Donald Trump met Monday at the White House with the leaders of a number of historically black colleges and universities. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos commemorated the meeting with one of the more bonkersstatements you will ever...Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has dropped out of a fundraiser for an Ohio state senator after learning the lawmaker called the candidate Donald Trump “disgusting” over comments he made about women in the infamous Access Hollywood tape. According to Politico, the very high...
As is his custom on Monday nights, Late Show host Stephen Colbert had to catch up on weekend Donald Trump news, smacking the president around for not knowing “health care could be so complicated,” and for cancelling on the White House Correspondent’s Dinner in April. Noting the...
Washington - Anthem and other US health insurers complained to the White House for more than a year that they were losing money on people who waited to sign up for Obamacare coverage until they were sick. They pleaded with the Obama administration to stem their losses by tightening up on the enrolment rules. Show More Summary
White House press secretary Sean Spicer says the information gathered in the raid "is going to save American lives."
Monday afternoon, the White House posted on its website a news story on an imminent executive order on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), timed to correspond with the end of Black History Month and the Washington visit of many of the schools’ presidents. Show More Summary
On his show Anderson Cooper 360 tonight, the CNN host dealt with Donald Trump’s efforts to crack down on leaks of information (on Russia in particular) from his staff. “White House spokesperson Sean Spicer on orders of the presidentShow More Summary
Trump says Obama is "behind" the protests at GOP town halls and leaks coming from the White House pic.twitter.com/HAPhHIEtzU — Jon Passantino (@passantino) February 28, 2017 President Donald Trump sat down for an interview with “FoxShow More Summary
David Frum says the special prosecutor talk should stop and that a special commission should look into the Trump team's ties to Russia instead. Former Under...
Donald Trump's proposed budget moves are worrying lawmakers on both sides of the aisle, as fear grows his ideas could bankrupt the federal government....
FAKE NEWS, EXPOSED: In an article on the Atlantic website, a former Obama White House staffer explains why she resigned from the Trump White House after only eight days.... Hers was the second story in less than a week in which a government official explained that they’d resigned because of Trump’s policies. […]
Rachel Maddow shows how the Donald Trump White House, in its zeal to tamp down scandal and bad press, can end up opening new lines of inquiry with accidental...
On Monday, Mick Mulvaney, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, did not deny that cuts to entitlements such as Medicare and Social Security could be made in the future, reports The Hill. Read more this | Linking Blogs | Comments
President Trump personally signed off on the surprise phone checks conducted last week by White House press secretary Sean Spicer during an investigation into leaks, sources tell CNN. Trump also approved Spicer’s decision to restrict several media outlets from a [...]
[guest post by Dana] I started to write a post about President Trump’s meeting with leaders of the nation’s historically black universities and colleges at the White House today but I got so distracted by this photo that I lost my train of thought: This isn’t helping your boss, Kellyanne. Appearances matter, optics matter, and […]
Late Show host Stephen Colbert addressed President Donald Trump and his hostile relationship with the media, which hit a new low last week when White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer blocked CNN, NYT, Politico and LAT from an informal...Show More Summary
The proposed Pentagon increase has been criticized in part because White House officials say President Trump will call for a cut to programs that military officials say contribute to global stability.
Fox News tonight aired an excerpt of President Trump's interview with Fox & Friends tomorrow, explaining his decision to skip the White House Correspondents Dinner.
Whenever cable news broadcasts the regular White House press briefings these days, there’s a moment you’re likely to catch if you’re able to maintain interest in the proceedings. Sean Spicer will get animated ? shoutish and emotional ? and begin to weave away from whatever the message of the day might be. Show More Summary
The Senate confirmed billionaire businessman Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary Monday night after two Democratic members seared the White House for refusing to release Ross’s written response to questions about … Click to Continue »