In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR

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Her Next Step: Sarah Sanders to Become a Fox News Contributor

Before running for governor of Arkansas, I guess, Sarah Sanders will make a stop at Fox News, where she will become a regular contributor. If it goes well, I assume a show could be in her more immediate future, as happened with one of her predecessors at the White House podium, Dana Perino. According to Fox News: “Fox News has been the number one news

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Melania Aide Stephanie Grisham to Become WH Press Secretary and Comms Director

Sarah Sanders has a replacement. Stephanie Grisham is tough and loyal to Trump. Here she is in action: According to the Washington Examiner: Stephanie Grisham, the spokeswoman for first lady Melania Trump, will replace Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary and will fill the vacant post of communications director. The first lady announced the combined role for Grisham on Tuesday, writing on Twitter that

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Mike Huckabee Confirms Sarah Sanders Might Run for Arkansas Gov. in 2022

Da-aad! Cut it out! As many of us know, dads just love to brag about their children. Even if they’re kids are not yet ready to announce that they’re running for governor. According to Politico: Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee confirmed Friday that his daughter, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, may make a run for his old job — but stressed that there’s no rush for the

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Video || Trump Takes Time out of Campaign Kickoff Rally to Honor Sarah Sanders

President Trump offered a tremendous tribute Tuesday night to Sarah Sanders, a woman who has been unfairly maligned and whose family has been attacked because of her role as a spokeswoman for the White House. I’ve covered many presidents and dealt with many press secretaries. Every reporter knows and accepts that the job of a press secretary is to put the best face on events

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Inside the White House: Sarah Sanders Asks for Occasional Positive Reporting

This is a video I took Monday in the briefing room at the White House. Gives you a bit of an idea what it’s like to be in the room with White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and the reporters. Here, she argues that the media are partially responsible for the divisions in the country and says just maybe they could occasionally say something nice

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Sanders Says It’s “Absolutely Ridiculous” to Blame Trump for Packages; Hits Media

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders went on offense Thursday morning, saying it was ridiculous to suggest President Trump is responsible for the suspicious packages sent to Democrats and slamming the media for assuming Trump was at fault. Sanders appeared in a sort of mini-press conference at the White House. She said: The president is certainly not responsible for sending suspicious packages to someone no

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Video || Sarah Sanders Refuses Jim Acosta’s Demand to Say Press Not Enemy of the People

As she suggests, she can’t say otherwise because she speaks for the president, and the president has said the press IS the enemy of the people. As I’ve noted, I do not think President Trump should be calling the press the enemy of the people, whatever its faults. But CNN’s Acosta ironically reveals in his questioning one reason the press has become such a target.

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White House Defends Crowd Shouting “CNN Sucks” While Acosta Reported

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Wednesday defended the crowd that tried to wreck during CNN’s Jim Acosta’s standup Tuesday at President Trump’s rally in Tampa. “While we certainly support freedom of the press, we also support Freedom of speech,” she said. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mh4KvO_f0Go&t=0s Here’s what happened: Another view:

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Trump May Revoke Security Clearances of Brennan, Clapper, Comey, Hayden and Rice

President Trump is exploring “mechanisms” for revoking the security clearances of former CIA Director John Brennan, former FBI Director James Comey, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former National Security Agency Michael Hayden, former National Security Adviser Susan Rice, and former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said certain officials have “politicized and in some cases monetized their public service

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Sarah Sanders to Receive Secret Service Protection

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders will receive Secret Service protection in the wake of an incident at a restaurant in Virginia in which she was asked to leave. I assume the incident magnified the number of threats against her. Reports I have seen suggest the Secret Service detail will be at her home, but I expect that doesn’t mean they won’t accompany her places

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