Jonathan Blitzer on a week of failed efforts to find a deal on DACA and immigration in the Senate, which will satisfy Stephen Miller, President Trump, and other hard-liners.
The CatholicVote Radio Hour, Episode 22: CRTV White House Correspondent Jon Miller, Ascension’s Josh Rudegeair, and CatholicVote’s Joshua Mercer join host Stephen Herreid to talk about whether Lefty love for Kim Yo-jong could scare sane liberals Right, how Amazon is censoring Catholic book ads, and how judicial usurpation has gummed up the works of immigration [...]
Republicans who dutifully carry out the wishes of President Trump, adviser Stephen Miller and the rest of the anti-immigrant crowd managed to dash hopes for a bipartisan agreement to spare hundreds of thousands of “dreamers” from deportation. Show More Summary
An Arkansas Republican slammed his South Carolina counterpart on Thursday for “bullying” White House adviser Stephen Miller over his role in the immigration debate. The Washington Examiner reported that Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) was referencing Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) in a tweet he...
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A second White House staffer has resigned following accusations of domestic abuse. David Sorensen, who worked with top advisor Stephen Miller as a speechwriter, left earlier today after his former wife accused him of abuse during their...Show More Summary
“You can’t put words in a president’s mouth.” I don’t know how many times I’ve said that, mostly because I thought it was true. During my time as an Obama speechwriter, my goal was simple: write something 90 percent as good as the president would if he had the time. Show More Summary
By Timothy L. O’Brien The president of the United States will stand in the chamber of the House of Representatives this evening and read a speech that one of his aides, Stephen Miller, has prepared for him. If Donald Trump follows an annual tradition, he’ll assure the legislators, justices, military leaders and cabinet members gathered to […]
The SPLC reports: Richard Spencer — a figurehead for the white nationalist “alt-right” — praised Trump’s senior policy advisor Stephen Miller for pushing the president further to the right on immigration. Speaking on his “Alt-Right”Show More Summary
I have tried to resist Fisking this op-ed by Ross Douthat, but I can’t resist. Whole post after the jump to avoid lowering AngryBear relevance index. “The Necessity of Stephen Miller” (title chosen by an editor not Douthat) He writes negotiations “have mostly taken place between people who are fundamentally in agreement on immigration,” who […]
Who is the obstructionist ghoul that is actually responsible for shutting the government down? We summon you to meet Trump's Ear-Whisperer-in-Chief, Stephen Miller.
It’s the Trump initiative nobody likes. Yesterday the Trump Administration ran an “immigration framework,” probably cobbled together by the clueless Stephen Miller, up the flagpole. Nobody saluted. From the Right, from National Review — “The Art of the Choke.” “The amnesty and chain migration components are fatally flawed,” it says. Via Mother Jones I found […]
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Is Miller manipulating Trump? Not at all; he’s enabling the president’s true, racist self. It’s a love match. Surprising absolutely no one, after a weekend of negotiations that went nowhere, the Senate voted to kick the DACA can down the road for another three weeks and the government reopened on Tuesday morning. Show More Summary
Advisers like Stephen Miller and Tom Cotton are feeding Trump’s racism, because they know what’s in his heart. In May of last year, President Donald Trump said, "our country needs a shutdown." Over the weekend he got his wish. AfterShow More Summary
NEW POLL SAYS ITS LINDSEY GRAHAM, NOT STEPHEN MILLER, OUT OF TOUCH: The results of new Harvard CAP/Harris Poll are likely to shock South Carolina’s often-mirthful Lindsey Graham, but not to anybody who actually listens to Heartland America, somebody like the Trump White House senior aide. That’s the lead for LifeZette’s Brendan Kirby but he’s […]
GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham (S.C.) warned on Sunday that the White House staff is undercutting President Trump and Congress's ability to get a deal on immigration. "Every time we have a proposal it is only yanked back by staff members. As...Show More Summary
Now that Steve Bannon has left, perhaps one of the most polarizing figures in President Donald Trump's White House is senior policy adviser Stephen Miller. At 32-years-old, he's been a rising star on the far right for years, making headlines...Show More Summary
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham has turned on Donald Trump's administration, blaming senior White House adviser Stephen Miller for the lack of progress towards ending the ongoing government shutdown. "He's been an outlier for years," he said of Mr Miller. Show More Summary