Category Archives: White House

‘Shaken’ Rosenstein Felt Used by the White House in Comey Firing

By Michael S. Schmidt and Adam Goldman of the New York Times In the days after the F.B.I. director James B. Comey was fired last year, the deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, repeatedly expressed anger about how the White … Continue reading

Posted in FBI, Investigation, James Comey, New York Times, Rod Rosenstein, White House

Trump aides urged to get a gun

By Paul Bedard of the Washington Examiner Facing a new wave of potentially dangerous threats, called for by a top Democratic lawmaker, legal and gun experts are calling on top Trump aides to get their concealed carry permit and back … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Guns and gun control, White House

Lobbyist turned wine blogger vetting UN, State personnel for loyalty to Trump: report

By John Bowden of The Hill A senior adviser at the State Department has been quietly vetting employees for months on their loyalty to President Trump, including reviewing social media posts to determine their political leanings. Mari Stull, a senior … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, The Hill, White House

Think this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner entertainment was tough on the President?

From a Tweet by Michael Beschloss Think this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner entertainment was tough on the President? Here’s what Bob Hope did to President Roosevelt in 1944…

Posted in Controversial, White House

Trump’s Dangerous Metaphor: A Podcast with George Lakoff

By Ken Feltman In June, 2016, I spoke to a group of chief executives and other senior officers from 129 of the largest public companies in the U.S. and Canada. My assigned topic was “What Kind of President Would Each … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Cambridge Analytica, Candidates, Congress, Constitutional law, Controversial, Democracy, Democrats, Donald Trump, Elections, George Lakoff, Ken Feltman, leadership, Political parties, Politics, psychological profile, Republicans, Technology, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, White House