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  • Julian Assange trolls Hillary on Twitter

    02/19/2018 5:10:33 PM PST · by MNDude · 27 replies
    @HillaryClinton Happy birthday to this future president.
  • Driver of WH press pool van detained for what he said was a personal firearm found in his baggage.

    02/19/2018 9:26:51 AM PST · by CMB_polarization · 24 replies
    Public Pool ^ | February 19, 2018 at 9:12:37 AM EST | Jordan Fabian
    "...Driver was not allowed onto club property so a White House staffer drove the van instead. White House staff said all drivers were replaced after the incident. When press loaded back into vans, driver was being questioned by an officer..."
  • If Sarah Sanders Were to Smack the Press

    02/16/2018 10:02:07 AM PST · by Kaslin · 13 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 16, 2018 | Brent Bozell
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is constantly hammered by "Gotcha!" questions from reporters in the briefing room. This was dramatically underlined when the story broke about former White House staff secretary Rob Porter being accused of domestic violence by two ex-wives, one of whom even brandished a picture with a black eye. By the time it was over, Sanders had one, too. It didn't look good, and nothing Sanders said from the lectern was going to be good enough. The same outlets that couldn't muster more than one question regarding former President Bill Clinton's alleged rape of Juanita...
  • Pastor Begley: Melania Trump Demanded Spiritual Cleansing of WH, Removal of Pagan, Demonic Idols

    02/12/2018 4:52:23 PM PST · by annalex · 75 replies
    CNS News ^ | February 8, 2018 | Michael W. Chapman
    Pastor Begley: Melania Trump Demanded Spiritual Cleansing of WH, Removal of Pagan, Demonic Idols Michael W. Chapman By Michael W. Chapman | February 8, 2018 | 1:04 PM ESTWhile commenting on President Donald Trump's very public support for Christianity, as well as the frequent Bible studies and prayer gatherings held at the White House, evangelical Pastor Paul Begley said first lady Melania Trump demanded that the White House be spiritually cleansed and that pagan, demonic items and artifacts from the Obama and Clinton years be removed. Melania Trump reportedly said, "IÂ’m not going to go into that White House unless...
  • Obama Portrait Artist Likes to Paint African-American Women Holding Heads of Decapitated White Women

    02/12/2018 10:59:32 AM PST · by MNDude · 55 replies
    Can you imagine if Donald Trump’s official portrait artist painted white women holding the decapitated heads of African-American women? There would be social chaos. But as Americans we are supposed to sit back and applaud Obama’s artist for chopping off the heads of white women to be carried like a trophy by African-American women? Was this artist, Kehinde Wiley, paid with public tax monies to paint Obama’s portrait?
  • Trump Follows the Same Security Clearance Process as Obama and Bush, Says W H Legislative...

    02/11/2018 10:34:55 AM PST · by Kaslin · 32 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 11, 2018 | Timothy Meads
    Today on NBC's Meet the Press, White House Legislative Director, Marc Short, defended the process used to vet and hire staffers within the administration The White House’s clearing process has fallen under scrutiny since Rob Porter, a former top aide to President Trump, resigned after graphic details of alleged domestic abuse surfaced earlier this week. Meet the Press' host, Chuck Todd, asked Short what missteps were taken by the White House in hiring Rob Porter. Short responded, saying that many in the White House considered Porter to be a friend and an outstanding worker. But, Short emphasized that there is...
  • Ending the Economic Harm Caused by Our Immigration System...

    02/10/2018 1:57:31 PM PST · by caww · 8 replies
    White House Gov ^ | February 8, 2018 | White House
    It is time to create a merit-based immigration system that makes sense for a modern economy – selecting new arrivals based on their ability to support themselves financially and to make positive contributions to U.S. society..... President Donald J. Trump Our immigration system’s prioritization of family relations over merit, education level, or skill has allowed a wave of low-skilled labor into our country.... More than two-thirds of the legal immigrant admissions into the United States each year are admitted based on family relations rather than merit or skill. The United States grants up to 50,000 visas each year through the...
  • White House Staff Secretary Resigns Over Abuse Allegations

    02/07/2018 11:25:57 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 31 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 8/2/18 | Amber Randall
    White House staff secretary Rob Porter resigned Tuesday after two of his ex-wives came forward accusing him of abuse while they were married to him. Porter called the allegations “simply false” before thanking the president for the opportunity to serve in the White House and announcing he would be leaving, reports Axios. “These outrageous allegations are simply false. I took the photos given to the media nearly 15 years ago and the reality behind them is nowhere close to what is being described. I have been transparent and truthful about these vile claims, but I will not further engage publicly...
  • Looks Like Some Of The Eagles Will “Boycott” A White House Visit

    02/06/2018 12:28:35 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 70 replies
    Hotair ^ | 02/06/2018 | Jazz Shaw
    I suppose this was inevitable because it’s 2018 and everything has to be terrible. It looks as if the Philadelphia Eagles playbook has been expanded to include more than screen passes and flea flickers.Step 1: Win Super Bowl for first time in franchise history. Step 2: Watch as fans set fire to city, loot department stores and tear down street lights. Step 3: Turn victory into political statement so some players can be part of the #RESIST movement.Time Magazine reports that a number of players didn’t waste any time on celebrating or planning for the next season before they...
  • White House Will Return Secret Memo To House Intelligence Committee

    02/01/2018 9:15:37 AM PST · by blam · 154 replies
    CBS News ^ | 2-1-2018 | Major Garrett
    Two sources directly involved in the process say the GOP-authored House Intelligence Committee memo will not be released Thursday. The plan now is for the White House to return the memo – with redactions approved in consultation with the FBI – to the Intelligence Committee Friday. The memo will not be released by the White House. House Intelligence Committee Republicans will determine the timetable and procedure for making the memo public. The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is objecting to the memo's release, claiming Wednesday there were "material changes" made to the memo after the committee voted on...
  • White House reopens petition website that promises official responses

    02/01/2018 8:24:07 AM PST · by deplorableindc · 9 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | Feb. 1, 2018
    The White House made good on plans to reopen its online petition site by the end of January, relaunching the platform minutes before midnight Wednesday. Many doubted the administration would stick to quick turnaround plans for the site, which was taken offline “for maintenance” in December as part of a vendor change projected to save $1.3 million annually. The petition platform — hosted at petitions.whitehouse.gov — relaunched under its original name, “We the People,” with all 17 Trump-era petitions that cleared a 100,000-signature threshold for an official response restored.
  • Chris Long Won’t Visit The White House If Eagles Win Super Bowl

    01/29/2018 1:53:04 PM PST · by Red Badger · 111 replies
    Philadelphia.cbslocal.com ^ | January 29, 2018 at 11:58 am | Staff
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chris Long did not visit the White House after winning the Super Bowl with the Patriots last year and he would do the same exact thing again this year. The Eagles’ defensive lineman is now playing against the Patriots in Super Bowl LII and joined Barstool Sports’ Pardon My Take on Sunday. “No, I’m not going to the White House,” Long said. “Are you kidding me?” Long, 32, signed a two-year deal with the Eagles this offseason, and has been well worth it. In the NFC Title game, Long was a beast and he even retweeted a...
  • Trump in Davos: 'America is open for business'

    01/26/2018 6:58:26 PM PST · by Kaslin · 8 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | January 26, 2018 | Sarah Westwood
    President Trump on Friday touted the growth of the American economy since his election, and told countries and business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, that the U.S. is "open for business" now that his administration has slashed regulations and lowered corporate taxes. "The world is witnessing the resurgence of a strong and prosperous America," Trump said. "America is open for business and we are competitive once again." "When the United States grows, so does the world," Trump said, repeating his pledge to always put "America first" and encouraging other world leaders to put their own countries...
  • De Blasio abruptly cancels White House meeting with Trump

    01/24/2018 1:19:23 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 60 replies
    Mayor Bill de Blasio abruptly canceled what would have been his first White House meeting with President Trump on Wednesday — citing Department of Justice action on immigration as the reason. Hizzoner was scheduled to visit the White House with more than 100 other mayors to discuss issues that include infrastructure spending and the opioid crisis. “I will NOT be attending today’s meeting at the White House after @realDonaldTrump’s Department of Justice decided to renew their racist assault on our immigrant communities,” de Blasio tweeted just a couple of hours before the scheduled meeting. “It doesn’t make us safer and...
  • A change of Guard

    01/24/2018 8:14:35 AM PST · by Jedediah · 4 replies
    Coming soon a stepping stone,where no man will rule but God alone,where wisdom speaks and virtue rules,The Spirit of The Lord revealing fools.
  • Man arrested for having loaded firearm near White House

    01/23/2018 6:18:35 PM PST · by markomalley · 10 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 1/23/18 | Gabby Morrongiello
    U.S. Secret Service agents arrested the owner of a suspicious vehicle that was discovered near the White House in the early hours of Tuesday morning, after the suspect was found with an unlicensed pistol."On January 23, 2018, at approximately 2:30 a.m., Secret Service Uniformed Division officers were alerted to a suspicious vehicle in the vicinity of the White House complex," the agency said in a statement Tuesday morning. "During their investigation, officers discovered the operator of the vehicle was in possession of a loaded firearm." The vehicle owner, who was not identified by name, was charged with "carrying a pistol...
  • American Presidents, Through the Years

    01/22/2018 7:16:08 PM PST · by jfd1776 · 8 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | January 22, 2018 A.D. | John F. Di Leo
    Reflections on Presidents and the Presidency, on Inauguration Day President George Washington was inaugurated on April 30, 1789, but not by choice. He had been in town, ready to take office, for weeks already… but the newly-elected Congress took their time arriving, as the president, anxious to get started, had to cool his heels. They needed a quorum, to ratify the results of the electors, and to put together a republican response to the monarchial tradition of the formal coronation – with all its pomp and circumstance – to which the rest of the world was accustomed. But as much...
  • White House changes public voicemail to say Democrats holding government 'hostage'

    01/21/2018 10:53:22 AM PST · by Libloather · 33 replies
    The Hill ^ | 1/21/18 | BRETT SAMUELS
    The White House's public comment telephone line isn't accepting calls amid the ongoing government shutdown, and its recently updated recorded message blames it on Democrats. Upon calling the comment line Sunday morning at (202) 456-1111, a woman's voice reads the following message: "Thank you for calling the White House. Unfortunately, we cannot answer your call today because congressional Democrats are holding government funding, including funding for our troops and other national security priorities, hostage to an unrelated immigration debate," she says. "Due to this obstruction, the government is shut down," she continues. "In the meantime, you can leave a comment...
  • LIVE: Press Secretary Sarah Sanders URGENT White House Press Briefing on Trump Fake News Awards

    01/17/2018 10:01:30 AM PST · by Revel · 33 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1-17-18 | Golden State Times
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  • Stunningly Rude and Disrespectful Conduct by CNN’s Jim Acosta…

    01/16/2018 9:27:10 PM PST · by bitt · 31 replies
    CONSERVATIVE TREEHOUSE ^ | 1/16/2018 | SUNDANCE
    CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta has a history of rude journalistic behavior and disrespect that has never before been allowed in the White House. Today during an oval office meeting between President Trump and President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan the CNN journalist exhibited a level of disrespectful behavior that should lead to his White House press credentials being revoked permanently.