Category Archives: US Politics

Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies

   OCTOBER 14, 2017 Modern conservatives have been lying about taxes pretty much from the beginning of their movement. Made-up sob stories about family farms broken up to pay inheritance taxes, magical claims about self-financing tax cuts, and so on … Continue reading

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Đại Tướng James Mattis

Trước khi đảm nhận chức vị Bộ Trưởng Quốc Phòng Hoa Kỳ, trở thành một trong số những quan chức cao cấp thuộc nội các của chính phủ Donald Trump, ông Jame Mattis là Ðại Tướng Thủy Quân Lục Chiến. … Continue reading

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So far, Trump has been mercifully incompetent

Opinions President Trump. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) By Dana Milbank Opinion writer March 17 “The world is laughing at us. They’re laughing at the stupidity of our president.”  — Donald Trump, October 2016 Stupid is as stupid does. During the presidential … Continue reading

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President Trump’s Inaugural Address, Annotated

January 20, 201710:13 AM ET Donald Trump is now the 45th president of the United States. NPR reporters and editors across the newsroom have annotated his inaugural address. Follow NPR’s full online coverage with our live blog. DONALD TRUMP Chief … Continue reading

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The Congress/English Dictionary

Nancy Pelosi and Paul Ryan exchanging pleasantries at the opening of the 115th Congress.CreditAndrew Harrer/Bloomberg By STEVE ISRAEL COMMENT2017-01-20T07:07:54-05:007:07 AM ET His supporters may adore him for “saying what everyone thinks,” but President-elect Donald J. Trump is about to confront … Continue reading

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Trump May Make Bipartisanship Popular Again

Preparations for the inauguration being readied near the U.S. Capitol, on Thursday.CreditSam Hodgson for The New York Times By MARK SCHMITT COMMENT2017-01-20T07:07:40-05:007:07 AM ET Like many Americans, I’ve worried about the consequences of Donald J. Trump’s presidency during the long … Continue reading

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We Still Need an Answer, Mr. President-Elect

By DAVID LEONHARDT COMMENT2017-01-20T08:43:19-05:008:43 AM ET This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can sign up here to receive more briefings and a guide to the section daily in your inbox. The president-elect and his transition team … Continue reading

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