Just What Is The Status Of The Conservative Manifesto?

Philip Hammond’s budget has blown up spectacularly over a promise to raise taxes on the self-employed. The chancellor’s tax plan is extremely modest—representing less than 0.1% of public spending—yet it has caused uproar. The Sun is offering its readers bumper stickers bearing the message “Stop Hammond’s white van scam”. The …

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Arnold Schwarzenegger: Trump Is ‘In Love With Me’

Arnold Schwarzenegger has a theory about why President Trump continues to fixate on him. “I think he’s in love with me,” Schwarzenegger said Tuesday on SiriusXM’s The Michael Smerconish Program. “Is that what it is?” host Smerconish asked “Yeah, I think so,” Schwarzenegger replied. He laughed after Smerconish referred to Schwarzenegger’s “long …

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Netherlands Ban Turkish Ministers As Dispute Escalates

Turkey’s president stood firm behind his blistering comments that accused the Dutch government of “Nazism and fascism” and vowed on Sunday the Netherlands would “pay the price” for barring Turkish ministers from the country, a move that has dramatically swelled tensions between the NATO allies. The diplomatic dustup arose Saturday …

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Judge Refuses To Halt Trump’s New Immigration Order

A federal district court denied a request to place an emergency restraining order on President Donald Trump’s modified immigration executive order, an attorney representing states opposing the order told Reuters Friday night. The initial executive order posted by the Trump administration — which restricted travel from seven countries with majority …

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