Today Trump and CNN reporter Jim Acosta had a heated exchange which got so heated that Trump dismissed him, telling him, “You have an agenda. Fake news.” “Having an agenda” is a common refrain from Trumpsters in reference to their critics because they assume they have none. 219 more words
The republican President Donald Trump has gone and done it. On the 15th of February 2019, President Trump has agreed to sign off on the budget agreed to by the US Congress avoiding another US government shutdown but he has decided to declare a ‘National Emergency’ to use reallocated taxpayer monies to fund his SW border wall to the tune of an additional $6.5 billion for something that is a non emergency. 909 more words
Oregon Republicans knew all along that they faced a difficult political environment, but they’re still feeling rocked by last November’s elections.
“We were wiped out,” said Bud Pierce, a Salem oncologist and 2016 candidate for Oregon governor. 14 more words
President Donald Trump may have his first 2020 opponent—from his own party.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld announced Friday that he is launching a presidential exploratory committee, becoming the… 253 more words
In the interests of full disclosure, I’m a former Republican Party member as of 2016. I left because I was strongly opposed to its tolerance of racism. 1,393 more words