Tag Archives: The Hill

Juan Williams: Democrats finally hit Trump where it hurts

Is the Resistance finally landing some punches on President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on gun reforms Objections to Trump’s new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE? Show them the money: Rep. Joaquin CastroJoaquin CastroTexas Democrats tap Joaquin Castro to deliver key address Assault weapons ban Read More…

Trump: Purchasing Greenland 'strategically' interesting

President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on gun reforms Objections to Trump’s new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE on Sunday said buying Greenland is “strategically” interesting amid reported interest from the administration last week. Speaking to reporters as he left his Bedminster, N.J., golf club, Trump Read More…

World Jewish Congress condemns Tlaib for suggesting boycott of Bill Maher's show

The World Jewish Congress (WJC) on Sunday responded to Rep. Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibTlaib suggests boycotting Maher show after he calls anti-Israel boycott movement ‘bullsh-t purity test’ The Memo: Trump pushes back amid signs of economic slowdown Tlaib’s grandmother to Trump: ‘May God ruin’ you MORE’s (D-Mich.) suggestion to boycott comedian Bill MaherWilliam (Bill) MaherTlaib Read More…

Trump slams Fox News over recent polling

President Trump criticized Fox News on Sunday over its recent polling, saying he doesn’t “believe” the polls in recent days that have suggested he’s losing ground to Democratic rivals and his disapproval rating is on the rise. “I don’t know what’s happening with Fox,” he told reporters as he prepared to leave New Jersey, saying he doesn’t “believe” the Read More…

Trump calls Juan Williams 'pathetic,' 'always nasty and wrong'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on gun reforms Objections to Trump’s new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE on Sunday tore into Fox News political analyst Juan Williams, calling him “pathetic,” “nasty” and “wrong.” “Juan Williams at @FoxNews is so pathetic, and yet when he met me in Read More…

Current and former prosecutors respond to Barr's 'concerning' comments on progressive DAs

Dozens of current and former prosecutors and law enforcement officials signed a letter calling recent attacks by Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrAttorney General Barr’s license to kill Medical examiner confirms Epstein death by suicide Justice Dept. says Mueller report has been downloaded 800 million times MORE on progressive district attorneys “deeply concerning.” In the Read More…

Republicans plot comeback in New Jersey

Republicans are targeting several House seats they lost to Democrats in New Jersey last year, as they look to come back after losing nearly all of their seats in the state. Republicans lost four New Jersey House seats in 2018 as voters angry with President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on Read More…

Scaramucci asks left to create 'off ramp' for Trump officials, compares it to 'trying to deprogram people from a cult'

Anthony ScaramucciAnthony ScaramucciTrump complains of Republicans defending CNN’s Cuomo over ‘Fredo’ video: ‘We never learn!’ The specter of Steve Bannon may loom over 2020 Trump campaign Video shows Chris Cuomo in altercation after man calls him ‘Fredo’ MORE, who briefly served as President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump Read More…

White House offers reassurances amid recession fears as 2020 candidates sound alarm

President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on gun reforms Objections to Trump’s new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE’s economic and trade advisers sought to quell fears of a looming recession Sunday morning after a week of turmoil in the markets that has historically served a Read More…

Possible GOP challenger says Trump doesn't deserve reelection, but would vote for him over Democrat

Former South Carolina Rep. Mark SanfordMarshall (Mark) Clement SanfordThe Hill’s Morning Report – Trump lauds tariffs on China while backtracking from more Sanford headed to New Hampshire amid talk of challenge to Trump Scaramucci: GOP may need to replace Trump for 2020 MORE (R), who is weighing a primary bid against President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Read More…

Tlaib suggests boycotting Maher show after he calls anti-Israel boycott movement 'bulls— purity test'

Rep. Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibTlaib suggests boycotting Maher show after he calls anti-Israel boycott movement ‘bullsh-t purity test’ The Memo: Trump pushes back amid signs of economic slowdown Tlaib’s grandmother to Trump: ‘May God ruin’ you MORE (D-Mich.) late Saturday suggested that viewers should boycott comedian Bill MaherWilliam (Bill) MaherMaher stands by recession remarks: ‘Very worth’ getting rid Read More…

Kudlow: Trump 'wants to take a look' at buying Greenland

White House economic adviser Larry KudlowLawrence (Larry) Alan KudlowMORE confirmed on Sunday that the Trump administration is “looking at” purchasing Greenland following reports of its interest last week. “Denmark owns Greenland. Denmark is an ally. Greenland is a strategic place. They’ve got a lot of valuable minerals,” Kudlow told guest host Dana Perino on “Fox News Read More…

Kudlow: 'There's no recession on the horizon'

White House economic adviser Larry KudlowLawrence (Larry) Alan KudlowMORE on Sunday sought to allay fears of an economic downturn, saying, “I don’t see a recession at all.” The White House adviser demurred when asked by “Fox News Sunday” guest host Dana Perino whether the Trump administration is considering concrete steps to stave off a potential recession after short-term Read More…

Trump again lashes out at NY Times, claims it's going on a 'racism witch hunt'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump watching ‘very closely’ as Portland braces for dueling protests WaPo calls Trump admin ‘another threat’ to endangered species Are Democrats turning Trump-like? MORE early Sunday lashed out at The New York Times over what he views as unfair coverage, this time claiming that it is engaging in a “racism witch hunt.”  Read More…

Red-light cameras undermine rule of law

Speed and red-light cameras are the bane of many motorists. A modern idea made possible by technology, they have been installed in at least 24 states. Although these cameras are a revenue boon for governments across the nation, their intrusion into daily life is disturbing, and their constitutionality is dubious. Specifically, use of these cameras Read More…