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Trump and the Black Vote

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before boarding Air Force One in Morristown, N.J., August 15, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) “Donald Trump is a racist, white supremacist, white nationalist. So are his supporters.” Some version of that refrain is heard almost hourly somewhere in mainstream media. Democratic politicians seem to proclaim it more often than …

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The good, the bad and the ugly for Trump in the new NBC/WSJ poll

Even on Hurricane Katrina, Americans were split 48 percent to 48 percent on Bush’s handling of that tragedy back then. “Americans typically rally around their president in times of national tumult and tragedy,” says Democratic pollster Jeff Horwitt, whose firm co-conducted the NBC/WSJ survey with Republican pollster Bill McInturff. “Yet …

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After Amash Dumped Trump, His District May Do Same to Him

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Eirran Betka-Pope was on her lunch break when she spotted hundr of Donald Trump supporters protesting outside the office of Rep. Justin Amash, the first Republican on Capitol Hill to say Congress should begin impeachment proceedings against the president. The protesters, who stood on the sidewalk with …

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Trump cuts off one of his closest friends

The key issue driving the two men apart: Tom Barrack’s role as chairman of President Donald Trump‘s 2017 inauguration fund, which is under investigation by prosecutors. | Photo by Jim Bourg – Pool/Getty Images White House Inside the president‘s feud with Tom Barrack. By DANIEL LIPPMAN 08/19/2019 05:00 AM EDT …

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