Homeland Security Secretary to Depart

Homeland Security Secretary to Depart

IS THE JOB “OVERWHELMING?” by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 7, 2019) — On Sunday evening, mainstream media reported and President Trump tweeted that DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position. Trump tweeted that Customs & Border Patrol Commissioner Kevin McAleenan will become Acting DHS Secretary upon Nielsen’s departure and thanked Nielsen for her service. […]

Reports: Trump to Announce “National Emergency” Friday Morning

Reports:  Trump to Announce “National Emergency” Friday Morning

10:00 A.M. EST by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 15, 2019) — News reports Friday say that President Donald Trump will declare there to be a “national emergency” at the southern border in order to tap into government funding outside of direct congressional appropriations to build the wall he has advocated since the 2016 campaign. He is […]

Sanders: Trump to Take “Executive Action” to Complete Border Barrier

Sanders:  Trump to Take “Executive Action” to Complete Border Barrier

“INCLUDING A NATIONAL EMERGENCY” by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 14, 2019) — Just after 3:30 p.m. EST, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders tweeted that President Donald Trump will declare the situation at the U.S.-Mexico border to be a “national emergency” in order to secure funding to reinforce or complete sections of border barriers. For the […]

Of Democrats and Neanderthals

Of Democrats and Neanderthals

“CRIMINAL OFFENSES” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2019 (Feb. 13, 2019) — Keeping up with the latest proof positive that the goal of the Democrat Party is the undermining of the United States and the destruction of President Trump and everyone who supports and/or voted for him, one need look no farther than the 11th hour injection […]

Old Frank Sounds Off on Illegal Immigration

Old Frank Sounds Off on Illegal Immigration

NUMBER OF THE DAY — BUT NO CRISIS? February 7, 2019 Dear Friends and Colleagues: Today’s news treats us to another gem: Our southern border experiences 1,809 attempted illegal crossings every day. But wait:  a year is 365 days long, and that means that, holy moly, more than 660,000 attempted crossings every year!  How many […]

Trump: Democrats Will Not Fund Border Wall

Trump:  Democrats Will Not Fund Border Wall

“I DON’T EXPECT MUCH HELP” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 31, 2019) — On Thursday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted his opinion that after a 35-day partial government shutdown and two weeks remaining for negotiations on additional border security with Congress before another shutdown will occur, “Democrats…are not going to give money to build the DESPERATELY […]

Graham Wants Answers from FBI on Roger Stone Raid

Graham Wants Answers from FBI on Roger Stone Raid

SAYS HEAVY-HANDED TACTICS “OVER-THE-TOP” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 30, 2019) — On Wednesday night, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham appeared on “Hannity” to say that he has asked FBI Director Christopher Wray to explain why a raid-style descent by 29 agents in tactical gear was carried out on longtime Trump acquaintance and Mueller probe […]

Fox News: Trump to Speak on Shutdown at 1:30 Friday

Fox News:  Trump to Speak on Shutdown at 1:30 Friday

“AN OPEN PRESS EVENT” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 25, 2019) — At 1:08 p.m. EST, Harris Faulkner of Fox News reported that President Trump will be speaking at 1:30 p.m. in the Rose Garden about the partial government shutdown, now in its 35th day. Earlier Friday, air traffic to New York’s LaGuardia Airport was halted […]

Trump Agrees to Postpone State of the Union Address

Trump Agrees to Postpone State of the Union Address

UNTIL SHUTDOWN ENDS…BUT WHEN? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 24, 2019) — Late Wednesday night, President Donald Trump tweeted, in response to a letter from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi stating that the House would not be voting on a joint resolution inviting him to give the annual State of the Union address, his agreement […]

Backed Herself into a Corner (RR)

Backed Herself into a Corner (RR)

“TRUMP GETS THE WALL” by OPOVV, ©2019 (Jan. 24, 2019) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to another exciting show of ‘Pulse of the Nation,’ your one stop where we do the thinking so you can sit back and relax, knowing that we have your back. Hello, my name is Roving, as in […]

Will Trump Give the “State of the Union” in the House?

Will Trump Give the “State of the Union” in the House?

OR WILL PELOSI SAY, “NO”? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 23, 2019) — At 12:25 p.m. EST Wednesday, Fox News reported that President Trump issued a letter “accepting” Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s formal invitation, extended January 3, for him to give the annual State of the Union address on January 29 in the well […]

Trump and Pelosi Continue Sparring over Shutdown, Border Security

Trump and Pelosi Continue Sparring over Shutdown, Border Security

WHAT IS THE SOLUTION? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 20, 2019) — Before 9:00 AM EST on Sunday, President Donald Trump first tweeted about Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, then directly to her. At approximately 8:42 AM, Trump wrote, “Nancy Pelosi has behaved so irrationally & has gone so far to the left that she […]

To Win in 2020 Trump Must Build the Wall

To Win in 2020 Trump Must Build the Wall

“ONE WAY OR ANOTHER” by Jeff Crouere, ©2019 (Jan. 19, 2019) — In his address to the nation, President Trump once again offered an olive branch to the Democrats. In exchange for $5.7 billion in funding for a border wall, he gave his support for a three-year extension of protection for the 700,000 immigrants who […]

The Post & Email Asks Sen. Murphy’s Office about Federal Employees’ Alleged Claims of Financial Hardship

The Post & Email Asks Sen. Murphy’s Office about Federal Employees’ Alleged Claims of Financial Hardship

DESPITE NO MISSED PAYCHECK by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 13, 2019) — On Thursday evening, WTNH in New Haven, CT depicted during its 10:00 PM news hour Connecticut’s junior U.S. senator, Chris Murphy, reading portions of two letters he allegedly received from constituents who are federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown, then in its […]

Tranquility Base: The Dodo has Landed

Tranquility Base: The Dodo has Landed

“DULL-WITTED” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2019 (Jan. 11, 2019) — Ah, the richness…, the irony…, the hypocrisy.  All on simultaneous and spectacular display.  To paraphrase Neil Armstrong when he and Buzz Aldrin first landed on the moon in 1969, informing NASA in Houston: “Tranquility Base, the Eagle has landed,” it may be said of CNN cub […]

Trump Cancels Trip to World Economic Forum

Trump Cancels Trip to World Economic Forum

CLAIMS DEMOCRATS “INTRANSIGENT” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 10, 2019) — In the midst of a trip to McAllen, TX Thursday afternoon, President Donald Trump tweeted that he has decided not to attend a meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) next week in Davos, Switzerland. On Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal reported that the administration […]

Trump to Address the Public Tuesday Night

Trump to Address the Public Tuesday Night

9:00 P.M. EST by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 7, 2019) — At approximately 1:40 PM EST, President Trump tweeted that he will be addressing the American people on Tuesday at 9:00 PM about the “Humanitarian and National Security crisis on our Southern Border.” The announcement came after a partial government shutdown entered its 17th day following […]

Trump Promises Border Wall

Trump Promises Border Wall

“THE WALL IS COMING” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 5, 2019) — At approximately 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, President Donald Trump tweeted a graphic of himself with the words, “The Wall is Coming” in all capital letters, with emphasis on the word “Wall.” Earlier in the day, Trump tweeted that a Saturday meeting between administration officials […]

Dems are Afraid the Wall Will Work (RR)

Dems are Afraid the Wall Will Work (RR)

“THE FUTURE OF AMERICA” by OPOVV, ©2019 (Jan. 5, 2019) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the place where you’ll hear nothing but the truth. Hello, my name is Roving, as in Roving Reporter (RR), and I will be your host for this episode of ‘Pulse of the Nation.’ As most of […]