Any hopes that Trump would rise to the awesome responsibilities of office have been undermined by his actions as president-elect.
The congressional career of Bill Cohen epitomizes the independence and courage needed to check Trump and hold him accountable.
If Trump doesn’t deliver on his campaign promises, the cheers at big rallies may turn to jeers as citizens hold him accountable.
It’s now close to 100 years since women won the right to vote in 1920. If most women have their way, there will be a woman president in 2020.
All candidates should say where they stand on this perilous transformation of American politics.
What happens in November will affect what can be accomplished during the last two years of LePage’s governorship.
Last week, Donald Trump said he is trying to pivot. For a few days afterwards, Trump talked somewhat differently and appeared to shift his position on immigration, the issue with which he started his campaign. But pivoting highlights Trump’s campaign woes and probably won’t convince people who have already created impressions of him. As political […]
In the most recent ABC/Washington Post poll, only one-third of Americans see Trump as having “the kind of personality and temperament to serve effectively as president.”
This political season’s peculiarities should not obscure the seriousness of the choice.
Bernie Sanders has urged his supporters to run for office and get involved in local campaigns. That’s a route followed by numerous Democrats who have been disappointed by a political loss.