Jacob Heilbrunn

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Kavanaugh is almost through — but at what cost to the Republicans?

October 4, 2018 2:27 pm

The rage that is percolating in America will be exploited by the Democrats as they point to Kavanaugh’s presence on the court as a permanent blot on the judiciary

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Did Eric Trump help his Daddy cover up the Stormy Daniels affair?

October 2, 2018 11:20 am

The latest revelations about Trump cast further light on the assiduity with which he disseminates his serial fictions

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Has Jeff Flake put Brett Kavanaugh back to square one?

September 28, 2018 5:03 pm

The Arizona senator has changed his mind and called for an FBI investigation into the Supreme Court nominee

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Donald Trump’s UN press conference was frenetic, yet friendly

September 26, 2018 7:29 pm

A rollicking and rambling affair, complete with colour commentary from Trump, as he sought to subvert the format

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The very public review of the New York Review of Books

September 25, 2018 11:25 am

Surely supposed editorial issues at the NYRB could have been addressed without taking the step of dismissing Buruma

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Rod Rosenstein survives another day in Crazytown

September 24, 2018 1:56 pm

The Deputy Attorney General has become the bête noire of House Republicans and Trump’s inner circle is clearly thirsting to oust him

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Is Rod Rosenstein proof that Trump is right to be paranoid?

September 21, 2018 2:58 pm

After the New York Times story, Trump is surely weighing a purge of the Justice Department

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Christine Blasey Ford has mastered the art of the deal

September 20, 2018 3:40 pm

Ford looks reasonable. It appears that she’s only asking for a few more days to prepare

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Thanks to Stormy Daniels, Trump’s problems are, well, mushrooming

September 18, 2018 11:49 am

Stormy Daniels vividly describes her sexual encounter with the President in her new book

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If Donald Trump hires only ‘the best people’ — why Paul Manafort?

September 14, 2018 4:04 pm

Any move Trump makes to protect Manafort is likely to damage further the GOP’s electoral prospects in November.

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Is Trump underestimating the approaching disaster?

September 13, 2018 11:35 am

The President seems to regard hurricane cleanup efforts as being as easy as mopping up a bathroom floor after the tub has slightly overflowed

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Are Trump’s tumbling poll numbers behind his latest tweet spree?

September 11, 2018 9:42 am

A mere 32 per cent of voters told Quinnipiac that they believe the President is honest

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For President Trump, things are going from plaid to worse

September 7, 2018 1:17 pm

From Bob Woodward, to the New York Times, and now Plaid Shirt Guy, The Donald is getting it from all angles

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How much do we owe to the anonymous official trying to save us from Trump?

September 5, 2018 8:04 pm

According to The New York Times, anonymous Trump officials have been saving us from the worst

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Bob Woodward teases tantalising details about the mayhem of the Trump White House

September 4, 2018 3:41 pm

Another rough day for the self-proclaimed ‘Ernest Hemingway’ of Twitter

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Who has Donald Trump over a barrel?

August 31, 2018 6:49 pm

The President reacts with neuralgic sensitivity to any imputations that he might be a Russian agent or subject to influence from Moscow

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Donald Trump is searching for attention

August 28, 2018 12:39 pm

Google is the latest tech giant ‘rigged’ against conservatives, according to the President

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Mike Pence must be grinning as he waits in the wings

August 24, 2018 1:20 pm

The Vice President is the only one who has everything to gain by remaining at his side and replacing him

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Trump’s presidency has imploded – in less than two years

August 21, 2018 6:10 pm

The Republicans can kiss farewell to their already slim midterm chances.

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Is it Robert Mueller who’s a McCarthyist, or the President?

August 19, 2018 4:41 pm

Don McGahn has sent Trump into another Twitter frenzy

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Who is Trump more scared of: some newspapers, or Omarosa?

August 16, 2018 5:36 pm

Three hundred papers led by the Boston Globe fronted up for press freedom

Trump has breathed new life into the Omarosa saga with his tweets

August 14, 2018 12:27 pm

The President has a consistent pattern of denigrating black people with special fervour.

What does Omarosa reveal in her new book?

August 10, 2018 8:24 pm

Sarah Huckabee Sanders depicted her as the classic aggrieved employee who is thirsting for revenge against her old boss.