With the new appointment of Anthony Scaramucci as Communications Director, Sean Spicer decided it was time to leave his position as Press Secretary. Sarah Huckabee Sanders will replace Spicer, but there’s more to the story. The new director isn’t a loyal Trump surrogate – he’s worked for Scott Walker, Jeb Bush, and even worse – Barack Obama.
There are 12 spending bills that need to be passed by October 1st, and neither the Senate nor the House have passed a single one. Even Trump’s Treasury Secretary, Steve Mnuchin, is urging Congress to raise the debt ceiling and kick the can down the road. Both Congress and the Trump administration are comfortable NOT making reforms before increasing spending and raising the debt ceiling yet again.