Despite his best attempt at asserting otherwise in a raucous press conference, President Trump’s month-long presidency has been a chaotic mess, full of public protests, staff infighting, damaging leaks, and court challenges.
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President Donald Trump has made it his political M.O. to uproot the Washington establishment and employ a “bull in a China shop” approach to governing.
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It would be an understatement to say that Donald Trump is not your normal American president.
The Michael Flynn firing as National Security Adviser and rejection of Andy Puzder to be labor secretary were major embarrassments for the Trump White House, but that might be all it is, […]
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Donald Trump had an amazing press conference today.
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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On Thursday evening, a unanimous panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to lift a temporary restraining order on President Donald J. Trump’s executive order barring foreign nationals from seven […]
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Since my return home from lobbying in the halls of Congress with other citizen activists, I have become sensitive to the frustrations my fellow Americans have voiced in regards to Trump’s cabinet […]
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The Ninth Circuit panel did not follow our advice. (This often happens).
I teach college undergraduates in communications and public speaking and the president of the United States has been making my job a lot harder.
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American consumers are accustomed to having a bunch of choices.
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An expert brander, President Donald Trump relied on the political slogan “Make America Great Again” to propel himself to the White House.
Even before he is sworn in, President-elect Donald Trump seems committed to attacking the very government he will be sworn to lead and the very press that actually helped him become president.
I can’t believe that there are still a lot of people out there, especially self-ascribed “liberals,” who keep bemoaning Hillary Clinton’s well-deserved loss and flinging around blame like monkeys do with their […]
In other words: Goodbye, First Amendment. Since the G.W.-Cheney regime, several important parts of our Bill of Rights have been increasingly buried under unconstitutional “laws”: The Patriot Act, the Military Commissions Acts, […]