Category Archives: White House

Pelosi takes power and sets high bar for Trump impeachment

By Melanie Zanona of The Hill – The morning of her historic swearing-in ceremony, Speaker Nancy Pelosi dismissed impeachment talk during a flurry of media interviews. She set the bar for impeachment high, arguing that any effort to do so … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, Impeachment, Republicans, Robert Mueller, White House

Wall Street Still Hedges, But Donations Decidedly Swing to Democrats

From People’s Pundit Daily While the securities and finance industry still hedges, Wall Street campaign contributions have shifted significantly over the last two cycles. In 2018, the industry donated more to Democrats than Republicans for the first time in a … Continue reading

Posted in Campaign contributions, Congress, Controversial, Democrats, Elections, House of Representatives, Republicans, Senate, Thought-Provoking Analysis, White House

Can the Republic Strike Back?

By Andrew Sullivan in New York Magazine’s Intelligencer Whatever else it will be, Tuesday will be a relief. We will finally find out where we are in the surreal dystopia of the last two years. We will see, in a … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Ego, Elections, government, leadership, Politics, Supreme Court, United States, White House

Read the letter stolen from Trump’s desk and reported in Bob Woodward’s book

By Marshall Cohen and Jamie Gangel of CNN In an attempt to discredit Bob Woodward’s new book, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he “read another phony thing in the book about a trade deal that certain people didn’t want … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, White House

I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration

The New York Times is taking the rare step of publishing an anonymous Op-Ed essay. We have done so at the request of the author, a senior official in the Trump administration whose identity is known to us and whose … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, FiveThirtyEight, New York Times, White House