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Why It Doesn't Matter Who the Winner Is in PA-18

Wednesday  18:52,   14 march 2018
Real Clear Politics

As of this writing, Democrat Conor Lamb is clinging to a lead of roughly 600 votes in the special election for Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District. There are probably not enough uncounted votes out there for Republican Rick Saccone to[...]

America’s Gun Violence Represents A Failure Of Leadership, Not Laws

Wednesday  18:47,   14 march 2018
The Federalist

We've convinced ourselves that gun-free zones and legal tweaks like the bill to 'fix' a federal database are the solution to the nation's violence problem. They're not.Load[...]

The revolt in Trump country should petrify Republicans

Wednesday  18:41,   14 march 2018

Many blue-collar voters in Pennsylvania’s special election seemed interested in coming back to their old Democratic loyalties.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily[...]

The big lesson of the Tillerson firing

Wednesday  18:40,   14 march 2018
FOX News

What surprised Washington foreign policy and political gurus was not Rex Tillerson’s dismissal as secretary of state, which had been rumored for months, but how it was done. President Trump fired his secretary of state in a tweet. It was the[...]

Why Trump dumped Tillerson

Wednesday  18:31,   14 march 2018
The Week

There's never a dull moment in President Trump's White House. Trump has dramatically shaken up up his frontline national security team just days after announcing a potentially groundbreaking diplomatic overture to North Korea. On Tuesday[...]

Their Final Disagreement: How Trump Fired Tillerson

Tuesday  21:27,   13 march 2018
The Atlantic

Donald Trump and Rex Tillerson disagreed on global trade, climate change, NATO, the nuclear deal with Iran, talks with North Korea, Qatar’s impasse with its neighbors, and, ultimately, even how the president fired his secretary of state. The White[...]

Firing Rex Tillerson is welcome change for our national security

Tuesday  21:27,   13 march 2018
The Hill

While turnover in the Trump administration is chaotic, the State Department needs better leadership.The tumult in the Trump administration continued today with the president's justifiable firing of Rex Tillerson as secretary of State, with the[...]

Good Leaders Make Good Schools

Tuesday  21:26,   13 march 2018
The New York Times

Principals are the key to success.The solutions to the nation’s problems already exist somewhere out in the country; we just do a terrible job of circulating[...]

Longtime diplomat: Tillerson's public firing makes my head explode

Tuesday  21:26,   13 march 2018

Donald Trump's firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Twitter was unprecedented but also inevitable given their policy differences, Aaron David Miller says.Tuesday's public firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, by presidential tweet [...]

It's Too Late to Worry About 'Normalizing' Trump. Decades of Policy Did That For Him

Tuesday  18:01,   13 march 2018
Rolling Stone

President Donald Trump is just too stupid to be embarrassed about things his predecessors all did, too.Max Boot, the noted Washington Post columnist, and "Jeane Kilpatrick senior fellow for National Security Studies" at the Council for Foreign[...]

Melania Knew

Monday  23:22,   12 march 2018
The New York Times

This is about the defamation of, silencing of, and shouting down of women. At the very same time that the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have given voice to women, and led to men being held accountable, particularly in the private sector, Trump has[...]

Will Trump Get Played by North Korea? He Just Did

Monday  17:15,   12 march 2018
The Federalist

Maybe Kim Jong-un is North Korea's Mikhail Gorbachev. But given the total lack of evidence for such a radically new direction, this is vanishingly unlikely. Realistically, we know that dictatorships tend to make decisions based on calculations[...]

Why a nuke-free North Korea is China's worst nightmare

Monday  17:15,   12 march 2018
FOX News

If the Trump administration can somehow land the ultimate of deals, the geopolitical map would instantly be reset. America’s security, and that of its allies in Asia, would be enhanced dramatically, ridding our planet of one of its greatest[...]

Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un could actually work

Monday  17:12,   12 march 2018
The Week

In a typically bizarre sequence of events late last week, President Trump hastily agreed to direct, one-on-one nuclear talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. He would be the first American president ever to meet directly with a North Korean[...]

President Trump’s North Korea Gamble

Monday  04:06,   12 march 2018
The New York Times

Talking is better than bombing, but a summit is not the way to begin.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]