6/14/2019 9:06:26 AM
In a series of indignant tweets on Thursday, President Trump pushed back on liberal outrage over his comments to ABC's George Stephanopoulos. I meet and talk to “foreign governments” every day. I just met with the Queen of England (U.K.), the Prince of Wales, the P.M. of the United Kingdom, the P.M. of Ireland, the President of France and the President of Poland. We talked about “Everything!” Should I immediately call the FBI about these calls and meetings? How ridiculous! I would never be trusted again.
In an Oval Office interview earlier this week, Stephanopoulos asked Trump, "Your campaign, this time around.
6/14/2019 9:02:43 AM
Today President Trump turns 73 – Happy Birthday President Trump! President Trump is doing all he can to help America recover after the eight horrible years of the Obama Administration. It has not been easy. America still has massive debt due to the $10 trillion added by Obama. Our FBI and DOJ and other federal agencies were politicized and made corrupt. There’s still lots more to do.But America is winning again. There’s no more Iran deal, no more Paris deal, no more 10% unemployment, no more jobs going overseas and south of our border, no more stagnant stock markets and no more flailing GDP.
6/13/2019 10:22:40 PM
As NBC Nightly News continued its monotonous drumbeat on Thursday to elevate liberal policy positions ahead of the Democratic debate they were holding, the network gave the megaphone to South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg in order to push for abolishing the Electoral College.
Correspondent Harry Smith let Buttigieg freely suggest the country had to “strengthen American democracy” because we were supposedly in an era of deteriorating voting rights. In reality, his “Big Idea” would damage the framework our founders put in place to protect the people from tyranny.“America over time has grown more democratic and I think that's a good thing, but it's not a one-way street.
6/13/2019 10:12:48 PM
Kim Kardashian spoke behind the presidential seal on Thursday in the White House.On Thursday President Donald Trump introduced Kim Kardashian to speak on Justice Reform at the White house.President Trump introduced her saying, “I’d like to invite up a very special guest and a powerful advocate not just for justice reform but just a good person. And I hear she’s starting to study law. She’s also one of the most successful people in the entertainment business. Soon she will be one of the most successful lawyers. I hate to tell it to all of my lawyers back there. But, I knew her father and
6/13/2019 6:14:44 PM
The New York State Assembly passed a bill Wednesday that would allow illegal immigrants in America to obtain driver’s licenses.The bill, which received a vote of 86-47 in the lower chamber of the New York State Legislature, must pass through the State Senate before it may be sent to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s desk.Should it become law, the bill would allow those residing in America illegally to use passports from other countries and other various foreign-issued documents to show their identities at the Department of Motor Vehicles.Assemblyman Robert Smullen, a Republican, expressed concern about the new law, saying it could potentially open a loophole for criminals or terrorists
6/13/2019 2:43:30 PM
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blamed Iran for a pair of Thursday morning attacks that forced crews of two oil tankers to abandon ship. “Iran is lashing out because the regime wants our successful maximum pressure campaign lifted,” Pompeo told reporters at the State Department. “The international community condemns Iran’s assault on the freedom of navigation,” he said. (Video)
6/13/2019 2:39:35 PM
At her weekly news conference, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) was asked whether it's appropriate at this time for Congress to give itself a pay raise."It's not a pay raise, it's a COLA increase," Pelosi responded. "And whether that comes to be, I don't know. It would have to be a bipartisan initiative."In this case, Congress could allow itself a COLA (Cost of Living Adjustment) that would raise lawmakers' pay by $4,500 to $178,500, up from the current $174,000. (According to the Congressional Research Service, members of both the House and Senate are paid a salary of $174,000. The House and Senate majority and minority leaders are paid $193,400; and
6/13/2019 2:35:32 PM
A California valedictorian took to the podium and slammed a teacher for being 'regularly intoxicated' and her counselor for leaving her to 'fend for herself' during her graduation speech.Nataly Buhr, a senior at San Ysidro High School in San Diego, opened her speech thanking the school, her parents, and a few teachers for being 'invested in the students' education and well being' on Thursday June 6. But then her address took a sharp turn when she called out the school's administrators and teachers for being negligent and failing to do their jobs. 'To the teacher that was regularly intoxicated during class this year,
6/13/2019 10:14:28 AM
President Trump unveiled blueprints for Air Force One’s redesign — including a patriotic paint job and other “secret” upgrades which he says will come at a $1.6 billion cheaper price tag.Trump flashed never-before-seen mockups for the new fleet in an Oval Office interview with ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos.“George, take a look at this,” Trump said in a clip that aired Wednesday. “Here’s your new Air Force One.”Air Force One refers to any aircraft carrying the commander-in-chief — but generally refers to two “highly customized” Boeing 747-200B series aircraft, according to the White House.The preliminary designs of the new version feature a red, white and blue paint job
6/13/2019 10:07:46 AM
Donald Trump Jr. announced Thursday he’s ready to back the challenger to Republican Congressman Justin Amash.The president’s son shared a new political poll of Michigan on Twitter, showing Amash down 16 points against Republican primary challenger Jim Lower. (Tweet) The poll of Michigan’s Third District conducted by Practical Political Consulting showed Lower at 49 percent and Amash at 33. Amash turned on President Trump in May, joining Democrat calls for his impeachment. Trump responded by calling Amash a “lightweight” and a “loser.” “Justin is a loser who sadly plays right into our opponents’ hands!” he wrote on Twitter in response to the news.
6/13/2019 6:52:15 AM
The Obama administration deleted hundreds of speeches and statements on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) website just hours before President Donald Trump officially entered office, according to research released Tuesday.A collection of 190 transcripts of speeches on ICE’s website was deleted on Jan. 18 and late in the evening on Jan. 19, 2017, according to research conducted by the Sunlight Foundation, a nonpartisan organization that advocates for government transparency. Statements made by high-ranking ICE officials regarding controversial immigration topics such as sanctuary cities, E-Verify, treatment of detainees, and other issues were included in the reported deletions.
6/13/2019 6:40:23 AM
As House Democrats try to redo the Mueller investigation, Republicans are focused on the origins of that investigation -- what prompted the FBI to launch a counter intelligence investigation into the Trump campaign. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), a member of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, told Fox News Wednesday night that whistleblowers are starting to talk -- and he thinks indictments are coming. Meadows spoke on the same day the Democrat-led House intelligence committee held a hearing titled, “Lessons from the Mueller Report."The hearing was called to "explore the significant counterintelligence threats to the U.S. democratic system posed by the numerous links and contacts between members