Tag: white house

NEWS

Former First Lady Fires Back At Historian

Former First Lady Melania Trump was in a no-holds-barred mood when she fired back at a historian who criticized the renovations she made to the White House Rose Garden last year, calling his remarks “misleading” and “dishonorable” before questioning his credibility. He said in a Twitter post, “.@BeschlossDC has proven his ignorance by showing a picture of the Rose Garden […]

EDITORIAL

Don’t Bet Against Trump For A Next White House Run

It’s early days yet to talk about another Presidential run for Donald J. Trump, but as they say on this side of the pond, nothing is off the table. In the 2020 general election, Donald Trump won more than 70 million votes, the second-highest total in American history. Nationally, he has more than a 47% share of the vote, winning […]

NEWS

Bernie Sanders Backs $15 Minimum Wage In House Bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders is seeking to pull out all the stops to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour despite skepticism from Capitol Hill and the White House of its future in President Joe Biden’s Covid-19 relief package. Sanders, a firebrand for the poor and those left behind, has argued for more equity in the society over the years. […]

NEWS

US House Of Representatives Passes $484 Billion Relief Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives returned to Washington on Thursday to pass a $484 billion coronavirus relief bill, funding small businesses and hospitals and pushing the total spending response to the crisis to an unprecedented nearly $3 trillion. The Senate passed the legislation on Tuesday by unanimous consent. Approval by the House will send it to the White House, where […]

NEWS

White House Not Into Impeachment Hearing?

The running commentary on President Trump’s impeachment inquiry would make for an exciting drama series but for the seriousness and the considerable importance of the political matter at hand. The White House, last week, told the House Democrats conducting the impeachment inquiry to as much as “shove it.” It charged that the inquiry is “completely baseless” and a “reckless abuse […]

NEWS

Stephen Miller — Trump vs “The Squad”

Senior White House adviser Stephen Miller, in an interview exchange with Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace, said voters have a choice between a leader who will seek to strengthen America’s western values or someone who will morph the country into Venezuela. He noted that “Anybody who’s running for office, right, left, or center, always points out where they think America can do […]

NEWS

Mick Gets Pick As Acting White House Chief Of Staff

John Michael (Mick) Mulvaney, the 51-year-old director of the Office of Management and Budget, gets called up to serve as acting White House chief of staff. Mr. Mulvaney replaces General John Kelly, who is leaving by the end of the year. Trump, who had been rebuffed by a few prospects to take over the position of the outgoing chief of […]

NEWS

Judge Forces White House To Give Back Pass To CNN’s Reporter

A federal judge has ordered the Trump Administration to return immediately White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly, an appointee of President Donald Trump, made his decision at a hearing recently. The White House said it would comply but planned to develop “rules” for orderly press conferences. The White House revoked Acosta’s credentials last […]

NEWS

White House Adviser Shows Hand As A Victim Of Sexual Assault

Kellyanne Elizabeth Conway, the 51-year-old current adviser to President Trump has joined the #Metoo movement in putting her hand up as a sexual assault victim. Before serving in the White House, Conway worked as an American pollster, political consultant, and a pundit on the media stump. Additionally, she was former Trump’s 2016 election campaign manager. In a recent interview on […]

LIFESTYLE

Michelle Wolf’s Routine Roars And Ruffles Feathers

Michelle Wolf, the 32-year-old American comedian and writer was unhinged in her act at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner Saturday night. She was scathing, rambunctious, rude, and facetious in her presentation. It was a no hold bars moment as Wolf, the contributor, and writer for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah went through her 19 minutes comedy routine. When the […]