Tag Archives: Politico

Joe Manchin: A Profile in (something not even remotely resembling) Courage

Dem senator says no need for Trump sexual harassment investigation: "I've moved on" https://t.co/ldpiyjUINd pic.twitter.com/Xk4VBCygh1 — The Hill (@thehill) December 18, 2017 Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said early Monday that… Read more »

CHIP? Who cares? Children can’t vote.

This week, Minnesota became the first state to run out of federal funds for its Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) since Congress missed a September deadline to renew it. The… Read more »

Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh and Philadelphia with Alabama in between

[P]olling continues to show that—in spite of unprecedented unpopularity—nearly all people who voted for Trump would do it again. But as I compared this year’s answers to last year’s responses… Read more »

So…how’s that “DRAIN THE SWAMP!!” thing working for you??

What’s the deal with Trump administration officials and private jets, huh? And why are the little bags of peanuts so hard to open? Politico reported…that Health and Human Services Secretary… Read more »

Everyone hates government oversight…until it’s desperately needed

Houston left with a toxic mess as Trump relaxes rules https://t.co/q9ohYIQGO8 pic.twitter.com/LcVScfxqU2 — POLITICO (@politico) September 2, 2017 Explosions and fires at a Houston-area chemical plant triggered an evacuation Thursday… Read more »

Why shouldn’t the fox be allowed to police itself while guarding the hen house?

The White House’s latest attack on democracy is unprecedented: https://t.co/n2hUDDQlOg pic.twitter.com/IcFLlf7jqG — Slate (@Slate) June 8, 2017 Last week, President Trump’s White House took a significant but little noticed action…. Read more »

Just when you’d been thinking Trump supporters couldn’t sink any lower….

The first two months of President Donald Trump’s administration have been plagued by a revolving door of scandals and accusations. But a new Morning Consult/Politico poll released Thursday found that… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: “They are very smart, they are very cunning, they are very dishonest….”

OXON HILL, Md. — President Trump intensified his slashing attack on the news media during an appearance before the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, reiterating his charge that “fake… Read more »