Monthly Archives: November 2018

Trump, Kavanaugh impeachment speculation kicks up after Dems’ House takeover

By Adam Shaw of Fox News With Democrats set to reclaim control of the House in January and President Trump already infuriating them with the forced resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, speculation is rampant over whether they will use … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, Supreme Court

Midterm fury fuels Trump’s assault on constitutional norms

Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN President Donald Trump is intensifying his challenge to constitutional constraints and governing norms that are already facing their gravest test since Watergate in the 1970s. Trump has reacted to the coming Democratic majority in the … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional law, Democracy, Donald Trump, Elections, United States

How the Florida recount will unfold – and why it matters

By Letitia Stein of Reuters Florida elections officials are racing to recount ballots this week after razor-thin voting margins left the state’s marquee contests for the U.S. Senate and governor too close to call. Republicans took the lead in last … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Congress, Constitutional law, Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Elections, Florida, Political parties, Politics, Republicans, Senate, Supreme Court

Women and Leadership 2018

Wide gender and party gaps in views about the state of female leadership and the obstacles women face By Juliana Menasce Horowitz, Ruth Igielnik and Kim Parker of Pew Research Two years after Hillary Clinton became the first woman to … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Congress, Democrats, Hillary Clinton, leadership, Pew Research, Politics, Republicans, Women

U.S. Law Enforcement Failed to See the Threat of White Nationalism. Now They Don’t Know How to Stop It

By Janet Reitman in the New York Times For two decades, domestic counterterrorism strategy has ignored the rising danger of far-right extremism. In the atmosphere of willful indifference, a virulent movement has grown and metastasized. Continue reading…

Posted in Controversial, Domestic violence, FBI, leadership, New York Times, terrorism, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States