Will Republicans Lose Their Majority in Congress? Ask Pyongyang

Americans are anxiously waiting to see if the midterm congressional elections this November will chip away at President Donald Trump’s power in Washington. So is North Korea. North Korean officials are monitoring the midterm elections closely, wary that setbacks for Trump’s Republican Party could hamper…

WATCH: Orrin Hatch shoos away sexual assault survivors in the Senate

Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) reminded Americans why they have such a high approval of Congress on Thursday, when he shooed away a group of sexual assault survivors with his hand and told them to “grow up.” A video, first posted to Twitter by Scott Hechinger of…

Only 40% Of Americans Say The Media ‘Understands People Like Them’

While few Americans have high levels of trust in professional news organizations, a close look at Americans’ expectations of and relationship with the news media offers a more nuanced view. Overall, most Americans expect the news they get will be largely accurate. Yet, most also…

Nassar victims on Kavanaugh confirmation: It ‘would invalidate my identity as a survivor’

Last Thursday, millions of Americans watched Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee about one night in high school, when she alleges that current Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her during a house party. For the approximately 20…

Brett Kavanaugh makes it clear that the Court’s credibility takes a back seat to his own comfort

Once upon a time, there was a group of Americans who called themselves “small-c conservatives.” And within that group, there were various credos, among them the sacred belief that the U.S. Constitution’s capacity to shepherd a large, complex nation through almost any crisis was limitless….

1 in 4 Americans buy Trump’s Puerto Rico death toll conspiracy theory

Roughly 25 percent of Americans believe in a conspiracy pedaled recently by President Donald Trump that the Hurricane Maria death toll was over-reported, according a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. Following an extensive report conducted by researchers at George Washington University, the Puerto Rican government revised it’s…

47% of Americans Say Trump Should Be Removed from Office

–A new poll shows that 47% of Americans believe President Donald Trump should be removed from office https://www.msnbc.com/brian-williams/watch/new-poll-47-of-america-says-trump-should-be-removed-from-office-1319260739736 -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow the show on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidpakmanshow/ -Discuss on our…

Man With Health Insurance Charged $109k After Heart Attack

The high cost of medical care is giving some Americans sticker shock. Annual health care spending in the U.S. is estimated to be $3.5 trillion. Hospital costs make up almost a third of that total. Yet there are often many inconsistencies when it comes to…

California’s cash bail reform has a couple big problems

One in eight Americans will be freed from the scourge of criminalized poverty starting next year, after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a law to end the cash bail system in California this week. The new law, which is set to take effect in October…