Democratic impeachment managers say they were RIGHT not to call any witnesses

Democratic impeachment managers argued they were right not to call any witnesses after a Senate vote permitted them to do so during Saturday’s trial, which ended up with former President Donald Trump‘s acquittal.  ‘We could have had 500 witnesses and it would have not have overcome the kinds of arguments being made by Mitch McConnell … Read more

Democratic impeachment managers set to have their bid to call witnesses refused by the Senate

Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial will run at least into next week as the Senate gave both sides 16 hours each to make their cases. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell announced a deal on the Senate floor Monday afternoon on how the trial will proceed. The two leaders noted … Read more

President Joe Biden says China’s Xi Jinping doesn’t have a democratic ‘bone in his body’

President Joe Biden signaled he is looking to reset U.S.-China policy from the Trump administration, saying the two nations can avoid a conflict, even as he said Chinese President Xi Jinping as lacking a democratic ‘bone in his body.’ Biden said he didn’t mean the line as criticism – but he leveled as his administration … Read more

Covid lockdowns have seen democratic freedoms decline across the globe

Coronavirus lockdowns have stripped the world of democratic freedoms, with 2020 returning the worst scores in the 15-year history of an annual democracy index. The United Kingdom slipped two places, while France and Portugal joined the US in the ‘flawed democracies’ categories compiled in the Economist’s Democracy Index. Norway, Iceland and Sweden were unchanged at … Read more

UK bans arrivals from Tanzania and Democratic Republic of Congo stop South African strain spreading

UK bans flights from Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo in latest bid to stop South African ‘more vaccine resistant’ Covid strain spreading here The UK will introduce a ban on arrivals from the two African nations from Friday The rule will not apply to returning UK nationals, and those with residency rights  It … Read more

Antifa rioters smash windows at Oregon Democratic Party headquarters in Portland

Federal police deployed tear gas in an attempt to disperse protesters who threw rocks and eggs at the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement building in Portland, Oregon, late on Wednesday night, according to authorities. A crowd of up to 200 people gathered outside the building in the South Waterfront section of the city, where Federal Protective … Read more

Blue for Biden! Sunrise switches to the Democratic colours for inauguration day

Blue for Biden! Sunrise switches to the Democratic colours for inauguration day as Donald Trump departs the White House for the last time By Nicole Douglas For Daily Mail Australia Published: 22:58 GMT, 20 January 2021 | Updated: 22:58 GMT, 20 January 2021 Channel Seven breakfast show Sunrise changed its colour scheme on Thursday to blue … Read more

Democratic congresswoman has positive Covid test after Capitol riots

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman announced she tested positive for COVID and blamed being trapped in a hold during last week’s attack on the Capitol with Republicans who refused to wear face masks Democratic Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman announced Monday she tested positive for COVID and she blamed being trapped in a hold during last week’s … Read more

Democratic congresswoman reveals she has tested positive for COVID after sheltering with Republicans

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman announced she tested positive for COVID and blamed being trapped in a hold during last week’s attack on the Capitol with Republicans who refused to wear face masks Democratic Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman announced Monday she tested positive for COVID and she blamed being trapped in a hold during last week’s … Read more

Zach Braff pitches himself to play Georgia Democratic Senate candidate Jon Ossoff on SNL

All eyes are on the Georgia Senate runoff races after the election on Tuesday, with Zach Braff getting out in front of the race, from an acting standpoint. The 45-year-old actor took to Twitter on Tuesday night, pitching himself to Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels to play Georgia Democratic Senate candidate Jon Ossoff. ‘Lorne. … Read more