The web was abuzz on Sunday afternoon over classified ads reportedly recruiting “minorities” to “hold pro-Trump signs, cheer on command, and show diversity.” “Someone is posting ads on Craigslist advertising for minority actors to come to Donald Trump’s rally in...
“The Trump administration has decided to disband the federal advisory panel for the National Climate Assessment, a group aimed at helping policymakers and private-sector officials incorporate the government’s climate analysis into long-term planning,” the Washington Post reports.
Recently departed White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has referred to the Trump administration as the most divided in history. Read more...
Steve Bannon is still licking some wounds.
Recent events in Charlottesville and the stream of deflections and false moral equivalences from the White House accentuate the fact that we are now dealing with a president who only cares about power. Many of the Trump tactics we are...Show More Summary
The Washington Post reports: The Trump administration has decided to disband the federal advisory panel for the National Climate Assessment, a group aimed at helping policymakers and private-sector officials incorporate the government’s climate analysis into long-term planning. Show More Summary
Raw Story reports: Fox News host Leland Vittert revealed on Sunday that President Donald Trump had refused to let anyone from his administration appear on the network. During a segment about Trump’s outgoing chief strategist Steve Bannon, Vittert noted that only Trump surrogates from outside the administration would discuss the staff shakeup. Show More Summary
The statement from the Treasury secretary, who is Jewish, was perhaps the most vociferous defense of the president from within his administration.
Donald Trump's ousted chief strategist Steve Bannon has spoken out against divisions in the White House, claiming "no administration in history has been so divided among itself". Within hours of leaving the Trump administration, Mr Bannon...Show More Summary
WELL, THAT’S WHAT HE WAS ELECTED TO DO: The Trump administration just disbanded a federal advisory committee on climate change. Related: Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Sequel sold $163 worth of tickets per screen last night. Which makes sense — why increase your carbon footprint to drive to the movies?
Fox News host Leland Vittert revealed on Sunday that President Donald Trump had refused to let anyone from his administration appear on the network. During a segment about Trump’s outgoing chief strategist Steve Bannon, Vittert noted that only Trump surrogates from outside the administration...
Hell Hath No Fury Like a Bannon Scorned Former White House chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon has declared the Trump administration the most divided in history, as reports emerge that he’s eyeing the launch of a populist right TV network to rival Fox News. Speaking to the Washington Post...
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday he is satisfied with how the administration formulated its new Afghanistan war strategy. But he refused to talk about the new policy until it was disclosed by President Donald Trump. Continue reading ? The post Mattis tight-lipped on new Afghanistan war strategy appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Counselors are starting earlier than usual to encourage enrollment in Obamacare, even as the Trump administration works against them.
Yet more evidence that the White House is uninterested in acknowledging or planning for the threat of climate change.
"Bannon the Barbarian" has been spending a lot of time talking to reporters since being fired by President Donald Trump on Friday. During an interview with Bloomberg, his first after being relieved of his duties as Trump’s chief strategist...Show More Summary
Axios reports: We talked to a half dozen senior administration officials, who range from dismayed but certain to stay, to disgusted and likely soon to leave. They all work closely with Trump and his senior team so, of course, wouldn’t talk on the record. Show More Summary
By John Walcott and Steve Holland WASHINGTON/BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's ouster of chief strategist Steve Bannon is unlikely to mark the abandonment of the administration's "America First" agenda that has unnerved investors and trade partners and split the White House into nationalist and globalist camps. Show More Summary
Donald Trump seems to be missing some sort of a regulator that prevents him from simply saying what temporarily happens to be on his mind. That made it inevitable that he would treat his audience to a regular stream of faux pas. However, I think both the degree and severity of the mess may be […]
The simplicity of how CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin decided to recount on Friday the "incredibly significant events" surrounding the Trump administration during the past four weeks, by noting them as a visual list scrolled by, was a good strategy for highlighting the insane vastness of that 40-item list. While everything Baldwin recounts happened within the...