As women marched, greater Washington’s troubled transit agency hosted more than one million riders, making Saturday the second-busiest day in Metro’s history and its busiest Saturday of all time. Only Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration brought more riders.
A guide to Trump lies since his inauguration
Trump praises and hugs FBI director who helped him get elected
The D.C. Trump International Hotel in the Old Post Office lost more than
$1 million in net income during its first two months of operation and
its revenues were $2 million less than estimates it provided to the
General Services Administration, which owns the historic building,
according to a letter released by House Democrats.
EPA Director-designate Scott Pruitt, as state senator, proposed one of the most onerous anti-abortion laws in the country, and as attorney general, he helped lead the opposition to the recent Department of Education guidelines on transgender students using gender-appropriate bathrooms... Pruitt has repeated the misleading claim that “scientists continue to disagree about the degree and extent of global warming and its connections to the actions of mankind.”
CIA director nominee Mike Pompeo has said he is open
to changing the rules governing the interrogation of detainees, which
could mean re-authorizing the use of the torture technique called
A team of prominent constitutional and ethics scholars filed
the legal action with the U.S. District Court in the Southern District
of New York early Monday, charging the billionaire real estate mogul
with violating the constitutional clause that disallows officials from
accepting benefits or gifts from foreign governments. Trump's refusal to divest from his business
has left him in a position where he is receiving "cash and favors from
foreign governments, through guests and events at his hotels, leases in
his buildings, and valuable real estate deals abroad," CREW explains.