Category Archives: Donald Trump

Does The GOP Belong To Trump?

FiveThirtyEight’s weekly politics chat. Today, we’re partnering with The Weekly Standard to explore a question that everyone seems to have an opinion on: To what extent does the Republican Party now belong to President Trump? “Trump actually doesn’t have particularly … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, FiveThirtyEight, Hillary Clinton, Republicans

Trump admin cuts number of refugees U.S. will admit to lowest level in four decades

by Julia Ainsley, Abigail Williams and Dan De Luce of NBC News The Trump administration announced Monday that it would limit the number of refugees admitted into the United States in the next fiscal year to 30,000, the lowest number … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Immigrants

Is Trump’s Legitimacy At Risk?

By Julia Azari of Marquette University for FiveThirtyEight Has the guilt of Trump’s aides affected his ability to govern? Max Boot, a writer for the Washington Post, addressed this question in a recent article: “Trump is now an illegitimate president … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Donald Trump, government, Paul Manafort, Washington Post

The Democrat Who Could Lead Trump’s Impeachment—Or Stand in Its Way

By Russell Berman in the Atlantic A neighborhood resident had asked about impeachment: What were the chances, she wondered, that it could happen if Democrats won back the House majority this fall? “Right now, I don’t want to talk about … Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Elections, Impeachment, Politics

Video: Bob Woodward: Trump ‘detached from reality,’ jeopardizes national security

Video with  Jane C. Timm  of NBC News and Bob Woodward Veteran journalist Bob Woodward said Monday in an exclusive interview on NBC News’ “Today” that President Donald Trump is “detached from reality” and jeopardizes American national security. “I’ve never … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Geopolitical, Thought-Provoking Analysis, Video