Top State Department official says ousting ambassador to Ukraine was a White House priority

Philip Reeker (L) greeting Italian politician Stefano Parisi at a 2016 event at the US consulate in Milan. | Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images Philip Reeker testified about Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch’s removal and withheld military aid in impeachment inquiry hearings Saturday. Philip Reeker, acting assistant secretary in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, became the latest State Department official to testify on Capitol Hill in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump Saturday. Although the…

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Bernie Sanders has an answer to the eternal question, ‘baby how u feelin’

Sen. Bernie Sanders, presumably feelin’ good as hell, at a New York rally with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in October 2019. | Bauzen/GC Images/Getty Images The senator from Vermont just got a bump from Ariana Grande. A promotional tweet became a political sensation Friday; when Sen. Bernie Sanders responded to a tweet from pop star Ariana Grande, the chunk of the internet where feel-good pop music and left-wing politics intersect exploded. Grande, who is featured on…

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