Trump is drowning in scandal. He can’t focus on Syria.

It tells you something about the chaos engulfing the Trump administration that the U.S. airstrikes on Syria had to jostle for public attention with the voluminous news of the president’s scandals. Friday began with President… Read More

The GOP’s latest gestures toward fiscal responsibility ring hollow

The business model of the modern Republican Party does not produce real-world budget discipline. So today, GOP lawmakers turn to make-believe. Within the last four months, the Republican president and party leaders in Congress took… Read More

Gingrich compares FBI raid of Trump lawyer to Nazi secret police

Former Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) tore into the FBI after its raid of President Trump‘s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, likening agents’ actions to those of the secret police during the Nazi era. Gingrich said during an interview… Read More