Over the past few decades, Americans’ attitudes about those in Washington — the president, congressmen, senators, journalists, lobbyists, you name it — have continued to plummet. Hardly anyone expects much of their elected officials, fewer still look to Washington for role models and, to top things off, only a middling number of Americans trust the Fourth Estate to accurately and honestly sort through the entire mess. … [Read more...] about Michelle Wolf made attendees at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner uncomfortable. They deserve to be.
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"I am pleased to announce that Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management & Budget, will be named Acting White House Chief of Staff, replacing General John Kelly, who has served our Country with distinction. Mick has done an outstanding job while in the Administration," Trump tweeted on Dec. 14, noting Kelly would be staying until the end of the year. … [Read more...] about Mick Mulvaney to replace John Kelly as Trump’s acting White House chief of staff: 5 things to know
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says it’s “pathetic” that Democrats tried to have staff attorneys question Attorney General William Barr. Barr boycotted a House Judiciary hearing Thursday on special counsel Robert Mueller’s report. … [Read more...] about The Latest: White House blasts Dems’ Barr hearing
Comey demurred, but Priebus insisted and brought him to the Oval Office, where Trump was stationed behind the Resolute Desk. The president, Comey recalls, “launched into one of his rapid-fire, stream-of-consciousness monologues” — this time about a recent Super Bowl interview with then-Fox News Channel personality Bill O’Reilly in which Trump complimented Russian President Vladimir Putin. … [Read more...] about James Comey’s memoir: Trump fixates on proving lewd dossier allegations false
"Look, for years, for years, they've had this problem and everybody has said, sort of, 'Oh, don't talk! Don't talk! Please don't talk!' " Trump said to laughter. "The last administration had a policy of silence," he continued, mimicking a horrified tone. 'Don't talk! You may make them and him angry! Don't talk!'" … [Read more...] about Trump’s trust grows in his gut-driven, out-of-the-box approach to international relations