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Trump Thinks Jared Kushner's Saudi Arabia Ties Are A "Liability," New Report Says

Trump administration officials reportedly told The Washington Post on Saturday that President Donald Trump said Jared Kushner's Saudi Arabia ties are a liability. The relationship has come under a microscope following the disappearance and death of…
By Caitlin Cruz

Ted Cruz Gave The Most Awkward Response When Asked Whether He And Trump Are Friends

In an interview with ABC's This Week, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz responded that Trump "is the president" when he was asked whether the the president was his friend or foe. Cruz's reluctance to define his relationship with the president in either negative…
By Monica Busch

People Are Calling BS On Trump's New Middle Class Tax Break Promise

The president left more than a few people stunned this weekend when he promised to deliver a new round of tax cuts before the midterm elections, which, in case you forgot, are slated to happen in less than three weeks. In fact, President Donald…
By Morgan Brinlee

A Former Trump Ambassador Called The Administration Extremely Chaotic In A New Op-Ed

On Saturday, in a scathing new op-ed, Trump's former Mexico ambassador, Roberta Jacobson, detailed what her job was like under the current administration. Honing in on the administration's decision to withdraw from NAFTA, the former diplomat said…
By Monica Busch

Trump Told A Female Reporter "Don't Be A Baby" When She Questioned Him On Immigration

On Friday, after New York Times reporter Emily Cochrane asked a follow-up question about his anti-immigrant rhetoric, President Donald Trump said, "don't be a baby." Trump's comments came during a roundtable with journalists before he attended a…
By Caitlin Cruz

Reporter Ben Jacobs Shuts Down Trump's Defense Of The GOP Lawmaker Who Assaulted Him

The Guardian reporter who was physically assaulted by Rep. Greg Gianforte last year has pushed back on President Donald Trump's claim the congressman is a "tough cookie." In an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, Ben Jacobs slammed Trump for…
By Morgan Brinlee

This Comment From A Former Hillary Clinton Aide Set Off Rumors That She May Run Again

If you find yourself nostalgic for the 2016 election and would like to relive it, you just may be in luck: On Friday, Former Hillary Clinton Aide Philippe Reines made comments that sparked rumors of a third presidential run. Reines, who worked with…
By Seth Millstein

A New Report Accuses Ivanka Of Some Shady Dealings With Her Dad's Real Estate Business

According to a sweeping new report by ProPublica and WNYC, Ivanka Trump gave false sales figures about Trump Organization properties in four different countries over the last decade. While promoting Trump-branded buildings in Toronto, New York,…
By Seth Millstein

POTUS Apparently Put A Lot Of Thought Into The Stormy Daniels “Horseface” Insult

America learned during the 2016 presidential campaign that Donald Trump has a penchant for attaching demeaning nicknames to his opponents. According to a new report, though, these nicknames don't always come about instantaneously. For example, Trump…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump's Threats Over A Migrant Caravan Headed To The US Escalated Quickly

President Donald Trump has consistently made immigration and trade major focuses of his administration's agenda, but today the immigration part is taking precedence over trade. Trump threatened Mexico in a series of tweets on Thursday morning,…
By Lani Seelinger

This Insult Aimed At Stormy Daniels Shows Trump Doesn't Think Of Women As People

One day after a federal judge dismissed the adult film star's defamation suit, President Donald Trump called Stormy Daniels "horseface" in a tweet where he also threatened to "go after" her and her "3rd rate lawyer." Daniels was ordered to pay…
By Lauren Holter

A New Dating App For Trump Supporters Had A Major Snafu On Launch Day

There's at least one universal truth that doesn't discriminate based on political party: Dating is hard. But one attempt to take some of the pressure off for young conservatives looking for love didn't exactly go as planned. A new dating app for…
By Lauren Holter

Why Trump's Reaction To A Journalist's Possible Murder Sounds Familiar

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is missing — that much is absolutely clear. According to evidence gathered by Turkish authorities, a coordinated and brutal murder carried out by Saudi authorities is behind that disappearance. Trump's reaction to…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump's Climate Change Views Have Changed, But They're Still Not Quite Right

Despite the overwhelming scientific consensus that human-caused climate change is real, dangerous, and possible for humans to slow, the topic remains divisive in American politics. President Donald Trump is a great example of that. Trump's views on…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump Quietly Nominated Two More Anti-Abortion Judges For Federal Court Positions

New Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's fight for his seat is over, but President Trump's push to nominate conservative judges to the bench is still going strong. Now, two more anti-abortion judges could be confirmed to the U.S. Court of Appeals…
By Lani Seelinger

Omarosa Described "Awkward" Interactions Between Trump And Ivanka In A New Interview

Ivanka Trump is often touted as her father's favorite daughter (sorry, Tiffany). But since the Trump family's presidential leap into the public eye, President Trump's bond with Ivanka has raised some eyebrows. Now, in a new interview, Omarosa…
By Morgan Brinlee

Joe Biden Said Trump Is Putting Himself Before The Country In A Powerful Speech

Former vice president Joe Biden did not mince words about President Donald Trump in a speech he gave at a rally in Kentucky on Friday. As part of a far-ranging criticism of Trump's foreign policy, Biden said that Trump is putting himself before…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump Didn't Wish Tiffany A Happy Birthday On Social Media — And This Could Be Why

In celebration of the day his youngest daughter was born, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to wish the Navy a happy birthday. As the Navy celebrated 243 years on Friday, Tiffany Trump turned 25. But while the Navy received a happy birthday…
By Morgan Brinlee

Trump Praised Confederate General Robert E. Lee — And Twitter Is Furious

Another day, another campaign rally from Trump, despite the fact that he became president in January 2016. At a rally in Lebanon, Ohio, President Donald Trump praised Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and told black people to "honor us" by voting for…
By Caitlin Cruz

Why Sarah Huckabee Sanders' Photo With Kanye In The Oval Office May Land Her In Trouble

A watchdog group has filed an ethics complaint against White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders for a photo with Kanye West that she published to her official Twitter account on Thursday, the Hill reports. The picture depicts West wearing…
By Seth Millstein