Supreme Court Votes 9-0 to Allow Part of Trump’s Travel Ban to Proceed

The Straight Scoop: The Supreme Court has reversed the decision of lower courts, and the 4th and 9th circuit of appeals, and has voted to allow portions of the President's Executive Order to proceed. The Executive Order called for suspending entry to nationals from residents of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days to allow for a review of the current vetting system. The order will take effect 72 hours after the ruling.

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testifies Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

The Straight Scoop: Federal and congressional investigators, including the Senate Intelligence Committee and FBI, are reviewing a meeting between Senior Advisor to President Trump (and son-in-law), Jared Kushner and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov that took place in December of 2016 White House spokeswoman Hope Hicks stated the meeting was arranged at the request of Sergey […]

James Comey Testifies Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

The Straight Scoop: Federal and congressional investigators, including the Senate Intelligence Committee and FBI, are reviewing a meeting between Senior Advisor to President Trump (and son-in-law), Jared Kushner and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov that took place in December of 2016 White House spokeswoman Hope Hicks stated the meeting was arranged at the request of Sergey […]

Trump and the Paris Climate Accord

The Straight Scoop: Federal and congressional investigators, including the Senate Intelligence Committee and FBI, are reviewing a meeting between Senior Advisor to President Trump (and son-in-law), Jared Kushner and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov that took place in December of 2016 White House spokeswoman Hope Hicks stated the meeting was arranged at the request of Sergey […]