Adam Schiff Closes Impeachment Trial with Rant Against Trump: ‘Decency Matters’

February 3, 2020   By Joel Pollak, Breitbart Political News

Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) closed his side’s argument for the removal of President Donald Trump with a rambling rhetorical assault on the president.

Unwittingly, perhaps, Schiff’s valediction recalled the Army-McCarthy hearings, when lawyer Joseph Welch finally put an end to the overly intrusive investigations of Sen. Joe McCarthy (R-WI) into alleged communist influence in the U.S. government. “You’ve done enough. Have you no sense of decency, sir? At long last, have you left no sense of decency?” Welch said.   More…

Iowa caucus results much slower than expected, state Democratic Party quality controlling

February 3, 2020  By Maura Barrett and Daniel Arkin, NBC News

Returns from the Iowa caucuses were much slower than expected on Monday night as the Iowa State Democratic Party said it was working on quality controlling results from the presidential caucuses.

The party said it would release information about the results as soon as it passes quality control, adding that it was taking additional steps out of an abundance of caution.  More…

Rush Limbaugh’s boyhood experience with cancer in his family inspired him to raise millions for a cure

February 3, 2020   By Greg Wilson, Fox News

Fans of Rush Limbaugh, who announced Monday he has advanced lung cancer, may recall a gripping story the talk radio king once shared from his childhood that would inspire him to raise some $50 million to fight the very disease now stalking him.

Limbaugh, who held annual “cure-a-thons” for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on his widely heard radio program from 1990-2016, told listeners four years ago how he became driven to help fund cancer research. While a young boy, Limbaugh explained, he heard his father, also named Rush, talking in the family’s Cape Girardeau, Mo., kitchen with a cousin named Rusby. The houseguest was a doctor and he was stricken with cancer, his voice reduced to a rasp.  More…

Top 8 Reasons Trump Already Won Impeachment

Originally published January 30, 2019   By Mollie Hemingway, The Federalist
Whether the senators put the trial out of its misery this week or drag it on for months, the outcome is a foregone conclusion. Here are the eight big reasons Trump won impeachment.
President Donald Trump will not be removed from office following his impeachment by the House of Representatives and a trial in the Senate. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has reportedly told colleagues they have the votes to finish things this week.  More…