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Billionaire Democratic activist Tom Steyer endorses Kevin de León in his insurgent bid against Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Billionaire Democratic activist Tom Steyer is endorsing Kevin de León in his insurgent challenge of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and did not rule out funding an outside effort to boost the state senator’s chances.

Source: Billionaire Democratic activist Tom Steyer endorses Kevin de León in his insurgent bid against Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Analysis | Trump’s real Syria policy is hypocrisy

What we need to remember about Donald Trump is that he has no policy. He has whims, and whimsical people float from one thing to another. Think of him as a policy butterfly, dancing on the tops of daisies. What consumes him today will be forgotten tomorrow. The children in Syria are important today, and forgotten tomorrow. A new daisy will soon captivate him.

From WaPo

Trump has been on both sides of the ‘red lines’ debate, as well as others concerning Syria.

Source: Analysis | Trump’s real Syria policy is hypocrisy

White House Correspondents Dinner Host Taunts Sarah Sanders Over Trump Snub

When Barack Obama humiliated Donald Trump at a White House Correspondents Dinner, he had no idea that Trump’s reaction would be seek vengeance at all costs. Donald Trump has an ego that is egg-shell thin, so fragile that any slight is perceived by him as a full frontal assault. The macho bluster of the man conceals a very frightened person whose only reaction is to lash out. That is what this Presidency is all about. One joke at a dinner, a joke that has set the direction of the entire country. Donald Trump does not go to the annual correspondents dinner because he is afraid it will happen again.

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Source: White House Correspondents Dinner Host Taunts Sarah Sanders Over Trump Snub

Chief of Staff John Kelly urges Trump to remove besieged EPA Chief Pruitt: WSJ

Has a pissing match between Scott Pruitt and John Kelly started? And who will win? Seems Donald Trump has Pruitt’s back, but many have been stabbed that way. And Kelly? He walks a narrow line with the boss. He can be in or out, depending on the White House weather.

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But Trump is happy with Pruitt’s job leading the EPA, and reportedly doesn’t want him to step down.

Source: Chief of Staff John Kelly urges Trump to remove besieged EPA Chief Pruitt: WSJ