Almost 70 percent of all self-identified Democratic voters want their party to come to the table to work with Republicans under Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, according to the American Action Network (AAN) poll. Last week, Lara Trump, the wife of Trump's youngest adult son, Eric, informed more than 2 million viewers that Trump donated his presidential salary to the Department of Education.
"Some policymakers want to cut it more deeply than others", The Hill, a USA political website, reported on Sunday, noting the lack of unity is a challenge for Republicans to pass the tax reform legislation by the end of the year. A vote on the debt ceiling looms this fall.
Heghmann said he is directing his suit at the Republican Party on the state and national level because he understands he is unable to sue politicians for lying on the campaign trail. Justice added, "The Democrats walked away from me". "Now they're Trump Democrats".
This is important, because it means Democrats don't have to contort themselves to appeal to the mythical Trump Democrats by toughening their position on immigration, or weakening their support for universal health care, or embracing small government and low taxes.
Besides, it's frustrating to think of the selfishness of some elected Republicans and the arrogance of political consultants, who never seem to spot the Gov. Larry Hogan or President Trump who can bend the arc of electoral history in our direction against all odds.
Still, Democrats would be wise not to count on Trump swelling forever or on Robert Mueller taking him down.
"Get Obamacare repealed and replaced, get tax reform passed", Deason said. Among those who oppose repeal, more say the law needs minor changes than a major overhaul, while just 6% of all Americans say it should be left as is. Alexander wants to pay insurance companies the subsidy that is part of the Affordable Care Act through 2018. Similarly, the Justice Department will be able to return to more tough-on-crime policies with Jeff Sessions as attorney general, she said. A poll released in June by the Democracy Fund Voter Study Group, a nonpartisan collaboration of analysts and scholars, avoided this problem because it re-interviewed the same respondents queried in 2012; they were asked who they voted for in real time.
This bad news for Democrats goes well beyond 2018, the report says. Take health care and a willingness to help the "little guy".
During a May 11 interview with NBC News, Trump said the Russian Federation probe factored into his decision to remove Comey.
During the seven months they've been in control of the political football in D.C. they've brought no significant legislation before Congress. Democrats won six Republican seats in the 2006 election.
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TIME OUT: Fossil tumbled 23.7 percent after the watch maker said sales continued to weaken, falling short of analysts' estimates. The weakness reflected geopolitical concerns amid a continued increase in tensions between the US and North Korea .
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Eighty-one percent of self-identified Trump voters now approve of the job Trump is doing, down 5 points in a week. Immigrants make easy scapegoats, a truth the president exploited all the way from Trump Tower to the Oval Office.
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Futures pointed to further declines on Wall Street, with S&P 500 futures down 0.4 percent and Dow futures falling 0.3 percent. North Korea immediately called Trump's rhetoric a "load of nonsense" that was aggravating a grave situation.
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If you're not caught up to the latest episode , you should probably watch Aaron Rodgers' insane trick throw instead. Why take that risk? "I don't like a lot of people talking during it; I'd rather watch alone", Rodgers says.
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After a crushing Super Bowl 50 loss at the hands of the Denver Broncos, the Panthers somehow regressed to a 6-10 team. The Panthers are more banged-up than the Texans early in the preseason, which is a larger concern.