There’s little doubt a united Republican Party is helping Donald Trump’s successful transition. Plus, Democrats’ astonishing racial hypocrisy distracts from their bias and corruption, and, John Lewis and black Democrats conspire to help the Russians achieve their aims.
If Barack Obama or John Lewis or Cory Booker or Hillary “Who?” Clinton are going to imply that any of those people, or any other Republicans, or you, or I are racists — the only card they have left to play in a country that has witnessed so many years of the failure of “progressive” policies — we, and especially you Republicans, must push back.
Though the Trump presidency seems, and probably will be, a powerful banner around which Democrats will rally, the Sessions hearing placed in sharp relief the extent to which the party and its allies are scattered and directionless. The cleavages between interest groups, Senate Democrats, and the White House were wide and easily avoided. Their performance gives the appearance of flat-footedness.
The media’s unceasing campaign to bring down Trump will most certainly result in their own demise. Plus, Thursday was another good day for Trump’s nominees before Senate committees, and, Mike Lee says he would accept a Supreme Court appointment, Trump should seriously consider it.
During the campaign, the opponents of Donald Trump focused on exploiting every opportunity to portray him as a bigot. This one-dimensional, overwrought, tired, and ultimately unsuccessful line of attack is very similar to the strategy now being employed by the opponents of Sessions's confirmation. At a time when 73% of American voters believe that politicians raise racial issues only to get elected, this strategy is virtually certain to fail.
Donald Trump pulled no punches and took no prisoners while sending a message to the media on Wednesday. Plus, Sessions endures more accusations of racism from desperate Democrats on Wednesday, and, Tillerson’s grilling was all about advancing political agendas, not wrong answers.
Every single Democrat on the committee, in some way or another, attacked Mr. Sessions from the standpoint of race or religion or sex, accusing him of not embracing physical diversity as lustily as they would like. Which is pretty amazing considering the Senate Judiciary Committee is 90 percent white, more than 90 percent male and 100 percent ancient. We should start a campaign demanding that some of these guys voluntarily give up their seat on the committee to a minority. According to some of their own definitions, they must be racist!
For the most part, Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearings lacked fireworks and drama – and that’s a good thing. Plus, Contrary to claims, Trump has surrounded himself with plenty of people who will tell him “no”, and, Protestors plotting to disrupt Trump’s inauguration should be ignored.
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You may not realize it but today is one of the most important days of the 2017 campaign and transition. Plus, Trump’s Supreme Court nominee gets early boost for his or her confirmation, and, Trump’s management style will give cabinet secretaries a lot of leeway to do what they’re supposed to do.
Far from making money off of government service, many of Trump’s nominees are showing great personal sacrifices. Plus, Blatantly unfair media magnifying Dems’ fearmongering over Trump cabinet nominees, and, Trump’s nominees get the full treatment in preparation for hearings.
Mike Pence and the new White House Staff are primed to make America great again. Plus, Jeff Sessions will survive confirmation with his name and reputation intact, and, Too bizarre not to be true – some Democrats still weighing objections to the Electoral College vote.
Chuck Schumer hopes to derail the Trump train before the new president even takes office. Plus, Americans still deeply divided over the direction of the country under Trump, and, Trump fills out White House staff, sets the wheels in motion to deal with Obamacare on day one.
Everything Trump does will draw howls of anguish. Courageous hashtags like #TheResistance will spread across Twitter. The traditional media will whine all the way down as it falls towards irrelevance. And Trump will march on, heedless of his critics. 2017 has the potential to be awesome.
All’s well in Washington, four former presidents will now attend Trump’s inauguration. Plus, Donald Trump is thinking long-term in narrowing down his list of potential Supreme Court nominees, and, Conservatives will have to trust Trump on his trade policy and nominations.
It’s very hard to predict what government will look like at the end of 2017, but one thing’s for sure – it will be different than it is today. Plus, Trump sends out markers that the press’s Obama honeymoon is over, and, Half the public is skeptical of Trump’s abilities, but his congressional outreach will improve his numbers.
Is Obama getting to Trump or is it the other way around? Plus, Is Trump bowing to leftist pressure by seeking out a Hispanic cabinet member?, and, We’ve reached the end of 2016 and it’s been a heck of a year.
Donald Trump is already under assault for lack of “diversity” in his administration. Plus, Trump’s inauguration day could lack big name entertainers but the real “star” will be there, and, Obama’s inflammatory statements and transition roadblocks were entirely predictable.
Can Trump beef up the military and cut the budget at the same time? Plus, Hypocritical media now implying Trump is selling cabinet appointments to donors, and, The social media war over Donald Trump has only just started.
Trump’s cabinet leans conservative, but will they attack the deficit? Plus, Preparation is taking place behind-the-scenes for Donald Trump’s nominees before they go before the Senate next month, and, Ben Carson isn’t white, so why do the liberals hate him so much?