• Trump reportedly had to be talked out of defending Matt Gaetz because the allegations against him were so serious

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump had to be talked out of defending Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz after reports surfaced that the Justice Department was investigating whether he had a sexual relationship with a minor and broke federal sex-trafficking laws .
    That's according to The New York Times' Maggie Haberman, who on Thursday told CNN's "New Day" that Trump had really wanted to defend the GOP lawmaker, but that he was told to stand down because the allegations against Gaetz were so serious.
    "His first impulse was that he wanted to defend Gaetz, you know, 'He's one of our...
    Read more ...

     

  • Rep. Ilhan Omar slams Biden's 'shameful' plan to restart construction on Trump's 'xenophobic and racist' wall

    Rep. Ilhan Omar slams Biden's 'shameful' plan to restart construction on Trump's 'xenophobic and racist' wall

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Rep. Ilhan Omar has criticized President Joe Biden for continuing the construction of Donald Trump's "xenophobic and racist" southern border wall.
    "It's shameful and unacceptable for POTUS to continue the construction of Trump's xenophobic and racist wall," Omar said on Twitter.
    The Department of Homeland Security is planning to resume some construction along the wall in order to plug "gaps" in it, the Washington Times reported this week .
    Biden had previously pledged not to build " another foot of wall," during his presidency.
    It's shameful and unacceptable for...
    Read more ...