The following is a news analysis. There has been an understandable (and predictable) effort by President Trump’s opponents within the State Department and beyond to controversialize his foreign policy practices. Among the supposed controversies is Trump’s use of his personal adviser and attorney Rudy Giuliani, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Special Envoy Kurt Volker, U.S. Ambassador […]
Today, Nov. 15, the White House released the transcript from the first call President Trump had with the newly-elected president of Ukraine. (Read the second call by clicking the link here.)
President Trump has insisted his July 25, 2019 phone call with Ukraine’s president was “perfect.” His critics argue it’s evidence of a criminal quid pro quo, extortion and bribery. Read the transcript as released by the White House below. Note: Per procedures described by White House officials, the “transcript” is not necessarily a direct verbatim […]
The following is a new analysis There are plenty of post mortems on day one of the impeachment hearings against President Trump. There’s a summary in The Huffington Post, this left-sided take is from Rolling Stone, and here’s a view from the right-side in The Washington Examiner. Instead of reinventing the wheel, I’ll highlight a […]
We review an abbreviated timeline of the threats to impeach President Trump, starting before he took office.
The vast majority of those who responded to the latest unscientific poll at SharylAttkisson.com are not happy with the Democrats’ handling of the Trump impeachment effort to date. Ninety-eight percent (98%) said they disapprove. Only 2% said they approve. Do you approve of the Democrats’ handling of Trump impeachment effort to date? 2% Yes 98% […]
The talk of impeachment makes Trump advocates support him even more. That’s according to the latest unscientific poll at SharylAttkisson.com. Of those who answered this survey, 94% said they “support Trump more” amid the discussion of his impeachment. One percent (1%) of Trump critics say it makes them oppose Trump even more. The talk of […]
The following is an excerpt from an article in the liberal publication The Atlantic. When House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave her blessing to an impeachment inquiry three weeks ago, she also laid down a marker: The investigation wouldn’t center on any of the issues that Democrats have obsessed over for the last three years. Not Russian […]