reportedly requires that employees avoid activities “that may create the appearance of a conflict of interest.” “If the fundraiser goes forward, I’m withdrawing […]

Media Fail: MSNBC Reporter Called Out on Camera While Trying to Shame Holiday Revelers in Wisconsin

Corporate media “Karens” were out in full force over the Memorial Day weekend to scold holiday revelers across the country for enjoying the great outdoors without wearing masks. Despite the media’s coronavirus obsession, crowds of people flocked to beaches on the East and West coasts and to lakes throughout the Midwest, perhaps confident that the […]

Lieutenant Governor and Governor of Idaho–Both Republicans–Clash on Reopening Guidelines

Fed up with Idaho’s draconian cornonavirus policies, the Republican lieutenant governor of Idaho is openly disputing her governor’s reopening guidelines. According to the Daily Beast, “anti-lockdown” Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin has “gone rogue” in defiance of Gov. Brad Little’s reopening orders. The two have reportedly not spoken to each other in weeks due to the […]

Acting DNI Grenell Says IC is Working to Declassify Flynn-Kislyak Transcripts

Acting Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Richard Grenell revealed Friday that he has begun the declassification process for the transcripts and intelligence reports related to former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Grenell explained on Twitter that the Intelligence Community has not been been able to declassify the material because […]

Man Arrested After Disturbing Video Shows Elderly Man Being Punched in the Head in Nursing Home

Detroit police have arrested a man after a disturbing video circulated on social media appearing to show the man “punching elderly victims” as they lied helplessly in bed, the Detroit News reports. The incident allegedly occurred at the Westwood Nursing Center on the city’s northwest side and is being investigated, Detroit Police Chief James Craig said. […]

Rice’s Last Minute ‘By the Book’ Email Written Upon Advice of Obama’s White House Counsel

Former national security advisor Susan Rice wrote her last minute and now infamous “by the book” email to herself upon the advice of the White House Counsel, a newly released letter reveals. Rice’s email purports to describe a Jan. 5  briefing in the Oval Office between Obama, then-Vice President Joe Biden, then-Deputy Attorney General Sally […]

Comey Said He Had ‘No Indication’ Flynn Colluded with Russia According to Declassified ‘By the Book’ Email

A newly declassified document confirms that the Obama administration was spying on Lt. General Michael Flynn even though the FBI had “no indication” that President Trump’s short-lived national security advisor had been colluding with Russia. According to the document, disgraced former FBI director James Comey told then-President Obama that he had “no indication thus far […]

Flynn Lawyer Sidney Powell Files Petition ‘to Correct Judge Sullivan’s Unauthorized Actions’

Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn’s defense team delivered a Petition for Writ of Mandamus to the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday “to correct Judge Sullivan’s unauthorized actions.” The petition seeks an order directing the district court to dismiss the case against President Trump’s short-lived national security advisor, vacate Judge Emmet […]

Trump Announces That He’s Taking Hydroxychloroquine: ‘I’ve Heard Good Stories’

President Donald Trump casually let slip Monday afternoon that he’s been taking hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug he’s touted as a promising treatment for Covid-19 patients that has become a lightening rod for controversy. “A couple of weeks ago, I started taking it,” Trump told reporters during a roundtable at the White House with restaurant executives […]

AZ Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Candidates Promising to ‘Make America Self-Sufficient’

A new Arizona opinion poll shows overwhelming public support for a “plan to make America self-sufficient” by producing more food, energy and medicine at home. In the statewide public opinion poll, conducted by OH Predictive Insights, 75 percent of respondents said that they would be more likely to support a candidate that had a plan […]

Money and Politics Behind Anti-Hydroxychloroquine Bias, New Report Suggests

Remdesivir, an antiviral medication that was developed by the biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences, has been widely touted as the most promising drug to treat COVID-19, even though—so far—the new and expensive drug does not seem to be terribly effective at fighting the disease. The anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, on the other hand, is cheap, has been […]

Robberies Involving Thieves Wearing Surgical Masks Spike Across the Country

Robberies involving suspects donning medical-style face masks have exploded across the country, prompting some stores to close early to keep employees safe. Normally, walking into a store wearing a mask anywhere in the United States would arouse suspicion, but because face-coverings are required in many areas to help curb the spread of COVID-19, criminals using […]

NYT and LA Times Reject NSC Advisor O’Brien’s Column on Ventilators Because it ‘Didn’t Fit Their Narrative’

National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien revealed in an interview Friday that the New York Times and Los Angeles Times declined to publish his recent column on American ventilator diplomacy because it “didn’t fit their narrative.” Back in early March, many experts feared that a shortage of ventilators in America could be a public health catastrophe […]

Gowdy: Members of Trump’s Family Were Unmasked on Inauguration Day

Besides General Michael Flynn, many Americans on President Trump’s transition team, as well as members of the president’s family were unmasked during the transition period in late 2016 and early 2017, Republicans say. The publication of a list of top Obama officials who sought to unmask retired General Michael Flynn sent shock-waves throughout Washington on […]