Bowing to Israeli-Saudi desires, the Trump administration is abusing the U.S. intelligence process to whip up a war fever against Iran, much like George W. Bush did on Iraq, reports ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar. By Paul R. Pillar The…Read more ?
USA Today editorial board: A president who'd all but call a senator a whore is unfit to clean toilets in Obama's presidential library or to shine George W. Bush's shoes. With his latest tweet, clearly implying that a United States senator would trade sexual favors for campaign cash, President Trump has shown he is not fit for office. Show More Summary
Donald Trump and other Republicans often say "Democrat party" instead of "Democratic Party" as an insult. Use of the insult goes back decades, and George W. Bush caused a stir when he used said it in 2007. Intentional or not, Trump's...Show More Summary
USA Today‘s editorial board rips Donald Trump in a new editorial reacting to his sexist attack on Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Wrote Trump in the tweet: “Lightweight Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a total flunky for Chuck Schumer and someone… Read The post USA Today: Trump ‘Not Fit to Clean the Toilets’ in Obama’s Library or Shine George W. Bush’s Shoes appeared first on Towleroad.
David Frum, a former George W. Bush speechwriter and current senior editor at the Atlantic, said Sunday that people should trust the media because they made mistakes. Frum appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources, when he told Brian Stelter: “The mistakes are precisely the reason people should trust the media. Astronomers make mistakes all the time […]
David Frum, former President George W. Bush speechwriter, appeared on CNN's Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter today to discuss media in the age of Trump
HMC Ret sends us a link to MSN which tells the story of sailor Marquie Little who claims that his bunk was vandalized by racists; Marquie Little, 27, an African-American crew member aboard the USS George H.W. Bush aircraft carrier, used a pseudonym to post photos of the slur Nov. 15, the Navy Times reported. […]
What some Texas conservatives are calling the "new battle of the Alamo" has triggered an unlikely, intraparty squabble involving the rising-star scion of one of the nation's most famous political … Click to Continue »
A veteran Republican strategist has claimed Donald Trump is closer to impeachment than most people think. Alex Castellanos, a consultant for seven Republican Presidential bids – including the George W Bush and Mitt Romney campaigns – discussed the latest developments in the Russia probe on ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Show More Summary
Both George W. Bush and Barack Obama went to the AIPAC conference as candidates and promised to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. They both lied. Only Trump came through on his promise. And Obama signed over the holiest Christian and Jewish sites in Jerusalem to radical Islamists. Show More Summary
I wrote about Flynn’s conduct during the transition today: Usually, everyone realizes that the incoming administration has its own prerogatives that deserve respect. When the outgoing administration of George H. W. Bush embarked on the...Show More Summary
After President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990, businesses spent big sums installing wheelchair ramps and clearing impediments that prevented disabled people from... To view the full story, click the title link.
A top White House ethics lawyer who worked for George W Bush has said Donald Trump's lawyer should be disbarred if he wrote the President's tweet implying he knew his National Security Adviser had lied to the FBI. "A lawyer who writes a Tweet like that incriminating a client should be disbarred. Show More Summary
What the paintings by Guantanamo prisoners tell us about our humanity and theirs. Few Americans ever took in the vastness of the prison outsourcing system the administration of George W. Bush set up from Afghanistan to Iraq, Thailand to Poland, the island of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean to Guantánamo Bay in Cuba. Show More Summary
The former chief White House ethics lawyers for Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama wrote a riveting New York Times op-ed following the guilty plea of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. “Prosecutors generally offer favorable plea bargains like this one only when the...
On Morning Edition yesterday, Representative Jeb Hensarling, the chair of the House Financial Services Committee, was interviewed by David Greene. At one point Greene asked him about the Republican tax cut proposal. After blaming President...Show More Summary
Despite having never served on the bench, President Trump's current White House attorney, and the former assistant attorney general under George W. Bush, Gregory Katsas, has been confirmed to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. While never having been a judge might jar some people, the ABA had given......
An article published on Fox News’ website incorrectly stated former President Jimmy Carter died at the age of 93 in a story about George H.W. Bush becoming the longest living president in U.S. history. The article originally claimed Carter and Ronald Reagan died at the same age, according to Snopes. Show More Summary
George H.W. Bush earns the title of longest living president after surpassing the age of 93 years and 166 days.
Fox News incorrectly claimed Sunday that former U.S. President Jimmy Carter had died at the age of 93. It did so while praising another former president, George H.W. Bush, for being the longest-living commander in chief in the country’s history....