— JENN² 🏳️🌈 (@TheKeyThief) January 29, 2017
Hours later, Trump fired her.
The acting Attorney General, Sally Yates, has betrayed the Department of Justice by refusing to enforce a legal order designed to protect the citizens of the United States. This order was approved as to form and legality by the Department of Justice Office of Legal Counsel.
And shortly after that: Trump Replaces Acting Director of Immigration Enforcement
Sean Spicer, in response: “I think they should either get with the program or they can go.”
Sean Spicer defends detention of 5-year-old: It’s ‘misguided’ to think kids don’t ‘pose a threat’
Trump signs executive order requiring that for every one new regulation, two must be revoked. The federal government can’t be KonMari’d! We have those for reasons!
To no one’s great surprise, President Trump prepares to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement
Steve Bannon and Stephen Miller
The Troublemaker Behind Donald Trump’s Words (a profile of Stephen Miller)
I swear, Steve Bannon gets his lines from Marvel villains. On Jeff Sessions:
“Throughout the campaign, Sessions has been the fiercest, most dedicated, and most loyal promoter in Congress of Trump’s agenda, and has played a critical role as the clearinghouse for policy and philosophy to undergird the implementation of that agenda. What we are witnessing now is the birth of a new political order, and the more frantic a handful of media elites become, the more powerful that new political order becomes itself.”
VA Rep. Dave Brat complains that too many women are asking when his next town hall is. ‘The women are in my grill.’ What’s the phrase Trump supports keep throwing at me? Ah, yes: Suck it up, buttercup.