Border wall

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

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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

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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

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McConnell: Senate to block Trump’s border emergency

March 4, 2019 1:55 pm

Whether Trump can redirect billions towards his border wall will be voted on in a separate Senate measure later this month

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Who runs the migrant caravan?

February 18, 2019 5:50 pm

As the Exodus marches across Mexico, its organizational structure transforms and evolves

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‘Off the reservation’ Ann takes on ‘idiot’ president over wall ‘emergency’

February 15, 2019 3:53 pm

Coulter may not ‘decide policy’, but does she command the base?

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The scariest news for Trump isn’t about a border wall

February 12, 2019 5:11 pm

Foreign policy might be the only sphere in which Trump can try to bolster his sagging ratings

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Joy Villa: Border wall Grammys dress made people angrier than ever

February 12, 2019 4:37 pm

Camila Cabello seemed to approve though

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How Trump could monster Beto O’Rourke in 2020

February 12, 2019 12:30 pm

The former Texas congressman ticks a lot of the right wrong boxes

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Tentative budget deal would cut ICE beds by 22 percent

February 12, 2019 10:34 am

But can it help avoid another government shutdown?

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One Nation Trumpism can win

February 6, 2019 11:03 am

Trump is divisive. He splits his opposition perfectly

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Donald Trump chooses greatness — and so should we

February 5, 2019 10:52 pm

SOTU 2019 had a fuller agenda of things to be done and a more circumspect and humble offer to the other side of the aisle

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How the shutdown helped Trump

January 29, 2019 2:00 pm

A new poll indicates an increase in support for his border security plans in battleground states

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In ending the shutdown, has Pelosi brought Trump to heel?

January 25, 2019 4:17 pm

His failure to procure a single cent for a border wall is already enraging his erstwhile supporters on the right

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Bye-bye: Trump engineers fresh shutdown with Chuck and Nancy

January 9, 2019 5:04 pm

Leading Republicans are unwilling to confront the President about the perils of the course he has chosen

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Trump’s main problem? His interests don’t match the GOP’s

December 29, 2018 7:44 pm

The longer he’s cooped up in the White House, the crazier his pronouncements become