“GOP splintering over Trump’s response to white supremacists” Reply


MSNBC

“Republican Governor John Kasich called Trump’s response to Charlottesville “pathetic” but congressional Republicans are struggling to criticize the president. Former Republican and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist George Will joins Lawrence O’Donnell. Duration: 7:42″  MORE

“Trump Erodes Moral Authority Of The Presidency In Wake Of Charlottesville” Reply


HUFFINGTON POST

“He’s the moral authority by the office that he has, and it’s about time for him to exercise that,” NBC’s Tom Brokaw said this week.

“Trump: ‘Fake news media’ won’t report on North Korea sanctions” Reply


POLITICO

In a tweet Monday afternoon, President Donald Trump accused “The Fake News Media” of not covering the United Nation Security Council’s 15-0 vote in favor of new sanctions on North Korea. | Matt Rourke/AP Photo

“Trump’s Obamacare Repeal Dream Is Dying Fast as McConnell Moves Toward Bipartisan Healthcare Bill” Reply


POLITICUS USA

Trump has been threatening to withhold payments for ACA subsidies from insurance companies, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is signaling a move towards a bipartisan health care bill.

“Governor Who Switched Parties For Trump Owes Millions In Taxes After Deal With Russian Company”


POLITICUS USA

It was a nice photo-op for the West Virginia governor, but there seems to be more to the story than a simple change of heart.

“Trump’s Justice Department says gays aren’t eligible for civil rights protections”


SALON

“Under President Barack Obama, the Department of Justice staunchly supported gay rights. Those days are long gone.

The Department of Justice filed an amicus brief on Wednesday, claiming that the 1964 Civil Rights Act does not extend to sexual orientation, according to a report by CNN. Title VII of the landmark legislation protects employees from discrimination based on color, national origin, race, religion and sex — but doesn’t actually include sexual orientation.”  MORE

“5 things Trump did while you weren’t looking: Week 7”


POLITICO

More visas for foreign workers, a ban on travel to North Korea and much more.

“Report: Russian Ambassador Said He Discussed Trump Campaign With Jeff Sessions”


HUFFINGTON POST

“The claim contradicts what the attorney general has said about their conversations.”

“Fox News Turns On Trump And Says His White House Is Lying About Russia Scandal”


POLITICUS USA

Even Fox News is starting to flee Trump, as Shep Smith and Chris Wallace told Fox News viewers that Trump is lying to them about the Russia scandal.

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