Jay Colmbord

Bush Ethics Czar: “I’m Not Paying For A $20,000 An Hour Mile High Club For The Treasury Secretary”

Following Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin’s request for a government jet to use on his European honeymoon, former White House chief ethics lawyer Richard Painter blasted the Donald Trump administration for fiscal irresponsibility. Secretary Steven Mnuchin is being investigated by the Treasury Secretary’s Inspector General after requesting a government plane for his honeymoon with Louise Linton. Mnuchin has said he […]

Pennsylvania GOP Lawmaker Vows To Mow Down Protestors Who Block Streets: “I’d Def Not Stop My Car!”

A Republican state representative in Pennsylvania has vowed to run over any protesters that he might encounter blocking a street. Rep. Aaron Berstine “endorsed running over protesters who block roads,” Think Progress reported. Years before he joined the Pennsylvania legislature, Aaron Bernstine was tweeting his belief that vehicular assault is an appropriate response to peaceful protests. […]

Nancy Pelosi: “I Trust Trump’s Sincerity On Protecting Dreamers”

U.S. House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said she trusted President Donald Trump’s sincerity in working to protect so-called Dreamers brought to this country illegally and that the effort to shield this group from immigration would not include cuts to legal immigration. “When we’re talking about this legislation to protect the Dreamers, yes I […]

Never Trumper Hammers Ben Ferguson Over DACA: “The Dog Returns To Its Own Vomit”

CNN segment morphed into shouting match on Thursday as prominent Never-Trumper Steve Deace and conservative radio host Ben Ferguson went head-to-head over Donald Trump’s apparent willingness to work with Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). According to a statement released by Pelosi and Schumer after their dinner […]