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Libby Schaaf, Oakland mayor, calls Donald Trump’s bluff on sanctuary cities threat

The mayor of Oakland told President Trump that, contrary to his claims about sanctuary cities, her city would welcome any illegal immigrants without exception. Mr. Trump noted in a tweet that Mayor Libby Schaaf had denounced as an “abuse [...]

‘She’s not one to bluff’: How Pelosi won the shutdown battle

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi worked behind the scenes to keep her caucus in line — even as some of her own members grew skittish about the shutdown’s impacts on constituents. | M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico Share on Facebook Share on [...]
House Oversight Committee member calls Trump’s bluff on the Comey “tapes”
President Donald Trump’s now infamous Friday morning tweet — which, in case you forgot, entailed him warning former FBI Director James Comey that he “better hope that there are no ‘tapes’ of our conversations before he starts leaking [...]

Expect weekly missile tests from North Korea, as Kim Jong Un calls Donald Trump’s bluff

After a failed missile launch last week, North Korea plans to move forward with more tests, despite growing hostility between Pyongyang and the new Trump administration. North Korea’s vice foreign minister Han Song Ryol told BBC that missiles [...]