As of now, I am in control here, in the White House

Trump: Are we Living in Nazi Germany?

President-elect Trump on Wednesday said an unverified paper published by BuzzFeed that accuses his campaign of working with Russian spies to defeat Hillary Clinton is a “total fabrication,” and said even Russia agrees with him, and then invoked the Third Reich, the Washington Examiner reported. “Russia just said the unverified report paid for by political… Continue Reading

Cruz Wonders Where the Dems were When Obama Politicized DOJ

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, R, speaking during attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing on Tuesday, accused “the Democrats on this committee” of being “silent” when the Obama administration politicized the Department of Justice over the last eight years, according to the Washington Examiner. “When the Obama Justice Department sent millions of dollars of taxpayer… Continue Reading

Sessions Would not Back Muslim Ban

Sen. Jeff Session, R-Ala., said Tuesday that he would not support a ban on all Muslims entering the United States as President-elect Trump’s attorney general,” the Washington Examiner reported. “Would you support a law that says you can’t come to America because you’re a Muslim?” Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., asked Sessions at his confirmation hearing… Continue Reading

Protestors Act Up at Sessions Confirmation Hearing

A series of protests disrupted the opening minutes of the confirmation hearing for attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., with opponents of the nominee apparently staggering their interruptions for maximum effect. First up were a pair of demonstrators posing as Ku Klux Klan members masquerading as Sessions supporters, who erupted into protest at the… Continue Reading

Kellyanne Conway, Working Class Hero

Kellyanne Conway came from what we’re now calling Trump country in small town New Jersey and fought her way to the top. Washington Examiner reporter Salena Zito nailed an interview with Conway in her office in Trump tower. From Zito’s piece: Conway’s office is an uncluttered workspace filled with family photos, bookcases, a white board… Continue Reading

Biden Forced to Declare Trump the Winner

This must have hurt. Good, considering all the invective Biden has hurled at Republicans over the years. From the Washington Examiner: Vice President Joe Biden on Friday shut down Democratic challenges to the congressional certification of the Electoral College vote, declaring Donald Trump the next president in the final official declaration by the U.S. government.… Continue Reading

Ryan’s Unexpected House Help: Donald Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan may not be able to control his caucus. But Trump can do for him. From the Washington Examiner: Barely a year ago House Republicans begged Wisconsin’s Paul Ryan to lead them after their most conservative wing compelled Ohio’s John Boehner to throw up his hands and walk away from the speakership.… Continue Reading

Pelosi: Reporters Served as “Accomplices” for Hacking

The House’s top Democrat goes after the press, thinking journalists should have just sat on the hacking info that was released publicly. I guess she feels the mainstream media needs to be even more helpful to¬†Democrats. From the Washington Examiner: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said an intelligence briefing for a select group of lawmakers… Continue Reading