Justice Kennedy, the pivotal swing vote on the Supreme Court, announces retirement

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy announced Wednesday that he is retiring from the Supreme Court, a move that gives President Trump the chance to replace the court’s pivotal justice and dramatically shift the institution to the… Read More

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

Trump’s Incredibly Dumb Bet on Coal

by Robert Reich When Donald Trump was running for president, he talked a lot about putting people back to work. And one of the industries he focused on most was the coal industry. He even… Read More

AP source: Trump’s revised travel ban targets same countries

WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft of President Donald Trump’s revised immigration ban targets the same seven countries listed in his original executive order and exempts travelers who already have a visa to travel to the… Read More