POLITICS 07/26/2018 10:05 am ET Updated 2 hours ago The TV show's hosts gave the White House counselor a pass, despite Fox News claiming to stand "in strong solidarity with CNN" on Wednesday. By Hayley Miller “Fox & Friends” on Thursday failed to question White House counselor Kellyanne Conway about her colleagues’ controversial decision to ban a CNN reporter from a press event a day earlier. Fox News, along with dozens of journalists from other outlets, issued statements of support Wednesday for CNN’s Kaitlan Collins after the White House disinvited her to a press event for asking President Donald Trump so-called “inappropriate” questions at an earlier event. (She hadn’t.) “We stand in strong solidarity with CNN for the right to full access for our journalists as part of a free and unfettered press,” Fox News president Jay Wallace said in a statement Wednesday. But when presented with an opportunity to … [Read more...] about ‘Fox And Friends’ Avoids Questioning Kellyanne Conway About CNN Reporter Ban
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Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to President Donald Trump, said during a conversation about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh Sunday that she had been the victim of sexual assault, NBC News reported. “I feel very empathetic, frankly, for victims of sexual assault and sexual harassment and rape,” Conway said on CNN’s “State of the Union" before clearing her throat and adding, "I’m a victim of sexual assault.” Conway, in an intense and emotional conversation with Jake Tapper, agreed that all victims need to be heard. But she expressed frustration that all sexual assault allegations get lumped together, condemning comparisons of Kavanaugh to people like Bill Cosby and Bill Clinton. She said that “raw partisan politics" led to the situation for Kavanaugh, who is facing one allegation of sexual assault and three allegations of sexual misconduct. And when asked how her own experience affects her work for a president who has been accused … [Read more...] about Kellyanne Conway: ‘I’m a Victim of Sexual Assault’
DONALD Trump’s White House adviser Kellyanne Conway has revealed she was sexually assaulted when she was younger. But what do we know about the woman credited with crafting much of the strategy that carried Trump to his shock election victory? We reveal all... Who is Kellyanne Conway? Kellyanne Conway is the first woman campaign manager of either major political party to win a presidential general election. Prior to her work with Trump the 49-year-old was a political pollster and consultant specializing in targeting women voters. She served as Trump's third campaign manager and is also a frequent guest on television news shows. What role has Donald Trump handed to Kellyanne Conway? Donald Trump has handed Kellyanne Conway the post of counsellor to the president. She will continue as a close advisor after he is sworn in next month, a transition team statement said. Trump said in a statement: “Kellyanne Conway has been a trusted advisor and strategist who played a crucial … [Read more...] about Who is Kellyanne Conway? Donald Trump’s presidential counsellor who claims she was sexually assaulted
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Politics Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Politics | Eric Trump Weighs In on Kellyanne Conway’s Husband. He Doesn’t Like Him. Supported by White House Memo ByAnnie Karni Dec. 7, 2018 WASHINGTON — George Conway, a prominent conservative lawyer, is married to Kellyanne Conway, a White House counselor well known to cable viewers as a passionate defender of President Trump. But for months, Mr. Conway has been developing his own following through his frequent criticisms of the president on Twitter. And this week, Mr. Conway finally got the treatment the White House and its allies reserve for critics. “Of all the ugliness in politics, the utter disrespect George Conway shows toward his wife, her career, place of work, and everything she has fought SO hard to achieve, might top them all,” Eric Trump, the president’s son, … [Read more...] about Eric Trump Weighs In on Kellyanne Conway’s Husband. He Doesn’t Like Him.
The surprise election of Donald J. Trump to the presidency caused tremors at the White House, in Congress and in world capitals. But the most lasting impact may be at the Supreme Court.With Justice Antonin Scalia’s death last February, Democrats were the closest they’d come to a liberal majority on the high court in 50 years. But the gambit by Republican leaders in the Senate to refuse to give a hearing to Judge Merrick B. Garland, President Barack Obama’s nominee for the seat, paid off with Trump’s election.“We would have had the most liberal court since the late 1960s” had Garland or another Democratic appointee been confirmed, says Roger Clegg, the president and general counsel of the Center for Equal Opportunity and a former Department of Justice official under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. “But we’re not going to have that now.”Brianne Gorod, the chief counsel of the progressive Constitutional Accountability … [Read more...] about How will Trump shape the Supreme Court?