Politico reporter Melanie Zanona reported Thursday that Republican Representative Don Young of Alaska physically shoved her and told her to get out of his way, "Damnit" as she was interviewing a differing lawmaker outside the House chamber.
The president’s lack of concern, knowledge and interest in helping Puerto-Rican Americans is telling in more ways than one.
What does a lawmaker do when a journalist asks a question they don’t like? In American, it used to be the question would be ignored or reframed, and the journalist would persist in getting an answer to the original question. It’s a dance that can, at times be frustrating for both partners, but a dance that is crucial to the America we know and most of us love. Never would asking a question result in a journalist’s arrest – no matter how many times the journalist would ask it and no matter how many times the lawmaker would dodge it.
Trump spends no small amount of time casting aspersion on the judiciary, the press, and the intelligence community; because they do their jobs.
Fascism was what Trump was selling throughout the presidential campaign and is implementing now according his plan to "make America great."
The combination of Trump's bans on Muslism and Media outlets are just beginning. Trump's actions and policies proposes present a direct attack several core constitutional principles envisioned by the Founding Fathers.