Politics

exoneration

We should celebrate Mueller’s exoneration of Trump

March 27, 2019 2:18 pm

Invoking the mighty machinery of the constitution to pursue grievances is bad for the office of the presidency, and therefore the United States

russiagate

Thanks to Russiagate, Trump could win in 2020

March 27, 2019 11:11 am

The plan to destroy him has backfired spectacularly

’michael avenatti’s

Michael Avenatti’s delusions of grandeur

March 26, 2019 1:57 pm

In Greek, Nike means ‘victory’ but Avenatti looks to be going down to a nasty defeat

Devin Nunes

Devin Nunes: hero of the republic

March 25, 2019 6:20 am

The California congressman stood against the tide of garbage when others wouldn’t

Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Could the Mueller report’s findings help Democrats in 2020?

March 24, 2019 11:55 pm

Removing Russia from the mix may focus more attention on the Trump presidency itself and less on his machinations during 2016

ag william barr letter congress

IN BRIEF: A quick summary of AG Barr’s letter to Congress

March 24, 2019 6:09 pm

No coordination or collusion between Trump campaign and Russians

michael bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg has become the 2020 anti-candidate

March 24, 2019 6:23 am

He insults Democratic contenders, and sounds increasingly petty.

robert mueller

The vast attempt to undo the 2016 election has failed

March 23, 2019 9:54 am

History moves on. The NeverTrumpers cannot

washington mueller’s

Robert Mueller’s day off

March 22, 2019 6:14 pm

No indictments, Trump emboldened

george conway stone cold

George Conway should wear ‘stone cold’ as a badge of honor

March 20, 2019 12:21 pm

Trump reserves that term for his most fearsome adversaries

andrew yang

Andrew Yang is the Democrat Ron Paul…except he might actually win

March 19, 2019 2:44 pm

Don’t underestimate the digital power of the #YangGang

biden

How Biden loses

March 18, 2019 9:14 am

He’s just a familiar face who entails the fewest risks

john mccain

Trump picks a fight with the ghost of John McCain…and loses

March 17, 2019 7:28 pm

A Trump attack is a mere projection of his own neuroses and anxieties

beto o’rourke michael avenatti

Michael Avenatti: Why Beto can’t win

March 17, 2019 6:20 pm

To beat Trump, the Democrats need a candidate who is as tough as him

cynical inertia

Brexit, Trump’s wall, and the cynical inertia of the political class

March 15, 2019 11:58 am

In our democracies, politicians won’t do what people want

rand paul ben sasse

Ben Sasse poses as a Trump critic. Rand Paul votes like one

March 15, 2019 10:52 am

Many ‘Never Trumpers’ consider Paul a Trump loyalist and Sasse a staunch foe

12 senators trumpism

Has Trumpism hit the wall?

March 14, 2019 5:54 pm

Trump remains the strongest force in the GOP. But what comes after him?

thom tillis emergency

The right have redefined ‘emergency’ to pander to Trump

March 14, 2019 4:25 pm

Every Republican who voted with Trump placed their allegiance to a man over their allegiance to the country, and the constitution

beto

Why Beto is a Beta

March 14, 2019 12:08 pm

He might think himself the next Bill Clinton, but he’s probably the next John Edwards

joe biden

The question isn’t if Joe Biden will screw up: it’s when

March 14, 2019 11:46 am

Can anyone win the 2020 Democratic primary without destroying their chances in the general election?

jexodus jewish question

The Democrats and the Jewish question

March 14, 2019 12:21 am

Talk of ‘Jexodus’ may be premature, but allegations of Democratic anti-Semitism will not stop

jeb! bush

The Chinese must be furious. Imagine blowing $1.3m on Jeb!

March 13, 2019 10:56 am

If you’re paying to gain foreign influence, shouldn’t you buy off someone with...power?

joe biden
indict donald trump

Can you indict a sitting president?

March 12, 2019 10:25 am

The lawyers disagree

dick cheney

Vice vs vice: Cheney barbecues Pence in Georgia

March 11, 2019 9:13 pm

‘We’re getting into a situation when our friends and allies around the world that we depend upon are going to lack confidence in us’