Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) criticized President Donald Trump’s refusal to directly condemn the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend, instead choosing to blame “many sides.”
“We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides ― on many sides,” Trump said Saturday.
Harris, however, doesn’t agree.
“And as the country grappled with this tragedy, we were told... Read more
The agency says the move has had no impact on security.
It looks like the Secret Service has been kicked to the curb.
The Washington Post reports that a lease dispute has forced the agency to move its Trump Tower command post out of the building, where it had been one floor below President Donald Trump’s apartment, and into a trailer on the sidewalk.
“After much consideration, it was mutually... Read more
In the decade or so that I’ve been blogging, I don’t think I ever hyped a union or encouraged anyone to unionize. In fact, in my lifetime, I’ve seen unions do roughly equal parts advocacy for, and betrayal of, their own causes and the dues paying members that sustain them.
That said, Unite Here Local 19 pulled off something very interesting... Read more
WASHINGTON — Tuesday’s Senate vote on health care will be a turning point in the GOP's long and difficult effort to fulfill their campaign promise to undo Obamacare but the final outcome appears likely to end up as a “skinny” repeal that disposes of just a few components of the Affordable Care Act.
The first key vote will take place at... Read more
In a heated exchange between Anthony Scaramucci and CNN’s Jake Tapper during an interview on “State of the Union,” Sunday, the newly minted communications director called out the network for having no evidence of collusion despite the media’s fixation on the Russia investigations.
Scaramucci called the Russia story a “bogus” and “nonsensical thing” and said the president isn’t going to have... Read more
President Trump took to Twitter early Monday, proposing a change to one of his most-recognized campaign slogans.
“Drain the Swamp should be changed to Drain the Sewer — it’s actually much worse than anyone ever thought, and it begins with the Fake News!”
The president's tweet came soon after his son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, released his statement ahead of his... Read more
Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said that Republicans will “never” repeal and replace Obamacare, ahead of the Senate’s latest attempt to kill the health care law.
“Here we are, seven months into this year, and yet they’ve not passed this bill. Now, they’re never, they’re not going to repeal and replace Obamacare,” Boehner said in a speech last week. “It’s been... Read more