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Trump’s Anti-Trans Plan Will Backfire

Monday  09:21,   27 february 2017
The Daily Beast

States? rights used to be a conservative value. In the Trump age, it?s a liberal one.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[...]

Time to talk Trump impeachment: Jason Sattler

Monday  09:21,   27 february 2017
USA TODAY

At the Constitutional Convention, James Madison imagined impeachment as a relief from a chief executive who “might lose his capacity after his appointment. He might pervert his administration into a scheme of peculation or oppression. He might[...]

How Trump Should Sell His Tax Cuts

Monday  08:51,   27 february 2017
The Daily Beast

Keep. It. Simple. And dont forget to throw ordinary Americans a bone.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[...]

Opinion | Seven takeaways from the White House’s attempt to spin intelligence

Monday  08:51,   27 february 2017
MSN

Trump's aides better stay away from the FBI.The Post’s Friday bombshell[...]

We Should All Thank Vice President Pence

Sunday  21:05,   26 february 2017
Real Clear Politics

Mike Pence's surprise visit Wednesday to a historic Jewish cemetery in Missouri, where 200 headstones were desecrated last weekend, gave a deeply divided country the most unifying moment since President Trump took office Jan. 20. Pence's[...]

Trump’s Laughable War on Leaks

Sunday  21:05,   26 february 2017
The Daily Beast

Donald Trump has picked a fight no president has or ever will win. At best, it will make him look stupid, at worst, lead to a new Watergate.Leaks about what now resigned National Security Advisor Michael Flynn did or did not convey to Russia[...]

If You Like Wintertime Coziness, You’ll Love Small Government

Sunday  21:05,   26 february 2017
The Federalist

The short, dark days of winter, unlike any other time of year, afford us the ideal opportunity to indulge in and cherish the most basic and exquisite of all human pleasures: coziness. It’s also an interior season, designed for reflection. As I watch [...]

How the baby boomers destroyed everything

Sunday  21:05,   26 february 2017
The Boston Globe

Even before the election, Americans were asking just how we got here — to this sullen moment of national reckoning. Since November, the autopsy has dragged on so long it seems there could be nothing left to dissect. But the search continues, because [...]

Dems Make a Risky Pick for Response to Trump’s Big Speech to Congress

Saturday  21:55,   25 february 2017
Daily Intelligencer

Former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear is an out-of-work centrist representing a party that’s energized on the left.On Tuesday, February 28, Donald Trump will address a joint session of Congress. It is, functionally, a State of the Union Address,[...]

Fake news? What about Trump’s fake promises?

Saturday  21:51,   25 february 2017
The Hill

OPINION | The president's schedules to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act are constantly shifting.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the[...]

How Jonathan Swift Attacked Fake News

Saturday  21:50,   25 february 2017
The Daily Beast

The creator of Gulliver would have had a field day with the era of alternative facts, because even his most outlandish stories were grounded in research and a love of truth.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published[...]

“Fake News” Is Still Subject To Freedom Of Speech And Press

Saturday  21:50,   25 february 2017
The Daily Caller

United States is still is, a marketplace of ideas and culture.Let me be very[...]

Accessible And Accountable Government Is The Cornerstone Of Our Democracy

Saturday  21:50,   25 february 2017
The Daily Caller

Despite the perception of the recent town halls, they are ultimately civil and respectful conversations.I spent last Saturday holding four town halls across my district in western New York. As many of you might have seen, those town halls drew a[...]

Trump Administration’s dubious claims about pot and opioids are dead wrong

Saturday  21:50,   25 february 2017
The Hill

OPINION | Why there is no connection between cannabis and the rise in opioid use.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[...]

Trump’s Proposed Pot Crackdown Is Out Of Step With Voters, Including Many Republicans

Saturday  21:50,   25 february 2017
The Daily Caller

Politicians need to realize that support for legal marijuana is here to stay in the market of ideas.The Republican Party controls the legislative and executive branch for the first time since the 109th Congress. Understandably, leadership is anxious [...]