Month – April 2017

US Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, First Cuban-American Elected to Congress, Retiring Next Year - NPR

NPRU.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban-American elected to Congress and the first congressional Republican to publicly support marriage equality, is retiring next year at the end of her term. Ros-Lehtinen, 64, will have spent almost three …Longtime GOP incumbent will not seek reelectionThe HillRep. Ros-Lehtinen, first Cuban-American in Congress, to retireCNNDems inch closer to […]

Questions on Trump's policy knowledge remain after 100 day marker - CBS News

CBS NewsWASHINGTON — Following an interview with President Donald Trump on CBS News’ “Face the Nation,” questions regarding Mr. Trump’s understanding of key policy issues remain — even after his 100th day in office. “CBS This Morning” co-anchor Norah …Trump refers to ‘Face the Nation’ as ‘Deface the Nation’ — while on the showThe Boston […]

Bills fire GM Whaley, scouting staff 1 day after NFL draft - FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Whether it was sitting together in a golf cart watching training camp or sharing dinner and drinks at a nearby restaurant, Bills owner Terry Pegula and general manager Doug Whaley were nearly inseparable last summer.Bills send odd message in attaching 2017 draft to Doug WhaleyESPN (blog)Doug Whaley Firing Ends Bills Power […]

Trump administration still considering how to make it easier to sue the media, Priebus says - Washington Post

Washington PostReviving a controversial theme President Trump brought up on the campaign trail, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said Sunday that the administration has “looked at” potential changes to libel laws, which would make it easier for Trump to sue news …Trump Administration Still Considering Making It Easier To Sue MediaHuffington PostAide says Trump tax […]

Trump's 'Very Friendly' Talk With Duterte Stuns Aides and Critics Alike - New York Times

New York TimesPresident Trump speaking at a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Harrisburg, Pa. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — When President Trump called President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines on Saturday, the American leader’s …Trump invites controversial Philippine leader Duterte to the White HouseWashington PostIn ‘warm’ phone call, Trump invites Philippines’ Duterte […]