Legislators fight Trump visit, Arpaio pardon

CLOSE Democrats and Republicans criticized President Trump for not calling out white nationalists. Video provided by Newsy Newslook Donald Trump and Joe Arpaio(Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images) Democratic lawmakers, faith leaders and community activists are pushing state and local officials to join them in protesting President Donald Trump’s visit to Phoenix on Tuesday, as well as a […]

3 charities cancel Mar-a-Lago events amid Trump backlash

3 charities cancel Mar-a-Lago events amid Trump backlash

President Donald Trump’s comments about the white nationalist rally last weekend are hurting not just his political standing, but his pocketbook. Three charities announced Thursday that they were canceling fundraisers at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, a sign the president’s business is starting to suffer backlash from his comments Tuesday about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. The […]

Republican Corker: Trump has not demonstrated ‘stability’ or ‘competence’ to lead effectively

After President Trump’s most recent rhetoric about Charlottesville inflamed even more criticism, a handful of GOP lawmakers, including Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), are criticizing Trump directly, while others stay silent. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) President Trump drew a new and forceful round of criticism Thursday from a leading Republican senator who […]