Legislation Alert: “Defending American Security From Kremlin Aggression Act”
It’s been more than two years since we got the first signs that a foreign government was engaged in a sprawling hacking and disinformation attack against America. We now know, beyond any doubt, that those attacks were directed by Russian Preside
Colluding With a Foreign Power to Win an Election is Wrong
With more and more revelations calling into question the president’s insistence that there was “no collusion” between his campaign and Russian operatives, the president’s lawyers are now resorting to the bizarre argument that collusion sim
DELIVERED: More Than 22,000 Petitions to Protect Mueller Delivered to Congress
For months we’ve warned of increased threats to the independence of Robert Mueller’s investigation into Moscow’s attacks on our democracy and potential Trump campaign involvement. President Trump has made it clear that he wants to stop the investigation, and his desperation grows as it involves his business partners, campaign staff and family.
Urgent Action Needed: Call Congress to Protect the Mueller Investigation
As Mueller’s investigation moves closer to Trump’s business dealings and campaign, the President will stop at nothing to sabotage the Special Counsel’s work. Trump falsely claims his moves are “good for democracy” even while making it clear he has a vendetta against the DOJ and the FBI.
SUR’s Statement on the President’s Decision to Not Release the Democrat Intel Committee Memo
Tonight, President Donald Trump eliminated any doubt as to his eager support for Devin Nunes’ misinformation campaign intended to discredit investigations into the president’s ties to Moscow. In refusing to release the Democratic Intelligence Committee memo, despite unanimous support by the Intel Committee GOP, he has shown that the entire exercise is a farce designed to mislead, distract, and undermine the investigations.
KEY POINTS: What to Know About the Nunes Memo
After weeks of hype and hyperbole on the Nunes Memo, what we got was a lot of sizzle, no steak. But the PR blitz by Nunes, the Administration, and other GOP leaders is trying to sell a partisan and misleading memo. Arm yourself with some facts and key points, courtesy of Stand Up Republic.
Words Matter: When the President’s Attacks on the Press Inspire Others to Act
“Fake news. I’m coming to gun you all down.”
These were the words uttered by a Michigan man as he called CNN’s headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. “I’m smarter than you, more powerful than you. I have more guns than you. More manpower. Your cast is about to get gunned down in a matter of hours,” he said.
Statement on Putin’s Arrest of Opposition Leader Alexey Navalny
Earlier today, Vladimir Putin took yet another extraordinary step away from democracy and toward dictatorship by arresting his last remaining legitimate political opponent, Alexey Navalny. Although Putin already ensures his electoral victories through farcical vote counts and fixed poll results, the arrest of his opposition shows just how fearful and jealous he is of his power.