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Trump's Hurricane Maria Tweets Get Rare Republican Pushback In Florida

2 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The GOP candidates for the top elected positions in the state tell Trump his Puerto Rico death toll denial is wrong.
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Puerto Rico's representative in Congress rejects Trump's death toll claim

Puerto Rico's representative in Congress rejects Trump's death toll claim

2 monthes ago   |   By The Washington Post

In a Q&A with The Washington Post, resident commissioner Jenniffer González Colon said the president's assertion about the Hurricane Maria death toll was “not the reality.”
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Trump says it's not fair to count thousands of Hurricane Maria deaths. Researchers say he's wrong

2 monthes ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump on Thursday dissed Puerto Rico's official death toll from Hurricane Maria, claiming it was unfair to include thousands of deaths reported in the aftermath of the storm. But federal guidance and independent researchers say it's standard practice to include deaths that occur months or even years after a natural disaster. There are no formal state or federal regulations that govern disaster-related death tolls, and officials generally rely upon reports from local medical examiners to tally up the fatalities. These examiners are usually given wide discretion to determine...
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Senate Demands Answers On Khashoggi Murder After Trump Stands By Saudis

Senate Demands Answers On Khashoggi Murder After Trump Stands By Saudis

They want to know whether Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was personally responsible. Read more ...

Trump's Latest Presidential Pardons Go To Turkeys Peas And Carrots

Trump's Latest Presidential Pardons Go To Turkeys Peas And Carrots

The president took a jab at Democrats while carrying out the Thanksgiving tradition. Read more ...

Democrats Flip Another House Seat

Democrats Flip Another House Seat

Democrat Ben McAdams has flipped a US House seat in deep-red Utah, defeating incumbent Republican US Rep. Mia Love by fewer than 700 votes in a race that took two weeks to... Read more ...

Trump Gives His Answers to Mueller

Trump Gives His Answers to Mueller

Lawyers for President Donald Trump say they've provided the special counsel's office with written responses to questions on Russian election interference, the AP reports. The... Read more ...

Trump Wanted DOJ To Prosecute James Comey And Hillary Clinton: Report

Trump Wanted DOJ To Prosecute James Comey And Hillary Clinton: Report

The president's lawyer had to talk him down from the plan, saying it could prompt impeachment. Read more ...

Mississippi GOP Senator Posted A Photo Of Herself Wearing Confederate Hat

Mississippi GOP Senator Posted A Photo Of Herself Wearing Confederate Hat

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith has a long history of racist and off-color comments. Read more ...

Democrat Ben McAdams Defeats Republican Mia Love In Utah House Race

Democrat Ben McAdams Defeats Republican Mia Love In Utah House Race

The Salt Lake County mayor's victory over the Republican congresswoman adds to the Democrats' new majority in the House of Representatives. Read more ...

Trump Provides Written Answers To Mueller Questions, Lawyer Says

Trump Provides Written Answers To Mueller Questions, Lawyer Says

This round of questioning was limited to the general topic of whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia. Read more ...

Women's March Founder Calls For Co-Chairs To Resign Over 'Hateful, Racist...

Women's March Founder Calls For Co-Chairs To Resign Over 'Hateful, Racist Rhetoric'

“I have waited, hoping they would right the ship. But they have not,” Teresa Shook wrote. Read more ...

Ivanka Trump Reportedly Used Personal Email Account For Official White House...

Ivanka Trump Reportedly Used Personal Email Account For Official White House Business

The president's daughter reportedly used the account to discuss government policies and official business. Her lawyer's spokesperson denies she transmitted classified... Read more ...