Shootout At The Oval Office – Nancy Pelosi Hits Target, Trump Shoots Off Mouth

still image from C-Span coverage of the Oval Office meeting between President Donald Trump, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, with Vice President Mike Pence in attendance.

by Richard Cameron   The White House meeting in the Oval Office involving President Trump, House Minority leader (soon to be Majority leader and Speaker once again) Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer, unraveled in short order into something neither Trump nor White House staff had anticipated.  Mike Pence did sit in on the little get together, but was a seat warmer and made Justice Clarence Thomas seem like a chatterbox in comparison. In other words, not a syllable escaped the Vice President’s mouth before or after Trump’s…

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Were The Virginia And New Jersey Elections Referendums On The Trump Presidency?

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by Richard Cameron Donald Trump’s presidential approval ratings are down nationally and have been trending downward since he took office. The elections on Tuesday – particularly in Virginia and New Jersey, were being viewed as a test of his potency in the mid-term elections in 2018.  What the results in those states revealed, has the Trump administration deeply concerned, even if Trump himself is attempting to dismiss them. In last night’s gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey, voters rejected Republican candidates for governor of those two states. In New…

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Why Does the Trump Administration Want Your Voter Registration Data?

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by Oletta Branstiter So far, 27 states have rebelled against the demand by the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, formed by President Trump, to provide state voter registration data for every voter in the nation. Secretaries of State received the directive on Wednesday, June 28. According to The Hill: The letter, signed by commission vice chairman and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R), asked for names, addresses, birth dates and party affiliations of registered voters in each state. It also sought felony convictions, military statuses, the last four…

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Pence Lawyers Up For Russian Investigation Though Guilt is Not Likely – Whose Next?

By Janice Barlow Mike Pence has decided to be proactive concerning the special investigation into Russian ties to the Trump administration. He has retained an outside attorney. Richard Cullen, a former U.S. attorney, who is now based out of Richmond, VA has been hired by Pence. The Vice President made this decision after a lengthy and careful interview process involving several law firms over the last few weeks. Cullen will also be providing assistance to Pence with regards to questioning by Congressional committees. An aide to Vice President Pence stated…

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