Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Trump defends Equinox investor amid media's fundraiser fury

President Trump is Impeached: Gabbard Votes “Present”

The Story: On Wednesday, December 18, the US House of Representatives voted to send to the Senate for trial two counts of impeachment regarding...

Democratic Debate Drama: The Picket Line

The Story: The Democratic National Committee has now hosted several debates among the candidates for that party's nomination for President of the United States. There...
Bernie Sanders announces plan to eliminate student debt

Senator Sanders Errs, Walks it Back

The Story: Senator Bernie Sanders (VT), one of the leading contenders for the Democratic Party's nomination for President, tweeted Friday, December 13, "I retract my...

Climate Activism and the ‘Person of the Year’

The Story: Time, a news magazine publishing  since 1923, chooses a Person of the Year (in less enlightened eras this was called its "Man of...
Rep. Duncan Hunter | Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO)

Duncan Hunter, Facing Prison, Resigns from House

The Story: Duncan Hunter, who represents California's 50th district in the US House of Representatives, announced Friday, December 5, that he will resign from that...

US-Saudi Relations Get Even Trickier

The Story:  On the morning of December 6, at the US Naval Air Station Pensacola, a gunman opened on a crowd, killing three people and...
Sen. Kamala Harris pushes Medicare for all

Senator Harris Out of the 2020 Campaign

The Story: Senator Kamala Harris (D - Ca), who has been running for President since January of this year, tweeted Tuesday, "with deep regret --...
How Mayor Pete Buttigieg And President Donald Trump Handle Protesters | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Mayor Buttigieg, Role Models, and Race

The Story: In recent days, words spoken by Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana, 8 years ago have come back to haunt him as...

How to Think About Bilateral Trade Deficits

The Story: The bilateral deficit of US/China trade has long been a selling point for the trade policies of the present administration. It is an...
Bloomberg considering 2020 run as Democrat

Michael Bloomberg’s About-Face Campaign

The Story: In March this year, billionaire and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg made a decisive announcement about his Presidential campaign: there wasn't...