section hero navigatingtrumpsamerica
5h ago

Trump’s drug czar nominee withdraws after explosive CBS/‘Washington Post’ report

“Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar,” Trump tweeted Tuesday morning. “Tom is a fine man and a great congressman!”

This stat forecasts doomsday for Congressional Republicans in the 2018 midterm elections

Republicans' House majority could be in danger, which imperils President Donald Trump and could even lead to his impeachment.

Donald Trump said Obamacare is “finished.” For millions of people, it’s not that simple.

Several million Americans whose insurance premiums are made cheaper by federal subsidies are watching Congress after Trump cut their federal funds.

Trump claims past presidents didn’t call parents of fallen soldiers. That’s 100% false.

Trump made the false claim in response to a question from a reporter about why he hasn’t yet commented on the attack that led to the soldiers’ deaths.

Donald Trump: “There is no such thing as Obamacare anymore”

“Obamacare is finished. It’s dead. It’s gone,” Trump said Monday during a Cabinet meeting.
Oct. 16, 2017

Trump reportedly made a joke about how Mike Pence wants to hang gay people

"Don’t ask that guy — he wants to hang them all!" President Donald Trump said of Pence, according to the 'New Yorker'.

Accuser subpoenas Trump for documents related to sexual assault allegation

A woman who accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault subpoenaed his campaign for all documents related to the numerous sexual assault allegations levied against him last year.

The death toll in Puerto Rico is impossible to know. But it is expected to rise dramatically.

Only 13.7% of the island has electricity, making it hard to tell how many have died. And the island still needs tens of billions of dollars in recovery support.

Here’s what protests at Sunday’s NFL games look like after Goodell’s letter asking players to stand

Here's how NFL players responded Sunday to Roger Goodell's letter asking them to stand during the national anthem.

CNN asked Tillerson if he really called Trump a “moron.” He refused to deny it 3 times in a row.

Tillerson remained committed to Trump's agenda — but still won't deny that he called the president a "moron."
Oct. 15, 2017

On ‘Meet the Press,’ Gov. John Kasich seems to fuel rumors he’s running for president in 2020

“Boy, there’s an anecdote a lot of people will use to say, ‘You might be running in 2020,” host Chuck Todd told the governor.

This week in Trump-Russia news: Mueller meets with Reince Priebus

The Russia probe continues to move closer into Trump's inner circle.

Bannon says Trump will win in 2020 with 400 electoral votes

Trump only won 306 in 2016.

NFL will not prohibit players from protesting during national anthem, spokesman says

The announcement comes days after President Donald Trump thanked the NFL for "demanding" players stand for the anthem.

How Trump’s decision on Iran nuclear agreement could hurt US diplomatic efforts in North Korea

Pulling out of the 2015 agreement could give North Korea an "excuse" to continue its nuclear program.
Oct. 13, 2017

While you weren’t looking: 6 things Trump’s Cabinet did this week that didn’t involve Obamacare

Another Cabinet member's travel habits come under increased scrutiny and the Department of Health and Human Services quietly makes a big anti-abortion move.

Trump administration says it’ll shut down the government if Trump doesn’t get his wall

“It would be highly unlikely for the president to sign a funding bill in December that does not fund his priorities."

What is the 25th Amendment? Explaining the constitutional provision that could take down Trump.

Some Trump detractors hope the amendment could take down Trump's presidency. But don't get your hopes up.

Here’s why the president has attacked at least 7 international deals in his first year

Finding international deals to attack or withdraw from has been a consistent theme of Trump’s presidency.

Trump cuts Obamacare subsidy payments, essentially sabotaging the law

Trump's decision could cause insurers to flee the market, and make costs for insurance premiums skyrocket.