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White House on edge as 100-day judgment nears

‘We’ve got essentially two-and-a-half weeks to turn everything around,’ says one Trump staffer. President Donald Trump has far more than three years left in his first term. But inside his pressure-cooker of a White House,… Read More

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‘It went off the rails almost immediately’: How Trump’s messy transition led to a chaotic presidency – The Washington Post

Two days after the November election, leaders of President Trump’s transition team presented his inner circle with more than 100 names of candidates for key Cabinet and other senior positions in the new administration. Missing… Read More

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An Orgy of Unnecessary Cruelty

by Robert Reich The theme that unites all of Trump’s initiatives so far is their unnecessary cruelty. 1. His new budget comes down especially hard on the poor – imposing unprecedented cuts in low-income housing,… Read More

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45 thought the World would stop without the US in trade deals? Guess again, markets are closing to US goods.

Pull out of carefully crafted deals in a fit of campaign pique? The world moves on without you as countries queue up to create low tariff deals that only hurts US company’s competitiveness says Politico…. Read More