Deregulation

The Trump Effect

September 29, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Even without delivering on his biggest campaign promises, President Donald Trump has begun to reshape American life in ways big and small,” Reuters reports. “Trump has rolled back or delayed Obama-era rules and regulations that […]

Unhinged

The Bomb-Thrower In-Chief

September 25, 2017 theFAULT 0

The New York Times: “Over the course of just 17 hours this weekend, President Trump assailed John McCain, Chuck Schumer, Stephen Curry, the National Football League, Roger Goodell, Iran and Kim Jong-un — the ‘Little […]

World

Yet Another New Low

September 20, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Donald Trump has threatened to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea, in a bellicose first address to the United Nations general assembly in which he lashed out at a litany of US adversaries and called on ‘righteous’ […]

climate

Trump Picks Climate Denier to Head NASA

September 8, 2017 theFAULT 0

Newsweek: “Climate change denying Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Oklahoma has been tapped by President Donald Trump to head NASA—now a bipartisan group of Senators say he is in for a rocky confirmation hearing.” “’The […]

Incompetence

Dems Roll Trump On Debt Ceiling, Harvey Relief

September 6, 2017 theFAULT 0

“It is the scenario that President Trump’s most conservative followers considered their worst nightmare, and on Wednesday it seemed to come true: The dealmaking political novice, whose ideology and loyalty were always fungible, cut a […]

Incompetence

Trump’s Confusion on DACA Concerns Insiders

September 5, 2017 theFAULT 0

The New York Times: “President Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to the Obama-era program that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation, calling it an ‘amnesty-first approach’ and urging Congress to pass a replacement before […]