Articles of Interest
November 15, 2016, 2:17pm

WASHINGTON — Just a few blocks down Pennsylvania Avenue from the White House sits the Trump International Hotel, one of the newest luxury additions to President-elect Donald J. Trump’s

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November 14, 2016, 5:30pm

If you are concerned about the Supreme Court, please consider going to this website and signing a petition asking President Obama to “appoint” Merrick Garland. According to the Washington Post, he has the power to do this since Congress has … Read more »

November 12, 2016, 4:28pm

By Timothy Egan – The New York Times.

This is a very dangerous man, our next president. Dangerous in his certitude about what he doesn’t know. Dangerous in his ignorance of history, his antipathy toward reading, his inability to sort … Read more »

November 12, 2016, 4:13am

By Henry Fountain – The New York Times.

The mug-shot posters, pasted on walls and lampposts around Paris by an activist group during the United Nations climate talks last year, were hardly flattering. They depicted Myron Ebell, a climate contrarian, … Read more »

November 12, 2016, 4:11am

By Steve Eder – The New York Times.

Over the next few weeks, Donald J. Trump will be deep in the throes of selecting cabinet members, reviewing potential Supreme Court justices and deciding on the top priorities for his new … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 7:15pm

By Steven Rattner – The New York Times.

Donald J. Trump is positioned to achieve the most radical reshaping of economic policy since Ronald Reagan. Even under Reagan, Republicans never controlled both houses of Congress.

Since Mr. Trump has yet … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 7:13pm


NAZARETH, Pa. — Debbie Biro became a Republican to vote for Donald J. Trump.

A lifelong Democrat, Ms. Biro, 57, is a churchgoing single mother who practices yoga and does not

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November 11, 2016, 1:51pm

Paul Ryan just announced his plans to phase out Medicare with privatization using vouchers

Talking Points Memo late last night after most were in be published this brief stunning announcement -— “And Here We Go”:

“Paul Ryan just announced … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 1:42pm

By Eric Lipton – The New York Times.

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump, who campaigned against the corrupt power of special interests, is filling his transition team with some of the very sort of people who he has complained

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November 11, 2016, 1:41pm

In November 2000, as the Florida recount gripped the nation, a newly elected Democratic senator from New York took a break from an upstate victory tour to address the … Read more »