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    Trump's Ban On Trans People In The Military Is In Confusing Legal Standing

    Trump's Ban On Trans People In The Military Is In Confusing Legal Standing

    For those appalled by President Donald Trump indicating transgender people will not be allowed to serve the military “in any capacity,” the next question to ask might be obvious: Could a ban on trans people in the military get overturned? The answer is that it's hard to tell. One reason is because Trump's “decision” doesn't seem […]
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    Tweets About Trump's Ban On Transgender People In The Military Show Why It's So Bad

    Tweets About Trump's Ban On Transgender People In The Military Show Why It's So Bad

    President Donald Trump's announcement, regarding a ban on transgender people serving in America's armed forces, quickly prompted a wave of reactions. Within that wave, there are separate, sub groups of reactions that spoke from different points of view. One example? Many media members immediately pointed out that thousands of transgender people already serve in the military. MORE: […]
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    Russian Prankster Tricks Trump Admin Official Into Thinking He's Ukraine's PM

    Russian Prankster Tricks Trump Admin Official Into Thinking He's Ukraine's PM

    President Donald Trump's cabinet members just can't seem to avoid inappropriate conversations with Russians. This time, though, the scenario in which such a conversation happened is simply funnier than the rest. Somehow, some way, a Russian prankster tricked energy secretary Rick Perry into thinking he was on a phone call with Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr […]
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    Senator Apparently Caught Calling Trump “Crazy” On Microphone — LISTEN

    Senator Apparently Caught Calling Trump “Crazy” On Microphone — LISTEN

    Two senators of separate party affiliations mistakingly recorded themselves in a conversation that appeared to be about President Donald Trump. Senators Jack Reed and Susan Collins's conversation was caught on a hot mic, the Washington Post reports. At the beginning of the recording, Democratic Senator Reed can be heard saying, “I think he's crazy.” In response, Republican Senator […]
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    Sean Hannity Tried To Come For Jake Tapper, But Twitter Wasn't Having It

    Sean Hannity Tried To Come For Jake Tapper, But Twitter Wasn't Having It

    Sean Hannity's plan backfired. Hannity asked his audience to criticize CNN's Jake Tapper, along with several cable news personalities, on Twitter. But he ended up inspiring the opposite of what he intended. Instead of a roasting of Tapper, what actually followed was a wave of people complimenting the journalist, all while railing on Hannity. are we tweeting at […]
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    Trump Blocked Chrissy Teigen On Twitter For The Most Ridiculous Reason

    Trump Blocked Chrissy Teigen On Twitter For The Most Ridiculous Reason

    Donald Trump has had enough. After years of Chrissy Teigen taunting, teasing, and criticizing Trump on Twitter, the president has apparently grown tired of the model after she sent him one last insult: “no one likes you.” On Tuesday, June 25, Teigen tweeted the evidence of the president's move: After 9 years of hating Donald J Trump, telling […]
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    Trump Suggests Barron Is “Next Up” For The “Witch Hunt” And Twitter's Confused

    Trump Suggests Barron Is “Next Up” For The “Witch Hunt” And Twitter's Confused

    Another round of morning tweets from President Donald Trump prompted some head scratching on Tuesday, July 25. After criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the first high-profile politician to support his campaign, Trump moved on to discussing Jared Kushner's press conference on Monday concerning contacts with Russians. In the process, he brought up his son, 11-year-old Barron Trump, […]
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    Sean Spicer Resigned Because He Doesn't Like Trump's New Press Person

    Sean Spicer Resigned Because He Doesn't Like Trump's New Press Person

    Sean Spicer did not like Donald Trump's latest move. He was so opposed to the president's decision, that Spicer resigned as White House press secretary, becoming the former press secretary on Friday, July 21. The decision in question is the appointment of Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director, a move to which Spicer was vehemently opposed, […]
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    Anthony Scaramucci Is Causing Spicer Drama In White House Communications

    Anthony Scaramucci Is Causing Spicer Drama In White House Communications

    The White House apparently has a new man in charge of communications, as former press secretary Sean Spicer exits the back door. Anthony Scaramucci is expected to be been named director of communications by President Donald Trump. Scaramucci is a Wall Street financier and Trump loyalist. UPDATE: Scaramucci has officially been confirmed as White House director of […]
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    Trump Is Apparently Seeing If He Can Pardon Himself, But It Wouldn't Stop Impeachment

    Trump Is Apparently Seeing If He Can Pardon Himself, But It Wouldn't Stop Impeachment

    The procession of federal investigation appears to be concerning Donald Trump, but the president has reportedly inquired about a way to avoid some trouble. Trump has explored whether he can pardon himself, family members, and associates, the Washington Post reported on Thursday, June 20. If President Trump were to indeed go as far as pardoning individuals in his […]
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    Most Americans Think Trump Jr.'s Russian Meeting Was Wrong, Obvious New Poll Says

    Most Americans Think Trump Jr.'s Russian Meeting Was Wrong, Obvious New Poll Says

    A majority of Americans say Donald Trump Jr. should not have taken the controversial meeting between himself, President Donald Trump's campaign leaders and Russian representatives. In a CNN survey of over 1,000 people, nearly 60 percent thought Trump Jr.'s Russia lawyer meeting was a bad idea. However, among respondents who identified as Republicans, only 36 percent […]
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    Trump Admin Has Been Using Money Meant For Obamacare To Fight Obamacare

    Trump Admin Has Been Using Money Meant For Obamacare To Fight Obamacare

    President Donald Trump's administration has been using funds dedicated to promote Obamacare to instead fight against it. A social media campaign operated by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which features testimonials meant to serve as a repudiation of the health care law, have been financed by the department's “consumer information and outreach” budget, according […]