O’Malley slams acting DHS deputy: You cage children for a fascist president

Former Maryland governor and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate forced Ken Cuccinelli to leave Capitol Hill bar Donald Trumps acting deputy secretary of homeland security was called the son of immigrant grandparents who cages children for a fascist president on Wednesday night, by a man who forced him to leave a Capitol Hill bar on Thanksgiving eve. That man was Martin OMalley, former Baltimore mayor, governor of Maryland and candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination asked to leave a restaurant in Virginia. Senior adviser Stephen Miller, the force behind Trumps hardline immigration policies, has been booed at a World Series game in Washington in October. The first lady, Melania Trump, was sent to the Washington Post after the Wednesday night incident …

Who will be the new owner of democracy.com? Domain to go on sale

Sale is a sealed-bid auction, in which each potential buyer is blind to what others offer, but is expected to get $300,000 or more What is democracy worth? Later this month a broadly philosophical question will be put to a material test. On 25 October at 5pm, the web domain democracy.com goes up for auction. The site is currently administered by veteran social activist Talmage Cooley. The advertised price, according to $872m in 2015. But .com domains attached to prestige words are still going for big sums. In June, Voice.com DomainInvesting.com called the Voice.com purchase easily the largest domain name sale of the year and one of the largest pure domain name sales of all time. Fashion.com goes up for …

Democrats try to tempt Trump on guns as Beto beats drum for AR-15 buyback

Pelosi and Schumer speak to president on gun control while Buttigieg and Paul offer contrasting criticism of ORourkes rhetoric Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on Sunday offered Donald Trump a rare and highly symbolic bipartisan win if he can somehow force Republicans in the Senate to enact gun control legislation containing background check measures passed by the House this year. The House speaker and Senate minority leader said they would both join the president at the White House for a historic signing ceremony at the Rose Garden, if he can get Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell to act. That remains highly unlikely: close ties between Republican leaders and the gun rights lobby have led to legislative stasis on gun control …