Politics

Trump bashes Jerry Brown for limiting National Guard at Mexico border

Brown had said last week of which he could deploy the troops nevertheless not to serve in an immigration-enforcement role. Meanwhile, the AP reports of which California National Guard spokesman Lt. Col. Thomas Keegan said “state officials have not rejected anything” since Brown proposed a formal agreement Wednesday with the Homeland Security as well as Defense Departments of which prohibits ...

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GOP Rep. Charlie Dent says he will leave Congress earlier than expected

Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., announced Tuesday he will leave Congress from the “coming weeks,” earlier than expected. Dent, 57, announced last year he will not seek re-election in November. The reason for the timing change was not clear. “After discussions with my family as well as careful reflection, I have decided to leave Congress from the coming weeks,” Dent said ...

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Trump not bothered by Comey book, Cohen investigation

McCarthy’s account of Trump’s behavior differs via media reports in addition to how the president carries himself on social media. Trump went on a social media rampage Sunday morning, blasting Comey as “slippery” in addition to predicting the former FBI boss will be remembered “as the WORST FBI Director in history, by far!” @realDonaldTrump: Slippery James Comey, a man who ...

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Fox News gives Sean Hannity ‘full support’ as critics slam him for hiding link to Trump lawyer

Not even Fox News knew in which conservative commentator Sean Hannity was a client of President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen until the item was revealed in court Monday — in addition to media ethics experts across the political spectrum are calling foul. Hannity is usually the host of a primetime opinion show on Fox News, as well as ...

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Republicans get bad 2018 midterm election news in Pennsylvania poll

Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images A man walks past a ‘Stand Up For Steel, Stand Up For America’ sign while arriving at the United States Steel Corp. Clairton Plant coke manufacturing facility as emissions rise in Clairton, Pennsylvania. A brand-new poll shows warning signs for Republicans in Pennsylvania, one of the states most critical to determining which party ...

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EPA chief Scott Pruitt’s $43,000 phone booth violated spending laws

Getty Images Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt testifies before the House Energy along with also also Commerce Committee about the mission of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on December 7, 2017 in Washington, DC. The Environmental Protection Agency violated federal laws by installing a $43,000 soundproof phone booth inside the office of agency chief Scott Pruitt, a government watchdog ...

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Wall Street, big business back Mitt Romney Senate bid as GOP seeks leadership

Two prominent names in traditional Republican circles, former President George W. Bush in addition to also Paulson, pop out inside list of Romney donors. Paulson in addition to also Bush both gave $8,100 to Romney, according to Federal Election Commission filings for the first quarter. Paulson, who right now chairs the nonprofit think tank Paulson Institute, served as Bush’s Treasury ...

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Job growth slows under trump

As he has in past public appearances, Trump said he took special pride inside the drop inside the jobless rates for Hispanics as well as African-Americans which, after the third longest economic recovery on record, have fallen to historic lows. “For African-Americans, (unemployment will be at) the lowest level ever recorded,” Trump told the cheering crowd. “as well as I’m ...

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