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Speaking for Trump: How Don Jr. and other family members target different voters with different messages

Trump's family members, such as Donald Trump Jr. and Lara Trump, are tailoring their messages to reach out to an array of voters in the 2020 campaign.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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John Oliver explains how Narendra Modi is 'Marie Kondo-ing India' of Muslims, and why he might fail

President Trump has landed in India for his first state visit, "and at the center of it will be Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a man for whom Trump seems to have a great deal of affection," John Oliver said on Sunday's Last Week Tonight. While Modi may have charmed Trump, however, "within India he's an increasingly controversial figure, because his government has pursued a steadily escalating persecution of religious minorities -- persecution so intense that for the last two months, India...
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Speaking for Trump: How the president enlists his family to connect with different 2020 voters

Trump's family members, such as Donald Trump Jr. and Lara Trump, are tailoring their messages to reach out to an array of voters in the 2020 campaign.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump's host on his India visit is a fervent vegetarian. The White House is apparently nervous about the menus.

President Trump arrives in India on Monday for a highly choreographed visit that includes stops in three cities, a rally for him in the world's largest cricket stadium organized by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a special visit to the Taj Mahal, trade talks, and several meals, including a lavish banquet at India's presidential palace. "The president, whose diet is often a rotation of steaks, burgers, and meatloaf, faces a potential shock" as his itinerary keeps him in majority-Hind...
Tags: News, White House, India, Narendra Modi, Cnn, Las Vegas, Donald Trump, Ahmedabad, Russell Moore, Trump, Modi, McDonald, Donald Trump Jr, Alaska Elizabeth Warren


Donald Trump Jr granted permit to hunt Alaska grizzly bear

The president’s son is a keen hunter who has enjoyed several expeditions in Alaska and Canada Donald Trump Jr has been granted the right to hunt a grizzly bear in north-western Alaska near the Bering Sea town of Nome, a state official says. The son of US president Donald Trump was one of three people who applied for 27 spots for non-resident hunters targeting grizzlies in a designated region of north-western Alaska’s Seward Peninsula, said Eddie Grasser, the wildlife conservation director for th...
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Trump's son gets permit allowing him to hunt Alaska grizzly bear

Donald Trump Jr. has been granted the right to hunt a grizzly bear in northwestern Alaska near the Bering Sea town of Nome, a state official said on Friday. The son of U.S. President Donald Trump was one of three people who applied for 27 spots for non-resident hunters targeting grizzlies in a designated region of northwestern Alaska's Seward Peninsula, said Eddie Grasser, the wildlife conservation director for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The state conducts periodic drawings for ...
Tags: News, Alaska, Donald Trump, Seward Peninsula, Trump, Donald Trump Jr, Bering Sea, Nome, Alaska Department of Fish, Eddie Grasser


Trump’s Choice for Intel Chief Leaves Officials ‘Blindsided’

President Donald Trump’s announcement that he had selected a loyalist and political ally as his administration’s next intelligence chief quickly raised eyebrows Wednesday on Capitol Hill among Democrats already concerned about the state of Team Trump’s attitude toward the intelligence community.On Wednesday night, Trump tweeted that Richard Grenell, the U.S. ambassador to Germany with a long history in the orbit of Trumpworld, would be named as the next acting Director of National Intelligence. ...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, White House, China, Germany, Berlin, Iran, Ukraine, United Nations, Mitt Romney, National Security, Capitol Hill, Cia, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump


Trump Got Tons of Campaign Cash Before Handing Out Pardon

President Donald Trump on Tuesday granted clemency to 11 people, including several convicted felons who are either Fox News regulars or have been championed by the president’s favorite cable-news network. And in another case, the family of one pardon recipient dished out massive contributions to the president’s re-election campaign just months before Trump’s clemency spree.Among those granted pardons or sentence commutations were former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who was sentenced to 14 year...
Tags: New York, News, Senate, New York City, America, Barack Obama, Cnn, Fox, Pennsylvania, House, Paul ryan, Rick Santorum, Fox News, Nancy Pelosi, House Intelligence Committee, Illinois


President Trump touches down in LA today for Olympics meeting, fund-raising

President Donald Trump will  touch down in Los Angeles today — a rare visit to the heavily Democratic region that will include formally signing off on the LA Olympics 2028, fundraising in LA and Riverside County — and in coming days, to Bakersfield, a lone bastion of GOP red. The visit to the West Coast coincides with emerging controversy back in DC, where on Friday, Attorney General William P. Barr appeared to chide the president over his constant tweeting, which he said was undermining the wor...
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Koretz, Ryu: No more permits to kill mountain lions

In response to the first killing of a mountain lion in the Santa Monica Mountains under a state law that allows owners to take such action to protect their livestock, two Los Angeles City Council members introduced a resolution on Tuesday, Feb. 11, calling for an end to the practice. The resolution also seeks to establish a fund to reimburse people who lose animals to a mountain lion and asks that the city support the listing of Southern California/Central Coast mountain lions as “threatened” un...
Tags: News, California, Sport, Soccer, Wildlife, Los Angeles City Council, Southern California, National Park Service, Santa Monica Mountains, Donald Trump Jr, Ryu, Terranea Resort, Paul Koretz, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT


Donald Trump Jr. Helps SCI Top Its 48th Annual Convention With A Record Auction

Donald Trump Jr. Helps Safari Club International Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International ended its annual Convention in Reno, Nevada this year on a star-studded high note. Highlighting the evening, with the help of Donald Trump Jr., was a record $340,000 raised at auction to benefit the SCI Foundation Sables and their efforts to educate the world about the importance of hunting. The evening began with opening remarks from SCI/SCIF CEO Laird Hamberlin, then moved on to the ...
Tags: New York, Guns, US, United States, Alaska, South Carolina, Trump, Wildlife Service, Reno Nevada, Czechoslovakia, Las Vegas Nevada, Cabela, Sitka, Donald Trump Jr, Jeff Duncan, USFWS


A profile in conscience

Imagine know a doctor must feel when he’s about to tell a patient bad news. He’s not going to make any friends, but the chart says what it says. Given the events of last week, I suspect today’s column will not earn me any new friends. I voted for Mitt Romney for president in 2012. I believed he was right on the big issues, including health care, illegal immigration and how to stimulate sustainable growth after the terrible recession, and beyond. He also correctly called Russia our enemy. Preside...
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Trump’s Vindman Ouster Tweet Further Bolsters WH Retribution Campaign

President Trump weighed in on the ouster of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman from the National Security Council in a Saturday morning tweet, appearing to bolster the White House’s references to “retribution” following the Senate’s acquittal of both impeachment charges against him. Following his acquittal by the Senate Wednesday, the White House issued a statement asking: “Will there be no retribution?” While speaking to reporters Friday, Trump said that he was “not happy” with Vindman when asked to ...
Tags: News, Senate, White House, European Union, Ukraine, House, New York Times, National Security Council, Donald Trump, Trump, Donald J Trump, NSC, Donald Trump Jr, David Pressman, Trump Tweets, Yevgeny


What Happens Next with America’s Electoral Legitimacy

It was bound to be an eventful week for U.S. politics, with the impeachment trial of Donald Trump wrapping up the same week as the State of the Union. We got all that drama and then some, courtesy of the Iowa Democratic Caucuses and a faulty election app. It became a disastrous week for U.S. election integrity… and it’s only going to get worse. Why It Matters: No shortage of U.S. political news to follow this week, as all the major stories drove to the same unavoidable conclusion—upcoming p...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, White House, Russia, Uncategorized, US, America, Dnc, Ideas, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Maine, New York Times, Iowa, Mitt Romney


Trump Ousts Impeachment Witnesses Sondland and Vindman

(Bloomberg) -- President Donald Trump moved swiftly on Friday to exact retribution on those he blames for his impeachment, purging his administration of two witnesses who testified against him in the House inquiry just two days after his acquittal by the Senate.Gordon Sondland announced he had been ousted as U.S. ambassador to the European Union just hours after the White House dismissed Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman from the National Security Council. Both offered damaging details a...
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Trump Fires Gordon Sondland, Boots Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman

Just two days after he was acquitted of abuse of power charges, President Trump ousted two key impeachment witnesses on Friday: U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland and National Security Council official Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman.Sondland, who had tied Trump to the pressure campaign against Ukraine at the heart of impeachment proceedings, announced he had been let go but gave no reason for his removal.“I was advised today that the President intends to recall me effective immedi...
Tags: Energy, News, Senate, White House, Eu, European Union, Joe Biden, Ukraine, United States, House, Rick Perry, Secret Service, National Security Council, State Department, Biden, House Intelligence Committee


Vindman Escorted From White House After Trump’s Acquittal

(Bloomberg) -- Alexander Vindman, who testified in Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry, was escorted out of the White House on Friday, two days after the president’s acquittal in his Senate trial. Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union who also testified, has been fired, the New York Times reported.“Vindman was asked to leave for telling the truth,” said his lawyer, David Pressman. “His honor, his commitment to right, frightened the powerful.”Vindman worked on the National Sec...
Tags: News, Washington, Senate, White House, Defense, Bloomberg, European Union, Joe Biden, Ukraine, New York Times, Army, Pentagon, National Security Council, State Department, Donald Trump, Trump


White House Weighs Ouster of Aide Who Testified Against Trump

(Bloomberg) -- The White House is weighing a plan to dismiss Alexander Vindman from the National Security Council after he testified in President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry, preparing to position the move as part of a broader effort to shrink the foreign policy bureaucracy, two people familiar with the matter said.Any moves would come after the Senate on Wednesday acquitted Trump on a near party-line vote at the conclusion of the two-week impeachment trial. The White House intends to por...
Tags: News, Washington, Senate, White House, Defense, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Army, Pentagon, National Security Council, State Department, Jordan, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence


Jimmy Kimmel skewers Don Jr.'s resume

After Donald Trump Jr. posted a picture on social media attacking Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT), late-night host Jimmy Kimmel poked fun at Don Jr.'s resume.
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Donald Trump Jr. Throws Bible Reference At Nancy Pelosi, Totally Screws Up Scripture

The holier-than-thou crack falls flat when Junior reveals his ignorance of the Bible.
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Mitt Romney’s Honorable Stand Reaffirmed the Wisdom of Impeaching Trump

Wednesday, February 6 was supposed to be a moment of pure triumph for Donald Trump. The day after he delivered the State of the Union – and the same week that Democrats struggled to announce the results of their Iowa caucus – a united Republican Party was set to deliver a stern rebuke to the House of Representatives. It would end the “impeachment hoax” and march into 2020 firmly united behind a leader who brooks no dissent. Then, history happened. For the first time ever, a senator of the p...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Senate, Massachusetts, Uncategorized, America, Ukraine, Ideas, House, Iowa, Mitt Romney, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trump


Donald Trump Jr calls for Mitt Romney to be expelled from Republican party

President’s son made remark after Romney said he would vote to convict Donald Trump on first article of impeachmentDonald Trump Jr has called for Mitt Romney to be expelled from the Republican party after the senator announced he would vote to convict the president on the first article of impeachment, abuse of power.In a speech on the Senate floor on Wednesday, Romney said he would vote to convict Donald Trump on the first article, becoming the first senator in US history to vote to remove a pre...
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Republican Senators Laugh Off Trump Jr.’s Cry To Boot Romney From The Party

Immediately after Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) announced that he would vote to convict President Donald Trump on the abuse of power impeachment article, Donald Trump Jr. raised a battle cry to expel Romney from the party. Mitt Romney is forever bitter that he will never be POTUS. He was too weak to beat the Democrats then so he’s joining them now. He’s now officially a member of the resistance & should be expelled from the @GOP. — Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr) February 5, 2020 Some Repub...
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Trump Jr shares bogus legal interpretation that Nancy Pelosi broke law by tearing up SOTU speech

Donald Trump Jr has lent his name and voice to a bogus interpretation of US law that has been used to argue that Nancy Pelosi could be removed from office for tearing up her copy of the president’s State of the Union speech.The supposed legal interpretation that her destruction of the document is a crime punishable with jail time was seen online shortly after Ms Pelosi’s dramatic move, and promoted by figures like the leader of the far-right group Turning Point USA, Charlie Kirk.
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‘Wrong Move’: Republican Lawmakers Respond to Romney’s Conviction Vote

Republican lawmakers on Wednesday moved to criticize Senator Mitt Romney (R., Utah) after he announced his intent to vote to convict President Trump on one article of impeachment."Wrong, wrong, wrong move," Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio said of Romney's decision. Jordan is the ranking Republican member of the House Oversight Committee and a staunch Trump ally who countered House Democrats' impeachment drive.Senator Josh Hawley (R., Mo.) told CNN he was "surprised" and disappointed by...
Tags: Utah, Texas, News, Senate, Barack Obama, Cnn, Atlantic, Gop, South Dakota, House, Mitt Romney, Mitch McConnell, Ohio, Jordan, Republican Party, Republican


Pete Buttigieg Maintains Lead in Iowa: Campaign Update

(Bloomberg) -- Pete Buttigieg maintained his lead in the Iowa caucuses after the Democratic party released a second tranche of results, cementing his status as a credible contender after an extraordinary rise from the little-known mayor of a small Indiana city to the top tier of the presidential race.With 71% of precincts reporting, Bernie Sanders was a close second with his promises to deliver Medicare for All and lead a political revolution against wealth inequality.The results were a major se...
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Sanders, Biden Tied in New Hampshire: Campaign Update

(Bloomberg) -- Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden are tied for first place in the latest New Hampshire poll by the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College.A survey of 491 registered voters who intend to vote in next week’s primary found the Vermont senator and the former vice president each had 19% support.That’s a jump of 10 percentage points for Sanders since the college’s November poll.“Sanders’ rise is testament in part to the fact that hard campaigning in New Hampshire does pe...
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Lindsey Graham joins conservatives spinning conspiracy theories about Iowa's Democratic caucuses

Some conservatives are apparently rooting against democracy this time around.Iowa's Democratic party still hasn't released the results of Monday's presidential caucuses, and it's leading to more than just mockery from the other side of the aisle. Several conservatives, including some Republican elected officials, are openly suggesting — without proof — that the whole debacle is just Democratic National Committee "rigging" in action.President Trump himself largely stayed out of co...
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A 'dream' deer hunt with Donald Trump Jr. is being auctioned by a trophy hunting group

Donald Trump Jr. has been condemned by animal rights organizations for promising to take an auction winner on a seven-day hunting trip to Alaska, in a sale organized by a trophy hunting group.
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A deer hunt with Donald Trump Jr. is being auctioned by a trophy hunting group

Donald Trump Jr. has been condemned by animal rights organizations for promising to take an auction winner on a seven-day hunting trip to Alaska, in a sale organized by a trophy hunting group.
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