Richard Blumenthal

Democrats: Trump Asked Foreign Power to ‘Attack’ Our Elections

Democrat lawmakers on Thursday reacted to the release of the “whistleblower” complaint fueling their party’s latest impeachment effort, calling it a “bombshell,” accusing President Trump of acting like a mob boss, and declaring that the complaint proves the existence of a “coverup.”

Committee chairman Adam Schiff arrives at a hearing featuring Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire testifying before the House Select Committee on Intelligence in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill September 26, 2019 in Washington, DC. The committee questioned Maguire about a recent whistleblower complaint reportedly based …

Report: FTC Fines Facebook $5 Billion for Privacy Violations

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reportedly approved Friday a $5 billion settlement with Facebook following the social media giants’ handling of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. This serves as the largest fine the FTC has given out for privacy violations; however, politicians and activists have said that this fine serves as a “bargain” for Facebook.

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Blumenthal: AG Barr ‘Has an Obligation to Resign’

Wednesday on CNN’s “Situation Room,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) called on Attorney General William Barr to resign over his handling of special counsel Robert Mueller report. Blumenthal said, “What I heard today was continuing evasive, disingenuous, and outright deceptive answers

Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)