Mr. President-Punishing Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador Will Only Make Our Immigration Problem Worse

President Trump announced this week that he has instructed the State Department to cut off all financial aid to the Northern Triangle of Central...

Just Walk Away, Don J.

Donald Trump went to Hanoi for his second summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and came away with nothing. The Trump team’s spin...

Huddle in Hanoi: What is the Trump Nuclear Doctrine?

On the eve of the second Trump-Kim nuclear summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, questions are swirling as to what the United States will achieve towards...

Managing Expectations

One of the first things a young political operative learns is: Manage expectations. Actually, the VERY first thing a young political operative learns is:...

DID MATTIS LEAVE A TRAPDOOR IN THE TRANSGENDER BAN?

This week, the Supreme Court, in a short, unsigned order, allowed President Trump’s ban on most transgender people serving in the military to go...

IS DONALD TRUMP CHANNELING THE SPIRIT OF GROUCHO MARX?

On December 19, 2018, President Trump shocked the nation (or, at least, those in the nation paying attention) by announcing his plan to withdraw...

TRUMP IN IRAQ – 90 POINTS

Donald Trump finally went to a combat zone. Earlier this week, Trump and the First Lady made an unannounced trip to Iraq to...

IS THIS ANY WAY TO RUN A COUNTRY? THE ARREST OF MENG WANZHOU

It was always going to be a dramatic confrontation. The President of the United States, ready to take on the bad behavior of China when...

Hung Jury

Here’s what Donald Trump and I have in common: Neither one of us will ever read a single word of the...

Dis-Barred

April…Ah You Know