Friday, November 22, 2019
Jeff Sessions resigns as Attorney General

Jeff Sessions Wants Back in the US Senate

The Story: A seat in the US Senate, representing Alabama, will be up for grabs in 2020. The Democratic candidate will almost certainly be the...

A Squeaker of a Vote in Colorado on Sports Betting & Water Projects

The Story: Several elections and referenda took place around the United States on Tuesday, November 5. One that provided a surprising amount of the night's...

Financing Single-Payer Health Care

The Story: Senator Elizabeth Warren (D - Mass), considered by some to be the front-runner for the Presidential nomination of the Democratic Party, recently set...
Beto O'Rourke: ‘I'm Just Born To Be In It’ | The Last Word | MSNBC

Beto O’Rourke Bows Out of Presidential Race

The Story: Beto O'Rourke first acquired a national reputation when he gave Senator Ted Cruz (R - Texas) a scare in Cruz' 2018 Senatorial reelection...
White House optimistic despite wild stock market swings

Donald Trump and the “Chaos Trades”

The Story: A theory about recent stock futures activity is spreading around the US that suggests a conspiracy involving President Donald Trump. It has become...

Rep. Tim Ryan Drops out of Race for President

The Story:  Tim Ryan, the Congressman who represents the 17th district, Ohio, announced on Thursday, October 24, that he is ending his campaign for the...
Corey Lewandowski: I was mocking Democrat, not girl

Corey Lewandowski Teasing a Senate Campaign

The Story: Corey Lewandowski, who was the campaign manager for Donald Trump through 2015 and the first half of 2016, has said that he is...

Senator Romney (R – Utah) Increasingly at Odds with POTUS

The Story: In recent weeks Mitt Romney, a rookie Senator (elected from Utah in 2018) but long a prominent Republican and in 2012 that party's...
How James Holzhauer dominates 'Jeopardy!'

Latest Candidates’ Debate Turns to Antitrust Law

The Story: On Tuesday, October 15, the leading twelve candidates for the Democratic Party's nomination for President of the United States met on a stage...

Appropriations Committee Chair to Retire, Part II

The Story: Last week, Nita Lowey announced she would not run for re-election next year. This puts in play the seat in the US House...