‘It will create a firestorm’: Mulvaney’s border wall cash grab sparks dissent in White House – POLITICO

The White House is firming up plans to redirect unspent federal dollars as a way of funding President Donald Trump’s border wall without taking the dramatic step of invoking a national emergency. Done by executive… Read More

New Evidence Emerges of Possible Wrongdoing by Trump Inaugural Committee

The Trump inaugural appears to have overpaid for space at Trump’s Washington hotel, a possible violation of the law. Federal prosecutors are probing the festivities. by Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Ilya Marritz, WNYC Federal prosecutors… Read More

GOP livid with Trump over ignored Khashoggi report

Senate Republicans are fuming at President Donald Trump for telling lawmakers he would disregard a law requiring a report to Congress determining who is responsible for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The uproar… Read More

Trump Wants Socialism for the Rich, Harsh Capitalism for the Rest

by Robert Reich “America will never be a socialist country,” Donald Trump declared in his State of the Union address. Someone should alert Trump that America is now a hotbed of socialism. But it is socialism for… Read More