US Politics

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Henry Kissinger: impeachment ‘wasn’t designed’ for Watergate or Ukraine scandals

December 6, 2019 5:55 pm

‘We should try to achieve some nonpartisan approach to the dilemma of errors by presidents without destroying the presidency’

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Confessions of a White House staffer: Nato and nutty professors

December 6, 2019 9:48 am

We were able to get back at the media in a small way — scheduling the press tour of the Christmas decorations for 5 a.m. on a Monday morning

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Pelosi’s rush to impeachment

December 5, 2019 12:54 pm

The Democratic speaker wants impeachment over with. So does everyone else

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Bernie Sanders leans into anti-Semitism

December 5, 2019 12:22 pm

By making Linda Sarsour his surrogate, the Democratic candidate has betrayed his heritage and his party

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Impeachment really is a pathetic clown show 

December 5, 2019 12:14 pm

Somebody needs to say to Schiff and Nadler: ‘You’re fired’

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Impeachment doesn’t work

December 5, 2019 9:06 am

The Democrats could tackle Trump in more effective ways. But they are too interested in the political theater

Secession is much closer than we think

American breakup: secession is much closer than we think

December 5, 2019 6:34 am

The states with the most active secession movements are progressive and want to escape from a federal government they think too conservative

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Donald Trump hates being the butt of ridicule

December 4, 2019 4:35 pm

One slight in his direction and he frets about the moral fabric of America being torn apart

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Trump is saving Nato

December 4, 2019 12:32 pm

Isn’t it bromantic?

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They may take our wine, but they’ll never take our brie-dom

December 4, 2019 8:19 am

Mr Trump, tear down this tariff

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Will Michael Bloomberg break double digits?

December 3, 2019 10:30 pm

Primary voters want the red meat

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Kamala Harris’s downfall has been obvious for months

December 3, 2019 10:14 pm

Democratic elites saw in Harris their perfect ideal for what the electorate wanted, mistaking their own preferences for the preferences of actual voters

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America should kidnap pandas to end the trade war

December 3, 2019 10:40 am

The downsides are low

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Watch: Trump shoots down Corbyn over healthcare ‘for sale’ attack

December 3, 2019 9:26 am

‘If you handed it to us on a silver platter, we want nothing to do with it’

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In 2020, Trump must save the cities

December 2, 2019 2:04 pm

Progressive leadership is destroying urban America

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If Trump wants to dent Corbyn’s election chances, he should just ignore him

December 2, 2019 9:29 am

Conservative insiders concerned the president as ‘totally beyond control’

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Michael Bloomberg’s Chinese appeasement

November 30, 2019 1:26 pm

Xi’s megalomania is unalloyed and unchecked

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The Tories shouldn’t be terrified of Trump

November 28, 2019 6:36 am

They should embrace his absurdity

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Trump’s visit couldn’t come at a worse time — for Boris and for Nato

November 28, 2019 12:44 am

The president will not hesitate to leap feet first into the UK election campaign

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A US-UK free trade agreement will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic

November 28, 2019 12:03 am

Drugs, food, drink, fashion and media will all benefit from a US-UK trade deal

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Why are politicians so obsessed with authenticity?

November 27, 2019 7:01 pm

Another squad marches hopelessly into the enfilade of the inauthenticity firing line

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Confessions of a White House staffer: talking turkey

November 27, 2019 6:34 pm

Judge Jeanine preened around the colonnade like a peacock — or maybe a vulture

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The farce of the ‘Anonymous’ Trump official

November 27, 2019 9:24 am

The official was ‘wrong’ to think the government could covertly rescue the world from Donald Trump

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Will the impeachment inquiry stuff Donald Trump?

November 26, 2019 5:05 pm

President talks turkey as House formalizes probe

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The abject stupidity of the war on vaping

November 25, 2019 5:34 pm

This crusade features ‘public health’ advocates with no claim to scientific soundness or the moral high ground