Politics

Poll: Trump Approval Rating Ties Highest Point of Presidency

GALLUP POLLS FINDS TRUMP'S APPROVAL AT 45 PERCENT, TYING HIS HIGHEST POINT IN LATE JANUARY

1/1Gallup polls finds Trump’s approval at 45 percent, tying his highest point in late January Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – A new Gallup poll shows president Trump at his highest approval rating since shortly after he took over the oval office. The poll finds as of Sunday, 45% of Americans approve his job performance. The number matches his highest…

SCOTUS Lets Voter Redistricting Maps Stand For Now

SUPREME COURT SIDESTEPS PARTISAN GERRYMANDERING CASES, LET MAPS STAND FOR NOW

1/1Supreme Court sidesteps partisan gerrymandering cases, let maps stand for now. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Supreme Court has sidestepped two major cases concerning partisan gerrymandering. Monday the justices ruled to allow challenged maps in Wisconsin and Maryland to stand for now. In the Wisconsin case, Democrats challenged maps drawn by Republicans. In Maryland, it was Republicans challenging…

Laura Bush: Child Separation at Border ‘Cruel’

LAURA BUSH PENS SCATHING COLUMN ON TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S IMMIGRATION POLICY

1/1Laura Bush pens scathing column on Trump administration’s immigration policy. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Laura Bush is getting into the immigration debate. The former First Lady penned a scathing column addressing the Trump administration’s immigration policy. Specifically, the separation of families at the U.S. border. Bush calls the practice quote “cruel” and “immoral.” She also writes, “in 2018,…

Report: Roger Stone Met With A Russian In 2016

WASHINGTON POST REPORTS THAT ROGER STONE SAYS HE MET WITH A RUSSIAN IN 2016 WHO OFFERED DAMAGING INFORMATION ON HILLARY CLINTON

1/1Washington Post reports that Roger Stone says he met with a Russian in 2016 who offered damaging information on Hillary Clinton. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Washington Post reports that conservative political operative roger stone says he met with a Russian offering damaging information about Hillary Clinton in May of 2016. Stone told the Post the Russian, who…

Michael Cohen Splits From His Legal Team

MICHAEL COHEN - PRES. DONALD TRUMP'S PERSONAL ATTORNEY - HAS SPLIT FROM HIS LEGAL TEAM

1/1Michael Cohen – Pres. Donald Trump’s personal attorney – has split from his legal team. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Michael Cohen; president Donald Trump’s personal attorney has split from his own legal team. Cohen lawyers had included partners from the large Chicago legal firm McDermott will and emery. The team partnered with Cohen through a high-profile FBI raid…

Disgraced Ex-Detroit Mayor Asks Trump for Clemency

DISGRACED EX-DETROIT MAYOR ASKS TRUMP TO COMMUTE HIS 28-YEAR PRISON SENTENCE IN A FEDERAL CORRUPTION CASE

1/1Disgraced ex-Detroit mayor asks Trump to commute his 28-year prison sentence in a federal corruption case Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is asking president Trump for clemency. Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years behind bars in 2013 after being convicted on federal charges including racketeering conspiracy and extortion. He wants president Trump to…

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Made $82M+ In 2017

IVANKA TRUMP AND JARED KUSHNER DETAIL VAST WEALTH: REAL ESTATE, FASHION AND INVESTMENTS

1/1Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner detail vast wealth: Real estate, fashion and investments. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump earned more than $82-million in outside income last year. That’s according to the couple’s financial disclosure filings. The White House released the documents Monday. The president’s daughter and son-in-law don’t take a salary for their White…

George Conway Defends Mueller Investigation

KELLYANNE CONWAY'S HUSBAND SLAMS TRUMP'S ARGUMENT ABOUT SPECIAL COUNSEL MUELLER'S INVESTIGATION

1/1Kellyanne Conway’s husband slams Trump’s argument about Special Counsel Mueller’s Investigation. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – President Trump is getting a legal dressing-down from the husband of his counselor, Kellyanne Conway. George Conway wrote in a legal blog Monday that special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe is fully constitutional. Conway also slammed Trump’s recent tweet that Mueller’s appointment was unconstitutional….

Ex-White House Aide Says Trump Tore Up Important Papers

EX-WH AIDE SAYS HE WAS TASKED WITH TAPING TOGETHER TRUMP'S TORN-UP PAPERS

1/1Ex-WH aide says he was tasked with taping together Trump’s torn-up papers. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Here’s an interesting tidbit about president Trump. He has a habit of tearing up memos, notes, letters and even negative news articles he doesn’t like. That’s according to one of the people tasked with reassembling those records the president has shredded. Former…

Obama Meeting with 2020 Presidential Hopefuls

OBAMA MEETING WITH 2020 HOPEFULS TO DISCUSS PARTY FUTURE, RUNNING IN THE AGE OF TRUMP

1/1Obama meeting with 2020 hopefuls to discuss party future, running in the age of Trump Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Former president Barack Obama has apparently met with several Democrats who are considering a run for president in 2020. A Democrat close to the former president tells CNN he’s offering them advice on running in the Trump era. He’s…