Democrat presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg received a gag gift from his financial services company in 1990 that contained what were portrayed as quotes from him, many of which contained offensive and sexist language. The Washington Post published the short book that’s titled “The Portable Bloomberg: The Wit and Wisdom of Michael Bloomberg.” The book claims
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President Donald Trump spoke with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday regarding the situation in Syria’s Idlib province amid mounting fears of a humanitarian disaster there, reports The Hill. “Yesterday, President Donald J. Trump spoke with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey. President Trump expressed concern over the violence in Idlib, Syria, and thanked
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Look out Democratic presidential hopefuls, President Donald Trump’s crowd sizes and primary voter turnout – in an uncontested GOP race – are a huge “warning sign,” Politico reported Sunday. “Impeachment has lit a fire under the Trump base — and I anticipate it will burn until Election Day in November,” ex-Sen. Norm Coleman, R-Minn., chairman
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Three survivors of church shootings are running as gun-rights advocates in March Republican primaries in Texas, The Wall Street Journal reported. Pastor Frank Pomeroy, Stephen Willeford, and Jack Wilson are each running for office as Second Amendment advocates. “I never had such a voice,” Willeford, who grabbed his AR-15 and pursued and shot the Sutherland Springs, Texas, church
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Iowa Democrats on Saturday picked a legislator to serve as interim chairman of the state party, after the previous leader resigned following a meltdown in tabulating results from the lead-off presidential caucuses. The party’s State Central Committee voted to install Iowa state Rep. Mark Smith, of Marshalltown, as interim chairman, replacing Troy Price, the Des
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Like Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg can go “all the way” to the White House, according to American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten. “I don’t want to be heretical, but there’s another independent in the race who was a Republican and now a Democrat, and that’s Michael Bloomberg,”
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Making a plea – perhaps to President Donald Trump – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy told CNN on Saturday it is “not true” Ukraine is corrupt, so “please stop saying that.” Zelenskiy’s remarks came in response to CNN’s Christiane Amanpour at the Munich Security Conference. It was the first interview with the Ukrainian leader embroiled in the House Democrat’s impeachment attempt
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A House GOP effort on a climate change proposal, led by Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, is facing rejection from party hardliners, according to The Hill. “The Democrats have trained everybody to think that the only people who care about climate change are the ones who engage in hysterical alarmism or engage in real high-minded but
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U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Saturday cast China as a rising threat to world order — saying the world’s most populous nation steals Western know-how, intimidates smaller neighbors, and seeks an “advantage by any means and at any cost.” A frequent critic of China, Esper used an address to an international security conference in
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Workers at computer technology giant Oracle are reportedly furious about founder Larry Ellison’s plan to host a fundraising dinner at his California home next week for President Donald Trump. Some employees are circulating a petition calling on the Redwood, Cal.-based corporation’s leadership to take a stand against what they call Ellison’s “damaging association with the
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Some sailors were punished for wearing patches playing off President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign slogan at a speech in Japan last year, Military.com reported. Citing a Navy investigation document, the news site reported patches urging “Make Aircrew Great Again” violated a Department of Defense order banning troops from participating in political events in uniform. While the
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There’s a “strong case” for a new trial for President Donald Trump’s longtime friend and confidant Roger Stone, given revelations that the jury foreperson at his federal trial had been actively opposed to the president, Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., told Newsmax TV on Friday. In an interview on “Newsmax Now,” Collins said it’s time “we have a serious look
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It’s not surprising that Joe Biden and his wife Jill would defend their son Hunter, but the “hypocrisy is wearing” about expecting his actions in Ukraine and elsewhere to be left out of the political conversation, President Donald Trump’s daughter-in-law and campaign adviser Lara Trump said Friday. “None of us have been left out of
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is open to filling a seat on the Supreme Court if one opens up this year, a move in sharp contrast to his decision to block President Barack Obama’s nominee to the high court following Justice Antonin Scalia’s death in 2016. “I’m not aware of any vacancy, but if
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Wall Street executives and hedge fund managers say former Vice President Joe Biden has “no chance” against Mike Bloomberg and should drop out of the Democratic presidential race, Fox Business reported. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is currently the front-runner among Democrats, with former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Biden, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., splintering the
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Reports a juror in the Roger Stone case held undisclosed political animus against President Donald Trump can be the legal impetus for a mistrial, according to Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz on Newsmax TV. “I think that Stone should get a new trial,” Dershowitz told Thursday’s “Greg Kelly Reports.” “We’ve now discovered that one of the
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Attorney General William Barr is off base in telling President Donald Trump on how or how not to tweet, because the American people elected him for it, former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, newly minted Newsmax TV host, said on Newsmax TV. “I learned to deal with it,” Spicer said during Thursday’s “Newsmax Now.” “This is what makes
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The Senate approved a bipartisan measure Thursday limiting President Donald Trump’s authority to launch military operations against Iran. The measure, authored by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., says Trump must win approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran. Eight Republicans joined with Democrats to pass the resolution by a 55-45 vote. Kaine
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It is not a surprise that Democrats are calling for Attorney General William Barr to resign over his handling of the sentencing recommendation for President Donald Trump friend Roger Stone, but the president is “absolutely right” that sentencing Stone to 7-9 years in prison is excessive, White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham said Thursday.  She
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Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Wednesday continued his plea for President Donald Trump to pardon Roger Stone while slamming CNN’s coverage of his trial, reports Mediaite. “The president must pardon Roger Stone or commute his sentence before he goes to jail,” Carlson said during Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” “Democrats will howl if he does that. Well, they’re
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California billionaire Tom Steyer said Wednesday he is poised to “shock the world” next week with a good showing in the Nevada caucuses that he says is necessary for him to eventually win a “wide open” race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Steyer insisted his campaign is “doing fine,” despite failing to gain traction in
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Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leading a very tight race for the Republican Senate primary in Alabama, the Alabama Daily News reported Wednesday. “Sessions is facing a much tougher fight to win the Republican nomination than most political insiders likely anticipated,” Mason-Dixon Polling and Strategy’s Brad Coker told the paper. If the primary were held
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday refuted claims he was scuttling requests for President Donald Trump’s tax returns from Democratic lawmakers. Mnuchin has yet to comply with a request from House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D-Mass., for Trump’s tax returns. “It seems that Democrats’ requests get shoved in the back of a
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Ed Rollins, chairman of the pro-Trump Great America PAC., said Sen. Bernie Sanders’ victory in New Hampshire is a major loss for the Democratic Party. Rollins, who managed President Ronald Reagan’s re-election campaign, made his comments in a column posted by Fox News on Wednesday. “New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary is over, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.,
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