General election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn vows to ‘change poll’s course’ – BBC News

April 20, 2017

The Commons vote, by 522 to 13, paved the way for a seven-week campaign that has taken the country by surprise. ‘Cosy cartel’ In a speech in London, Mr Corbyn will say: “Much of the media and Establishment are saying this election is a foregone conclusion. “They think there are rules in politics, which if you don’t follow by doffing your cap to powerful people, accepting that things can’t really change, then you can’t win. “But of course those …


Ted Lieu, Congressman and Twitter King, is beating Trump at his own dumb game

April 16, 2017

… issued a public statement: What makes America great is our peaceful transfer of power. He won the electoral challenge. Give him chance to govern.” Lieu sat on that statement for a few weeks. “By the beginning of January, I came to the conclusion I was wrong.” How Lieu went from under 10,000 followers to over 150,000 in oh, 90 days Lieu keeps two Twitter accounts. His official account, which is run by his staff, is clean and polished exactly what you’d expect from your …


Rep. Tulsi Gabbard ‘skeptical’ that Assad regime behind gas attack

April 8, 2017

… banned chemical weapons.” CNN’s Wolf Blitzer asked Gabbard if she didn’t believe the President, the secretary of state and Pentagon officials, all of whom came to the same conclusion: that Assad’s regime was responsible. Gabbard mentioned the previous invasion of Iraq, and the intelligence that suggested Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, which turned out to be false. “So, yes, I’m skeptical,” she said. …


Melania Trump, Queen Rania visit DC public charter school

April 6, 2017

… from Trump Tower to the White House at the conclusion of the school year, her platform as first lady is coming into focus. While she said on the campaign trail that she planned to focus on combating cyberbullying on the campaign trail, recent appearances also indicate her interest in women’s empowerment and education. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended Products(PinDrill Templates and Graphics Monthly Bi-Yearly PinDrillVNP Reseller Rights eCom Subscription Pro is a totally new …


Looking back on the political gambles of May and Sturgeon – BBC News

March 19, 2017

… stone by roughly the Autumn of 2018, six months before the conclusion of the two-year Article 50 “window” – or at least by the end of said window in Spring 2019. But the Westminster government contend that there will only be an informed view of the post-Brexit Union some time after the UK has actually left the EU, once trade deals have been hammered out and the new arrangements have had time to “bed in”. They don’t want to get into speculation about what year …