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The Trump Tax Cuts Are Still Unpopular. That’s a Crisis for Conservatives.

Wednesday  01:46,   18 april 2018
The Cut

If the GOP can’t get Americans to enjoy the candy of its fiscal agenda, how will they ever get them to eat the vegetables?Between 1980 and 2016, the American public never met a tax cut it didn’t like. In the decades between Ronald Reagan’s election[...]

Earth, Wind and Liars

Wednesday  01:41,   18 april 2018
The New York Times

On energy, Trump and company are trying to stop technological progress.Peter Thiel, Facebook investor and Donald Trump supporter, is by all accounts a terrible person. He did, however, come up with one classic line about the disappointments of[...]

'A Higher Loyalty' should make Democrats angry — at Clinton, not Comey

Tuesday  18:01,   17 april 2018
The Hill

There never would have been a Clinton email server investigation if there hadn’t been a Clinton email server. When Clinton became secretary of State, she set up a private email server in her home and used it for official business. When IT staffers[...]

'A Higher Loyalty' should make Democrats angry — at Clinton, not Comey

Tuesday  18:01,   17 april 2018
The Hill

There never would have been a Clinton email server investigation if there hadn’t been a Clinton email server. When Clinton became secretary of State, she set up a private email server in her home and used it for official business. When IT staffers[...]

With everyone focused on Comey, Trump reformed welfare

Tuesday  17:50,   17 april 2018
FOX News

The sideshow that has attached itself to so much of the Trump administration has distracted many from things that actually affect people’s lives. President Trump last week signed an executive order, the purpose of which is, according to a White[...]

Unfit to Command

Tuesday  17:47,   17 april 2018
The Atlantic

The weekend news from Washington featured two story lines: the U.S.-led coalition missile strikes against Syrian government forces, and President Trump’s most extreme Twitter meltdown to date. The question for all the world to worry over: How[...]

Unfit to Command

Tuesday  17:47,   17 april 2018
The Atlantic

The weekend news from Washington featured two story lines: the U.S.-led coalition missile strikes against Syrian government forces, and President Trump’s most extreme Twitter meltdown to date. The question for all the world to worry over: How[...]

There’s only one way to restrain this aberrant administration

Tuesday  17:47,   17 april 2018
MSN

Don’t expect Congress to stand up to Trump. Massive demonstrations might work — but they might not. So let’s do this instead.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily[...]

There’s only one way to restrain this aberrant administration

Tuesday  17:47,   17 april 2018
MSN

Don’t expect Congress to stand up to Trump. Massive demonstrations might work — but they might not. So let’s do this instead.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily[...]

Hannity & Cohen

Tuesday  17:36,   17 april 2018
The Atlantic

Genuinely stunning moments are hard to come by these days, but one arrived on Monday in a courtroom in New York City. Michael Cohen, President Trump’s fixer, was in court, trying to shield documents seized in a raid Monday on his office, home, and[...]

The Starbucks Arrests and the Toll of Routine Bias

Tuesday  07:30,   17 april 2018
The Cut

What we know about the arrests of two black men in a Philadelphia Starbucks, and what the response to the viral story is revealing.Over the weekend, a viral video showing the unwarranted arrests of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks led to[...]

Dislike Comey, Despise Trump

Tuesday  01:05,   17 april 2018
The New York Times

Forgive me if I don’t rise in applause simply because Comey’s revelations are agitating Trump.We are now in the midst of an epic clash between Donald Trump and fired F.B.I. Director James Comey, neither of whom I hold in high esteem, both men with[...]

The 70 must-see lines in James Comey's ABC interview

Monday  21:22,   16 april 2018
CNN

On Sunday night, James Comey told his side of the story. The former -- and fired -- FBI director sat down with ABC's George Stephanopoulos Sunday night to talk about his deep concerns about President Donald Trump and to recount a number of[...]

Liz Peek: ABC interview's big bombshell -- James Comey reveals he is neither sinner nor saint... he's a fraud

Monday  20:40,   16 april 2018
FOX News

Far from being the last honorable man standing, as he surely pretends to be, former FBI Director James Comey has shown his true colors by writing a book that does not serve the best interests of the country or his colleagues.Load[...]

What Trump Most Fears

Monday  20:36,   16 april 2018
The Atlantic

It’s always been the business that worried Donald Trump. This was true during the presidential campaign, it was true during the transition, and it remains true now. The president continues to waffle over what to do about special counsel Robert[...]