Inside Mike Pence’s 9 hours of negotiations in Ankara

Ankara, Turkey( CNN) When Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shook hands on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews Wednesday before boarding separate aircrafts, the position inside the White House was grim. Multiple administration officials privately said they had low expectations for the meeting’s outcome, and two remarked they weren’t sure […]

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Gun safety debate overshadows Labor Day campaign kickoff for 2020 Democrat

( CNN) As the Democratic presidential candidatesfanned out across early contest states Monday, the traditional Labor Day kickoff to the fall campaign was overshadowed by their frustration about the congressional deadlock over gun security statutes after yet another deadly mass shooting over the weekend. Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke spend part of Monday at a […]

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Here’s the real problem with Trump golfing while Dorian churned

( CNN) As Dorian grew into a Category 5 hurricane over Labor Day weekend, President Donald Trump played golf. Twice. THE POINT — NOW ON YOUTUBE! In each episode of his weekly YouTube show, Chris Cillizza will delve a little deeper into the surreal world of politics. Click to subscribe! “President Obama has a major […]

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Thursday marks Trump’s longest presidential stretching away from golf

Washington( CNN) No drives , no putts and no chance for a hole-in-one. The government shutdown — and some dreary Washington winter weather — have resulted in President Donald Trump’s longest stretch away from the golf course since taking office. In his first two years in office, Trump easily outperformed President Barack Obama’s golf outings […]

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Donald Trump had the best golf round of his life last month

( CNN) Sometime last month, President Donald Trump had a heck of a day on the links. ( Sidebar: It’s hard to pinpoint what exact date Trump shot the 68; he played twice at his club in West Palm Beach over Easter weekend — including a round with conservative radio talk indicate host Rush Limbaugh […]

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Don’t fawn over Donald Trump, Mrs May. He will see it as weakness | Andrew Rawnsley

Historic confederations dont matter to the US president, whose impending visit to Britain will underline the stress in the special relationship This week will feature a record-breaker: the most expensive game of amateur golf in British, and likely world, history. A PS5m price tag is being put on the Scottish leg of Donald Trump’s visit […]

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Donald Trump is( likely) healthier than you

Washington( CNN) The results are in! And Donald Trump is in “very good health overall.” The report is short on detailed information about Trump’s health but, from what is in there, it does appear that, for a 72 -year-old man, Trump is quite healthy. Consider 😀 TAG 4 TT * His blood pressure is 118/80. […]

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What Donald Trump’s giant White House golf simulator says about him

( CNN) Within the last few weeks, President Donald Trump had a room-sized golf simulator installed in his personal one-quarters at the White House, according to The Washington Post. This should not be at all that big a deal. As the Post noted, Trump paid for the simulator and the installation out of his own […]

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Seth Meyers eviscerates Trump’s national emergency press conference

Late Night host Seth Meyers absolutely eviscerated Trump’s press conference regarding his declaration of a national emergency to construct his perimeter wall. Tackling Trump’s speech delivered at the White House on Friday, Meyers noticed it was “less of a declaration and more of a sing-song ramble.” He’s not wrong, as you can see in the […]

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Melania Trump’s Mar-a-Lago: Reserved and restful

Palm Beach, Florida( CNN) President Donald Trump might use his Mar-a-Lago visits to golf, entertain dignitaries and schmooze with his powerful friends, but for his wife, Melania Trump, the idea is to be invisible. The private quarters are just that — private — and reserved for simply her, her husband and their son. The family […]

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