According to Axios during a hurricane briefing at the White House in the first year or so of his presidency President Trump suggested to one adviser: “I got it. I got it. Why don’t we nuke them?” … [Read more...] about Donald Trump considers declaring nuclear war – on hurricanes
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Following the president’s traditional visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, Trump gave a speech at Fort McHenry in Baltimore. Though the president mentioned how American military personnel are “on the front lines of our war against this terrible virus,” Baltimore mayor Bernard C. Young argued that the visit couldn’t have come at a worse time. Young told the Associated Press that the pandemic-stricken city couldn’t afford the added cost of hosting Trump, and worried that the president “deciding to pursue nonessential travel sends the wrong message to our residents.” … [Read more...] about How Trump Spent His Holiday Weekend: Golf, a Murder Accusation, and Scant Mention of the Pandemic
Hawks in the administration, however, want a renunciation. At a high-level White House meeting last week, the suggestion was raised that the US carry out its first underground nuclear test since 1992, according to former officials. The proposal was resisted by the state and energy departments. A senior administration official told the Washington Post however the proposal is “very much an ongoing conversation.” … [Read more...] about Fumbling the nuclear football: is Trump blundering to arms control chaos?
Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel (D) said President TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden slams Trump in new ad: 'The death toll is still rising.' 'The president is playing golf' Brazil surpasses Russia with second-highest coronavirus case count in the world Trump slams Sessions: 'You had no courage & ruined many lives' MORE's decision not to wear a mask at a Ford plant in her state Thursday shows he is a “petulant child who refuses to follow the rules.” … [Read more...] about Michigan AG: Trump ‘is a petulant child who refuses to follow the rules’
When asked by the hosts of the McKellar Podcast, a golfing show, if would ever play with Trump again the Northern Irish golfer said: "No, I wouldn't." … [Read more...] about Trump plays golf for second day in a row as coronavirus lockdown rules ease