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Pelosi Claims WH Leaked Commercial Travel Plans, WH Swats Back, Calls Accusation a “Flat Out Lie”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 18, 2019 at 1:00pm 1/18/2019 at 1:00pm
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Thursday gave us what might be one of the greatest news stories of the year, at the very least, of the month.

As Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her entourage were on their way to the airport, they were informed that Trump had denied them access to a federal flight, citing the urgency...

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Trump Surprises American Troops in Iraq

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 3:00pm 12/26/2018 at 3:00pm
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President Trump and the First Lady surprised American troops stationed in Iraq when he dropped by to wish them Merry Christmas.

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Mattis To Leave Defense On January 1: Deputy Defense Secretary Shanahan To Serve As Acting Secretary

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 23, 2018 at 6:00pm 12/23/2018 at 6:00pm
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Earlier this week, Kemberlee blogged that Mattis was resigning at the end of February.  You can read his resignation letter here.

The timeline has been changed by President Trump, however, and now Mattis will be leaving his position as Defense Secretary as of January 1, 2019.  The current Deputy Secretary of Defense,...

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Defense Secretary Mattis Resigning at End of February

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 5:40pm 12/20/2018 at 5:40pm
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Trump announced Thursday afternoon that Defense Secretary General Mattis will retire at the end of February.

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Ryan Zinke Stepping Down From Position As Secretary of the Interior

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 3:30pm 12/16/2018 at 3:30pm
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Ryan Zinke was selected to head the Department of the Interior by president-elect Trump in December 2016.  Since then, he’s been busy rolling back Obama-era environmental policies, but has also found himself entangled in ethics investigations.

On Saturday, President Trump announced that Zinke is leaving his post at Interior.

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Trump Announces New Acting Chief of Staff: Mick Mulvaney, Current Director of the Office of Management and Budget

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 5:46pm 12/14/2018 at 5:46pm
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Friday afternoon, President Trump announced an acting Chief of Staff. Currently the Director of the Office of Management and Budget and acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mick Mulvaney will replace outgoing Chief of Staff, General John Kelly.

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John Kelly Leaving Position As White House Chief Of Staff

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 6:00pm 12/8/2018 at 6:00pm
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Although General John Kelly had agreed to stay in his position until 2020, President Trump is reportedly removing Kelly from his position as White House Chief of Staff.

Kelly was brought in to replace Reince Priebus and instill order to the chaotic Trump White House, and by all accounts he did an...

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Which Space Force Logo Would You Vote For?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/10/2018 at 3:00pm
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Vice President Mike Pence has officially laid out the plan to begin creating a military command dedicated to space, establishing the “Space Force” as the sixth branch of the U.S. military.

If everything goes according to this plan, the

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Trump Admin Sanctions Top Turkish Officials Over Imprisoned American Pastor

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/1/2018 at 2:00pm
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White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced on Wednesday that President Donald Trump will sanction Turkish minister of justice and minister of interior over the imprisonment of American pastor Andrew Brunson. From CNBC:

“We’ve seen no evidence that pastor Brunson has done anything wrong and we believe he is a victim of...

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EPA’s acting head is as much a foe of Obama’s regulations as Pruitt was

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 2:00pm 7/21/2018 at 2:00pm
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The last time we visited the Environmental Protection Agency, its regulation-slaying head Scott Pruitt had resigned over “the unrelenting attacks” on him and his family, which “are unprecedented and have taken a sizable toll on all of” them.

As I suspected, the left’s victory over Pruitt was hollow. Acting EPA Chief Andrew...

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Yale to Defy Trump Administration on Race Based Admissions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 11:30am 7/7/2018 at 11:30am

The Trump administration recently revoked Obama’s Affirmative Action guidelines but Yale refuses to comply.

The Yale Daily News reports:

Yale to continue using race in admissions, defying Trump guidelines

Despite the Trump administration’s reversal of Obama-era policies encouraging schools to use affirmative action to diversify their student bodies, Yale will continue to use race...

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Canadian Poli Sci Prof Compares Sarah Sanders to Nazi Propaganda Minister

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 8:00am 6/26/2018 at 8:00am
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Not only is the Nazi comparison inaccurate and lame, it’s an insult to the memory of Holocaust victims and survivors. No one on the left seems to get this.

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Poli Sci Professor Compares Sarah Sanders to Nazi Propaganda Minister

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DHS Issues Safety Warnings After Official Found Burned Animal Carcass on Porch

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 25, 2018 at 5:00pm 6/25/2018 at 5:00pm
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It looks like you got your wish, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA). She told MSNBC that #TheResistance will “harass them [members of the administration] until they decide that they’re going to tell the president, ‘No, I can’t hang with you.'”

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Uncivil war declared: Rep. Maxine Waters calls on #TheResistance to find and confront Trump officials

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 9:10pm 6/24/2018 at 9:10pm
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Confronting Trump administration officials and supporters in public places and even at their homes is becoming the go-to tactic for #TheResistance.

Just in the last few days we have covered several such incidents:

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White House Wants to Merge Labor, Education Departments

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/22/2018 at 1:00pm
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When I taught high school English, I realized that education is best handled as locally as possible and developed a hatred for the Department of Education. I’ve often said I would abolish that department immediately if I ever became president.

This may be the first step in the right direction. The White...

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Report: Trump Approval With His Base Tops Obama’s, JFK’s At This Point In Their Presidencies

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 5:00pm 6/17/2018 at 5:00pm
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President Trump must be doing something right, or the #Resistance is doing something very wrong.  Or both.  No recent president has enjoyed a higher approval rating among his base than Trump since President Bush following the 9/11 terror attacks.

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Democrats Try to Co-opt Trump’s ‘Drain the Swamp’ Message

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 9:00pm 5/23/2018 at 9:00pm
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Democrats have been looking for a message for the 2018 midterms and they finally found one they like. Here’s the funny part. It’s one of Trump’s core talking points.

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