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Trump's Appointments


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#21 TheCid

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Posted 09 August 2017 - 09:15 AM

Apparently John Kelly told the White House staff to check their opinions at the door.  The only opinions that matter are those of Trump.

 

On taxes, he said he pays them, but doesn't like to.

I can see why, his military retirement is about $275,000 per year, which is more than he made on active duty.  His and dependents health care is almost 100% covered.

Then add in his salary for being Chief of Staff, about $175,000.

 

What's notable is they he does not like paying taxes, but 100% of his salary and health care comes from the taxpayers.


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#22 Vautrin

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Posted 06 August 2017 - 04:15 PM

Just going by appearance, Scaramucci looked like

an enforcer, Miller looks more like the enforcee.


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Curse Sir Walter Raleigh, he was such a stupid get.


#23 Arturo

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Posted 06 August 2017 - 03:13 PM

HuffPost‏Verified account @HuffPost 3h3 hours ago


Trump's talent for finding the most disgracefully unsuitable individuals to represent his viewpoint is amazing. It reflect his total lack of judgment in these matters. Lets hope he lasts no longer than the last Doofus








Report: Trump eyes Stephen Miller to replace Scaramucci http://huffp.st/5eIeQ5a





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-might ALMOST be as much fun as the 'Mooch' !
;)



#24 mr6666

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Posted 06 August 2017 - 03:04 PM

HuffPostVerified account @HuffPost 3h3 hours ago

 
 

Report: Trump eyes Stephen Miller to replace Scaramucci http://huffp.st/5eIeQ5a 

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-might ALMOST be as much fun as the 'Mooch' !

;)


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"A small elephant is not a rabbit."


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Posted 04 August 2017 - 06:18 PM

ProPublicaVerified account @ProPublica 21h21 hours ago

 
 

Trump's nominee for USDA lead scientist Sam Clovis once claimed "a lot of the science is junk science." http://propub.li/2htyehA 

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"A small elephant is not a rabbit."


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Posted 03 August 2017 - 01:56 PM

 

 

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Entire administration is a collection of extremely mediocre people who think they're geniuses.

 

 

With this administration, mediocrity is a compliment.


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Posted 03 August 2017 - 01:04 PM


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Entire administration is a collection of extremely mediocre people who think they're geniuses.

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#28 Arturo

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Posted 03 August 2017 - 12:48 PM

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NEW: Ezra Cohen-Watnick is out as National Security Council senior director for intelligence, White House official says.

45]9JwV0DTh_bigger.jpgCaroline O.@RVAwonkMore

Caroline O. Retweeted NBC Nightly NewsWhen Ezra Cohen-Watnick leaked intel to Devin Nunes, Trump personally intervened to keep him as NSC against McMaster's advice. This is big1f447.png

One more co-conspirator finally gone. Next.....

#29 Princess of Tap

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Posted 03 August 2017 - 09:42 AM


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NEW: Ezra Cohen-Watnick is out as National Security Council senior director for intelligence, White House official says.


45]9JwV0DTh_bigger.jpgCaroline O.@RVAwonk


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Caroline O. Retweeted NBC Nightly News


When Ezra Cohen-Watnick leaked intel to Devin Nunes, Trump personally intervened to keep him as NSC against McMaster's advice. This is big1f447.png

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#30 mr6666

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Posted 02 August 2017 - 04:55 PM

"Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the highly unusual decision to turn down money for his department — $80 million to fight terrorist propaganda and Russian disinformation — because he’s afraid of angering Vladimir Putin.

The money is earmarked for the State Department, but Tillerson hasn’t submitted a request for the funds, reported Politico.

 

The funds are intended for the Global Engagement Center, which is responsible for coordinating government efforts to counter online terrorist activity and, since December, state-sponsored disinformation campaigns.

 

President Barack Obama expanded the unit’s mission at the end of his term after intelligence agencies concluded Russia had flooded social media with fake news and phony Twitter accounts to influence the 2016 elections, and lawmakers from both parties want a stronger U.S. response.....

 

http://www.rawstory....s-are-alarming/

 

^_^


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"A small elephant is not a rabbit."


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Posted 02 August 2017 - 03:17 PM

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JUST IN: Senate CONFIRMS Christopher Wray as the next FBI Director, 92-5.

 

NO VOTES:

Gillibrand

Markey

Merkley

Warren

Wyden

 


"A small elephant is not a rabbit."


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Posted 02 August 2017 - 02:51 PM

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Allegedly Lied Under Oath. Will the Justice Department Investigate?

 

"......On three separate occasions, both in written testimony and in live hearings, Mnuchin has denied that OneWest engaged in robo-signing of foreclosure documents, when copious evidence exists to the contrary. Most recently, Mnuchin appears to have lied about robo-signing while under oath last week in testimony before the House Financial Services Committee.......

 

....The Justice Department is, of course, highly unlikely to investigate Mnuchin’s statements. This is especially the case given the questionable assertions made to Congress by its leader, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, that he had not met with any representatives of Russia during the Trump campaign.

Nevertheless, the Campaign for Accountability raised the complaint because of the principle of the rule of law.....

 

“Public officials at every level, whatever their position, like any other person,” Judge Parker said, “must respect and honor the Constitution and the laws of the United States.”

 

https://theintercept...nt-investigate/

 

:rolleyes:


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"A small elephant is not a rabbit."


#33 ChristineHoard

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Posted 01 August 2017 - 03:37 PM

Sarah Huckabee Sanders has a Bad session: there were "no inaccuracies" in Don Jr.'s initial statement about June 2016 meeting with people promising "dirt" on H. R. Clinton.

 

Sanders went into a mini-rant about Democrats and "Fake News."

 

Is she next on the chopping block?

 

No, because she fits right in with all the other Trump toadies.  

 

I don't watch much of these press conferences.  They just lie so it's pretty useless unless I watch just to see how low they can go.

 

OK, now I am going to be totally superficial and catty but what was up with her dress today?  She's wearing a long sleeved black dress in August?  Who died?  Maybe in addition to giving makeup and hairdo tips, Mooch could be hired back as wardrobe consultant.  Sigh...I miss him already. ;)


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#34 Princess of Tap

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Posted 01 August 2017 - 03:35 PM

Sarah Huckabee Sanders has a Bad session: there were "no inaccuracies" in Don Jr.'s initial statement about June 2016 meeting with people promising "dirt" on H. R. Clinton.

Sanders went into a mini-rant about Democrats and "Fake News."

Is she next on the chopping block?


She's obviously in over her head. I don't think she was ever meant to be the press secretary. She was probably just hired as an assistant. She obviously isn't on the same intellectual level as a number of members of the press.

- - But at the same time, it's not her fault that the communications department in the White House has disintegrated and she's been thrust out when she's not up to the top position.
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Posted 01 August 2017 - 01:56 PM

Sarah Huckabee Sanders has a Bad session: there were "no inaccuracies" in Don Jr.'s initial statement about June 2016 meeting with people promising "dirt" on H. R. Clinton.

 

Sanders went into a mini-rant about Democrats and "Fake News."

 

Is she next on the chopping block?


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Posted 01 August 2017 - 08:12 AM

It will be interesting to see how Kelly does in this job.  It is one thing to be in the military and quite another to be in probably the most political organization in Washington.  Especially this White House.

He went to Homeland Security to protect America; he went to the White House to serve the president.



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Posted 01 August 2017 - 08:12 AM


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Our last Energy Sec was a nuclear physicist; his predecessor won the Nobel Prize. Our current Energy Sec brags about fighting scientists.


That kind of ignorant appointment is designed to make the deplorables cheer.
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Posted 01 August 2017 - 07:26 AM

I wonder how much trouble they had trying to get Donny to quit referring to Kelly as "Caporegime"? 

 

After all, the president's name IS "Don".  ;)

 

 

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I started out with NOTHING...and still have most of it left!


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Posted 01 August 2017 - 06:16 AM

Laugh of the day or maybe week--Huckleberry Sanders saying Donny
was upset by Little Tony's inappropriate language.

Contender--Trump says Kelly is the greatest COS after one day on the job.


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Posted 31 July 2017 - 07:01 PM

Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz" (1939)--"My, people come and go so quickly here!"


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