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Will Bob Corker do anything?

Tuesday  18:41,   10 october 2017
The Week

President Trump got into one of his trademark Twitter slap-fights over the weekend — this time with a member of his own party, Sen. Bob Corker (Tenn.). After Trump attacked him for being a "negative voice," Corker responded: It's a[...]

Here’s What The Trump Administration Should Do On Obamacare Right Now

Tuesday  18:41,   10 october 2017
The Federalist

Press reports suggest the administration is preparing to revoke Obama administration regulations sharply limiting the sale of short-term health insurance plans. What Is Short-Term Health Insurance?Short-term health insurance plans generally do not[...]

Trump's 'calm before the storm' is a message to North Korea and Iran

Tuesday  00:20,   10 october 2017
FOX News

North Korea and Iran are taking the measure of President Trump to see how far they can push him and how much they can get away with. The North Koreans continue testing nuclear weapons and long-range missiles and threaten to launch a nuclear attack[...]

Trump is distracting us to death

Monday  20:18,   09 october 2017
MSN

The last thing Trump needs now is a political shootout over guns. Now’s not the time, he says. Apparently, however, many if not most Americans — about 90 percent of whom would support expanding background checks — beg to differ. If not now, when?[...]

Gary Cohn and Steven Mnuchin Risk Their Reputations

Monday  20:18,   09 october 2017
The New York Times

Pleasing their boss at all costs isn’t worth it.Gary Cohn and Steven Mnuchin arrived in Washington this year after long, successful careers in[...]

Opinion | Trump is on track to win reelection

Monday  20:17,   09 october 2017
MSN

Don’t be fooled by his approval ratings.Doug Sosnik, a Democratic political strategist, was a senior adviser to President Bill Clinton from 1994 to[...]

Opinion | Trump is on track to win reelection

Monday  20:17,   09 october 2017
MSN

Don’t be fooled by his approval ratings.Doug Sosnik, a Democratic political strategist, was a senior adviser to President Bill Clinton from 1994 to[...]

Is Mike Pence a Snowflake? Probably, Yes

Monday  20:17,   09 october 2017
Newsweek

The vice president has displayed a host of snowflake tendencies for decades.Mike Pence has just about had it with all of these peaceful protests interrupting his good old-fashioned American[...]

Is Mike Pence a Snowflake? Probably, Yes

Monday  20:17,   09 october 2017
Newsweek

The vice president has displayed a host of snowflake tendencies for decades.Mike Pence has just about had it with all of these peaceful protests interrupting his good old-fashioned American[...]

Trump foments the Republican civil war of 2017

Monday  20:17,   09 october 2017
The Hill

Trump appears determined to bitterly divide Americans against each[...]

How Tillerson Is Trying to Save the Iran Deal From His Boss

Saturday  01:36,   07 october 2017
Daily Intelligencer

If you can’t work with a moron, work around him.Rex Tillerson is unlikely to go down in history as one of our better secretaries of State. In the past few months, he has been the subject of not one but twoPolitico Magazine headlines accusing him of[...]

How Tillerson Is Trying to Save the Iran Deal From His Boss

Saturday  01:35,   07 october 2017
Daily Intelligencer

If you can’t work with a moron, work around him.Rex Tillerson is unlikely to go down in history as one of our better secretaries of State. In the past few months, he has been the subject of not one but twoPolitico Magazine headlines accusing him of[...]

Talking about mental health after mass shootings is a cop-out

Saturday  01:20,   07 october 2017
MSN

It’s America’s gun policies that are insane.There is no evidence that the Las Vegas shooter was insane. (I prefer not to use his name and give him publicity, even posthumously.) He did not have a history of mental illness that we know of, nor had he [...]

Talking about mental health after mass shootings is a cop-out

Saturday  01:20,   07 october 2017
MSN

It’s America’s gun policies that are insane.There is no evidence that the Las Vegas shooter was insane. (I prefer not to use his name and give him publicity, even posthumously.) He did not have a history of mental illness that we know of, nor had he [...]

Iran should call Trump's bluff on nuclear deal (Opinion)

Saturday  01:20,   07 october 2017
CNN

Iran could choose a smarter path that would deeply wound the United States and its shortsighted President, David A. Andelman says.Donald Trump is about to throw the whole steaming mess of the Iran nuclear treaty into the hands of a deeply wounded[...]