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Trump Claims His Electoral Win Was 'Biggest Since Reagan' - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Trump Claims His Electoral Win Was 'Biggest Since Reagan' - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Trump Claims His Electoral Win Was 'Biggest Since Reagan'Wall Street Journal (subscription)During a Thursday press conference President Trump claimed his win was "the biggest electoral college win since Reagan." Later, a reporter noted that Trump's statement was inaccurate. Photo: Getty ...and more »

Most memorable lines from Trump's news conference - WQAD.com;

Most memorable lines from Trump's news conference - WQAD.com

WQAD.comMost memorable lines from Trump's news conferenceWQAD.comHis back-and-forth with reporters touched on everything from his critique of the media, his Electoral College margin of victory, the workings of his administration, former national security adviser Michael Flynn's resignation and more. Here are the ...and more »

Colorado bill to work around Electoral College fails - Aurora Sentinel

Colorado bill to work around Electoral College failsAurora SentinelDENVER | A GOP-led state Senate committee has rejected a bill that would have Colorado join a movement to work around the Electoral College. The Democrat-sponsored bill called for Colorado's nine electoral votes go to the winner of the national popular ...and more »

Donald Trump Will Leave You Numb - New York Times;

Donald Trump Will Leave You Numb - New York Times

New York TimesDonald Trump Will Leave You NumbNew York TimesAlmost any five minutes of Donald Trump's mesmerizing, terrifying news conference on Thursday would have been enough to do another politician in. Almost every day of his administration so far contains sufficient grandiosity and delusion to be the end ...and more »

Letter: Trump can't be trusted - Quad City Times

Letter: Trump can't be trustedQuad City TimesAt Thursday's press conference, President Donald Trump claimed the media lies to you and "we got 306 because people came out and voted like they've never seen before, so that's the way it goes. I guess it was the biggest Electoral College win since ...and more »

Letter: Trump election is a step back - MetroWest Daily News

Letter: Trump election is a step backMetroWest Daily NewsThe election of Donald Trump to the presidency does not represent the change promoted by his supporters. It is rather a return to the past, when rich white men were in charge, like during the time of the Robber Barons of the early 20th century. The ...and more »

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: - St. Augustine Record

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR:St. Augustine RecordEditor: A letter published recently stated that the purpose of the Electoral College is to “represent all states, and not allow California and New York to dictate our elections” because, evidently, “the popular vote is biased.” I'm not sure how the ...and more »

INFOGRAPHIC: Trump's Claim To Electoral College Greatness Is YUGELY False - Daily Caller

INFOGRAPHIC: Trump's Claim To Electoral College Greatness Is YUGELY FalseDaily CallerAt the beginning of his 77-minute press conference on Thursday, President Donald Trump claimed that he had chalked up the most impressive Electoral College victory in the last 30 years. “I guess it's the biggest Electoral College win since Ronald ...and more »

Fact checking Trump's most recent press conference: Electoral College, Putin and the press - The New Political

Fact checking Trump's most recent press conference: Electoral College, Putin and the pressThe New PoliticalWe're fact checking yesterday's Trump update today because it was half Trump quotes, and that calls for some sort of checking. On Trump's claim that he had the largest electoral victory in history: Here's what Trump said: “270 which you need, that was ...and more »

Letter: Two-party system - Northwest Herald

Letter: Two-party systemNorthwest HeraldFor a long time, it was thought an African American never could be elected President. Surprise, Obama was elected. The other party vowed they would make sure he only would be a one-time president. Surprise, he was elected to a second term. Then, after ...and more »

Why should we trust you? Donald ducks - Calcutta Telegraph;

Why should we trust you? Donald ducks - Calcutta Telegraph

Calcutta TelegraphWhy should we trust you? Donald ducksCalcutta TelegraphTrump gestures as he leaves the podium after the news conference in the White House. (Reuters). Washington, Feb. 17: An extraordinary exchange unfolded in the White House yesterday when President Donald Trump's command of facts was openly ...and more »

Letter to the Editor: Permanence of Electoral College - Mount Vernon Gazette

Letter to the Editor: Permanence of Electoral CollegeMount Vernon Gazette#John B. Allen of Alexandria responded to my letter published in the Jan. 26 Gazette. In my letter, I quoted the oath of office for members of the House of Representatives and criticized Congressmen Beyer and Connolly for boycotting the inauguration ...and more »

Trump stumped by reporter after announcing 'largest' electoral college victory - Hindustan Times;

Trump stumped by reporter after announcing 'largest' electoral college victory - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesTrump stumped by reporter after announcing 'largest' electoral college victoryHindustan TimesTrump, a Republican, told reporters on Thursday at a White House press conference that he had won the largest Electoral College victory since Ronald Reagan.(AP). Donald Trump was stumped by a reporter when he bragged that he won by a record margin ...and more »

Lying to America made Trump feel better about himself, 'close allies' tell media - Daily Kos;

Lying to America made Trump feel better about himself, 'close allies' tell media - Daily Kos

Daily KosLying to America made Trump feel better about himself, 'close allies' tell mediaDaily KosThis is perfect. A New York Times story on Donald Trump's bizarre mess of a press conference Thursday quotes the popular vote loser saying “I turn on the T.V., open the newspapers and I see stories of chaos. Chaos. Yet it is the exact opposite.and more »

Five things Donald Trump got completely wrong at his press conference - The Independent;

Five things Donald Trump got completely wrong at his press conference - The Independent

The IndependentFive things Donald Trump got completely wrong at his press conferenceThe IndependentDonald Trump used his first solo news conference to mount a sustained attack on the media and aggressively defend his administration's actions. During his 80 minutes on the podium, his remarks verged on the extreme, the difficult to dissect and at ...and more »

Donald Trump out for the count as pesky journalists start crunching the numbers - The Australian

Donald Trump out for the count as pesky journalists start crunching the numbersThe AustralianIt can't be denied that the US President's press conferences are a bit different, a bit unusual. Donald Trump at his press conference on Thursday (US time):. I put it before the American people, got 306 electoral college votes. I wasn't supposed to get ...and more »

Fact check: Here's what Trump got wrong at news conference - KHOU.com;

Fact check: Here's what Trump got wrong at news conference - KHOU.com

KHOU.comFact check: Here's what Trump got wrong at news conferenceKHOU.com"I'm here following through on what I pledged to do. That's all I'm doing. I put it out before the American people, got 306 electoral college votes. I wasn't supposed to get 222. They said there's no way to get 222, 230's impossible," Trump said. When ...and more »

Watch Donald Trump get caught lying to your face on TV - BGR;

Watch Donald Trump get caught lying to your face on TV - BGR

BGRWatch Donald Trump get caught lying to your face on TVBGRDonald Trump the citizen, Donald Trump the outlandish candidate, Donald Trump the Republican nominee, and POTUS Donald Trump all have one thing in common. They'll all lie to your face in blatant disregard of the facts. It's especially disturbing to see ...and more »

Letters for Feb. 17, 2017 - Sharonherald

Letters for Feb. 17, 2017SharonheraldOK, Democrats, it is time to grow up and stop your whining. It is time to work with the candidate that won and bring this country together. Trump tells it like it is and says what is on his mind. He is not wishy-washy. Your candidate lost because (1 ...and more »

A reporter called out Trump on his faulty Electoral College math - The Boston Globe

A reporter called out Trump on his faulty Electoral College mathThe Boston GlobePresident Donald Trump was called out for some faulty electoral college math during his news conference Thursday afternoon. Shortly after he began his press conference Thursday, Trump stated that his electoral college win was the biggest since ...and more »