Democratic Contenders Call for Kavanaugh Impeachment

Julian Castro, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren are pandering to the base.

Ric Ocasek, Cars Frontman, Dead at 75

Another Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is gone.

Open Forum

Where you can't be off topic because there IS no topic.

Missouri Attorney General Refers 12 Catholic Priests For Prosecution For Child Abuse

The effort to bring Catholic Church officials to justice for their decades of criminal conspiracy and child abuse continues to move forward.

One Year Later, There's New Evidence Against Brett Kavanaugh

A new look at the allegations against Justice Brett Kavanaugh uncovers some new evidence.

Major Drone Strike Hits Large Saudi Oil Facility

Houthi rebels in Yemen have claimed responsibility for a massive attack on an important Saudi oil facility.

The US Nomination Process: Candidate over Party

In the US, the candidate defines the party, not the other way around.

As Doubts Grow About The Economy, Trump's Job Approval Suffers

As doubts about the health of the economy start to mount, President Trump's job approval is starting to suffer.

Third Democratic Debate Draws 14 Million Viewers

After falling for the second debate, ratings were back near record levels for the third debate.

President of Twitter?

Is social media making it harder for Democrats to nominate a winning candidate?

Mitt Romney Won't Endorse Anyone In 2020

In a rather obvious rebuke aimed at President Trump, Mitt Romney said this week that he will not endorse anyone for President in 2020.

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Open Forum

Where you can't be off topic because there IS no topic.

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The Trump Administration's Misguided War On Vaping

The Trump Administration is considering banning flavored electronic cigarettes. This would be a a bad idea.

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A Photo for Friday: "Reflecting on Absence"

Welcome to Friday

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House Judiciary Committee Moves Forward On Impeachment. Or Does It?

The House Judiciary Committee is moving forward on impeachment. Sort of.

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Democrats Clash Over Ideology And Policy In Third Presidential Debate

The top ten candidates in the race for the Democratic nomination clashed last night in a debate that made clear the different ideological directions that this race is pulling their party.

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Fact Checking in the Trump Era

Can the media fairly parse the statements of those running against President 'Bottomless Pinocchio'?

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Welcome Back To The World Of Trillion-Dollar Deficits

As predicted, the Federal Budget Deficit has crossed the threshold back into the world of trillion-dollar deficits. This is all due to the hypocrisy of Republicans and so-called conservatives.

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Justin Trudeau Sets Canadian Elections For October As Scandal Continues To Linger

Canada is headed for a new election at the end of October as Justin Trudeau finds his government daling with a scandal.

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Mike Pompeo For National Security Adviser (And Secretary Of State)?

Some reports are suggesting that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo might take on the additional role of National Security Adviser.

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Previewing The Third Democratic Debate

This evening ten Democratic candidates for President, including all of the front runners, appear on stage together for the third debate of the 2020 election cycle.

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Elizabeth Warren's Fundraising Hypocrisy

She decries swanky fundraisers and big money donors while benefiting from both.

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Open Forum

Where you can't be off topic because there IS no topic.

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Netanyahu Throws Peace Process Out The Window

Faced with an election next week, Israel's Prime Minister is pushing a settlement plan that would be an utter disaster.

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Bolton Was A Bad Consigliere, But Trump Is A Bad Don

John Bolton was not a good National Security Adviser, but the real problem with Trump Administration foreign policy comes from the man at the top.

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Scottish Court Declares Suspension Of Parliament Illegal

Boris Johnson suffers a setback in court in Scotland, including a specific finding that he misled Queen Elizabeth II when he sought her permission to suspend Parliament.

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Houston Businessman Ensared By Trump's Irrational Immigration Policies

The case of Roland Gramajo is an excellent example of what's wrong with the Trump Administration's immigration policy.

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9/11/01, Eighteen Years Later

Eighteen years after the September 11th attacks, it's becoming harder to remember what the world used to be like.

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No, John Bolton Didn't Break the National Security Council

Yes, he was terrible at his job. But one can't break that which is already broken.

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Republicans Narrowly Win North Carolina District They Should Have Won Easily

Republicans managed to pull off a narrow win in North Carolina yesterday, but they shouldn't be celebrating.

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President Trump Fires John Bolton

President Trump took to Twitter late this morning to fire his third National Security Adviser.

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Jon Ossoff Enters Race Against David Perdue In Georgia

Democrat Jon Ossoff has thrown his hat in the ring to challenge David Perdue for Georgia's Senate seat in 2020.

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Parliament Suspended, Boris Johnson Handed Consecutive Historic Defeats

Parliament is suspended for the next five weeks but it ended with Prime Minister Boris Johnson being handed historic defeats for an incoming Prime Minister.

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Trump Lies About Scottish Airport for No Apparent Reason

The Air Force's use of Trump hotels predates his presidency---but is still highly problematic.

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