White House attorney talked for months to Mueller probe, New York Times reports

White House attorney Don McGahn has been cooperating for several months with Robert Mueller’s investigation, according to a bombshell New York Times story that said he worried about becoming a scapegoat in the sweeping probe into possible collusion between Russia and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign….

The Dark Past of Child Incarceration

–Classic Interview: Nell Bernstein, author of “Burning Down the House” and “All Alone in the World,” joins David to discuss juvenile incarceration and its impact on society -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman…

White House to celebrate ICE ‘heroes’ as nearly 600 immigrant families remain separated

The White House is set to host an event on August 20, honoring agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection agencies, an official confirmed to Politico this week. The event, “Salute to the Heroes of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement…

Idiocracy: Republican senator says Brennan is a ‘butthead’ so he supports Trump punishing him

When the White House announced late last month that President Trump was considering stripping security clearances from administration officials, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) downplayed it as mere “trolling.” “I think he’s just trolling people,” Ryan said with a shrug during a July 24 news…

Sarah Sanders was asked how many Black people work in the White House. She couldn’t name one.

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders declined to answer questions about the number of black staffers working in the White House on Wednesday, saying only that the administration “value[d] diversity.” The comments follow a heated back and forth between President Trump and former public liaison…

Hey Trump, revoking someone’s security clearance because they criticize you is unconstitutional

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced on Wednesday that President Donald Trump has revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, a persistent critic of the president. Trump’s action almost certainly violates the Constitution. Brennan, who led the CIA during President Obama’s second…

Huckabee Sanders Won’t Deny Tapes of Trump Using N-Word

–White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders won’t deny that there are recordings of President Donald Trump using the N-word, yet another sign that such tapes exist https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/14/politics/trump-nword-omarosa/index.html https://www.kjrh.com/news/national/sarah-sanders-declines-to-guarantee-that-there-are-no-tapes-of-trump-using-racial-slurs -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on…

Thanks to their NDAs, Trump officials have no credibility. These clips prove it.

On the heels of former Trump campaign and White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman saying she’s heard tape of President Trump using the N-word, Trump’s allies have taken to the cable news networks to defend his reputation. But there’s one big problem — because they’ve signed…

White House responds to Sanders’ fake news with more misleading jobs numbers

During Tuesday’s White House press briefing, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, in rather forceful fashion, used very false numbers to argue that President Donald Trump, in his brief tenure, had already created more jobs for African Americans than President Barack Obama had. Specifically, she said President…

Ilhan Omar wins primary to replace Keith Ellison in Minnesota’s fifth district

Ilhan Omar has won the Democratic primary in Minnesota’s House race to replace Rep. Keith Ellison. Omar, a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, was the first Somali-American legislator in the United States. The district has been safely Democratic for decades, making a victory…