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Franken announces Senate resignation amid sexual misconduct claims

Franken announces Senate resignation amid sexual misconduct claims

Dec. 7 (UPI) — Mired in a growing sexual harassment scandal that saw members of his own party call for his removal, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken said Thursday he’s resigning from Congress. Franken announced his departure on the Senate floor Thursday morning. “Serving in the Senate has been a great honor of my life,” he […]

California Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra moves up resignation after harassment allegations

California Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra moves up resignation after harassment allegations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra announced Monday he will resign “immediately,” one week after multiple women alleged he sexually harassed them. Hours before the Los Angeles Times published a report last week in which six women accused him of making unwanted sexual advances, Bocanegra, D-Pacoima, announced he would resign on Sept. 1, 2018.

Progressives call for replacing Al Franken with Keith Ellison as support for resignation builds

Progressives call for replacing Al Franken with Keith Ellison as support for resignation builds

Progressives aligned with the Bernie Sanders camp called for replacing disgraced Sen. Al Franken with a fellow Minnesota Democrat, Rep. Keith Ellison, as support grew Friday for the senator’s resignation.

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: Sept. 23-29/Day 247-253) Week 36

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Sept. 23-29/Day 247-253) Week 36

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, Sept. 23 (Day 247): Trump criticizes NFL for ‘justifying disrespect’ President Donald Trump sharply criticized National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell for “justifying” the “disrespect” that NFL players show to the United States as a result of protests held during the playing of the national anthem.  “Tell them to stand!” […]

Steve Bannon Out at White House – Submitted Resignation on August 6th

Steve Bannon Out at White House – Submitted Resignation on August 6th

Steve Bannon, White House chief political strategist and adviser to President Donald Trump, was fired from his post Friday afternoon, according to the Drudge Report. The political strategist reportedly submitted his resignation to the president on Aug. 7, The New York Times reports. While it was scheduled for Monday, Bannon’s resignation was delayed in the […]

Injury prompts Oxnard chief financial officer’s resignation, City to reopen recruitment for replacement

Injury prompts Oxnard chief financial officer’s resignation, City to reopen recruitment for replacement

OXNARD, Calif.–City Manager Greg Nyhoff announced the resignation of Chief Financial Officer David Millican, effective Aug. 4, 2016. Millican suffered a serious knee injury that requires immediate surgery. Recovery is expected to take several months. “It’s an unfortunate situation, but I support Mr. Millican in doing what’s best for his health and wish him a […]

Boehner Forced To Resign – an Opportunity to Restore Law and Order

Boehner Forced To Resign – an  Opportunity to Restore Law and Order

 By Tony Passaro   Speaker Boehner’s forced resignation comes as a shock to many in the Washington Establishment. However it comes as no surprise to the America conservative activists that have been critical of Mr. Boehner’s speakership all along… To sum up, Boehner will no longer be speaker because he failed to address the rule […]

Boehner to leave the House and his Leadership role at end of October

Boehner to leave the House and his Leadership role at end of October

Politico: “Embattled Speaker John Boehner, who rose from bartender’s son to the most powerful man in Congress, will retire at the end of October, ending a tumultuous five-year tenure atop the House of Representatives.”   Third in line to the office of President of the United States, House Speaker is considered one of the most powerful […]