Author: Staff Report

Slump pumps ‘Dump Trump’




Nordstrom dropped the Ivanka Trump brand, reporting that sales were down 66 percent comparing the period from November and December 2015 to November and December 2016. A day later, luxury retailer Neiman Marcus removed Ivanka Trump’s high-end jewelry line from…

Ethics official urges White House probe




U.S. Office of Government Ethics director Walter Shaub Jr.asked the White House to investigate and potentially discipline Kellyanne Conway for illegally endorsing Ivanka Trump’s line of merchandise during a televised interview from the briefing room. Last week Conway urged people…

Republicans will let mentally ill buy firearms




Congressional Republicans voted to overturn an Obama regulation intended to prevent people with severe mental illnesses from obtaining firearms. The Senate voted 57-43 Wednesday for legislation previously approved by the House, to reverse a regulation that identified people with serious mental…