Tag: Donald Trump

Trump Spent More Than Three Times the Cost of Robert Mueller’s Russia Investigation Playing Golf at His Own Resorts

Photo: Leon Neal (Getty Images) Ever since special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation began, Republicans and most importantly President Donald Trump have loved to tout how it was all a waste of money. Well, an exclusive report by HuffPost has found that President Trump has spent some $102 million of taxpayers’ money to play golf at […]

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Trump Walks Out of Meeting Claiming He Can’t Work With Democratic Leaders as Long as He’s Being Investigated

Photo: Mark Wilson (Getty Images) President Trump continues to govern like a spoiled rich kid plays football. We all know this kid—the one who has the brand new K-2 football signed by Russell Wilson who wants to play with everyone but only if everyone follow his rules. The kid that doesn’t want to play tackle […]

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Nancy Pelosi Holds Closed Door Meeting With House Democrats to Quell Growing Revolt Calling for Impeachment

Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to members of the media after a House Democrats meeting at the Capitol May 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. Speaker Pelosi held the meeting with her caucus to address the growing pressure for an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.Photo: Alex Wong (Getty Images) House Speaker […]

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A Presidency That Will Live in Infamy

The House Judiciary Committee convened on Tuesday without its star witness. Don McGahn, the former White House counsel and a key witness in the Mueller report, refused to appear after President Trump ordered him not to testify. New York Representative Jerry Nadler, the committee’s Democratic chairman, told the assembled lawmakers and spectators that congressional subpoenas […]

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Impeachment Is Coming

Over the weekend, Justin Amash, a young, libertarian-leaning, Michigan Republican who represents Grand Rapids and its suburbs, did what Democratic leaders have declined to do for the past two years: He thoughtfully laid out the case for impeaching Donald Trump. And he did it based primarily on a close reading of the publically available, redacted […]

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News to Me: Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch Denies She Pushed Comey to Downplay Probe Into Clinton Emails

Loretta LynchPhoto: Getty Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, testifying before Congress last year about how the probe into Hillary Clinton’s email use was handled, said she never told ex FBI chief James Comey to downplay the investigation by referring to it as a “matter” as opposed to an “investigation.” Lynch’s testimony was part of […]

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Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch Denies She Pushed James Comey to Downplay Probe Into Clinton Emails

Loretta LynchPhoto: Getty Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, testifying before Congress last year about how the probe into Hillary Clinton’s email use was handled, said she never told ex-FBI chief James Comey to downplay the investigation by referring to it as a “matter” as opposed to an “investigation.” Lynch’s testimony was part of transcripts […]

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Ben Carson Is Getting Dragged For Confusing A Foreclosure Term With Oreo Cookies

Getty Image It could be argued that Ben Carson, like much of Trump’s administration, is not qualified to hold the very important position of power to which he’s been appointed. At the very least, he’s doesn’t seem very sympathetic to the plight of the poor. His potential incompetence became evident on Tuesday, when the neurosurgeon-turned-presidential […]

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Playing Both Sides: How Toyota Is Rolling With the Trade War Punches

<img data-attachment-id="1674844" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="toyota dealer lot" data-image-description=" Joerg Huettenhoelscher/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674844″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1036124545.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While it’s difficult to muster sympathy for giant corporations, the trade war current raging between the […]

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Ilhan Omar and Muslim Members of Congress Host Historic Iftar on Capitol Hill

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-NY), Rep. Jahana Hayes (D-CT) and Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) listen during a Congressional Iftar event at the U.S. Capitol May 20, 2019Photo: Alex Wong (Getty Images) Over the last three years, American politics have been shaped by a White House that has made a habit and […]

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Is Trump DOA in the Rust Belt?

If you’re the betting sort, maybe bet on the 2020 election being decided in the Rust Belt. It was there, in 2016, when the Democrats’ fabled “blue wall”—Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania—crumbled, handing an Electoral College victory to Donald Trump. In the 2018 midterms, however, Democrats began to rebuild that wall, electing three governors, three senators, and […]

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New Robe, Who Dis? Trump’s Tax Appeal Is Going to a Court Headed By…Wait for It…Merrick Garland

Sen. Patrick Leahy,left, (D-Vt.), ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, meets with then-U.S. Supreme Court Justice nominee Merrick Garland (R) in Leahy’s office at the U.S. Capitol September 8, 2016 in Washington, D.C.Photo: Win McNamee (Getty Images) Remember Merrick Garland? He was just a regular judge who was about to gain judicial superpowers and […]

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The Mad King’s Minions Tell Former White House Lawyer Don McGahn Not to Testify Before House Committee

Don McGahn, White House Counsel to President-elect Donald Trump, arrives at Trump Tower, January 9, 2017 in New York City. Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty Images) The White House has reportedly directed former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, arguing that as a former senior adviser to […]

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Trump’s Big Mad at Fox News for Giving Airtime to Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Other 2020 Democrats

Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks to an overflow crowd during a luncheon hosted by the City Club of Chicago on May 16, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.Photo: Scott Olson (Getty Images) President Trump is in bed with Fox News, so he’s jealous and showing it because Fox News keeps pretending […]

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Deutsche Bank Employees Notice Suspicious Transactions From Trump and Kushner Accounts; President Tweets It’s All Fake News

Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner (R) join U.S. President Donald Trump as he holds a press conference to discuss a revised U.S. trade agreement with Mexico and Canada in the Rose Garden of the White House on October 1, 2018 in Washington, DC.Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) It appears that White House aides […]

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Rep. Justin Amash Is The First Republican To Call For Donald Trump’s Impeachment

Getty Image Donald Trump has, in so many ways, had it good. Since the release of the (still redacted) Mueller Report — which didn’t explicitly call for the president’s removal but did include many troubling and possibly, criminal, revelations — few Republicans have come after the president with the force of many Democrats, some of […]

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