Pete Hoekstra

Trump Ambassador Finally Admits He Peddled Fake News (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Trump Ambassador Finally Admits He Peddled Fake News (AUDIO/VIDEO)

For 18 years, Pete Hoekstra represented a very large and very Republican slice of West Michigan. His lowest winning percentage was 63 percent. In a district like that, he never really had to worry about being held to account. This weekend, Hoekstra got a very sobering reminder that he’s not in West Michigan anymore. The […]

New York Times SLAMS ‘Racist, Ignorant, Incompetent And Undignified’ Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

New York Times SLAMS ‘Racist, Ignorant, Incompetent And Undignified’ Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

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 […]

Reporters Tell Trump Ambassador, ‘You Have To Answer Questions’ (VIDEOS)

Reporters Tell Trump Ambassador, ‘You Have To Answer Questions’ (VIDEOS)

It’s not often when a newly appointed ambassador has a massive credibility gap with the country where he serves before he even takes his post. Yet, Pete Hoekstra, the United States’ new ambassador to the Netherlands, managed to pull that off–and bigly. Last month, Dutch reporter Wouter Zwart called out Hoekstra for claiming that Dutch […]

Busted! Trump Ambassador Caught Lying About Past Wingnuttery (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

Busted! Trump Ambassador Caught Lying About Past Wingnuttery (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

For years, Republican politicians have complained that the press is just mean to them. It’s as if they don’t like the idea of being held to account. But if they think American journalists are hard on them, they should see how foreign journalists respond to attempts to spew wingnuttery and alternative facts. Trump’s soon-to-be ambassador […]

Trump Adviser: New POTUS Doesn’t Have To Accept U.S. Intel, Can Get It From Foreign Governments (VIDEO)

Trump Adviser: New POTUS Doesn’t Have To Accept U.S. Intel, Can Get It From Foreign Governments (VIDEO)

Just how far down the rabbit hole has the Republican Party slipped with the election of Donald Trump? So far that now some members are declaring there’s absolutely no need for Trump to rely on American intelligence agencies when he wants to know what’s going on in the world. Former Michigan Congressman Pete Hoekstra, who is […]