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Donald Trump's Rise in Polls May Be Ending Thanks to John McCain Diss (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Donald Trump’s Rise in Polls May Be Ending Thanks to John McCain Diss

Donald Trump’s meteoric rise in the polls may be coming to an end, according to a new poll from Public Policy Polling. In their newest poll, Trump is narrowly leading the field of GOP presidential candidates, with 19% to Scott Walker’s 17%, 12% for Jeb Bush, 10% for Ben Carson […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Jeb Bush Calls Out Donald Trump Over McCain Diss but Backed Kerry Swift-Boating (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Jeb Bush Calls Out Donald Trump Over McCain Diss but Backed Kerry Swift-Boating

You’ve got to admit one thing about politicians, they are the biggest hypocrites. How else do you explain Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush slamming Donald Trump for saying Sen. John McCain was a war hero because he was captured, yet didn’t have any qualms about supporting the swiftboating of John […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Hillary Clinton Slams Donald Trump for War Hero Comment About John McCain

Hillary Clinton Slams Donald Trump for War Hero Comment About John McCain

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump after he disparaged Sen. John McCain over his military record, saying he’s a “war hero because he got captured.” Clinton said during a fundraiser in Arkansas, “There’s nothing funny about the hate he is spewing at immigrants and their families and now […]

by political diva· · Elections
Rupert Murdoch Tells Donald Trump "Stop Embarrassing the Country" (Photo Credit: Donkey Hotey via Flickr)

Rupert Murdoch Tells Donald Trump to “Stop Embarrassing” the Country

Fresh off this Sun newspaper scandal involving front page photos of then princess Elizabeth with family members striking a Nazi salute, Rupert Murdoch piled on Donald Trump over his war hero comments. Murdoch tweeted: “When is Donald Trump going to stop embarrassing his friends, let alone the whole country?” When […]

by political diva· · Elections
Montel Williams: Donald Trump is a "Carnival Barker and a Punk" Over POW Diss (Photo Credit: Facebook Video Screengrab)

Montel Williams: Donald Trump is a “Carnival Barker and a Punk” Over POW Diss

Veteran Montel Williams blasted Donald Trump on social media after he said Sen. John McCain was a “war hero because he was captured.” The firestorm on Twitter against Trump has been swift and blistering. It came mostly from conservatives. Williams tweeted, “Sorry, #DonaldTrump didn’t have courage to put on the uniform. […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Donald Trump: John McCain Is a "War Hero Because He Was Captured"

Donald Trump: John McCain Is a “War Hero Because He Was Captured”

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump was asked if he ever asked God for forgiveness and he said no. Who is surprised by that answer? It gets better or worse, depending on who you ask. Trump also attacked Sen. John McCain and questioned whether he was a “war hero.” Um, to […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Hillary Clinton: Barack Obama 2008 Campaign Wanted Her to Attack Sarah Palin

Hillary Clinton: Barack Obama 2008 Campaign Wanted Her to Attack Sarah Palin

Well, this is sure to set Alaska’s half-term governor Sarah Palin off again….Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton refused to go along with then-candidate Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign request to attack Sarah Palin immediately after she was picked by John McCain as his running mate. Clinton said in an […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections
Russia Imposes Sanctions Against US Lawmakers Including John Boehner & John McCain

Russia Imposes Sanctions Against US Lawmakers Including John Boehner & John McCain

President Obama stepped up sanctions against Russia over its “illegal” annexation of Crimea from the Ukraine, to include a key bank, Rossiya, which will be “frozen out of the dollar,” and more members of President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle. Here’s the list from the Treasury Department of the Russians banned in latest […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Report: MSNBC Host Joe Scarborough Considering 2016 Presidential Run

Report: MSNBC Host Joe Scarborough Considering 2016 Presidential Run

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough is reportedly considering a 2016 presidential run. Well, that would be interesting since he obviously doesn’t have a lot of baggage. That we know about, that is. Still, it just shows you that the Republican Party has no credible presidential candidates to step up to the […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections
Rick Santorum Endorsed Mitt Romney in 2008 Saying He Was Best Conservative Choice for GOP

Rick Santorum Endorsed Mitt Romney in 2008 Saying He Was Best Conservative Choice for GOP

The Drudge Report goes after Rick Santorum for endorsing Mitt Romney in 2008. Yeah, his words are coming back to bite him in the butt. Approximately 1,504 days ago, Rick Santorum strongly endorsed Mitt Romney for the presidential nomination instead of John McCain saying, that if you wanted a conservative […]

by Janet Shan· · Rick Santorum