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 ...

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

His 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 ...

Colorado bill to work around Electoral College fails - Aurora Sentinel

DENVER | 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 ...

Donald Trump Will Leave You Numb - New York Times

Almost 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 ...

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

At 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: - St. Augustine Record

Editor: 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 ...

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

At 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 ...

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

We'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 ...

Letter: Two-party system - Northwest Herald

For 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 ...

Why should we trust you? Donald ducks - Calcutta Telegraph

Trump 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 ...

Letter to the Editor: Permanence of Electoral College - Mount 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 ...

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

Trump, 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 ...

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

This 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.

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

Donald 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 ...

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

It 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 ...

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

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

Donald 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 ...

Letters for Feb. 17, 2017 - Sharonherald

OK, 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 ...

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

President 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 ...