WATCH LIVE: President Trump Holds Rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

President Donald Trump will hold a campaign-style rally this evening at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The rally will begin at 7:30 PM ET and takes place on the president’s 100th day in office. The event also is occurring on the same evening as the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, which Trump announced in February he was skipping. Trump will become the first sitting president not to attend the dinner since Ronald Reagan missed it in 1981. The president announced he was holding the rally last week via Twitter. Harrisburg as the location is notable not just because Trump unexpectedly won Pennsylvania during the election, but also due to remarks he made about the city during his campaign. In August 2016, he stated that the city “looked like a war zone where you (once had) these massive plants.” Watch above, via NBC News.

#Trump100Days: Twitter Has the Analytic Data on Trump’s Presidency So Far

Screen Shot 2017-04-29 at 5.45.40 PM If you’ve been online or have paid any attention at all to politics today, you might be aware that today is the 100th day of Donald Trump‘s presidency. So much has happened to shake up the political balance of the world, and Twitter is offering everyone their help to make sense of things. @TwitterData, the social network’s analytic and data-crunching program, has released a series of tweets outlining the online the impact of the Trump Administration. Twitter examined Trump’s presidency by looking at the conversation it has caused, emerging patterns, and Trump’s connection with various organizations in his tweeting. See for yourself below:

‘Stop Lying’: CNN’s Ana Navarro Provides Some Simple Advice for Trump’s Next 100 Days

As you may know by now, today marks the 100th day of Donald Trump’s presidency. The president will be celebrating the occasion with a campaign-style rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He’s also been on something of a media blitz of late, granting interviews to numerous media outlets in an effort to highlight his achievements since entering the White House. (And, apparently, hand out copies of the electoral map to reporters.) During a panel discussion on Trump’s first hundred days and what advice should be given to the president for his next hundred, CNN political commentator Ana Navarro was blunt and to the point. “I would say stop lying,” she noted. “Stop exaggerating. Stop misleading.” The Republican strategist went on to point out that the Washington Post had tracked 452 false or misleading statements that Trump had made since entering office. (That number has moved up to 469 as of Continue reading "‘Stop Lying’: CNN’s Ana Navarro Provides Some Simple Advice for Trump’s Next 100 Days"

Sam Bee: Not-the-WHCD Event Is More About Celebrating the Press Than Being Anti-Trump

Today is actually a pretty busy day in the political media world, as there is the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington, D.C. and President Donald Trump‘s campaign-style rally in Pennsylvania. (Trump let it be known in February that he would be skipping the dinner this year.) But that’s not all. Earlier this year, comedian Samantha Bee announced that she was going to hold her own event today — the Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Heading into the taping of the show, the Full Frontal host spoke briefly with MSNBC’s Ali Vitali and explained what her goal was regarding this event. “We routinely dismantle Trump on our show,” Bee stated. “We don’t really feel the need to do that too much tonight. I mean, that’s our show right now.” She continued, “But we do need to celebrate the journalists who make our show possible. Continue reading "Sam Bee: Not-the-WHCD Event Is More About Celebrating the Press Than Being Anti-Trump"

Trump Had Copies of 2016 Electoral Map for Reporters Who Interviewed Him

President Trump has not yet moved past the election results last year. And during interviews on his first 100 days with reporters this week, the president took out maps showing those results. Jeff Mason, the head of the White House Correspondents Association and White House correspondent for Reuters, said on CNN yesterday Trump “sort of interrupted himself and handed out this map of the electoral college and said that these were the latest figures of the areas in the country that he had won in 2016.” And yes, he showed it off: trump map Mason appeared on CNN again this morning (video below) alongside The Washington Examiner‘s Salena Zito (also a CNN contributor), who provided some important context to the president bringing out those maps:
“In context, I had gone in there and asked him about that… I was talking to him about counties and so he brought the Continue reading "Trump Had Copies of 2016 Electoral Map for Reporters Who Interviewed Him"

‘This Is No Longer Reality TV’: Democratic Senator Slams Trump Over North Korea Tweet

A day after President Donald Trump stated in a Reuters interview that there was a chance the United States may have a “major, major conflict” with North Korea, the North Korean regime tested a ballistic missile. Shortly after news broke of the missile test, the president took to his favorite form of communication to call out North Korea: Reacting to this tweet, Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) somewhat applauded Trump for recognizing the need to bring China into the equation when it comes to stopping North Korea. At the same time, he criticized the president for utilizing Twitter to conduct diplomacy. “What President Trump is doing here is recognizing that his only constructive path forward on North Korea is to engage Continue reading "‘This Is No Longer Reality TV’: Democratic Senator Slams Trump Over North Korea Tweet"

On 100th Day in Office, Trump Slams ‘Fake Media’ for Refusing to Cover His Achievements

donald-trump On his 100th day in office, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blast the “mainstream (FAKE) media” for not covering his achievements enough: This has been a common refrain from the White House in these first 100 days. Kellyanne Conway has said that she doesn’t mind critical coverage, but she’s looking for “full” coverage that also focuses on the president’s successes. But Trump’s relationship with the press has become one of the biggest stories of these first 100 days. Just last night he was praising Fox Business’ Lou Dobbs for commentary praising his achievements thus far, and he said in an interview last night on Fox News that the press isn’t treating him fairly… except for Fox. In fact, here’s a Continue reading "On 100th Day in Office, Trump Slams ‘Fake Media’ for Refusing to Cover His Achievements"