St. Francis of Assisi is the Pope’s symbol. Yours is President Jackson. The first time I saw the painting of Andrew Jackson beside your desk in the White House, it felt like getting a punch in the stomach.
Then read the message Barack Obama wrote after his visit to Yad Vashem in 2008. After visiting Yad Vashem, a Holocaust memorial in Israel, it is tradition for world leaders to leave a message.
"I speak for America when I say, we’re exhausted.” MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough said voters might not punish Republicans for defending President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia and attacks on the rule of law — but they’ll hold the GOP accountable for legislative failures.
The Minnesota senator calls him "singularly dishonest" and "exceptionally smarmy." Senator Al Franken is said to return to his roots as a Saturday Night Live alum with a new book, set to be released next Tuesday.
“I know this is an unpopular position these days, but I believe children should go to the doctor and eat." With its multi-billion dollar cuts to programs for the poor and working class, Trump's $4.1 trillion budget, titled “A New Foundation for American Greatness," will harm some of his most adamant supporters the most.
Click here for reuse options! Budget Director Mick Mulvaney’s remarks show they aren’t operating in the real world.
History tells us a disastrous presidency can make a strongman seem like a reasonable alternative. Well before the Russia scandal became a national soap opera, comparisons between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin were a media staple.
We are a better nation than this. For years, conservatives warned that liberals were “defining deviancy downward.” They said that by tolerating bad social behavior, liberals in effect lowered what was deemed acceptable behavior overall – allowing social norms to decline. There was never a lot of evidence for that view, but there’s little question that Donald Trump is actively defining deviancy downward for the nation as a whole – whether it’s by lying, denigrating basic democratic values, celebrating tyrants around the world, using his office to build his family wealth, or stopping at nothing to win the presidency. Now comes his budget.
The president wasn't always this incoherent. Research suggests it may be a result of cognitive decline.
Past financial crimes, rather than collusion, may be the president’s biggest problem right now. So Donald Trump screwed the pooch again.
The abusive passenger allegedly laid claim to seats that weren't his. In the video below, an unidentified passenger on a United Airlines flight was upset over not getting his seat upgraded on his Newark-bound flight and he essentially picked a flight with all the other passengers onboard.
The proposed budget "would ruin lives," says the Massachusetts senator. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos finds herself under fire once again, this time for a proposed $10.6 billion budget cut to her department.
“There are no standards, there are no morals...there are only Kellyanne Conway’s alternative facts." Keith Olbermann broadcast an angry rebuke of Fox News and Sean Hannity The GQ Special Correspondent used his THE RESISTANCE platform to describe Fox News as, “these subhuman creatures, these Trump apologists.” “It underscores yet again the lengths to which those who enabled Trump to seize power in our country will defend that power and him,” Olbermann reported.
"He incriminates himself every day." The news that President Donald Trump asked the two top U.S. intelligence officials to push back against the Russia investigation could be the most clear evidence of a cover-up that has yet been revealed, according to panelists on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Panelist Mark Halperin, senior political analyst for MSNBC and Bloomberg Television, said the news was perhaps the most serious development yet and showed top government officials believed the White House was trying to delay, politicize or even obstruct the investigation.
Dogs should not be treated like snowmobiles with fur. Running a marathon is a physically grueling feat—one most of us would never even attempt.
The events around Manchester Arena have been fast moving and confusing. Here is what we know so far A suspected terror attack hit a pop concert in Manchester on Monday evening, with many dead and dozens injured.
An 18-year-old Muslim convert shot and killed his two roommates, who were in possession of bomb-making chemicals.
Prominent conservatives won't let go of a demonstrably false story about slain DNC operative, Seth Rich.
Many of our allies think he's unstable and not to be trusted. European governments, preparing for a round of major summits with Donald Trump, are wary.
"Candidly, this makes me want to puke." Trump's Former Ally Roger Stone Slams President Over Saudi Visit President Donald Trump's one time campaign adviser and longtime confidante Roger Stone criticized the president's meeting with the Saudi leaders Saturday and said the royal reception Trump received in Riyadh, including the country's highest civilian honor as vomit inducing.