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Recent articles by Cristina:

Conservatives Rain Hellfire On The Rule Of Law After Mar-A-Lago Raid

News of the FBI’s raid at Trump’s Mar-A-Lago resort has Republicans and conservative commentators’ heads exploding. → Read More

MAGA-Loving AG Hopeful Tied To Election Machine Breach Scheme In Michigan

Matthew DePerno, the Trump-endorsed candidate for Michigan attorney general, spearheaded a plot to seize multiple vote tabulators in pursuit of MAGA election… → Read More

New Pics Provide Receipts Of Trump’s Document Toilet-Flushing Habits

New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman confirmed her disgusting scoop on Trump’s tendency to flush documents down the toilet with photos she shared with Axios, → Read More

System Malfunction: Fox Tries To Attack WH Over Report Showing Massive Job Growth

The Labor Department dropped a surprising monthly jobs report for July on Friday showing that U.S. employers added a whopping 528,000 jobs last month while… → Read More

Surprise! Indicted MAGA Clerk’s $255k Primary Recount Goes Nowhere

Hardline election denier Tina Peters, the indicted Mesa County clerk in Colorado, lost the GOP primary for secretary of state — and lost by a whole lot. → Read More

Sinema Finally On Board, Dems Now Less At Risk Of Heart Attack

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) announced on Thursday that she had reached a deal with her Democratic colleagues on the reconciliation bill for climate investments, drug pricing and taxes. → Read More

Maloney Says Her Remark About Biden Not Running Again Was Just Her ‘Personal Belief’

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) on Wednesday maintained her belief that President Joe Biden won't run for reelection in 2024 days after setting off a firestorm… → Read More

DOJ Sues Navarro To Force Him To Hand Over Official WH Records On Personal Email Account

The Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit against former Trump White House adviser Peter Navarro on Wednesday alleging that he had failed to turn over the records he’d sent and received on account at the end of the Trump administration. → Read More

Eastman Desperately Proposed Using Georgia Senate Runoffs To Prove BS Voter Fraud Claims

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. This is TPM’s Morning Memo. John Eastman emailed Rudy Giuliani on Inauguration Day 2021 proposing that… → Read More

Cipollone Subpoenaed By Federal Grand Jury In Major Development In DOJ Jan. 6 Probe

A federal grand jury investigating the events surrounding the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has subpoenaed former White House counsel Pat Cipollone, the New York Times, CNN and ABC News report. → Read More

Kris Kobach Wins GOP Nod For Kansas Attorney General

Anti-immigration hardliner and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach finally broke his losing streak on Tuesday night after winning the Republican primary for Kansas attorney general. → Read More

Judge Doesn’t Want To See The Inside Of Alex Jones’ Mouth

During the Sandy Hook families’ defamation trial against Alex Jones on Tuesday, the far-right conspiracy theorist offered to show the judge the hole in mouth left by a tooth removal. → Read More

Manchin Presses Sinema A Little Harder On Reconciliation Deal

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) on Tuesday appealed to fellow centrist Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) to get on board with Democrats' reconciliation bill on climate… → Read More

Spooked GOP Senate Leaders Backpedal After Holding Vet Bill Hostage

Clean up on aisle four! Facing overwhelming backlash after tanking a previously-approved veterans health benefits bill (known as the PACT Act) out of spite over… → Read More

Kansans Getting Phony Texts To Trick Them Into Voting Against Abortion Rights

Someone’s sending anonymous texts to Kansas voters urging them to vote “yes” on a constitutional amendment on abortion rights on today’s ballot in the state, which the text falsely claims “will give women a choice.” → Read More

Biden Still Testing Positive For COVID But Feels Well, WH Says

White House physician Kevin O'Connor reported on Monday that President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 again earlier in the day amid his " → Read More

Michigan Sec. Of State Braces For Certification Shenanigans In Primary Elections

With Michigan's Tuesday primaries looming on the horizon, Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson (D) is preparing for the very real possibility that rogue… → Read More

Gaetz On Hot Mic Promised Stone Trump Would Pardon Him

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) on a hot mic reassured indicted Roger Stone in October 2019 that Trump would pardon him if Stone were convicted. → Read More

Indicted MAGA Clerk Pours Quarter Million Dollars Into Recount Gambit

Tina Peters, Colorado's indicted Mesa County clerk and Big Lie acolyte, has had to dig deep into her pockets to drag out the GOP primary for Colorado secretary… → Read More

Top Trump DHS Officials’ Jan. 6 Texts Mysteriously Gone Too

Texts sent and received by ex-President Donald Trump’s acting Homeland Security secretary and acting deputy secretary in the days leading up to Jan. 6 are reportedly missing. → Read More