National Politics


Donald Trump, Sean Spicer, and Democrats should all be citing Harry Truman today

02/08/2017 4:47 PM

President Donald Trump is coming under attack today for the same reason he usually is–attacking others, in this case Nordstrom, the department store that recently made


Report: Jordan behind Trump’s sudden Israel shift

02/08/2017 1:27 PM Updated: 2 months ago

The White House’s press release last week, which stated that further Israeli settlement construction “may not be helpful” to the peace process, caught many off-guard, as


Trump aide’s dismissal shows how little they understand Holocaust criticism

02/07/2017 6:04 PM

  Yesterday, Sebastian Gorka, who is currently serving as Deputy Assistant to President Donald Trump, spoke to conservative talk show host Michael Medved about the controversy regarding the


New York congressman tries, fails to advance resolution responding to Trump Holocaust statement

02/07/2017 4:12 PM

  Rep. Joe Crowley of New York tried today to force the House of Representatives to vote on a resolution responding to Pres. Donald Trump’s statement


After kicking him out of Trump team, Jared Kushner unseats Chris Christie on New Jersey power ranking

02/07/2017 12:43 PM

NJBIZ released their annual ranking yesterday of the most powerful people in New Jersey business, and it includes some embarrassing news for the state’s governor, Chris


Stephen Bannon: American Jews are “enablers of jihad”

02/05/2017 12:03 PM Updated: 2 months ago

Stephen Bannon, special adviser to President Donald Trump, once described American Jews as “enablers of jihad” in the treatment of an unmade documentary, the Washington Post reports. The


Israeli diplomat responds to Trump’s settlements pushback

02/03/2017 12:57 PM

Danny Danon, Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations, responded to the White House Thursday saying that new settlement construction was “not helpful” to peace. Danon attempts


Trump still davening for ratings

02/02/2017 10:05 AM

The National Prayer Breakfast is the first Thursday of February every year and usually features the president making a religious speech and listening to various religious


(Video) Ivanka joins her father on surprise trip

02/01/2017 5:49 PM

House Dems push for resolution saying Holocaust targeted Jews

02/01/2017 5:28 PM

After harshly criticizing Pres. Donald Trump for issuing a statement last Friday, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, that failed to identify the Holocaust as targeting Jews, Democrats are


In “unprecedented” move, GOP suspends rules to force Mnuchin, Price to Senate vote

02/01/2017 11:33 AM Updated: 2 months ago

On Wednesday, Senate Republicans suspended quorum rules to move forward Pres. Donald Trump’s nominees for secretary of the Treasury and secretary of Health and Human Services, setting


Return to normalcy: Orthodox supports Republican SCOTUS pick, Reform has concerns

02/01/2017 9:59 AM

Earlier this week, all four major American Jewish denominations criticized Pres. Donald Trump’s travel and refugee ban, an extremely unusual event for the usually divided institutions. (That’s why they


Kushner lost 7 pounds since Inauguration Day as he struggles with Bannon for influence

01/31/2017 12:33 PM Updated: 2 months ago

The first 12 days of the Trump administration have not been short on political strife, and apparently all the tension has been taking their toll on


Watch Sean Spicer answer Holocaust question by criticizing Obama and talking Christian victimhood

01/30/2017 3:48 PM

Even Goldman Sachs opposes Trump’s travel ban

01/30/2017 2:46 PM Updated: 2 months ago

President Donald Trump’s administration is bursting with former Goldman Sachs employees, with many of his appointees having worked at the mega-bank in the past, including Steven Mnuchin


Watch Reince Priebus defend Trump Holocaust statement

01/30/2017 1:15 PM Updated: 2 months ago

(Video) Here are the tears of Chuck Schumer

01/30/2017 11:20 AM Updated: 2 months ago

Starbucks CEO Schultz to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump ban

01/30/2017 10:03 AM Updated: 2 months ago

New York (AFP) – Starbucks plans to hire 10,000 refugees worldwide over the next five years in response to President Donald Trump’s travel ban, the head


Trump’s first major test as travel ban uproar spreads

01/30/2017 9:30 AM Updated: 2 months ago

New York (AFP) – Donald Trump faced fresh protests Monday over his ban on travelers from seven Muslim countries entering the United States, a backlash that


Iranian leader calls Trump’s travel ban a ‘great gift to extremists’

01/30/2017 9:10 AM Updated: 2 months ago

Tehran (AFP) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday that US President Donald Trump’s decision to ban arrivals from seven Muslim majority countries was