Politics

Julian Assange Arrested in London, ‘Looks Very Bad’

Julian Assange Arrested in London, ‘Looks Very Bad’

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, 47, is known for his release of secret United States government documents during the last Presidential election.  He was arrested this morning by the British police at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, because of his connection to an extradition warrant. The warrant was filed by the United …

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Mitch McConnell Goes Nuclear

Mitch McConnell Goes Nuclear

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell led an effort today by Senate Republicans to use a controversial tactic called the “nuclear option” to make confirming low-level Trump nominees easier. The Nuclear Option The nuclear option changes the rules to allow a simple 51-vote majority to pass rather than the standard 60-vote …

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