CLOSE Skip in Skip x Embed x Share After a very heated debate, a Senate panel voted to approve President Donald Trump’s nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos. Video provided by Newsy Newslook
Education Secretary-designate Betsy DeVos testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 17, …See the original posting at Betsy DeVos nomination for Education secretary clears Senate committee vote
President Donald Trump selected 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch on Tuesday evening as his nominee to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant for nearly a full year by Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last February.
Trump, who promised along the campaign trail to select a judge “in the mold of Scali …See the original posting at Trump picks young Colorado conservative Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court
Google’s salute to Edmonia Lewis, by Sophie Diao. (courtesy of GOOGLE 2017)
TO KICK OFF its celebration of Black History Month, Google turns today to a 19th century artist who burned so bright that her twin gifts of blazing talent and steely determination could not be denied even in the face of h …See the original posting at Edmonia Lewis: Google Doodle salutes pioneering sculptor to kick off Black History Month
See the original posting on Boing BoingDonald Trump had planned to head to Milwaukee to tour a Harley-Davidson factory and sign some executive orders there. But the company said it wasn’t com…
Source: Poison president: Harley-Davidson factory cancels planned Trump visit – NerdlyNews
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Staten Island Chuck’s big day is almost here, so we thought we’d catch up with the borough’s furry prognosticator just before he (or actually, she) makes the annual Groundhog Day prediction.
Chuck will let us know if we can expect an early spring or six more weeks of winter du …See the original posting at Groundhog Day 2017: Chuck gears up for his big day
Tonight’s SAG Awards wasted zero time before the Donald Trump trashing began.
“Good evening, fellow SAG-AFTRA members and everyone at home – and everyone in airports that belong in my America!” Ashton Kutcher began at the top of the ceremony, to wild applause from the crowd in the room. “You are a …See the original posting at SAG Awards: Ashton Kutcher Slams Donald Trump With Welcome To Viewers Stuck In Airports
Story highlights Yates confirms her adherence to the Constitution, not the President
Yates: “Attorney General or the Deputy Attorney General has an obligation to follow the law”
(CNN) Well, this is awkward.
Video of Sally Yates ‘ Deputy Attorney General confirmation hearing in 2015 shows Sen. Jef …See the original posting at Jeff Sessions grilled Sally Yates on constitutional duty during 2015 hearing
We hope you enjoyed your vacation, Barack Obama, because we could reallyyyy use a sane-minded leader right about now.
On Monday, the former (ugh) President released a statement praising citizens for the nationwide protests in response to President Donald Trump’s immigration ban.
In his first publi …See the original posting at The Very Personal Reason Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Blood Is Boiling’ Over Donald Trump’s Immigration Ban