Their job is to calm people's nerves .... And to counter their bosses negotiating in public that worries people and countries .... After threatening to slap China with new tariffs, Trump administration officials on Sunday softened some of the rhetoric, noting that the … [Read more...] about Trump staff go on media shows to talk down a possible China tariff war…..
...from CNN Politics.... Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie says the data the firm gathered from Facebook could have come from more than 87 million users and could be stored in Russia. The number of Facebook users whose personal information was accessed … [Read more...] about Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: Data could have come from more than 87 million users, be stored in Russia
His problem? Nancy Pelosi.... Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is not welcome in Trump country, which was probably one reason another top Democrat — her long-term rival Steny Hoyer — was zipping through Republican-friendly corners of western Wisconsin this past … [Read more...] about Dem Rep Steny Hoyer wouldn’t mind being Speaker of the House….
NONE.... They can complain about an inept guy, who runs on choas, and untruths.... These guys are simply tired and do NOT want to carry Donald Trump on their shoulders going into Novembers midetrrm elections... Few Republicans in Washington are willing to go head-to-head … [Read more...] about Republicans NOT running have NO problem with knocking their party leader…
They are hoping that the prospect of Trump getting kicking out of office will excite their base.... Republicans ALWAYS work on FEAR.... If the House returns to a Democratic majority 'wave' there will be intense pressure on Nancy Pelosi to start impeachment hearing … [Read more...] about Republicans will try to use a possible Trump impeachment to rally their base for the midterm’s…..
Got him arrested .... It's been a tumultuous 24 hours for Conor McGregor and the UFC. On Friday morning, the controversial Irish fighter was charged with three counts of misdemeanor assault and one count of felony criminal mischief following a wild Thursday afternoon incident … [Read more...] about Conor McGregor’s Violent Rampage at Barclays Center ….
Politico is out with a piece that points to a EPA head that is all over the media in a unflatting way.... That has his bosses blessing because the rightwingnut's think he's doing a good job.... But isn't..... EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s spiraling ethics scandals … [Read more...] about Scott Pruitt’s EPA hasn’t actually cut much of anything?
This IS a BIG legal question in the Donald Trump case... While Robert Mueller has been impaneled to do a criminal investigation of the 2016 Presidental election and the possibkle influence of the Russians.... He has also been authrized to investigate the President of … [Read more...] about Can Mueller charge Donald Trump criminally?