How much could Trump's education secretary damage public schools? Just look at Detroit. - ThinkProgress

President-elect Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos shake hands at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. CREDIT: AP/Carolyn Kaster. President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Betsy DeVos, ...

Trump is lying about jobs program - Workers World

A major source of Trump's appeal was his promise to return “good jobs” back to the United States. During Trump's spring campaigning, a secretly recorded video received widespread attention on the internet. It showed Carrier Air Conditioner bosses ...

Why Mitt Romney should be secretary of state - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Donald Trump gestures after meeting with Mitt Romney on Nov. 19 at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster, New Jersey. (AP). The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board. As The Washington Post columnist David Ignatius and others ...

Trump Leans on Carrier to Keep 2000 US Jobs From Moving to Mexico - New York Times

Demonstrators protested the Carrier Corporation at the Indiana State Capitol in April. The company plans to move two factories to Monterrey, Mexico. Officials with knowledge of the talks said on Friday that President-elect Donald J. Trump and the ...

Carrier workers look to Trump to save jobs - Boston Herald

'THERE USED TO BE PRIDE': Paula Hargrove, left, and her daughter, Nicole, both work at Carrier's plant in Indianapolis, which is slated to close, its 1,400 jobs outsourced to Mexico. Anxious about the future, Paula Hargrove says she's encouraged that ...

Displaced workers vow to hold Trump to his economic promises - MyAJC

WHITTEN SABBATINI Jennifer Shanklin-Hawkins, left, and Nicole Hargrove, line workers at the Carrier factory, which announced it would be moving to Mexico, in Indianapolis, Nov. 10, 2016. Shanklin-Hawkins considered both Donald Trump and Hillary ...

At Mar-a-Lago, a new world of security, gawking tourists and a president-elect - Washington Post

PALM BEACH, Fla. — On a postcard-perfect day here, tourist Kinsey Hoffman saw many things she had never seen before: mansions with 12-foot-high gold-painted eagle statues decorating the driveway; million-dollar mega-yachts lined up 10 abreast, ...

Donald Trump says he's "working hard" to keep Carrier in the US - CBS News

President-elect Donald Trump is promising that he's “MAKING PROGRESS” in keeping the operations of air-conditioning company Carrier in the United States, tweeting out over the Thanksgiving holiday that he was “working hard” on the issue. I am working ...

Green Party's Jill Stein files for vote recount in Wisconsin - CBC.ca

The organization behind the presidential campaign for Green Party candidate Jill Stein, along with one other group, on Friday filed a petition with the Wisconsin Elections Commission for a recount of votes in the Nov. 8 election, the commission said.

Union president would be 'shocked' if Donald Trump convinces Carrier to stay in Indianapolis - Indianapolis Star

The president of the union that represents 1,400 Carrier Corp. workers in Indianapolis is not optimistic that a last-ditch effort by President-elect Donald Trump can save their jobs. Chuck Jones, president of United Steelworkers Local 1999, said Friday ...

Trump taps campaign attorney Donald McGahn for White House counsel - PBS NewsHour

Donald McGahn, lawyer and Trump advisor, exits the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City on June 9. Trump confirmed Friday that he has chosen McGahn to serve as White House counsel. Photo by Brendan McDermid/ Reuters. President-elect Donald ...

Donald Trump reveals 2 more appointments - The Boston Globe

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is connecting with foreign leaders and considering new Cabinet-prospects Friday as he gathers with family for the long Thanksgiving weekend at his Mar-a-Lago estate. Trump made two new staff ...

Donald Trump's Thanksgiving feast features two dishes named after him, costs taxpayers $7 million in security - New York Daily News

Donald Trump's pork chop on a stick could not be found on the menu, trading up for finer fare such as clams and ratatouille. (Win McNamee/Getty Images). BY Brian Lisi Ginger Adams Otis. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Updated: Saturday, November 26, 2016, ...

Trump Makes 'Progress' On Indiana Carrier Plant, Using Twitter Bully Pulpit - Investor's Business Daily

Donald Trump said he's "making progress" at convincing Carrier to keep an Indiana plant open. (AP). ED CARSON; 11/25/2016. Facebook · LinkedIn · Print · Twitter · Share · Reprints. President-elect Donald Trump tweeted on Thanksgiving that he is "making ...

Trump team, Carrier working toward a deal to keep factory in Indianapolis - CNBC

President-elect Donald Trump and his team said they are making progress toward a deal to keep Carrier Corp.'s factory in Indianapolis. On Thanksgiving Day, Trump announced his efforts to keep the plant in the U.S. The negotiations are being led by Vice ...

Carrier Says It's In Talks With Trump After Trump Claim About Negotiations - TPM

Carrier Corp., a company that makes air conditioners, confirmed in a Thursday tweet that the company has had "discussions" with Donald Trump's transition team after the President-elect claimed he is working to keep Carrier from moving a plant abroad.

Donald Trump inauguration: President-elect looks to raise record sums from corporate interests - The Independent

Donald Trump's transition team is aiming to raise a record $65 million to $75 million to help pay for the inaugural celebrations in January but it won't be done without at least compromising the spirit of his pledge to “drain the swamp” of special and ...

Trump transition team still mum on Carson, Ross - Palm Beach Post (blog)

The transition team of President-elect Donald Trump would not confirm reports that two men who live at least part-time in Palm Beach County, Dr. Ben Carson and Wilbur Ross, have been offered cabinet positions. News reports have indicated that Carson, ...

Donald Trump's allies don't want him to pick Mitt Romney to be secretary of state - Salon

Donald Trump's allies don't want him to pick Mitt Romney to be secretary of EnlargePresident-elect Donald Trump gives the thumbs-up as Mitt Romney leaves Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (Credit: AP).

Can Donald Trump actually be a good president? - TheUSBport

Donald Trump's speech about the goals to achieve during the 100 first days of President of the United States of America. Image Source: Keloland. The committee for the 2017 Presidential Transition released a video this Thursday with a Thanksgiving ...