By Fernando Ramirez Published 12:05 pm CST, Monday, December 3, 2018 @MyndiL @MyndiL Photo: @MyndiL Photo: @MyndiL Image 1 of / 18 Caption Close Image 1 of 18 @MyndiL @MyndiL Photo: @MyndiL Social media reacts to George H.W. Bush motorcade leaving for D.C. 1 / 18 Back to Gallery Hundreds of Houstonians watched from their homes, offices, and cars as George H.W. Bush's motorcade passed through the city. The body of the 41st president was escorted to Ellington Airport on Monday morning in order to be flown out to Washington D.C. From there, the former U.S. president will lie at the US Capitol Rotunda until Wednesday. Bush passed away at the age of 94 after serving as president, vice … [Read more...] about Social media reacts to George H.W. Bush motorcade leaving for D.C.
The Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. brought in about $3.9 million for Ivanka Trump last year, who holds a large stake in the Trump Organization’s hotel business, according to a newly released financial disclosure reported by Politico on Tuesday. The hotel is an unofficial front door to the White House, located just down Pennsylvania Ave, and frequented by diplomats, Trump business associates, economic leaders, political associates and more. The question of how the Trump family is benefiting financially on the basis of their roles in government has come up many times. Late last year, a judge dismissed two lawsuits claiming that the President was in violation of the Emoluments Clause of the constitution. One, brought by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, specifically cited his hotel businesses. Politico’s report Tuesday also outlined income Ivanka Trump earned from her personal brand, as well as her book. The disclosures also cover income by … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump Made Almost $4 Million Off D.C. Trump Hotel in 2017
Melissa Nann Burke The Detroit News Published 3:15 PM EST Nov 13, 2018 Washington — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he intends to nominate Michigan native Neomi Rao to replace Brett Kavanaugh on the federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. Trump made the announcement about selecting Rao during a White House event honoring Diwali, the Hindu “festival of lights.” Rao, an Indian American raised in Metro Detroit, currently serves as administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs within the White House Office of Management and Budget. She has been Trump's regulatory czar, helping to oversee what the administration said in December 2017 was the cutting of 22 regulations for every new introduced regulation. Rao is on leave from her job as a professor at George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School, where she has studied and taught constitutional law, administrative law and legislation, … [Read more...] about Trump nominatees Mich. native Rao to replace Kavanaugh on D.C. court
President Donald Trump‘s former personal attorney Michael Cohen was spotted in Washington, D.C. on Monday. Reporters on the scene asked, “Mr. Cohen, what brings you to D.C. today?”; “Mr. Cohen, are you going to the special counsel’s office?”; and “Mr. Cohen are you meeting with the president?” Then came the hardest hitting question of all: “Mr. Cohen, how was your train ride?” This was the only question Cohen acknowledged. A beaming Michael Cohen turned to reporters and said, “Train was great!” Law&Crime reached out to attorney Lanny Davis for comment on his client’s D.C. appearance. A representative for Davis responded that there is no comment. Cohen has become arguably the most important witness against Trump when it comes to the payoffs of porn star Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen McDougal. When Cohen decided to plead guilty to eight criminal charges related to tax evasion, … [Read more...] about Hmm, Michael Cohen Has Been Spotted in D.C. and His Legal Team Won’t Say Why He’s There
Washington, D.C. police have opened a criminal investigation into the Wednesday night protest outside the home of famed Fox News anchor Tucker Carlson, it was reported. CNN’s Brian Stelter spoke about the details Thursday, speculating that “we could see the police looking into this further, possibly even trying to talk with or arrest some of the protesters.” According to Stelter, about 20 Antifa-affiliated individuals gathered at Carlson’s northwest D.C. home while he was at work prepping for his evening show. “His wife was home alone and his wife heard this disturbance outside, heard the knocking on the door, heard them screaming things,” Stelter said. “She was concerned about a home invasion. She called the police. The police showed up and the police report shows there was vandalism at the home.” CNN then shared the following statement from the Metropolitan Police Department: “The MPD takes these violations … [Read more...] about D.C. Police Reportedly Open Criminal Investigation Into Protest at Tucker Carlson’s House