How to get a promotion in the Trump White House

Stephen Miller, a senior adviser to President Trump, appeared at the White House press briefing on Wednesday to promote Trump’s new plan to drastically limit legal immigration and give preferences to wealthy people who speak English. Under sharp questioning from CNN’s Jim Acosta, Miller responded angrily with arguments … [Read More...]

White House says states are afraid voter fraud commission will show Trump won the popular vote

Clinton won 2.9 million more votes.Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton laughs with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump following their presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. CREDIT: AP Photo/Julio CortezPresident Trump’s commission on voter fraud, known formally as the The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election … [Read More...]

Lacking votes, Senate Republicans cancel vote on Trumpcare

A major setback for Trump and the GOP.President-elect Donald Trump, flanked by his wife Melania and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., gives a thumbs-up while walking on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, after their meeting. CREDIT: AP Photo/Molly Riley)Facing a revolt from both … [Read More...]

The 2-second answer that will come back to haunt Donald Trump

A question of intent.CREDIT: ScreenshotFormer FBI director James Comey is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. But on Wednesday, the committee released a written transcript of his opening statement.Comey’s statement lays out in stark detail his interactions with Trump. Most notably, he describes … [Read More...]

The Eric Trump cover-up

“It is so disgusting what’s happening.”CREDIT: Eric Trump steps off Air Force One as he arrives Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. President Donald Trump and family are returning from his Mar-a-Largo resort in Florida. CREDIT: AP Photo/Alex BrandonOn Tuesday, Forbes reported that Eric … [Read More...]

What Darryl Issa was doing on the roof

A report from the ground.Issa on the roof. CREDIT: @MikeLevinCAMany members of Congress returned home this week to find large numbers of energized and infuriated constituents demanding answers. The large group of voters who assembled outside Rep. Darryl Issa’s (R-CA) office on Tuesday was typical.Issa’s … [Read More...]