Politics


Senator Murray: ‘Sad day for our country’

U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) said Tuesday that President Trump has “let…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Attorney General Ferguson vows legal action if Trump cancels DACA

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson joined Gov. Jay Inslee this week…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Gov. Jay Inslee: Trump’s repeal of DACA is ‘cruel action’

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Washington state make take legal action against…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Imploring President Trump to Reconsider Reinstating Program Offering Military Surplus to Police | Laura Finley

On Aug. 28, the Trump administration unveiled a new plan to roll…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

It is Human-Caused Disaster and it is Avoidable | Wim Laven

When Donald Trump heads to Texas for his photo ops this week…

  • Aug 30th, 2017

Trump’s 32nd week in office | In cartoons

President Trump’s response to the deadly protests of white supremacists in Charlottesville,…

What Trump Says vs. What Trump Means | Raging Moderate by Will Durst

Most presidents try to avoid controversy by painstakingly parsing their words like…

Ivanka, Jared Luring Donald into Immigration Swamp | Joe Guzzardi

When, right out of the starting block, President Donald Trump reneged on…

Two Trump Policies At Odds With One Another | John L. Micek

It’s already pretty clear that, in the Trump White House, the left…

Pardoning Arpaio: The Power not the Right | Kary Love

How do I know the Constitution is the supreme law? How do…

  • Aug 26th, 2017

Beat the Press: Trump’s Survival Strategy | Dick Polman

Donald Trump’s mounting assaults on the free and independent press are enough…

U.S. Sen. Murray: ‘That’s not tax reform’

U.S. Senator Patty Murray said Americans can expect the same old, same…

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Facing History In the Age of Trump | Robert C. Koehler

Tempting as it is to isolate Donald Trump as the worst president…

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Trump Disbanding His Own Jobs Initiative Was a Good Thing | Joe Guzzardi

President Trump wisely disbanded his Manufacturing Jobs Initiative (MJI), a sham that…

Trump’s 31st week in office | In cartoons

Violent protests with white supremacists, Nazis and racists. The departure of chief…

Farewell, Steve Bannon | Mel Gurtov

Steve Bannon’s rise to fame and (some) power was at least as…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Charlottesville and the South’s Complicated Relationship With Its Past | John L. Micek

ATHENS, Ga. - All that’s left of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is…

Hateful Haters Hating Hate | Will Durst

Someone please tell the radical left to stop getting their panties in…

CEOs to Trump: You’re Bad for Business | Dick Polman

It’s not often — actually, it’s never happened before — that a…

Nine Presidents | Lee H. Hamilton

One reason I consider myself fortunate to have led a life in…

  • Aug 17th, 2017