“It’s one thing for Donald Trump’s approval rating to be so low in a Fox News poll. It’s a whole new level of embarrassment for the president that his so-called base is the reason behind it.” MORE
“It’s definitely important use the right words when you’re speaking, if you’re a media personality. This is doubly true if you’re the daughter of the president who claims to “have the best words” and wants to take on a bigger role in the White House than any “First Daughter” ever has before.
Turns out that Ivanka Trump indeed uses some great, big words but may have issues with actually using them.” MORE
“The chief GOP architect of a Russia sanctions package that Congress overwhelmingly approved earlier this year vowed Wednesday to find out why the Trump administration has delayed using its new powers to punish Moscow.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) — an author of the massive sanctions bill that President Donald Trump signed in August — told reporters that “I’m going to get on the phone with someone” within 24 hours to get details on why the administration missed the law’s Oct. 1 deadline to hit certain Russian entities with new penalties.” MORE
“Mark Halperin, a veteran journalist who co-wrote the book “Game Change” about the 2008 presidential election, has been accused of sexual harassment by multiple women while he worked at ABC News, according to a report by CNN.
Five women told CNN’s Oliver Darcy that Halperin propositioned employees while in a powerful position at ABC. Three women accused Halperin of pressing his genitals against them while clothed, and one said he grabbed her breasts against her will. He has denied those allegations to CNN.” MORE