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Trump Fighting to Control News Narrative
Tens of thousands of protesters were ignored at a White House press briefing over one misleading Tweet and Inaugural crowd estimates. (Photo by Mike Coppola)
In the face of the largest protest in the nation’s history, the White House issued a statement quibbling over a Tweet and taking issue with crowd estimates at Donald Trump’s
inauguration without addressing millions of people who took to the streets. It was a clear signal the administration plans to force feed the media its version of the truth.
President Stands Accused of Serial Philandering
Donald Trump’s third wife, Melania Trump, a former model, will become the new first lady ushering in the era of the Trophy Wife in Washington. (Photo: Pool/Getty)
When Donald Trump takes office today, the nation’s 45th president will usher in the era of the trophy wife, something Washington hasn’t seen since President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s. He was married twice, although Nancy Reagan had been his wife for 38 years when he took office.
Financial Dealings Focus of Senate Hearing
Steven Mnuchin appeared before the Senate Finance Committee where he was grilled on his financial activities. The former Goldman Sachs banker is Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury Secretary. (Photo: Getty)
a former Goldman Sachs banker picked by Donald Trump
to head the U.S. Treasury, set up off-shore companies in the Cayman Islands and Antigua, drawing questions during his confirmation hearing about using the companies to help his clients dodge U.S. taxes.
More Families Disenfranchised in America
The National Nurses United, and other workers protest against financial intuitions in New York City. A new study confirms growing income inequality and a growing concentration of wealth among the rich. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
If you’re poor in American you are not alone. Over the past 24 years, 50 percent of the nation saw their share of wealth fall to just 1 percent, while America’s richest families saw their wealth grow significantly, according to a new study. The findings confirm that a significant portion of society has been disenfranchised from the economy.
Refuses To Say Guns Have No Place in Schools
Donald Trump has tapped billionaire investor Betsy DeVos to head the federal Education Department, a move drawing fire from conservative groups and the education establishment. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Betsy DeVos, the billionaire businesswoman Donald Trump has picked to be Education Secretary, proved to be remarkably clueless about federal education policy during a Senate confirmation hearing and flunked a key question about her position on guns in schools.
More Than 20 Million Left Twisting in the Wind
if the Affordable Care Act is repealed by Congress, the effects will be catastrophic for millions of people and health care providers, according to a new report. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is one thing, coming up with a replacement is another. More than 20 million people are currently twisting in the wind, according to a new report. It predicts a “death spiral” of rising uninsured and skyrocketing premium costs, if Republicans kill Obamacare.
Next Up, Mr Embarrassment and Legion of Doom
President Barack Obama is leaving office as one of the nation’s great presidents. His successor, Donald Trump shows no signs that he’ll live up to his legacy. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
As we careen, head-on, toward Jan. 20 like a locomotive with no brakes, it’s worth taking a moment to reflect on President Obama’s
legacy and wonder what might have been if Republicans in Congress hadn’t sabotaged and obstructed him at every turn without any regard for the nation’s welfare.
Trump Tweets Define the News-Cycle Narrative
Donald Trump is leading a misinformation campaign to discredit an intelligence report on his ties to Russia that has largely cowed mainstream outlets in a major media fail. (Photo: Getty)
Donald Trump’s ties to Russia is the biggest story of the 2016 election and perhaps the biggest political story since the Nixon administration Watergate scandal. But the major media were nowhere to be found when the Trump scandal was cracked wide open by a pop culture Web site.
Shocking Level of Corruption at Federal Agency
The Federal Bureau of Investigation
FBI Director James Comey is facing a new scandal over the handling of Donald Trump’s Russian dossier, leading to charges the FBI tried to cover up the information. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
had Donald Trump’s
Russia dossier in its hands weeks before the election and failed to investigate the allegations, according to the retired British MI6 agent who compiled the documents. If true, it’s a shocking new level of corruption for the tarnished agency.
Fears Trump Will Sell Out Israel to Russia
Israeli combat soldiers on patrol. Intelligence agents are fearful of sharing information with the Trump administration. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)
may be best pals with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
, but Israeli intelligence officials have drawn a line on sharing secrets with the Trump administration out of fear it could be leaked to Russia and Iran, according to a report out of Israel.