Category Archives: Draining The Swamp

So…how’s that “DRAIN THE SWAMP!!” thing working for you??

What’s the deal with Trump administration officials and private jets, huh? And why are the little bags of peanuts so hard to open? Politico reported…that Health and Human Services Secretary… Read more »

Everything wrong with America in one sound bite

While Sean Spicer’s appearance at this year’s Emmy Awards has generated a good deal of controversy, View co-host Jedediah Bila thinks everyone should lighten up about it. In the wake… Read more »

Tony Soprano…er, Mooch…gets whacked. Film at 11.

Anthony "The Mooch" #Scaramucci, White House Communications Director (July 26, 2017 – July 31, 2017). *we'll always have the quotes* pic.twitter.com/nwucOazI10 — Caroline O. (@RVAwonk) July 31, 2017 WASHINGTON —… Read more »

While y’all are chasing shiny objects, “[A] wide array of fundamentally Trump-minded reform is taking place”

This is a defining feature of the Trump administration: While scandal and squabble, palace intrigue and provocative tweets suck much of the oxygen out of the room ― and leave… Read more »

This isn’t about governing; it’s about blowing shit up and calling it “leadership”

There are so many fires burning in so many different places that there is sensory overload. There was a lot of action at the beginning of the Obama administration. But… Read more »

Republicans: Ethics for thee, nay for me

WASHINGTON ― Incoming White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus warned the head of the Office of Government Ethics on Sunday to “be careful” in his criticisms of President-elect Donald… Read more »