During a press conference on Wednesday, President Donald Trump called CNN's Jim Acosta a "rude, bad person" after the reporter tried to ask several questions, but was cut off or dismissed by the commander in chief.Fellow journalists and members of the White House press corps came to the immediate defense of CNN's Jim Acosta on Wednesday after the Trump administration revoked his press credentials.The White House Correspondents' Association released a statement blasting the Trump administration for revoking Acosta's press pass.The White House later accused Acosta of "placing his hands on a young woman".Sanders added that the White House was suspending Acosta's press pass, which is a requirement for reporters to get access to the White House."This is a lie", Acosta tweeted back at Sanders.President Donald Trump struck back at a black female reporter's question about his calling himself "nationalist" as "emboldening white nationalists", calling it a "racist question", "insulting", and … [Read more...] about Donald Trump attacks CNN’s Acosta, calls him ‘rude’, ‘terrible’; suspends WH pass
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(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved) Welcome to FOX News First. Not signed up yet? Click here. Developing now, Wednesday, August 29, 2018 U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, endorsed by President Trump, won Florida's GOP gubernatorial primary on Tuesday. In November, he will face Bernie Sanders-backed Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who pulled off an upset victory in Florida's Democratic primary. Republican U.S. Rep. Martha McSally and Democratic U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona's Senate primaries Tuesday and will battle in November to succeed retiring U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake. Justice Department official Bruce Ohr was grilled behind closed doors by lawmakers about his ties to the salacious and much discredited Russia-Trump dossier President Trump reportedly mulled firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions this month as Republican lawmakers have urged Sessions to resist pressure to resign before … [Read more...] about FOX NEWS FIRST: Florida primary sets up Trump vs. Sanders battle; Trump reportedly mulled firing Sessions
Todd Spangler Detroit Free Press Published 5:39 p.m. UTC Aug 8, 2018 WASHINGTON — In some ways, the race for a key open seat to Congress in Detroit's suburbs is the marquee match-up we'd love to see: Donald Trump vs. Barack Obama. On Wednesday morning, Republican businesswoman Lena Epstein and Democratic consultant Haley Stevens won their respective primaries in Michigan's 11th district, two young women — Epstein is 37 and Stevens is 35 — entering the field as candidates for the first time (and, in both cases, beating crowded fields that included current and/or past officeholders, nominees and well-funded rivals). But as much as the nominations of Epstein and Stevens in the district — which includes parts of southeastern Oakland County and western Wayne County — continues a national narrative of women over-performing in congressional primaries this year, it also sets up a race between two people with unmistakable connections to the nation's two … [Read more...] about Epstein vs. Stevens? It’s more like Trump vs. Obama
Analysis Donald TrumpSince Donald Trump took office as President of the United State he has consistently portrayed the media as a force for evil against him.It began in his first press conference and has continued throughout. “Bashing media organizations may be Donald Trump’s most consistent hobby,” wrote The Economist.President Trump has defined “fake news” as any reports he deems unfavorable, and he has intensified the attacks throughout his term, which began in early 2017. The latest, today, was perhaps his most vicious yet:“The Fake News hates me saying that they are the Enemy of the People only because they know it’s TRUE,” President Trump tweeted Sunday morning. “I am providing a great service by explaining this to the American People. They purposely cause great division & distrust. They can also cause War! They are very dangerous & sick!”Recommended Slideshows76The Most Powerful Military Forces in the … [Read more...] about Donald Trump vs. The Media: Who Will Win the War?
Stay up to date on Portland news and politics. Looking for fun? Here are the best Things to Do in Portland today.PATRIOT PRAYER'S JOEY GIBSON: "Attention Portland! I am dumb! Repeat: I AM DUMB! *is this thing on?*" Doug Brown GOOD MORNING, BLOGTOWN! You got Versace gold link stomach chains with rocks. Official hair style, but you're stuck up in the spot. LET'S GO TO PRESS. The fascist dummies from Patriot Prayer are once again returning to Portland tomorrow for one of their masturbatory, unnecessary rallies. Should you be lured into their trap? Our Alex Zielinski tells us what to expect. RELATED: The Oregon wildfire just south of the Dalles has grown to 20,000 acres, and hundreds of residents have been told to evacuate. Daryl Turner, president of Portland's police union (who in my opinion has probably done more to damage the reputation of our city's cops than anyone else), is at it again, this time accusing Mayor Ted Wheeler of failing "miserably" for the way he handled the Occupy ICE … [Read more...] about Good Morning, News: Trump vs. the Press, Manafort’s Ostrich Jacket, and Patriot Prayer Dum-Dums Return to Portland