Because a wide circle of administration officials have known for months that Trump was pushing the Ukraine president for a quid pro quo.
"Independence Day meant nothing more to Trump than an opportunity to choreograph a made-for -television reelection event and give himself an extremely expensive ego massage," Eugene Robinson wrote.
Analyzing Mayor Pete's assessment of Trump's draft-dodging ways, the Deadline White House crew was extremely impressed.
As the backlash grows, national Republican are getting nervous about eroding support with women.
It will make it that much more difficult for them to make inroads with suburban Republican women.
"Acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan presented an updated military plan that included sending up to 120,000 troops to the region," Willie Geist said.
As the Deadline White House panel tried to make sense of the breaking news that AG Barr was having a press conference on Thursday morning, she threw out the real possibility that Barr would swim deeper into the conspiracy theory pool.
News broke during Deadline White House that the morning AG Bill Barr is to release the redacted version of the Mueller report, Barr will hold a press conference with Rod Rosenstein at his side to answer question.
David Jolly and Eugene Robinson react to report that Trump wanted ICE to dump migrants and asylum seekers in sanctuary cities to punish Trump's political enemies.
"I'm concerned. I'm concerned of a growing void of leadership within the Department of Homeland Security," said Sen. Ron Johnson. When even the dumbest man in the Senate is worried, we should all be.
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