Washington PostIn Federal Courts v. Trump, public opinion is on the side of the courtsWashington PostIt must be very frustrating for President Trump to think he has power in his grasp, only to see constitutional levers pulled to snatch it away. No politician has been more frustrated by such a situation since, oh, November, when Hillary Clinton won the …and more »
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What’s Old is New Again: Is Democratic Socialists of America the Future of the Left? – Huffington PostMonday, April 24th, 2017
Huffington PostWhat’s Old is New Again: Is Democratic Socialists of America the Future of the Left?Huffington PostInstead of rehashing debates on Bernie or Clinton or whatever other leader, I’d rather focus on the state of progressive organizing at the grassroots that can ideally produce the political strength to elect whatever leader we want in the future—and …Bernie Sanders Defends Campaigning For Anti-Abortion Rights DemocratNPROmaha Mayoral Candidate Under Fire For Anti-Choice Past Vows To Protect Reproductive RightsHuffington PostFormer presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders campaigns for Omaha mayoral candidate Heath MelloKETV OmahaPolitico -NARAL Pro-Choice Americaall 90 news articles »
Hillary Clinton slammed President Donald Trump Thursday at a fundraiser, saying his administration is a threat to LGBT rights, NBC News reported.The former presidential candidate said the administration…Photo Credit: Mary Altaffer/AP, File
NPR’Shattered’ Picks Through The Broken Pieces Of Hillary Clinton’s DreamNPREver since last November’s election night, millions in America and around the world have wondered what happened to Hillary Clinton, who was widely expected to become the first woman president of the United States. In fact, nearly everyone in the …The night Clinton said what she never expected to say: ‘Congratulations, Donald’Washington Postall 32 news articles »
The AtlanticThe Easter Egg Roll and the Bygone Era of White House OpennessThe AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic’s Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. It is hard to overstate the hullaballoo that is the annual White House Easter Egg Roll, unfolding today on the South Lawn. In the Obama years, the …First lady Melania Trump, son moving to Washington this summer, WH confirmsFox Newsall 50 news articles »
BloombergRussia Says Syria Invited Chemical Weapons Experts to IdlibBloombergRussia called for international inspectors to visit Idlib, where the U.S. accused Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad of carrying out a deadly chemical weapons attack against his own citizens. Keep up with the best of Bloomberg Politics. Get our newsletter …Putin and Trump’s Tense Week: Four Takeaways From Rex Tillerson’s Visit to MoscowNewsweekUS intelligence intercepted communications between Syrian military and chemical expertsCNNSyria’s Assad says chemical attack ‘100 percent fabrication’ | AFP.comAFP.comBBC Newsall 1,263 news articles »
Washington PostThe governor of West Virginia brought a plate of BS to the statehouse, literallyWashington PostProps in politics are out of control. Whether it’s a snowball on the Senate floor (that apparently disproves climate change), photos of inauguration crowds, or enormous pieces of paper that describe regulatory processes, politicians in recent years are …West Virginia governor displays bull dung, as budget metaphor – yes, this really happenedFox Newsall 54 news articles »
The HillClinton campaign plagued by bickeringThe HillHillary was so mad she couldn’t think straight. She was supposed to be focused on the prep session for that night’s Univision debate in Miami, but a potent mix of exhaustion and exasperation bubbled up inside. She’d been humiliated in the Michigan …’It’s not too late’ to get rid of FBI Director James Comey, Trump saysABC Newsall 74 news articles »
Slate MagazineHillary Clinton Is Not Going Away. Good.Slate MagazineAFP_NC2LZ Hillary Clinton speaks at the Eighth Annual Women in the World Summit on Thursday in New York City. Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images. Since the election, thinking about Hillary Clinton has been painful. Every photograph of Donald Trump …and more »
Hillary Clinton: Trump can’t ‘speak of protecting Syrian babies’ while pushing a ban of refugees – CNNFriday, April 7th, 2017
CNNHillary Clinton: Trump can’t ‘speak of protecting Syrian babies’ while pushing a ban of refugeesCNN(CNN) Hillary Clinton cast President Donald Trump as hypocritical Friday, arguing that while he uses pictures of children killed in gas attacks to justify airstrikes in Syria, he at the same time shuts the door on refugees from the country. The remarks …and more »
Huffington PostIt’s not too soon, Hillary. You’re just in time.Huffington PostLast week, I read an op-ed by Timothy Stanley on CNN.com suggesting that it’s too soon for Hillary Clinton to be back out in public. He said Democrats need more time to move on – that her presence back on the main stage is a distraction and deterrent …and more »
Seattle mayor explains why he abandoned the property tax levy to fight homelessness championed by investor Nick … – GeekWireThursday, April 6th, 2017
GeekWireSeattle mayor explains why he abandoned the property tax levy to fight homelessness championed by investor Nick …GeekWireSeattle Mayor Ed Murray and New York Mayor Bill DiBlasio talk progressive politics at an event in Seattle. (GeekWire Photo / Monica Nickelsburg). Earlier this week, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced he was pulling the plug on a proposed property tax …and more »
Hillary Clinton Denounces Trump Hurting So Many People, and Putin For Election Meddling – Daily BeastThursday, April 6th, 2017
Daily BeastHillary Clinton Denounces Trump Hurting So Many People, and Putin For Election MeddlingDaily BeastIn her first major interview since the election, Hillary Clinton said she wanted an independent investigation into Russian hacking, and admitted it was “gratifying” to see TrumpCare fail. Tim Teeman. 04.06.17 5:45 PM ET. “As a person, I’m OK. As an …Hillary Clinton: US should ‘take out’ Assad’s air fieldsCNNHillary Clinton Explains Why She Really Lost to TrumpNBCNews.comHillary Clinton says she supported more aggressive action in SyriaCBS NewsLos Angeles Times -Business Insider -ABC News -Hot Airall 99 news articles »
PoliticoTrump revives Clinton criticisms in early morning tweetsPoliticoPresident Donald Trump questioned Monday whether the brother of Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta accepted money to have sanctions against Russia lifted and if the former secretary of state and Democratic presidential candidate knew …FNC’s Housley: Sources Say Those Who ‘Unmasked’ Trump, Associates ‘Very High Up’Breitbart News’Just asking!’: Trump goes on another early morning tweetstorm about Hillary Clinton and RussiaBusiness InsiderTrump tweet storm questions Clinton, Podesta, praises surveillance reportingFox NewsThe Hill -Deadline -Washington Examiner -Newsmaxall 47 news articles »
A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in some of her sharpest political comments since she lost the presidential election.She criticized the federal government’s leaders…Photo Credit: Getty Images
PoliticoClinton slams Trump’s budget: It’s ‘a grave mistake for our country’PoliticoHillary Clinton warned Friday that President Donald Trump’s proposed budget is “a blow to women and children and a grave mistake” for America. Speaking at Georgetown University — where the former secretary of state and Democratic presidential nominee …Hillary Clinton blasts Trump cuts to State’s budgetThe HillClinton criticizes Trump budget cuts to diplomatic programsWashington PostHillary Clinton Calls Women ‘Critical’ to Peace-MakingU.S. News & World ReportCBS News -Bloomberg -TIME -Los Angeles Timesall 48 news articles »
CNNSenate Russia hearing: Rubio divulges hack attemptsCNNWashington (CNN) Russian interference with American politics did not stop after the election, and prominent Republicans — including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. Marco Rubio — have been targeted by coordinated social media attacks, cybersecurity …Ryan, Rubio may have been targets of damaging Russian social-media campaignsWashington PostFormer NSA director says Russia was involved in 2016 electionCBS NewsMarco Rubio says Russian hackers targeted his presidential campaign staff twiceUSA TODAYTampabay.com -Fox News -Daily Beast -New York Daily Newsall 60 news articles »
GizmodoThis Is Almost Certainly James Comey’s Twitter AccountGizmodoDigital security and its discontents—from Hillary Clinton’s emails to ransomware to Tor hacks—is in many ways one of the chief concerns of the contemporary FBI. So it makes sense that the bureau’s director, James Comey, would dip his toe into the …Journalist claims to have found James Comey’s secret Twitter accountAOLall 94 news articles »
After Sean Spicer dustup, reporter April Ryan gets back to work: ‘I have a job to do’ – Boston HeraldWednesday, March 29th, 2017
Boston HeraldAfter Sean Spicer dustup, reporter April Ryan gets back to work: ‘I have a job to do’Boston HeraldHigh-profile supporters like Hillary Clinton, Ava DuVernay and NAACP president Cornell Brooks are rallying around veteran White House correspondent April Ryan after she was scolded by Press Secretary Sean Spicer during a briefing Tuesday. Speaking at …and more »
VoxTrump could borrow Hillary Clinton’s plan for a bipartisan deal on taxes and infrastructureVoxBack when Democrats thought Hillary Clinton was going to win the election and face the need to deal with a Republican House, they had a plan for legislation that would combine an aspect of corporate tax reform with a push to increase infrastructure …and more »
CNNHillary Clinton makes most political remarks since losing electionCNN(CNN) Hillary Clinton took the stage at a diversity conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, making her most political comments since losing the 2016 presidential election. “There is no place I’d rather be than here with you,” Clinton said, before …Clinton urges women to ‘resist’ Trump agendaPoliticoHillary Clinton calls defeat of GOP health care bill ‘a victory for all Americans’Chicago TribuneHillary Clinton: Failure of ‘Disastrous’ GOP Health Bill a ‘Victory for All Americans’NBCNews.comBusiness Insider -TIME -SFGate -CNETall 46 news articles »
To fight woman’s defamation claim, Trump cites the Bill Clinton-Paula Jones case – which the president lost – Los Angeles TimesTuesday, March 28th, 2017
Los Angeles TimesTo fight woman’s defamation claim, Trump cites the Bill Clinton-Paula Jones case – which the president lostLos Angeles TimesPresident Trump is citing Bill Clinton’s famous sexual harassment battle in his effort to block a California woman’s lawsuit claiming he lied about groping her in the Beverly Hills Hotel in 2007. Problem is, Clinton lost that bid for legal immunity …Trump Is Trying To Use Bill Clinton To Get Out Of A Defamation LawsuitHuffington PostYeah, I Can’t Be Sued Right NowTMZ.comIn ‘Apprentice’ defamation case, Trump will argue he is immune from lawsuits in state courts until he leaves
Washington TimesBook excerpt: Roger Stone’s ‘The Making of the President 2016’ABC NewsHillary Clinton ran a 1980s-style campaign based on identity politics and it never knew how to connect with most Americans. The Russians had no role in her horrible campaign. The Russians did not force Hillary to ignore swing states. The Russians did …Roger Stone: ‘I have had no contacts or collusions with the Russians’PoliticoTrump-Russia Ties: Dirty Trickster Roger Stone Denies Collusion With MoscowInternational Business TimesRoger Stone: ‘I Have Had No Collusions with the Russians’Sunshine State NewsDaily News & Analysis -SB Nation -Daily Caller -Hartford Courantall 31 news articles »
PoliticoIvanka’s lawyer, a Democrat, defends herselfPoliticoAttorney Jamie Gorelick had just finished vetting potential Cabinet secretaries for Hillary Clinton — and raising money for the failed 2016 Democratic nominee — when Jared Kushner called her last year, seeking legal counsel. Gorelick, who served as …Ivanka Trump: A White House force, just not an ’employee’Washington PostTrump angry Kushner, Ivanka went skiing during health debate: reportThe Hill (blog)President Trump reportedly ‘upset’ that Jared Kushner, Ivanka went skiing while health care bill floppedNew York Daily NewsCNN International -Salon -Death and Taxesall 85 news articles »
Hillary Clinton, returning to the public spotlight, urges Americans to find common ground – Los Angeles TimesFriday, March 17th, 2017
Los Angeles TimesHillary Clinton, returning to the public spotlight, urges Americans to find common groundLos Angeles TimesHillary Clinton says she’s “ready to come out of the woods” and help Americans find common ground. Clinton’s gradual return to the public spotlight following her presidential election loss continued with a St. Patrick’s Day speech in her late father’s …Clinton: ‘I’m ready to come out of the woods’The Hill (blog)’I am READY!’ Hillary Clinton plans to ‘come out of the woods’ and return to US politicsExpress.co.ukHillary Clinton to give St. Pat’s Day speech in PennsylvaniaWashington TimesWTMA -PA home page -International Business Times UKall 15 news articles »
Laptop containing Trump Tower plans and Clinton email probe stolen from Secret Service agent’s car – CNBCFriday, March 17th, 2017
CNBCLaptop containing Trump Tower plans and Clinton email probe stolen from Secret Service agent’s carCNBCA member of the New York Police Department stands in front of Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue to provide security to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in New York. A brazen thief in New York City reportedly stole a Secret Service agent’s laptop computer …Secret Service investigating two agents for reportedly taking photos of President Trump’s grandsonNew York Daily NewsComputer with Clinton email probe files, Trump Tower floor plans stolen from Secret Service: reportThe Hill (blog)Laptop containing Trump Tower floor plans reportedly stolen from Secret Service
NBCNews.comThe GOP Health Care Effort Is UnravelingNBCNews.comYou know things aren’t going well at the White House when the president would rather want to talk about his taxes than health care. And that brings us to what is still the biggest story American politics: The Republican’s health care overhaul efforts …Ron Johnson cool to Paul Ryan-Donald Trump health care planMadison.comSununu fields call about health care reform from Trump administrationWMUR ManchesterHere’s one group the GOP health-care bill hurts the most that isn’t getting any attentionCNBCall 177 news articles »
Sunburn for 3.14.17 – Press skits tonight; Fineout finds out; Kionne McGhee to lead House Dems; Eyeball wars flaring upTuesday, March 14th, 2017
Sunburn – The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics.
By Peter Schorsch, Phil Ammann, Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Mitch Perry and Jim Rosica.
HAPPENING OVERNIGHT – WIND SCRUBS SPACE X LAUNCH via Florida Today – SpaceX is expected to try again early Thursday to launch a Falcon 9 rocket and commercial communications satellite from Kennedy Space Center, after strong winds scrubbed the mission’s first countdown on Tuesday.
The launch team called off the attempt while the rocket was being fueled, with more than a half-hour remaining before the launch window opened at 1:34 a.m.
The mission’s backup launch opportunity is at 1:35 a.m. Thursday, the opening
NBCNews.comWhite House insists public can trust Trump’s wordsPoliticoPresident Donald Trump should be taken literally and seriously, but only “if he’s not joking,” White House press secretary Sean Spicer explained Monday. Spicer did not say how to tell what is and isn’t a joke. Story Continued Below. During a daily …HUFFPOST HILL – CBO Confirms Trump And Hillary The Same, BasicallyHuffington PostTrump wiretap claims: White House softens stance on unproven tweetsBBC NewsSean Spicer: Reporters should “trust” President Donald Trump “if he’s not joking, of course”SalonThe White House (blog) -Washington Times -CBS News -National Reviewall 368 news articles »
Sunburn for 3.13.17 – The FDP’s next ED? A must-read on Steve Bannon; Voter fraud in Palm Beach?; Magic in the CapitolMonday, March 13th, 2017
Sunburn – The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics.
By Peter Schorsch, Phil Ammann, Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Mitch Perry and Jim Rosica.
THE TOUGHEST JOB IN FLORIDA POLITICS
The choice to succeed Scott Arceneaux as executive director of the Florida Democratic Party is between Jonathan Ducote and Josh Wolf, sources close to the decision-making process tell FloridaPolitics.
Political consultant Jackie Lee and operative Reggie Cardozo were also in the mix, but reportedly are now out of contention.
Ducote has served as political director for the Florida Justice Association since 2014. He previously served as campaign manager for Loranne Ausley’s unsuccessful 2010 bid for CFO, as financial director for Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown’s 2011 election victory, and as campaign manager