Category: Politics

A Lesson for Democrats From Jon Ossoff’s Big Loss

There’s an old Election-Day adage, “Republicans, pray for rain”; inclement weather, the thinking goes, depresses turnout and helps the GOP candidate. So in a contest where the last polls showed the candidates separated by the…

Trump’s Shameful Habit of All But Ignoring Attacks on Muslims

President Trump tweets frequently about cases involving jihadist terrorism in Europe, Australia and the United States. But he hasn’t tweeted a peep – nor said anything publicly – about Monday’s Finsbury Park attack, north of London,…

Trump’s Presidency Might Not Survive His Disdain for the Law

Donald Trump can’t seem to stop making self-sabotaging statements. In tweets about his executive order halting travel from six Muslim-majority countries, Trump has contradicted the arguments of lawyers defending the order in court by proclaiming it…

WTF Is Going on With the Secret Senate Version of Trumpcare?

We’ve been hit with an avalanche of news over the past week: Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice! House Whip was shot at baseball practice! Attorney General Sessions stonewalls Intel committee! Tower inferno in…

Democrats Take on Trump’s Conflicts of Interest

The Trump-Russia investigations may be grabbing most of the headlines and sucking much of the air out of Washington these days, but Democrats continue to try and push President Trump and his administration to end…