Trump-less News Cycle for a Day? A Week?

Cable news outlets couldn’t fill their 24-hour news cycles without Donald Trump. Well, they probably could, but ratings would drop dramatically if reporters working the various federal beats — White House, Congress, Supreme Court, and all the affiliated departments and agencies — weren’t writing about this master marketer mouthing monumental misinformation or lying to us […]

Time to sound a clarion call for leadership in Washington

Our country is in leadership crisis mode. The executive branch of government is not only battling internal wars created by Donald J. Trump, who cares only about fueling his oversized ego and funding his failing business enterprises, but daily conflicts with legislative branch representatives. Checks and balances designed to protect our democractic form of government […]

Trump Launches Desperate Military Distraction

Desperate times for the Bully President call for breaking another campaign promise: getting our armed forces out of Afghanistan, the longest running war in our nation’s history. Donald J. Trump campaigned hard on a theme of pulling our troops out of that Middle Eastern country in order to focus on his “America First” agenda. Scratch that off […]