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6 Events That Prove Democrats’ Government Shutdown Over DACA Is A Fraud

Monday  20:12,   22 january 2018
The Federalist

The facts of DACA lay bare the fraud underlying the Democrats’ politically motivated, selective shuttering of the federal government. They insist the need to protect young illegal aliens from deportation is so urgent that temporarily funding the[...]

Blame the Government Shutdown on Trump's Deal-Making Ineptitude

Monday  20:12,   22 january 2018
U.S. News & World Report

The government shut down in part because Donald Trump isn't the deal-maker he fancies himself to be.Load[...]

For Trump, this time bankruptcy won't get him out of a mess

Monday  20:12,   22 january 2018
CNN

With the first year of his presidency plagued with low approval ratings, the Russia investigation, and yet more controversial moments, Trump probably wishes he had a way out of this mess, writes Dean Obeidallah"When the going gets tough, the tough[...]

Sen. Jim Inhofe: The Democrats' shutdown hurts our military

Monday  20:11,   22 january 2018
FOX News

Democrats say they care about the military, but by keeping the government shut down, they aren’t putting our troops first. Fortunately, under President Trump, we’ve finally started to invest in rebuilding our military. We’re putting more money[...]

In the government shutdown standoff, Democrats have all the leverage

Saturday  18:50,   20 january 2018
The Week

Well good morning, America! I hope you aren't planning any visits to national parks today (or if you are, it would be best if you don't need to use the restroom). Because the suicidal Republican Congress couldn't pass a short-term[...]

Historic dysfunction in American politics defines Trump presidency

Saturday  18:15,   20 january 2018
The Hill

Never before has there been such a circus surrounding the successes and pitfalls of the White House.Load[...]

Democrats, give moderate GOP voters a reason to lean your way

Saturday  01:50,   20 january 2018
The Hill

Part of the reason Democrats’ message has fallen short with Republican voters is they have treated them as a monolith. But they’re not.Load[...]

The truth about Trump's first year

Saturday  01:50,   20 january 2018
FOX News

Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration as president – a day some of his critics thought might never come. On Jan. 20, 2017 it was almost an article of faith for many Democrats and not a few Republicans that it would[...]

The G.O.P.’s Doomsday-Machine Politics

Saturday  01:10,   20 january 2018
The New York Times

Now Republicans are threatening to blow up children’s health care.Load[...]

Does the California model really work?

Friday  20:16,   19 january 2018
MSN

The alleged success of the California model is one of the more intense controversies in the nerdier corners of public policy debate. For many progressives, California's metastasizing liberalism proves you can have Scandinavian-style social[...]

What The Shutdown Really Tells Us About Modern Democrats

Friday  19:47,   19 january 2018
The Federalist

For Democrats, anything the Republicans do is 'undemocratic.'Democrats, it seems, are about to precipitate a government shutdown. They can do this, because, despite their own best efforts, in the United States, the minority party has the[...]

Democrats need to do their job and make a deal

Friday  19:10,   19 january 2018
MSN

Nothing can be accomplished if they keep threatening shutdowns and calling Trump racist.It's been more than a week since word leaked of President's Trump's "shithole countries" comment, but instead of moving past it and returning to the negotiating[...]

Trump's First Year Is in a Category of Its Own

Friday  19:10,   19 january 2018
U.S. News & World Report

President Trump can be assessed on personnel, process, priorities, politics and popularity.How to assess Donald Trump's First Year? [...]

Why Anthony Scaramucci Deserves A Triumphant Return To The White House

Friday  01:36,   19 january 2018
The Federalist

When Anthony Scaramucci’s concerns about Steve Bannon turned out to be legitimate, it’s clear that the Mooch still has juice in the Trump White House. Trump Forces His Comms Team to React to Cable NewsEarlier this month, rumors said Scaramucci might [...]

Donald Trump's first year: The report card

Thursday  20:00,   18 january 2018
CNN

Julian Zelizer says Trump has succeeded in broadening the power of the presidency and in passing the tax bill, but he has greatly damaged America's standing in the world and flunked the test of providing moral leadershipIt has been a crazy year[...]