Did Trump’s “Travel Ban” Come From Obama, and Would it Have Worked?

It has been a month since Trump signed an executive order that prevented visitors from 7 countries from entering the US until “our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on.”  The order was largely criticized as being chaotic and confusing because no officials were made aware the order was coming and it also targeted … Continue reading Did Trump’s “Travel Ban” Come From Obama, and Would it Have Worked?

Who Golfs More: Trump or Obama?

Donald Trump was a famous detractor of Obama’s golf trip frequency while he was the President of the United States.  Trump went to twitter complaining about the President golfing constantly during Obama’s two terms.  Trump is on record tweeting disparaging remarks about Obama playing golf (Trump Twitter Archive), along with talking about his golf habits during … Continue reading Who Golfs More: Trump or Obama?

Trump vs Obama: Executive Orders

Donald Trump has been a long-time critic of President Obama’s executive orders having given interviews and speeches on the subject.  He even at one point tweeted, “Why is @BarackObama constantly issuing executive orders” (Trump Twitter). Let’s take some time to look into how many executive orders Trump has since signed as President compared to Obama, and … Continue reading Trump vs Obama: Executive Orders

Donald Trump: Deal Maker, Part 2: Ford

Donald Trump went onto twitter to declare a deal he made with the Chairman of Ford a success.  “I worked hard with Bill Ford to keep the Lincoln plant in Kentucky” Trump said.  The President then complimented the state of Kentucky for believing in him stating, “I owed (sic) it to the great State of Kentucky … Continue reading Donald Trump: Deal Maker, Part 2: Ford

Donald Trump: Deal Maker, Part 1: Carrier

One thing is for certain: Donald Trump claims to make "a lot of deals,” the "best deals," and “great deals.”   Just how great of deals does he make?  Let’s look into the Carrier deal as an example. Trump’s Carrier Deal Promise While still President-elect, Donald Trump and Mike Pence worked to prevent the Indiana company, … Continue reading Donald Trump: Deal Maker, Part 1: Carrier

Why Was Kellyanne Conway Picked by Donald Trump?

Kellyanne Conway became a household name seemingly overnight, when she began working as Donald Trump’s campaign manager.  The question is “why?” Why would a seemingly small-time pollster be picked by Donald Trump to help him run for the Presidency of the United States?  Let’s start from the beginning. Early Career In 1995 she began her … Continue reading Why Was Kellyanne Conway Picked by Donald Trump?

Where Is President Trump Getting His Information From?

It has been widely accepted by now that Donald Trump simply does not mind citing false information, or as Kellyanne Conway put it, “offering alternative facts.”  Shepard Smith of Fox News put it best when he said: “It’s crazy what we’re watching every day. It’s absolutely crazy,” Smith said, “he keeps repeating ridiculous, throwaway lines … Continue reading Where Is President Trump Getting His Information From?

US President Vacation and Protection Spending – Obama vs Trump

Spending time vacationing always seems to be a hot button issue when it comes to Republicans or Democrats attacking any president who "doesn't work" or "spends so much money," perceptively spending lavishly and playing golf while the country has huge unemployment numbers and the country is in need of work. I noticed that President Trump announced … Continue reading US President Vacation and Protection Spending – Obama vs Trump