Shutdown

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Consider the costs

March 22, 2020 6:33 am

The rush to impose sweeping restrictions on public and commercial life across the entire economy should be more carefully evaluated

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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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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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Trump didn’t cave

January 28, 2019 12:28 pm

Democrats and journalists are, as usual, far too quick to declare Trump ‘totally’ defeated

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Roger Stone, Robert Mueller and the Shutdown Samba

January 25, 2019 7:08 pm

Who will win this game of chicken? Unless Trump builds the wall, he loses

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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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How Trump can fix his Pelosi SOTU problem

January 25, 2019 8:34 am

There’s a Jeffersonian solution

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The shutdown is hitting the craft beer industry hard. Isn’t that for the best?

January 18, 2019 3:40 pm

Doesn’t America already have enough fruit-based IPAs?

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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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How Trump can win tonight – but won’t

January 8, 2019 6:45 pm

With a prime time audience, the President could back down and still declare victory. To him, however, compromise is for losers.