As Washington, D.C. awaits Donald Trump’s decision on the funding deal, CNN White House correspondent Kaitlin Collins reported that the president is voicing frustration against Republican negotiators who agreed to the current funding deal, believing Democrats “outplayed” them. “Everyone is waiting to see what President Trump is going to say,” Collins said during an appearance on CNN’s At This Hour on Thursday. “As you can tell from Vice President Mike Pence‘s comments no one is confident enough to say that the president is going to sign that.” She continued by explaining how the president’s gripes from behind the White House walls are adding uncertainty to the deal’s future. “The president has been privately complaining about these Republican negotiators, saying he doesn’t believe they did a good enough job, they were outplayed by the Democrats, and that he wished he had been … [Read more...] about CNN: As White House Asks Media For Break on Border Deal, Trump Gripes GOP Was ‘Outplayed’
David A. Fahrenthold and and Josh Dawsey, The Washington Post Published 8:40 am PST, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 FILE - President Donald Trump plays a round of golf at Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort during the U.S. President's first official visit to the United Kingdom on July 15, 2018 in Turnberry, Scotland. FILE - President Donald Trump plays a round of golf at Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort during the U.S. President's first official visit to the United Kingdom on July 15, 2018 in Turnberry, Scotland. Photo: Leon Neal/Getty Images Photo: Leon Neal/Getty Images Image 1 of / 9 Caption Close Image 1 of 9 FILE - President Donald Trump plays a round of golf at Trump Turnberry Luxury Collection Resort during the U.S. President's first official visit to the … [Read more...] about Trump installed a room-sized golf simulator at White House
President Donald Trump is getting a new golf simulator installed at the White House, replacing an older system installed during the Obama administration. Per the Washington Post, the $50,000 room-sized system was set up “during the last few weeks in a room in his personal quarters”: The [White House] official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss details of the president’s private residence, said Trump had paid for the new system and the installation personally… The White House official said Trump has not used his new golf simulator during executive time — or at all since it was put in. The Post report reveals Trump groused about not being able to go to his Florida golf course during the weeks-long government shutdown. After the shutdown, the President golfed at his Florida club earlier this month with Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus. [Featured phot by Leon Neal/Getty Images)] Have a tip we should know? [email protected] … [Read more...] about Trump Reportedly Got a New Golf Simulator Installed in the White House
By Patrick May | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: February 12, 2019 at 11:56 am | UPDATED: February 13, 2019 at 3:23 am President Trump’s critics now have one more thing to criticize him about. On Monday, the president told a crowd in El Paso, Texas, that while he “wouldn’t mind having” a dog, “I don’t have any time. How would I look walking a dog on the White House lawn?” He’d probably look just like any of his many White House predecessors who decided that they had the time to have the a dog. As The Independent reported back in 2017, “Donald Trump could become the first US President for nearly 130 years not to have a canine companion in the White House. Most American Presidents have had a least one dog, and many have had several.” As it turns out, the paper reported, the last commander-in-chief to go dog-less while in office was William McKinley, who happened to die of … [Read more...] about Many presidents welcomed dogs into the White House. Trump says he’s too busy.
The White House has issued a condemnatory statement on the attack on a BBC photojournalist by a Trump supporter at President Donald Trump‘s El Paso rally last night. The BBC posted video last night showing the attack and the White House Correspondents Association issued a statement calling on Trump to “make absolutely clear to his supporters that violence against reporters is unacceptable.” This afternoon, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders addressed the attack in a statement: “President Trump condemns all acts of violence against any individual or group of people — including members of the press. We ask that anyone attending an event do so in a peaceful and respectful manner.” [image via screengrab] Have a tip we should know? [email protected] … [Read more...] about White House Says Trump Condemns ‘All Acts of Violence’ After Cameraman Attacked By Supporter at Rally