2020 Elections

Opinion: Can Bernie Beat Trump?

February 26, 2020 PMSwithESP

Can Bernie win? It’s the 270-electoral vote question. The #1 Democratic issue this year is beating Trump. While Barry Goldwater and George McGovern are examples of ideologically extreme candidates badly positioned to win over swing MORE

Economy

U.S. Markets Plummet a Second Day

February 25, 2020 PMSwithESP

Investors are proving increasingly worried about the coronavirus and its effects, renewing anxieties of recession. Health officials have now warned it is only a matter of time before the virus becomes a public health threat MORE

News

Dr. Ronny Jackson’s Cauliflower Crusade

February 25, 2020 PMSwithESP

Former White House physician Dr. Ronny L. Jackson has described to The New York Times his plot to introduce more vegetables into junk-food fanatic President Donald Trump’s diet. Despite the good doctor’s report that Trump had good MORE

News

The Deep State Hit List

February 24, 2020 PMSwithESP

Over the last 18 months, the White House and allies have compiled a list of disloyalists to oust along with the pro-Trump list of replacements, according to more than a dozen sources who talked to MORE

Health

Coronavirus Hits Italy

February 24, 2020 PMSwithESP

The coronavirus has hit Italy with alarming speed, with case numbers expanding to over 200 in a matter of days in the northern region and spreading. Officials are unsure how the virus reached the country, MORE

News

Anderson Cooper Calls Out Rod Blagojevich

February 22, 2020 PMSwithESP

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on Friday declared himself a “political prisoner” in a contentious interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper over the substantial evidence prosecutors used to convict him on a host of public corruption charges. MORE

News

Is Mick Mulvaney Job Shopping?

February 21, 2020 PMSwithESP

White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney has expressed criticism of the Trump administration’s policies on immigration and the deficit. At an event in England Mulvaney said that the U.S. is “desperate” for more legal MORE

Books

Dan Pfeiffer: Un-Trumping America

February 19, 2020 PMSwithESP

The GOP Doesn’t Need Trump—It’s Already Rigged the System The Daily Beast featured an excerpt from a new book by Dan Pfeiffer, detailing how the GOP has put their thumb on the scales of democracy. MORE

News

Barr Tells People He Might Resign

February 19, 2020 PMSwithESP

Attorney General Billy Barr has reportedly told some people that he may quit his post over Trump’s tweeting about Department of Justice matters, an administration official told the Associated Press. The administration official requested anonymity MORE

News

Another Day, Another Pardon (Or 3)

February 18, 2020 PMSwithESP

Tuesday morning before boarding Air Force One, Trump called Rod Blagojevich’s sentence “ridiculous.” “We have commuted the sentence of Rod Blagojevich,” Trump said. “He served eight years in jail – a long time. I watched MORE

2020 Elections

Alarms Are Sounding For the Nevada Caucus

February 18, 2020 PMSwithESP

Another chaotic disaster could be in the making in Nevada, according to the Washington Post. With the Nevada caucus only days away on February 22, campaign officials and activists are concerned that there could be MORE