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Presidential rankings are in! Political scientists rate Trump as the worst in history, Obama soars

Campaign Action A leading association of political scientists have released the data from their most recent survey and a ratings-obsessed Donald Trump is not going to be happy. They detailed their findings in the New York Times: Since our previous survey in 2014, … Continue reading

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Trump Is Throwing Himself A Pity Party And Blaming Obama For Russia Scandal

Trump spent President’s Day in self-pity and trying to blame the former president, Barack Obama, for his Russia scandal. First Trump wanted America to reflect on President’s Day: Have a great, but very reflective, President’s Day! — Donald J. Trump … Continue reading

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Trump needs to ask Mitch McConnell why President Obama didn't do something about Russia meddling

So Trump is off the golf course now, where he spent the morning working off some of the rage that fueled his bizarre weekend of garbled tweets. But not all of that anger was left on the green. You can see he … Continue reading

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Trump Blames Obama and Democrats for Failing to Stop Russian Meddling

The president seemed to embrace the idea that sowing discord in American politics had been Russia’s aim, after previously saying little to acknowledge a threat.

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Russian Election Meddling Is All On Mitch McConnell, Not Barack Obama

Mitch McConnell refused to do the right thing for his country when the Russians attacked us. Instead, he did what he always does; when asked by President Obama to take a unified stand against Russia, McConnell threatened President Obama. The … Continue reading

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Devin Nunes Is Blaming Obama For Russia’s Election Meddling For Trump

House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) has found a way to blame Obama for Russia’s election meddling conspiracy for Trump. In a statement provided to PoliticusUSA, Rep. Nunes said, “The Putin regime presents a pressing threat to American … Continue reading

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Fox News’ first response to Russian election meddling indictments: blame Obama

Amid news that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 13 Russian nationals on charges of conspiracy related to meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Fox News returned to a favorite strategy: blame Barack Obama. Former House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), … Continue reading

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Obama tweets a more substantive response to latest school shooting than Trump made in entire speech

Trump read an entire, prepared seven minute speech and didn’t once mention guns. There have been 18 school shootings already this year, and Trump didn’t once mention guns. Trump implied blame on the students themselves, but didn’t once mention guns. … Continue reading

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The White House’s latest defense of Rob Porter doesn’t add up, two Obama lawyers say

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that the White House’s personnel security office’s consideration of former staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned last week after two of his ex-wives accused him of domestic abusive, was still ongoing … Continue reading

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Critic’s Notebook: Obama Portraits Blend Paint and Politics, and Fact and Fiction

This Barack Obama Is No Mr. Nice Guy. Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of the former president contradicts the impression he often made in office of being detached.

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