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Mercedes Schlapp on Michael Flynn asking for immunity

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 20:56
Washington Times columnist Mercedes Schlapp asked Friday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” why the Trump White House is talking about Michael Flynn and his potential immunity in any investigation at all.

Russia investigation: Adam Schiff releases statement after viewing docs shown to Nunes

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 19:53
Representative Adam Schiff, D-Calif., the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, released a statement tonight that criticized how the White House handled the documents were first shown to Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) earlier this week.

Company linked to Trump-Russian dossier has its own Kremlin connection, US senator says

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 19:11
The company that created a discredited dossier for President Trump’s campaign rivals and was later used by the FBI in its probe of possible links between Trump and Russia has its own Kremlin connection, according to a powerful U.S. Senator.

Kushner retains scores of real estate holdings while in WH

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 19:06
President Donald Trump's son-in-law and daughter are holding onto scores of real estate investments — part of a portfolio of at least $240 million in assets — while they serve in White House jobs, according to financial disclosures released publicly late Friday.

Full Senate heads to rare classified meeting at the White House on North Korea

Fox News (Politics) - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 20:12
In an unusual move, all 100 senators were invited to attend a classified meeting later today at the White House to discuss the North Korea situation and it growing bellicosity.

Trump tax plan reportedly would cut small business rate to 15 percent

Fox News (Politics) - 2 hours 6 min ago
President Trump's tax reform plan would cut the top rate for small business owners to 15 percent from 39.6 percent, an official with knowledge of the plan told the Associated Press Tuesday.

Conway on 'Hannity': Trump has 'great record of accomplishments' in first 100 days

Fox News (Politics) - 2 hours 6 min ago
Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway told Fox News' "Hannity" Tuesday that President Trump had put together "a great record of accomplishments' in the first 100 days of his administration and vowed more changes would be coming at a "breakneck pace."

Senate confirms Rod Rosenstein as deputy AG; will lead Russia probe

Fox News (Politics) - 8 hours 15 min ago
The Senate has confirmed Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general, putting the longtime federal prosecutor in place to oversee a federal investigation into Russian influence in the U.S. elections.

Top White House aides, GOP leaders meet on Hill over Trump’s tax plan

Fox News (Politics) - 8 hours 25 min ago
The White House is staying mum ahead of President Trump’s announcement of his much-anticipated tax plan Wednesday, but top congressional Republicans sounded open Tuesday to big cuts, even if they add trillions to the deficit.

No Parking: Reagan National Airport perk for lawmakers ending June 30

Fox News (Politics) - 8 hours 52 min ago
One of the most popular perks for Washington D.C.'s power players is coming to an end, Fox News has learned.

Trump orders Agriculture Dept. to end unnecessary regulations, help farmers

Fox News (Politics) - 9 hours 20 min ago
President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday telling the Agriculture Department to identify and eliminate potentially unnecessary regulations that “hurt farmers and rural communities.”

California judge blocks Trump order on sanctuary city money

Fox News (Politics) - 9 hours 50 min ago
A California judge on Tuesday blocked President Trump’s executive order that sought to withhold federal funds from so-called “sanctuary cities.”

Mayors grapple with 'sanctuary' label after Sessions meeting

Fox News (Politics) - 10 hours 16 min ago
The mayors of several cities say they are still grappling with what it means to be defined as a so-called sanctuary community.

Religious groups want Trump's DOJ to end case on ObamaCare contraceptive mandate

Fox News (Politics) - 10 hours 20 min ago
Several religious groups that challenged ObamaCare's birth control mandate want Justice Department lawyers to end the legal battle, arguing the arrival of the Trump administration makes their case impossible to argue.

Trump appoints Randolph Alles as new Secret Service director

Fox News (Politics) - 10 hours 31 min ago
President Trump announced Tuesday the acting deputy commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, Randolph Alles, would be the new director of the U.S. Secret Service.

DC plans 'full-scale' terror attack drill, amid NK tensions

Fox News (Politics) - 10 hours 54 min ago
Local governments in the Washington, D.C., region are planning a “full-scale” terror attack drill for Wednesday – an exercise that comes amid mounting tensions with North Korea and other threats.

Pennsylvania lawmakers to vote on future of 'ghost teachers'

Fox News (Politics) - 11 hours 38 min ago
Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania are set to vote on a bill that would eliminate the ability of teachers to earn two taxpayer-funded paychecks, one from their union and another from their employer.

Ex prez back in public eye leading by example, Obama-style

Michelle Malkin - 11 hours 41 min ago

**Written by Doug Powers

Yesterday, Barack Obama told an audience in Chicago what’s wrong with DC politics:


The ex-prez is still leading by example in his own curious way:


That Hillary-esque shot & chaser made for a funny juxtaposition, but CNN was too busy blushing to take much notice in anything like that:


Need a minute alone, CNN?

(h/t Twitchy)

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

Why are Dems happy when Trump drops unpopular positions?

Fox News (Politics) - 11 hours 52 min ago
Is it too soon for them to be celebrating?

Berkeley free speech protests: Arrests, injuries, damages since February

Fox News (Politics) - 11 hours 54 min ago
Feb.  1, 2017 Yiannopoulos Protest: Summary: Masked agitators who threw rocks and set fires during a Feb. 1 [2017] campus protest against alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, leading to the cancellation of his 8 p.m. show at UC Berkeley's Pauley Ballroom.


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