If Dems Know What to Do About China, They’re Not Saying

Trump may be breaking China and the United States apart-and the 2020 candidates haven’t voiced any clear alternatives. (more…)

House delays legal action against Barr as Dems secure ‘key’ Mueller evidence

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Monday that he has decided to postpone legal action against the Justice Department for access to former special counsel Robert Mueller’s files. Nadler (D-N.Y.) ascribed his decision to an unspecified agreement with the Justice Department to begin providing “key evidence” that Mueller…

Give Trump an Ultimatum on Stonewalling

Washington • If you want to understand how fundamentally President Trump and his Republican allies have damaged our capacity for self-government, look no further than the debate over whether he should be impeached. (more…)

Republicans whistle past the ‘legislative graveyard’

The Senate is going to get back to good ol’-fashioned legislating any day now. Republicans swear it. Mitch McConnell’s Senate has been almost entirely focused on confirming President Donald Trump’s personnel and judges and has little in the way of recent legislative victories. “It is frustrating,” Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa),…

Automatic Voter Registration is Good for Service Members, Veterans, and All New Yorkers

The idea is simple: instead of placing the onus of registration on individuals, eligible voters are automatically registered to vote by the state when they … … (more…)

Hu Honua Delays Compound While Waiting For Court Judgement

PEPEʻEKEO, Hawaiʻi – The bioenergy company says the continued employment of its workers are placed at risk as it awaits the Hawaiʻi Supreme … … (more…)

Latest Iowa poll means more than you might think

On the eve of the 2008 Iowa Democratic caucuses, the Des Moines Register’s poll concluded that then-Sen. Barack Obama would win the contest by … … (more…)

Giuliani likens Pelosi to Sen. Joseph McCarthy

Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday for saying she wants to see the president in prison, and likened her to Sen. Joseph McCarthy during the Red Scare of the 1950s. “Pelosi said @realDonaldTrump should go to prison. But she said nothing about…

The Irish Times view on Spanish government formation: Problems, past and present

The Supreme Court last week paralysed one of Sánchez’s keystone projects, the exhumation of former dictator Gen Francisco Franco from his … … (more…)