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Trump's view at odds with events of the week - Napa Valley Register;

Trump's view at odds with events of the week - Napa Valley Register

Napa Valley RegisterTrump's view at odds with events of the weekNapa Valley RegisterPresident Donald Trump pauses while speaking during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington. prev. next. WASHINGTON — In the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump's new administration whirred like a ...and more »

Retreat From Electoral Vote Boast Shows Trump Can Be Forced to Acknowledge Reality - Reason (blog);

Retreat From Electoral Vote Boast Shows Trump Can Be Forced to Acknowledge Reality - Reason (blog)

Reason (blog)Retreat From Electoral Vote Boast Shows Trump Can Be Forced to Acknowledge RealityReason (blog)C-SPANDonald Trump's rambling, whiny, narcissistic press conference last week was disturbing in several ways, but there was at least one encouraging sign: The president showed he is capable of taking correction—something that was very much in doubt ...and more »

FACT CHECK: Trump's view at odds with events of the week - Naples Herald;

FACT CHECK: Trump's view at odds with events of the week - Naples Herald

Naples HeraldFACT CHECK: Trump's view at odds with events of the weekNaples HeraldIn this Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 photo, President Donald Trump pauses while speaking during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). AP Logo BY JIM DRINKARD and CALVIN WOODWARD.and more »

Jonah Goldberg: 'Passionate intensity' has political consequences - The Union Leader;

Jonah Goldberg: 'Passionate intensity' has political consequences - The Union Leader

The Union LeaderJonah Goldberg: 'Passionate intensity' has political consequencesThe Union LeaderGiven that things are not quite as dire as some claim, it may be a bit premature to be dropping Yeats quotes in columns about the Trump administration. Donald Trump is not the “rough beast slouching toward Bethlehem” — or Washington. Just because ...and more »

Opinion: Trump escalated war with intelligence community - Daily Comet;

Opinion: Trump escalated war with intelligence community - Daily Comet

Daily CometOpinion: Trump escalated war with intelligence communityDaily CometSLUG: PH-PERSONALITY DATE: 11-18-2009 NEG#: 210800 PHOTOG: Jonathan Ernst/FTWP LOCATION Studio CAPTION: Washington Post employee Greg Sargent. Freelance Photo imported to Merlin on Wed Nov 18 19:33:01 2009 ...and more »

Fact Checking Trump's Spin On the Last Week - Fortune;

Fact Checking Trump's Spin On the Last Week - Fortune

FortuneFact Checking Trump's Spin On the Last WeekFortuneIn the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump's new administration whirred like a "fine-tuned machine," piling on big-league accomplishments at a pace never before seen. Immigration agents newly empowered by Trump's call to secure ...and more »

Eugene Robinson: Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' is going haywire - Vallejo Times Herald

Eugene Robinson: Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' is going haywireVallejo Times HeraldWASHINGTON — President Trump is flailing like a man who fears he's about to go under, and he hasn't even been in office a full month. His instinct is to flee to the warmth and comfort of his political base — but he will learn that while presidents ...and more »

Column: Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' is going haywire - The Oakland Press;

Column: Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' is going haywire - The Oakland Press

The Oakland PressColumn: Trump's 'fine-tuned machine' is going haywireThe Oakland PressPresident Donald Trump speaks after touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). By EUGENE ROBINSON. Posted: 02/22/17, 10:01 AM EST | Updated: 17 hrs ago.and more »

Sacked US attorney general Sally Yates declares Trump is the “mess” – NOT the White House he inherited - Global News Network;

Sacked US attorney general Sally Yates declares Trump is the “mess” – NOT the White House he inherited - Global News Network

Global News NetworkSacked US attorney general Sally Yates declares Trump is the “mess” – NOT the White House he inheritedGlobal News NetworkThe ex-acting US attorney general has lashed out at President Donald Trump's claims that he “inherited a mess” both “at home and abroad”. Sally Yates was fired by Trump last month after she took the incredibly rare step of defying the White House by ...and more »

What Is “The Southern White House”? Donald Trump Escapes To His Members-Only Resort, Again - Bustle;

What Is “The Southern White House”? Donald Trump Escapes To His Members-Only Resort, Again - Bustle

BustleWhat Is “The Southern White House”? Donald Trump Escapes To His Members-Only Resort, AgainBustleAfter a busy week of lengthy press conferences and meetings with foreign leaders, the president notified America he'd be working remotely for the weekend, so to speak. In a tweet published Saturday, President Trump said he planned to work from "the ...and more »

Donald Trump claims 'White House is running very well' - International Business Times UK;

Donald Trump claims 'White House is running very well' - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKDonald Trump claims 'White House is running very well'International Business Times UKThe president took to Twitter to reassure the public following a number of information leaks. Harriet Sinclair CMS. By Harriet Sinclair. February 18, 2017 20:05 GMT. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress ...and more »

Today in Trump tweets, Feb. 18, 2017: The Southern White House and fixing a 'MESS' - McClatchy Washington Bureau;

Today in Trump tweets, Feb. 18, 2017: The Southern White House and fixing a 'MESS' - McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauToday in Trump tweets, Feb. 18, 2017: The Southern White House and fixing a 'MESS'McClatchy Washington BureauPresident Donald Trump salutes as he arrives a Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Trump is spending a third weekend in a row at his Mar-a-Lago estate. Susan Walsh AP. By Greg Hadley. [email protected] more »

President Trump's pretty proud of his presser ratings, and has an update on the 'MESS he inherited' - BizPac Review;

President Trump's pretty proud of his presser ratings, and has an update on the 'MESS he inherited' - BizPac Review

BizPac ReviewPresident Trump's pretty proud of his presser ratings, and has an update on the 'MESS he inherited'BizPac ReviewPresident Donald Trump is finding it a full-time job staying out in front of a media determined to bring his presidency down. …despite the YUGE ratings he brings them. Pointing to his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, a man revered by many ...and more »

Trump lashes out at the media, says the 'the White House is running very well' - Business Insider;

Trump lashes out at the media, says the 'the White House is running very well' - Business Insider

Business InsiderTrump lashes out at the media, says the 'the White House is running very well'Business InsiderDonald Trump President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.AP Photo/Evan Vucci. President Donald Trump lashed out at the "main stream media" and said that the ...and more »

Trump seeks to calm reports of chaos inside administration - USA TODAY;

Trump seeks to calm reports of chaos inside administration - USA TODAY

USA TODAYTrump seeks to calm reports of chaos inside administrationUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — Donald Trump kicked off his third straight weekend at his private golf club in Florida — which he called “The Southern White House” — seeking Saturday to calm reports of turmoil within his administration. Don't believe the main stream ...and more »

Trump dubs Mar-a-Lago the 'Southern White House' - Washington Examiner;

Trump dubs Mar-a-Lago the 'Southern White House' - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerTrump dubs Mar-a-Lago the 'Southern White House'Washington ExaminerPresident Trump is gearing up for a busy weekend of meetings at Mar-a-Lago, his resort in Florida that he dubbed the "Southern White House" in a tweet Saturday morning. Trump is at the resort for the third weekend in a row since taking office. "Will be ...and more »

"Sad Little Man": Twitter Responds To Trump's Claim That "White House Is Running VERY WELL" - The New Civil Rights Movement

"Sad Little Man": Twitter Responds To Trump's Claim That "White House Is Running VERY WELL"The New Civil Rights MovementDon't believe the main stream (fake news) media.The White House is running VERY WELL. I inherited a MESS and am in the process of fixing it. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 18, 2017. One day after calling the media "the enemy of the ...and more »

Trump doubles down on 'I inherited a mess' claim - Politico;

Trump doubles down on 'I inherited a mess' claim - Politico

PoliticoTrump doubles down on 'I inherited a mess' claimPoliticoPresident Donald Trump on Saturday doubled down on his claim that he "inherited a mess," urging his Twitter followers again to not "believe the main stream" media. "Don't believe the main stream (fake news) media.The White House is running VERY WELL.and more »

Trump insists White House is running 'very well' - New York Post;

Trump insists White House is running 'very well' - New York Post

New York PostTrump insists White House is running 'very well'New York PostEverything's just fine in the White House, President Trump insisted Saturday in a morning tweet. “Don't believe the main stream (fake news) media.The White House is running VERY WELL,” Trump tweeted at 8:31 a.m.. “I inherited a MESS and am in the ...and more »

Trump Denies Chaos in White House, Says Fixing 'Mess' Inherited From Obama - Sputnik International;

Trump Denies Chaos in White House, Says Fixing 'Mess' Inherited From Obama - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalTrump Denies Chaos in White House, Says Fixing 'Mess' Inherited From ObamaSputnik InternationalUS President Donald Trump denied on Saturday media reports that claimed the White House was in chaos, arguing his administration was running smoothly. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — This week's US media reports suggested that Trump's administration had ...and more »