Tag: Republicans

MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski Questions Trump’s Mental Health [VIDEO]

One day after Barack Obama’s former campaign manager called Donald Trump a “psychopath,” MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski picked up the ball and ran with it, saying the GOP presidential nominee needs to see a psychiatrist for the good of the country. After guest Howard Dean, a former doctor, noted that Trump exhibited signs of classic narcissism,…

Donald Trump To Give Immigration Speech Wednesday In Arizona

Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that he will make a speech about immigration Wednesday in Arizona. Last week, he postponed a speech he was planning to make in Colorado on the topic. Early in his campaign, Trump said he would build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico and deport the estimated 11 million undocumented…

Maine Governor Paul LePage Calls Dem ‘C**ksucker’

Paul LePage, the Republican governor of Maine, called a Democratic lawmaker a “cocksucker” in a profane voicemail he left Thursday. Rep. Drew Gattine criticized LePage’s previous comments laying all the blame for illegal drugs on blacks, but denied calling him a racist. LePage didn’t buy it. “Mr. Gattine, this is Gov. Paul Richard LePage,” the…

Trump Campaign CEO Complained About Jews

Stephen Bannon, the CEO of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, allegedly didn’t want to send his twin daughters to the Archer School for Girls in Los Ageles because of the number of Jewish students there, his ex-wife alleged in court. “The biggest problem he had with Archer is the number of Jews that attend,” his ex-wife…

Trump’s Doctor Wrote Health Letter In Minutes While Trump Waited in Limo

Donald Trump’s physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein wrote a letter declaring Trump’s “astonishingly excellent” health in five minutes while Trump waited outside in a limousine, Bornstein told NBC. On its December release, Bornstein’s letter drew scrutiny for its outlandish claims, which included “if elected, Mr. Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever…

Trump CEO Was Charged With Choking Wife

Steve Bannon, the new CEO of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, was accused of grabbing his former wife by “the throat and arm” during an argument that resulted in a domestic-violence charge against him in the 1990s, according to court documents related to their divorce. The New York Post reports Bannon’s then-wife, Mary Louise Piccard, claimed…

Watch Morning Joe’s Hillary Clinton Interview [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton joins Morning Joe to discuss why she says Donald Trump has built a campaign on ‘prejudice and paranoia’ as well as the Clinton Foundation. From the start, Trump has built his campaign on prejudice and paranoia. My work as Secy. of State was not influenced by any outside forces.

Mr. Brexit: Nigel Farage Joins Donald Trump To Attack Hillary Clinton [VIDEO]

Nigel Farage, a key figure in the successful campaign to get Britain out of the European Union, lent his support to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying Trump represented the same type of anti-establishment movement that he masterminded in his own country. Farage appeared with Trump before a cheering crowd of thousands at…

The Softening: Donald Trump Flip Flopping On Immigration [VIDEO]

The anti-immigrant GOP presidential candidate said in a TV interview that aired Wednesday night that his time on the campaign trail has made him sympathetic to the plight of many undocumented people who have been in the U.S. for a long time. The anti-immigrant GOP presidential candidate said in a TV interview that aired Wednesday…

Eric Trump: Dad Would Be ‘Foolish’ to Release Taxes [VIDEO]

According to Eric Trump, it would be “foolish” for his father Donald to release his tax returns amid the presidential race. “You would have a bunch of people who know nothing about taxes trying to look through and trying to come up with assumptions on things they know nothing about,” the 32-year-old spawn of the…

State Department To Release 14,900 Newly Discovered Clinton Emails

The FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server as secretary of state found 14,900 work-related emails and documents that her lawyers had not previously disclosed, State Department lawyers told a federal judge on Monday. Clinton’s lawyers turned over about 30,000 emails in 2014. The State Department and Judicial Watch, a conservative…

Melania Trump to Sue Daily Mail for Defamation

Melania Trump is set to take legal action against The Daily Mail over an article she claims is defamatory about her personal background. The Mail and several other outlets ran a story last week raising “troubling questions” about Melania’s visa status upon first meeting Donald Trump, while also alleging that salacious details about her employment…

NYT Report: Trump’s Companies $650M In Debt

An investigation into Donald Trump’s real estate holdings by the New York Times has called into question the Republican nominee’s claims of having great business savvy. According to the report, Trump’s companies are at least $650 million in debt — more than twice as much as he disclosed in financial forms for the presidential campaign.…

Manafort Lobbied For Ukraine in D.C. [VIDEO]

A firm run by Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, orchestrated a lobbying operation in Washington D.C. for Ukraine’s ruling political party, according to new emails acquired by the Associated Press. Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates, who also works on the Trump campaign, did not disclose their work as foreign agents which is required…

Paul Manafort, Trump’s Campaign Chairman, Resigns [VIDEO]

Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned Friday morning, the candidate announced in a statement. “This morning Paul Manafort offered, and I accepted, his resignation from the campaign,” Trump said. “Paul is a true professional and I wish him the greatest success.” Despite the kind words, Trump essentially demoted Manafort this week by hiring Brietbart…

Clinton Told FBI Colin Powell Recommended Private Email

Hillary Clinton told the FBI that former Secretary of State Colin Powell recommended on two occasions that she use a private email account for unclassified communication, sources told NBC News early Friday. According to the Democratic nominee, Powell made the suggestions at a small dinner party shortly after Clinton took over at the State Department…

Trump Regrets ‘Saying the Wrong Thing’ [VIDEO]

Donald Trump offered a vague apology on Thursday for not choosing “the right words” throughout his campaign, telling a crowd in North Carolina, “I will never lie to you.” “Sometimes, in the heat of debate, and speaking on a multitude of issues, you don’t choose the right words or you say the wrong thing. I…

Trump Shakes Up Staff Hires Breitbart‘s Bannon as CEO

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has diminished the role of campaign chairman Paul Manafort and brought on Breitbart News executive Stephen Bannon and Republican pollster Kellyanne Conway. Bannon has been named the campaign’s new chief executive, and Conway will become campaign manager. According to The Washington Post, the decision is intended to curtail Manafort’s efforts…

New Monmouth University Poll: TRUMP Losing Florida By 9

Hillary Clinton is leading 9-points over Donald Trump in Florida, according to a poll released Tuesday, owing to her advantage among minorities and white women in the state. The survey from Monmouth University found Clinton with the support of 48% of likely voters in the important swing state, compared with 39% for Trump. Libertarian Gary…

Ivanka Trump Vacationing With Putin’s Alleged Girlfriend

Ivanka Trump is vacationing with Rupert Murdoch’s ex-wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch, who is rumored to be dating Russian President Vladimir Putin. Trump posted a photo of the two in Croatia on Sunday. Deng Murdoch introduced Trump to her eventual husband, Jared Kushner, according to People magazine. Rumors swirled in March that Deng Murdoch was linked…

Michael Moore: Trump’s Sabotaging His Presidential Bid [VIDEO]

Oscar-winning Michael Moore realesed a blog post on the progressive Alternet insisting that Donald Trump is currently sabotaging his presidential bid because he never wanted the Oval Office in the first place. The whole campaign had begun as a tactic to give him leverage in ongoing negotiations with NBC over his Apprentice deal, Moore claims.…

AP Sources: Manafort Tied To Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

Donald Trump’s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. The revelation, provided to The Associated Press by people directly…

Trump Aide’s Manafort Shows Up in Secret Ukraine Ledger [VIDEO]

Ukrainian anti-corruption investigators in Kiev say they have found the name of Donald Trump’s campaign chairman in a secret ledger left behind by ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. The ledger reportedly shows $12.7 million in undisclosed cash payments meant for Paul Manafort from Yanukovych’s political party from 2007 to 2012. Investigators say the document detailing cash…

Protestors Interrupt Trump Rally To Demand His Tax Forms [VIDEO]

Protestors interrupted Donald Trump’s Friday remarks in Erie, Pennsylvania, by holding up signs to pressure the GOP nominee to release his tax returns. Hillary Clinton released her own 2015 tax returns earlier Friday, posing an implicit challenge for Trump to follow suit. For months, Trump has insisted that he cannot release his own tax returns,…

Trump: I Was Just Being Sarcastic When I Said Obama Founded ISIS

Donald Trump says he was just being sarcastic when he repeatedly claimed Thursday that President Obama and Hillary Clinton were “the founders” and “MVPs” of the Islamic State terror group. “Ratings challenged @CNN reports so seriously that I call President Obama (and Clinton) ‘the founder’ of ISIS, & MVP. THEY DON’T GET SARCASM?” Trump, the…

Trump Accuses Obama Of Being ‘Founder Of ISIS’ [VIDEO]

Donald Trump accused President Barack Obama of founding the Islamic State terror group. “He is the founder of ISIS,” Trump said, repeating, “He’s the founder of ISIS, OK?… He’s the founder! He founded ISIS.” Taking it a step further, Trump went on to target his opponent in the presidential race. “And I would say, the…

Christie Staffer Texts During Bridgegate: ‘He Just Flat Out Lied’

At the same time that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told the media that neither his campaign manager and confidant Bill Stepien nor his senior staff were aware of the creation of George Washington Bridge lane closures as political retribution, his own staffers texted about him “lying,” new court documents reveal. “I’ve made it to…

MLK’s Daughter Slams Trump Remarks

Martin Luther King Jr.’s daughter on Tuesday scolded Donald Trump for suggesting to his supporters that “Second Amendment people” can prevent a President Hillary Clinton from nominating Supreme Court justices of her choice. “As the daughter of a leader who was assassinated, I find #Trump’s comments distasteful, disturbing, dangerous,” Bernice King tweeted shortly after Trump’s…