Category Archives: Donald Trump

Why the FBI might’ve thought Trump could be working for Russia

By Aaron Blake writing for The Fix in the Washington Post – The theory that President Trump is or has been a Russian asset is a popular one among his detractors. But for the first time, we’re learning that it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, FBI, Russia, Washington Post

We’re All To Blame For The Shutdown

By Oliver Roeder of FiveThirtyEight – At its strategic core, the partial government shutdown is a breakdown of bargaining: two sides, no solution in sight. President Trump and congressional Democrats are engaged in the latest battle of a game that … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Democracy, Donald Trump, Shutdown

F.B.I. Opened Inquiry Into Whether Trump Was Secretly Working on Behalf of Russia

By Adam Goldman, Michael S. Schmidt and Nicholas Fandos of the New York Times – In the days after President Trump fired James B. Comey as F.B.I. director, law enforcement officials became so concerned by the president’s behavior that they … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, FBI, James Comey, Russia, United States

Shutdown could cost U.S. economy $13 billion a month

By Daniel B. Kline of the Motley Fool – The partial shutdown of the United States government affects far more than the 800,000 federal workers who are either furloughed or working without pay. The impact of the shutdown is radiating … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Food, House of Representatives, Hunger, Political parties, Politics, Republicans, Senate

Maybe Trump can’t win in 2020, but Democrats can lose

By Jonah Goldberg, Tribune Content Agency Donald Trump probably can’t win the 2020 presidential election, but the Democrats can lose it. Trump would almost surely lose if the current political climate holds through 2020. According to a Fox News poll, … Continue reading

Posted in Elections, Republicans, Donald Trump, polls, Democrats, 2020 election