The New York Times called it “the worst financial and organizational disadvantage of any major party nominee in recent history.” At the beginning of June, Donald Trump’s campaign had just $1.3 million in cash-on-hand, after paying for the previous month’s campaign expenses. Hillary Clinton had $43 million. Trump raised just $3 million in May. Clinton […]
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Well, I’ve been telling you for a long time he was a crook. Just thankful he’s not going to get anywhere near the White House unless it’s on a tour: Gov. Chris Christie’s cell phone, text messages and emails are missing or have been destroyed, Bridgegate defendants allege in a pair of explosive briefs filed […]
They want to call him before Congress to explain how he does his job-type things! The committee in February asked the State Department to turn over documents and communications related to the “key determination” that the oil pipeline would have an impact on climate change and the decision to cite “U.S. climate leadership” in the […]
Clever headline, right? Works both ways! NEW YORK — Donald Trump claims a net worth of more than $10 billion and an income of $557 million. But he appears to get there only by overvaluing properties and ignoring his expenses. POLITICO spoke with more than a dozen financial experts and Trump’s fellow multimillionaires about the […]
As an Italian-American and a former staff member for Mario Cuomo, I’ve been wrestling with how best to express my outrage over the fact that if Donald Trump’s name contained six vowels – like say, Mario Cuomo’s – his Presidential candidacy would be swimming with the fishes; Trump has been in bed with mobsters for […]
Oh look, a member of the media actually doing his job! A must must watch: @JakeTapper addresses Trump's comments about an "outrageous and long-ago-debunked falsehood" https://t.co/4hkReaDK5G — Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) May 24, 2016
CNN is citing unnamed sources who briefed “federal officials” who said that Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is under investigation by the FBI. CNN says the probe has also reached into the Clinton Foundation, but there is no allegation that the foundation did anything improper. Instead, they report that the investigation has focused on McAuliffe and […]
This makes me sick: Madison — A trial over Wisconsin’s voting laws kicked off Monday with a former aide to a Republican state senator testifying that GOP senators were “giddy” over the prospect the state’s 2011 voter ID law could keep some people from voting. Todd Allbaugh, who worked at the time for then-Sen. Dale […]
Today we learn of another puzzle piece regarding Herr Trump’s shady financial dealings and wow, this one is a doozy. For months, Herr Trump has been dodging requests to show his taxes and just yesterday said “There’s nothing to learn from them.” Ironic, considering in 2012 he publicly blasted Mitt Romney for being slow to […]
They just can’t be bothered to pin him down.