Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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Our ongoing coverage of the bipartisan pollution on the Potomac. Click the links below for insight and analysis into the latest political news from our nation's capital ...
KEYSTONE XL, DAKOTA ACCESS PROJECTS MOVING FOWARD AGAIN ... U.S. president Donald Trump continued to take a sledgehammer to the failed policies of his predecessor on Tuesday, signing a pair of executive orders that will open the door to major...
CRONY CAPITALIST TRADE AGREEMENT FORMALLY RESCINDED ... U.S. president Donald Trump made good on one of his central campaign promises this week, signing an executive order that formally withdrew the United States from the twelve-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. "It is...
TALK ABOUT TAKING THE FIGHT TO WASHINGTON ... The first woman to run a victorious presidential campaign is still fighting for her candidate ... literally, it seems. According to a story published in The New York Daily News early Tuesday, U.S....
NIKKI HALEY'S FAVORITE HOUSE MEMBER BOWS DOWN TO THE WASHINGTON ESTABLISHMENT ...  It didn't take long for establishment Republicans in Washington, D.C. to turn on newly-elected president Donald Trump. We've already written on efforts by fiscally liberal U.S. Senators to block Trump's proposed...
THE "OTHER PARTY OF BIG GOVERNMENT" STRIKES AGAIN ... U.S. president Donald Trump is apparently quite serious about cutting federal spending - which has soared to obscene levels under the administrations of former presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama. Unfortunately, establishment...
RONALD REAGAN? OR DONALD TRUMP? I'll be unembarrassedly old-fashioned here: It is profoundly depressing and vulgar to hear an American president proclaim "America First." - @BillKristol I suppose Bill Kristol really despised this line, too, when he heard it: Well, our concern...
RIGHT WAR, WRONG BATTLE ... White House press secretary Sean Spicer gave his first briefing to members of the media over the weekend ... and it was a doozy.  The spokesman to U.S. president Donald Trump angrily assailed members of the...
PENTAGON, HOMELAND SECURITY CHOICES SWORN IN ... President Donald Trump's first two cabinet appointments were confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Friday - although Democrats succeeded in temporarily delaying the appointment of several others. Trump's team had hoped to match the seven...
45th PRESIDENT VOWS TO STOP "AMERICAN CARNAGE" Donald Trump stormed the gates of the nation's capital on Friday - taking the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States and unleashing a torrent of righteous, populist indignation on...
Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world, thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and restore its...