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Analysis | The military spends five times as much on Viagra as it would on transgender troops’ medical care

Donald Trump claimed he doesn't want transgender people serving anywhere in the military because of "tremendous medical costs." It's peculiar then that he's not crying out to cut coverage for erectile dysfunction treatments that cost the Defense Department 10 times more than transgender-related care would. Viagra alone costs the military over $40 million a year. I wonder... 🤔 Analysis...

Trump administration threatens retribution against Alaska over Murkowski health votes

These are MOB TACTICS. Trump's administration is threatening the people of Alaska to vote his way. Trump administration threatens retribution against Alaska over Murkowski health votesOn the line: nominations of Alaskans to Interior Department posts, the King Cove road and future Arctic drilling opportunities.

Foxconn Says It Plans to Build Factory in Wisconsin, Adding 3,000 Jobs

FOR THE RECORD: Trump is claiming credit for bringing 3,000 Foxconn (the major supplier to Apple) jobs to the U.S., going so far as to say, "If I didn’t get elected, he definitely wouldn’t be spending $10 billion” ("he" being the chairman of Foxconn). While he can take credit for negotiating the specifics of the deal...

Why the Scariest Nuclear Threat May Be Coming from Inside the White House

Yikes. Don't read this if you hope to sleep tonight. Why the Scariest Nuclear Threat May Be Coming from Inside the White HouseDonald Trump’s secretary of energy, Rick Perry, once campaigned to abolish the $30 billion agency that he now runs, which oversees everything from our nuclear arsenal to the electrical grid. The department’s budget is now on the...

BREAKING: Department of Justice Argues Civil Rights Act Does Not Protect ‘Homosexuals’

Wait, WHAT? DOJ brief claims sexual orientation discrimination is not sex discrimination. BREAKING: Department of Justice Argues Civil Rights Act Does Not Protect 'Homosexuals'Jeff Sessions' DOJ Argues Sexual Orientation Discrimination Is Not Sex Discrimination

UK military chiefs tweet praise for transgender troops after Trump comments

UK military chiefs tweet praise for transgender troops after Trump comments"So proud of our transgender personnel."

Senate rejects repeal-only ObamaCare plan

A win—for the time being. They'll try again, but for now we can thank Republican Senators John McCain (Ariz.), Lamar Alexander (Tenn.), Shelley Moore Capito (W.Va.), Susan Collins (Maine), Dean Heller (Nev.), Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) and Rob Portman (Ohio) for breaking with their party and joining all Democrats and independents in voting no. Senate rejects repeal-only ObamaCare planSenators on...

Trent Reznor: Donald Trump Is ‘Vulgar, Grotesque Dope’

"It's tough, because the president of the United States is a complete fucking moron" -- Trent Reznor Trent Reznor: Donald Trump Is 'Vulgar, Grotesque Dope'Trent Reznor called Donald Trump "a complete fucking moron" who doesn't believe in science in a new interview.

The Bogus Rationale for Trump’s Trans Military Ban Is Some Bigoted Bullshit

"This is a hate move. There is no explanation but hate. How does pulling a few thousand Americans out of the military make our country safer?" The Bogus Rationale for Trump's Trans Military Ban Is Some Bigoted BullshitOn today’s date in 1948, President Harry Truman desegregated the American military with an executive order. On the same date almost 70...

U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians

¯_(ツ)_/¯ U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comediansU.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry optimistically discussed expanding American coal exports to Ukraine and other energy matters during a lengthy phone call this month with a Russian prankster who Perry thought was Ukraine's prime minister.