Trump referred to the TRAIL in a tweet on Warren. Once again, he’s a bigot – and Trump, Jr. is proud of it.
It turns out that Trump, Jr.’s calls to a blocked number were to family friends and not to Trump. That still leaves lots of questions:
- Did Trump know about the meeting? He says he didn’t but he lies all the time. If he got the calls, this would have proven he knew but it still doesn’t put him in the clear.
- Why did they lie about the meeting? Trump prepared a false statement saying it was about adoptions.
- If the calls were to business associates, why didn’t Trump, Jr. just provide that information?
Billionaire Trump cabinet member Ross doesn’t have any idea what the unpaid federal workers are going through. Neither does Trump’s daughter-in-law or Kudlow. Many people live paycheck to paycheck.
Paul Krugman points out that the US has started a trade war over fewer employees than the number affected by the shutdown.
Open this tweet to get the thread of reactions from federal employees: