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EPA chief Scott Pruitt is one hot mess of corruption (UPDATE)

In the quagmire that is the swamp of the Trump administration and Cabinet, one name stands above — or should that be below? — all the rest: Scott Pruitt. A new scandal about the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency emerges almost daily. If you miss one, don’t worry — there will be a new […]

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The Ronny Jackson saga: a tale of sucking up and flaming out (UPDATE)

So Navy Admiral Ronny Jackson withdrew his name from consideration as the secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs. You could say Dr. Jackson was the Harriet Miers of the Trump administration, except Harriet Miers never prescribed Percocet. Harriet Miers, you may recall, is a Republican lawyer who was once counsel to President George W. […]

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Trump’s crooked Cabinet: Liars, thieves, & scoundrels edition (UPDATE)

Barely a day goes by without a new story about mind-blowing, expensive malfeasance by another member of Donald Trump’s Cabinet. Not that we had hope for any of them at the beginning of Trump’s term. Senate Democrats were correct to vote against most of the Cabinet nominees, even if it didn’t do any good in […]

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Not just Tom Price: More and more Trump officials are flying high (UPDATE)

It’s getting pretty crowded in the swamp of Donald Trump’s Cabinet, especially when it comes to taking private and military jets using taxpayer money. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price was forced to resign after a Politico investigation found that he had spent taxpayer money on military and private chartered jets for travel, while […]

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Donald Trump’s contemptible cabinet (with poll!)

To say that some of Donald Trump’s cabinet picks are unqualified, frightening, and downright dangerous is an understatement. To say that many shouldn’t be let anywhere near a position of power in government is obvious. Some make up his basket o’ billionaires, because Trump said he wants “people that made a fortune” in his cabinet. […]

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