Tag Archives: Newsmax

CNN's Gergen Questions Trump's Focus

CNN political analyst David Gergen on Wednesday questioned the focus of President Donald Trump, who held a re-election fundraiser at his hotel near the White House one day after the GOP healthcare bill seemingly collapsed on the Senate floor. “You would think tonight that the President would be scrambling, doing everything he could, to rescue Read More…

Politico: Furious Tillerson Explodes Over Staffing Woes, Leaks in Trump Admin.

A frustrated Secretary of State Rex Tillerson reportedly blew his cool over staffing and information leaks – unloading on the head of the presidential personnel office in front of top White House aides including Reince Priebus and Jared Kushner. According to Politico, the outburst aimed at Johnny DeStefano stunned the White House officials gathered at Read More…

Trump Bashes Dems for Attacking Medicaid Spending in BCRA

President Donald Trump on Wednesday ripped  Democrats on Twitter for attacking the Senate’s healthcare bill for cutting funds for Medicaid, arguing that support “actually goes up.” Trump’s tweet included a chart from the Congressional Budget Office’s report on the proposed legislation: Democrats purposely misstated Medicaid under new Senate bill – actually goes up. pic.twitter.com/necCt4K6UH — Donald Read More…

Trump: US Immigration Policies Are 'Liberating Towns'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday touted his administration’s immigration enforcement aimed at booting out criminal illegals, including foreign gang members – describing the effort as “liberating towns” across the country. In remarks in the Oval Office, where Trump announced the House would vote this week on two “crucial” immigration enforcement bills – Kate’s Law and the Read More…

Opposition to GOP Health Bill Spurring Support for Single-Payer Plan

The Republicans’ push to reduce government’s role in healthcare by repealing and replacing Obamacare has emboldened progressive politicians and activists to promote the exact opposite, a single-payer system in which the government would completely run a health system which would automatically be available to every American, USA Today reports. Although Democrats have no hope of Read More…

Schumer Slammed for Blocking Senate Hearing on Obama 'Unmasking'

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Wednesday slammed Minority Leader Chuck Schumer for using a rare procedure to block a classified briefing on the Obama administration’s steps to “unmask” members of the Trump campaign and transition teams. Committee members told The Washington Times they planned to use the session with intelligence officials to find Read More…