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A GOP senator who opposed impeachment defends Cheney, Murkowski after Trump amps up attacks

Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference with other House Republican leadership in Washington on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images A GOP senator who opposed both of Trump's impeachments defended Liz Cheney and Lisa Murkowski.  Both GOP lawmakers voted to impeach Trump this year, drawing backlash from their own party. Trump last week said the GOP needed to "get rid" of lawmakers who voted to convict him. Visit t...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Senate, Politico, America, Trends, Gop, Wyoming, Alaska, House, Biden, Cheney, Trump, Lisa Murkowski, Murkowski


The Wall Street Journal ridicules Trump in public feud after the paper questioned his usefulness to the Republican Party

President Donald Trump holds up The Wall Street Journal as he speaks at the daily coronavirus briefing at the White House on April 19, 2020 in Washington, DC. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images  The Wall Street Journal and Trump are feuding after the paper ridiculed him for his election loss. The paper published an article that questioned Trump's usefulness to the Republican Party. Trump responded by saying the paper, backed by Rupert Murdoch, has "lost great credibility." Visit the Business sec...
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Trump and Jared Kushner are barely in touch since the former president left office, report says

Jared Kushner and then-President Donald Trump at a press briefing on April 2, 2020 in Washington, DC. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images Jared Kushner and Donald Trump are now barely in contact, CNN reported.  Kushner, formerly a close confidant, was not at a high-powered meeting to plot Trump's political future. One source said their relationship is "fractured," while another denied this.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Jared Kushner, once one of President Donald...
Tags: Politics, Washington, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Middle East, News UK, Miami, Donald Trump, Trump, John Bolton, Ivanka Trump, CPAC, CNN Trump, Trump Organization


Republicans have built a cult of personality around Trump that glosses over his disgraced presidency

Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The GOP has fomented a personality cult around Trump, similar to authoritarian regimes. The party is defined by Trump worship instead of distancing from him after the fatal Jan. 6 riot. '"Getting away with it' has always been at the center of Trump's brand," an expert told Insider. Visit the Business section of Insider for mo...
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Republicans have built a cult of personalty around Trump that glosses over his disgraced presidency

Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The GOP has fomented a personality cult around Trump, similar to authoritarian regimes. The party is defined by Trump worship instead of distancing from him after the fatal Jan. 6 riot. '"Getting away with it' has always been at the center of Trump's brand," an expert told Insider. Visit the Business section of Insider for mo...
Tags: Politics, News, Vladimir Putin, Republicans, Congress, Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, China, US, America, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn


Georgia governor says he'd back Trump in 2024, despite Trump calling for him to be jailed for refusing to overturn election results

Gov. Brian Kemp (R-Georgia). AP Photo/John Bazemore Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said he'd support Trump as 2024 presidential candidate.  "I think the president deserves a lot of credit," Kemp said. "And he's not going away." Trump relentlessly attacked Kemp when he refused to subvert the election result.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, who was relentlessly attacked by Donald Trump for refusing to help overturn the presidential election, sai...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, News UK, Mitch McConnell, Fox News, Republican Party, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Kemp, McConnell, CPAC


Trump advisors are telling him to drop Pence for a Black or female VP in a potential 2024 run, report says

Former Vice President Mike Pence and former President Donald Trump. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Bloomberg reported that Trump is seriously considering running for the White House again in 2024.  Its sources said that advisors are pushing Trump to drop Pence as his running mate, if he runs.  They reportedly want him to go with a Black or female VP pick, like South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Trump is seriously con...
Tags: Politics, White House, Trends, Bloomberg, Cnn, Gop, South Dakota, News UK, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Capitol, Pence, CPAC, Kristi Noem, Jason Miller


The design company behind the stage at CPAC said they had 'no idea' it resembled Nazi insignia

Technicians work on the stage before the start of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, February 25, 2021. REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo The company that designed the CPAC stage said it was unaware of the Nazi associations of the shape used. Design Foundry said it was 'horrified' at accusations it was intentional. The company said it provided several designs and said CPAC chose this one.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The compan...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Maryland, Trends, News UK, Citibank, Msnbc, Hyatt Hotels, Orlando Florida, ACU, Donald Trump Ted Cruz, Matt Schlapp, Hyatt Regency, Walters, CPAC, Nazi Party


LA council overrides mayor’s veto of plan reinvesting LAPD funds into community – with tweaks

The Los Angeles City Council forged ahead Tuesday, March 2, with a plan to invest up to $88.8 million into communities of color, a step aimed at responding to calls to defund the police department and promote racial justice amid last summer’s nationwide protests spurred by the police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. Last December, Mayor Eric Garcetti vetoed the council’s plans, an unusual step that he said he took because he felt the council’s proposal for how to spend the $88.8 mill...
Tags: Health, Business, Politics, Texas, News, Education, Government, Sport, Soccer, Community, Fox News, Biden, Lapd, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles City Council, Trump


The 5 biggest takeaways from FBI Director Christopher Wray's testimony about the Capitol insurrection

FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 2, 2021. AP FBI Director Chris Wray testified about the January 6 Capitol attack on Tuesday. He said the FBI warned law enforcement partners of violence at the Capitol ahead of the attack. Wray also shot down conspiracy theories about the siege and Trump's lies about the election. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. During congressional testimony o...
Tags: Politics, Isis, News, Congress, Washington, Senate, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fbi, Gop, Washington Dc, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Dc, Johnson


Trump will only 'pretend' to run in 2024 in order to make more money, his niece Mary says

President Donald Trump hugging an American flag at CPAC 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Trump recently hinted he would run for president again in 2024. His niece Mary Trump predicted that he would only pretend to run in order to raise money. "I don't think he's going to let that grift go quite so soon," she told MSNBC. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Donald Trump will only "pretend" to run for president in 2024 in order to raise money before dropping out, his nie...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, White House, Trends, Gop, House, New York Times, Mitt Romney, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Trump, Mary


Trump will only 'pretend' to run in 2024 in order to make more money, says his niece Mary

President Donald Trump hugs an American flag at CPAC 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Trump recently hinted he would run for president again in 2024. However, his niece Mary Trump has predicted he will only 'pretend' to run in order to raise money. "I don't think he's going to let that grift go quite so soon," she told MSNBC. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Donald Trump will only "pretend" to run again for president in 2024 in order to raise money before ultimatel...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, House, New York Times, Mitt Romney, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party, Republican, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shoots back at Ted Cruz, saying he treated storm-hit Texas as a 'layover' between trips to Cancun and CPAC

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits homes that were damaged by the winter storm in Houston. Elizabeth Conley/Reuters Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hit back at Sen. Ted Cruz after the Texas Republican mocked her during his CPAC speech.  Ocasio-Cortez again criticized Cruz for fleeing his home state during the recent electrical grid collapse.  The two lawmakers have feuded since the New York Democrat accused Cruz of helping incite the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot.  Visit the Business sec...
Tags: Politics, New York, Texas, News, White House, Trends, Ted Cruz, Cruz, Orlando, Cancun, Aoc, Sen Ted Cruz, CANCUN Mexico, CPAC, Eliza Relman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez


"We all knew that the Biden administration was going to be bad. But none of us even imagined just how bad they would be and how far left they would go."

"He never talked about this. We would have those wonderful debates. He would never talk about this. We didn’t know what the hell he was talking about actually.His campaign was all lies. Talked about energy, I thought I said, 'This guy actually, he’s okay with energy' He wasn’t okay with energy. He wants to put you all out of business.... Joe Biden has had the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history....  The Biden administration is actually bragging about the classroom educ...
Tags: Law, White House, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Joe, Kamala, CPAC, Ann Althouse, Insults, Trump rhetoric, Meadhouse, Coronavirus, Joe Now


Goya Foods CEO said Trump is 'the still actual president' and doubled down on false election claims at CPAC

Bob Unanue, president of Goya foods, Inc., poses for a portrait in his office in Secaucus, NJ, on August 15, 2013. Yana Paskova/For The Washington Post via Getty Images Goya Foods CEO: Trump is "the legitimate and the still actual president of the United States." CNN reported the executive praised Trump during the Conservative Political Action Conference. Goya's board voted to bar the CEO from talking to the media earlier this year. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. T...
Tags: Florida, News, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, United States, Retail, Biden, Donald Trump, Castro, Goya, Trump, Robert


Trump's supporters boo Mitch McConnell despite his saying he'd 'absolutely' support the former president in 2024

Former President Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference on Sunday in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Mitch McConnell was booed during former President Donald Trump's CPAC speech on Sunday. McConnell and Trump have clashed over the Capitol riot since Trump left the White House. McConnell said Trump was "practically and morally responsible" for the siege. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's re...
Tags: Politics, News, Kentucky, Senate, White House, US, America, Trends, Mitch McConnell, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Orlando Florida, Bret Baier


Trump's supporters boo Mitch McConnell despite saying he'd 'absolutely' support the former president in 2024

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 28: Former U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Begun in 1974, CPAC brings together conservative organizations, activists, and world leaders to discuss issues important to them. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Mitch McConnell was booed during Donald Trump's CPAC speech on Saturday. McConnell and Trump have clashed over the Capitol riot since Trump lef...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Trends, Washington Dc, Mitch McConnell, Biden, Donald Trump, Orlando, Trump, Capitol, McConnell, Hyatt Regency


Did Donald Trump just say that he will run for President in 2024?

"[A] Republican president will make a triumphant return to the White House. And I wonder who that will be? I wonder who that will be? Who, who, who will that be? I wonder."Said Donald Trump, near the end of his CPAC speech yesterday (transcript). There's coy cuteness in the repeated "wonder" and the repeated "who": "And I wonder who that will be? I wonder who that will be? Who, who, who will that be? I wonder." It's like the old doowop song:I wonder wonder who who who who...It's clearly a humoro...
Tags: Law, Senate, White House, America, Jordan, Party, Donald Trump, Trump, Jim Jordan, Jim, CPAC, Ann Althouse, Trump rhetoric, Analogies, Said Donald Trump, Trump 2020


Trump at CPAC called out his GOP critics and again claimed he won the 2020 election, showing he's still determined to undermine US democracy

Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in the Hyatt Regency in Orlando on February 28, 2021. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Trump again falsely claimed he was the real winner of the 2020 election in his CPAC speech Sunday. Trump loyalists in the GOP are also using the claim in their push to restrict voting laws. But continuing to support it could backfire on the GOP.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In the wake of the Capitol riot, Donald Trump...
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10 Things in Politics: Trump teases 2024 run at CPAC

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Sunday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. I'm Brent Griffiths. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day.Send your tips and thoughts to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what you need to know:Trump's 2024 ambitions face a major test next year.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces another sexual-harassment allegation....
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The ex-President's CPAC comments suggest that his fight against American democratic institutions did not end when he left the White House

Donald Trump has no remorse about the deadly violence he incited with his lies about a stolen election in his uprising against the US Congress.
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6 takeaways from the Trump-dominated CPAC

Former President Donald Trump turned the Conservative Political Action Conference into his first post-presidential rally Sunday evening, pledging in a speech riddled with falsehoods to purge his enemies from the Republican Party and hinting repeatedly at another run for the White House in 2024.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trump, CPAC


Here are the false and misleading claims Donald Trump made in his CPAC speech

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Trump spoke at CPAC on Sunday in his first major speech since leaving the White House last month. The former president hinted at a 2024 run and railed against President Joe Biden. We fact-checked his false statements, including his claim that he won the 2020 presidential election. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Tr...
Tags: Politics, Texas, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fbi, Fema, Anderson Cooper, Fda, Associated Press, Pfizer, Biden, Donald Trump, Fact Check


Here are the false or misleading claims Donald Trump made in his CPAC speech

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Trump spoke at CPAC on Sunday in his first major speech since leaving the White House last month. The former president hinted at a 2024 run and railed against President Joe Biden. We fact-checked his false statements, including his claim that he won the 2020 presidential election. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Tr...
Tags: Politics, Texas, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fbi, Fema, Anderson Cooper, Fda, Associated Press, Pfizer, Biden, Donald Trump, Fact Check


6 takeaways from the Trump-dominated CPAC

Former President Donald Trump turned the Conservative Political Action Conference into his first post-presidential rally Sunday evening, pledging in a speech riddled with falsehoods to purge his enemies from the Republican Party and hinting repeatedly at another run for the White House in 2024.
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Trump rants in CPAC speech that women's sports 'will die' if trans athletes are allowed to compete

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images During his speech at CPAC, Trump took aim at transgender athletes competing in women's sports. "If this does not change, women's sports as we know it will die," Trump said. Many US states are weighing legislation that would restrict transgender youth from competing in sports.  Visit the Business section of Insider f...
Tags: White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, House, Donald Trump, Trump, Orlando Florida, Hyatt Regency, CPAC, Joe Raedle Getty, Conservative Political Action Conference, CPAC Trump, Kelsey Vlamis


CPAC: Trump teases 2024 run and denounces Biden at rightwing summit

Ex-president repeats false claims that he won 2020 election and floats possible run in 2024 in speech Donald Trump on Sunday launched his attempted political comeback, teasing a possible run for the presidency in 2024 and denouncing Joe Biden for “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history”.The former president made his first speech since leaving the White House at the rightwing Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, to an effusive reception....
Tags: Florida, Republicans, White House, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Orlando Florida, CPAC


Trump calls for GOP unity at conservative convention, repeats lies about election loss

ORLANDO, Fla. — Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump on Sunday called for Republican Party unity, even as he exacerbated intraparty divisions and trumpeted lies about the election in a speech that made clear he intends to remain a dominant political force. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference, where he has been hailed as a returning hero, Trump blasted his successor, President Joe Biden, and tried to cement his status as the ...
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Trump calls on states to 'punish' big tech with sanctions if they 'silence conservative voices'

President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images During his CPAC speech, Donald Trump accused big tech of censorship. He said section 230 should be repealed and that states should act if the federal government won't. Trump said states should sanction Twitter, Google, and Facebook if they "silence conservative voices." Visit the Business section of Insider for more storie...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Florida, Politics, White House, Censorship, Trends, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Free Speech, Trump, Orlando Florida, Hyatt Regency, CPAC, Ron DeSantis


CPAC: pent-up Trump denounces Biden at rightwing summit

Ex-president repeats false claims that he won 2020 election and floats possible run in 2024 in speechDonald Trump on Sunday launched his attempted political comeback , teasing a possible run for the presidency in 2024 and denouncing Joe Biden for “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history”.The former president made his first speech since leaving the White House at the rightwing Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, to an effusive reception....
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