As part of an effort to “toughen” his stance against illegal immigration, President Trump is said to be replacing the outgoing L. Francis Cissna with Ken Cuccinelli as the new director of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Cissna sent an email to agency employees Friday evening saying:

”At the request of the President, I submitted my resignation today, effective June 1, 2019.”

That statement would indicate that President Trump has indeed fired the Peruvian-American official.

Cissna’s forced resignation follows a month after President Trump shook up the leadership at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) firing DHS Secretary…


Retired U.S. Army lieutenant general Michael Flynn at a campaign rally for Donald Trump at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

The fact is that Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller says that former Trump aide Michael Flynn’s “early cooperation was particularly valuable.” Could it be that Flynn is actually redeemable?

Not likely as Flynn is among the worst of the worst.

During the transition between the Obama and incoming Trump administration in 2016, Donald Trump’s appointment of Michael Flynn as National Security Advisor was jarring. It was a blatant “fuck you” to Obama who had fired Flynn years before. We can say this with confidence because in a report by POLITICO, during a 90-minute meeting with Obama:

“Obama forcefully told Trump to…


Candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador​ wearing presidential sash defying rival’s election in 2016. [Image via YouTube]

(ReverbPress) — Thus far it looks like the leftist candidate for Mexico’s next president might have the election in the bag. This is especially refreshing as a counterpuncher in Mexico who can take on Trump is sorely needed.

Jon Mark

I wake up and write for @DailyKOS, @BlastingNews, @LibAmericaOrg and the @CommonsDune network, and then I sleep like the dead.

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