Author Archives: Jon Ponder

Hillary Clinton: Dems Should Ask Chinese for Help to Counter Russian Support for GOP

Hillary Clinton was not entirely serious last month when she suggested to Rachel Maddow that 2020 Democratic candidates should invite the Chinese to hack in to the IRS and release Trump’s taxes. But it’s an interesting hypothetical.

Transcript follows…

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Here’s a Side by Side Comparison of the Doctored Video of Pelosi’s Speech and the Real Video

The fact that Trump sent the fake video out as an official White House document represents yet another low point for our country.

Real Video of Trump Slurring His Words

This week Trump disseminated a doctored video that made it look as if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was stammering and slurring her words. The undoctored video above shows an actual instance of Trump slurring his speech.

Some experts cite this and other instances of his behavior as possible signs of mental impairment, stating, for example that Trump has exhibited a “clear reduction in linguistic sophistication over time.”

Four Setbacks This Week to Trump’s Campaign to Cover Up His Finances

This has not been a good week for Donald Trump’s wide-ranging campaign to hide his personal and business finances from voters. The legal team he’s brought in specifically to prevent his finances from being made public lost two rounds in court, two banks have complied by supplying documents to a House committee and the cover-up campaign is being targeted by elected officials in New York State.

Here’s are links to four defeats to Trump’s financial cover-up campaign:

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Trump Podium Sign on Mueller Investigation Corrected

From Rep. Jim Hines.

Let’s Start with a Prayer

Compilation of Fox News Attacks on the President

AOC: How Politicians Game the System and Profit in Office – And It’s Perfectly Legal

Funny, but we haven’t seen this clip on any of the news channels.

Trump’s White House: ‘Game of Thrones’ with the Cast from ‘Veep’

“The whole thing felt like “Game of Thrones,” but with the characters from “Veep.”

– Cliff Sims, former Trump communications aide, describing his time at the White House in his book, Team of Vipers

Trump’s Wall: What’s Really at Stake

Beautiful, rugged land. Animals in their habitats. National parks. All and more are at risk.