Seth Millstein
San Francisco native, coffee shop junkie and lover of all things political. I moonlight as a DJ and am morbidly fascinated with the Republican Party's arduous march toward self-destruction.

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You Have To Be Invited To The WHCD

The White House Correspondents Dinner will have one notable absence this year: President Trump, who will be the first president in over three decades to skip out on the dinner. That doesn't mean the b...
By Seth Millstein

Here's Why A President's First 100 Days Are Viewed As Being So Crucial

Trump is coming up on his first 100 days in office as president, and as dictated by tradition, everyone will spend a few days talking about how successful his administration has been in that time. Asi...
By Seth Millstein

Here's What's Changed In Trump's First 100 Days

President Trump has officially completed his first 100 days in office. Although he's faced numerous severe setbacks during his young presidency, don't let that fool you: A whole lot has changed during...
By Seth Millstein

Trump's Promise To Cut Taxes Might Be Broken

The Trump administration unveiled its tax plan on Wednesday — or rather, it released a one-page fact sheet explaining the "goals" of its tax plan, which hasn't yet been written. In the fact sheet, the...
By Seth Millstein

Obama's 100th Day Was Understated

As President Trump hits his 100th day in office, countless retrospectives have been penned on about what he has and hasn't accomplished during his young presidency. Aside from successfully appointing ...
By Seth Millstein

Obama's First 100 Days Were Pretty Impressive

President Trump is nearing his first 100 days in office, and he could have little to show for it. That may be why he's publicly downplayed the significance of the first 100 days, tweeting that it's a ...
By Seth Millstein

Kentucky's New "MyRewards" Program Would Drastically Hurt Medicaid

In Kentucky, Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is attempting an enormous transformation of Medicaid, one that would severely cut benefits and restrict access to the program. This would likely have a catastro...
By Seth Millstein

Trump Is Inspiring Thousands Of Women To Run For Office

Although Donald Trump's presidency has arguably been a disaster (depending on who you ask), it appears to be having at least one positive outcome. According to EMILY's List, the progressive organizati...
By Seth Millstein

Trump Congratulated A Veteran For Getting A Purple Heart

President Trump stopped by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Saturday, where he awarded a Purple Heart to a war veteran. And there's nothing wrong with that: The Purple Heart is awar...
By Seth Millstein

Otto Warmbier Is Still In North Korea Today

On Saturday, the North Korean government reportedly detained an American citizen in the country, according to the Swedish embassy in Pyongyang and the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology's ...
By Seth Millstein

Marine Le Pen Probably Won't Win, But You Never Know

France held the first round of its presidential election on Sunday, and for the first time the country's modern history, neither of the two winners were from the main two political parties. Instead, N...
By Seth Millstein

Former Fox Anchor Accuses Roger Ailes Of Sexually Harassing Her

On Sunday, former Fox News anchor Alisyn Camerota alleged that Roger Ailes sexually harassed her when he was her boss at the network. Ailes allegedly insinuated to Camerota that she could advance her ...
By Seth Millstein

Stop Asking If Jon Ossoff and Alisha Kramer Are Getting Married

Like just about every politician, Jon Ossoff has seen his private life come under public scrutiny. The 30-year-old Democrat running to represent Georgia's sixth congressional district has been dating ...
By Seth Millstein

Obama Won't Criticize Trump, And It Might Stay That Way

After spending a leisurely few of months on vacation, Barack Obama will soon step back into the public eye on Monday, with a town hall-style meeting at the University of Chicago on Monday, and a serie...
By Seth Millstein

Taking Selfies Outside Of The White House Is About To Get Harder

If you're planning on taking a selfie in front of the White House sometime soon, prepare to be a little disappointed. The Secret Service announced Thursday that starting the following Wednesday, the s...
By Seth Millstein

Trump Says Republicans' New Health Care Bill Is "Really, Really Good"

According to scattered reports, Republicans are trying to resurrect President Trump's failed health care bill from the dead. Negotiations between moderate and conservative House Republicans are underw...
By Seth Millstein

Jeff Sessions Isn't Giving Hawaii The Credit It Deserves

In March, a federal judge in Hawaii blocked President Trump's revised travel ban, ruling that it demonstrated religious animus. The Trump administration didn't like this one bit, of course, and during...
By Seth Millstein

U.S. May Be Getting Ready To Try To Arrest Julian Assange

CNN reported on Thursday that the United States may be preparing to arrest Julian Assange. Although U.S. authorities have been investigating Assange and WikiLeaks since at least 2010, only now have th...
By Seth Millstein

These Trump Supporters Allege Trump Incited Rally Violence

Many of Donald Trump's opponents have accused him of inciting violence amongst his supporters — and apparently, some of his supporters agree. In separate court filings, two men accused of assaulting a...
By Seth Millstein

The Secret Service's Golf Cart Rentals Are Costing America Thousands

If you've ever wondered how much it costs taxpayers to protect Donald Trump and his family from harm, look no further than the trove of Secret Service purchase orders that CBS News recently obtained. ...
By Seth Millstein