“” Donald Trump‘s budget proposal continues to alarm critics, including Tim Kaine. Yesterday, the senator and former vice presidential candidate toured work being done on the D.C. Metro, saying that Trump’s budget proposal has the power to make riding the transit system even worse of an experience than it is now. He checked out the tracks at King Street Station in Alexandria along with Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld, then rode the train, according to NBC 4. “Starving it of the oxygen, starving it of the funding will hurt this system. Our region doesn’t work without Metro,” Kaine noted. He said he is sure the federal government will uphold its commitment to continue funding Metro at $150 million per year for the next two years (which is as long as the current agreement, which can be extended, is for) and pointed out he’s open to a proposed fare hike and even a Continue reading "WATCH: Tim Kaine Rides D.C. Metro to Make a Point About Trump’s Budget Proposal"
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Top Trump campaign surrogate, and former Apprentice star, Omarosa Manigault abruptly canceled a scheduled appearance on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Monday. Manigault was scheduled to speak about her role on the TLC reality show Say Yes to the Dress. According to the comedian, Manigault bailed at the last minute because the White House said her appearance could overshadow “the news of the day.” Noah said he was skeptical of Manigault’s explanation given that the news of the day was largely unfavorable to the Trump administration. He then proceeded to play a montage of footage from FBI Director James Comey’s testimony to the House Intelligence Committee. During the hearing, Comey confirmed that an FBI investigation of Trump’s Russian connections was ongoing and that the president’s wiretapping claims were spurious. “Wow, I did not see that coming,” Noah said sarcastically. “Is there like a thing for reverse mind Continue reading "Omarosa Bails on Daily Show Appearance at the Last Minute"