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Conservatives Question Haley Claim that Kelly and Tillerson Sought to End-Run Trump

Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley claims in her new book that ex-White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sought to recruit her in a cabal to resist President Trump, whom they presumably had decided was a lunatic. Some conservatives are questioning this, wondering why she didn’t tell… Continue Reading

Graham: Whistleblower Must Testify or No Senate Trial

According to the Washington Examiner: Lindsey Graham said the Senate would not seriously consider impeachment unless the whistleblower testifies. Graham, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, told Fox’s Sunday Morning Futures that his committee would not even consider the House’s impeachment unless the whistleblower speaks. “I consider any impeachment in the House that doesn’t allow us to… Continue Reading

Michael Bloomberg Accused of Rampant Sexism

Uh oh. Might not work too well in the Democratic primaries. And of course, it would deny him as the Democratic nominee ammunition he could use against President Trump, given the theory of, Don’t throw stones in glass houses if you yourself in habit one. According to the Washington Examiner: A New York Magazine journalist reported that in his… Continue Reading

Trump Schedule || Saturday, November 9, 2019

12:20 pm || With the first lady, departs White House1:50 pm CT || Arrives Tuscaloosa, Alabama2:35 pm CT || Attends the Louisiana State University Tigers vs. Alabama Crimson Tide football game; Bryant-Denny Stadium, Tuscaloosa 6:15 pm CT || Departs Tuscaloosa9:30 pm || Arrives New York City 10:20 pm || Arrives Trump Tower, New York City  All times Eastern except as noted FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedinemail Continue Reading

Warren: Medicare for All Covers Illegal Immigrants Too

Sounds like a good reason to . . . immigrate illegally. And why shouldn’t she do this? The debt is only $1 trillion per year. And we have an unlimited supply of doctors, nurses, expensive medical equipment, and hospitals – it won’t interfere with the provision of health care to American citizens. At a certain… Continue Reading

Trump Says He Would Welcome Race Against Bloomberg

Well, Christmas is coming, and Michael Bloomberg is already doing some shopping. This year, he’s thinking of buying the presidency. According to several reports, he has changed his previous view and may soon get in the Democratic primary. He could win. The current group is such an amalgamation of nothings, it’s possible. I still think… Continue Reading

“Never Happened”: Trump Says Washington Post Made Up a Story

I read this story in the Washington Post this morning, and I’m not sure why it was high on the website and sounded like yet another abuse of power. Trump supposedly asked Attorney General Barr to hold a news conference to say that he hadn’t broken any laws during his call with Ukraine President Zelensky.… Continue Reading

Trump Schedule || Thursday, November 7, 2019

Noon || Receives his intelligence briefing2:15 pm || Participated in a greeting in recognition of the National Day for the Victims of Communism6:00 pm || Presents the Presidential Citizens Medal8:00 pm || Delivers remarks at a fundraiser; Trump International Hotel, Washington All times Eastern FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedinemail Continue Reading

Video || Drunk Woman Storms Stage to Say Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin Won Reelection

Well, he didn’t. Here is a weird moment, along with some other classic unplanned political moments. Reminds me of one time some friends and I started counting down New Year’s early at a party. “Ten, nine, eight . . . ” Everybody joined in, and then they were like, “Wait a minute!” Here’s the coverage… Continue Reading