Supreme Court

“This Is A Stolen Seat”

January 31, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a blistering rebuke of Republican President Donald Trump’s nomination of an “idealogical and exteme nominee” to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) released the following statement: “The most fundamental thing that must […]

Fascism

“Monday Night Massacre”

January 31, 2017 theFAULT 0

In an act reminiscent of Richard Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre” over 40 years ago, Republican President Donald Trump fired Acting Attorney General Sally Yates after her refusal to back-up his illegal Muslim ban. The Boston Globe […]

Fascism

Through the Looking Glass

January 31, 2017 theFAULT 0

In an unprecedented move, Republican President Donald Trump “has reorganized the National Security Council by elevating his chief strategist, Steve Bannon, and demoting the director of National Intelligence and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of […]

Resist

Trump: “It’s working out very nicely”

January 29, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Mr Trump’s Friday afternoon executive order reportedly was crafted without consulting legal aides and enacted over the objection of homeland security officials,” according to BBC. “While on the campaign trail, it was easy for Mr […]

Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality At Risk – Again

January 26, 2017 theFAULT 0

“The warning bell for net neutrality rang Monday when President Donald Trump designated Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the FCC and a net-neutrality critic, to be the agency’s new chairman,” The Chicago Tribune reports. […]

Trump Lies

Donald’s Show, Your Dough

January 25, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a stunning break from his signature campaign promise to make Mexico pay for a border wall, Republican President Donald Trump today signed an executive order directing Congress to find domestic funding for the estimated […]