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Quick Takes: Republicans Will Bank Their Tax Cuts
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
A roundup of news that caught my eye today.
Alabama Proves Base Mobilization Isn’t Enough
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
Getting out the base helped Doug Jones win, but it wouldn't have won a single extra congressional seat for the Democrats.
Breaking Down the Republican Campaign to Smear the Mueller Investigation
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
Rep. Devin Nunes seems to be a central figure behind the media attacks on the special counsel.
We Can’t Wait Around for the GOP to Implode
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
Conservatives with moral concerns need to do more than wait for the GOP to reach rock bottom.
The Republican Tax Bill Isn’t a Done Deal Yet
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
There are still some issues that need to be resolved, and Republicans only have one week to do so.
Getting Inside Bannon’s Head
December 15th, 2017, 03:43 PM
Following the Alabama special election, McConnell is pressing his advantage in the Republican Party's civil war.
Yes, Donald Trump Can Obstruct Justice
December 14th, 2017, 03:43 PM
As Mueller's probe intensifies, Trump supporters think it's a legal impossibility. But that's not what the Constitution's framers had in mind.
Quick Takes: A Day For Remembering
December 14th, 2017, 03:43 PM
* I am going to devote today’s Quick Takes to the fifth anniversary of the horrific shooting in Newton, Connecticut at the Sandy Hook School. We’ve had other mass shootings since that day, and all of the victims deserve our undying commitment to doing something to stop them from ever happening again. * Here is... Read more »
Roger Stone Is Betting on Impeachment
December 14th, 2017, 03:43 PM
Roger Stone is already writing a book about Trump's removal from office.
Paul Ryan Just Made the Case For Comprehensive Immigration Reform
December 14th, 2017, 03:43 PM
He said that the new economic challenge for America is people.