Category Archives: Political News

Trump inaugural committee under criminal investigation, sources say

14 DEC 18 08:51 ET By Kara Scannell, Gloria Borger and Devan Cole, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump’s 2017 inaugural committee is currently being investigated by federal prosecutors in New York for possible financial abuses related to the more than $100 million in donations raised for his inauguration, according to sources familiar with the…MORE

Flake’s goodbye speech on Senate floor

In his farewell speech to Congress, departing GOP Senator Jeff Flake issued a warning that “the threats to our democracy from within and without are real” and that the country is experiencing a “moment of political dysfunction and upheaval.”MORE

Tapper on Cohen sentencing: This is huge!

CNN’s Jake Tapper discusses the significance of President Donald Trump’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, being sentenced to three years in prison.MORE

Scaramucci: Trump has a soft spot for Cohen

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said he is sad to see Michael Cohen face a prison sentence, and he believes President Trump feels the same way after years of working with Cohen.

Shawn Steel: Trump unlikely to win Democrats to back border wall

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer blasted President Trump today over his renewed threat to shut down part of the government over funding of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. He called Trump’s Oval Office outburst a “temper tantrum.” Shawn Steel, California National Committeeman for the Republican National Committee, says a deal between Schumer and House…MORE