Jamie Dupree’s Washington Insider

Trump says GOP election loss will mean big stock market losses

7:05 pm Oct. 31, 2018

Just before leaving for the first of his final eleven campaign rallies in the last dash to Election Day, President Donald Trump said if Republicans lose in the mid-term elections next week, then that will definitely have a very negative impact on the stock markets and for average American investors on Wall Street.

“If the mid-terms for some reason don’t do so well for Republicans, I think you all are going

Trump vows court fight over birthright citizenship, but plans for executive order unclear

11:06 am Oct. 31, 2018

President Donald Trump on Wednesday again called for an end to birthright citizenship for those born in the U.S. to the parents of illegal immigrants, declaring on Twitter that the issue would ultimately be decided by the courts, but it wasn’t clear if the President would actually issue any order on the subject in the days leading up to the 2018 mid-term elections, as Mr. Trump sparred with Republicans who

Special Counsel asks FBI to investigate scheme against Mueller

3:02 pm Oct. 30, 2018

The Office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller said Tuesday that it had referred to the FBI allegations that conservative activists had tried to pay money to women to get them to falsely claim that they had been sexually assaulted by Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 elections, and any ties to the Trump Campaign.

“When we learned last week of allegations that women were offered money to make

With caravan 1,000 miles away, Pentagon moving troops to southern border

9:36 pm Oct. 29, 2018

Following public warnings by President Donald Trump that a group of migrants from Central America should not try to get into the United States, the Pentagon announced Monday that it was deploying up to 5,000 active-duty troops along the Mexican border in coming weeks, in part to deter a caravan of illegal immigrants from Central America which is nearly 1,000 miles away in southern Mexico, as Democrats said the move

CNN gets featured in new Trump ad – minus the CNN logo

4:38 pm Oct. 29, 2018

The latest television advertisement released by President Donald Trump’s campaign just before the 2018 mid-term elections touts economic growth and security under the Trump Administration, in part by using footage from a news outlet which is routinely denounced at the President’s rallies – though the campaign ad blurred out the letters “CNN” from the video.

The theme of the new ad is very simple – “Things are getting better – we