Donald Trump has built no wall on the southern border, but he’s definitely stonewalling Congress. While Trump’s declaration that he will order his staff to disobey any subpoena, refuse to turn over any documents, and take every challenge to court may be tied in the media to the report from special counsel Robert Mueller, the truth is that Trump has turned over nothing since Democrats took control of the House in January. Not one witness. Not one page. But the question is: What can Congress do...
Lame, self-serving advice.
Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, For the Progressive Democratic “Resistance” (PDR), post-Modernism is in full flower. They have ruled objective reality inadmissible. There are only stories — his story, her story, they’s story, zhe’s story, and you must believe them because they come out of lived experience — for instance the lived experience of having lost a sure-thing presidential election to a cartoon character with zero political experience, and then having lost the grand...
Chalk up yet another winning month for Trumponomics: The US economy added 263,000 jobs in April, far above the expected 190,000. Unemployment fell to 3.6 percent — the lowest since December 1969, the year of the Miracle Mets and Joe Namath’s triumph in Super Bowl III. Plus: Median wages continued to rise markedly faster than
"Everybody complains about the weather," observed Mark Twain, "but no one does anything about it." That may have been true in his happier day, but not now, when we think man can change anything. Climate change, which is weather over a lengthy period of time, is now on the world's
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, urging Democrats to slow down impeachment talk, infamously said, “Trump is goading us to impeach him.
Trumpist senators are placing extreme pressure on Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr after the committee issued a subpoena demanding further testimony from Donald Trump Jr. They’ve moved on from declarations that it’s “bad form” to subpoena anyone related to Trump without permission, to claims that subpoenaing Trump Jr. is a “travesty of Justice,” to directly “ripping” Burr for his decision. Trump PAC Turning Point USA has singled out Republicans running for reelection in 2020 and...
It's only appropriate that the S&P may be about to suffer its biggest drop of the year one day after hitting a new all time high.
Workers rarely navigate a clear path to a promotion.
Michael Cohen's attempts to strike a deal with prosecutors to either delay or reduce his prison sentence have been unsuccessful, and on Monday he will report to the Federal Correctional Institution, Otisville, where he will serve a three-year sentence for tax evasion, lying to Congress and campaign finance crimes.
In the era of feminism and #MeToo, Netflix’s newest short form show Bonding paints masculinity as bad, states that if a man gets his period then abortions would be sold at grocery stores and that only republicans want to keep bathrooms separated by gender. And that’s just the beginning.
In the era of feminism and #MeToo, Netflix’s newest short form show Bonding paints masculinity as constricting, states that if men got their periods then abortions would be everywhere and claims that only Republicans want to keep bathrooms separated by gender. And that’s just the beginning.
Eying a $16 million pricetag, Hamden Legislative Council members allowed school construction plans to advance to the next step Wednesday evening, but not without making it clear that once it comes time to float the actual bonds, the price might just be too high.
United Illuminating plans to knock down a decommissioned Olive Street electric substation and leave a vacant lot at the heart of Wooster Square in order to reduce its local property tax burden and cut down on security costs.
Now that he's closed out his yuan short to focus on his geopolitical activism, Hayman Capital's Kyle Bass has moved on to his next big trade: Betting against the Hong Kong dollar's 36-year-old peg.