Category Archives: The Hill

Americans are now desperately ‘reaching for hope’

Anthony DiFlorio in The Hill – Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn shine a light on sweeping economic and social struggles across the United States in an important new book. For most of their journalistic lives, Nicholas Kristof … Continue reading

Posted in The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Biden’s pick for vice president doesn’t matter much

David Schultz, professor of political science at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn., writing in The Hill – There is little evidence that vice presidential candidates affect voter turnout, or voters’ choice for president in any significant way. My research … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, The Hill

Germans think Trump is more dangerous to world peace than Kim Jong Un and Putin: survey

Zack Budryk of The Hill – Asked to rank the greatest threat to world peace between Trump, Kim, Putin, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Chinese President Xi Jinping, 41 percent named Trump, compared to Kim at 17 percent, … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, The Hill

More than 1600 attend Buttigieg Iowa event that expected 50

from Morgan Gstalter of The Hill – More than 1,600 people attended a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg in Des Moines, Iowa, yesterday, May 16, after it was originally supposed to be a 50 person meet-and-greet.  The candidate has surged … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, Gender, The Hill

A nuclear October surprise?

By Tim Judson in The Hill The Trump administration has been plotting for many months to seize power over the electrical generation sector by executive order, and despite widespread opposition and infighting that set the effort back this week, analysts … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Energy, The Hill