What If Trump Had Won As a Democrat?
It’s not as crazy as it sounds. And taking the idea seriously offers revealing insights about our political culture.
Report: Comey's Brother Works for the Law Firm That Handles Clinton Foundation's Taxes
Comey served as general counsel at Lockheed Martin until 2010 when he departed with over $6 million to show for it. That same year Lockheed Martin became a member of the Clinton Global Initiative and “won 17 contracts from the U.S. State Department, which was led by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton,” Big League Politics reports.
Climate change: The greatest tragedy of the Trump presidency would be if US pulls out of the Paris agreement — Quartz
by: Akshat Rathi
US president Donald Trump may or may not survive the fury he has unleashed after firing the FBI director who likely helped him get elected. But the decision he takes most likely next week on whether or not to stay in the Paris climate agreement could have far-reaching consequences regardless of Trump’s own future. The...
The Promise—and Perils—of the Fight Against Trump
The promise—and perils—of the fight against Trump.
The Trump Resistance Plan: A Timeline – Russia and President Trump
Investigative reporters have begun to flesh out the Russia and President Trump timeline. To keep everything in one location, here’s an updated summary.
Trump resistance sees record fundraising after AHCA vote | MSNBC
Progressive groups say they've seen a massive spike in donations to help unseat vulnerable Republicans since the House voted to pass the AHCA and repeal Obamacare. David Mir and Ezra Levin join Ari Melber to discuss 2018 momentum.
The Resistance changes its attack from “Russian... | Scott Adams' Blog
I’m watching this week as the so-called “Resistance” movement changes their attack on Trump from “Russian Puppet” to “Trump is crazy.” This has the look of a coordinated change. Watch how often you will see “Trump is crazy” articles and commentary in the coming weeks as the Opposition Media tests this new line of attack.
The Election Is Over, But Trump Can’t Seem to Get Past It - The New York Times
by: Peter Baker and Maggie Haberman
At the root Donald J. Trump’s unpredictable presidency is a deep frustration about attacks on his legitimacy, and a worry that Washington does not see him as he sees himself.
An Overdue Move | City Journal
President Trump’s dismissal of James Comey as FBI director was unfortunate only in that it should have occurred sooner. Comey, however gifted he may have been as a prosecutor, was a loose cannon whose record over the last year was peppered with bizarre statements and errors of judgment.
Economics and Politics by Paul Krugman - The Conscience of a Liberal - The New York Times
The Nobel Prize-winning Op-Ed columnist Paul Krugman comments on economics and politics.