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Trump blamed by California Republicans for ‘nuclear political holocaust’ that obliterated midterm GOP candidates

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Republicans in California suffered a devastating loss in the 2018 midterm election — and are admitting the historic implications of the loss they suffered under President Donald Trump.

Democrats flipped at least six congressional districts in the most populous state — and possibly a seventh. Every single statewide Republican lost as Gavin Newsom was elected governor.

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“This is the death of the Republican Party” in California, Republican consultant Mike Madrid told Politico.

“There’s no coming back from this for at least a generation, if not more,” he added.

RNC committeeman Shawn Steel called the California election results “a nuclear political holocaust for Republicans.”

Trump was a leading source of trouble for Republicans, who lost every single congressional district in the former Ronald Reagan stronghold in Orange County.

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“The nightmare results were the end result of a toxic brew of overconfidence and presidential unpopularity, as some Republicans failed to recognize and reckon with the unprecedented negative reaction to President Donald Trump in districts from Orange County to California’s agriculture-heavy Central Valley,” Politico explained.

“If Hillary Clinton would have won in 2016, these seats would still be Republican,” UC Irvine politics professor Matthew Beckmann told the LA Times.

Longtime GOP strategist Stuart K. Spencer said, “it’s a sign to me that things are going south for Republicans and if they don’t change the way they do things, they’re going to go even further south.”

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‘He has a lot to dish’: John Bolton reportedly in talks to write a tell-all about Trump

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On Monday, The Daily Beast reported that former National Security Adviser John Bolton is in contact with literary agents to write a tell-all book about his time in President Donald Trump's White House.

"He has a lot to dish," said a source, telling the Beast that there was no indication that Bolton had yet decided on an agency.

Bolton, a notorious war hawk who has spent years agitating for war against Iran, has had a bumpy relationship with the president ever since he was brought in to replace General H. R. McMaster in 2018. He was reportedly frustrated that the president pushed back on military interventions in various conflicts, and told Trump at one point that he would not go on Sunday talk shows to defend his foreign policy.

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‘Never ending bullsh*t’: Internet stunned as Trump goes off on a bizarre Oval Office rant about ammunition

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Once again, President Donald Trump went off on a contradictory rant about foreign policy and a possible war with Iran.

In the Oval Office Monday, Trump told the press that he's waiting to hear back from the Saudis before he will make any decisions on retaliating for the bombing of one of the largest oil fields in the world. Then he proceeded to go off about "ammo."

“I’m not concerned at all,” Trump told reporters about the Middle East. “We have military power the likes of which the world has never seen. I’m not concerned at all.”

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Trump left G7 leaders ‘mostly speechless’ with repeated stories about ‘great guy’ Kim Jong-un: report

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President Donald Trump's bizarre infatuation with Kim Jong-un has reached new heights, as sources tell BuzzFeed News that the president has repeatedly regaled world leaders with the same story about his relationship with the North Korean leader.

Essentially, Trump has repeatedly told leaders about meeting Kim in Singapore in 2018 and explaining to him the origins of "Little Rocket Man," the nickname that the president swiped from the classic Elton John song and then repeatedly used to taunt North Korea's government over its missile tests.

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