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America Is No Israeli-Palestinian Peace Broker After Trump's Jerusalem Move

Wednesday  23:50,   06 december 2017
U.S. News & World Report - Health

Trump's Jerusalem declaration ends America's role as a fair negotiator in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.President Donald Trump started his presidency with an ambitious agenda, one that included, among other things, bringing about an[...]

If Anyone Obstructed Justice It Was James Comey’s FBI

Wednesday  19:53,   06 december 2017
The Daily Caller

Strzok's pro-Hillary bias was egregiousLet’s get this straight: The agent who led the FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s potentially illegal use of a private email server turns out to be an ardent supporter of hers who opposed Donald[...]

Politicians are selective about when debt and deficits matter

Wednesday  19:53,   06 december 2017
MSN

If you're a normal person who pays attention to politics, you'd be forgiven for thinking that Washington can't decide whether deficits are bad or not. Well, I have one easy trick that will help you make sense of it all. In Washington,[...]

Sen. Bob Corker Courageously Stood Up to Fellow Republicans on Tax Reform

Wednesday  19:52,   06 december 2017
U.S. News & World Report - Health

The Tennessee senator resisted pressure from his fellow Republicans to back their tax bill.I saw the scene with my own eyes. Last week, a packed press gallery stared down at the Senate floor where Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., was surrounded by a a[...]

Congress: The sleeping watchdog

Wednesday  19:52,   06 december 2017
The Hill

In an era of legislative gridlock, members of Congress should see that bipartisan oversight can be good politics. When it's hard to get a bill passed, constituents will applaud a legislator who uses the oversight process to tackle a problem that[...]

The Supreme Court wedding cake case isn’t about cake at all

Wednesday  00:41,   06 december 2017
MSN

It’s about the right to equal dignity.The Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday in the case of a Colorado baker, Jack C. Phillips, who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. Although Colorado law bans discrimination in public[...]

All the President's women: Complicit (Opinion)

Tuesday  18:40,   05 december 2017
CNN

The women in Trump's White House need to stop claiming they are advocating for women, when, in fact, they have been silent on issues of sexual harassment, writes Carol Costello.I am dying to know what's really going on with all the President's[...]

Where is the anti-Washington party Americans want?

Tuesday  18:40,   05 december 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

Looking over the remnants of the Virginia Republican Party after last month’s electoral devastation, pundits largely agreed on one thing. A backlash tsunami is coming for the GOP in 2018, and the seismic event that triggered the wave, like a[...]

Mueller’s Facts and Trump’s Make-Believe

Tuesday  18:36,   05 december 2017
The New York Times

The president’s credo: “Just tell them and they believe you.” That’s Trump’s credo. In the same way he believes women appreciate his “Grab-’em-by-the-pussy” approach. The president believes what he wants to believe.With the power he has he thinks[...]

ICE founder: Build the wall now -- even if government shutdown is the price

Tuesday  18:36,   05 december 2017
FOX News

The failure to enforce America's immigration laws has dealt a major economic blow to America's most vulnerable citizens. Strengthening border security would put the interests of working Americans ahead of illegal immigrants.The federal[...]

At the core of the GOP tax plan: A huge broken promise by Trump

Tuesday  18:36,   05 december 2017
MSN

Trump vowed for many months to end the "carried interest loophole." Guess what?As both a presidential candidate and then as president, Donald Trump promised countless times to do away with the carried interest loophole as part of tax[...]

The Tax Bill Murdered The Universe!

Tuesday  01:05,   05 december 2017
The Daily Caller

Hyperbolic hot takes reigned after the Senate passed tax reformThe Senate passed a tax reform bill early Saturday that gave Republicans a rare legislative victory amid a recent famine of[...]

Billy Bush: Yes, Donald Trump, You Said That

Tuesday  01:05,   05 december 2017
The New York Times

The president is currently engaging in some revisionist history.He said it. “Grab ‘em by the[...]

Vice President Pence’s “never dine alone with a woman” rule isn’t honorable. It’s probably illegal.

Monday  23:36,   04 december 2017
Vox.com

An employment lawyer weighs in. The wave of sexual-harassment scandals has led some commentators to suggest that the “Mike Pence rule” deserves a second[...]

The Trump Tax Cuts for the Rich Must, and Will, Be Repealed

Monday  23:36,   04 december 2017
Daily Intelligencer

They’re the most easily reversible damage Trump will do in office.Of all the horrors Donald Trump has (and has yet to) inflict upon the republic, a huge tax cut for the rich was the most inevitable. But it is also the most easily reversible.[...]