Paranoia seizes Trump’s White House

Photo by Getty Images Trump administration staffers are scared. They’re staying mum in meetings out of concern that their comments could be leaked to the press by foes. Many feel a a “deep state” of career military and intelligence officials is out to destroy them. One White House staffer said once he gets home in… Continue reading Paranoia seizes Trump’s White House

Trump fumes as two federal judges rule against latest travel ban

Photo by AP A federal judge in Hawaii issued a nationwide order on March 15th blocking President Trump’s ban on travel. A second federal judge in Maryland issued a separate order forbidding the core provision of the travel ban from going into effect. During a rally in Nashville later that day Trump proclaimed the travel… Continue reading Trump fumes as two federal judges rule against latest travel ban

American Healthcare bill would result in 24 million more uninsured.

The American Healthcare act would increase the number of uninsured people by 24 million, but would save the Federal government $337 billion according to the Congressional Budget Office. The architect of the plan, House Speaker Paul Ryan actually likes the numbers stating, “Well actually I think if you read this entire report I’m pretty encouraged… Continue reading American Healthcare bill would result in 24 million more uninsured.

Trump’s campaign staffers kept Trump off Twitter with a steady stream of praise

Photo by AP President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign staffers tried to keep Trump off of Twitter during the election by showing him media that had a steady stream of praise for him. If positive news was not available the staffers scrambled to place a story in conservative-friendly media outlets like Fox News and Breitbart. To… Continue reading Trump’s campaign staffers kept Trump off Twitter with a steady stream of praise

Andrew Puzder withdraws nomination for labor secretary after domestic abuse allegations resurface.

Photo by Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia CEO of Hardees/Carl’s Jr. Andrew Puzder has withdrawn his nomination for labor secretary. Pudzer was a controversial choice, having hired an undocumented worker as a housekeeper. As well ads made for HGardees and Carls Jr of scantily clad women eating hamburgers were seen as objectifying women by his opponents.  Puzder, during… Continue reading Andrew Puzder withdraws nomination for labor secretary after domestic abuse allegations resurface.