Jeff Sessions out as attorney general

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Wednesday fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Whitaker is expected to take charge of the Russia investigation and special counsel Robert Mueller from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Whitaker has been openly critical of Mueller and the investigation and Democrats immediately called on him to recuse…

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Donald Trump has an upsetting new nickname for Ted Cruz

Everything is totally, totally cool between these people.Image: Getty Images The long, twisted relationship between President Donald Trump and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) continues as Trump coins a new nickname for one of his most heated 2016 GOP rivals: “Beautiful Ted.” Trump shared his new nickname for Cruz while…

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Brett Kavanaugh once got into a fight about UB40 and it’s spawned some very solid memes

What does Brett Kavanaugh love more? Beer or 'Red Red Wine'?Image: Getty Images Just when you thought the chaos surrounding Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh couldn’t get any weirder, UB40 gets added to the mix.  SEE ALSO: Sexual assault hotline sees record surge in calls during Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony…

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Washington Post: Trump warns that Murkowski ‘will never recover’ for opposing Kavanaugh

(CNN)President Donald Trump said Saturday that Sen. Lisa Murkowski “will never recover” from the political consequences of opposing now-confirmed Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, The Washington Post reported. In addition to lambasting Murkowski, a key swing vote, for her stance, Trump praised Sen. Susan Collins, another swing vote,…

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New York Times: Kushner likely paid almost no federal income taxes for years

Washington (CNN)Jared Kushner, whose net worth is nearly $324 million, appears to have paid almost no income taxes from 2009 to 2016, The New York Times reported Saturday. Kushner stepped down as CEO of Kushner Companies in January 2017 after Trump was sworn in as President, and has sold his…

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Republicans warn: There’s a ‘big fight’ brewing over Trump’s border wall

Washington (CNN)Even with the midterm elections looming, Republican leaders in Congress made clear this week they’re paying close attention to a looming battle over President Donald Trump’s promised border wall. The challenge for GOP leaders is that promises to fight for the wall could energize conservative voters the party needs…

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And now we pick up the pieces after our meltdown over Rod Rosenstein’s non-resignation

Rod Rosenstein was the source of a lot of confusion on Monday.Image: Getty Images It’s been a wild ride on the Rod Rosenstein rollercoaster. On Monday morning, the internet turned into a five-alarm dumpster fire when it was reported Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had resigned from his position. But…

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Advisers worried what Dem-controlled House means for Trump

(CNN)Multiple White House and Republican sources say there is a growing unease inside the West Wing and among President Donald Trump’s political advisers about what a Democratic-controlled House of Representatives would mean for the President. “Oversight hearings will be the issue. Not impeachment,” the source said. Still, a Trump adviser…

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