He’s selling tickets to an event at a hotel he owns because he will make an appearance Via the Hill"155: Trump still finding ways to profit off of his win"
A member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir is quitting the group to avoid performing at President-elect Donald Trump‘s inauguration, calling it a “hugely moral issue.” Jan Chamberlin this week sent a resignation letter to the choir president, saying she “could never look [herself] in the mirror again with self-respect” had she performed for Trump. “Since the announcement, I have spent several sleepless nights and days in turmoil and agony. I have reflected carefully on both…"Mormon Choir Singer compares Trump to Hitler"
What the hell is Trump doing? Here we are, about to end 2016 and start a new year. Instead of worrying about the detrimental effects the new congress is going to have on this country, I worry that 62 million people have been hoodwinked by a Plutocrat Authoritarian who claimed to speak for the people. I worry that this man, one Donald J. Trump has allied himself with the country Mitt Romney referred to as…"154: Trump and Putin, again."
This guy lies about everything to make himself look good. From ABC President-elect Donald Trump today touted the creation of 8,000 jobs in the U.S., but the two companies involved in those plans say the positions are part of a Japanese technology company’s previous pledge to create 50,000 jobs in the country. Speaking to reporters at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida today, Trump announced that telecommunications company Sprint will bring 5,000 jobs “back” to the…"153: Trump, again, claims credit for creating jobs he had nothing to do with."
As I wrote about on #148, I was pretty sure Donald Trump is going to try to dismantle the UN (and NATO). Well, it looks like Louis Gohmert is drafting a bill to do just that. Mike Huckabee thinks we should spent the money on Vets."152: Congress is trying to help Trump ruin the U.N."
Since King Trump didn’t do anything ridiculously stupid on 12/28, and the news was all about Obama abandoning the Israelis, this post will just be headlines of the day. EPA picks Scott Pruitt is on the board of a Koch brothers funded Coal advocacy Group Timeline of the rise of the Alt-Right via Mother Jones Current Labor secretary says Trump team requesting individuals names to target them is illegal. The ICC is at risk due…"Trump watch 12/28/16"
Via NBC News"151: GOP Congress proposes rule to limit Democracy"
Newt Gingrich gave an interview on Christmas 2016 that raised MY eyebrows. I saw the headline for a few days before I actually read the article. “Newt Gingrich Admits Donald Trump Does Not Yet Have A Plan To Beat ISIS,“ did not originally matter as a headline, because despite all his bluster and rhetoric about how he would be the guy to defeat Isis it was pretty obvious that Trump’s big secret was that he…"150: Newt Gingrich suggests Trump suspend Civil Liberties"
If you’ve read TrumpWatch item #107, you’d know that Stephen Miller is not the person you want writing a speech like this. Via Politico"149: Stephen Miller writing Trumps inauguration speech"