Tag Archives: Trump Administration

“I just don’t want a poor person. Does that makes sense?”

During the campaign-style rally on Wednesday, Trump defended his decision to install millionaires and billionaires in all his top economic positions. “[T]hat’s the kind of thinking we want,” Trump argued…. Read more »

Because it’s not as if Republicans see the LGBTQ community as real people

Betsy DeVos abandons LGBTQ students, won’t protect them from discriminationhttps://t.co/0laAmnC1ux pic.twitter.com/sENvbODzwu — ThinkProgress (@thinkprogress) June 7, 2017 Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos told a congressional panel…she will do nothing to… Read more »

Why shouldn’t the fox be allowed to police itself while guarding the hen house?

The White House’s latest attack on democracy is unprecedented: https://t.co/n2hUDDQlOg pic.twitter.com/IcFLlf7jqG — Slate (@Slate) June 8, 2017 Last week, President Trump’s White House took a significant but little noticed action…. 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 »

Never let the truth get in the way of perfectly good moralistic propaganda

Trump’s proposed budget would invest $277 million in abstinence-only education, even though it's totally ineffective https://t.co/ppbTzOZ7jU — New York Magazine (@NYMag) May 24, 2017 Not only would President Donald Trump’s… Read more »

If you can’t beat ’em, cheat ’em (Presidentiary edition)

The news that President Donald Trump, in a fit of childish petulance, fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday is understandably dominating the news cycle. But on the same day,… Read more »

If you tell the truth, you never have to worry about keeping your story straight

Ted Cruz got into a heated exchange with Sally Yates at yesterday's hearing, prompting laughter and groans https://t.co/fAaWFsXmKr pic.twitter.com/bw5qBKputU — The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) May 9, 2017 I was unable… Read more »

It’s time to face the reality that the President is mentally unstable. What next?

How many "last straws" can there be before the nation finally sees Trump as a demented, dysfunctional threat to our success & even survival? — Laurence Tribe (@tribelaw) May 2,… Read more »

I don’t know about you, but I miss knowing adults are in charge

Incredible WH statement on the sanctuary-city ruling. Reads more like a Breitbart column than a professional response. pic.twitter.com/SpSZSTKOtD — Matt Ford (@fordm) April 26, 2017 Given how frequently the courts… Read more »

“[T]he Trump movement was real, Trump was real, he was fighting for us, the people….”

President Donald Trump’s hardcore white supremacist fans have not been shy about expressing their displeasure with some of Trump’s recent foreign policy moves…. [S]everal high-profile white nationalists also slammed Trump… Read more »