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  1. BigLeRoy

    White House Sees Boom, But Economists See Blip

    The White House thinks we are on the verge of an economic boom, but the vast majority of economists think the current growth spurt will last only a few quarters and is nothing more than a blip. One analyst: "We're in the middle of a sugar rush that will wear off". Where White House touts a...
  2. RNG

    Trump offers White House staff discount on merchandise

    We expect the swamp to be drained when the guy in charge of the plug is the king swamprat? https://www.politico.com/story/2018/08/13/trump-white-house-staff-golf-clubs-perks-776098
  3. the watchman

    Conway: Trump White House requires nondisclosure agreements.

    Kellyanne Conway responded to claims from former White House official Omarosa Manigault Newman that she was offered “hush money” by saying Sunday that everyone in the West Wing has signed nondisclosure agreements, which she described as a completely normal practice. Manigault Newman, who...
  4. BoiseBo

    Trump says White House is no place for lying lowlife from a reality show

    Well, he finally got one right. :1thumbup: https://www.newyorker.com/humor/borowitz-report/trump-says-white-house-is-no-place-for-lying-lowlife-from-reality-show
  5. bajisima

    Minnesota could be ground zero for the House midterms?

    Interesting article. Tons of money will pour into MN for these races. For all the talk of a blue wave sweeping Democrats back into the House majority this fall, their efforts could be thwarted in one of the nation’s bluest states. Voters in the sprawling farm country south of Minneapolis...
  6. orangecat

    Trump's Leaner White House Payroll Projected To Save Taxpayers $22 Million

    This is good news. Every bit helps and a true servant of the people doesn't do it for money. 5 vs 24? Michelle was definitely "movin' on up".
  7. D

    House races offer Democrats best shot at claiming a chamber in Congress

    House races offer Democrats best shot at claiming a chamber in Congress By ABC News ################################################################################ Americans are tired of not being listened to by Republicans and they are not going to take that lying down...
  8. Eve1

    GOP House majority helping the Russians break into the 2018 elections

    https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/07/19/us/politics/ap-us-congress-election-security.html WASHINGTON — The Republican-controlled House on Thursday eliminated new funding for states to strengthen election security, drawing protests from Democrats who said Republicans are not doing enough to...
  9. Friday13

    Jim Jordan to run to replace Paul Ryan as House speaker

    Is this bozo for real? Comments MaryAnne? Jim Jordan to run to replace Paul Ryan as House speaker
  10. C

    House Republicans move to impeach deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein

    https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/26/11-republicans-move-to-impeach-deputy-attorney-general-rod-rosenstein.html Eleven House Republicans have introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who oversees special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian...
  11. the watchman

    CNN Reporter Kaitlan Collins Banned by White House for Asking Trump Questions.

    https://www.thedailybeast.com/cnn-reporter-kaitlan-collins-banned-by-white-house-for-asking-questions-to-trump this is the text book definition of censorship. Mr. Shine needs to get acclimated to his new job. He's not working for Fox News. He works for the American people. Just because the...
  12. Lunchboxxy

    White House to Stop Announcing Calls With Foriegn Leaders

    In an absolutely inane development that isn’t suspicious at all, the White House will no longer let the public know what foriegn leaders the president is talking to, nor will they provide read outs https://www.cnn.com/2018/07/24/politics/foreign-leaders-call-white-house/index.html This is...
  13. bajisima

    Trump to offer 12 billion to farmers hurt by tariffs

    Wall Street is loving this. The Trump administration plans to offer billions of dollars in aid to farmers hit by tariffs on their goods, an emergency bailout intended to ease the pain caused by Trump's escalating trade war in key electoral states, people briefed on the plan told CNBC. The...
  14. HayJenn

    White House morale tanks

    Donald Trump’s disastrous performance since his news conference alongside Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin has sent West Wing morale to its lowest level since the Charlottesville fiasco almost a year ago. As happened last August, when the president refused to condemn neo-Nazi demonstrators...
  15. D

    GOP Senators Force White House to Withdraw Trump's Pick for Ninth Circuit

    GOP Senators Force White House to Withdraw Trump's Pick for Ninth Circuit By Trish Turner ################################################################################ That was the right thing to do. Kavanaugh may also meet with the same fate. Who knows? He will need a very...
  16. Mister B

    White House says Trump to discuss allowing Russia to question US citizens

    But more than willing to let Putin question a former Ambassador to Russia. http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/397701-white-house-trump-open-to-russia-questioning-us-citizens White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that President Trump will discuss allowing...
  17. Singularity

    Elon Musk forked over tens of thousands to keep House Republicans in charge

    Obviously less than pocket change for him. But it's still so fucking stupid. I just don't get it. I still respect him, but, I mean, it will CRATER his credibility he has worked YEARS to build among the Green Left. If he has a special relationship with a given member, who hears him out and...
  18. The Man

    White House Official Who Advocated for Refugees Sacked and Escorted From Office

    White House Official Who Advocated for Refugees Sacked and Escorted From Office
  19. HayJenn

    House conservatives prep push to impeach Rosenstein

    House conservatives are preparing a new push to oust Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, according to three conservative Capitol Hill sources — putting the finishing touches on an impeachment filing even as Rosenstein announced the indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers for...
  20. D

    House Republicans Pass ‘Sickening, Bigoted’ Amendment Protecting Adoption Agencies Th

    House Republicans Pass ‘Sickening, Bigoted’ Amendment Protecting Adoption Agencies That Refuse Gay Couples by Andy Towle ################################################################################ Leader Pelosi is right in her denouncement of this travesty and poor excuse at...