And the SCOTUS Winner Is…

Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump on Monday night named Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a favorite of the Republican legal establishment, to fill the newest vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court, tapping a conservative figure who is likely to push a divided court to the right...

By | July, 10, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Supreme Court’s Swing Vote Announces Retirement

Search for Replacement Begins

Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy announced Wednesday that he will retire at the end of next month, preparing the way for the most significant change in the court's makeup in half a century. The vacancy will allow President Donald Trump to make the Supreme Court a solidly conservative body for years, if not generations, to come — a towering legacy of his time in office...

The Truth Comes Out

DOJ Report Blasts Comey

The Justice Department’s inspector general on Thursday painted a harsh portrait of the F.B.I. during the 2016 presidential election, describing a destructive culture in which James B. Comey, the former director, was “insubordinate,” senior officials privately bashed Donald J. Trump and agents came to distrust prosecutors...

By | June, 15, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Summit: “Very, Very, Good”

A New Beginning?

US President Donald Trump shook the hand of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Tuesday morning local time, an extraordinary display of diplomacy that reflects an unprecedented gamble for two brash leaders' intent on making their mark on history. The men greeted each other with extended hands in front of a row of US and North Korean flags...

By | June, 12, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

A Visit from Our Oldest Ally

France’s Macron Visits Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron emphasized pomp and ceremony on Monday as Macron began a state visit to Washington likely to be dominated by differences with the United States over trade and the nuclear accord with Iran...

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Tariff Talk Sends Markets Reeling, Again

More Tariff Talk

President Donald Trump threatened a major escalation in trade tensions with Beijing on Thursday, saying he was considering imposing tariffs on an additional $100 billion in imports from China. The move would triple the amount of Chinese goods facing levies when entering the U.S...

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