Michelle Wolf took aim at late-night comedy variety shows — like her own — on “The Break With Michelle Wolf,” sarcastically goofing on comedians earnestly complaining about the state of America. After her opening, news-laden monologue, Wolf addressed Donald Trump’s announcement of his next nominee to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh. The portion of the show, dubbed “Segment Time,” was itself a send-up of comedy shows like “The Break,” “The Daily Show” and other late-night comedy shows that have taken on an even more political bent in the last few years.
The first lady is continuing her charm offensive in England, as the president's presence draws a throng of protesters in London.
Hudson's Bay says it will no longer carry clothing under the Ivanka Trump brand. The retail giant told CTV News it is dropping the brand due to "its performance." The phase out has already started. "Hudson's Bay is phasing out this brand through the fall based on its performance. As part of our regular course of business, we review our merchandise offerings and make appropriate changes," said Spencer Waybright, a spokesperson for Hudson's Bay. Merchandise on the retailer's website has already been taken offline. Searches for "Ivanka" and "Trump" come up empty. The news comes several months after consumers started the Twitter hashtag #baycott and the Grab Your Wallet campaign to encourage
President Trump's tariffs will likely hit close to home. His own daughter Ivanka's handbags will likely face the 10% tariffs on leather goods in the next round of tariffs.
Donald Trump's net worth is currently estimated to be $3.1 billion — down an estimated $400 million since he took office in January 2017, reports Forbes. And that's not to mention the individual net worths of his adult children — a reported $150 to $300 million for Eric Trump, reported $200 million for Donald Trump Jr., and reported $600,000 for Tiffany Trump, according to Cheat Sheet. Ivanka Trump, who runs her own business, has the largest net worth of all the children, estimated to be up to $762 million with husband Jared Kushner, reports CNN, citing financial documents released by the White House. Combined, that makes the entire Trump family's fortune worth over an estimated $4 billion. From
Hudson's Bay is the latest retailer to stop selling Ivanka Trump products online and in stores. Shannon Coulter, a brand and digital strategist, who started the #GrabYourWallet hashtag in October 2016 to encourage people seeking a way to take concrete action against Donald Trump to boycott companies that do business with his family - tweeted on Friday morning that 150 Ivanka Trump items that were listed on the department store's website on Thursday, had now been removed. Hudson's Bay confirmed to Business Insider that it has removed all Ivanka Trump items from its website and will be "phasing out" remaining items in stores through the fall. In a statement emailed to Business Insider, the company
What Ivanka Did This Week is a weekly column that explores what Ivanka Trump, first daughter and adviser to President Donald Trump, does all day. Ivanka's schedule has not been made public, so each week, we will do our best to cover the public events and forums she attends, the meetings she has with lawmakers and government officials, and her social media presence. • Ahead of Wednesday's hearing on paid family leave, held in front of a subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Finance, Ivanka tweeted that only 15% of American workers have access to paid family leave, of which 6% are low-income workers.
Ivanka Trump opted for a ladylike navy blouse and a calf-length white skirt for a meeting on Capitol Hill on Thursday afternoon. The 36-year-old first daughter was visiting the Rayburn House Office Building to push for senators to pass a bill to modernize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education (CTE) Act, which was last reauthorized in 2006. Ivanka was seen strolling the hallway of the Capitol Hill building in a navy and white blouse and a floaty white midi-skirt by Georgia Alice. She topped off the look with a pair of navy blue pointed-toe pumps and a white handbag that she carried with her left hand. The White House senior adviser was chatting on her cellphone on her way to
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner does not have the clearance to view the country’s most sensitive information despite his high-ranking role in the White House, sources told The Washington Post. Kushner, who is also the husband of the president’s daughter and fellow adviser Ivanka Trump, had a higher security clearance during the first months of the administration, when he had an interim clearance. Now he only possesses a permanent “top secret” level of clearance—which does not permit him to view “sensitive compartmented information,” or SCI.