Over the last half century or so, the United States Senate has generally been a less (ideologically) conservative body than the House of Representatives.
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Donald Trump, FEATURED CONTRIBUTORS, immigration first 100 days, immigrant ban, jonah goldberg, muslim ban, principle of proportionality, putin, russia, russian poodle, spy, stephen roberts, travel ban, vladimir putin
It would be an understatement to say that Donald Trump is not your normal American president.
As we look for explanations for why Donald Trump was elected president and try to offer predictions for the future, we should ask whether we’ve been looking in the wrong places. We […]
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Matt Drudge loves to tell a story with his headlines on Drudge Report.
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President Donald Trump has put forth his pick for the Supreme Court: Judge Neil Gorsuch.
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On January 21st, almost half a million people participated in the “Women’s March” in D.C. and about three million participated worldwide.
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He was Hitler before the election. After the election, he is still Hitler.
Here at Political Storm, we work hard to broaden our discourse—to speak intelligibly and listen attentively to one another, regardless of perspective.
American Life, Barack Obama, Donald Trump, FEATURED CONTRIBUTORS, Republican Party abraham lincoln, all lives matter, black lives matter, blue lives, House Divided, lincoln, matter, race, race relations, racial divide, racial strife, stephen roberts
According to numerous polls, the racial rift has widened in our country over the last eight years. To take one snapshot from the polling:
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I recently made it known that I agree with John McCain, Mitt Romney, and, belatedly, President Obama, on the matter of Russia.
How I yearned for a viable third party candidate—Ben Sasse, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, even Mitt Romney.
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While the election battles have died down, another battle surprisingly persists: how do you morally justify President-elect Trump?
Not only will there be several significant off-year political races in 2017, but they will have important implications for the midterm elections in 2018 and presidential election in 2020.
Remember that time when President Obama—even after the election of Republican Scott Brown as a senator from Massachusetts—proceeded to ram Obamacare down the throats of the American people against their wishes? Of […]
It is an idea whose time has come. Every sector of the bloated federal bureaucracy comes with a constituency of employees, individual beneficiaries of its largesse, and special interests whose economic or […]
Recently questioned on the future leadership of the Democratic Party, Vice President Joe Biden listed four people: President Barack Obama, Senator Chuck Schumer, Representative Nancy Pelosi, and—of course—Joe Biden. Oh, and perhaps […]
President-elect Donald Trump is stocking his cabinet and administration at an astonishing clip. Two themes appear throughout many of these picks: military and private-sector experience.
President-elect Donald Trump took a call from Taiwan’s president a few days ago. From the reaction of many professional pundits and print-media prognosticators, you would’ve thought that he had just started World […]
Whether it is his work as a businessman, television personality, presidential candidate, or as president-elect, you can count on one thing from Donald Trump: he will generate news. As a reporter, you […]