Trump accusers say it was ‘heartbreaking’ to see him elected despite sexual misconduct allegations

As the country grapples with a national reckoning over sexual misconduct allegations against powerful men from Hollywood to Capitol Hill, three women who accused the most high-profile man in the country again questioned Monday why their claims did nothing to stop him from winning the presidency. It was “heartbreaking” for women to go public with their […]

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Committeewoman Resigns Over RNC’s Support For Roy Moore

"I wish I could have continued my service to the national Republican Party that I used to know well."

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Nebraska RNC official resigns to protest support of Moore

Nebraska Republican National Committeewoman Joyce Simmons resigned Monday in protest of the committee’s financial support for Roy Moore.

“I strongly disagree with the recent RNC financial support directed to the Alabama Republican Party for use in the Roy Moore race. There is much I could say about this situation, but I will defer to this weekend’s comments by Senator Shelby,” she wrote in an email to fellow party officials. “I will miss so many of you that I knew well; and wish I could have continued my service to the national Republican Party that I used to know well.”

On Sunday, Alabama’s senior senator, Richard Shelby told CNN that his state deserves better than Moore and that he wrote in a candidate when he cast his ballot.

Simmons declined to comment when reached by telephone on Monday morning. An RNC spokesperson did not immediately respond to a request for Continue reading “Nebraska RNC official resigns to protest support of Moore”

Trump disputes New York Times report he watches hours of TV each day

President Donald Trump on Monday disputed a New York Times report that he watches hours of cable news programming as part of his daily routine, and he bashed CNN and MSNBC for good measure.

"Another false story, this time in the Failing @nytimes, that I watch 4-8 hours of television a day — Wrong! Also, I seldom, if ever, watch CNN or MSNBC, both of which I consider Fake News," Trump tweeted.

The Times on Saturday reported that the president consumes "long spells of cable news," including the big three cable news networks — CNN, MSNBC and Fox News — to get caught up on news, to hone his message and to rev himself up for a day of political jousting.

Trump, the Times reported, often "flips to CNN for news, moves to ‘Fox & Friends’ for comfort and messaging ideas, and sometimes watches MSNBC’s ‘Morning Joe’ because, friends suspect, Continue reading “Trump disputes New York Times report he watches hours of TV each day”