Tag: Donald Trump

MSNBC’s Donny Deutsch: Trump Will Start Civil War if Impeached

Appearing on MSNBC’s Hardball Friday, contributor Donny Deutsch claimed President Donald Trump will start a civil war in the United States if he is impeached. [embedded content] A partial transcript is as follows:  CHRIS MATTHEWS: Donny, it’s great to have you on the show. I watch you on all the other shows, so I’m going to […]

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Eric Swalwell: All Evidence I’ve Seen Shows Trump Is a Russian Agent

CHRISTOPHER MATTHEWS: Let’s talk about the materiality [of BuzzFeed’s report] here. How material was this to the role of the president of the United States. To cover up a business deal, told one of his people to lie about it. Is that relevant to his role as head of state? Tell me how. REP. ERIC […]

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Lindsey Graham on Trump Shutdown Compromise: ‘Fantastic Proposal’ — ‘Let’s Get it Done!’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Saturday lauded President Donald Trump’s compromise proposal to end the partial government shutdown and expressed enthusiasm about turning the plan into law. President Trump offered Democrat leaders a three-year extension on the temporary legal status of 700,000 “Dreamers” — immigrants who were brought to the United States illegally by their parents — […]

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Trump Officials Say ‘Rank-and-File’ Democrats Give Hope for President’s Deal

Vice President Mike Pence and administration officials expressed great hope in “rank and file” Democrats late Saturday to pass the immigration, border security, and government reopening package President Donald Trump unveiled moments before. Pence said the deal president Trump offered Saturday was the culmination of many meetings with both Democrats and Republicans on the issue […]

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CNN’s Symone Sanders: ‘Democrats Aren’t Going to Fund Donald Trump’s Little Racist Wall’

CNN personality Symone Sanders mocked President Trump’s attempt to end the government shutdown Saturday, saying that Democrats won’t fund his “little racist wall.” “It is not good for anyone, that currently, the Department of Homeland Security is not funded, that folks are going to work for free, like, this is not safe for Americans. But, […]

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Kevin Cramer: Trump ‘Captured Moral High Ground’ with Border Wall Proposal

Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) said in a statement on Saturday that President Donald Trump “captured the moral high ground” in his speech proposing a compromise between Republicans and Democrats on the border wall fight. During a speech on Saturday, President Trump proposed a border security solution that provides $5.7 billion in funding for his proposed […]

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Democrats Dismiss Trump’s Political Concession, Demand More

Democrats immediately rejected President Donald Trump’s offer of a work-permit amnesty for one million registered migrants in exchange for 230 miles of new border wall. The rejection came even though Trump’s offer angered his base by trading a DACA temporary amnesty for a wall. Also, Trump did not ask for the reform of the many […]

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Donald Trump Offers Democrats Temporary DACA Amnesty for 230 Miles of Wall

President Donald Trump proposed a compromise plan to reopen the government and get funding for his promised border wall on Saturday. The president offered to give Democrats a three-year extension of work permits for 700,000 DACA recipients and temporary protected status immigrants together with $805 million in new funding for technology to stop drug smuggling, […]

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Trump: I’m Proposing $5.7 Billion for Wall in Exchange for DACA, TPS Protections and Other Reforms

During a statement on Saturday, President Trump proposed funding for humanitarian assistance and drug detection technology, increases in Border Patrol agents and immigration judges, changes to the asylum application process for minors, promotion of family reunification, $5.7 billion in border wall funding, and protections for DACA recipients and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders. Trump said, “Our […]

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Photos: Women’s March Protesters Call For Trump to ‘Drop Dead,’ His Children to Be Caged

Protesters among the Women’s March in Washington, DC, Saturday called for free abortions for all, President Trump’s children to be caged, and for Trump to “drop dead.” The left-wing protesters showed support for feminism, prostitution, transgender issues, and immigration. Many demonstrators also showed serious hatred for the president. “Make America Great Again, and Drop Dead!” […]

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Report: Donald Trump Ready to Offer Temporary DACA Amnesty for Wall Funding

President Donald Trump is prepared to offer three-year worker permits for some illegal immigrants brought to the country as children, according to Axios reporter Jonathan Swan. Trump is expected to announce the compromise proposal Saturday afternoon — support of the BRIDGE act in exchange for $5.7 billion in funding for physical barriers on the Southern […]

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Watch Live: Anti-Trump Women’s March in D.C.

The third anti-Trump Women’s March is taking place in Washington, DC, and other U.S. cities on Saturday. Originally launched the day after President Trump was inaugurated in 2017, the event unfolds as several “sister marches” and sponsors–including the Democratic National Committee–have back out. The controversy surrounding the march centers on its leadership and their links […]

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Klobuchar: Trump Should ‘Come Back to the Table,’ End Shutdown

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) asked President Trump “to come back to the table,” and end the government shutdown. “I’m Amy Klobuchar, the Senator from the state of Minnesota. This weekend, we are on the verge of what soon will be a month-long government shutdown, and it’s the longest and most […]

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Trump to Offer Fix for Shutdown and Border ‘Humanitarian Crisis’

President Donald Trump will offer another compromise deal on Saturday to end the shutdown over the border wall, and Democrats will approve $1.1 billion to buy extra surveillance technology and additional immigration judges, according to Friday evening media reports. CBS reported: A senior administration official told CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent Major Garrett that Mr. […]

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Trump Allies Celebrate Disintegration of BuzzFeed’s Fake News Hit

Allies of President Donald Trump are out in full force Friday night, rubbing in the revelation from Special Counsel Robert Mueller that BuzzFeed’s once-thought-to-be-explosive story alleging ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen provided Mueller with evidence that the president instructed him to lie to Congress is false. President Trump himself came out swinging, again calling fake news […]

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Maher: ‘I Think the BuzzFeed Story Is True’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated he believes the BuzzFeed story about President Trump ordering Michael Cohen to lie to Congress is true. Maher said, “Here’s why I think the BuzzFeed story is true. Here’s what Newt Gingrich said today, ‘This is an absurdity…can you imagine any president [of the […]

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BuzzFeed Leads with Fake News ‘Collusion’ Story Hours After Refuted by Mueller

Buzzfeednews.com on Friday evening led with a report on Democrat lawmakers pledging to investigate President Donald Trump over its report claiming the president directed Michael Cohen, his former personal attorney, to make false statements to Congress — hours after the office of special counsel Robert Mueller denied the story’s veracity, describing it as “not accurate.” The […]

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VP Mike Pence: Pro-Life Trump Administration Is ‘All About Results’

Vice President Mike Pence told pro-life advocates Friday night the Trump administration is “all about results” in protecting unborn lives. “You know, it’s not just about speeches that we give or where we show up,” Pence told attendees of the March for Life annual Rose Dinner. “In this administration it’s all about results.” Great honor […]

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Ben Smith: We Stand by Our Story – We Want to Know What Special Counsel Means in ‘Very Vague Statement’

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith stood by BuzzFeed’s story about President Trump ordering Michael Cohen to lie to Congress and stated that the special counsel’s statement about the story is a “very vague” one that they want to see clarified. Smith said, “[T]he special counsel issued this very vague […]

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