Tag Archives: Election

British Foreign Secretary: “No Evidence” Of Russian Disruption Of UK Democracy By
http://www.mintpressnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/58c55999c36188b8708b45f0.mp4 Echoing the numerous initial comments from various US intelligence probes, UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told British ITV that “we have...
Russia’s Largest Bank Paid Podesta Group to Lobby Against U.S. Sanctions During 2016 Election By
MINNEAPOLIS – Last month, the corporate-owned media, along with much of the U.S. political establishment, was abuzz with what they purported to be the greatest scandal of the fledgling Trump administration. The scandal, of course, centered on Trump’s former National...
Federal Panel Rules Texas Must Redraw Intentionally Discriminatory Congressional Districts By
Some of Texas’ 36 congressional districts violate either the U.S. Constitution or the federal Voting Rights Act, a panel of federal judges ruled Friday. In a long-delayed ruling, the judges ruled 2-1 that the Texas Legislature must redraw the political maps it most recently...
Banks Spent A Staggering 2 Billion Dollars On Lobbying During 2016 US Election By
Banks and other financial companies expecting to make more than US$200 billion from anticipated deregulation laws spent record amounts on lobbying in the last election cycle, according to an advocacy group report released Wednesday. The financial sector spent a staggering...
Donald Trump Warned Of A ‘Rigged’ Election, Was He Right? By
SANTA CRUZ, California — (Insights) Whether viewed in terms of outcome or of process, the story of the 2016 presidential election is one so grim that it calls for a trigger warning for anyone of ethical sensibilities or faith in the workings of democracy. In a year...
The Mainstream Media’s Russian Bogeymen By
In the middle of a major domestic crisis over the U.S. charge that Russia had interfered with the U.S. election, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) triggered a brief national media hysteria by creating and spreading a bogus story of Russian hacking into U.S. power...
US Spy Chief Presents Third-Party Debates As Proof RT Is Anti-US By
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence’s latest report on the alleged “election hacking” by Russia includes a substantial section focused around the idea that Russian government-funded channel RT is overtly anti-American. This is a common enough accusation,...
The U.S. Government And Media Made WikiLeaks What It Is By
Published by Shadowproof. If a report from the United States intelligence community is to be believed and WikiLeaks knows the Kremlin used their organization to undermine a United States election, then the U.S. government and press bear some responsibility for the organization’s...
Obama To Announce Retaliatory Action Against Russia By
(REPORT) — With just a few weeks left in power, President Obama is running out of time to make good on his promise of retaliatory action against Russia to “punish” them for what he and other officials say is an attempt to “hack” the US election. Officials...
The CIA, Washington Post, And Russia: What You’re Not Being Told By
According to an unsubstantiated article by the Washington Post, anonymous CIA officials have confirmed that the Russian government hacked the United States election to favor Donald Trump. Though it’s entirely possible the Russian government attempted to influence the...