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GOP Rep Mo Brooks: Senate Dems Manufacturing Controversies to Drag Out Confirmations, Obstruct Votes on Conservative Policy

GOP Rep Mo Brooks: Senate Dems Manufacturing Controversies to Drag Out Confirmations, Obstruct Votes on Conservative Policy

Tuesday on Birmingham, AL Talk 99.5 radio’s “Matt & Aunie Show,” Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) was asked to react to allegations of wrongdoing by Dr. Ronnie Jackson, President Donald Trump’s nominee to
Senate to Vote on Mike Pompeo and Richard Grenell Nominations Thursday

Senate to Vote on Mike Pompeo and Richard Grenell Nominations Thursday

The Senate will vote Thursday afternoon on the nominations of CIA Director Mike Pompeo for secretary of state and Richard Grenell for U.S. Ambassador to Germany.
Trump admits Mike Pompeo ‘wasn’t supposed to meet with Kim Jong Un’

Trump admits Mike Pompeo ‘wasn’t supposed to meet with Kim Jong Un’

In a Thursday morning tirade on Fox & Friends, President Donald Trump revealed that his future Secretary of State (pending Senate confirmation) met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un when he
6 takeaways from Trump's wild "Fox and Friends" call on Melania's birthday

6 takeaways from Trump's wild "Fox and Friends" call on Melania's birthday

Even by Trumpian standards, the call-in to "Fox and Friends" Thursday morning was ranty and bizarre.
Breaking: Pompeo breezes to confirmation, 57-42; Update: Grenell confirmed 56-42; Update: Pompeo sworn in

Breaking: Pompeo breezes to confirmation, 57-42; Update: Grenell confirmed 56-42; Update: Pompeo sworn in

Up next: Richard Grenell. The post Breaking: Pompeo breezes to confirmation, 57-42; Update: Grenell confirmed 56-42; Update: Pompeo sworn in appeared first on Hot Air.
Trump Brags About Progress With North Korea, Ignores News That Nuclear Test Site Collapsed

Trump Brags About Progress With North Korea, Ignores News That Nuclear Test Site Collapsed

Trump took time to brag about how great things were going with negotiations with North Korea over their nuclear program, but no one on his favorite morning program mentioned the recent news that their
White House releases pictures of Mike Pompeo shaking hands with Kim Jong-un

White House releases pictures of Mike Pompeo shaking hands with Kim Jong-un

Pompeo confirmed to replace Rex Tillerson as US secretary of state after receiving backing from 57 senators – but 42 voted noThe White House on Thursday released two photographs of Mike Pompeo, the

Pompeo Easily Confirmed as Secretary of State

“The Senate on Thursday easily confirmed Mike Pompeo as the nation’s 70th secretary of state, elevating the current C.I.A. director and an outspoken foreign policy hawk to be the nation’s top
Mike Pompeo Confirmation a ‘Pro-Life’ and ‘Religious Freedom’ Victory

Mike Pompeo Confirmation a ‘Pro-Life’ and ‘Religious Freedom’ Victory

National pro-life groups and religious freedom advocates are celebrating the Senate’s confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of state.
Senate Confirms Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State

Senate Confirms Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State

The Senate on Thursday voted to confirm CIA Director Mike Pompeo as secretary of state in a bipartisan 57-42 vote.
Mike Pompeo Confirmed as Secretary of State

Mike Pompeo Confirmed as Secretary of State

Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday as the 70th secretary of state of the United States. He was Donald Trump’s No. 1 pick to replace Rex Tillerson
Photos: Kim Jong Un's secret handshake with Mike Pompeo

Photos: Kim Jong Un's secret handshake with Mike Pompeo

Pompeo wasn't supposed to meet Kim, but they spoke for more than an hour.
These are the photos of Kim Jong-un and Mike Pompeo that Trump called “incredible”

These are the photos of Kim Jong-un and Mike Pompeo that Trump called “incredible”

This morning, US president Donald Trump boasted about “incredible” photos of his new secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.…
Cory Booker Votes Against Gay Trump Nominee After Posturing as Gay Rights Champion

Cory Booker Votes Against Gay Trump Nominee After Posturing as Gay Rights Champion

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) had positioned himself as a champion of gay rights in his opposition to Mike Pompeo to become secretary of state, then on Thursday he voted against Richard Grenell, the Trump
Donald Trump Endorses Keeping Senate in Session Seven Days a Week to Get Nominees Approved

Donald Trump Endorses Keeping Senate in Session Seven Days a Week to Get Nominees Approved

President Donald Trump endorsed the idea of keeping the Senate in Washington, DC seven days a week to get his political and judicial nominees confirmed if Democrats continued obstructing the
Photos of North Korea Meeting Between Pompeo and Kim Jong-un Posted

Photos of North Korea Meeting Between Pompeo and Kim Jong-un Posted

Commemorating the confirmation of Mike Pompeo as the next U.S. Secretary of State, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders posted photos of Pompeo‘s Easter weekend meeting with North Korean leader
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Follies

As we watch to see if Donald Trump will be able to sustain his presidency (that is, when we’re not discussing who can defeat him in 2020), I’m not infrequently asked, “Is this like Watergate?”We tend

Pompeo Seen As Likely Presidential Candidate

Wichita Eagle: “The beige-and-white storage units in Wichita – as well as nearly $1 million earning interest in Pompeo’s still-active campaign account – serve as a reminder that the former Kansas
The Guardian view on inter-Korean talks: progress – for now | Editorial

The Guardian view on inter-Korean talks: progress – for now | Editorial

The warm meeting between Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in has raised hopes ahead of the Trump summit. Caution is advisedIt was a historic moment replete with grand pledges and theatrical gestures of
Pompeo: ‘Absent a Substantial Fix,’ Trump ‘Unlikely’ to Stay in Iran Deal ‘Past This May’

Pompeo: ‘Absent a Substantial Fix,’ Trump ‘Unlikely’ to Stay in Iran Deal ‘Past This May’

During a press conference at NATO Headquarters on Friday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated that “absent a substantial fix,” President Trump is “unlikely” to stay in the Iran nuclear deal past