Trump Allies Flood Airwaves to Defend the President

January 16, 2018

Donald Trump’s allies turned out in force to defend the president from declarations in a brand-new journal that he’s seen by aides and confidants as unfit for agency, with CIA Director Mike Pompeo saying he’s found the president “engaged.” Trump is an” avid consumer” of the CIA’s daily intellect briefing, Pompeo said on “Fox News Sunday,” his first appearance on a Sunday political talk show since August. ” We talk…


Trump Says Bannon Lost His Mind After Leaving White House

January 10, 2018

President Donald Trump denounced his former top strategist, Steve Bannon, on Wednesday in a dramatic breaking from the man regarded as an architect of Trump’s populist campaign. ” When he was fired, he not only lost his position, he lost his head ,” Trump said in a statement issued after the publication of excerpts of a brand-new volume in which Bannon criticizes the president and his family.” Now that he…


Steve Bannon Issues Apology as Trump Allies Flood the Airwaves

January 9, 2018

Former White House director strategist Stephen Bannon issued a lengthy apology to Donald Trump and members of their families as several of the president’s allies spoke out against an explosive brand-new book that conjured doubts about the former real estate developer’s fitness for office. In a statement first reported by the political website Axios and likewise is available to Bloomberg, Bannon, who left the White House in August, said Trump’s…


Warren Asks Trump If Hes Trying to Slut-Shame Gillibrand

January 8, 2018

President said on Twitter. Another disgusting tweet from Thin-Skinned Donald Trump. This male got a problem, plain and simple. He lashes out at women and doesn’t seem to be able to control his impulses. For the good of the nation, he should delete his account. https :// 0aoBA1ze8i — Sen Dianne Feinstein (@ SenFeinstein) December 12, 2017 Schumer told reporters that Trump’s Twitter attack on Gillibrand” was nasty, unbecoming…


Democrat Doug Jones Defeats GOPs Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

January 8, 2018

Democrat Doug Jones delivered a stunning upset win to Republican Roy Moore in a U.S. Senate race in deep-red Alabama that had separated the GOP even before its controversial nominee was accused of inappropriate conduct with teenage girls. Jones won with 49.9 percentage of the voting rights to Moore’s 48.4 percent, with all precincts reporting, the Associated Press said. Moore, nonetheless, didn’t immediately acknowledge and his campaign director, Bill Armistead,…


Obama Tops Trump as Most Admired, Gallup Poll of Americans Finds

January 7, 2018

Gallup poll find, celebrating the first time since 2008 when a sitting chairwoman didn’t win the annual commendation. Hillary Clinton, meanwhile, is the woman Americans most admire for the 16 th time in a row. It was a close race. Seventeen percent of those surveyed named Obama as the man they most admire, to 14 percentage for Trump. To no astound, there was a wide partisan divide, with 35 percent…


Trump’s Wish for Peace Follows a Weekend of Twitter Needling

January 6, 2018

President Donald Trump’s Christmas wishes include a peaceful America, he said while taking phone calls from children tracking the world trips of Santa’s sleigh — although the president’s social-media activities showed otherwise. ” I think we want armistice. What do you think? Peace for the two countries ,” Trump told a young boy.” We’ve got prosperity. Now we want peace ,” the president said taking children’s calls from the gilded…


Flake: Someone in GOP Will Challenge Trump in Primary, If Not Me

December 28, 2017

President Donald Trump is likely to face a challenge from an independent candidate, and maybe a fellow Republican, if he passes for a second word, as voters thirst for a more centrist alternative, said Senator Jeff Flake. ” If the president is running for re-election, if he continues on the direction that he’s on, that’s gonna leave a huge swath of voters looking for something else ,” said the Arizona…


McConnell Calls on Moore to Step Aside If Allegations Are True

November 24, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and a growing index of other Republican lawmakers called for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore to withdraw from the race if allegations are substantiated that he initiated a sexual encounter with a 14 -year-old girl virtually four decades ago. ” If these allegations are true, Roy Moore should step aside for all the obvious reasons ,” McConnell, who backed Moore’s opponent in the Republican primary,…


Trump Jr. Hinted at Review of Anti-Russia Law, Moscow Lawyer Says

November 22, 2017

A Russian lawyer who met with President Ziff Brother Investments LLC invested in Russia with Browder employing offshore entities, Veselnitskaya has said. Magnitsky died in a Moscow prison in 2009 after uncovering what he said was a tax fraud that diverted $230 million of Russian commonwealth funds into the pockets of a handful of civil servant. The 2012 U.S. statute named after him incensed the Kremlin, which then censored adoptions…


Trump Slams Campaign Adviser Papadopoulos as a Proven Liar

November 15, 2017

President The Latest: Mueller’s Opening Moves Show Focus on Trump-Russia Collusion Lawyers for Papadopoulos, Thomas Breen and Robert Stanley, said in a statement Monday that it was in their client’s own best interest that they” be prohibited from provide comments on George’s case .” Under the plea arrangements with prosecutors, he’s likely to serve no more than six months and may avoid prison altogether. Trump quoth Papadopoulos as one of…


Mueller Raises Pressure on Trump With Papadopoulos-Russia Link

November 14, 2017

The first costs unsealed in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of the presidential election hint a sweeping investigation, but one focus is clear: He’s building a occurrence that Donald Trump’s campaign was in close touch with Russian officials who aimed to defeat Hillary Clinton. That hypothesis begins with a cooperating witness, George Papadopoulos, a 30 -year-old junior foreign-policy adviser to the Trump campaign who pleaded guilty to lying to the…


Mnuchin Says Its Very Hard Not to Give Tax Cuts to the Wealthy

November 8, 2017

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in an interview written Wednesday that the Republican excise design will include infringes for the wealthy, a rhetorical reversal that belies President told CNBC that Trump wanted” no absolute excise slouse for the upper class ,” which stimulated Democrat to label that promise the” Mnuchin Rule .” In the ensuing months, Mnuchin softened that promise in public statements — in June, he


Trump Campaign Raising Money Off Pence Walking Out of NFL Game

November 6, 2017

President Donald Trump’s seam fundraising committee sent an email Monday asking donors to show support for Vice President Mike Pence’s decision to denounced NFL musicians who kneel during the national anthem in objection of police barbarism, saying that the conference would” last year started current trends of kneeling during the national anthem in protest of what he said was systemic mistreatment of blacks by law enforcement. Kaepernick, who four years…


Google, Facebook, Twitter Scramble to Hold Washington at Bay

October 31, 2017

Last month, Google summoned about 200 staff from around the world for the purposes of an annual policy meeting. One agenda item was different this time: How to deal with the sudden drumbeat of bawls in the U.S. to govern the company for being too big. The two-day retreat in Monterey, California, where employees from the $682 billion company plied Washington policy experts with questions about the pros and cons…


Under Trump, Made in America Is Losing Out to Russian Steel

October 30, 2017

Four periods after his inauguration, Donald Trump signed a handful of executive memos to advance the Keystone XL pipeline and revive the U.S. steel industry. He invited builder TransCanada Corp . to reapply for work permits denied by Barack Obama and ordered up fast-track principles forcing not only Keystone but likewise all brand-new U.S. pipelines to be made from American sword.” From now on, we’re going to be constructing pipe…


AT&T’s DirecTV Is Giving Refunds on NFL Packages Due to Protests

October 23, 2017

Subscribers to AT& T Inc.’s DirecTV NFL Sunday Ticket who want to cancel the service because of football players’ national anthem complains can get refunds, is in accordance with customer services representatives. The protests, which started with some players kneeling during the course of its anthem to protest racial inequality, has expanded to squads and even proprietors relating limbs in a show of unity. The questions has been exaggerated by…