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Sam Donaldson Shows How Quickly Senate GOP Could Turn On Trump If He's Impeached
Sam Donaldson isn t buying into the notion that a Republican-controlled Senate would never vote to convict President Donald Trump if he s impeached. While few GOP lawmakers have shown any indication of abandoning the president, the longtime TV journalist told CNN s Reliable Sources that could change in a hurry in one set of circumstances. If polls keep trending toward impeachment, Trump won t be able to count on Senate Republicans to save him, he said. Don ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
How To Undermine Democracy Using This One Simple Trick
At first, Tom Steyer s late bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination hardly made a ripple in Washington. The little-known billionaire threw his hat into the ring on July 9, months after a crowded lineup of other Democrats had hit the campaign trail running. He seemed to drop in out of nowhere. But within a matter of weeks, 62-year-old Steyer was polling at an astonishing 7 in early caucus and primary states surpassing Kamala Harris, Pete Buttigi ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Peter Wehner Has Damning Theory For Why Trump Supporters Won't Turn On Him
Peter Wehner said there s a reason why many of President Donald Trump s most loyal supporters won t turn on him. It is almost like a hermetically sealed world, Wehner said on CNN s Reliable Sources. Facts are like BBs, they re just bouncing off of a brick wall. They just don t penetrate. Wehner, who served in the administrations of presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush and as a senior aide in the White House of President George W. Bush , said it co ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Now That Shep Smith Is Gone, Trump Zeroes In On Fox News' Chris Wallace
Now that President Donald Trump doesn t have Shepard Smith to kick around at Fox News any longer, he s attacking Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace . Wallace is one of the few remaining news hosts at Fox who routinely presents a balanced perspective, and who often challenges Trump s policies and statements. Smith abruptly resigned from Fox on Friday after being repeatedly criticized by Trump. Following Wallace s program Sunday, Trump fired off a tweet dema ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 14
Twitter Users Turn Trump’s New Nickname For Nancy Pelosi Right Back At Him
President Donald Trump tried to break out a new nickname for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi D-Calif. . Instead, critics are using it on him. Trump has repeatedly and without evidence accused House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff D-Calif. , who is leading the impeachment inquiry, of treason , a federal crime that carries a potential death sentence . Now, Trump is claiming the speaker is every bit as guilty, accusing her of high crimes and treason. He a ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
John Oliver Nails Trump's Problem: He’s Not ‘Just Any Old Fox News-Addled...
John Oliver on Sunday night lauded Nickelback for filing a copyright claim on a tweet by President Donald Trump that used the band s music, which resulted in the clip being pulled. It s true Twitter removed one of the president s memes because Nickelback complained, Oliver said. That s a sentence that somehow suggests the news is now being written by an algorithm designed to generate random shittiness. Oliver then took a deep dive into Stupid Watergate II, ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Ellen DeGeneres Sits Next To George Bush At Cowboys Game. Fans React.
The Dallas Cowboys game Sunday featured a huh moment that had nothing to do with the action on the field. It was the sight of former President George W. Bush and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres sitting next to each other that caught the attention of people watching the game on TV. The two, attending the game with their wives Laura Bush and Portia de Rossi , appeared convivial as they watched from Cowboy owner Jerry Jones suite. Bush at one point after the n ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Former Trump Exec Barbara Res Has A Stark Prediction On How It Ends For The Pr...
A former executive in the Trump Organization said President Donald Trump really doesn t want to be impeached and that he may not let the process go much further as a result. Barbara Res , who was vice president in charge of construction at Trump s company, predicted that he will look for a way out first. My gut tells me he ll leave office, he ll resign or make some kind of a deal, even, depending on what comes out, she said on CNN on Sunday. Trump would le ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan For Brett Kavanaugh
Sen. Elizabeth Warren D-Mass. unveiled a plan to reform federal judicial misconduct on Monday, a day after the one-year anniversary of Brett Kavanaugh s controversial confirmation to the Supreme Court . It s time to ensure that judges do not hear cases where they have conflicts of interests, strengthen our nation s ethics rules for judges, and ensure accountability for judges who violate these rules, the 2020 presidential candidate wrote in her announcemen ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Judge Rejects Trump Challenge To New York Tax Return Turnover
NEW YORK AP A federal judge rejected President Donald Trump s challenge to the release of his tax returns for a New York state criminal probe, saying on Monday that he could not grant such a categorical and limitless assertion of presidential immunity. Trump s lawyers notified the judge that they will immediately appeal the ruling. Judge Victor Marrero called Trump s claim of a broad immunity extraordinary. As the court reads it, presidential immunity woul ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Trump Demands Fed Drop Rates To Zero. That Would Save Him $8 Million A Year.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Wednesday again attacked the Federal Reserve Board and demanded members drop interest rates to ZERO, or less a move that would benefit him personally by some 8 million a year. Trump has approximately 340 million in variable-rate loans from Deutsche Bank financing several of his properties, with the amount of interest he must pay annually tied either directly to the benchmark set by the Fed or to a rate that in turn rise ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
North Carolina House GOP Overrides Governor's Veto By Bypassing Democrats
North Carolina Republican lawmakers abruptly voted Wednesday morning to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper s veto of the state budget, sparking chaos in the chamber by bypassing Democratic lawmakers, the latest in a series of obstructionist moves by Republicans in the state. Dozens of Democratic state House representatives weren t present for the vote, according to The Associated Press . Republican leadership had told them there were not going to be any v ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12