So, to put it mildly, Trump’s not had the best of weeks: From Trump’s late night tweet urging people to look up a sex tape to leaked tax records that show Trump lost $916 million in 1995, Trump’s not having a good time. And, if Tim Kaine is smart, those issues will become Mike Pence’s problems [Read More…]
Trump’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week will probably hurt Mike Pence in tonight’s VP debate.
BREAKING: NY AG has sent Trump Foundation a cease and desist letter for operating without proper certification.
New York’s attorney general is expanding the probe into the Trump Foundation for possible illegal use of money earmarked for charitable purposes: The New York attorney general’s investigation of the Donald J. Trump Foundation appears to have broadened to include new allegations of self-dealing by Trump that surfaced after the probe began, TPM has learned. The [Read More…]
For those who didn’t watch it, here’s Seth Meyers to keep you up to date: I could go through and fact-check everything, but it’s easy to sum up: Trump lied non-fucking-stop, Clinton tried to stay on policy, Trump unraveled in the second half after keep his shit together the first half. But over time my [Read More…]
I absolutely love Obama in the last year of his presidency: The Obama administration has proposed a new rule that would prevent states from defunding Planned Parenthood or any other family planning provider for political reasons. The new rule, which the Department of Health and Human Services proposed last week, says that states cannot withhold [Read More…]
538 – Biggest election predictors: less religious/more educated favor Clinton, more religious/less educated favor Trump.
I feel like I need to introduce a new feature column on the blog: Shit You Could’ve Guessed. In our hypothetical new column, our first post would be that the crew at 538 have determined that more education and less religion generally lands someone in the Clinton camp. The corollary tends to support Trump. If [Read More…]
The NY Times reports: Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, the eldest child of Robert F. Kennedy, said in a Facebook post on Monday that the elder President George Bush told her that he planned to vote for Hillary Clinton. The former president, however, is not talking. Ms. Townsend, 65, a former lieutenant governor of Maryland who on [Read More…]
Well, here’s a big story: NO! God dammit, not that. Although that’s all I freaking see on Twitter. AS;LJAS;LDKFJAS;LDJFA;SLDKJF;ASDJKFUCKFUCKFUCK Anyway, this is the real story. The Washington Post has confirmed that Donald Trump has been using funds from his charity (read: other people’s money earmarked for charity) to settle lawsuits against his for-profit business: Donald [Read More…]