Chuck Schumer Just Perfectly Shamed Donald Trump for Sending Him the Pettiest Letter About the Pandemic Response
Even in the face of a national health crisis that threatens hundreds of thousands of American lives, President Donald Trump has consistently signaled that he's incapable of rising to the urgency of the moment, choosing instead to pick fights with governors over Twitter and to brag about the ratings of his press briefings.
That string of behavior continued with a letter to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), which read more like one of the President's Twitter screeds than a letter from the President of the United States.
Secret Recording Emerges of Top Senate Republican Privately Contradicting Trump's Rosy Outlook on Coronavirus Weeks Ago
Toward the end of February, there were about 15 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States. President Donald Trump vowed that those cases would be down to zero by the following week.
Since then, there are over 10,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States, and the death toll has surpassed 100. Both of those numbers are expected to sharply increase in the coming weeks.
Rand Paul Tries to Clarify Comments After Seeming to Refer to Immigrants as 'Non-People' During Coronavirus Speech
With the White House constantly referring to COVID-19 as the "Chinese Virus," many other members of the GOP are also removing their feet from their mouths after similarly racist comments.
The latest to draw criticism for his racist response to the Novel Coronavirus is Kentucky's Republican junior Senator Rand Paul.
Trump Ally Publicly Rebuffs Trump's Offer to Be His Intelligence Chief Just Hours After He Floated It
President Donald Trump replaced former Acting Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats with longtime Trump ally and ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell. The move came after Trump rebuffed Coats for announcing Russia's ongoing attempts to interfere in the 2020 election.
Grenell was deemed vastly unqualified for the position, to the point that officials had to assure Americans that the new Director of National Intelligence would be announced soon.
Trump said he was considering his longtime ally in Congress, Representative Doug Collins (R-GA), for the position...but there's just one problem.
George Conway Had the Perfect Response After New Poll Shows Susan Collins Losing to Her Democratic Rival Among Key Constituencies
Veteran actor and Democrat Alec Baldwin's portrayal of President Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live has garnered near-unanimous praise since the 2016 campaign (except, of course, from Trump himself).
But in a recent tweet, Baldwin reminded his followers that Trump's ascent and increasing corruption is no laughing matter.
Reporter Asks Trump What Lesson He Learned From His Impeachment, and His Response Is About as Trump as It Gets
It's been one week since President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Republican-dominated Senate on both articles of impeachment against him.
All but one Republican—Senator Mitt Romney of Utah—voted to acquit the President.
Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) claimed that impeachment taught Trump a lesson and that removal from office was too extreme.