Jeff Flake’s Lesson for Republicans: Cross Trump at Your Own Risk

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Before Bob Corker, there was Jeff Flake. Mr. Flake, the even-tempered Republican senator from #Arizona, has for months offered stinging critiques of President Trump’s character, demeanor and truthfulness — the same message… Read More

Why We Need Sanctuary States

by Robert Reich California lawmakers have just passed “sanctuary state” legislation – the first state since Oregon, which 30 years ago passed a law preventing state agencies from targeting undocumented immigrants solely because of their… Read More

For Republicans, ‘Failure Is Not an Option’ on Tax Cuts

WASHINGTON — Republicans are staggering, knocked off kilter by internecine conflict between President Trump and his own party in Congress. Incumbents are under aggressive challenge from conservative activists. Frustrated veteran lawmakers are bailing out. Given… Read More