CNA week 8
Sessions defends firing
The Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended Donald Trump’s firing of James Comey. At a Senate hearing he repeatedly declined to discuss private conversations with the president about the dismissal. This was very frustrating for the enemies of Trump, as they wanted to link it to the Russia scandal.
Pushing insurance plan
The writers of a bipartisan plan to push the proposal forward. Although Donald Trump’s stance has changed from supportive, they still plan to push the bill. This would be a two-year extension of federal subsidies to insurers.
When a military member dies the family will usually get a call from Trump. one family got a promise of cash. But despite Trump’s boast that he reaches out to all families of the fallen a lot of military personnel do not support his claim. Most never heard from him, and the very few who did came away more angry.