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 […]

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 […]

White House Press Conference Focuses on “Border Security”

White House Press Conference Focuses on “Border Security”

“INCLUDING FUNDING FOR A WALL” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 28, 2019) — At the first presser in 41 days, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders responded to reporters’ questions Monday afternoon about a possible second partial government shutdown by stating that congressional Democrats should negotiate with Republicans to “fix our broken immigration system” and strengthen […]

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 […]

Pelosi to Give Press Conference Thursday, 10:45 a.m. EST

Pelosi to Give Press Conference Thursday, 10:45 a.m. EST

ON FACEBOOK LIVE by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 24, 2019) — On Thursday morning Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced on Facebook and Twitter that she will be holding a “Weekly Press Conference” at 10:45 EST today. “As the Trump Shutdown hits Day 34, the consequences of this senseless shutdown continue to build. President Trump […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trump’s Compromise: Will it Become Law?

Trump’s Compromise:  Will it Become Law?

IF NOT, WHAT IS NEXT? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 20, 2019) — Late Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump addressed the American people from the White House in a speech lasting approximately 14 minutes in an effort to break the impasse between his administration and Congress which resulted in a now-30-day shutdown of parts of the […]

Trump Announcement Postponed One Hour

Trump Announcement Postponed One Hour

NEW TIME:  4:00 P.M. EST by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 19, 2019) — At approximately 2:08 PM EST on Saturday, President Donald Trump tweeted that he will be addressing the nation “live” at 4:00 PM, a one-hour delay from his announcement made on Friday. On Friday evening, Trump tweeted that he would be speaking about the […]

Judicial Watch: Pelosi Sought Military Transportation Overseas so Spouses Could Fly “Free”

Judicial Watch:  Pelosi Sought Military Transportation Overseas so Spouses Could Fly “Free”

“MEMBERS OF SPEAKER PELOSI’S FAMILY…” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 17, 2019) — On Thursday at approximately 9:30 p.m. EST, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton tweeted that Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wished to take a military aircraft to travel to Afghanistan that night and on previous occasions because “Congressional spouses could fly for free […]

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 […]

Trump Signs Anti-Trafficking Bill, Again Speaks on Border Security

Trump Signs Anti-Trafficking Bill, Again Speaks on Border Security

“I WILL VERY GLADLY SIGN THIS LEGISLATION” by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 9, 2019) — Human-trafficking legislation passed in the midst of a partial government shutdown over a bitter feud between congressional Democrats and the White House was signed into law Wednesday, before which President Donald Trump provided background while surrounded by congressional members of both […]