Tag: President of the United States

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Daily Kos Recommends: Buried 19-year-old memo indicates special counsel Mueller might have authority to indict Trump Daily Kos Recommended  Buried 19-year-old memo indicates special counsel Mueller might have authority to indict Trump It’s slowly dawning on Republicans that Trump just might be the worst president ever Why Trump’s “leak” […]

10 Things To Know: July 22nd, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday, telling President Trump he “vehemently disagreed with the appointment” of Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director earlier Friday. Trump reportedly asked Spicer to stay on, […]

Day’s Best Articles: July 21st, 2017

From The Week.Com: Day’s Best Articles: JEVALANGE White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigns KIMBERLYALTERS Maxine Waters congratulates Sean Spicer for having ‘more guts than Jeff Sessions’ BECCASTANEK A look back at all of the words Sean Spicer accidentally invented BECCASTANEK Sean Spicer’s tenure as press secretary was […]

HuffPost Politics: July 19th, 2017

HuffPost Politics: Trump’s old words come back to bite him. Republicans Have A Way Out Of Their Health Care Mess: Working With Democrats Efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act have collapsed again, although it’s difficult to tell whether Senate Republicans will keep trying to find some way of passing legislation or whether they will […]

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Daily Kos Recommends: The President is a traitor. Daily Kos Recommended  The President is a traitor Trump tries to distract from son’s collusion with Russia in a series of moronic tweets Former Bush ethics lawyer: Donald Jr. may have committed an act of treason The GOP Senate comes back […]

HuffPost Politics: July 7th, 2017

HuffPost Politics: What we know about Trump’s meeting with Putin. Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin Meet At G-20 Summit President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin met Fridayat the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, marking the first face-to-face meeting between the two heads of state.  Trump said that he and Putin discussed “various […]

HuffPost Morning Email: July 5th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: This new North Korean missile could hit the U.S. By Lauren Weber Wednesday, July 5 OFFICIALS CONFIRM NORTH KOREA’S SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH OF INTERCONTINENTAL BALLISTIC MISSILE THAT COULD HIT U.S. The Pentagon said the U.S. is “prepared to defend ourselves and our allies and to use the full range of […]

HuffPost Morning Email: July 3rd, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: The fallout from Trump’s CNN tweet. By Lauren Weber Have a wonderful 4th of July. The Morning Email will return Wednesday! Monday, July 3 FALLOUT FROM TRUMP’S CNN TWEET The outrage in response to President Donald Trump tweeting a video of him beating up a man whose head has been replaced by the CNN logo on Sunday was […]

HuffPost Politics: June 30th, 2017

HuffPost Politics: Trump goes after “Morning Joe” again. Donald Trump Goes After ‘Morning Joe’ Again President Donald Trump again criticized MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” just one day after tweeting attacks at hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. In an op-ed published by The Washington Post on Friday, Scarborough and Brzezinski addressed their ongoing feud with […]

Mika Brzezinski Responds To Trump

Mika Brzezinski: Donald Trump‘s Attack Is ‘Really Sad For Our Country’ MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski made her first on-air comments about President Donald Trump’s Twitter rant against her, saying Trumps remarks are “really sad for our country.” From The Huffington Post.Com By Paige Lavender: MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski made her […]

HuffPost Morning Email: June 30th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: The fallout from Trump’s Twitter attack on Mika Brzezinski. By Lauren Weber Friday, June 30 BITTER TWEET SYMPHONY After the president hurled a sexist insult at TV host Mika Brzezinski on Twitter Thursday morning, outrage was swift.Fox News hosts were appalled and brought up how the tweet contradicted Melania Trump‘s platform of cyberbullying, while Anderson Cooper used the president’s […]

10 Things To Know: June 30th, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Trump’s watered down travel ban takes effect Parts of President Trump’s travel ban took effect Thursday evening, tightening already strict visa policies toward travelers from six Muslim-majority nations. The restrictions, slated to last three months, started at 8 p.m. The administration promised an orderly transition, unlike […]

Daily Business Briefing: June 26th, 2017

From The Week.Com: Daily Business Briefing:  1. Troubled air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy Japanese auto-component maker Takata Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday, after failing to bounce back from its massive air bag inflator recalls. The company’s defective inflators, which can explode and blast shrapnel […]

10 Things To Know: June 25th, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Senate health-care bill faces broad opposition Conservative opponents of the GOP‘s health-care proposal in the Senate labeled the ObamaCare replacement package “ObamaCare lite,” but the bill is taking fire from the center and left, too. A group of moderate Republican […]

10 Things To Know: June 23rd, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Republicans unveil Senate bill to replace ObamaCare Senate Republicans on Thursday released their long-awaited proposal to replace ObamaCare. The 142-page bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid and the elimination of the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate to acquire health insurance. […]

10 Things To Know: June 21st, 2017

From The Week.Com: 10 Things To Know:  1. Handel defeats Ossoff in special election win for Republicans Republican Karen Handel won Georgia’s special House election on Tuesday, defeating Democrat Jon Ossoff in the most expensive House race in history. Ossoff, a political newcomer, received $25 million in contributions […]

The Week’s Speed Read

From The Week.Com:   Carrie Fisher‘s death attributed to drug use plus ‘sleep apnea and other causes’ 8:26 a.m.   7 U.S. sailors are still missing after a collision at sea 8:03 a.m.   Office of Government Ethics releases Trump’s financial disclosure report June 16, 2017   FBI […]

HuffPost Morning Email: June 15th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: Scalise still in critical condition following shooting. By Lauren Weber Thursday, June 15 HOUSE MAJORITY WHIP STEVE SCALISE STILL IN CRITICAL CONDITION A lone gunman injured six after opening fire early Wednesday at a GOP baseball practice for the annual congressional baseball game. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is still […]