Still angry that he got caught making his comments about immigrants from “shithole” countries, Donald Trump thought it would be a good idea to spend part of Monday attacking Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), one of the people who said they heard the president make those remarks during a White House meeting on immigration last week. […]
Earlier this week, the United States’ new ambassador to the Netherlands, Pete Hoekstra, got pummeled by the Dutch press for trying to dodge questions about peddling conspiracy theories. A lot of people on this side of the Atlantic wondered–why doesn’t our press give this administration the same treatment? Well, Donald Trump inadvertently gave them an […]
For three days, Donald Trump tried to convince Americans that he fired FBI Director James Comey for mishandling the Hillary Clinton email investigation, primarily after reading a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that harshly criticized Comey’s handling of that probe. But that line didn’t pass the smell test, in part because Trump himself, […]
When it comes to President Donald Trump’s Twitter, there are a variety of opinions. Some people like the openness and direct connection to the people, others find it impulsive and childish. When it comes to this topic, Senator Dick Durbin has a simple, direct opinion: “Donald Trump is destroying the credibility of the Office of President […]
Ending racial profiling in law enforcement is not only the right thing to do, it would also save money … so why do Republicans oppose it?