18.05.17 Quick Quotes

May 17, 2018
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“Success for women shouldn’t only be measured in terms of how many nominations they win or seats they gain in November.”

Kelly Dittmar, Gender Watch 2018 project director to Newsweek, on Tuesday's primary election results, which indicate women candidates have a good chance to change the political landscape in states like PA & ID.
“We want people to come into our country based on merit. We’re not looking to keep them out. We’re looking to bring them in. We need them.”

Pres. Trump, speaking at the May 16 California Sanctuary State Roundtable discussion, on why he favors a merit-based immigration system.

“… in 2016 expenses were incurred by one of Donald J. Trump’s attorneys, Michael Cohen. Mr. Cohen sought reimbursement of those expenses and Mr. Trump fully reimbursed Mr. Cohen in 2017.”

Pres. Trump's newly filed 2017 annual financial disclosure report revealed he reimbursed his attorney an unspecified amount – widely believed to be the infamous payment to Stormy Daniels – raising further questions about when and what he knew of the payment.

by Jenna Lee,