Lots of stuff has happened in the past couple of weeks while I’ve been in blog bardo. Much of this is real significant stuff with lots of implications. But after all the stress of dealing with web host tech support, right now I’m not up to taking on anything more complicated than beer. Maybe tomorrow. […]
Dozens of Republicans are asking President Trump to reverse Obama-era protections for gays.
How's he doing? White House veterans and scholars discuss lessons learned during Trump's first 100 days.
Right Side Broadcasting, which bills itself as the “Unofficial Version Of Trump TV,” has been forced to issue an apology after one of their on-air personalities went on a racist tirade before calling for the death of CNN personalities. According to Media Matters, RSBN host Nick Fuentes...
Let’s walk through this together: Naked statues of Donald Trump are considered art and should be covered by “freedom of expression.” A crucifix in a jar of urine is considered
Posts shared by two U.S. embassies and the State Department referred to the resort as the "winter White House"
Several embassies of the United States would like you to know about Mar-a-Lago. The one in the United Kingdom is promoting Trump's extravagant resort on its website. The one in Albania, meanwhile, is promoting the place on its Facebook page. Show More Summary
Donald Trump no longer loves WikiLeaks. In fact, the president so expressively does not love with the organization that he endorsed the idea of arresting founder Julian Assange on Friday. Which is weird because the man literally announced, “I love WikiLeaks” at a rally in October. Trump now swears the world… Read more...
Patricia Zengerle at Reuters: Entire U.S. Senate to Go to White House for North Korea Briefing.Top Trump administration officials will hold a rare briefing on Wednesday at the White House for the entire U.S. Senate on the situation in...Show More Summary
Politico reports:With children on stage behind him, Perez told an audience in Las Vegas this weekend that Trump "doesn't give a shit about health care."Perez, President Barack Obama's former labor secretary, made similar comments earlier this year. Show More Summary
CNN's Jim Acosta sparred with Sean Spicer over a possible government shutdown if Democrats don't give Trump money to build his border wall since Trump repeatedly pledged Mexico would pay for it. Spicer replied by saying Trump wants to...Show More Summary
Last year, with Secretary Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee for president, I daydreamed about a Clinton presidency, and how she and her administration would build upon the legacy of President Obama, including unprecedented LGBT progress, in which I had the honor of playing a small part. Known to be a policy wonk, Clinton published... Read more »
Attorney General Jeff Sessions underscored his commitment to such cases amid concerns that they would take a back seat to violent crime and illegal immigration.
A week after Donald Trump told reporters he hoped to "get both" a spending bill and a Trumpcare 2.0 vote—and then pledged an all-caps “TAX REFORM AND TAX REDUCTION" roll out to punctuate his first 100 days in office, press secretary...Show More Summary
The State Department’s promotion of Mar-a-Lago adds to the controversy over the place Donald Trump has spent a quarter of his presidency.
Expanding the U.S. Navy to 355 ships as recommended by military leaders and backed by President Donald Trump would cost some $400 billion more over the next 30 years than the currently planned 308-ship fleet, according to a study released on Monday. The annual cost to build, crew and operate a...
WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the U.N. Security Council must be prepared to impose new sanctions on North Korea as concerns mount that it may test a sixth nuclear bomb as early as Tuesday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Emmanuel Macron hadn’t won anything beyond a shot at a runoff vote against Marine Le Pen, but his remarks to supporters and a subsequent private party Sunday night felt every bit like a victory lap. And the polls strongly suggest those celebrations, while perhaps a tad premature, will...