This Poll On ‘Medicare For All’ Should Make You Question Polls On Medicare For All

A Medicare for All. Yes, that sounds a little weird. But it’s the biggest takeaway from the new survey, one designed specifically to measure the public’s understanding of how Medicare for All would actually work. It turns out that a lot of people don’t really get it. That lack of awareness could have big implications for the debate over Medicare for All, an idea that has already figured prominently in the Democratic 2020 presidential primaries and is sure to get …

Donald Trump Asks To Re-Do Interview Question Because Someone In The Room Coughs! – Perez Hilton

The president sat down with ABC News’ George StephanopoulosPerhaps that’s why the most interesting part of the interview was when Trump asked for a do-over because The now-viral moment came when the president was discussing his ever-mysterious finances. About halfway through the special, Trump admitted Congress would likely eventually get access to part of his finances, which in part have been kept a big secret from the public throughout his presidency. “They’re after my financial statement. Now, they should be …

Bella Hadid Issues Apology For ‘Racist’ Photo Blunder – Perez Hilton

Bella Hadid is apologizing for an oversight that led to many calling her a racist. The supermodel snapped a now-deleted pic on her Instagram Story which appeared to be taken from the gate area of an airport, showing her heeled boot appearing to balance on planes in the background with United Arab Erimates and Saudi Arabia flags. Comments and posts (below) quickly began circulating using #BellaHadidIsRacist on Twitter, with some angry social media users even tossing their Dior products because …

The US must stand with the people of Hong Kong

But for policies to be effective we must keep in mind how US actions affect the debate within China, where there is vigorous struggle over the countrys future As the United States engages in an increasingly heated debate over policy towards China the fight against Huawei, the trade war, talk of a new cold war the protests in Hong Kong serve as a reminder that there are people in China who are concerned about the same things we are basic …

Trump seeks 2016 magic as he kicks off 2020

Washington (CNN)The President will try to turn back time Tuesday, officially lighting the touch paper on his reelection bid in the embrace of a besotted Florida crowd primed for pure, untamed Donald Trump. Cresting crises overseas, endless scandals, personal feuds, the President’s flattery of tyrants, impeachment talk and an impossible-to-ignore presidency that’s barged into every American’s life in a draining two and a half years will complicate Trump’s narrative this time. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton repeatedly said Trump was temperamentally, …

California Is Shoring Up Obamacare, Even As Trump Is Sabotaging It

Hundreds of thousands and maybe more than a million people in reforms Gavin Newsom and his allies in the state legislature reached over the weekend, California in 2020 will begin offering state-funded health insurance to , reintroduce the for people who don’t have insurance, and offer to people buying coverage on their own. The agreement still needs approval from the full legislature and a signature from Newsom. But despite a few pending issues in non-health parts of the budget, enactment …

Iran will get the blame, but the Gulf of Oman truth is likely a lot murkier

(CNN)As the plumes rise from a brazen attack in the Gulf of Oman, oil brokers and diplomats are panicking about another lurch toward confrontation In the Middle East. With the rescue operation over, questions have turned to why anyone would do this. That’s not as not as straightforward to answer as it looks. Inevitably, similarities have been drawn between Thursday’s attacks and events a month ago, when four ships were targeted near the Emirati port of Furajah. For that, officials …

Border War: Los Angeles officials clash with burbs over homeless ‘dumping’

A view of the homeless camp on the Los Angeles side of Venice Blvd. (Andrew O’Reilly/Fox News) These accusations come amid a damning report to local lawmakers that revealed Los Angeles saw a 16 percent increase in its homeless population over last year – soaring to more than 36,000 people living on the streets and landing a blow to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other city officials working to add more affordable housing and social services. Overall in the …

Rep. Jayapal opens up about her own abortion in op-ed backing abortion rights

Washington (CNN)Rep. Pramila Jayapal on Thursday publicly shared for the first time that she had an abortion more than two decades ago, arguing in a New York Times opinion piece that lawmakers “must commit” to protecting a woman’s right to obtain a legal abortion. She added: “Women should be allowed to choose, and that choice should not be dependent on anyone else’s opinion. I respect the perspectives of friends of mine who do not believe in abortion and say they …

Brexit Party ‘at risk’ of illegal donations

Amounts below that do not have to be declared, but some critics – among them ex-PM Gordon Brown – have said there is no way of telling whether those smaller amounts come from British or foreign sources, and therefore the system may be being abused. How are political parties funded? The Brexit Party topped the polls at last month’s European elections. During the campaign, it said donations of £25 or less had accounted for 90% of its total funding. It …