Archive for December, 2016

Dec
28
2016

DC private schools giving Kellyanne Conway the brush-off

Kellyanne Conway is worried establishment elites in Washington, DC, are so prejudiced against President-elect Trump that she won’t be able to get her kids into private school in the nation’s capital. via DC private schools giving Kellyanne Conway the... Read more
Dec
19
2016

Trump surpasses 270 Electoral College votes

In the end, they remained faithful electors. Amid protests across the country, members of the Electoral College on Monday formally confirmed Donald Trump as the next president of the United States. By early Monday evening, the president-elect clinched the... Read more
Dec
18
2016

Clinton advisers point fingers at Huma Abedin, inner circle for loss

While many of Hillary Clinton’s top advisers have focused their post-presidential election fury on blaming alleged Russian interference and FBI Director James Comey for Clinton’s loss, some in the so-called “Hillaryland” orbit are looking inward, including pointing fingers at... Read more
Dec
18
2016

Kissinger calls Trump a ‘phenomenon that foreign countries haven’t seen’

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said in an interview Sunday that President-elect Donald Trump could go down in history as a "very considerable president." "Donald Trump is a phenomenon that foreign countries haven’t seen," Kissinger said on CBS’s... Read more
Dec
18
2016

Lynch says she regrets tarmac meeting with Bill Clinton

5.4K   Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Sunday that the fallout from her tarmac meeting with former President Bill Clinton was "painful" for her. "I do regret sitting down and having a conversation with him, because it did give... Read more
Dec
16
2016

Russia to US: Prove campaign hacking claims or shut up

The United States must either stop accusing Russia of meddling in its elections or prove it, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday. Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said it was "indecent" of the United States to "groundlessly"... Read more
Dec
16
2016

Hillary Clinton arrives at her holiday party at New York’s famed Plaza Hotel

Hillary Clinton was spotted looking rather glum as she arrived at her holiday party in New York, while once-beaming millionaire donors like Anna Wintour dodged cameras.  A downcast Clinton arrived at New York’s famed Plaza Hotel on Thursday night... Read more
Dec
15
2016

Celebrities beg electors to be ‘heroes’ and vote against Trump

Celebrities are teaming up to beg Republicans in the Electoral College to vote against President-elect Donald Trump, pledging their “respect” in exchange for would-be “heroes.” The video, released on YouTube by Unite for America, not only features Martin Sheen... Read more
Dec
14
2016

Trump endorses Mitt Romney’s niece for RNC chair

Donald Trump is pushing for Mitt Romney’s niece to be the next GOP boss. Ronna Romney McDaniel, the chair of the Michigan Republican party, is being rewarded with the heavyweight endorsement for her part in delivering the state to... Read more
Dec
14
2016

Bill Kristol steps down as editor of ‘The Weekly Standard’

The founding editor of The Weekly Standard, William Kristol, said on Monday he is stepping down after 21 years at the helm. “Regime change at The Weekly Standard!” he tweeted. via Bill Kristol steps down as editor of ‘The... Read more
Dec
12
2016

How political rags reacted to Donald Trump’s election win

Donald Trump is going to be our next President. Is the sky falling yet? To find out, we decided we’d leave our Chicken Little costumes hanging in the closet, for a short while at least, and instead poke our... Read more
Dec
07
2016

Donald Trump is TIME Person of the Year

This real estate baron and casino owner turned reality-TV star and provocateur—never a day spent in public office, never a debt owed to any interest besides his own—now surveys the smoking ruin of a vast political edifice that once... Read more
Dec
07
2016

Trump taps wrestling magnate Linda McMahon to head SBA

Linda McMahon will be nominated to serve as the next head of the Small Business Administration, the Trump transition team announced Wednesday. McMahon, the former CEO of the World Wrestling Entertainment and wife of promoter Vince McMahon, ran unsuccessfully... Read more
Dec
07
2016

Trump wants John Kelly for Homeland Security

Donald Trump plans to name a third retired general to a top national security spot, according to a new report. Retired Gen. John Kelly is the president-elect’s pick to be the next secretary of the Department of Homeland Security,... Read more