We're a hawk on the issues.

Daily Archives: January 24, 2017

Trump Told Leaders ‘Illegals’ Cost Him Popular Vote

President Trump blamed illegal votes and voter fraud on Monday for costing him the popular vote in this years election. The Hill reports: But Trump apparently couldn’t resist taking a jab across the aisle, telling the gathering of bipartisan leaders … Read More

Kellyanne Conway Gets Secret Service Protection

Kellyanne Conway, a main adviser to President Trump, has been provided with secret service protection. [email protected] says false report about Martin Luther King Jr. bust shows "presumptive negativity" from media. #Hannity pic.twitter.com/Q8uZ57UzKn — Fox News (@FoxNews) January 24, 2017 The … Read More

EPA Freezes Grant Programs: Reports

According to the latest reports, the Environmental Protection Agency has had its grant programs frozen. The Hill reports: EPA grants, which fund – among other things – cleanup of toxic sites, air quality monitoring, water quality testing – have been … Read More

GOP Senators: Give States the Option of Keeping ObamaCare

Two Republican senators called on President Trump to provide an option for states to keep Obamacare if they wish. The Hill reports: The plan, from Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine), contains less drastic changes than some Republican … Read More

Poll: Trump Gets Historically Low Approval Rating During First Days as President

According to the polls, President Trump’s approval ratings are at an all-time low. The Hill reports: The poll, conducted by Gallup, found that 45 percent of Americans approved of Trump’s first weekend as president. The same percentage of people disapproved … Read More

Trump Imposes Freeze on Federal Hiring

President Trump imposed a freeze on federal hiring on Monday. The Hill reports: The new president issued the order alongside two others on Monday morning — one to ban international organizations from using American dollars if they provide or promote … Read More

Trump Declares His Inauguration Day a ‘National Day of Patriotic Devotion’

President Trump said on Tuesday that his inauguration day is to be declared a “National Day of Patriotic Devotion.” The Hill reports: The text says the day, Jan. 20, 2017, is designated “in order to strengthen our bonds to each … Read More

Trump Signs Executive Actions on TPP, Abortion, Federal Hiring Freeze

President Trump signed executive orders on Monday freezing federal government hirings, removing the US from the Trans-Pacific-Partnership, and from using federal funds to promote abortions. The Hill reports: The order fulfills Trump’s campaign promise to abandon the Pacific Rim trade … Read More

Trump Continues to Insist Voter Fraud Robbed Him of Popular Vote

President Trump argued on Monday that he lost the popular vote due to widespread voter fraud. In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted … Read More

Trump Team Plans Big Cuts at EPA

According to reports, President Trump is planning massive cuts for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Hill reports: The team’s plan for the EPA identified more than $800 million in planned budget cuts, including to state and tribal assistance grants, … Read More