Lara Trump closes California GOP convention doubling down on claims of election rigging

Hours after South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, who has admitted to fatally shooting her dog, spoke at the California Republican Convention, Lara Trump said that because of the poor economy, American families must choose between feeding their children and feeding their pets. “People have to make decisions about how they are going to afford their … Read more

Justice Samuel Alito faces scrutiny over report about upside-down flag

Justice Samuel Alito faces scrutiny over report about upside-down flag – CBS News Watch CBS News There’s mounting criticism of Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito after a report that a symbol used by election deniers was once displayed outside his home. Scott Macfarlane has more on how Alito is responding. Be the first to know … Read more

Secret tape of Donald Trump ‘discussing $150,000 hush money payment to Playboy model Karen McDougal’ played at trial

A SECRET tape of Donald Trump allegedly talking about paying hush money to a Playboy Playmate was last night played at his trial in New York. The former President says: “So, what do we got to pay for this? 150?’ in the recording made without his knowledge.” 3 A secret tape of ­Donald Trump allegedly … Read more

Lauren Boebert, Adam Frisch outpace others in campaign fundraising

Democrat Adam Frisch brought in the biggest financial haul of any of Colorado’s congressional hopefuls during the first three months of the year, raising $1.4 million — nearly six times as much as his main Republican rival in the 3rd Congressional District, Jeff Hurd. And U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, after switching in December from the … Read more

House speaker faces removal bid as articles of impeachment for Mayorkas delivered to Senate

House speaker faces removal bid as articles of impeachment for Mayorkas delivered to Senate – CBS News Watch CBS News House Speaker Mike Johnson is facing pressure from far-right members of his own party, who are threatening to remove him. Meanwhile, articles of impeachment against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas were delivered to the Senate, … Read more

Colorado GOP chair Dave Williams under fire from fellow Republicans

The Republican Party in Colorado is having a crisis of confidence, facing increasing calls from within for Chairman Dave Williams to step down following a raucous GOP assembly last weekend and, in the days that followed, bitter infighting in full view. Huerfano County Republican leadership in southern Colorado this week signed a letter demanding Williams … Read more

Trump takes credit for Roe v. Wade reversal; says states should decide abortion laws

Trump takes credit for Roe v. Wade reversal; says states should decide abortion laws – CBS News Watch CBS News Former President Donald Trump took credit on Monday for ending the constitutional right to abortion but said the issue is now up to the states. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang has more. … Read more

Reporter’s expulsion from Colorado Republican Party meeting causes uproar

Politicians and news outlets expressed outrage Monday over the expulsion from a Republican gathering of an experienced politics reporter who was told the state party chairman believed her reporting was “very unfair.” Journalists and elected officials, including the former chair of the Colorado Republican Party, came to the defense of Colorado Sun reporter Sandra Fish. … Read more

Breaking down Trump’s free speech claims in Georgia election case

Breaking down Trump’s free speech claims in Georgia election case – CBS News Watch CBS News A judge in the Georgia 2020 election case heard arguments Thursday over whether former President Donald Trump’s First Amendment rights shield him from prosecution. CBS News campaign reporter Katrina Kaufman joins “America Decides” with key takeaways. Be the first … Read more

Why We Can’t Stop Arguing About Whether Trump Is a Fascist

Shaw could have emphasized even deeper roots. According to “Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law,” by James Q. Whitman, the Nazis got some of their worst ideas from us; “Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents,” by Isabel Wilkerson, dilates on the resemblances between the Nuremberg laws and anti-miscegenation … Read more